Taipei, Sunday, September 24, 2017 11:10 (GMT+8)
partly cloudy
Taipei
34°C
CES 2012: Acer presents Aspire Timeline Ultra
Press release; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Monday 9 January 2012]

Since Acer rolled out the first ultrabook in September 2011, the company has extended the product's unique features across its mainstream line of notebooks with 14-inch and 15-inch models. Acer has unveiled the Aspire Timeline Ultra featuring eight hours of battery life, high performance and a 2-spindle design in an ultrabook. They feature Acer Green Instant On for fast boot and resume, and Acer Always Connect technology, which lets users manage their multimedia and data.

The new Aspire Timeline Ultra are slimmer and lighter than earlier generations of the Timeline series, which reach a delicate equilibrium between computer lightness and battery life, providing an entire day of computing on a single charge, the vendor said. Aspire Timeline Ultra measure just 20mm thin, boast more than eight hours of battery life.

The Aspire Timeline Ultra features the latest Intel Core i series processors, an SSD/HDD storage option, Dolby Home Theater v4 surround sound, as well as HDMI and USB 3.0 ports. They also retain the Timeline design heritage of more than eight hours of battery life via the PowerSmart long-life battery pack.

The Aspire Timeline Ultra will start shipping in the first quarter of 2012.

CES 2012: Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra notebook

Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra notebook
Photo: Company

UMC
China AMOLED panel capacity expansion forecast, 2016-2020
Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond
  • China AMOLED panel capacity expansion forecast, 2016-2020

    This Digitimes Research Special Report examines the China AMOLED industry, focusing on the expansion capacity of the makers, the current implementation plans of major smartphone vendors in the market and the technological hurdles faced by the China makers.

  • Global AP demand forecast, 2017-2020

    Digitimes Research expects global AP shipments to surpass the 1.9 billion mark in 2017, with smartphones remaining the main application. Qualcomm will be leading the market in 2017, as other players continue playing catch up and scramble for funds to invest in more diverse applications.

  • Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond

    This Digitimes Special Report examines key factors in the notebook industry, including products, vendors and ODMs, that will affect total shipments in 2017 and through 2021.