Acer America on Thursday announced the R7-572-6423 featuring 4th Generation Intel processor. The price of the new Acer notebook is $899.99 in the U.S.
The upgraded Aspire R7-572 features Ezel-Hinge that allows the display to flip, reverse, lie flat or float above the keyboard to maximize usability.
The R7-572 also includes a set of Acer Touch Tool apps that make using the R7’s touchscreen more intuitive, fun and productive.
The Acer MemoryBinder enables users to put cherished memories together by arranging photos, adding realistic paint brush effects, and telling a story with personal messages.
Acer Screen Grasp allows any image to be easily captured, personalized and shared to social networks or pasted to documents.
Acer Scrapboard makes it easy to collect images and ideas from the web for reference or share.
Acer AccuFinger helps accurately place the cursor in text documents and acquire tiny items on the screen when using fingers.
The R7-572 notebook PC features Windows 8.1 with a 15.6-inch Full HD(4)1920×1080 touchscreen display with IPS technology, a 4th Generation Intel Core i5-4200U processor, 8GB of memory, a 1TB hard drive, and a full-size backlit keyboard.
Acer says it also includes a volume control button, HDMI port, SD card reader, audio jacks, three USB ports, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and a convenient converter port supporting VGA, RJ45 and USB. For those who want connect to a big screen TV, WiDi makes it easy to connect wirelessly.
The R7 also includes a premium sound system featuring Dolby Digital Plus and four 2 watt speakers for a total of 8 watts. Because of its transformative design, the audio channels automatically reverse when switching modes, so sound is always perfect.