Aspire 5738PG Touch Notebook

Aspire 5738PG TouchAspire 5738PG Touch Notebook Benefits

Feel the touch-notebook difference

The 15.6″ HD display is Windows® 7 compliant with exciting multi-touch capability so you can effortlessly browse, rotate and magnify what you see on screen. Experience faster, more intuitive navigation and feel the difference — it’s a whole lot of fun!

The Acer TouchPortal

This easy-to-use gateway converges your multimedia and provides touch-enhanced access. The Acer TouchPortal includes My Favorites, My Gadgets, My Devices and a handy media player, right at your fingertips. With this kind of convenience, you’re more in touch with your media, your web and your life than ever before!

Touchscreen drag-and-drop simplicity

Touch control of your favorite music, photos and video puts you in direct contact with your multimedia, simplifying the experience and making it more intimate. Similarly, applications and websites launch with just a screen tap or two. Acer TouchMemo, Internet Explorer® and Microsoft® Surface Globe are easy to enjoy and are framed optimally on the 16:9 screen.

Commanding performance

Top-brand processor and graphics options handle your high quality entertainment, delivering impressive smoothness and perfect clarity. Optional DDR3 memory offers great speed for faster, more efficient multitasking for graphics-intensive applications.

Cinematic essentials

Accept nothing less than true-to-master quality! Play your movies on the Blu-ray Disc™ drive (optional) and the enthralling 3rd Generation Dolby® optimized surround sound system. The 15.6″ HD display features killer resolution and response time, making visuals sharper, smoother and more colorful on the Acer CineCrystal™ LED-backlit display.

Aspire 5738PG Touch Notebook Technical specifications

Operating System

  • Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium

Processor & Chipset

  • Intel® Centrino® 2 processor technology, featuring
  • Intel® Core™2 Duo processor with up to 2 MB L2 Cache, supporting Intel® 64 architecture or
  • Intel® Core™2 Duo processor with up to 3 MB L2 Cache, supporting Intel® 64 architecture
  • Mobile Intel® PM45 Express Chipset


  • Dual-channel DDR3 SDRAM support:
    • Up to 2 GB of DDR3 1066 MHz memory, upgradeable to 4 GB using two soDIMM modules*
  • Dual-channel DDR2 SDRAM support:
    • Up to 2 GB of DDR2 667 MHz memory, upgradeable to 4 GB using two soDIMM modules*
  • (*Specifications vary depending on model. A 64-bit operating system is required to enjoy the ultimate performance of 4 GB memory.)


  • 160/250/320/500 GB or larger hard disk drive (Specifications vary depending on model)


  • 4X Blu-ray Disc™/DVD-Super Multi double-layer drive or *
  • 8X DVD-Super Multi double-layer drive*
  • Multi-in-1 card reader, supporting Secure Digital™ (SD) Card, MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick™ (MS), Memory Stick PRO™ (MS PRO), xD-Picture Card™ (xD)
  • (*Specification vary depending on model)


  • 15.6″ HD 1366 x 768 pixel resolution, high-brightness (220-nit) Acer CineCrystal™ LED-backlit TFT LCD with integrated multi-touch screen supporting finger touch, supporting simultaneous multi-window viewing via Acer GridVista™
  • 16.7 million colours
  • 16:9 aspect ratio
  • 8 ms response time
  • 60% color gamut


  • ATI Radeon™ HD 4570 with up to 23049 MB of HyperMemory™ (512 MB of dedicated DDR3 VRAM, up to 1792 MB of shared system memory), supporting Unified Video Decoder (UVD), OpenEXR High Dynamic-Range (HDR) technology, Shader Model 4.1, Microsoft® DirectX® 10.1
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® G105M with up to 23039 MB of TurboCache™ (512 MB of dedicated DDR2 VRAM, up to 1791 MB of shared system memory), supporting NVIDIA® CUDA™, PureVideo® HD technology, OpenEXR High Dynamic-Range (HDR) technology, Shader Model 4.0, Microsoft® DirectX® 10
  • Dual independent display support
  • 16.7 million colors
  • MEPG-2/DVD decoding
  • WMV9 (VC-1) and H.264 (AVC) decoding
  • HDMI™ (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) with HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection) support


  • Dolby®-optimized surround sound system with two built-in stereo speakers
  • Optimized 3rd Generation Dolby Home Theater® audio enhancement, featuring Dolby® Digital Live, Dolby® Pro Logic® IIx, Dolby® Headphone, Dolby® Natural Bass, Dolby® Sound Space Expander, Dolby® Inverse Filtering, Dolby® High Frequency Enhancer technologies
  • True5.1-channel surround sound output
  • High-definition audio support
  • S/PDIF (Sony/Philips Digital Interface) support for digital speakers
  • MS-Sound compatible
  • Built-in microphone


  • Acer Video Conference, featuring integrated Acer Crystal Eye webcam supporting enhanced Acer PrimaLite™ technology*
  • Intel® Wireless WiFi Link 5150 Wi-Fi®/WiMAX™ module5, supporting Acer SignalUp™ with Nplify™ wireless technology
  • Wi-Fi® 802.11a/b/g/Draft-N Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ network connection, featuring MIMO technology
  • WiMAX™ 802.16e/2.5G WiMAX Forum Certified™ WAN (Wide Area Network) connection, featuring Mobile WiMAX™ and MIMO technology
  • 56K ITU V.92 modem with PTT approval; Wake-on-Ring ready
  • Gigabit Ethernet; Wake-on-LAN ready*
  • Bluetooth® 2.0+EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)*
  • * (Specifications vary depending on model)

I/O Interface

  • Multi-in-1 card reader (SD™, MMC, MS, MS PRO, xD)
  • 4x USB 2.0 ports
  • Acer Bio-Protection fingerprint reader (Depending on model)
  • HDMI™ port with HDCP support
  • 1x external display (VGA) port
  • 1x Headphone/speaker/line-out jack
  • 1x Microphone-in jack
  • Line-in jack
  • 1x Modem (RJ-11) port
  • 1x Ethernet (RJ-45) port
  • 1x DC-in jack for AC adapter


  • Acer Bio-Protection fingerprint solution*, featuring Windows® logon, computer protection, Acer FingerLaunch, ProfileLaunch, MusicLaunch, Password Bank, MyLaunch, FingerNav
    (*Specifications vary depending on model)
  • Slot for Kensington lock
  • BIOS user, supervisor, HDD passwords

Power Supply & Battery

  • ACPI 3.0 CPU power management standard: supports Standby and Hibernation power-saving modes
  • 48.8 W 4400 mAh (6-cell) Li-ion battery pack
  • Up to 3-hour battery life
  • • 2.5-hour rapid charge system-off
    • 3.5-hour battery life
  • 65W AC adapter
  • Energy Star®

Keyboard & Special Controls

  • 103-/104-/107-key keyboard, with inverted “T” cursor layout, 1.8 mm (minimum) key travel
  • Multi-gesture touchpad pointing device, supporting two-finger scroll, pinch, rotate, flip
  • Acer Bio-Protection fingerprint reader*, featuring Acer FingerNav 4-way control function
  • 11 function keys, four cursor keys, two Windows® keys, hotkey controls, independent standard numeric keypad, international language support
  • Acer PowerSmart key
  • Easy-launch keys: Acer Backup, WLAN, Bluetooth*, volume up/down, touchpad lock, programmable key
  • Media keys (printed on keyboard): play/pause, stop, previous, next
  • (* Specifications vary depending on model)

Weight & Dimensions

  • 383 (W) x 250 (D) x 26/37 (H) mm (15.1 x 9.9 x 1.03/1.5 inches)
  • 2.8 kg (6.16 lbs.) with 6-cell battery pack

Quality & Reliability Tests

  • Temperature & humidity test
  • Free drop test
  • Acoustics test
  • Weight and Pressure tests
  • Spillage test
  • Shock and Vibration tests
  • Electrostatic discharge immunity test
  • MTBF (Mean Time Between Failure) test
  • Hinge life test
  • Keyboard-switch life test


  • Acer Arcade™ Deluxe featuring Cinema, Album, Music, Acer HomeMedia, Online Media
  • Acer Backup Manager
  • Acer eRecovery Manager
  • Acer Bio-Protection
    (only on models with finger printer)
  • Acer Crystal Eye
    (only on models with webcam)
  • Acer GridVista™
  • Adobe Flash® Player
  • McAfee Internet Security Suite trial version
  • Adobe® Reader®
  • NTI Media Maker™
  • Microsoft® Works with Office Home and Student 2007 Trial


  • Memory expansion modules
  • Additional battery
  • Additional AC adapter


  • One-year International Travellers Warranty (ITW)

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