Acer 5920 and 4710 Gemstone Laptops Launched

Submitted by Guest on August 1, 2007 - 8:50pm.

Today Acer launched two new laptops based on their design collaboration with BMW Group DesignworksUSA.  The Aspire 5920 and 4710 are both part of Acer’s Gemstone laptop line. The Aspire 5920 comes with 15.4” high def wide screen and Dolby Home Theater Virtual Surround Sound. The machine runs on 2.0GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, 2GB RAM, 256MB NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT Graphics card, 160GB hard drive, Dual layer DVD burner, integrated web cam, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The Aspire 4710 comes with smaller 14.1” screen, 2.0GHz Core 2 Duo processor, 512 MB RAM, 120GB hard drive, Dual layer DVD burner, Intel 945GM graphics chipset and Wi-Fi. The most interesting thing about this unit is it comes with Linux and not Windows. The price for Aspire 5920 starts at $2000 and for Aspire 4710 it starts at $600.