Acer Aspire 5600U & 7600U -- Ultra Slim All-in-One Touchscreen PCs
The Acer Aspire Series offers a diverse range of PCs that give you the performance, graphics and communication tools to step-up your digital entertainment, complete your daily computing tasks, and stay in touch with everyone you know.
The Acer 5600U and 7600U all-in-one PCs feature intuitive 23" and 27" Full HD touchscreens that light up your digital life with an exciting new look and feel. The Windows 8 provides a smarter way to access your PC and the Internet, and gives you cool, hands-on control of today's latest HD multimedia and social networking. Plus, premium PC performance lets you use all your favourite apps at the same time - multitask with multi-touch. Click here to see a diagram showing the features of this PC.
Amazingly Thin Touchscreen All-in-One
The stylish, all-in-one design of the Aspire 5600U/7600U will light up any room in your home with its exciting, easy-to-use features and intuitive touchscreen controls.
35mm Ultra Slim Floating Design
This all-in-one PC fits nicely in any room. Featuring a simple design with minimal decoration, the combination of glossy metal and a transparent glass stand create a stunning floating illusion, and help to minimise the visual footprint of this PC. The elegant aluminium houses a webcam, microphone and high-definition speakers, whilst slim side adumbration makes it visually light and suitable to be placed in any space, be it the living room, study, bedroom or even the kitchen.
Ergonomic Tilt Capability
However you like to work or play, the Aspire 5600U/7600U has been designed to fit into your life. The working angle of this all-in-one display can be adjusted from 5° to 60° to ensure comfort, especially during sustained use. This means that the 5600U/7600U is equally at home on a worksurface or home entertainment unit as it is on a desk, allowing you to explore more ways to enjoy the intuitive, vibrant touchscreen.
Frameless LED-backlit Touchscreen
You'll find that the frameless screen of the Aspire 5600U/7600U fits like a piece of contemporary art in any modern home. Its stunning design is also matched by its energy efficiency - thanks to advanced LED display technology, it consumes less energy than a standard display of its size - saving power, saving you money, and saving the environment.
Wireless Mouse and Keyboard
Featuring the same design highlights as the 5600U/7600U, the elegant wireless keyboard and mouse are built for dependable functionality, comfortable use and superb multimedia enjoyment.
VESA-compatible for Easy Mounting
The Acer 5600U/7600U is versatile enough to be the perfect addition to any room in your home. Whether you want to browse the web in the living room, or compile spreadsheets in your home office, you'll find this all-in-one PC is equally at home on a desk, or on the wall. With VESA-compatible holes and a detachable stand, the Acer 5600U/7600U can be mounted to a wall or attached to a support arm for more efficient use of space.
Beautiful, Fast, Fluid - Windows 8
Windows 8 has been reimagined to be all about you. Put what matters most right on your Start screen, and get instant access to your people, apps, sites and more, so you can spend less time searching and more time doing. Enjoy your favourite websites with Internet Explorer 10, the entirely new Windows 8 browser that is fast and fluid, and perfect for touch. Browse and discover thousands of apps in the Windows Store. Snap two apps side-by-side and multitask. Chat with a friend while scoping out a map, or watch a video while getting stuff done. With Windows 8, it's simple to do two things at once.
The Acer 5600U/7600U combines with Windows 8 to allow you to synchronise your life, your PC, and the Internet with all-in-one touch-control. Switch between applications with quick, fingertip control and experience a faster, smarter way to access useful information, entertainment, and social networking.
10-point Multi-touch Experience
The glossy touchscreen panel lets you control everything smoothly with just your fingers, providing improved gesture recognition that offers greater functionality, and delivering a faster, more intuitive multi-touch experience.
Gesture Power Switch*
Turn your 5600U/7600U on or off in effortless style by using the gesture power switch - no touching of buttons needed.
Acer Crystal Eye HD Webcam with Built-in Microphone
The integrated high-performance HD webcam and built-in microphone offer optimal video capture and sound clarity for engaging in high resolution face-to-face communication.
Optional Bluetooth 4.0*
Available on selected models, Bluetooth 4.0 is the latest standard for quick, short-range wireless file transfers, featuring low-energy technology that significantly reduces power consumption. New devices utilising this latest Bluetooth version can run months or even years on tiny batteries while maintaining seamless syncing of information between different devices.
Full HD Media Centre
Top-quality visual and audio components add to your entertainment in a big way. With a Full HD 16:9 display and powerful HD graphics, your favourite movies, graphics-intensive applications, gaming, and Internet surfing are ultra-sharp.
Full HD Display for True 1080p Resolution
Built for superb multimedia enjoyment, these multitouch displays present Full HD 1080p imagery for cinematic entertainment, graphics-intensive applications and TV enjoyment. The Acer CineBoost colour enhancement engine produces explosively vivid colours that present crystal-clear imagery and text, and the wide viewing angle means these colours can be seen from every viewing position.
Optional TV Tuner*
On selected 5600U/7600U models you'll find a hybrid TV-tuner with Full HD widescreen for boundless high-definition experiences just like your HDTV. Perfect for catching up with your favourite shows on UK Freeview, this tuner supports worldwide standards, including: Analogue, DVB-T, ATSC.
DVD or Blu-ray Disc Entertainment*
This ultra-slim desktop offers you a choice of optical drive. The DVD Super Multi DL drive allows you to play, copy and burn DVDs, allowing you to make the most of your existing film library, and backup your precious files onto a physical disc for safe storage and easy transportation.
With a Blu-ray drive, you'll have access to the most advanced optical disc format currently available, allowing you to enjoy amazing multi-channel surround sound and high-definition movie effects with true-to-master precision.
Dolby Home Theater v4
Explosive visuals need explosive sound, which is why the 5600U/7600U comes with Dolby Home Theater v4 sound enhancement, for the full theatre experience. Delivering riveting sound from any set of PC speakers or headphones, you'll be able to experience simulated 5.1 surround via two built-in stereo speakers. Combine this with the rich sounds and high-definition action of Blu-ray Discs and you've got a home entertainment device that allows movies to really shine.
Never experienced great sound from your PC? The latest Dolby technologies maximise volume output without distortion, for surround sound and dialog enhancement via PC speakers, headphones, or a home theatre connection.
Dolby Home Theater v4:
- Brings Dolby 5.1 or 7.1 cinematic surround sound to your PC for all content
- Makes it easy to connect your PC to your home theatre system
- Locks in your preferred volume level for more consistent listening
- Lets you play your audio much louder over the built-in speakers, with less distortion
- Provides you with total control over your PC's audio settings
- Enables speakers to produce more bass without distortion
HDMI-in and -out
If you want to watch HD content on the Aspire 5600U/7600U, or if need an even bigger screen, the HDMI interface supports exceptional high-definition viewing compatible full range of peripherals. Perfect for connecting to a big-screen HDTV or Blu-ray player, plugging a HDMI cable into your PC allows the transmission of both audio and high-definition video, up to a 1080p resolution. You'll find lots of compatible HDMI devices are now available, or already in your home, so the Aspire 5600U/7600U will fit perfectly into your digital life.
With the abundance of graphics-intensive multimedia and sharing applications available these days, smooth multitasking is more vital than ever before. Keeping this in mind, Aspire Series PCs pack today's best processors and memory options so your system always runs efficiently.
Faster Performance with Intel Core Processors
The Aspire 5600U/7600U feature a choice of processors to suit your power needs. Choose from one of the Intel Core i3, i5 or i7 options, each delivering intelligent performance that adapts to your individual needs. With Intel Turbo Boost Technology, Quick Sync Video and Clear Video HD Technology, the latest generation Intel Core processors deliver great media processing for faster video editing and sharing, enthusiast class HD video playback, accelerated web browsing, and great mainstream and casual gaming experience.
The Intel Core i5 and i7 processors include Intel Turbo Boost Technology. This revolutionary technology dynamically boosts performance and energy efficiency when and where you need it most. By automatically increasing the processor frequency based on the workload and operating environment, you can get the power to perform the tasks that you need whilst seamlessly allowing inactive cores to lay dormant, meaning that they draw less power.
Optional NVIDIA GeForce GT 640M/630M Series Graphics*
Available on selected models, you can unlock the gaming and entertainment potential of your Aspire 5600U/7600U with NVIDIA graphics. Featuring up to 2 GB of dedicated VRAM, NVIDIA provides the best graphics capability and balance of performance on demand, while supporting outstanding Microsoft DirectX 11 graphics for your immersive 3D movies, and all the latest gaming.
These new series graphics solutions offer unrivalled visual quality taking movies, games, multimedia, and video editing to the next level when you need it. With full DirectX 11 support you'll be able to enjoy faster frame rates, increased visual detailing, and higher resolutions. Breakthrough energy-saving technology has combined low-power drain with maximum performance, increasing your PC power efficiency while delivering performance on demand. Even for everyday tasks, these cards are developed to fully utilise the enhanced capabilities of Windows 8.
The Acer Aspire 5600U/7600U also include fast DDR3 memory, which offers twice the speed of DDR2, ensuring faster, more efficient multitasking. Add that to a large-capacity hard disk drive that provides generous storage for work and multimedia files, and you've got a PC that can handle almost any task you care to throw at it.
High-speed USB 3.0
The next generation of USB connectivity transfers data to and from external devices up to ten times faster than USB 2.0, taking advantage of capabilities supported by many of the newest devices. With more bandwidth available, you'll be able to enjoy higher delivery speed and better performance while transcoding or sharing information. You'll also be able to enjoy power-off charging - simply plug your mobile devices into the USB 3.0 port of the 5600U/7600U and you'll be able to charge them without the need to turn on your PC.
*Available on selected models only.