Acer Aspire 5742 Review



With it’s Intel Core i3 processor and 4 Gigabytes of memory, and 500GB hard drive it’s a budget, but performance loaded notebook for everyday tasks. Comes in a few variants with Intel Core i3 and Core i5 processors, either equipped with an nVidia graphic card or with integrated Intel HD, or with either 320, 500 or 640Gb hard drive. All in all a good value for the casual user.


Acer Aspire 5742



CPU Intel Core i3-370M (2.40 GHz, 3MB)
Chipset Intel HM55 Express
Memory 4 GB DDR3-1066/PC3-8500
HDD 500 GB SATA 5400
Optical DVD-Writer ±R/±RW
Display CineCrystal 15.6″ 16:9 LCD
Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Devices & Ports Webcam, Mic, HDMI, 3xUSB, VGA, Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)
Battery 6-cell (Li-Ion) 4400 mAh 3.50 Hour
H/W/D; Weight 34/381/253 mm; 2.60 kg
  • Aspire AS5742 User Guide
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter


Acer Aspire 5742 Contents


You can check out the Acer ASpire 5742 unboxing video here.

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