Processor -AMD Athlon II Dual-Core Processor M300(1MB L2 cache, 2.0GHz)Chipset -AMD M880GMemory -3GB (2/1) DDR2 667 SDRAM-User upgradeable up to 4GB (one 2GB memory card in each slot)**If upgrading after initial purchase, one or more of the memory cards provided with the system may have to be replaced with optional larger memory cards in order to achieve the maximum capacity.Storage 320GB* SATA hard drive, 5400RPM-Integrated variable-speed Super-Multi drive:-Read – 24X CD-ROM, 24X CD-R, 24X CD-RW, 8X DVD-ROM, 8X DVD-R, 8X DVD+R, 6X DVD-ROM DL (double-layer), 6X DVD-R DL (double-layer), 6X DVD+R DL (double-layer), 8X DVD-RW, 8X DVD+RW, 5X DVD-RAM-Write – 24X CD-R, 24X CD-RW, 8X DVD-R, 8X DVD+R, 6X DVD-R DL (double-layer), 6X DVD+R DL (double-layer), 6X DVD-RW, 8X DVD+RW, 5X DVD-RAM-5-in-1 card reader for optional MultiMediaCard, Secure Digital card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO or xD-Picture Card-Optional external USB 1.44MB* floppy drive*When referring to storage capacity, GB stands for one billion bytes and MB stands for one million bytes. Some utilities may indicate varying storage capacities. Total user-accessible capacity may vary depending on operating environments.Video -17.3" (1600 x 900) high-brightness (220 nit) Acer CineCrystal LED-backlit TFT LCD8ms high-definition response time, 16:9 aspect ratio, 60% color gamut-Up to 16.7 million colors-Integrated ATI Radeon HD 4200 graphics graphics (256MB of dedicated system memory, up to 1663MB of shared system memory)-Acer Video Conference with integrated Acer Crystal Eye webcam supporting Acer PrimaLite technology-Microsoft DirectX 10.1 support-MPEG-2 DVD, WMV9/VC-1 (Windows Media Video 9, VC-1 standard), H.264/AVC decoding-VGA and HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) with HDCP (high-bandwidth digital-content protection) support ports-Support for simultaneous display on notebook LCD and external monitorAudio -Integrated microphone-Dolby-optimized surround-sound system with two integrated stereo speakers-Optimized third-generation Dolby Home Theater audio enhancement-True 5.1-channel surround-sound output-Headphones/speaker/line-out with SPDIF support, microphone and line-in ports-Microsoft DirectSound compatibilityInterface Ports -DC-in-RJ-11 modem-RJ-45 LAN-VGA-Headphones/speaker/line-out with SPDIF support-Microphone-Line-in-HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) with HDCP (high-bandwidth digital-content protection)-Four USB 2.0Card Slot -5-in-1 card reader for optional MultiMediaCard, Secure Digital card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO or xD-Picture CardCommunications -Acer InviLink Nplify network connection supporting 802.11b/g/Draft-N wireless LAN, Acer SignalUp technology for enhanced antenna efficiency, WI-FI CERTIFIED-Gigabit LAN, Wake-on-LAN ready-V.92 56Kbps* data/fax modem, PTT (postal, telegraph, telephone) certified in select countries, Wake-on-Ring ready-Acer Video Conference with integrated Acer Crystal Eye webcam supporting Acer PrimaLite technology, which consists of a premium sensor, firmware and lenses to provide superior video performance under low-light conditions*Download speeds are limited to 53Kbps. Actual speeds may vary depending on line conditions. Uploads travel at speeds up to 33.6Kbps. Requires compatible digital sources.Included Software -Acer Backup Manager-Acer Crystal Eye-Acer eRecovery Management-Acer GridVista-Acer Launch Manager-Acer PowerSmart Manager-Adobe Acrobat Reader-Adobe Flash Player-eSobi-Google Toolbar-McAfee Internet Security Suite (trial version)-NTI Media Maker*-Microsoft Works (full version)-Microsoft Office Home & Student 2007 (60-day trial)-MyWinLocker-Norton Online Backup-Oberon Gamezone-WildTangent*OEM, not full-featured, version.User Interface -103-key keyboard, inverted T cursor layout, independent standard numeric keypad, hotkey controls, international language support-10 function, four cursor, two Microsoft Windows keys-Acer Backup, WLAN, touchpad lock, programmable easy-launch buttons-Play/pause, stop, previous, next media keys (printed on keyboard)Multi-gesture touchpad supporting two-finger scroll, pinch, rotate, flipDimensions & Weight -16.2" (411.0mm) W x 10.8" (274.0mm) D x 1.4" – 1.8” (40.0mm – 45.0mm) H-7.2 lb. (3.26kg)Power -65-watt AC adapter-Six-cell lithium ion battery: up to 2.5 hours life depending on configuration and usage It is highly recommended to always use the most recent driver version available.Do not forget to check with our site as often as possible in order to stay updated on the latest drivers, software and games.Try to set a system restore point before installing a device driver. This will help if you installed a wrong driver. Problems can arise when your hardware device is too old or not supported any longer.