Acer Aspire 5532 Notebook Specifications

Part Number: Aspire5532 Acer Aspire 5532 Notebook Series



Feature Specification
Operating System1

Genuine Windows 7® Home Premium 64-bit2
Genuine Windows 7® Home Basic 64-bit2

Processor1

AMD Better By Design Program, featuring:

  • AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 dual-core processor TK-42 (1 MB L2 cache, 1.60 GHz, DDR2 667 MHz, 20 W), supporting AMD HyperTransport™ 3.0 technology
  • AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 dual-core processor L310 (1 MB L2 cache, 1.20 GHz, DDR2 800 MHz 13 W), supporting AMD HyperTransport™ 3.0 technology
  • AMD Athlon™ 64 single-core processor TF-20 (512 KB L2 cache, 1.60 GHz, DDR2 667 MHz, 15 W), supporting AMD HyperTransport™ 3.0 technology
Chipset1 AMD M780G Chipset
Memory1, 5, 6,

Dual-channel DDR2 SDRAM support:
Up to 2 GB of DDR2 667 MHz memory, upgradeable to 4 GB using two soDIMM modules7

Video Subsystem

ATI Radeon™ HD 3200 Graphics with up to 19198 MB of HyperMemory™ (256 MB of dedicated system memory, up to 1663 MB of shared system memory), supporting Unified Video Decoder (UVD), OpenEXR High Dynamic-Range (HDR) technology, Shader Model 4.0, Microsoft® DirectX® 10

Dual independent display support
16.7 million colors

External resolution/refresh rate:

  • 2048 x 1536: 75/60 Hz
  • 1920 x 1440: 85/75/60 Hz
  • 1920 x 1200: 75/60 Hz
  • 1920 x 1080: 100/85/75/60 Hz
  • 1600 x 1200: 120/100/85/75/60 Hz
  • 1600 x 900: 120/100/85/75/60 Hz
  • 1400 x 1050: 85/75/60 Hz
  • 1280 x 1024: 120/100/85/75/60 Hz
  • 1280 x 960: 85/75/60 Hz
  • 1280 x 768: 85/75/60 Hz
  • 1280 x 720: 100/85/75/60 Hz
  • 1024 x 768: 120/100/85/75/60 Hz

MPEG-2/DVD decoding
WMV9 (VC-1) and H.264 (AVC) decoding
Acer Arcade™ Deluxe featuring Acer CinemaVision™ and Acer ClearVision™ technologies9

LCD Properties

15.6" HD 1366 x 768 pixel resolution, high-brightness (220-nit)
16:9 aspect ratio

Hard Drive1, 10,

160/250/320/500 GB or larger hard disk drive

Optical media drive

8X DVD-Super Multi double-layer drive:

  • Read: 24X CD-ROM, 24X CD-R, 24X CD-RW, 8X DVD-ROM, 8X DVD-R, 8X DVD+R, 8X DVD-ROM DL (double-layer), 6X DVD-R DL (double-layer), 6X DVD+R DL (double-layer), 8X DVD-RW, 8X DVD+RW, 5X DVD-RAM
  • Write: 24X CD-R, 24X CD-RW, 8X DVD-R, 8X DVD+R, 6X DVD-R DL (double-layer), 6X DVD+R DL (double-layer), 6X DVD-RW, 8X DVD+RW, 5X DVD-RAM
Media Card Reader Media card reader supporting:
  • Secure Digital™ (SD) Card
  • MultiMediaCard (MMC)
  • Reduced-Size Multimedia Card (RS-MMC)
  • Memory Stick® (MS)
  • Memory Stick PRO™ (MS PRO)
  • xD-Picture Card™ (xD)
Audio

Two built-in stereo speakers
High-definition audio support
MS-Sound compatible

Peripheral Subsystem

Multi-in-1 card reader (SD™, MMC, MS, MS PRO, xD)
Two USB 2.0 ports
External display (VGA) port
Headphone/speaker/line-out jack
Microphone-in jack
Ethernet (RJ-45) port
DC-in jack for AC adapter

Communication

Integrated Acer Crystal Eye webcam, supporting enhanced Acer PrimaLite™ technology
WLAN1, 4,: Acer InviLink™ Nplify™3 802.11b/g/Draft-N Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ network connection, supporting Acer SignalUp™ wireless technology
WLAN1, 4,: Acer InviLink™ 802.11b/g Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ network connection, supporting Acer SignalUp™ wireless technology
LAN: 10/100 Mbps Fast Ethernet, Wake-on-LAN ready

Privacy Control

BIOS user, supervisor, HDD passwords
Kensington lock slot

Keys and Controls

99-/100-/103-key full-size keyboard with inverted "T" cursor layout
Touchpad pointing device
Easy-launch keys: touchpad lock, WLAN
10 function keys, four cursor keys, two Windows® keys, independent numeric keypad, international language support
Media control keys (printed on keyboard): play/pause, stop, previous, next

Power

Product Safety Electric Appliance and Materials (PSE) certified for battery pack
48.8 W 4400 mAh 6-cell Li-ion battery pack:

  • 2.5-hour battery life11

2.5-hour rapid charge system-off, 3.5-hour charge-in-use
3-pin 65 W AC adapter
ENERGY STAR®

Dimensions
(W × D × H)

372.3 (W) x 246.5 (D) x 26.8/39.6 (H) mm (14.4 x 10.8 x 1.1/1.5 inches)
2.7 kg (6.0 lbs.) with 6-cell battery pack

Software

Acer Arcade™ Deluxe featuring Acer CinemaVision™ and Acer ClearVision™ technologies1
Acer Crystal Eye1
Acer eRecovery Management
Acer GridVista™
Adobe® Flash® Player
Adobe® Reader®
eSobi™
Google Toolbar™
McAfee® Internet Security Suite 2009 Trial12
Microsoft® Works with Office Home and Student 2007 Trial
MyWinLocker®
Norton™ Online Backup
NTI Media Maker™
Oberon GameZone1
WildTangent® 1

Optional Items

1 GB / 2 GB DDR2 667 MHz soDIMM module
3-pin 65 W AC adapter
External USB 56K modem

Windows®. Life without Walls™. Acer recommends Windows®.

  1. Specifications vary depending on model.
  2. 64-bit software is required to enjoy the advantages of 64-bit processing.
  3. Acer InviLink™ Nplify™, a high-throughput wireless solution, delivers superior performance and reliable connections while enabling emerging voice, video and data applications. Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™, it supports Acer SignalUp™ wireless technology and is compliant with 802.11a/b/g/Draft-N and 802.11b/g standards.
  4. Actual throughput may vary depending on network conditions and environmental factors such as network traffic or overhead, building construction and access point settings.
  5. Up to 1 GB of available system memory may be allocated for system resource requirements.
  6. Shared system memory may be allocated to support graphics, depending on system memory size and other factors. Actual system memory available to the operating system will be reduced by the amount of dedicated and shared system memory utilized by the graphics solution and resources required by the operating environment.
  7. A 64-bit operating system is required to enjoy the ultimate performance of 4 GB memory.
  8. For systems with 4 GB of system memory. The total graphics memory visible to the OS is less than the actual size allocated from the physical memory installed and varies depending on the configuration under a 32-bit OS.
  9. Powered by CyberLink® technology.
  10. 1 GB is 1 billion bytes. Actual formatted capacity is less and may vary depending on preloaded materials and the operating environment. Acer eRecovery Management utilizes up to 10 GB of the stated hard disk capacity as dedicated backup space.
  11. Your computer's battery life may vary depending on product specifications, computer settings, and applications or features launched. The listed battery life is for individual battery packs tested with MobileMark 2007 in productivity test mode and with wireless connection on. All batteries' maximum capacity will diminish with time and use.
  12. Trial periods vary depending on the geographic region and specifications: 365-day trial for China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Singapore (Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese OS models); 60-day trial for other regions.