Hardware Specifications and Configurations

System Board Major Chips

Item

Controller

System core logic

VIA K8N800+VIA VT8235CE

Super I/O controller

NS PC87392

Audio controller

VIA VT1612A

Video controller

NVIDIA® GeForce™ FX Go5200 for Aspire 1360 Series NVIDIA® GeForce™ FX Go5700 for Aspire 1520 Series

Hard disk drive controller

Embedded in VT8235CE

Keyboard controller

Mitsubish LPC keyboard controller M38857

CardBus Controller

TI PCI 7420

RTC

Embedded in VT8235CE

LAN Controller/Chipset

10/100: VIA 6103L; Giga LAN: Realtek 8110SB-32

Memory Controller

Built-in CPU

Bluetooth Controller/Chipset (Does this chipset support voice function??)

Modem Controller/Chipset

HDD Controller

Embedded in VT8235CE

ODD Controller

Embedded in VT8235CE

Parallel Port Controller

NS PC87392

USB Controller

Embedded in VT8235CE

PCMCIA Controller

TI PCI 7420

Processor

Item

Specification

CPU type

Mobile AMD Sempron processor 2600+ to 3000+ or higher (for Aspire 1360) AMD Athlon 64 processor 3000+ to 3400+ or higher (for Aspire 1520)

CPU package uOG

uOG 754 pin

CPU core voltage

1.5V

CPU I/O voltage

Low speed: 1.2V =>for Hypertransport 1.2V

BIOS

Item

Specification

BIOS vendor

Phoenix BIOS

BIOS Version

1.0

BIOS ROM type

Flash ROM

BIOS ROM size

512KB

BIOS package

32 Pin PLCC

Supported protocols

ACPI 2.0, SMBIOS 2.3, PCI 2.3, Boot Block, PXE 2.0, Mobile PC2001, Hard Disk Password, INT 13h Extensions, PCI Bus Power Management interface Specification, EI Torito-Bootable CD-ROM Format Specification V1.0, Simple Boot Flag 1.0

BIOS password control

Set by switch, see SW1 settings on chapter 5

Second Level Cache

Item

Specification

Cache controller

Built-in CPU

Cache size

128KB or 256KB for AMD Sempron CPU 1MB for AMD Athlon 64 DTR CPU

1st level cache control

Always Enabled

2nd level cache control

Always Enabled

Cache scheme control

Fixed-in write back

System Memory

Item

Specification

Memory controller

VIA K8N800

Onboard memory size

0MB

DIMM socket number

2 Sockets

Supports memory size per socket

256/512/1024MB (if available)

Supports maximum memory size

2048MB (Please confirm if 1024MB has passed the test or not)

Supports DIMM type

DDR-DRAM

Supports DIMM Speed

333 MHz

Supports DIMM voltage

2.5 V

Supports DIMM package

200-pin so-DIMM

Memory module combinations

You can install memory modules in any combinations as long as they match the above specifications.

Memory Combinations

Slot 1

Slot 2

Total Memory

0MB

128MB

128 MB

128MB

0MB

128 MB

128MB

128MB

256 MB

256MB

0MB

256MB

0MB

256MB

256MB

256MB

128MB

384MB

128MB

256MB

384MB

256MB

256MB

512MB

0MB

512MB

512MB

512MB

128MB

640MB

256MB

512MB

768MB

128MB

512MB

640MB

512MB

256MB

768MB

256MB

128MB

384MB

512MB

512MB

1024MB

Above table lists some system memory configurations. You may combine DIMMs with various capacities to form other combinations. LAN Interface

Item

Specification

Chipset

10/100Mbps: VIA 6103L; Giga LAN: 8110SB-32

LAN Interface

Item

Specification

Supports LAN protocol

10/100Mbps for Aspire 1360; 10/100/1000Mbps for Aspire 1520

LAN connector type

RJ45

LAN connector location

Rear side

PXE Version

2.0

Modem Interface

Item

Specification

Chipset

VIA VT8235CE

Fax modem data baud rate (bps)

14.4K

Data modem data baud rate (bps)

56K

Supports modem protocol

V.90/V.92MDC

Modem connector type

RJ11

Modem connector location

Rear side

Hard Disk Drive Interface

Item

Vendor & Model Name

HGST Moraga IC25N030ATMR04

HGST Moraga IC25N040ATMR04-

HGST Moraga IC25N060ATMR04-0

Fujitsu V-40 MHT2030AT Seagate N1 ST93015A

TOSHIBA Pluto 40G MK4025GAS Fujitsu V40+ MHT2040AT Seagate N1 ST94019A

TOSHIBA Neptune MK6021GAS

Capacity (MB)

30000

40000

60000

Bytes per sector

512

512

512

Logical heads

16

16

16

Logical sectors

63

63

63

Drive Format

Logical cylinders

16383

16383

16383

Physical read/write heads

2/Not show/2

2/Not show/2/2

3/4

Disks

1/Not show/1

1/Not show/1/1

2

Spindle speed (RPM)

4200RPM

4200RPM

4200RPM

Performance Specifications

Buffer size

2MB

2MB/8MB for Toshiba

2MB/8MB for HGST

Interface

ATA-5 for other vendors /ATA-6 for HGST and Toshiba

ATA-5 for other vendors /ATA-6 for HGST

ATA-5/ATA-6 for HGST

Data transfer rate (disk-buffer, Mbytes/ s)

350

350

350

Data transfer, rate (host-buffer, Mbytes/ s)

100 MB/Sec

100 MB/Sec

100MB/Sec

DC Power Requirements

Voltage tolerance

5 +/- 5%

5 +/- 5%

5 +/- 5%

CD-ROM Interface

Items

Specification

Vendor & Model Name

QSI SCR242 Mitsumi SR244W1

Performance Specification

Brust Data Transfer rate

PIO mode 4:

  1. 7 MB/sec Max. (Mode 0~4) Multi-word DMA mode 2:
  2. 7 MB/sec Max. (Mode 0~2) Ultra DMA mode 2:
  3. 3MB/sec Max.

Random: 90 ms Full Stroke: 180 ms Mitsumi-

Random: 100 ms Full Stroke: 240 ms

5400 rpm for Mitsumi 24X CAV mode

Data Buffer Capacity

128 KB (built-in)

Interface

Compliant to ATA/ATAPI-6

CD-DA, CD-ROM Mode-1, CD-ROM/XA Mode-2, Form-1 and Mode-2 Form-2, CD-i Ready, Video-CD (MPEG-1), Karaoke CD, Photo-CD, Enhanced CD, CD Plus, CD Extra, i-trax CD, CD-Text, CD-R and CD-RW Mitsumi:

CD-DA, CD-ROM (Mode 1 and Mode2) CD-ROM XA (Mode 2 Form 1 and Form2), CD-I (Mode2 Form 1 and Form 2), CD-I Bridge (Photo CD, CD EXTRA), Enhanced CD, CD-RW, CD-R, CD-TEXT

Loading mechanism

Drawer with soft eject and emergency eject hole

Power Requirement

Input Voltage

+5V[DC]+/-5%

DVD-ROM Interface

Item

Specification

Vendor & model name

MKE SR-8177

Performance Specification

With CD Diskette

With DVD Diskette

Transfer rate (KB/sec)

Average Sustained: CAV mode

775~1800 blocks/sec (10.3X to 24X)

1550~3600kBytes/sec (Mode 1) 1768~4106 kBytes/sec (Mode 2)

Normal Speed (1X) 11.08 Mbits/sec CAV mode 36.67~88.64 Mbits/sec DVD-9/DVD-R:

Normal Speed (1X) 11.08 Mbits/sec CAV mode 36.67~88.64 Mbits/sec

DVD-ROM Interface

Item

Specification

Average Full Access time (typ.)

Random

DVD-5:

CAV mode 110 msec typical 150

Random

msec average max

120 msec typical

Full Stroke

160 msec average max

CAV mode 200 msec typical 260

Full Stroke

msec average max

270 msec typical

350 msec average max

DVD-9:

Random

150 msec typical

200 msec average max

Full Stroke

340 msec typical

450 msec average max

DVD-RAM (2.6G)

Random

200 msec typical

300 msec average max

Full Stroke

300 msec typical

600 msec average max

DVD-RAM (4.7G)

Random

180 msec typical

300 msec average max

Full Stroke

320 msec typical

700 msec average max

Data Buffer Capacity

512 kBytes

Interface

IDE

Applicable disc format

DVD: DVD-5, DVD-9, DVD-10, DVD-R (3.95G), DVD-RAM (2.6G), DVD-

RAM (4.7G)

CD: CD-Audio, CD-ROM (mode 1 and mode 2), CD-ROM XA (mode 2, form

1 and form 2), CD-I (mode 2, form 1 and form 2), CD-I Ready, CD-I Bridge,

CD-WO, CD-RW, Photo CD, Video CD, Enhanced Music CD, CD-TEXT

Loading mechanism

Soft eject (with emergency eject hole)

Power Requirement

Input Voltage

+5V[DC]+/-5%

Combo Drive Interface

Item

Specification

Vendor & model name

KME UJDA750

Performance Specification

Combo Drive Interface

Item

Specification

Transfer rate (KB/sec)

Read Sustained:

DVD-ROM MAX 8X CAV (MAX 10800 KB/sec) CD-ROM MAX 24X CAV (MAX 3600 KB/sec)

Write:

CD-R 4X, 8X (CLV), Max 16X, MAX 24X (ZCLV) CD-RW 4X (CLV) HS-RW 4X,8X, 10X (CLV) ATAPI Interface:

PIO mode 16.6 MB/sec :PIO Mode 4 DMA mode 16.6 MB/sec:Multi word mode 2 Ultra DMA mode 33.3MB/sec: Ultra DMA mode 2

Buffer rate

2MB

Access time

DVD-ROM 180 ms typ. (1/3 stroke) CD-ROM 130 ms typ. (1/3 stroke)

Start up time

less than 15s

Stop time

less than 6s

Acoustic noise

less than 50 dBA

Interface

Enhanced IDE (ATAPI) compatible

Master/Slave

Set by Cable Select (By host)

PC compatible

PC2001 compatible

Applicable disc format

CD-DA, CD-ROM, CD-ROM XA, CD-R, CD-RW, PhotoCD (multiSession), Video CD, CD-Extra(CD+), CD-text

DVD: DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD-RW (Ver.1.1), DVD-VIDEO, DVD-RAM (2.6GB, 4.7GB)

Slope

15 degree (Any direction)

Dimensions, Weight

128X129X12.7mm (WXDXH)

(except protrusion)

200g+-10g

Eject

Soft Eject (with emergency eject hole)

DVD Dual Interface

Item

Specification

Vendor & model name

Liteon DVD-Dual SDW-431S

Disc type for read/write application

Applicable Formats

CD-DA, CD-TEXT, CD ROM Mode-1, CD-ROM/XA Mode-2 Form-1 and Form-2, CD-I Ready, Video-CD (MPEG-1), Karaoke-CD, Photo-CD, Enhance CD, CD extra, I-Trax CD and UDF DVD-ROM, DVD-Video, DVDAudio,

DVD-R single/multi border(s) DVD+R single/multi session(s) DVD-RW DVD+RW

Applicable Media Type

DVD-ROM (4.7G/8.54G) single layer on single/double side (read only), DVD-ROM dual layer (PTP/OTP) on single/double side (read only) DVD-R (3.9G, 4.7G for General and Authoring), DVD-RW, DVD+RW (4.7G) DVD+R

Item

Specification

Disc Diameter

12cm and 8cm

2048 bytes/block (CD Mode-1 and Mode-2 Form-1)

2336 bytes/block (Mode-2)

2328 bytes/block (Mode-2 Form-2)

Operation environment for "write/rewrite" application

Host Machine

IBM compatible PC (Pentium 166 MHz or above)

OS

MS-Windows 90/ME/2000/XP/NT 4.0

Memory

Min. 128MB required

Hard Disk

Empty Storage Capacity:100 MB or more Average access time: 20ms or less

Disc Diameter

12cm and 8cm

AMT, CMC, Csita, Delphi, EverMedia, Imation, LeadData(Silver-Sil), Maxell, MCC (Bagdad), Mirage, Mitsui, MoserBaer(India), MPO, NanYa, Plasmon, Prodisc, RAMedia, Ricoh, Ritek(JS, S, Richodye), SAST (ultra green), SKC(Korea), TDK, TY (DX dye) Low Speed CD-RW:

CMC, Daxon, Fornet, Gigastorage, Imation, Infodisc, LeadData, MCC, Nanya, Princo, Prodisc, Ricoh, Ritek High Speed CD-RW:

AMT, CMC, Infodisc, Nanya, Postech, Prodisc, Ritek, Ricoh, MCC,

SKC(Korea)

Ultra Speed CD-RW:

Daxon, Imation, Infodisc, MCC, Prodisc, Ritek DVD+R:

BEALL, CMC, Daxon, Fuji, HP, Maxell, MCC, Memorex, OPTODISC, PRODISC, Ricoh, RICOH, Ritek, SONY, TDK, TYUDE DVD+RW:

CMMC, Daxon, Imation, MCC, Philips, Ricoh, Ritek, Sony

BeAll, CMMC, DAXON, DVSN Fornex, GSC, Imation, LeadData, Maxell, Mitsubishi, Nanya, Pioneer, Princo, Prodisc, Ritec, Ritek, SKC, Sony, That's DVD-RW:

CMC, Mitsubishi, Princo Ritek

Mechanism

DVD: 0.65 Focusing: Astigmatism Tracking: CD: DPP

DVD-ROM: DPD DVD+R/RW: DPP Wave length: CD: 785+/- 5 nm

Output power:

Read CD: 1.5 mw [email protected] lens

DVD: 1.0 mw max Write CD: 65 mw [email protected] lens DVD: 20 mw max

Traverse mechanism

DC Stepping motor driven

Spindle motor

DC burshless motor

Item

Specification

Loading mechanism

Manual load/DC brushless mortor system

Audio Interface

Item

Specification

Audio Controller

VT 1612A

Audio onboard or optional

Built-in

Mono or Stereo

Stereo

Resolution

20 bit stereo Digital to Analog converter 18 bit stereo Analog to Digital converter

Compatibility

Microsoft PC98/PC99, AC97 2.1

Mixed sound source

Line-in, CD, Video, AUX

Voice channel

8/16 bit, mono/stereo

Sampling rate

44.1 KHz

Internal microphone

Yes

Internal speaker / Quantity

Yes/2

Supports PnP DMA channel

DMA channel 0 DMA channel 1

Supports PnP IRQ

IRQ10

Video Interface

Item

Specification

Vendor & Model Name

Integrated Uni Chrome Pro IGP with upt to 64MB shared video RAM (for Aspire 1360/1520)

NVIDIA® GeForce™ FX Go5200 (for Aspire 1360, manufacturing option)

NVIDIA® GeForce™ FX Go5700 (for Aspire 1520, manufacturing option)

Chip voltage

N/A

Supports ZV (Zoomed Video) port

NO

Graph interface

8X AGP (Accelerated Graphic Port) Bus

Maximum resolution (LCD)

1024 x768 (32bit colors)

Maximum resolution (CRT)

1600x1200 (32 bit colors)

VGA Display Resolution

Display device

Source image in the frame buffer

640x480

800x600

1024x768

1280x1024

1400x1050

1600x1200

800x600 LCD

Expanded

True image

Partial image

Partial image

Partial image

Partial image

1024x768 LCD

Expanded

Expanded

True image

Partial image

Partial image

Partial image

1280x1024 LCD

Expanded

Expanded

Expanded

True image

Partial image

Partial image

1400x1050 LCD

Expanded

Expanded

Expanded

Expanded

True image

Partial image

1600x1200 LCD

Expanded

Expanded

Expanded

Expanded

Centered

True image

640x480 CRT

True image

Partial image

Partial image

Partial image

Partial image

Partial image

800x600 CRT

True image

True image

Partial image

Partial image

Partial image

Partial image

1024x768 CRT

True image

True image

True image

Partial image

Partial image

Partial image

1280x1024 CRT

True image

True image

True image

True image

Partial image

Partial image

VGA Display Resolution

Display device

Source image in the frame buffer

640x480

800x600

1024x768

1280x1024

1400x1050

1600x1200

1600x1200 CRT

True image

True image

True image

True image

True image

True image

Video Memory

Item

Specification

Fixed or upgradeable

Fixed for UMA

upgradeable for NVIDIA® GeForce™ FX Go5200/5700

Video memory size

64MB

LCD Display Resolution

Resolution

8 bit (256colors)

16 bits (Hi color)

24 bits (True color)

32 bits (True color)

640x480

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

720x480

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

800x600

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

848x480

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

1024x768

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

CRT Display Resolutions

Resolution

8 bit (256colors)

16 bits (Hi color)

24 bits (True color)

32 bits (True color)

640x480

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

720x480

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

800x600

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

848x480

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

1024x768

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

1152x864

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

1280x1024

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

1400x1050

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

1600x1200

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Parallel Port

Item

Specification

Parallel port controller

NS PC87392

Number of parallel port

1

Location

Rear side

Connector type

25-pin D-type

Parallel port function control

Enable/Disable by BIOS Setup

Supports ECP/EPP

Yes (set by BIOS setup)

Optional ECP DMA channel (in BIOS Setup)

DMA channel 1 and 3

Optional parallel port I/O address (in BIOS Setup)

378, 278

Parallel Port

Item

Specification

Optional parallel port IRQ (in BIOS Setup)

IRQ5, IRQ7

USB Port

Item

Specification

USB Compliancy Level

1.1/2.0 support

OHCI

USB 2.0

Number of USB port

5V/500 mA per slot

Location

Rear side

Other Remarks

3 independent OHCI USB1.1 Host Controller and 1 EHCI USN2.0 Host Controller.

PCMCIA Port

Item

Specification

PCMCIA controller

TI PCI 7420

Supports card type

Type II, Tpye III

Number of slots

Two type II, one type III

Access location

Left side

Supports ZV (Zoomed Video) port

Yes

Supports 32 bit CardBus

Yes (IRQ17)

Keyboard

Item

Specification

Keyboard controller

Mitsubishi LPC keyboard controller M38857

Keyboard vendor & model name

Darfon/Sunrex

Total number of keypads

84-/85-/88-key

Windows keys

Yes

Internal & external keyboard work simultaneously

Yes

Battery

Item

Specification

Vendor & model name

Normal: Sanyo/Simplo; Highrate: Sanyo/Sony

Battery Type

Li-ION

Pack capacity

2000mAH

Number of battery cell

8

Package configuration

4 serial 2 parallel

Output voltage

14.4Vdc (nominal)

LCD

Item

Vendor & model name

LCD 15.4" WXGA QDI

LCD 15.4" WXGA AU B154EW01

LCD 15.4" WXGA HITACHI

LCD

Item

Screen Diagonal (mm)

390.1

391

391

Active Area (mm)

331.2x207.0

331.2x207.0

331.2x207.0

Display resolution (pixels)

1280x800 WXGA

1280x800 WXGA

1280x800 WXGA

Pixel Pitch

0.2588x0.2588

0.2588x0.2588

0.25875x0.25875

Pixel Arrangement

R.G.B. Vertical Stripe

R.G.B. Vertical Stripe

R.G.B. Vertical Stripe

Display Mode

Normally White

Normally White

Normally White

Typical White Luminance (cd/m2) also called Brightness

185

195 min (5 point average) 220 Typ. (5 point average)

185

Luminance Uniformity

1.4 (5pts)

1.25 max. (5pts) 1.50 max. (13pts)

N/A

Contrast Ratio

400

400

200

Response Time (Optical Rise Time/Fall Time)

5/20

18/7

30/20

Nominal Input Voltage VDD

+3.3V Typ.

+3.3V Typ.

+3.3V Typ.

Typical Power Consumption (watt)

4.38

6.5

N/A

Weight

585

580

620

Physical Size(mm)

344x222.0x6.35 max

344x222.0x6.5 max

344.5x222.5x6.5 max

Electrical Interface

1 channel LVDS

1 channel LVDS

1 channel LVDS

Support Color

262K colors (RGB 6bit data driver)

262K colors (RGB 6bit data driver)

262K colors (RGB 6bit data driver)

Viewing Angle (degree) Horizontal: Right/Left Vertial: Upper/Lower

15/35 45/45

70/70 60/60

60/60 35/65

Temperature Range(° C)

Operating

Storage (shipping)

0 to +50 -25 to +60

0 to +50 -20 to +60

0 to +50 -20 to +60

AC Adapter

Item

Specification

Vendor & model name

Liteon, 135W power supply

Input Voltage

Low Range

90(min.)/137(max.)/100-127(nominal)

High Range

180(min.)/265(max.)200-240(nominal)

Input current

2.2A(max)

Nominal frequency (Hz)

50-60

Frequency variation range (Hz)

47-63

Efficiency

It should provide an efficiency of 85% minimum, when measured at maximum load under 115Vac.

Output Requirements

DC output voltage

19V

Noise + Ripple

380mV as output voltage is 19V

Peak Load

18.5V-19.71V

Dynamic Output Characteristics

Turn-on delay time

5 sec (@ 115Vac)

Hold up time

5ms (@115Vac, Full load)

AC Adapter

Item

Specification

Over Voltage Protection (OVP)

29V

Short circuit protection

9.5A @19V output voltage

Electrostatic discharge (ESD)

15KV (at air discharge) 8KV (at contact discharge)

Dielectric Withstand Voltage

Primary to secondary

2150VDC for 1 sec.

Ground leakage current

less than 250uA

Power Management

Power Saving Mode

Enter Standby Mode when 1.Standby/Hibernation hot-key is pressed and system is not ready to enter Hibernation mode.

2.System standby/ Hibernation timer expires and system is not ready to enter Hibernation mode.

  • The buzzer beeps
  • The Sleep indicator lights up

Hibernation Mode

Enter Hibernation Mode (suspend to HDD) when

1.Hibernation hot-key is pressed and system is ready to enter Hibernation mode 2.System Hibernation timer expires and system is ready to enter Hibernation mode.

□ All power shuts off

Display Standby Mode

Keyboard, built-in touchpad, and an external PS/2 pointing device are idle for a specified period.

□ The display shuts off

Hard Disk Standby Mode

Hard disk is idle within a specified period of time.

□ Hard disk drive is in standby mode. (spindle turned-off)

Environmental Requirements

Item

Specification

Temperature

Operating

+5~+35°C

Non-operating

-20~+60 °C

Humidity

Operating

10% to 95% RH, non-condensing without disktte 10% to 80% RH, non-condensing with disktte

Non-operating

20% to 80% RH, non-condensing (Unpacked)

Non-operating

20% to 90% RH, non-condensing (Storage package)

Vibration

Operating

5~250Hz 0.5Grms, 15mins per axis

Non-operating (unpacked)

1.04 Grms, 2-200Hz 15 mins per axis

Non-operating (packed)

1.04 Grms, 2-200Hz 15 mins per axis

Mechanical Specification

Item

Specification

Dimensions

361(W) x 292.5(D) x 47.3(H)mm

Weight

3.6kg (8lbs)

I/O Ports

Two Type II or one Type III PC CardBus (PCMCIA) slot One IEEE 1394 port One FIR port

One RJ-45 network jack

One DC-in jack

One parallel port (ECP/EPP)

One S-video port

One external monitor port

One microphone-in jack (3.5mm mini jack)

One headphone jack (3.5mm mini jack)

Four USB 2.0 ports

Drive Bays

One

Material

Plastic

Indicators

Wireless Communication, Power, Sleep, Media Activity, Battery Charge, Caps Lock and NumLock

Switch

Power

Was this article helpful?

0 0
The Ultimate Computer Repair Guide

The Ultimate Computer Repair Guide

Read how to maintain and repair any desktop and laptop computer. This Ebook has articles with photos and videos that show detailed step by step pc repair and maintenance procedures. There are many links to online videos that explain how you can build, maintain, speed up, clean, and repair your computer yourself. Put the money that you were going to pay the PC Tech in your own pocket.

Get My Free Ebook


Responses

  • peter
    Can i disable nvidia geforce fx go5700 64 mb in acer 1520?
    9 years ago

Post a comment