In addition to the Aspire One Happy 2 Netbook, Acer also announced the new Aspire One D257 netbook on the US market and presently up for sale on Amazon right now. The Aspire One D257 will be available in three different version, an Espresso Black themed version that will go for $248.99 and a Aquamarine and Burgundy Red versions that will both go for a suggested price of $269.99.
Spec-wise, the Aspire One D257 comes equipped with a 10.1-inch LED-backlit display with a 1024×600 native resolution, it will be powered by a 1.66 GHz Atom N570 dual-core processor, GMA 3150 integrated graphics card, up to 250GB of Hard Drive storage, 1GB of RAM and an integrated 0.3-megapixel webcam as found on the Happy 2 Series. There are also other specifications which includes a 2-in-1 card reader, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n and a 3-cell battery that offers up to 4 hours of operation from a single charge. It also features the same textured “water ripples” design as seen on the Happy 2 series.