Pros

  • Great keyboard considering the notebook's size
  • Second SD card slot for dedicated system memory

Cons

  • Some screen glare
  • Mouse button placement a minor pain

At A Glance

A hands-on peek at the next big mini-notebook.

Manufacturer’s Description

Acer redefines mobile connectivity with the Aspire one, a netbook (or mini-notebook) packed with fun and powerful computing features in a diminutive 8.9" form factor weighing as little as 2.2 lb. It?s a communication device designed to deliver continuous access to the internet and a simplified wireless experience no matter where you are.It was designed to get you online in no time at all and thanks to the Linpus Linux Lite operating system, start up and shut down times are reduced to the minimum. With the Aspire one running on Linux environment, the simplicity continues with the intuitive and specifically optimized software interface.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://us.acer.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number LUS020A012
Processor
Processor type Intel Atom
Processor speed 1600.0 MHz
Cache size 0.5 KB
Bus speed 533.0 MHz
Display
Display size 8.9 inches
Display type Glossy LCD
Aspect ratio 15:9
Resolution 1024 x 600 pixels
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Intel Graphics Media Accelerator X3100
Storage
Drive size 8.0 GB
Other storage
  • Memory Stick PRO
  • MultiMedia Card (MMC)
  • SD Card
  • Sony Memory Stick
  • xD-Picture Card
General Information
UPC Code 884483097029
Battery
Vendor Rated Battery life 3.0 hours
Ports and Connections
Memory Stick PRO 1.0
Available Interfaces
  • Audio - Line In (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Line Out (1/8" Mini)
  • Ethernet - RJ45
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus 2.0
  • Video - 15 pin High-Density D-shell (VGA)
MultiMedia Card (MMC) or MultiMediaCard (MMC) Yes
Slots
  • Memory Stick PRO
  • MultiMedia Card (MMC)
  • SD Card
  • Sony Memory Stick
  • xD-Picture Card
Memory
Memory size 500.0 MB
Memory type DDR2 SDRAM
Memory max 1.5 GB
Dimensions
Width 9.8 inches
Depth 6.7 inches
Height 1.1 inches
Weight 2.2 pounds
Warranty
Warranty information 1 Year Limited Warranty
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick
SD card Yes
Included Software
Operating System Linux
Other Features
Devices
  • Built-In Microphone
  • Built-In Webcam
Input devices
  • Keyboard
  • Touchpad

Warranty Information

1 Year Limited Warranty