Acer Aspire One 522

  • Acer Aspire One 522
73
Based on 29 scores, 44 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    7
  • Good:
    6
  • Average:
    11
  • Bad:
    5

Pros:

  • Performance, Multi in 1 card reader, Bluetooth 3.0, HDMI out
  • Highquality LED display, Lots of connectivity, Multitouch trackpad, Good battery life
  • Excellent battery life, Great display and good multimedia features.

Cons:

  • Heating issues, Mono loudspeaker with low sound output
  • Needs a 1GB RAM upgrade, Slippery keyboard

Expert reviews and ratings

By ZDNet UK on -

The Aspire One comes preloaded with Windows 7 Stupor Edition. That's unfortunate, not only because it is Windows, but because it is "Lobotomized" Windows. What does that mean? Well, first, for Windows in general, this is...

By Zath UK on -

0emailLet’s not try and deny it: the netbook market is painstakingly boring. At the start, it had some imagination. Expensive Windows licenses were pushed aside for custom Linux distributions which were great to try out, but of course Microsoft...

By Tech2 on 65

The end user price of the Acer Aspire One is Rs.16994, which is fairly decent for a netbook capable of playing back 1080p videos. If that’s all you care about and don’t mind the overall sluggish performance of Windows, then I’d...

By CIOL on -

Acer is constantly innovating and coming up with one after another, feature-rich laptops. Adding to the portfolio, here is the all new, Aspire One 522, that comes with a lot of positive features in the netbook category. Firstly, it comes powered with...

By V3.co.uk on 60

Acer's Aspire One 522 is a perfectly serviceable netbook with a decent screen and keyboard. The three-cell battery pack leads to a relatively short battery life though and the integrated GPU failed to deliver on...

By PC Pro on 67

The AMD processor and screen resolution give it a massive advantage, but it desperately needs a bigger battery...

By InfoWorld on 70

Overall, the Aspire One 522-BZ892 seems perfect for no-frills netbook use. It's the type of portable you can easily toss into a handbag or backpack and pull out whenever you want to browse the Web, watch videos, or make video calls. Its great...

By CNET UK on 70

The Acer Aspire One 522 is a decent netbook that offers good looks and a great display. It's a shame it's not powerful enough to play hi-def video, though, and its battery life isn't very...

By TechRadar on 60

Although tablets are fast overtaking netbooks in terms of popularity, especially with the recent release of Apple's hallowed iPad 2, the humble netbook still has a lot to offer the average consumer. For one, the presence of a physical keyboard makes...

By NotebookCheck on 85

The Acer Aspire One 522 leaves us with mixed feelings. The familiar case, the input devices and the amount of interfaces, including HDMI and a multi cardreader are convincing. The sparse scope of delivery and warranty of only 12 months ex-factory are...

By PC Advisor on 70

Overall, the Aspire One 522-BZ892 seems perfect for no-frills netbook use - the type of portable you can easily toss into a handbag or backpack and pull out to browse the web, watch videos or make video calls. Its great battery life and modest price...

By TechReviewSource on 70

The Acer Aspire One 522-BZ897 is a 10.1-inch netbook with a 250GB hard drive, a multitouch trackpad and AMD's latest Fusion dual-core processor. The standard 1GB of RAM is much too small for great performance, so a RAM upgrade is a must with this...

By PCWorld on 70

Compact and attractively priced, the Aspire One 522 delivers great battery life and multimedia performance, but doesn't have much raw computing power. Acer Aspire One 522: A Great Netbook for Lightweight Computing Acer Aspire One 522-BZ897 Review,...

By liliputing.com on -

The Acer Aspire One 522 is one of the most impressive netbooks I’ve tested to date. While it doesn’t receive top honors in the battery life department, it does get a respectable 5 hours of run time, and you might be able to prolong that by...

By DigitalVersus on 40

The Aspire 522 is far from being the highest performance netbook around. Nor is its low battery life in its...

International Review By TT-Hardware on 90

Avec un TDP de 9 watts, l’APU C-60 est bien adaptée à un netbook de 10 pouces. Le bilan énergétique de cette APU est même meilleur que celui de l’E-450. En effet, les performances CPU reculent de manière...

International Review By tweakers.net on 100

Mensen die op zoek zijn naar een handige kleine laptop (netbook) voor alledaagse taken zoals websurfen, Officetaken en lichte multimedia taken zullen aan de Aspire One 522 een erg goeie netbook hebben. Voor game is de netbook matig geschikt en mogen...

International Review By ComputerBase on -

Nach zahlreichen Tests und Stunden im Praxiseinsatz steht ein Urteil ganz klar fest: Alle drei Testgeräte reichen für die meisten alltäglichen Aufgaben durchaus aus. Sei es nun das Surfen im Internet, das Abrufen von E-Mails oder das schnelle Tippen...

International Review By notebookcheck.org on 85

El Acer Aspire One 522 nos deja con sentimientos confusos. El chasis familiar, los dispositivos de entrada y la cantidad de interfaces, incluyendo HDMI y un lector de múltiples tarjetas, son convincentes. El escaso contenido de entrega y...

International Review By Focus on -

Gut und günstig Bei einem Preis von 300 Euro kann man mit dem Acer Aspire One 522 nicht viel falsch machen – zumal das Netbook mehr leistet als eines der gerade so beliebten Tablets. Technische Daten des Acer Aspire One 522Bildschirm 10 Zoll,...