Acer will shortly release the Timeline 8000 Series of Laptops. The new Timeline series will have laptops in the 13.3 inch, 14 inch and 15.6 inch display sizes. This line is meant at businesses and customer segment users and claims to offer up to eight hours of battery life.
Acer's Timeline chain are powered by Intel's low power processors. The 8000 series of notebooks will have the following configurations:
Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo or Intel Core 2 Solo Ultra Low Voltage Platform based processors
Memory: Up to 4GB for 32-bit Operating systems; up to 8GB for 64-bit operating systems
Storage capacity: 160GB or 500GB HDD/80GB Intel X25-M SSD
Graphics: Intel 4500MHD integrated chip or ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4330 graphics card.