Acer announced the Ferrari One netbook series with AMD. With its racing red cover displaying the Scudetto Ferrari that has dominated Formula One, the Ferrari One netbook features a 11.6-inch HD display with 1366x768 pixel resolution, ultra-thin and light form factor, and true-cinematic aspect ratio (16:9) Acer CineCrystal LED LCD display.
The Ferrari One speakers are specially engineered to optimize an enhanced audio quality - each pair fine-tuned by Dolby Laboratory. The advanced audio tuning technologies featuring Dolby Home Theater v3 delivers a true cinema-style experience in vibrant surround sound, Dolby Home Theater v3 features:
* Dolby Pro Logic IIx that expands stereo or 5.1-channel audio from movies, music, TV, or games to 6.1-or 7.1-channel playback on machines built to support it as well as changing stereo content to a 5.1, 6.1, or even 7.1 surround sound listening experience. * Dolby Headphone that simulates 5.1-channel surround sound through any stereo headphones. * Sound Space Expander that dramatically widens the perceived field of sound and opens up your digital sound experience. * Natural Bass that extends speaker bass response by up to an octave without distortion or risk of damage to any components. * Dolby Digital Live that converts any audio signal from a PC into Dolby Digital for easy connection to home theater systems. * High-Frequency Enhancer that improves high frequencies for a stunningly real sound experience and Audio Optimization that corrects common audio problems caused by the physical limitations of laptops.
The Ferrari One has the Second Generation AMD Ultrathin Platform for notebooks with VISION technology delivers highly responsive, balanced multi-tasking performance with the AMD Athlon X2 Dual-Core Processor L310 featuring low-power CPU design, DDR2 800 MHz, and AMD HyperTransport 3.0 technology. The system also has the ATiRadeon HD 3200 Graphics, up to 4GB of DDR2 667MHZ system memory, pre-installed 64bit Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium or Windows 7 Home Basic and a large capacity, (160 GB or larger) hard drive.
With the Ferrari One you never lose connection thanks to the Acer InviLink Nplify 802.11a/b/g/Draft-N Wi-Fi CERTIFIED network connection, supporting Acer SignalUp wireless technology for optimum reception and connectivity and Bluetooth 2.1+EDR (Enhanced Data Rate). In addition, depending on specification, the Ferrari One is also 3G-ready for maximum connectivity on the move. The Ferrari One also features the Acer Video Conference solution that includes the low-light enhanced Crystal Eye webcam for super-clear VoIP call quality, even in noisy environments.
The exclusive Ferrari-engraved touchpad offers multi-gesture functionality for ultrafast navigation, including the possibility to scroll up and down when surfing the web pages, viewing documents, navigating files, checking music playlists, viewing photos up or down, pinch to zoom-in or zoom-out in various applications such as Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, and Google Earth, flip back-and-forth through photos, web pages, PDF documents, Microsoft Office documents or media albums by sliding two fingers and also rotate images while viewing pictures.
All Acer notebooks come with a standard 1 year Carry In (International travellers warranty - ITW).