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Acer Aspire 4520

alaTest has collected and analyzed 155 reviews of Acer Aspire 4520. 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 usability and design. The portability and performance are also mentioned favorably, whereas many are negative about the touchpad and reliability.

price, performance, portability, design, usability

battery, keyboard, reliability, touchpad

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Acer Aspire 4520 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 user reviews of Acer Aspire 4520 from The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on People really like the price and usability. The performance and portability also get good feedback, but there are some less positive views about the reliability.

portability, performance, usability, price


100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Acer Aspire 4520 14.1" Laptop (AMD Turion 64 X 2 TL-52 Dual Core Processor (1.6GHz), 1GB RAM, 120GB Hard Drive, Vista Premium)Acer Aspire 4520 14.1" Laptop (AMD Turion 64 X 2 TL-52 Dual Core Processor (1.6GHz), 1GB RAM, 120GB Hard Drive, Vista Premium)

Apr, 2018

Expert review by : Jayesh Mansukhani (

Acer Aspire 4520


The laptop market in India has exploded of late, with manufacturers trying to outdo each other in the price wars. This has translated into keen competition and, as a consequence, the price-performance ratio has improved drastically.

The Acer Aspire 4520 can be cleanly summed up in three letters: VFM. At its almost throwaway price of Rs. 32,500 you get some very healthy specifications, outstanding built quality and very good performance. Keeping everything in mind, we can...

Oct, 2007

Expert review by : Frazier Barretto (

Acer Aspire 4520


A bang-for-your-buck laptop

Sharp screen, Feature-rich, Good onboard graphics, Nice performance, Well priced, Bluetooth

No WinXP drivers bundled, Touchpad interferes with typing, Should have had black interiors

Oct, 2007

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Acer Aspire 4520


AS4520G-5A0508 looks very stylish, black matte shell and 14.1 mirror screen, DOLBY surround sound, using a white full-size keyboard, machine weight 2.52KG, portable performance in general. Machine configuration, AS4520G-5A0508 using AMD dual-core...

Configuration alone significantly


Jun, 2009

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Acer Aspire 4520


Cost-effective, precious stones template sound speakers, and the effect of also visit the tuning keys have a dedicated, very practical. To run up particularly fast (vista under), even open files, quick fan at night the voice of small, cpu temperature...

Cost - effective, there are a dedicated tuning keys, it is practical

Perspective display is relatively small, relatively short battery life

Jun, 2009

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Good looks, poor relaibility, no customer support


I bought this laptop for my wife. She loved it. You can not expect to much performance for the price but in the first year we had no major problems. After warranty expired problems occurred:

looks, price

poor customer support, slow, after warranty expires brokes down

May, 2009

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Notebook Core 2 Duo Acer Aspire 5920-6630 DDR2 memory 3gb




Too weak to compete with the giants

Apr, 2009

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Acer Aspire 4520


acer aspire laptop is, I already have it 1 year, this laptop is very strong in terms of power rock, battery endurance, cashing a very elegant, I make the heart more convenient to use. specifications: Processor: AMD Turion â"¢ 64 X2 Mobile Technology...

more power

i dont know

Apr, 2009

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Acer Aspire 4520


The keyboard. Â Â Â Â Interface, the Acer notebook aspire4520 have four USB2.0 interface, one-one card reader, a VGA interface, a SV-Video, headphone, microphone port, Express Card, LAN, modem, etc.. Â Â Â Â It is worth mentioning that, this notebook...

Acer classic "gem" Die, very cordial. Some people like it "simple and honest cute" appearance of h

Comparison of the hard disk performance in general, but the beautiful curves, the stability of dat

Apr, 2009

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Acer Aspire 4520


Acer Aspire 4520 use the frivolous durable aluminum magnesium alloy material quality, matches the non-acute angle design line, outlines the low key calm fashion brief outlook, in conformability designs and so on motion, security, is emphatically one...

Good material quality and quakeproof technology

Personally think that design is not very good

Apr, 2009

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Review Acer Aspire 4520


Acer 4520 is interesting to see just visible outside world. This new format is likely to display characteristics of different varieties expected. I am one of those who are interested in reading for the first time in many not at all. Black on the...

Apr, 2009

Product Specifications

Based on powerful and affordable AMD Turion 64 X2 Mobile Technology the 14.1" Aspire 4520 is well-suited for home entertainment and beyond. Featuring hi-def NVIDIA graphics and ultra-realistic Dolby Surround sound, it excels at video/audio playback, gaming and more. Topping it off, the Acer Video Conference solution provides convenient face-to-face video chatting capability.


Audio system:Dolby
Number of built-in speakers:2

Audio Input


Audio Output

Type:Sound card


Battery life (max):2.5
Number of battery cells:6
Run Time (Up To):2.5hour(s)
Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:1MB/512KB

Dimensions & Weight



Aspect Ratio:16:10
Display Diagonal:14.1
Display Resolution:1280 x 800
Display response rise/fall:16

Display (Projector)

Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Diagonal Size:14.1in
Diagonal Size (metric):35.8cm
Max Resolution:1280 x 800
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: Yes

Energy Management

AC adapter power:65


Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce 7000M


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

Input Device

Type:4-way scroll button / Keyboard / Touchpad/Keyboard / Touchpad


Keyboard easy keys:Y
Keyboard euro key:Y
Keyboard function keys:12
Keyboard number of keys:88
Number of keyboard cursor keys:4
Numeric keypad: Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad / Touchpad + Scroll zone


Internal memory:1
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:4
Memory clock speed:667
Memory layout:1 x 1 / 2 x 0.5
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 1 / 2 x 0.5


Color:Black / Ceramic


Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Protocols & Specifications:ITU V.92
Type:Fax / modem


Bluetooth: No
Data Link Protocol:Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g
Networking features:Gigabit Ethernet / Gigabit LAN
Type:Network adapter
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11b/g

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Optical Drive

CD-R read speed:24
CD-R write speed:24
CD-RW read speed:24
CD-RW write speed:10
DVD-R Double Layer read speed:6
DVD-R Double Layer write speed:4
DVD-R read speed:8
DVD-R write speed:8
DVD-RAM read speed:5
DVD-RAM write speed:5
DVD-RW read speed:6
DVD-RW write speed:6
DVD+R Double Layer read speed:6
DVD+R Double Layer write speed:4
DVD+R read speed:8
DVD+R write speed:8
DVD+RW read speed:6
DVD+RW write speed:4
Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi

Optical Storage

Read Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD/24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
Rewrite Speed:10x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM)/16x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM)
Write Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD

OS Provided

Edition:Windows Vista Home Premium
Type:Linux Linpus/Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium

Other Features

Audio system:Dolby
Compliance industry standards:Wi-Fi
DVD-ROM read speed:8
Hot keys:Y
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem: Yes
Modem Speed:56
Modem Type:ITU V.92 / V.92
TV in port: No
Wake-on-LAN ready: Yes
Wake-on-Ring ready: Yes
Wireless Technology:802.11b/g / IEEE 802.11b/g

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: No
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: Yes
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
Headphone outputs:1
Line-in: Yes
Microphone in: Yes
Modem (RJ-11) ports:1
S/PDIF out port: Yes
SmartCard slot:No / Yes
TV out:N
TV out port: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:4
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


AC adapter power:65


64-bit Computing: Yes
Clock Speed:1.6GHz/1.8GHz/1.9GHz/2.2GHz/2GHz
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Processor cache:0.5 / 1
Processor cache type:L2
Processor frequency:1.6 / 1.9
Processor model:TK-57
Processor Number:MK-38/TK-55/TK-57/TL-52/TL-58/TL-60
Type:Athlon 64 X2/Turion 64 mobile technology/Turion 64 X2 mobile technology


Installed Size:1GB/2GB/3GB/512MB
Max Supported Size:4GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty


Bundled software:Acer Arcade, Acer Empowering Technology (eAudio, eLock, eNet, eRecovery, eSettings, ePower, ePresentation, eDataSecurity), Acer Crystal Eye Acer GameZone, Acer GridVista, Acer Launch Manager, Adobe Acrobat Reader, CyberLink PowerProducer, Norton Internet Security, NTI CD-Maker / Acer Arcade,\nAcer Empowering Technology (eAudio, eLock, eNet, eRecovery, eSettings, ePower, ePresentation, eDataSecurity),\nAcer Crystal Eye,\nAcer GameZone,\nAcer GridVista,\nAcer Launch Manager,\nAdobe Acrobat Reader,\nCyberLink PowerProducer,\nNTI CD-Maker.
Operating system installed:Windows Vista Home Premium


Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:SD
Total Storage Capacity:120

Storage Controller

Type:Serial ATA

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive


Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:120GB/160GB/80GB
Notebook Type:Notebook

Video Memory

Installed Size:256MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:NVIDIA GeForce 7000M/NVIDIA GeForce Go 7000M

Weight & Dimensions

Height (front):1.38
Height (rear):1.5
Width:13.5 / 17