Acer unveils V3 notebook range

Acer has announced a new line of notebook computers called the V3 series that says are optimized for today's digital needs. The line will include 14, 15.6, and 17.3-inch versions. That covers the most popular size notebooks around. The line will have a variety of options for processors and GPUs. Acer will utilize Intel Core family processors and Nvidia GeForce GT series GPUs.

Some models are available with options that improve their entertainment capabilities. Specifically, the 17.3-inch model can be had with the Acer CineCrystal HD+ 1600x900 LED backlit display. It's also fitted with Dolby Home Theater v4 sound and a Blu-ray disk drive. The machine has HDMI out for connecting to your big-screen.

All V3 series notebooks have Wi-Fi and Gigabit Ethernet ports along with Acer Crystal Eye HD WebCams. The line also has memory card slots handling multiple formats, Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity, and USB 2.0/ 3.0 ports. Some of the USB ports also support the charging of connected devices when the power is off. The keyboard is Acer's chiclet design and the touchpad support multiple gestures. The line will come in four colors including midnight black, dawn gold, nightfall gray, and thunderbolt silver.