Features of Acer® Extensa 5230
The Extensa 5230 series from Acer offers excellent features and good value for money. It is a reliable laptop that ensures good performance for your day to day computing needs. This series of laptop comes with 15.4”³ WXGA high-brightness LCD display. The screen has a maximum resolution of 1280 x 800 and it also supports synchronized multi-window viewing through Acer GridVista feature.
The Extensa 5230 series laptop use Intel Celeron mobile processor 575/585 and it also supports Intel 64 architecture. It offers Dual-channel DDR2 SDRAM support with standard 2GB RAM which can be upgraded to a maximum of 4GB, using two soDIMM modules. This laptop has low power consumption and an extended battery life.
This laptop offers two choices for batteries; 71 W 4800 mAh 8-cells Li-ion battery pack and 48.8 W 4400 mAh 6-cell Li-ion battery pack. The first one gives a battery life of 5 hour while the second one gives only 2.5 hours. It uses a 160GB hard disk with enhanced Acer DASP technology for providing shock-resistance. The peripheral subsystems other than the basic ports in this series of notebook are Express card slot, multi-card reader and HDMI port. It supports LAN Gigabit Ethernet supporting ASF 2.0 network systems. The wireless technology used is Acer InviLink 802.11b/g/n certified network connection that supports Acer SignalUp with Nplify wireless technology.
- FIVE –Â Acer Empowering TechnologyThe Acer Empowering is a composite tool consisting of some special programs that makes this laptop more users friendly. In this laptop the included Acer empowering technology tools are Acer eDataSecurity, epower, eRecovery and eSettings Management. The Acer eDataSecurity management manages the file folder description and it encrypts confidential files in an entire folder. The Acer ePower Management manages the power options like battery life status and LCD brightness status. The eSettings manages the system information, boot options and BIOS passwords.
- FOUR –Â Acer Crystal EyeThe Acer Extensa 5230 has an integrated web cam which uses Acer Crystal Eye technology by which it is able to deliver high quality video conferencing. This integrated camera use enhanced Acer PrimaLite and Acer PureZone technology by which it works well enough even in bad-light conditions that suit the needs of consumers who are always on the move. Proper webcam driver and software should be installed in the laptop to provide this feature.
- THREE –Â Multimedia featuresThe Acer provides some good multimedia features in this series of laptop. The video subsystem used in this laptop is Mobile Intel GL40 Express Chipset with integrated 3D graphics. It features Intel Dynamic Video Memory Technology 5.0 and DirectX10. The audio subsystem used is Intel High Definition Audio with two built-in Acer 3DSonic stereo speakers. This enables to experience a good multimedia features, all the way through.
- TWO –Â Security and Utility featuresThe Acer Extensa 5230 is provided with some security and utility features. The main security feature enabled in this series of laptop is Acer bio-protection finger print reader. This security feature along with Cable lock slot, BIOS, user, supervisor & HDD passwords and DASP hard disk protection gives you an enhanced safety measure for your laptop. Some utility tools like Acer GridVista, Adobe Reader, Corel WinDVD, McAfee Internet Security Suite, Microsoft Office Ready 2007 and NTI Media Maker are also included.
- ONE – Â General FeaturesThe Acer Extensa 5230 series gives you better productivity and enhanced reliability that you need at work. This laptop works with genuine Windows operating systems like Vista Home, Premium and Business editions. This product is compliant to environmental standard; Energy Star. This product has a strong, good design and one year warranty is offered by Acer.
This product is blended with indispensable Acer technologies and wireless connectivity which makes this product a perfect choice for professionals.