The Taiwanese computer maker, Acer has introduced Acer Aspire E3 and the Acer TravelMate B115, two identical and low-cost 11.6-inch notebooks with a touchscreen panel. The devices will be released after a week from now but Acer’s own website and various distributors already released enough information about them including pictures and detailed specifications.
Here is a picture of Acer Aspire E3 dressed in pink color. But do not worry it will also be offered in black, blue, brown and silver colors. It comes with a 11.6 inch display with 1366×768 pixel resolution which is also a touchscreen.
Under the hood, there is an Intel Celeron N2830 which is a based on the “Bay Trail” platform. It has dual cores with 2.16 GHz which switches to 2.42 GHz under turbo boost mode if required.
Coming to Acer TravelMate B115, there will be at least two variants. But both will come with Intel Pentium N3520, four gigabytes of RAM and a 500 GB hard disk.
Other features include an Ethernet port, N-Fi, a SD card reader, two USB 2.0 and one USB 3.0 port, HDMI output and VGA ports.
The weight of the notebook is mere 1.3 kilo grams. Acer was able to equip it with only 2640mAh battery but since the CPU is power frugal, it offers 7 hours of runtime. At 21.2 mm height, the the Acer Aspire TravelMate B115 and E3 are fairly thin.
Price of Acer Aspire E3 as well as TravelMate B115 is 450 dollars / 330 Euros.