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Acer Extensa 5220

Acer Extensa 5220
alaScore 81

495 reviews

Jul, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 495 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the reliability and screen. The performance and value for money also get good comments. There are some mixed opinions about the touchpad, while some have doubts about the battery.

design, value for money, performance, screen, reliability

battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Acer Extensa 5220 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Acer Extensa 5220

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 2 user reviews of Acer Extensa 5220 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptop Computers on Amazon.co.uk.

reliability

0% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Acer Extensa 5220 Notebook PC Celeron M (550) 2.0GHz 1024MB 80GB 15.4 inch WXGA TFT LCD DVD SuperMulti Modem LAN/WAN Vista HB

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Review Acer Extensa 5220 Notebook

 

Nice looking single core notebook The Acer Extensa 5220 (-100508)

Reasonable price; Nice look; Solid case; Good workmanship; User-friendly input devices; WLAN switch; Matte display coating; Bright display; Even luminance; Decent noise of the fan; Low temperature emissions

Low RAM capacity; Digital video out is missing; Loud touch pad buttons; Short battery runtime

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Acer Extensa 5220-101G08Mi review

 

A solid design that offers great value for the asking price

Solid build ; Bargain price ; Great software bundle included

Lacklustre performance ; Bulky

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Acer Extensa 5220 Laptop

 

My youngest child's computer is an Acer Extensa 5220. My daughter did not want this laptop but since it would be too difficult for us to bring another laptop from Europe, my husband and I decided that we would just buy it locally. She originally

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Great, just like I thought it would be!

 

"I ordered a HP computer first and didn't like it. Not nearly the computer this one is. I just love this one. You can't go wrong if you order this computer. lots of software. I also have the Acer 8.1 mini netbook. I love it as well. Never any problems...

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Great purchase!!!

 

"I've had this laptop for little over three weeks now, I must say that I really love it's performance and clarity! The wireless capability is remarkable, and overall--I am really happy with this purchase! The only two issues I have is the fact that it...

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LOVE IT!!!!

 

"My husband and I had decided to give this computer a try after being very disapoint with a HP touch. This computer is way better, it's faster you can see the screen because it's soo big! the price is afordable. All around it is just better."

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Was a Good Purchase

 

"Purchased this computer on 8/22/09 a Saturday received it sooner than expected. Everything was fine the first week, then it wouldn't work correctly. Not running as fast as it claims it can, screen would go white and would not come back. Could not...

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Love this laptop

 

"I have had this laptop for about a week now and I can't say enough good things about it. I was a little disappointed that it doesn't include the Windows 7 upgradge but with value you are getting you can buy the upgrade and still come out ahead. I had...

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Awesome purchase!!!

 

"I use a laptop daily... and am actually really hard on them, so I was kind of worried about purchasing this one! I have had it for a week now and ABSOLUTELY LOVE IT... the speed, the feel of the keys, and just the overall performance were well worth...

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First laptop I love it.

 

"Okay, This is my first laptop and ive had it for a month now...i love it...ive seen no problems with it yet. At first i said i wast going to get a acer because my sister has one and hers isnt the best...but im glad i did...this laptop is freakin'...

Product Specifications

The Extensa 5220 series from Acer is well balanced to optimize your productivity and amplify your success. Powered with an Intel Celeron processor, it features a large 15.4" CrystalBrite widescreen display and integrated Acer CyrstalEye webcam. The Extensa 5220 series from Acer is well balanced to optimize your productivity and amplify your success, combining solid performance with wide-ranging functionality.

Audio Input

Type:Microphone

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Battery

Run Time (Up To):2.4hour(s)
Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:1MB

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:10.5in
Height:1.7in
Weight:6.4lbs
Width:14.2in

Display (Projector)

Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Diagonal Size:15.4in
Diagonal Size (metric):39.1cm
Max Resolution:1280 x 800
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: Yes

Header

Compatibility:PC
Country Kits:United States
Manufacturer:Acer
Model:5220-2385/5220-2516
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Acer Extensa

Input Device

Type:4-way scroll button / Keyboard / Touchpad

Mainboard

Data Bus Speed:533MHz

Modem

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

Networking

Data Link Protocol:Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g
Type:Network adapter
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11b/g

Optical Storage

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

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium

Processor

Clock Speed:2.13GHz/2GHz
Manufacturer:Intel
Processor Number:550/560
Type:Celeron

RAM

Installed Size:1GB/2GB
Max Supported Size:2GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Software

Microsoft Office Ready:Includes a preinstalled image of select 2007 Microsoft Office suites. Purchase a Medialess License Kit (MLK) to activate the software.

Storage Controller

Type:Serial ATA

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Type:Portable

Storage Removable

Type: None

System

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

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:Intel GMA X3100