Features

Performance

  • Intel Pentium 4 Northwood 1.8~3.06 GHz/Celeron processor
  • L2 cache 512k (Northwood), 128K (Celeron)
  • SiS M650 with SiS 962, support 400/533MHz Bus, HTT support.
  • 20GB or higher capacity Desktop 5400rpm, 7200rpm HDD
  • Microsoft XP OS
  • Optional 6-in-1 Multimedia memory card module.

Multimedia

  • CD-ROM
  • DVD-ROM
  • DVD/CD-RW combo
  • Audio input and output jacks
  • Optional 6-in-1 Multimedia memory card module
  • Hardware 3D graphic engine
  • Two stereo speakers + One sub-woofer
  • 15" Desktop XGA and 17" Desktop SXGA.

Connectivity

  • Modem: Software Modem V9.0/V9.2 56Kbps (MDC)
  • 10/100 LAN
  • Optional Mini-PCI 802.11b/802.11a+b/bluetooth
  • One switch for on/off of wireless
  • Keyboard and touchpad with 4 way scroll buttons
  • 4 universal serial bus (USB) ports.

Human-centric design and ergonomics

  • Rugged and space saving
  • Full size desktop keyboard

Outlook

Opened Front View

Acer Aspire 1700

Label

Description

1

Display

2

Power button

3

Keyboard

4

Touchpad

5

Click button & scroll key

6

Audio DJ controls and indicator

7

Palm rest

8

Launch keys

9

Status indicators

Closed Front view

#

Item

Description

1

Speakers

Left and right speakers deliver stereo audio output

2

Wireless communication indicator

Lights when the Wireless LAN capability is enabled.

3

Power indicator

Lights when the computer is on.

#

Item

Description

1

Optical drive

Depending on your model, the optical drive is one of the following:

CD-ROM drive for reading CDs. DVD-ROM drive for reading CDs and DVDs.

DVD/CD-RW combo drive for reading CDs and DVDs, and writing to CD-Rs and CD-RWs..

2

Optical disc read indicator

Light emitting diode (LED) that indicates when an optical disc is being read.

3

Optical drive eject button

Press the eject button to remove a disc from the optical drive.

4

Optical drive emergency eject hole

Used to eject an optical disc when the computer is turned off.

5

Left Latch

Locks and releases the lid.(One on the right and one on the left)

6

Floppy drive

Accepts 3.5 inch floppy disk.

7

PC card eject button

Press the eject button to remove a PC card from the PC card slot.

8

PC card slot

The slot supports a standard Type II PC card (PCMCIA).

Right view

#

Item

Description

1

Right Latch

Locks and releases the lid.(One on the right and one on the left)

Q

Connects to audio line-out devices (e.g.,speakers, headphones).

A

Accepts audio line-in devices (e.g., audio CD player, stereo walkman). Selection is through the OS Windows mixer.

4

IEEE 1394 port 113941

Connects to an IEEE 1394 device.

5

IEEE 1394 port 113941

Connects to an IEEE 1394 device.

6

USB ports

2 ports for connecting USB 2.0 devices.

7

DC-in jack

Connects the AC adapter.

#

Item

Description

1

USB ports

2 ports for connecting USB 2.0 devices.

2

Modem ack j

Connects the built-in fax/data modem to a phone line.

(B*

Connects to a television or dispaly device with S-video input.

4

External display port

Connects an external (VGA) display devices monitor.

5

COM port

Connects to other serial interface devices.

A

Connects to an Ethernet 10/100-based network.

7

Parallel port

Connects a parallel device, such as a printer.

8

PS2 port e

Connects to a PS2 mouse/ keyboard

9

Kensington lock slot

For attaching a security connector.

Bottom view

#

Item

Description

1

Battery cover

Protects the battery bay.

2

Sub-woofer

Enhance the audio quality.

3

Ventilation slots

Enables the computer to stay cool, even after prolonged use.

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  • eberardo
    Where is wireless switch on acer aspire 5542?
    8 years ago

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