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Acer Confirms a 10-inch Version of the Aspire One Netbook Will Appear in Q1 2009

Discussion in 'News' started by malware, Nov 26, 2008.

  1. malware New Member

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    Acer's Taiwan president Scott Lin confirmed today that Acer plans to launch 10-inch Aspire One netbooks in February or March next year. Despite the bigger screen and most likely the bigger keyboard, the 10-inch Aspire One will probably have the same specifications as the 8.9-inch One on the market today, including the Intel Atom processor and Microsoft Windows XP Home OS. Unfortunately, all this information has to be confirmed.
    Source: DigiTimes
  2. lemonadesoda


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    Good stuff. I've been fence sitting between a netbook and a traditional ultra-portable. If Acer can get their Aspire one up to 10.x inch then that will make a big difference. The existing screen is just too small. Let's hope they also get a big grade to the screen to the HD format 720p. 1280×720. That will make a big difference in desktop use, not just watching vids. 1024x600 is just too small for productivity applications. It's also smaller than laptops that are 8 years old. (1024x768). Pump it up Acer. :toast:

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