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New Aspire Laptop To Launch For The Holidays

11/03/2009 12:39:42 PM Eastern

San Jose, Calif. - Acer America today introduced a new
Acer Aspire desktop replacement notebook.

The Aspire AS8940G-6865 has an 18.4-inch HD display and is
powered by an Intel Core i7 processor. It will ship in time for the holiday
selling season with a $1,349 suggested retail.

The unit is optimized for entertainment and multimedia
experiences, Acer said, and includes NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250M with 1GB of
dedicated DDR3 VRAM and a combo Blu-ray/DVD SuperMulti double-layer drive.

Other features include a 500GB hard drive, 4GB of DDR dual channel
memory, integrated Wi-Fi, Web cam, five USB ports, and Dolby Home Theater Audio
Enhancement.