Posts Tagged ‘acer’

Acer Aspire One 532 discovered; N450 Atom & 720p display

Acer is preparing a new 10.1-inch netbook armed with an Intel Pineview processor. The Acer Aspire One 532 (AO532h) is listed on Acer’s driver pages and it seems that this model is already listed by some e-tailers where the specs were found. The Aspire One 532 will come with a 10.1-inch high resolution (1280 x […]

Acer Aspire One 531 review

The original Acer Aspire One has proved one of the best selling netbooks, we hear, helped along by its competitive price circa-£200. That first model had a 9in screen and ran a friendly graphical Linux operating system; now we find Acer has kept the bankable Aspire One name and followed the crowd with a 10in […]

Acer plans 11.6” CULV model to replace Aspire One 751 netbook

Acer is planning to launch an 11.6-inch ultra-thin model, which is based on Intel’s CULV platform, in July according to Digitimes. The new model will fit in Acer’s Timeline series of ultra-thin notebooks and will be manufactured by Quanta. We recently heard that Acer is looking to rein back shipments of its 11.6-inch Aspire One […]

aaSNES1 – Acer Aspire One/SNES PC/console mod

“Take one of the greatest games consoles ever made, the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. Then gut it to place a fully working PC inside of it.” Words spoken from the brains of a true modder. This is the Acer Aspire SNES 1. It’s an 8.9-inch Acer Aspire One A150 / Super Nintendo Entertainment System (UK) […]

Acer to launch Google Android notebook

Acer, the world’s third biggest PC maker, on Tuesday said it would launch the world’s first notebook computer to run on Google’s Android operating system in the third quarter of this year. The marriage of Taiwan-based Acer’s low-end Aspire One netbook with Google’s Android operating system, which was originally designed for mobile phones, highlights a […]

Acer Aspire One 751 netbook dissected

The Aspire One 751 already provides separate access panels for the HDD, memory and Wi-Fi. When opening the Wi-Fi slot, it can be seen that there are two Mini PCI-E slots with only one in use. The 751 is completely taken apart in the disassembly guide, the motherboard and internals are all laid out for […]

Acer chief predicts netbook sales to reach 50m by 2010

A lot of people are trying to get a bead on the market for netbooks and what it means for manufacturers and operating systems. According to one of the largest Taiwanese hardware companies, the netbook trend will grow more quickly than some Western analysts have predicted. Global shipments for netbooks will reach 25m – 30m […]

Acer Aspire One 531 netbook review

The new Acer Aspire One 531 is a perfect example. While the screen has received a much needed size increase, the chassis has been slimmed down considerably, with excess fat being shaved off at almost every turn. The result is a lappie that offers both a larger, more practical screen than its 8.9-inch predecessor, and […]

Acer Aspire One with WiMAX hits FCC

Acer is planning on launching a new 8.9-inch netbook that will be WiMAX enabled according to some documents that have passed through the US FCC. I find this somewhat strange given yesterday’s news that the company is in the process of phasing out its line of 8.9-inch netbooks. The documents reveal that the unit will […]