Not long ago, Acer teased us with the preview of their latest notebook in collaboration with the new Star Trek movie; and now we finally have the reveal – Aspire R7. Acer goes to a whole new level with this model; it’s like a hybrid of desktop, tablet and notebook. What makes this possible is the patented Ezel hinge that provides the right resistance to easily convert the Aspire R7 with just one hand. The Aspire R7 can be easily transformed into 4 different styles – ezel, display, tablet and notebook. The Aspire R7 has a 15.6″ full HD touchscreen display and four speakers plus Dolby Home Theater v4 pump out four times the acoustic power of conventional notebooks.

Other key specs of the Aspire R7 includes:

  • OS: Windows 8
  • Processor: 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i5-3337U Processor 1.8GHz 2 Four Unique Viewing Modes with Turbo Boost Technology up to 2.7GHz
  • Storage: 500GB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive +24GB SSD drive
  • Memory: 6GB of DDR3 system memory
  • Memory Card Supported: Secure Digital ™ (SD) Card
  • Display: 15.6″ HD+ Widescreen Comfyview LED-backlit Display
  • Graphic: Intel® HD Graphics 4000(2) with 128MB of dedicated system memory, supporting
  • Microsoft® DirectX® 11, OpenGL® 3.1, OpenCLTM v1.1
  • Network: 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™
  • Bluetooth®: Bluetooth® 4.0+HS
  • Webcam: 1.3 Megapixel HD Webcam (1280 x 1024)
  • Ports: USB 3.0 (2) / USB 2.0 (1) / HDMI ™ Port with HDCP Support (1)
  • Battery: 4-cell Li-ion Battery (3560 mAh)
  • Dimensions (System): 14.83 (W) x 10.02 (D) x .81/1.12(H) inches
  • Weight: 5.29 lbs. | 2.4 kg. (system unit only)
  • Color: Silver

The Aspire R7 retails for $999 and is available for pre-order now at their online store and if you pre-order now, receive a free Star Trek Into Darkness game for free (Value: $49.95).

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