Acer has launched a new notebook, the Acer Aspire AS5738PG Multi-Touch Screen Notebook.
The Acer Aspire AS5738PG features a 15.6 inch multi-touch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768, it features an Intel Core 2 Duo 2.2GHz prcoessor, ATI Radeon HD 4570 Graphics with 512MB of DDR3 RAM, and 4GB of DDR2 RAM.
Other specifications include an 8 x DVD-Super Multi Double Layer Drive, Wifi, a 320GB SATA hard drive, four USB 2.0 ports and a HDMI ports, a multi touch trackpad
The Acer Aspire AS5738PG features a 6 cell battery, and it will come with Windows 7 to make use of the Multi-Touch display which supports one or two finger gestures.
“Customers will experience an incredible level of flexibility and control in the multi-touch screen interface, as it frees them to interact with their digital world in a way that is familiar yet also new and exciting,” said Ray Sawall, senior manager of product marketing for Acer America. “The Acer Aspire 5738PG’s multi-touch experience takes advantage of the many new capabilities in Windows 7 and provides incredibly powerful first-rate technology such as ATI Radeon graphics and an Intel Core 2 Duo processor.”
Sawall continued, “Until now, touch notebooks have been limited in capabilities and available only at a substantial price premium. The new Acer Aspire 5738PG changes all this with multi-touch control at a price that is affordable for a wide range of customers.”
It will go on sale on October the 22nd, there is no word on pricing as yet.