Pros

  • Includes a DVI port

Cons

  • Pricey; offers faint stereo sound

At A Glance

Chic and pricey wide-screen model has a DVI port and a five-in-one media card reader.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://us.acer.com

The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 24318
Processor
Processor type Pentium M 760
Processor speed 2000.0 MHz
Display
Display size 15.4 inches
Resolution 1680 x 1050 pixels
Vertical Resolution 1050
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset ATI Mobility Radeon X700
Storage
Drive size 100.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage
  • smart card slot
  • Five-in-one media card reader
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Vendor Rated Battery life 404.0 hours
Standard Number of Batteries 1.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Ports and Connections
Headphone Jack Yes
Available Interfaces
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • FireWire Port
  • Infrared
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x4)
  • Video - S-Video
Microphone input Yes
Firewire 1
Ethernet Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Smart Card 1.0
Wireless connection 802.11 a/b/g
Bluetooth Yes
Slots
  • smart card slot
  • Five-in-one media card reader
PC Card Slots 1
Memory
Memory size 1024.0 MB
Memory type DDR2 SDRAM
Memory speed 533.0 MHz
Dimensions
Width 14.3 inches
Depth 10.4 inches
Height 1.5 inches
Weight 7.6 pounds
Weight with Accessories 7.6 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Other Features
Docking Station Port Yes
Devices Phone Cord
Input devices Touchpad
Hardware List Notebook
Pointing Device Touchpad
Case
Multipurpose Bay
  • 3x RAM
  • 2.4x DL+R
  • 24x CDR. Bay supports: DVD Super Multi recorder
  • 2nd hard drive
  • 8x SL±R
  • 2nd battery

Performance

Battery
Battery Life (Office Applications) 4:04   (hh:mm)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 682.0
Performance
World Bench 5 Rating Superior
World Bench 5 Score 94.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 561.0
Ahead Nero 592.0
Windows Media Encoder 420.0
WinZip 377.0
Adobe Premiere 449.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 344.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 537.0
Roxio VideoWave 415.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Mozilla 351.0
Adobe Photoshop 338.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 280.0
Microsoft Office XP 543.0