October 22, 2011

Acer Aspire S3-951-2464G34iss

Acer Aspire S3-951, the MacBook Air Alternative?

MacBook air is considered as the thinnest (?) laptop available in the market today. Will that statement still be true in the next days to come? Many seem goggling now on the Acers next big move on providing us their new lines of notebook computers, the Acer Ultrabooks. Acer’s first Ultrabook model is the Acer Aspire S3-951. The initial wave of Intel-based Ultrabooks were so designed to be a good alternative to the MacBook Air and is now available, this October, with a price tag of USD900.00. In the Philippines its price is more or less 45,000 pesos for the Acer Aspire S3-951-2464G34iss model.

The new Acer Aspire S3-951 has a 13.3-inch screen with a hard drive capacity of 320GB. For the S3-951-2464G34iss model, it is powered by 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ i5-2467M with a clock speed of 1.6Hz and with Turbo Boost up to 2.3GHz and 3MB L3 cache processor. The Acer Aspire S3-951-2464G34iss is packed with 4GB of RAM and a 20GB solid state drive which was loaded with Windows 7 Home Premium Operating System.

Acer Aspire S3-951-2464G34iss Quick Specs

  • Operating System: Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium
  • Processor: Intel Core™ i5, i5-2467M, 1.60 GHz, with turbo boost and hyperthreading technology
  • Cache: 4 MB / 3 MB
  • Bus Speed: 1333 MHz
  • Memory: 4 GB, DDR3-1333/PC3-10666
  • Hard Drive Capacity: 320 GB, Serial ATA, 5400 PM
  • Solid State Drive Capacity: 20 GB
  • Screen Size: 13.3", Acer CineCrystal™, TFT LCD HD WXGA, LED-backlit
  • Graphics Controller: HD Graphics 3000, 128 MB, DDR3 SDRAM
  • Battery: 3 Lithium Ion (Li-Ion), 3280 mAh