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Acer unveils new Aspire S series notebooks

In photo (L-R): Host Mikael Daez, Megan Young, winners of the #Aspire contest, Francis Kong, and Cuki Pendor Acer PH senior product manager.

Acer is looking to reinforce the aspirations of its consumers with the latest Aspire S series.

The newest notebook series from Acer comes engineered with various innovations and class-leading design, striking the perfect balance between head-turning aesthetics and productivity-boosting technology.

The new Acer S series consists of three main models: the S3, S5, and what is dubbed to be the thinnest laptop in the world, the Acer Aspire S7.

The world’s thinnest laptop, Acer Aspire S7

Leading the bunch is the Aspire S7. This laptop boasts a 9.98mm ultra-thin form factor that is as thin as your regular pencil and tips the scales at only 1.125 kg. At its core is a 7th generation Intel Core i5-7Y54 processor paired with an Intel HD Graphics 615 and 256 GB SSD, offering unrivalled power to meet every productivity need. As far as mobility goes, it is packed with a 4-cell battery pack that promises up to 9 hours of non-stop operation.

It has an all-metal chassis that is visually stunning and tolerates heat better. Add to that, it is fitted with a 13.3-inch display with IPS technology, full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution, Acer CineCrystal LED-backlit TFT LCD, and protection from scratches and whatnot courtesy of Corning Gorilla glass. It also features an HD webcam, ultra-fast 802.11ac wireless LAN with a 2×2 MU-MIMO, Bluetooth 4.0, USB Type-C port, supports DisplayPort, and more importantly, it runs Windows 10.

Acer Aspire S3 (left) and Acer Aspire S5 (right)
Acer Aspire S3 (left) and Acer Aspire S5 (right)

The other Acer S series laptops: S3 and S5 offer a wider range of specifications designed for heavier applications. The Aspire S3 and S5 both come with Intel Core processor and Intel HD Graphics 520, supporting OpenGL 4.4, OpenCLTM 2.0, and Microsoft DirectX 12. Both also have the capacity to support up to 512 GB of data for its solid-state drive (SSD). In addition from the top-of-the-line ultra-fast connectivity of the Acer Aspire S Series, S3 and S5 also features a gigabit ethernet, Wake-on-LAN ready, and battery life of up to 12 hours.

The launch of the Acer Aspire S series is in line with the company’s #Aspire campaign, where, through Aspire laptops, hardworking Filipinos who ambitiously seek to improve their lives are celebrated. Two of the most influential people in career development and business have been chosen to be #Aspire brand ambassadors, Francis Kong and Megan Young. The new brand ambassadors also joined the unveiling of the new Aspire S laptops.

The Acer Aspire S7 retails for PHP 64,999, meanwhile the S3 is priced at PHP 32,999 for the silver variant and PHP 42,999 for gold (comes with a bigger storage and 7th gen Intel Core i5 processor). As for the Aspire S5, price will start from PHP 39,999 to PHP 44,999. All the Aspire S series laptops come bundled with 2 years of warranty.

To know more about the S series notebooks of Acer Philippines, go to www.acer.com.ph, follow Acer via Twitter (twitter.com/acerphils) or www.Facebook.com/AcerPH.