Acer announced the availability of its first mobile Internet device, dubbed the Aspire One, in India. Claiming to be an all-new communication device, combines mobility and wireless experience into a unit.
Designed to offer immediate access to internet, the Aspire One ensures easy connection to World Wide Web. Running on the Linpus Linux Lite operating system, the device minimizes the start up and shut down times and delivers simplicity with the intuitive and specifically optimized software interface.
With the help of the Mail software application, users will appreciate the simple and clear managements of up to six separate email accounts in a single window. Simultaneously, the Messenger program also handles the most popular instant messaging accounts.
The Acer Aspire One laptop can be carried with ease due to its miniaturization of core components that has reduced the weight to less than one kilo, offering sleek, light and comfortable operations.
Acer’s crucial element – input interface – has also been included into the Aspire One that delivery a smooth Internet experience. The additional features are 8.9-inch screen LCD screen with a resolution of the 1024 x 600 pixels that maintain clarity and compactness.
“The Acer Aspire one netbook designed for internet use will help drive growth in the exciting new netbook category,” said Mooly Eden, vice president and general manager, Mobile Platforms Group, Intel Corp. “Purpose built Intel Atom processors are enabling our customers to innovate and together we will bring the next billion users online.”
“Caring through innovation, Acer’s products are designed to fulfill customer needs, be it fresh technology or unique design.” mentioned W S Mukund, Managing Director, Acer India. “As the world’s fastest growing PC vendor among the top five, we are now in position to set the trend in notebook design with the all new Aspire one netbook.”
Powered by Intel Atom processor, the Aspire One laptop comes with Linpus Linux Lite or Windows XP Home operating system and 1 GB of RAM memory.
Acer Aspire One laptop is available in India for an estimated price of Rs. 21,999 (Windows XP) and Rs. 19,999 with Linux base.