In an exclusive event in New York, Acer has launched new range of Aspire laptops, running Windows 10. The new lineup of Aspire includes Aspire 1, Aspire 3, Aspire 5, and Aspire 7.
These notebooks focus towards a wide range of consumers where Aspire 1 and Aspire 3 are supposed to cater students and other casual individual users. Aspire 5 targets the practical and mainstream consumers, whereas Aspire 7 is for the consumers willing to go for real powerful machine in their hands.
The Aspire 1 has been crafted to hit the sweet spot for users looking for a notebook for family sharing and web browsing or as a second device.
With the 14-inch screen, Aspire 1 is powered by Intel Celeron or Pentium processors with 32 or 64 GB eMMC storage. 4 GB DDR3L memory and Intel® HD Graphics supported with up to 9 hours of battery time. The laptop measures less than 18 mm in height and weighs in at 1.65 kg.
It includes a one-year subscription of Office 365 Personal, and 1 TB of OneDrive storage. The laptop features 802.11ac wireless technology, one USB 3.0 port, two USB 2.0 ports, a HDMI port and Ethernet.
Aspire 1 Pricing and Availability
The Acer Aspire 1 series will be available in North America in June starting at $219; and in EMEA in June starting at €249. Expect the laptop in Pakistan for around PKR ~30,000/-
Aspire 3 follows the same design and creative inspirations of the Aspire 1 but Aspire 3 upgrades from within. With the power and performance boost for more intensive media consumption needs, the Aspire 3 comes with either a 14-inch HD, 15.6-inch HD or 15.6-inch Full HD display. Processor options for the Aspire 3 include Intel Core, Celeron and Pentium processors, with up to 12 GB of memory.
It also includes Acer’s BlueLightShield technology, which reduces the exposure of blue light which may help reduce eye strain.
Aspire 3 Pricing and Availability
The Acer Aspire 3 series will be available in North America in June starting at $299; in EMEA in June starting at €399; and in China in April starting at ¥2,799. Expect the Aspire 3 series starting at PKR ~45,000/-
The Aspire 5 is powerful enough for photo-editing or online publishing. The Aspire 5 is powered by up to 7 th Gen Intel Core processors and latest NVIDIA GeForce graphics.
The laptop features maximum of 20 GB DDR4 2400 MHz memory. The Aspire 5 comes in various storage options to choose from with HDD up to 2 TB and M.2 SSD up to 256 GB. The machine is packed with enhanced multimedia performance and comes in 15.6- inch HD or Full HD display with IPS technology. It provides consistent colors and viewing from wide angles.
Aspire 5 features a USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 1 port, USB 3.0 port that supports power-off charging, and another two USB 2.0 ports. Acer TrueHarmony delivers lifelike audio, while two digital microphones with Acer Purified. Voice ensures a great Cortana with Voice experience.
Aspire 5 Pricing and Availability
The Acer Aspire 5 series will be available in North America in June starting at $449; in EMEA in June starting at €549; and in China in April starting at ¥3,999. Expect the Aspire 5 in Pakistan to start at PKR ~65,000/-
The top of the line, Aspire 7 is designed for professionals such as designers or anyone who needs power and performance to match their professional ambitions. It’s packed within a premium aluminium cover with stylized texture.
With either a 15-inch or 17-inch display, Aspire 7 features a powerful 7th Gen Intel Core standard-voltage processor and up to NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 graphics. This machine comes with up to 32 Gig of DDR4 2400 MHz memory and storage (HDD up to 2 TB and M.2 SSD up to 512 GB).
The Aspire 7 also packs a HD camera with HDR and Dolby Audio Premium for great entertainment experience. The laptop is packed with 2×2 MIMO 802.11ac wireless technology and Gigabit Ethernet. Other ports configuration is borrowed from Aspire 5, including power-off charging.
Aspire 7 Pricing and Availability
The Acer Aspire 7 series will be available in North America in June starting at $799; in EMEA in July starting at €899; and in China in May starting at ¥5,999. Expect Aspire 7 in Pakistan to start at PKR ~100,000/-