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Using the System Utilities
Acer Bio-Protection (only for certain models) Acer Bio-Protection Fingerprint Solution is a multi-purpose
fingerprint software package integrated with the Microsoft Windows operating system. Utilizing the uniqueness
of one's fingerprint features, Acer Bio-Protection Fingerprint Solution has incorporated protection against
unauthorized access to your computer with centralized password management with Password Bank, easy
music player launching with Acer MusicLaunch, secure Internet favorites via Acer MyLaunch, and fast
application/website launching and login with Acer FingerLaunch, while Acer ProfileLaunch can launch up to
three applications/websites from a single finger swipe.
Acer Bio-Protection Fingerprint Solution also allows you to navigate through web browsers and documents
using Acer FingerNav. With Acer Bio-Protection Fingerprint Solution, you can now enjoy an extra layer of
protection for your personal computer, as well as the convenience of accessing your daily tasks with a simple
swipe of your finger!
For more information refer to the Acer Bio-Protection help files.
Acer GridVista (dual-display compatible)
NOTE: This feature is only available on certain models.
To enable the dual monitor feature of the notebook, first ensure that the second monitor is connected, then
select Start, Control Panel, Display and click on Settings. Select the secondary monitor (2) icon in the
display box and then click the check box Extend my windows desktop onto this monitor. Finally, click
Apply to confirm the new settings and click OK to complete the process.
Acer GridVista is a handy utility that offers four pre-defined display settings so you can view multiple windows
on the same screen. To access this function, please go to Start ´ All Programs and click on Acer GridVista.
You may choose any one of the four display settings indicated below:
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Double (vertical), Triple (primary at left), Triple (primary at right), or Quad Acer Gridvista is dual-display
compatible, allowing two displays to be partitioned independently.
Acer Gridvista is dual-display compatible, allowing two displays to be partitioned independently.
AcerGridVista is simple to set up:
1. Run Acer GridVista and select your preferred screen configuration for each display from the task bar.
2.Drag and drop each window into the appropriate grid.
3.Enjoy the convenience of a well-organized desktop.
NOTE: Please ensure that the resolution setting of the second monitor is set to the manufacturer's
Launch Manager allows you to set the four easy-launch buttons located above the keyboard. You can access
the Launch Manager by clicking on Start > All Programs > Launch Manager to start the application.
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Hardware Specifications and Configurations
CPU Fan True Value Table
•CPU DTS Throttling 50% point = 100C; /recover 85C
CPU type Mobile AMD Family 11h Processor
•ENE KB926 for Keyboard Controller, Battery management
Unit, and RTC.
•JMircon JMB385 for Card Reader controller
•Integrated VGA solution for RS-780M/
•Realtek ALC268 for High Definition Audio Codec with Dolby.
•Broadcom BCM5764KMLG for Giga LAN
CPU package S1G2 package CPU
DTS (degree C°)Fan Speed (rpm)Acoustic Level (dBA)
45 - 55 2800 31
50 - 65 3200 34
60 - 75 3600 37
70 - 80 4000 40
80 - 100 4000 40
BIOS vendor Phoenix
BIOS Version V0.20T1
BIOS ROM type Flash ROM
BIOS ROM size 1 MB
Supported protocols Support ISIPP
Support Acer UI
Suspend to RAM (S3)
Support SMBIOS 2.3 ,PCI2.2.
DMI utility for BIOS serial number configurable/asset tag
Support Y2K solution
Support WinFlashWake on LAN from S3
BIOS password control Supervisor, user, HDD, power on
Cache controller Built in
Cache size 1MB L2 Cache x 2
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NOTE: Above table lists some system memory configurations. You may combine DIMMs with various
capacities to form other combinations. On above table, the configuration of slot 1 and slot 2 could be
Memory controller Built in
Memory size 0 MB (no onboard memory)
DIMM socket number 2
Supports memory size per socket 2 GB
Supports maximum memory size 4 GB
Supports DIMM type DDRII SO-DIMM
Supports DIMM Speed 667/800 MHz
Supports DIMM voltage +1.8V
Supports DIMM package 200-pin DDRII SO-DIMM
Memory module combinations You can install memory modules in any combinations as long as
they match the above specifications.
Slot 1Slot 2Total Memory
0MB 256MB 256MB
0MB 512MB 512MB
0MB 1024MB 1024MB
0MB 2048MB 2048MB
256MB 256MB 512MB
256MB 512MB 768MB
256MB 1024MB 1280MB
256MB 2048MB 2304MB
512MB 256MB 768MB
512MB 512MB 1024MB
512MB 1024MB 1536MB
512MB 2048MB 2560MB
1024MB 0MB 1024MB
1024MB 256MB 1280MB
1024MB 512MB 1536MB
1024MB 1024MB 2048MB
1024MB 2048MB 3072MB
2048MB 0MB 2048MB
2048MB 256MB 2304MB
2048MB 512MB 2560MB
2048MB 1024MB 3072MB
2048MB 2048MB 4096MB
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Wireless Module 802.11b/g
Hard Disk Drive Interface
LAN Chipset Broadcom BCM5764MKML
Supports LAN protocol Integrated 10/100/10000BASE-T transceiver
LAN connector type RJ-45
LAN connector location Left side
•Automatic MDI crossover function
•PCIe V1.1 compliant
•10/100/10000BASE-T full -duplex/half -duplex MAC
•Receive side scaling(RSS)for multi-core processors
•IPv4 and IPv6 large send offload and checksum offload
•Wake on LAN (WOL) support meeting the ACPI
•Statistics for SNMP MIB II, Ethernet-like MIB, and
Ethernet MIB (IEEE 802.3z, Clause 30)
•Self-boot feature, utilizing smaller EEPROM size
•Serial flash memory support
•SMBus interface supporting Alert Standard Format (ASF)
•Hot Plug support
•PCI Express CLKREQ# support
•Energy Detect/Cable sense
•68-pin QFN package