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Acer Aspire 1690WLMi

The folio-designed Aspire 1690 series is a marvel in the innovation field. Ideal for employees in small and medium businesses, and for self employed p...

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“A gem worth exploring”

published 04/11/2006

ProSuperb value for money, shockingly fast

ConsNot really very many

I myself own one of these laptops; I am absolutely pleased with the purchase. The purchase was made last Christmas, when this laptop contained some of the most up-to-date technology easily rivalling laptops at twice the price for raw power. I am able to use it for computer gaming of the latest...

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ProGreat screen size and quality

ConsLow battery life

The Acer Aspire 1690 has an all round great set of features. The 15.4in screen makes viewing DVD's and such like a pleasure. A lot of Laptops have somewhat hindered screens - with backlights breaking, low visibility in sunlight and so on; however this laptop seems to avoid all such imperfections...

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Product Information : Acer Aspire 1690WLMi

Manufacturer's product description

The folio-designed Aspire 1690 series is a marvel in the innovation field. Ideal for employees in small and medium businesses, and for self employed professionals, the Aspire 1690 is a fully-loaded mobile multimedia workplace featuring latest Intel PCI Express technology with a blazingly-fast 533MHz front side bus and lightening-fast gigabit connectivity. Complete with Acer's CrystalBrite wide screen technology for fantastic graphics performance, the Aspire 1690 provides a practical, simple and space saving alternative to bulky PCs, and an unrestrained way of enjoying DVD entertainment, accessing the Internet, and running home applications.

Product Details

Product Description: Acer Aspire 1690WLMi - 15.4" - Pentium M 715 - Win XP Home - 512 MB RAM - 60 GB HDD

System Type: Notebook

Operating System: Win XP Home

Processor: Intel Pentium M 715 / 1.5 GHz / 2 MB Cache

Memory: 512 MB DDR

Storage: 60 GB HDD

Optical Drive: DVD-Writer DL

Display: 15.4" 1280 x 800 / WXGA

Graphics: ATI Mobility Radeon X600 - 64 MB

Networking: 802.11b/g , Gigabit Ethernet , fax / modem

Battery: Up to 3.5 hours

Dimensions (WxDxH): 36.4 cm x 27.9 cm x 3.9 cm

Weight: 3 kg

Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year warranty

Header / Manufacturer: Acer

Manufacturer: Acer

Long Name: Aspire 1690

General

MPN: LX.A6505.119

System Type: Notebook

Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition

Processor / Chipset

CPU: Intel Pentium M 715 / 1.5 GHz

Cache: L2 - 2 MB

Front Side Bus: 400 MHz

Chipset: Mobile Intel 915PM Express

Platform Technology: Intel Centrino

Features: Enhanced SpeedStep technology, power-optimized processor system bus

Memory

RAM: 512 MB

Max RAM Supported: 2 GB

Technology: DDR SDRAM

Form Factor: SO DIMM 200-pin

Slots Qty: 2

Storage

Main Storage: 60 GB HDD

Optical Drive: DVD±RW (+R double layer) - fixed

Display

Type: 15.4"

Resolution: 1280 x 800 ( WXGA )

Widescreen: Yes

Colour Support: 24-bit (16.7 million colours)

Features: CrystalBrite

Audio & Video

Graphics Processor: PCI Express - ATI Mobility Radeon X600 - 64 MB

Sound: Stereo speakers , microphone

Input

Type: Keyboard, touchpad, 4-way scroll button

Communications

Wireless: 802.11b/g

Wireless Controller: Intel PRO/Wireless 2200BG

Network Interface: Gigabit Ethernet

Remote Management Protocol: DMI 2.0

Features: Acer SignalUp

Modem

Protocols & Specifications: ITU V.92

Max Transfer Rate: 56 Kbps

Features: Wake on Ring

Battery

Technology: Lithium Ion

Run Time: Up to 3.5 hours

AC Adapter

Input: AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )

Connections & Expansion

Slots: 2 x memory ¦ 1 x CardBus ( 1 free )

Interfaces: 3 x USB 2.0 - 4 PIN USB Type A ¦ 1 x infrared - IrDA ¦ 1 x display / video - S-video output ¦ 1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15) ¦ 1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire) ¦ 1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11 ¦ 1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45 ¦ 1 x audio - SPDIF output/headphones ¦ 1 x audio - line-in/microphone - mini-phone 3.5mm

Memory Card Reader: 4 in 1 ( SD Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard )

Software

Software Included: Adobe Acrobat Reader, Norton AntiVirus, Cyberlink PowerDVD , Acer System Recovery, Acer Launch Manager, NTI CD-Maker, Acer eManager, Acer GridVista, Acer Arcade

Miscellaneous

Features: Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately), administrator password, system password, wake on LAN, Wake on Ring

Compliant Standards: ACPI 1.0b

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 36.4 cm

Depth: 27.9 cm

Height: 3.9 cm

Weight: 3 kg

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support: 1 year warranty

Service & Support Details: Traveller warranty - 1 year

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