Acer Aspire 5742Z Laptop, Pentium P6100 2GHz, 250GB HDD @Ebuyer Ebay £249.99

Acer Aspire 5742Z Laptop, Pentium P6100 2GHz, 250GB HDD @Ebuyer Ebay £249.99

Found 26th May 2011
The Aspire 5742 meets your daily computing needs with blazing processor performance and impressive graphics. HD media playback offers richer entertainment at home or on the road, while boundary-free wireless communication keeps you in touch with family and friends all the time. What's more, Acer's special 16:9 Home Touch Design provides simple usability for more relaxed computing.


Intel Pentium Dual Core P6100 2GHz
3MB Cache

3GB DDR3 1066MHz
2 x soDIMM slot
Hard Drive

250GB 5400rpm
Optical Drive


Operating System: Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium

15.6” Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD CineCrystal
16:9 Aspect Ratio
16.7 Million Colours
Resolution: 1366 x 768

Integrated Graphics

Integrated Speakers
Input Devices

Keyboard and Touchpad

Wifi IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Gigabit Ethernet
Power Supply

6 Cell Lithium Ion (Li-Ion) 4400 mAh
Battery Life 3.5hours
65Watt AC Adapter

Width 381 mm
Depth 253 mm
Height 34 mm
Weight 2.60 kg

3 x USB 2.0
1 x HDMI
1 x VGA
1 x RJ-45
Warranty / Miscellaneous

1 Year Manufacturer Warranty
ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes

Camera Type: Integrated

Sensor Resolution: 1.3 Megapixel

Capture Resolutions: 1280 x 1024

Type: 2 in 1 card reader

Supported Flash Memory Cards: SD Memory Card, MultiMediaCard

OS Provided: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition

Microsoft Office Preloaded: Includes a pre-loaded image of select Microsoft Office 2010 suites. Purchase an Office 2010 Product Key Card or disc to activate preloaded software on this PC.

Software: Cyberlink PowerDVD , Google Toolbar, Adobe Flash Player 10, Acer Backup Manager, Skype, Acer ePower Management, EgisTec MyWinLocker, Adobe Reader 9.1, Norton Online Backup, Microsoft Silverlight, Oberon GameZone, McAfee Internet Security Suite (Trial), Acer Crystal Eye, eSobi, NTI Media Maker, Acer eRecovery Management, Windows Live Essentials - Wave 3.2, Acer Identity Card, Acer Registration, Acer Updater, Acer Accessory Store, Microsoft Office 2010 Starter, eBay shortcut 2009

Technology: 6-cell Lithium Ion

Installed Qty: 1

Capacity: 4400 mAh

Run Time (Up To): 3.5 hour(s)

Type: Keyboard, touchpad

Features: Built-in numeric keyboard, multi-gesture touch pad, Acer FineTip keyboard

Type: DVDRW (R DL) / DVD-RAM - integrated

Type: L3 Cache

Installed Size: 3 MB

Display Type: 15.6" TFT

LCD Backlight Technology: LED backlight

Max Resolution: 1366 x 768 ( WXGA )

Widescreen Display: Yes

Image Aspect Ratio: 16:9

Features: CineCrystal

Audio Output: Sound card

Compliant Standards: High Definition Audio

Audio Input: Microphone

Graphics Processor / Vendor: Intel HD Graphics Dynamic Video Memory Technology 5.0

Power Device: External

Voltage Required: AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )

Features: Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately), administrator password, system password, hard drive password, wake on LAN

Compliant Standards: ACPI 3.0

Networking: Network adapter

Wireless LAN Supported: Yes

Wireless NIC: Acer InviLink Nplify

Data Link Protocol: IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

Features: Acer SignalUp

Compliant Standards: IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, Wi-Fi CERTIFIED, IEEE 802.11n

Hard Drive: 250 GB - 5400 rpm

Installed Size: 3 GB / 8 GB (max)

Technology: DDR3 SDRAM - 1066 MHz

Form Factor: SO DIMM 204-pin

Processor: Intel Pentium P6100 / 2 GHz

Multi-Core Technology: Dual-Core

64-bit Computing: Yes

Features: Intel 64 Technology, Intel Advanced Smart Cache

Chipset Type: Mobile Intel HM55 Express

Service & Support: 1 year warranty

Service & Support Details: Traveller warranty - 1 year

Expansion Slot(s): 2 memory - SO DIMM 204-pin

Interfaces: 3 x Hi-Speed USB - 4 PIN USB Type A 1 x audio / video - HDMI - 19 pin HDMI Type A 1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15) 1 x audio - line-out/headphones - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm 1 x microphone - input - mini-phone 3.5mm 1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45

System Type: Notebook

Built-in Devices: Speaker, wireless LAN aerial

Width: 38.1 cm

Depth: 25.3 cm

Height: 3.4 cm

Weight: 2.6 kg

Colour: Black IMR

Localisation: United Kingdom


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wasnt the same deal posted 10-12 hrs back by andywedge??

This gets posted at least once a day.


wasnt the same deal posted 10-12 hrs back by andywedge??

That website offer has expired, this offer is on the Ebuyer store on Ebay. I am glad this was posted, as I missed out on the earlier offer thanks VERY much OP!! Heat added

Seems there are some really good deals on 15in laptops at the mo - as cheap as netbooks & cheaper than a Tablet...

Heat added as the spec here is good for the price
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