In the 532h-2588, Acer has produced a very average netbook at a relatively low price, with all the drawbacks and strengths of the class.
Acer announced two new netbooks with chips from AMD, boosting the chip company's efforts to capture netbook market share from Intel.
While Acer's Aspire One 532h netbook is sturdy and inexpensive, the keyboard is difficult to type on, and the touchpad isn't particularly well designed.
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