Eventually I opted for a laptop after venturing into every known computer shop known to man, purchasing the Acer Aspire 5022WLMi for £679.99 from laptopsdirect.co.uk. I had the opportunity to test run the machine in Comet and PC World where the laptop was also available to purchase however ... Read review
Memory expansion, 512 MB (256 MB removable, maximum 2048 MB, 2 slots), suitable for ACER ... more
Aspire 5022WLMiThis RAM expansion (laptop memory) can increase your laptop's main memory. Your laptop will automatically recognise the memory module after installation. If more than one slot is available, it is recommended to fill the memory banks evenly and to use memory modules from the same manufacturer in order to guarantee compatibility.
15.4 inch TFT display, large hard drive capacity, lightweight and portable, fast processing speed and top notch graphics card
Battery life is less than stated, location of fan, unit becomes hot very quickly
"...known to man, purchasing the Acer Aspire 5022WLMi for £679.99 from laptopsdirect.co.uk. I had the opportunity to test run the machine in Comet and PC World where the laptop was also available to purchase however these stores simply were not competitive when it came to price, with the laptop costing more than £150 more than I ended up paying.
£679.99 is a fairly competitive price for a laptop and I was impressed with the size, weight and speed at ..."
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The Aspire 5020 Series notebook comes with everything from the all-new AMD Turion 64 Mobile Technology with HyperTransport technology to a 15.4" CrystalBrite wide screen complete with ATI X600 or X700 graphics cards for unstoppable processing power and stunning video. The Aspire 5020 also provides a stylish way for SOHO professionals and small business users to access dynamic multimedia at work and to play with all the advantages of seamless wired and 802.11g Wi-Fi CERTIFIED wireless network integration, the supreme versatility of the 6-in-1 card reader and even the choice of Video-CD or DVD-dual burners.