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Acer Aspire 1300 Series

alaTest has collected and analyzed 90 reviews of Acer Aspire 1300 Series. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the screen and portability. The performance and price also get good feedback, whereas comments are divided on the battery. Some have doubts about the usability and image quality.

design, price, performance, portability, screen

image quality, usability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Acer Aspire 1300 Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 user reviews of Acer Aspire 1300 Series from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on People really like the usability and performance. The durability and price are also appreciated.

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81% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

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Mar, 2018

Product Specifications

With the streamlined Aspire 1300 under your arm, you have all the tools of a desktop PC in a conveniently portable package. The Aspire 1300 is designed to handle a rainbow spectrum of computing activities wherever you wish to work - home, office, library or poolside. To simplify your life while enhancing your productivity, the Aspire 1300 is a clear and easy choice. The all-in-one design of the Aspire 1300 features an internal floppy drive and built-in CD, DVD or DVD/CD-RW combo drive, providing complete desktop functionality while maximizing your desk space and eliminating the need for external devices. This notebook also provides you with essential connectivity, so it's easy to hook up to an office or home network, as well as to digital camcorders, storage devices, and other compatible peripherals.


Audio system:MS DirectSound compatible / MS DirectSound-compatible, Audio system with two stereo speakers / SoundBlaster Pro compatible / Stereo

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio Output

Type:Sound card


Battery life (max):3
Run Time (Up To):2hour(s)/3hour(s)
Technology:Lithium ion/Nickel metal hydride

Cache Memory

Installed Size:256KB/64KB

Dimensions & Weight


Disk Drive

Diskette drive:1.44
Diskette drive memory:1.44
Hard disk drive type:Ultra DMA-100


Aspect Ratio:4:3
Contrast ratio (typical):750:1
Display Diagonal:14.1 / 15
Display Resolution:1024 x 768

Display (Projector)

Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Diagonal Size:14.1in/15in
Diagonal Size (metric):35.8cm/38.1cm
Max Resolution:1024 x 768
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: No


Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter model:Savage4
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.016 / 0.032

Hard Drive

Diskette drive memory:1.44
Hard disk drive type:Ultra DMA-100


Country Kits:Canada / United States/France
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Acer Aspire

Input Device

Type:Keyboard / Scroll button / Touchpad/Keyboard / Touchpad


Data Bus Speed:200MHz/266MHz


Internal memory:0.125 / 0.25


Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Protocols & Specifications:ITU V.90
Type:Fax / modem


Data Link Protocol:Ethernet / Fast Ethernet
Networking features:Built in 10/100Mbps Fast Ethernet, Y / Built-in 10/100Mbps Fast Ethernet, Y / Ethernet/Fast Ethernet
Type:Network adapter

Optical Drive

CD read speed:24
CD rewrite speed:12 / 8
CD write speed:10 / 16
DVD read speed:8

Optical Storage

Read Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)/8x
Rewrite Speed:12x/4x
Type:CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo/DVD-ROM
Write Speed:16x/8x

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition

Other Features

Audio system:MS DirectSound compatible / MS DirectSound-compatible, Audio system with two stereo speakers / SoundBlaster Pro compatible / Stereo
Bundled hardware:Manual; power supply; battery; recovery facility
Compatible operating systems:Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Windows XP Home Edition
Dimensions (WxDxH):12.6 x 10.3 x 1.34 / 13 x 10.5 x 1.38
Internal modem: Yes
Modem Speed:56
Warranty:1 Year
Warranty note:1 Year
Weight:6.39 / 6.83

Ports & interfaces

I/O ports:1 x Type III or 1 x Type II/I CardBus PCMCIA slot, 1 x RJ-11 jack for modem, 1 x RJ-45 jack for Ethernet, 1 x DC-in jack for AC adapter, 1 x ECP/EPP-compliant parallel port, 1 x external VGA port, 1 x headphone-out jack, 1 x microphone-in jack, 1x Kensington lock socket, 2 x USB ports / USB, parallel, RJ-11, RJ-45, VGA port / USB, RJ-11, RJ-45


Clock Speed:1.2GHz/1.3GHz/1.4GHz/1.53GHz/1.67GHz
Processor family:AMD Athlon
Processor frequency:1.2 / 1.4 / 1.533 / 1.667 / 1.8 / 2.2
Processor Number:1400+/1600+/1800+/2000+
Type:Athlon XP/Duron


Installed Size:128MB/256MB
Max Supported Size:1GB

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty /2 years warranty


Bundled software:Drivers & Utilities, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Norton AntiVirus, Cyberlink PowerDVD, NTI CD-Maker / Norton AntiVirus / Norton AntiVirus, Power DVD, NTI CD-Maker / Norton AntiVirus, PowerDVD, NTI CD-Maker / Norton AntiVirus; PowerDVD; NTI CD Maker (for models with DVD/CD-RW combo drive)


Total Storage Capacity:20 / 30

Storage Controller


Storage Floppy Drive

Type:3.5" 1.44 MB floppy / 3.5 1.44 MB floppy

Storage Hard Drive


Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:20GB
Notebook Type:Notebook
Recommended Use:Home use / Small business

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:S3 Savage4

Weight & Dimensions

Weight:6.39 / 6.83