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Grade A1 Acer Aspire ONE A110-AW - 512MB - 8GB - White - A1/LU.S020A.089

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GRADE A1 - As New Condition (only the box may be slightly damaged!)

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Laptops Direct Design Award May 08

Forget dragging your clumsy old laptop back and forth to work, the A110L will revolutionise the way you think about working on the move.

Discover the power of the Intel® Atom® mobile processor with this Acer Aspire One ultra-portable PC.

Weighing in at less than 1Kg, with a groundbreaking 8.9 inch screen and up to 3hours of battery life, portability becomes a real option rather than just an aspiration.

But, best of all, this state-of-the-art model is complimented by an impressive set of features as well. The Intel® Atom® mobile processor boasts fantastic performance for its size and since it has full wireless capabilities it can also be used on the move. The addition of a CrystalEye webcam allows quick and easy video calls absolutely free.

If you want a stylish mobile laptop that won’t break the bank or your back the Aspire One A110L is the perfect choice!

Please note Linux operating system is not compatible with mobile broadband dongles.


Questions & Answers

Question from russell: Asked on 22/01/2011 when will it be back in stock?

Answer from simon Sorry not getting anymore pls call sales to discuss another model.

Question from tris184: Asked on 20/01/2011 hello does this have a line-in jack input for recording? or are there any netbooks similar size and price that do? thanks

Answer from simon All Netbooks / laptop have a RSA line in

Question from Madz: Asked on 05/01/2011 does it have windows 7?

Answer from simon The operating system is linux.

Question from ronnie: Asked on 04/01/2011 can the ram be upgraded ? if so how much to ?

Answer from simon I have sent you a quote in regards to this.

Question from p: Asked on 01/01/2011 Hi, what is the battery life of this netbook?

Answer from simon At least 4hrs

Question from S.N: Asked on 26/12/2010 Would you need to buy a dongle or a modem to use the internet on this netbook?

Answer from simon It has ethernet for a wired broadband connection and also wireless too. A dongal would be need if you want to access a 3G/ HSDPA service.

Question from helen: Asked on 15/08/2010 is this machine wifi installed?

Answer from simon All laptops now do

Question from joe santander: Asked on 02/11/2009 does it have msn/emails built in or do you need to install it?

Answer from SteveK there are a number of mail programs pre-installed. MSN you will need to download, but it only takes a few minutes.

Question from lukey: Asked on 01/11/2009 is this the only colour you do in acer aspire one a110?

Answer from SteveK These are graded as new or with minor damage, hence the incredibly low price. We can only supply the colours we receive, so at the moment this is White

Question from gen: Asked on 29/10/2009 I understand that the netbook has a Linux equivalent of Microsoft Word, however is it possible to view and edit word files somehow by converting the file?
And is it also possible to convert them back to operate the file on Word again?

Answer from SteveK It should be fine.

Question from Jacko: Asked on 26/09/2009 SteveF says windows XP can be installed but Dave says it cannot. Who's correct?

Answer from Tom You can install Windows XP on this netbook, and it'll be far easier if you have an external disk drive to do it with.

Question from Emmab: Asked on 04/09/2009 is this suitable for a 7yr old? all he will do is probably play the free online games and possibly google things for school is it compatable with windows?? as i have the software and wondered if it could be installed into this computer also does it have a cd/dvd drive?

Answer from SteveF This is perfect for those tasks and netbooks were originally built with those uses in mind. There's no dvd drive with it to keep weight size and price down but you can buy an external one fairly cheaply and hook it via the usb port.

Question from danp: Asked on 03/09/2009 it says u cannot use mobile broadband dongles on linux systems. why is this?

Answer from SteveF There were driver issues between the Operating system and the dongle, but if you go to the acer website, you can download a fix which will now allow you use the dongles with linux.

Question from danp: Asked on 03/09/2009 can this computer do third party downloads?
and does it have microsoft office or word?
or anything to do word documents on?

Answer from SteveF Yes it does support third party downloads. It has open office on and this includes a word processing program.

Question from baz: Asked on 21/08/2009 does this laptop have windows xp on it

Answer from SteveF No it has linux.

Question from colin: Asked on 18/08/2009 Does the acer drivers for the mobile broadband dongles work for all providers ie, o2,vodafone,3?

Answer from SteveF You'll need to check with Acer on that one but I believe they work on all laptops with Linux to enable you to use a a broadband dongle.

Question from alfies dad: Asked on 13/08/2009 i am looking for a machine for my 4 year old,i was looking for something cheap like this but would like to put windows xp on it so that it is similar to my this possible ??????

Answer from SteveF This would be perfect for a child. It has linux on which is easy enough to use but you can change it to XP if needed.

Question from lorryf: Asked on 30/05/2009 does this machine come with built in wireless or do you need a dongle. is it only the box that is damaged or the machine aswell ?

Answer from david s A1 is just packaging and yes they are all wireless as standard.

Question from ABC: Asked on 27/05/2009 Can windows XP be installed on this machine?

Answer from dave No

Question from Mark: Asked on 26/05/2009 Will i be ok to connect an external hard drive to this so i can use it to transfer video from my HD video camera to the external hard drive while on holiday.

Answer from SteveF Yes.

Question from Harry: Asked on 18/05/2009 Is it flash enabled
e.g. youtube

Answer from SteveF Yes you can watch youtube.

Question from Ron: Asked on 18/05/2009 Can this play Divx files out of the box, if not can you download a program like VLC player onto this .

Answer from SteveF it should play the divx files straight out of the box. If not you will be able to download VLC or equivalent program.

Question from Katie: Asked on 17/05/2009 Hello, excuse me for being dumb but is this ready to go on the internet because it has the Ethernet card? I am buying for a 70 yr old and want to make internet access easy as possible. Thanks

Answer from SteveF Yes is wireless ready.

Question from Nige: Asked on 17/05/2009 Is the battery rechargable ? Can a mains lead be used ? Is one included?

Answer from David J Yes this will come with a mains lead to charge the battery up

Question from qwirtle: Asked on 16/05/2009 If the Linux OS is not compatible, why is the O2 mobile dongle sold as an essential extra? Is it only for those who have purchased Windows XP

Answer from SteveF You can now download drivers from Acers site to make the dongle work. This should have been taken off the copy.

Question from peppix: Asked on 08/05/2009 can skype be downloaded to it?

Answer from SteveF Yes it can.

Question from NMA: Asked on 06/05/2009 Can bluetooth be installed on this machine?

Also, what about windows? Or is thre any way to run windows programs on it?

Answer from SteveF You can but a bluetooth dongle which will plug into the usb port and yes you can change the operating system on this model.

Question from John: Asked on 06/05/2009 Can mobile broadband be set up on this computer?

Answer from SteveF No sorry. the linux OS is not compatible with a mobile dongle.

Question from M Howling: Asked on 06/05/2009 Does it include everything that would of originally been included in the box? Especially the Restore Disk, which is required to create a restore USB stick.

Answer from SteveF Yes, A1 means box opened.

Question from Russell Robinson: Asked on 04/05/2009 Does this netbook come supplied with an AC charger?

Answer from SteveF Yes, all laptops or netbooks come with a AC charger.

Question from wsh: Asked on 16/04/2009 Does grade A1 mean it's in very goo condition

Answer from SteveF Grade A1 means the laptop is a s new but the box has been opened and maybe damaged.

Question from wayne: Asked on 14/04/2009 Can you use the netbook to download music onto cd's

Answer from SteveF You would need an external optical drive but yes.

Question from CHW: Asked on 01/04/2009 Is £129.97 the actual price you pay if you collect it from the store? because when i went to buy this laptop online the price was £212.91 because of all the added costs...

Basicaly what is the actual price?

Answer from SteveF please give our sales team a call if you're having trouble taking the extras off the order. They'll just charge for the unit and delivery. If you pick up from store then it will just be the price as advertised.

Question from Chris: Asked on 28/03/2009 Hi, will is this computer compatible with Itunes?

Answer from David J No, Itunes is not compatible with Linux

Question from Liam: Asked on 27/03/2009 Is this netbook suitable for college as i'm going in September and am wondering whether to buy one now or hang fire if there are some new, cheaper and better netbooks coming out. Also can you take Linux off of the machine and put something like Windows 7 onto it?

Answer from David J This netbook is designed primarily for Web browsing. You would be better looking for one on windows XP instead of Linux

Question from becca, x: Asked on 26/03/2009 can you download windows live messenger onto the netbook?

Answer from dave This Unit Will Come With Its Own Version Of Live Messenger As Windows Live Messenger Is Not Compatible With Linux.

Question from hannah: Asked on 25/03/2009 does this product have any office programes eg. power point and if not could it be installed, or office word or excel as its for my daughter for school. thanks.

Answer from SteveF It comes with open office which is the linux equivalent.

Question from Fiona: Asked on 24/03/2009 How much extra is it for double memory? Also, can you use a USB DVD drive with this?

Answer from dave Please Call for Details for Double Memory Prices. And yes you can use a External DVD Drive For this Unit.

Question from Rich: Asked on 24/03/2009 Hello,
Could this item read and display PDFs?

Answer from dave Yes

Question from David: Asked on 23/03/2009 Does it have a media player installed and will it play mp3, mp4, and divx files

Answer from dave It Has a Basic Player For Music And Video But Not for Divx.

Question from Kevin: Asked on 20/03/2009 1 - What Does Grade "A" Mean ?
2 - What is the double your memory offer and is it applicable to this product

Thank You

Answer from dave Grade A1 Is as New, Grade 2 Is Minor Cosmetic Damage. The unit in Question is A1 as New.

Question from Helen: Asked on 20/03/2009 Does this have Open Office already installed? and do it have (or can you download (pidgin) software to access MSN like the eee pc's

Answer from David J This has both Open Office and Pidgin pre installed