Acer today announced their updated Aspire V Nitro series of Windows laptops. The 2015 refreshes for both the 17-inch (VN7-792G) and 15-inch (VN7-572 series) Aspire V Nitro models include a neat-cut corner design and a breakthrough slot-antenna design for 360-degree wireless coverage with no dead zones. It comes with 4K display, Windows 10 and USB Type-C port.
The Acer Aspire V 17 Nitro be available in North America in October with prices starting at US$1,099, and in EMEA in September with prices starting at €999. The Acer Aspire V 15 Nitro will be available in North America in October with prices starting at US$999, and in EMEA in September with prices starting at €899.
Acer today announced refreshes to its performance powerhouse Aspire V Nitro Series notebooks, and the style-and-power blended Aspire V 13 notebook, all of which incorporate 6th Gen Intel® Core™ processors and ship with Windows 10. The new models have aluminum top covers finished with advanced nano-imprint technology for a unique touch and feel.
Blazing-Fast Connectivity, With or Without Wires
The refreshed Aspire V Nitro Series notebooks and Aspire V 13 support the latest USB 3.1 Type-C port, while “Black Edition” Aspire V Nitro models support Thunderbolt™ 3, which brings Thunderbolt to USB Type-C at speeds up to 40Gbps. All models include Qualcomm® VIVE™ 2×2 802.11ac Wi-Fi with Qualcomm® MU | EFX MU-MIMO technology, allowing up to three times faster1 downloads compared to other 802.11ac products. MU-MIMO networks serve multiple devices simultaneously, so that higher efficacy can be achieved with multiple devices.
“Sophisticated consumers want the most powerful and efficient notebooks for applications such as gaming, 4k video streaming, downloading, and more,” said Rahul Patel, senior vice president and general manager, connectivity, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. “With the inclusion of Qualcomm MU-MIMO technology, Acer’s V Nitro Series has the top-notch Wi-Fi connectivity option to ensure performance.”
Aspire V Nitro Series- Life in the Fast Lane
The Aspire V Nitro Series notebooks are designed for those seeking an immersive sensory experience and serious computing power. Powered by 6th Gen Intel Core processors, the 2015 Aspire V Nitro Series support up to 32GB DDR4 system memory, NVIDIA® GeForce® graphics, and SATA III SSD/SSHD/HDD storage options. In addition, a new touchscreen option has been added for the 15-inch model in the refreshed series. “Black Edition” models support NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX960M graphics with up to 4GB GDDR5 graphics RAM, and lightning-fast NVMe PCIe SSDs which are typically only available in enterprise servers.
“The Acer Aspire notebook series powered by the new 6th Gen Intel Core processors provides consumers with powerful performance and a long battery life for the best computing experience today,” said Kirk Skaugen, senior vice president and general manager of Intel’s Client Computing Group. “Intel and Acer have a long history of innovation together, bringing new technologies to market that delight consumers.”
The 2015 refreshes for both the 17-inch and 15-inch Aspire V Nitro models include a neat-cut corner design and a breakthrough slot-antenna design. The antenna is discretely positioned on one corner of the display ensuring 360-degree wireless coverage with no dead zones. Acer TrueHarmony Plus with Dolby® Audio™ technology help the four built-in speakers pump out powerful surround sound for gaming, film, and music playback. The premium “Black Edition” models include a distinctive light bar alongside the hinge, 4K 100% Adobe RGB options2 , and AeroBlade thermal exhausts with the world’s thinnest metallic blades of just 0.1mm thin, which are stronger and quieter.