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Acer eMachine E510

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 reviews of Acer eMachine E510. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Views about the battery and keyboard are overall positive. The durability and usability also get good comments. Views are divided on the performance.

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On average, users rate this product 85/100 and experts rate this product 70/100.

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Expert review by : Michael Browne (

Acer eMachine E510 review


A basic machine offering decent build quality and performance

Comfortable keyboard ; Good value ; Great battery life

Basic performance

A simple but pleasant enough laptop at a bargain price

Dec, 2008

Product Specifications


Audio system:High Definition Audio / Intel HDA 3D
Number of built-in speakers:2


Battery Capacity:4000
Battery life (max):2
Battery performance:4000
Number of battery cells:6


Front Camera:N
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3


Aspect Ratio:16:10
Display brightness:200
Display Diagonal:15.4
Display Resolution:1280 x 800
Display Surface:Matt

Energy Management

AC adapter power:65


Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter model:Intel GMA X3100
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.128


Pointing device:Touchpad / Touchpad + Scroll zone


Internal memory:1 / 2
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:2
Memory clock speed:533
Memory layout:2 x 1
Memory layout (slots x size):2 x 1
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM


Bluetooth: No
Networking features:Ethernet/Fast Ethernet / Fast Ethernet

Other Features

Audio system:High Definition Audio / Intel HDA 3D
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem:No / Yes
Modem Speed:56
Modem Type:V.92
TV in port: No
Wake-on-LAN ready: Yes
Wireless Technology:802.11b/g / IEEE 802.11b/g

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: No
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
Modem (RJ-11) ports:1
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
TV out:N
TV out port: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


AC adapter power:65


Bus type:FSB
Chipset:Intel GL960 Express
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):16
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Motherboard chipset:Intel GL960 Express
Number of Processing Die Transistors:291
Processing die size:143
Processor cache:0.512 / 1
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Merom
Processor cores:1
Processor family:Intel Celeron Mobile / Intel® Celeron®
Processor frequency:1.73 / 2.13
Processor front side bus:533
Processor lithography:65
Processor model:560
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor socket:Socket 478
Thermal Design Power (TDP):31

Processor special features

Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: No
Execute Disable Bit:Y
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: No
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
Processor ARK ID:34439
Processor package size:35


Bundled software:eMachines GameZone, Adobe Reader, Corel WinDVD, Launch Manager, NTI CD/DVD Maker, Norton Internet Security
Operating system installed:Linux / Windows Vista Home Basic


Card reader integrated: No
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:5400
Host interface:SATA
Total Storage Capacity:120 / 160

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:10.8 / 14.4
Height (front):1.32
Height (rear):1.68
Width:10.8 / 14.4