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Acer Aspire 3003

Driven by the Mobile AMD Sempron processor, the Aspire 3000 series is the ideal notebook if you want a stylish, well-connected, easily portable notebo...

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“Acer Aspire 3003lc”

published 28/10/2006

ProCheap, Reasonably Powerful, Looks Good

ConsShort Battery Life, Poor Graphics, Widescreen Case...

The Acer Aspire was one of the cheapest laptops that I could find when I looked into purchasing a basic laptop for my school work earlier this year. In fact, it was the cheapest model that Acer made, and it shows in the features that it has, and doesn't have. It features a nice bright 15 inch...

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Excellent

ProBargain price, good spec, stylish finish

Consrequired basic RAM upgrade

I bought this laptop on line for my wife's upcoming birthday. She is fairly new to the world of PCs and mainly likes to window shop on line, so this looked like a good starter machine. I have an older ACEr laptop that has stood up well to my abuse so I had no qualms about quality. It arrived...

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“THE INSPIRED ACER ASPIRE”

published 12/02/2006

ProStylish Looking - Great Value For Money - Practica...

ConsLimited processing speed - No Microsoft Office

Being a full time real estate student in London having access to a laptop is imperative. I spent a while looking for a suitable laptop that primarily would be used for work, but also had a decent memory capacity for music and video downloads. Another factor was cost. In todays saturated laptop...

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“Acer Aspire 3003LC”

published 18/09/2007

ProGreat for new users, looks good, light and good va...

ConsNone so far

Acer Aspire 3003LC - Mobile Sempron 3000+ 1.8 GHz - 15" TFT Other than the word "Acer" I bet the newbie buyer hasn't got a clue what the rest of the above means. In fact trudging round Currys, Comet and PC World looking for a laptop, the descriptions may as well have been in ancient Greek. The...

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ProGood price and reliable.

ConsProcessor speed and hard drive capacity are not hu...

I don't own this lap top but I did source it for a relative who was looking for a good value for money Lap Top computer that would be used for home use. The exact model I am reviewing is the Acer Aspire 3003LC which has a 15" TFT LCD screen, a 40GB Hard Drive, 256MB DDR and a Mobile AMD Sempron...

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“Acer 3003lc Laptop”

published 29/03/2006

ProLight, slim and fast.

ConsHour's power standalone

Ordered this unit direct from the manufacturer. Paid about £15 less than quoted, was given 4 working days for arrival and arrived in my office in 2! Was impressed as soon as I pulled it out of the box, Really slim silver design and gutsy 15" screen. Was ready to boot straight out of the box and...

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“Review of Acer Aspire 3003LC”

published 12/11/2005

ProLow Cost, Potabilty

ConsLow RAM Small Hardrive

For the money this lap top is a good entry level laptop. Its failings is the low amount of RAM and the small hard drive size. Plus the lack of decent software (No Microsoft Office). This is not the computer for gaming the low RAM size and the small Harddrive would inhibit the more memory hungry...

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Excellent

ProSlim, sleak, stylish, great quality

ConsNon at all

This is a truely great laptop, take it from someone who knows a thing or two seeing as i have had dozens of the things. This laptop has verything that a top brand has, if not better. Really slim and cool as well as fast easy and efficent. Was really impressed with this machine and would certainly...

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Product Information : Acer Aspire 3003

Manufacturer's product description

Driven by the Mobile AMD Sempron processor, the Aspire 3000 series is the ideal notebook if you want a stylish, well-connected, easily portable notebook that's big on features - and value.

Product Details

Product Description: Acer Aspire 3003LC - 15" - Mobile Sempron 3000+ - Win XP Home - 256 MB RAM - 40 GB HDD

System Type: Notebook

Operating System: Win XP Home

Processor: AMD Mobile Sempron 3000+ / 1.8 GHz / 128 KB Cache

Memory: 256 MB DDR

Storage: 40 GB HDD

Optical Drive: CD-RW / DVD

Display: 15" 1024 x 768 / XGA

Graphics: SiS Mirage 2

Networking: 10/100 Ethernet , fax / modem

Battery: Up to 1.5 hours

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

Weight: 2.8 kg

Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year warranty

General

MPN: LX.A5505.350

System Type: Notebook

Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition

Processor / Chipset

CPU: AMD Mobile Sempron 3000+ / 1.8 GHz

Cache: L2 - 128 KB

Chipset: SiSM760GX

Features: 3DNow! Professional technology, PowerNow! technology

Memory

RAM: 256 MB

Max RAM Supported: 2 GB

Technology: DDR SDRAM

Speed: 333 MHz / PC2700

Slots Qty: 2

Storage

Main Storage: 40 GB HDD

Optical Drive: CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo - fixed

Display

Type: 15"

Resolution: 1024 x 768 ( XGA )

Widescreen: No

Colour Support: 24-bit (16.7 million colours)

Audio & Video

Graphics Processor: SiS Mirage 2

Memory Allocation Technology: Shared Video Memory (UMA)

Sound: Stereo speakers , microphone

Input

Type: Keyboard, touchpad, 4-way scroll button

Communications

Network Interface: 10/100 Ethernet

Modem

Protocols & Specifications: ITU V.92

Max Transfer Rate: 56 Kbps

Features: Wake on Ring

Battery

Technology: Lithium Ion

Capacity: 29 Wh

Run Time: Up to 1.5 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 modem - phone line - RJ-11 ¦ 1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX - RJ-45 ¦ 1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15) ¦ 1 x audio - line-in/microphone - mini-phone 3.5mm ¦ 1 x audio - line-out/headphones - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm

Software

Software Included: Adobe Acrobat Reader, Norton AntiVirus, Microsoft Works, Acer System Recovery, Acer Launch Manager, NTI CD-Maker, Acer eManager, 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: 2.8 kg

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support: 1 year warranty

Service & Support Details: Traveller warranty - 1 year

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