Aspire S7 Ultrabook series with 11.6″ and 13.3″ touchscreens announced

acer-aspire-s7-ultrabook[ad#ad-1]Acer just announced the Aspire S7 series, which includes a 13.3-inch model and an 11.6-inch model, the first in the company’s Ultrabook lineup. The S7 Ultrabooks have screens that fold back 180 degrees, allowing the system to lie flat.  They are made of 12.5mm-thick unibody aluminum, sport backlit keyboards and “full HD” displays.  The 11-inch model is rated for up to nine hours of battery life, while the 13.3-inch model promise 12 hrs of battery life.

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Acer Introduces Premium Touch Ultrabook™ – Aspire S7

Iconic design for the thinnest and smallest Ultrabook™ devices

TAIPEI, TAIWAN (June 4, 2012) – Acer today introduces its newest premium Windows® 8 Ultrabook™ devices – the Aspire S7 Series – at Computex Taipei. Available in two sizes, 13.3-inch and 11.6-inch, these are the thinnest and smallest, respectively, Full HD touch Ultrabooks™. Both feature a sleek aluminum metallic unibody design and provide a more engrossing computing experience. The larger model additionally sports a glossy, sculpted glass cover, delivering a trendy and elegant appearance.

With the aluminum unibody design, the S7 Ultrabooks™ are exceptionally slim and light, yet durable enough to handle the rigors of everyday use. The 13.3-inch model offers up to 12 hours of battery life, while the 11.6-inch model can run for up to 9 hours, to ensure a full day of on-demand productivity and media consumption from a single charge. To make the best of the powerful performance components, Acer designed its innovative Acer Twin Air cooling system to produce efficient cooling and deliver the best thermal comfort.

Acer’s S7 Series also features a light-sensing keyboard, which automatically detects changes in lighting conditions and adjusts the keyboard backlight brightness.

The new S7 range are singular ultra-mobile devices that blend performance, aesthetics and user-friendliness, giving modern day explorers the most complete and satisfying computing experience.