Conclusion: While not without its limitations, the Acer Aspire One D255 is a capable system that will meet the needs of many users at a fraction of the cost, size, and weight of a full-sized laptop PC. But do its price and capabilities keep it competitive against tablets?
Summary: Dual high-flyer. Dual core is moving into Netbooks. That the battery run times don't shorten as a result, and instead increase is shown by our tested device. Why the mobility nevertheless casts a shadow can be discovered in this review.
Pros: Good battery life, Low weight, Space saving and light power adapter, Low power consumption, Quiet hard drive, Low heat emission, Acceptable processing speed, Low weight and power consumption.
Cons: Reflective TFT, Weak contrast, Display too dark, Low resolution, Bad input devices, Cooling fan permanently active, Few interfaces, RAM & HDD difficult to change, A non-reflective and brighter display would be important for use outdoors on sunny days.
Excerpt: The Acer Aspire One D255 (price not yet announced) is Acer's first dual-core netbook, and one of the first 10-inchers anywhere to use Intel's new Atom N550 processor. The netbook's benchmark performance is moderately better than single-core competitors.
Summary: • These gadgets are smaller and lighter in comparison to other netbooks • Possess strong battery Life • Excellent performance • Runs swiftly on MS Windows 7 • Comes with island-style keyboard • Equipped with memory card reader, audio in/out jacks and a USB port • Facilitated with Kensington lock...
Pros: These gadgets are smaller and lighter in comparison to other netbooks , Possess strong battery Life , Excellent performance , Runs swiftly on MS Windows 7 , Comes with island-style keyboard , Equipped with memory card reader, audio in/out jacks and a USB port , Facilitated with Kensington lock sl...
Cons: Not so comfortable cursor , Keyboard is not so spacious , Webcam is not at all impressive , The surface gets scratched easily
Acer Aspire One D255 Netbook; Portable and Affordable!
25 February 2011
Excerpt: The Acer Aspire One D255 netbooks come in dual-core and single-core CPU variants. Today we have the latter with us, which offers everything that a good entry-level netbook should and the best part is, it carries an amazing price tag. Let’s see what it’s got.
Excerpt: We’re fans of Acer’s Aspire One netbook range, particularly now the facelift has improved the netbooks’ looks, so we were expecting good things from the new D255. It stands out from similar netbooks because it has Google’s Android operating system installed alongside Windows 7 Starter edition.