Acer has announced its first Ultrabook at the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin. Acer claims the Aspire S3 integrates the best features of notebook and mobile devices.

Acer Green Instant On technology provides instant-resume functionality and ensures battery longevity, while Acer Instant Connect delivers faster Internet access. The Aspire S3 is encased in a thin, light metal design that is sturdy and aerodynamic. It will be available in select regions from September.

For easy-to-carry convenience, the Aspire S3 measures 1.3cm and weighs less than 1.4kg. It is also equipped with a full-size Acer FineTip chiclet keyboard, designed for comfortable use and maximum productivity. All-day usability is assured by a super-lightweight, high-density battery that delivers up to seven hours of running time. The design of the Aspire S3 features a strong and lightweight aluminum/magnesium alloy chassis, and a lid with a fingerprint-free metal finish, the company highlighted.

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