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Acer Aspire 5520-series

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Acer Aspire 5520

The Microsoft Windows Vista-equipped Acer Aspire 5520 offers powerful performance in an affordable package. The 5520 features an AMD mobile chipset and Nvidia graphics solutions.

Features

The Acer Aspire 5520 features the Nvidia PureVideo HD technology, which features hardware-accelerated High Definition video decoding. It offloads the decoding process from the CPU to the GPU for significant reductions of up to 30% in CPU load. For 3D graphics, the 5520 also offers full suppo…

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Acer Aspire 5520

The Microsoft Windows Vista-equipped Acer Aspire 5520 offers powerful performance in an affordable package. The 5520 features an AMD mobile chipset and Nvidia graphics solutions.

Features

The Acer Aspire 5520 features the Nvidia PureVideo HD technology, which features hardware-accelerated High Definition video decoding. It offloads the decoding process from the CPU to the GPU for significant reductions of up to 30% in CPU load. For 3D graphics, the 5520 also offers full support for Microsoft DirectX 10 and Shader Model 4.0.

The laptop’s multimedia features also include Acer’s Arcade Deluxe and eAudio Management. The former offers the user a single interface for viewing as well as editing digital media content. The latter is used to optimize and enhance the sound output for movies, music or gaming.

With the Acer Video Conference feature, the user is provided a one-click solution for communicating over the Internet. This feature includes the Crystal Eye webcam and the Acer InviLink wireless connectivity solution.

In addition to quick-launch keys, the Aspire 5520 also offers Acer QuicCharge and Empowering Technology convenience features. QuicCharge reduces the battery’s charging time and extends the life of the battery while Empowering Technology provides a simple way to manage the notebook computer.

Specifications

The Acer Aspire 5520, which measures 14.4 x 1.3/1.7 x 10.8 inches (W x H x D) and weighs 6.06 pounds, features the AMD Turion 64 X2 mobile computing solution. It offers dual-core processors and supports AMD’s PowerNow and HyperTransport technologies. The chipset supports up to a maximum 4 gigabytes of DDR2 RAM and also provides Dolby surround sound with S/PDIF output.

For graphics, the user is offered the choice between an integrated GPU (GeForce 7000M with 896 megabytes of TurboCache) or the GeForce 8400M discrete GPU, which features 128 megabytes of GDDR2 video memory with up to 896 megabytes of TurboCache.

The 5520 comes with a 15.4 inch Acer CrystalBrite widescreen display. It also offers an ExpressCard/54 slot and a 5-in-1 card reader.

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