The Acer introduced Aspire S7 series in June 2012, and since then they have added slender, lightweight and heavy-duty performers in their ever-growing kitty. This Aspire7 11.6 inch product is incredibly slim, flexible touch screen wonder.
Acer Aspire S7 Ultrabook
Design and display
This 11.6 inch touch screen notebook has good aesthetics. It has a unique design with curves and squares with brushed aluminum. It gives a solid impression with a crosshatch pattern. The keyboard unit is encased in metal with comfortable matt surface and the laptop base is strong white plastic that brings together the whole look. This combination of the sleek lines, light weight and amazing finish makes it one of the best designed lightweight ultrabooks.
A super thin, strong and scratch resistant display is also easy to clean. This 11.6 inch display has 12.2 mm aluminium slim unibody with 0.48 chassis. It boasts crisp HD display and ten point touch. The flexibility of this ultra-book is unimaginable. It can be opened to 180 degrees and can be laid flat and be used from both sides. This flexible screen is great for sharing and collaborating. It also has electro luminescent backlit keyboard optimizing its glow in low light.
- Dimensions- 11.9x 323.3x 223.5 mm
- Weight – 1.30 kg
- Battery – 2340 mAh Embedded Lithium Polymer(4 cell) / maximum power supply 65 Watts and gives up to 5 hours of uninterrupted usage.
- Built in devices – Webcam and microphone
It has smooth running Windows 8 OS and Intel dual core i5-3317U processor at 1.70 GHz with Intel HM77 Express chipset. The processor can be upgraded with i7 too. The standard memory is 4 GB with Intel’s HD 4000 graphics and solid strait drive capacity of 256 GB. It has good network and interface options with Wi-Fi, micro HDMI video output, 2 USB 3.0 ports and MicroSD card reader. There is a provision of high-speed thermal fans termed as ‘Twin Air’ that helps in keeping the computer cool and ensures a longer battery life. There are many preloaded applications/ software for educational, entertainment or professional use including Amazon Kindle, Evernote, Netflix and Hulu plus. A very good Acer theft shield application stats alarm if the laptop is moved beyond 10 feet from the designated WI-Fi signal.
Acer Aspire S7 Price
The price for an Acer Aspire7 11.6 inch starts approximately at $1,099 at Amazon.
Acer Aspire S-7-191 is undoubtedly one of the smallest and sleekest notebooks ever seen. Having a sturdy look with its aluminum lid, this Ultrabook is sharp and responsive. It won’t be an exaggeration if I say that Acer Aspire S7-191 is the only Ultrabook that challenges MacBook Air in terms of features and design.