2/08/2009 03:40:00 AM | Posted in

Acer sponsorship of the Scuderia Ferrari racing team brings the compact Acer Ferrari 1000 Laptop. Featuring Carbon Fiber lid, fierce candy red trim, and the speed-invoking Ferrari logo. The similarities do not stop at the exterior, as the Ferrari 1000 is filled with power, thanks to its AMD Turion Dual Core chip and 768 MB RAM. Light weight, it weighs four pounds (3.85 lb.) and with a thickness of only 1.36 inches means its designed for portability.

Acer Ferrari 1000 Technical Specifications

* Processor AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-56 1.8 GHz
* Memory 768 MB DDR2
* Harddrive 160GB
* OS Windows XP Pro
* Weight 4 pounds
* Screen 12.1
* Screen resolution 1280 x 800
* Graphic Card ATI Radeon Xpress 1150
* Battery Life 3.5 hours

Product summary

Pros: Has only a 3.7-pound weight, which is lighter than some similarly priced notebooks.Also, this notebook comes with Microsoft Windows Vista ultimate and Microsoft Windows Vista OS, which is somewhat more favorable than some similarly priced notebooks.This notebook comes with a memory stick slot, making it easy to swap digital photos, wav clips, and other files with your Palm Pilot.

Cons: Only has a turion 64 X2 mobile technology processor, which is somewhat less efficient than some similarly priced notebooks.For example, the Sony VAIO SZ491N/X, a 3.7-pound notebook at around $1, 600, has a Core 2 Duo processor.The Acer Ferrari 1000-5123 comes with no-frills word processing software  if you often need to create presentations you will likely need to upgrade to a more powerful office suite.

Suitability: Suitable for those who consider weight the most important feature.Preserve favorite home movies for future generations by saving them onto DVD with this computer's DVD writer.If you have a wireless network at home, wirelessly browse the Internet from any room in your house with this Wi-Fi enabled laptop.

Value: In view of its relatively inexpensive price, this notebook has great features for the money.For example, when it comes to screen size, the average price of ultra compact products with a similar screen size is considerably more.



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