If you're looking to enjoy multimedia on your ultraportable, the Timeline offers three USB 2.0 ports, one HDMI port with support for HDCP, and one VGA port. The Timeline also comes with a built-in five-in-one card reader that accepts SD Card, MultiMediaCard, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, and XD Picture Card.
The Timeline is ready to deliver surround sound, too, with its S/PDIF-ready headphone/speaker/line-out jack and its integrated Dolby Sound Space Expander. The system also has a built-in microphone, as well as a standard mic-in jack.
The 14-inch and 15.6-inch models include an 8X DVD drive, along with CyberLink Power DVD and NTI Media Maker software. In addition, each Timeline provides an integrated Acer Crystal Eye Webcam and built-in Wi-Fi and WiMax support.
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