Acer has announced the coming of its TravelMate 8481 Laptop which is scheduled for arrival on the European Market late August. The new TravelMate 8481 Laptop is considered to be the ultimate road-smart companion as it boasts an ultra thin and lightweight bezel that measures only 2.2cm (0.87-inches) at its highest point and weighs in at 1.5kg (3.306 lbs) when its 4-cell battery is intact.
The Acer TravelMate 8481 Laptop gets a 14-inch Acer ComfyView LED-Backlit display with a 1366×768 pixel resolution, it packs the power of an Sandy-Bridge Processor, an Intel HD 3000 Graphics card, Intel Wireless Display technology, it can be equipped with up to 320GB of Hard Drive storage and a solid state drive with up to 64GB of storage and RAM up to 8GB which should do a good job at increasing data bandwidths allowing faster multitasking and a much lower power consumption.
The TravelMate 8481 Laptop is also available with discreet graphics that features NVIDIA Optimus technology for a boost in performance without having an impact on the battery life. Some noteworthy specifications includes Disk Anti-Shock Protection that provides all around suspension of the hard disk inside, Acer BioProtection Fingerprint solution, Acer InviLink Nplify WiFi 802.11b/g/n, Gigabyte Ethernet, Power-Off USB Charging technology which enables the user to charge their smartphone or other devices without turning on the computer and Acer PowerSmart long cycle battery, that ensures up to 3 times longer battery life. The TravelMate 8481 is expected to hit the market by the end of August for the price of £699 ex Vat.