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Acer Aspire S7 Windows 8 touch screen release detailed

It’s been two months since Acer revealed the Aspire S7 Ultrabook at Computex 2012, and the Taiwanese manufacturer has already revealed pricing and release info for the new device.

The Aspires S7′s release date has been confirmed as the end of September, and the ultrabook will drop for $1,465 (£1,149.99). This meanse that the initial runs will be equipped with Windows 7, as windows 8 will release on October 26, three to four weeks after the Aspire S7 launch.

The Specs:

- Intel Core i5 Ivy Bridge Processor
- 128GB SSD Storage
- HDMI, USB and Memory Card Readers ports
- 12-hour battery cycle and backlit keyboard
- 11.6 to 13.3-inch

The ultrabook can be upgraded, including more RAM and SSD space and the option for a Core i7 chip.

In addition, it turns out the Aspire S7′s much-hyped touchscreen is another optional add-on, though there’s no word yet on how much extra it’s going to cost. TechRadar reached out to Acer to confirm details on the optional touchscreen.

Via: TechRadar

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