Acer AOD250-1584 10.1-Inch Blue Netbook - Up to 9 Hours of
Acer AOD250-1584 comes with these high level Specs. Intel Atom Processor N280, Windows 7 Starter,
10.1-Inch WSVGA Acer CrystalBrite LED Display, Mobile Intel 945GSE Express Chipset, Integrated Intel
Graphics Media Accelerator 950, 1024MB DDR2 SDRAM Single Channel Memory, 250GB SATA Hard Drive
(5400RPM), Multi-in-1 Digital Media Card Reader, Acer InviLink 802.11b/g/Draft-N Wi-Fi CERTIFIED,
Bluetooth 2.1+EDR (Enhanced Data rate), Integrated Acer Crystal Eye Webcam, Two Built-in Stereo
Speakers, 3 - USB 2.0 Ports, 6-cell Li-ion Battery (5800 mAh), 2.79 lbs. | 1.27 kg (system unit only)
Acer AOD250-1584 10.1-Inch Blue Netbook - Up to 9 Hours of Battery Life
(Windows 7 Starter) Features
1. Windows 7 Starter Operating System, 6-cell Li-ion Battery (5800 mAh)
2. 250GB SATA Hard Drive (5400RPM), Acer InviLink 802.11b/g/Draft-N Wi-Fi CERTIFIED
3. 1024MB DDR2 SDRAM Single Channel Memory
4. 1.66GHz Intel N280 Atom Processor
User Reviews about Acer AOD250-1584 10.1-Inch Blue Netbook - Up to 9
Hours of Battery Life (Windows 7 Starter)
This is a solid netbook meeting my needs for surfing the web and email.
I am satisfied with it. -- It does what I needed for
As a Netbook, this is a pretty good product. The 250GB HD (compared with usual 160GB for
other Netbooks) is a definite plus. It's fast enough for most regular applications.
The 1GB memory seems low - especially if you open up more than one application at a time.
You could, of course, upgrade to 2GB - but you have to replace the existing 1GB. You just have
to throw away the 1GB memory module you already have. There's no way to add an extra GB -
which is stupid (although I understand the limitations of keeping the small size).
I was not impressed by the Windows 7 Starter Edition that came with it - but when I tried to
downgrade to XP Pro, it wouldn't let me do a install from scratch.
Also, being the owner, I hate the idea that I am denied Administrative rights. I wanted to