Aspire Ethos

The Aspire Ethos Series is designed for users who want the ultimate technologies in the most sophisticated package. This first-class mobile studio delivers a high-definition home theater experience with its state-of-the-art detachable touchpad, ultra-realistic visuals, and professionally tuned acoustics.

Magnificent multimedia

The LED-backlit high-resolution display will entrance you with vivid colors while saving energy too. The Acer cross-platform solution automatically integrates media content from various devices in your home network, so it's easy to share and enjoy all you want! The Dolby®-optimized surround sound system trumpets studio-quality acoustics, while HDMI® connectivity extends your HD enjoyment to an even bigger screen and a Blu-ray Disc™ drive (optional) plays amazing movies for the best in cinematic entertainment.

Ultimate performance

A 2nd generation Intel® Core™ processor and DDR3 memory blaze through extreme computing scenarios, while compelling graphics intensify gaming and digital media enjoyment. The Acer PowerSmart long-life battery retains 80% capacity for more than 1,000 charge cycles (vs. the conventional 300 cycles), for enduring use. The USB 3.0 port delivers super-speedy transfers up to 10 times faster than the previous standard, and expansive storage space keeps everything you want.

Sophisticated design

The svelte "black tuxedo" design with brushed hairline finish on the aluminum-magnesium cover and the contrasting glossy and matte surfaces radiate a stately look and feel. The frameless edge-to-edge display expands your viewing pleasure with sleek aesthetics and grand panoramas. The stylish backlit keyboard further accentuates the classy design and lets you type comfortably even in low-lit environments.

State-of-the-art control and communication

The detachable Acer MediaRemote works as a regular touchpad and as a touch-sensitive Media Console for controlling multimedia from a distance. Use the Skype™ Certified HD webcam to engage in very sharp, smooth H.264 video chats. The Acer Bio-Protection fingerprint reader offers superior biometric security. The USB 3.0 port with power off USB charging technology lets you charge devices even when your notebook is off. Wired or wireless connectivity hooks you up to the Internet at blistering speeds, while Bluetooth® 3.0 (optional) enables fast short-range wireless sharing.