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Acer Aspire One 522: A Great Netbook for Lightweight Computing

At a Glance

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  • Acer Aspire One 522-BZ897

    Compact and attractively priced, the Aspire One 522 delivers great battery life and multimedia performance, but doesn't have much raw computing power.

At a Glance

Compact and attractively priced, the Aspire One 522 delivers great battery life and multimedia performance, but doesn't have much raw computing power.

Price when rated: 329.99

Pros

  • Excellent battery life
  • Great display and good multimedia features

Cons

  • Type can look small on the 10.1-inch display
  • Very poor benchmark performance
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