Aspire V5 Touch Notebook Broadens Acer’s “Touch-Type” Offering for Mainstream Consumers - Slender and light with 10-point touch display
LONDON, UK and TAIPEI, TAIWAN (2012-10-30)
Acer Aspire V5 Series brings touch-type “duality” to the mainstream. The current trend is towards thinner and lighter notebooks that allow users to enjoy both entertainment and content creation anytime, anywhere.
The Aspire V5 features a 10-point touch display and a larger trackpad, designed to enhance multi-gesture content consumption and to take advantage of the features offered by Windows 8. This new range of thin and light notebooks suits users looking for impressive performance, thermal comfort, cool style, and more convenient mobile usability.
The V5 Series notebooks are all 30% slimmer than the same class in 2-spindle design with DVD and ergonomic thermal design so they're extremely easy to handle on the go. The 14-inch model includes an optical drive and still is less than 21 mm thin and weights 2.1 kg; the 15.6-inch model, also with an optical drive, is thinner than 23 mm, and weighs 2.4 kg.
Powerful Intel® Core™ family processors and renowned NVIDIA® GeForce® GT Series graphics deliver excellent performance for impressive daily multitasking and content creation, while the HD ready 10-point touch display offers multimedia enjoyment and optimizes the touch experience.
A smart power management and component layout optimizes acoustics and thermal comfort without compromising performance. These notebooks can be used quietly and comfortably on the lap whether you are working or enjoying your favorite entertainment. ENERGY STAR® qualified, the V5 Series conserves power to help you be environment-friendly.
Easy to use on the go, the V5 Series features Acer Instant Connect, which automatically scans and registers most-visited access points, letting users connect to the Internet in just 2.5 seconds, which is four times faster than conventional methods.
Users can enjoy all-round mobility with LAN/VGA combo port to easily extend connectivity online and external display from one cable. Sharing files among other digital devices is also quick and easy via USB 3.0 ports.
The cool, fluid design has smooth surfaces that make this notebook comfortable to the touch. The full-size chiclet keyboard and large click-pad are well-placed and ergonomic for easy navigation and enhanced productivity. The new range of Aspire V5 is ultra-slim and modern with a cool design, available in a selection of appealing colors.