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Acer unveils newly-improved Aspire S7 ultrabook

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Acer unveils newly-improved Aspire S7 ultrabook

Acer unveils newly-improved Aspire S7 ultrabook

Acer makes awesome laptops and ultrabooks. That is why we weren't surprised at all when it unveiled a refreshed Aspire S7 ultrabook today at Computex 2013 in Taiwan.

So what has changed? Quite a lot, actually.

A far cry from last year's model, the new Aspire S7 features an improved battery life for "all-day computing." We haven't tested the ultrabook yet, but Acer's statement is compelling.

Also, Acer managed to up the ante by adding a refined electroluminescent (EL) backlit keyboard for more natural typing, a second-generation Acer TwinAir cooling technology that claims to eliminate fan noise, and a new wireless display (WiDi) technology.

The Aspire S7 sports a 13.3-inch with a 1920 x 1080 resolution, and it can be upgraded to 2560 x 1440 resolution, thanks to its WQHD display. Under the hood is a 4th generation Intel Core processor and a RAID 0 solid state drive.

This ultrabook will retail for $1,400, with upgrades costing more at $1,700. It will be available in Q3. 

Source: Acer

 

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<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/21" rel="author">Gene Ryan Briones</a>
Gene Ryan Briones (Google+) is a technology journalist with a wide experience in writing about the latest trends in the technology industry, ranging from mobile technology, gadgets and robots, as well as computer hardware and software.

 

 

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