Acer's New Notebooks True 'Gems'

Acer on Oct. 1 expanded its Aspire Gemstone family of notebook PCs with several new models, including the Aspire 8930-6448, which features an Intel Core 2 Duo Processor T9400 and an 18.4-inch HD widescreen display. The consumer system also packs in 4 GBytes of memory, a 320-GByte SATA hard drive, an NVIDIA GeForce graphics card, Dolby Home Theater sound and support for the 802.11 draft wireless-N protocol. A Webcam is also included. The system ships with Windows Vista Ultimate and is priced at $1,699.99.

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