Acer Aspire One D255 - Intel Atom

  • Acer Aspire One D255 - Intel Atom
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Based on 23 scores, 32 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    4
  • Good:
    10
  • Average:
    4
  • Bad:
    5

Pros:

  • Affordable, Smaller And Lighter Than Many Other Netbooks
  • Choices of color, very good looks, Excellent battery life, Dualboots Android 1.6 with Windows XP, Nice keyboard, Attractive low price
  • Excellent price and value for money, Slim design, Very light in weight, good ergonomics and battery life.

Cons:

  • Only 1GB of RAM, Only 160GB hard drive
  • Could have had a more stylish color theme.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Channel Pro on

An affordable dual-core netbook that puts in a sterling all-round performance The Acer Aspire One D255’s physical design is understated. Apart from the slight bulge of the 4,400mAh battery at the rear, it measures only 24mm thick, and that slim...

By PC Pro on 83

An affordable dual-core netbook that puts in a sterling all-round performance...

By Expert Reviews on 100

A well-designed netbook with solid performance and battery life, although Android seems like an unnecessary inclusion....

By V3.co.uk on 60

The Acer Aspire D255 is something of a mixed blessing, as many netbooks are. Lightweight and with good battery life, it is annoyingly slow at times and awkward to use. The dual-boot mode is interesting, and no doubt the future for many devices, but...

By Computeractive on 80

A bit more expensive than some netbooks, but this good-looking, relatively powerful model is good value – just make sure you get the right model...

By About.com on 60

Feb 8 2011 - Acer's Aspire One D255 isn't revolutionary really. What it does do is provide an affordable and more compact netbook than previous models. Prices are under $300 and weight around 2.4 pound. The sacrifices for price and weight come...

By TechRadar on 70

Despite the rise of tablet devices, the netbook market still charges on. The Acer Aspire One D255 (£286 inc. VAT) is one of the latest and, with manufacturers looking to set their products apart from the rest, runs the smartphone-centric Android...

By GadgetSpeak on 72

Adding to its popular Aspire One family of products, Acer has released the D255 model. This is a 10.1-inch netbook....

By IT Reviews on

As with most of the Aspire One range, the D255 is a relatively fast and efficient netbook with the added bonus of a new dual-core CPU and a comfortably large keyboard. However, the battery life is low, and the hook' of having an Android OS alongside...

By Pocket-lint on 80

The Acer Aspire One D255 isn’t the best looking netbook out there, but like Acer netbooks we’ve seen in the past, it does incorporate some of the newest hardware at a price that’s hard to beatKey specs1.3 megapixels, 3.5mm jack,...

By Hardware Central on 80

Netbook Review: Acer Aspire One D255 Two Cores, But Still Only 1GBDecember 2, 2010By Housen MaratoukIs there still a place for netbooks in what's starting to seem like a tablet-mad world? Acer thinks so. At a time when the Apple iPad is at the top...

By PC Advisor on 80

The Acer Aspire One D255 sells for a price of £293 For that price you get a decent 10-inch netbook with a fresh new look, standard performance and features, and excellent battery life. And the Acer Aspire One D255 does come with Android 1.6 which...

By PCWorld India on 82

The new Acer Aspire One D255 is a smarter, better-looking netbook than previous Aspire Ones. It dual-boots with Android 1.6, offers excellent battery life and comes with standard netbook hardware and performance, and sells for an attractively low...

By NotebookCheck on 86

The Aspire One D255 offers good performance for 349 Euros (61% CPU benchmark, 18% total performance), as well as an at least as good battery life (WLAN surfing 6.35 hours) as single core N455 Netbooks. Working with Windows 7 Starter is smooth and more...

By Trusted Reviews on 60

With super-affordable laptops like the and cut-throat competition putting ever more pressure on the netbook segment, manufacturers are increasingly trying to differentiate their offerings from the crowd. Some, such as the , incorporate...

By SlashGear on

What difference a dual-core? As we’ve seen from the ASUS Eee PC 1215N, just because an ultraportable might be called a netbook, it doesn’t mean it’s necessarily short on power. Still, the Acer Aspire One D255 doesn’t get...

By Tech2 on 80

The Acer Aspire One D255 netbooks come in dual-core and single-core CPU variants. Today we have the latter with us, which offers everything that a good entry-level netbook should and the best part is, it carries an amazing price tag. Let’s see...

By CNET UK on 90

There are better looking netbooks around, but thanks to its low price, dual-core processor, excellent screen and keyboard, the Acer Aspire One D255 offers great value for...

By PC Mag on 80

Among the latest dual-core Atom netbooks, the Acer Aspire One AOD255-1203 is the most inexpensive. Buy it...

By Computer Shopper on 79

This low-cost netbook stands out for its dual-core CPU, though the speed boost over a single-core chip isn't huge. Still, it's a good choice for those who need to squeak out a little more performance within a very tight budget....