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Advent Milano

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of Advent Milano. The average rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the size and connectivity. The portability and performance also get good reviews, but the battery and usability get negative comments. Comments about the screen and keyboard are different.

price, performance, portability, connectivity, size

usability, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Advent Milano is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 8 reviews)

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Expert review by: Tech Staff (

Advent Milano review


The Milano is Advent's first netbook with Windows 7 Starter Edition

Good storage ; Windows 7 Starter ; Connectivity

Screen quality and angle ; Noisy keyboard ; 3-Cell battery

Dec, 2009

Expert review by: Julian Prokaza (

Advent Milano review


We've seen the Advent Milano's specification so many times before that it wouldn't warrant a second look if it weren't for its low price

Cheap ; Bright, matte screen ; Good keyboard

Disappointing battery life ; Glossy trackpad can be difficult to use

Conclusion There's nothing even remotely new in the Advent Milano, but it represents good value for money, as long as battery life isn't a big deal for you. If you shop around, however, you'll find the Samsung N130 available for slightly less, and it...

Nov, 2009

Expert review by: (

Advent Milano Laptop


Advent is the manufacturer of budget computer hardware that aims to compete with far more expensive alternatives. This is a netbook computer, which means that it is extremely lightweight and ideal for using as a portable companion.

Dec, 2009

Consumer review by: SteveO64 (

Advent Milano


Do not buy, If you have any problems with this notebook you cannot find the drivers anywhere Advent support is crap?



Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: tommycollierrob (

Advent Milano


This is a great little netbook and value for money!

Very fast, Value for money, Windows 7

Battery Life (At best 3 hrs)

Aug, 2010

Consumer review by: fairandsquare (

Advent Milano


I bought a new Advent Amilo brand new last Thur, this started having keyboard problems overheating and very very slow, i took it back to blackpool currys monday morning and got a full refund, the space bar would only work in certain places , I have...

Nothing avoid at all cost

its cheap quality, the keyboard is unresponsive and its the worst i have ever had

Aug, 2010

Consumer review by: sazzydan (

Great, super fast laptop


Laptops and computers, to us, have become a part of life. We own several machines including laptops, desk top computers and tablets, bot to mention our phones. This was one of the earlier models that we bought, before we upgraded to Mac. The laptop has...

very fast, great machine


Aug, 2014

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (

Advent Milano (Netbook)


Excellent compact little PC, great for all your basic computing needs

There's no media drive (CD/DVD) so you have to download anything you want or use an external USB drive

Jun, 2010

Product Specifications


Convertible: No
DVD Writer: No
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Embedded UMTS: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes


Bluetooth: No
Firewire: No
TV Output: No
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:10 / 16:9
LED Backlight: No
LED Technology: No
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Intel Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: Yes
Operating System Version:Windows 7 Starter / Windows XP Home Edition


Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel
GPU Model (Graphic Card):Media Accelerator 950


Chipset Brand:Intel
Chipset Type:945GSE
Processor Brand:Intel
Processor Number:N270