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The Acer Extensa series is designed for business professionals and home user looking for the perfect balance between performance and affordable mobile technology. The Acer Extensa series features the profile design chassis. These notebooks address users who typically use their notebook both professionally and privately. They are more suitable for professional work as well as entertainment, featuring both professional connectivity and solid audio/video functionalities. Featuring a comprehensive a... Read more
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gallardo 12:39am on Wednesday, August 4th, 2010 
nice model with good features. Less wieight and good display and with in built video camera. No need to search for features all are wasily available.
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Extensa 5430/5130 Series

Quick Guide

Copyright 2008. Acer Incorporated. All Rights Reserved. Extensa 5430/5130 Series Quick Guide Original Issue: 06/2008
This company makes no representations or warranties, either express or implied, with respect to the contents hereof and specifically disclaims the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Although care has been taken to ensure accuracy, this company shall not be liable for any errors (including, but not limited to, typos, factual errors, etc.) contained in this publication. Changes may be made periodically to the information in this publication without obligation to notify any person of such revisions or changes. Such changes will be incorporated in new editions of this manual or supplementary documents and publications. This company makes no representations or warranties, either expressed or implied, with respect to the contents hereof and specifically disclaims the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Record the model number, serial number, purchase date and place of purchase information in the space provided below. The serial number and model number are recorded on the label affixed to your computer. All correspondence concerning your unit should include the serial number, model number and purchase information. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronically, mechanically, by photocopy, recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission of Acer Incorporated.
Extensa 5430/5130 Series Notebook PC
Model number: __________________________________ Serial number: ___________________________________ Date of purchase: ________________________________ Place of purchase: ________________________________
Acer and the Acer logo are registered trademarks of Acer Incorporated. Other companies' product names or trademarks are used herein for identification purposes only and belong to their respective companies.
CE Declaration of Conformity
We, Acer Computer (Shanghai) Limited 3F, No. 168 Xizang Medium Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China Contact person: Mr. Easy Lai Tel: 886-2-8691-3089, Fax: 886-2-8691-3120 Email: Hereby declare that: Product: Notebook Computer Model number: MS2231 Trade name: Acer Machine type: Extensa 5430/5130
SKU number: Extensa 5430/5130-xxxxx ("x" = 0-9, a-z, or A-Z) Is compliant with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of the following EC directives, and that all the necessary steps have been taken and are in force to assure that production units of the same product will continue comply with the requirements. EMC Directive 2004/108/EC as attested by conformity with the following harmonized standards: -.EN55022:1998 + A1:2000 + A2:2003, AS/NZS CISPR22:2002, Class B -.EN55024:1998 + A1:2001 + A2:2003 -.EN55013:2001 + A1:2003 + A2:2006 (For AV products) -.EN55020:2007 (For AV products) -.EN61000-3-2:2006, Class D -.EN61000-3-3:1995 + A1:2001 + A2:2005 Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC as attested by conformity with the following harmonized standard: -.EN60950-1:2001 + A11:2004 -.EN60065:2002 (For AV products) Council Decision 98/482/EC (CTR21) for pan-European single terminal connection to the Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN). RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC on the Restriction of the Use of certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment. R&TTE Directive 1999/5/EC as attested by conformity with the following harmonized standards:

Article 3.1(a) Health and Safety -.EN60950-1:2001 + A11:2004 -.EN50371:2002 (SAR, general RF devices) -.EN50360:2001 (SAR, for mobile phones)
Article 3.1(b) EMC -.EN301 489-1 V1.6.1 (Common technical requirements) -.EN301 489-3 V1.4.1 (For short-range devices) -.EN301 489-7 V1.3.1 (For GSM and DCS) -.EN301 489-17 V1.2.1 (For wide band data and HIPERLAN equipment) -.EN301 489-24 V1.2.1 (For UMTS band)
Article 3.2 Spectrum Usages -.EN300 220-3 V1.1.1 (For short range devices, 25 - 1000MHz, part 3). -.EN300 440-2 V1.1.2 (For short range devices, 1G - 20GHz, part 2). -.ENV1.7.1
(For Data transmission equipment operating in the 2.4 GHz ISM band). -.ENV9.0.2 (For GSM and DCS) -.ENV1.2.3 (5 GHz high performance RLAN) -.EN301 908-1 V2.2.1 (For UMTS band, introduction and common requirements) -.EN301 908-2 V2.2.1 (Harmonized EN for IMT-2000, CDMA Direct Spread (UTRA FDD)) CE marking affixed starting from 2008
29 Feb 2008 Easy Lai / Director Acer Computer (Shanghai) Limited Date
Federal Communications Commission Declaration of Conformity
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. The following local manufacturer/importer is responsible for this declaration: Product name: Model number: Machine type: SKU number: Name of responsible party: Address of responsible party: Contact person: Tel: Fax: Notebook PC MS2231 Extensa 5430/5130 Extensa 5430/5130-xxxxx ("x" = 0 - 9, a - z, or A - Z) Acer America Corporation 333 West San Carlos St., San Jose, CA 95110 USA Acer Representative 1-254-298-4000 1-254-298-4147

First things first

We would like to thank you for making an Acer notebook your choice for meeting your mobile computing needs.

Your guides

To help you use your Acer notebook, we have designed a set of guides*: First off, the Just for Starters.helps you get started with setting up your computer. For more on how your computer can help you to be more productive, please refer to the AcerSystem User Guide. This guide contains detailed information on such subjects as system utilities, data recovery, expansion options and troubleshooting. In addition it contains warranty information and the general regulations and safety notices for your notebook. It is available in Portable Document Format (PDF) and comes preloaded on your notebook. Information for your safety and comfort.

Note: Viewing the file requires Adobe Reader. If Adobe Reader is not installed on your computer, clicking on AcerSystem User Guide will run the Adobe Reader setup program first. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation. For instructions on how to use Adobe Reader, access the Help and Support menu. Please understand that due to its nature, the Quick Guide as well as the Application Manual will occasionally refer to functions or features which are only contained in certain models of the series, but not necessarily in the model you purchased. Such instances are marked in the text with language such as "only for certain models".
* IMPORTANT NOTICE: Please note that the guides mentioned herein, whether in printed or electronic form, are for your reference only and except as provided in the specific warranty information contained in the AcerSystem User Guide nothing contained in these guides shall constitute a representation or warranty by Acer with regard to the product you purchased. Acer expressly disclaims any liability for errors contained in the guides.


Your Acer notebook tour
After setting up your computer as illustrated in the Just for Starters. poster, let us show you around your new Acer notebook.

Top view

Item Acer Crystal Eye
Description Web camera for video communication (only for certain models).
# 6 Item Acer PureZone Display screen Speakers Empowering key Productivity keys Description Two internal stereo microphones for sound recording (only for certain models). Also called Liquid-Crystal Display (LCD), displays computer output. Left and right speakers deliver stereo audio output. Launch Acer Empowering Technology Three productivity keys give users one-touch access to protection and manageability features for a more secure, smarter and easier way to work. Please refer to "Generic User Guide" for more details.
Easy-launch buttons Buttons for launching frequently used programs. Please refer to "Generic User Guide" for more details. Palmrest Touchpad Click buttons (left, center* and right) Comfortable support area for your hands when you use the computer. Touch-sensitive pointing device which functions like a computer mouse. The left and right buttons function like the left and right mouse buttons. *The center button serves as Acer BioProtect fingerprint reader supporting Acer FingerNav 4way control function (manufacturing option).

Acer Bio-Protection fingerprint reader
The center button serves as Acer Bio-Protection fingerprint reader supporting Acer FingerNav 4way control function (only for certain models). Light-Emitting Diodes (LEDs) that light up to show the status of the computer's functions and components. Please refer to "Generic User Guide" for more details. For entering data into your computer. Turns the computer on and off.

12/15 Status indicators

Keyboard Power button

Closed front view

Item Latch 5-in-1 card reader
Description Locks and releases the lid. Accepts Secure Digital (SD), MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick (MS), Memory Stick Pro (MS PRO), and xDPicture Card. Note: Only one card can operate at any given time.

Line-in jack

Accepts audio line-in devices (e.g., audio CD player, stereo walkman, mp3 player) Accepts inputs from external microphones. Connects to audio line-out devices (e.g., speakers, headphones). Enable/disable the Bluetooth function. (manufacturing option). Enable/disable the wireless function. (manufacturing option).
Microphone jack Headphones/ speaker/line-out jack. Bluetooth communication switch Wireless communication switch

Left view

Item Kensington lock slot Acer EasyPort IV connector External display (VGA) port Ethernet (RJ-45) port HDMI port Two USB 2.0 ports PC Card slot ExpressCard/54 slot PC Card slot eject button
Description Connects to a Kensington-compatible computer security lock. Connects to Acer EasyPort IV (only for certain models). Connects to a display device (e.g., external monitor, LCD projector). Connects to an Ethernet 10/100/1000based network. Supports high definition digital video connections (only for certain models). Connect to USB 2.0 devices (e.g., USB mouse, USB camera). Accepts one Type II PC Card. Accepts one ExpressCard/54 module. Ejects the PC Card from the slot.

Right view

Item Optical drive Optical disk access indicator Optical drive eject button Emergency eject hole
Description Internal optical drive; accepts CDs or DVDs. Lights up when the optical drive is active. Ejects the optical disk from the drive. Ejects the optical drive tray when the computer is turned off. Note: Insert a paper clip to the emergency eject hole to eject the optical drive tray when the computer is off.

Rear view

Item USB 2.0 port
Description Connects to USB 2.0 devices (e.g., USB mouse, USB camera).
USB 2.0/ e SATA Connects to USB 2.0 or eSATA devices port (only for certain models). Note: If you plug an eSATA device you will have three USB ports available in the mean time. Modem (RJ-11) port DC-in jack Connects to a phone line. Connects to an AC adapter.
Ventilation slots Enable the computer to stay cool, even after prolonged use.

Base view

Item Hard disk bay
Description Houses the computers hard disk (secured with screws) Protects the hard disk drive from shocks and bumps (only for certain models). Enable the computer to stay cool, even after prolonged use. Note: Do not cover or obstruct the opening of the fan.
Acer DASP (Disk AntiShock Protection) Ventilation slots and cooling fan
Memory compartment Houses the computer's main memory. Battery lock Locks the battery in position.

Battery release latch

Releases the battery to remove the battery pack. Houses the computer's battery pack.

Battery bay

Operating system Platform Windows Vista AMD Better By Design program, featuring: System memory AMD Turion 64 X2 dual-core processo* AMD Athlon 64 X2 dual-core processor* Mobile AMD Sempron processor* AMD M780G Chipset Acer InviLink 802.11b/g* Acer InviLink Nplify 802.11b/g/Draft-N*
Dual-Channel DDR2 SDRAM support Up to 2 GB of DDRMHz memory, upgradeable to 4 GB using two soDIMM modules* 15.4" WXGA 1280 x 800 ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3200/3470* 2.5" hard disk drive Optical drive options: Blu-ray Disc/DVD-Super Multi double-layer drive* DVD-Super Multi double-layer drive* DVD/CD-RW combo drive* 5-in-1 card reader Two built-in Acer 3DSonic stereo speakers High-definition audio support MS-Sound compatible One or two built-in microphones* Acer Video Conference, featuring: Integrated Acer Crystal Eye webcam* Acer Video Conference Manager software Optional Acer Xpress VoIP phone WLAN:
Display Graphics Storage subsystem


Acer InviLink 802.11b/g* Acer InviLink Nplify 802.11b/g/Draft-N*

Privacy control

WPAN: Bluetooth 2.0+EDR LAN: Gigabit Ethernet, Wake-on-LAN ready Modem: 56K ITU V.92 Enhanced Acer DASP (Disk Anti-Shock Protection)* Acer Bio-Protection fingerprint solution* BIOS user, supervisor, HDD passwords Kensington lock slot
Dimensions Power subsystem 360 (W) x 267 (D) x 30.3/43 (H) mm (14.17 x 10.51 x 1.09/1.69 inches) 3.02 kg (6.65 lbs.)* 2.88 kg (6.36 lbs.)* ACPI 3.W 4800 mAh 48.8W 4400 mAh 3-pin 65 W AC adapter* 3-pin 90W AC adapter* Energy Star 4.0 88-/89-key keyboard Touchpad pointing device ExpressCard/54 slot PC Card slot (Type II) Acer Bio-Protection fingerprint reader* 5-in-1 card reader (SD, MMC, MS, MS PRO, xD) Three USB 2.0 ports HDMI port with HDCP support* USB 2.0/ eSATA port *

Input devices I/O interface


Note: If you plug an eSATA device you will have three USB ports available in the mean time. External display (VGA) port Headphone/speaker/line-out jack Microphone-in jack Line-in jack Ethernet (RJ-45) port Modem (RJ-11) port DC-in jack for AC adapter Acer EasyPort IV connecto* Temperature: Operating: 5 C to 35 C Non-operating: -20 C to 65 C Humidity (non-condensing): Operating: 20% to 80% Non-operating: 20% to 80%
Note:"*" "only for certain models".
Note: The specifications listed above are for reference only. The exact configuration of your PC depends on the model purchased.


Technical specifications

Full description

The Acer Extensa series is designed for business professionals and home user looking for the perfect balance between performance and affordable mobile technology. The Acer Extensa series features the profile design chassis. These notebooks address users who typically use their notebook both professionally and privately. They are more suitable for professional work as well as entertainment, featuring both professional connectivity and solid audio/video functionalities. Featuring a comprehensive and outstanding 15.4" widescreen in combination with the latest graphics and full wireless communication, the Extensa series is enhancing your efficiency in a mobile business environment.

System TypeNotebook
Built-in DevicesStereo speakers, wireless LAN antenna
Width14.2 in
Depth10.5 in
Height1.7 in
Weight6.4 lbs
LocalizationUnited States
ProcessorAMD Athlon X2 QL-62 / 2 GHz
Multi-Core TechnologyDual-Core
64-bit ComputingYes
Chipset TypeAMD M780G
Cache Memory
TypeL2 cache
Installed Size1 MB
Installed Size3 GB / 4 GB (max)
TechnologyDDR2 SDRAM - 667 MHz
Form FactorSO DIMM 200-pin
Configuration Features1 x 1 GB + 1 x 2 GB
Storage Controller
TypeSerial ATA
Serial ATA InterfaceSerial ATA-150
Hard Drive250 GB - Serial ATA-150 - 5400 rpm
Optical Storage
TypeDVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM - integrated
Read Speed24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
Write Speed24x (CD) / 8x (DVD±R) / 4x (DVD±R DL)
Rewrite Speed16x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM)
Card Reader
Type5 in 1 card reader
Supported Flash Memory CardsSD Memory Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard, xD-Picture Card
Display Type15.4" TFT
Max Resolution1280 x 800 ( WXGA )
Widescreen DisplayYes
Color Support16.7 million colors
Graphics Processor / VendorATI Radeon HD 3200
Max Allocated RAM Size1919 MB
Audio OutputSound card
Compliant StandardsDirectSound
FeaturesAcer 3DSonic stereo speakers
Audio InputStereo microphone
Notebook Camera
Camera TypeIntegrated
Input Device(s)
TypeKeyboard, touchpad
ModemFax / modem
Max Transfer Rate56 Kbps
Protocols & SpecificationsITU V.92
FeaturesWake on Ring
NetworkingNetwork adapter
Wireless LAN SupportedYes
Wireless NICAcer InviLink Nplify
Data Link ProtocolEthernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n (draft)
Remote Management ProtocolDMI 2.0, ASF 2.0
FeaturesAcer SignalUp
Compliant StandardsIEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, Wi-Fi CERTIFIED, IEEE 802.11n (draft)
Expansion / Connectivity
Expansion Slots Total (Free)2 ( 0 ) x memory - SO DIMM 200-pin 1 ( 1 ) x PC Card - type II 1 ( 1 ) x ExpressCard/54
Interfaces4 x Hi-Speed USB - 4 pin USB Type A 1 x docking / port replicator 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 3.5 mm 1 x audio - line-in - mini-phone 3.5 mm 1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11 1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45 1 x storage - eSATA - 7 pin external Serial ATA
FeaturesSecurity lock slot (cable lock sold separately), administrator password, system password, hard drive password, Disk Anti-Shock Protection System (DASP), wake on LAN
Compliant StandardsACPI 3.0
Power DeviceExternal
Voltage RequiredAC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
Technology6-cell lithium ion
Installed Qty1
Run Time (Up To)2.5 hour(s)
Operating System / Software
OS ProvidedMicrosoft Windows 7 Professional / XP Professional downgrade
OS PreinstalledWindows 7
SoftwareAdobe Acrobat Reader, Acer Launch Manager, Acer GridVista, Google Desktop, Acer ePower Management, McAfee Internet Security Suite (Trial), NTI Shadow, Acer Crystal Eye, Acer Video Conference Manager, eSobi, NTI Media Maker (OEM), Corel WinDVD (OEM), Acer eRecovery Management
Environmental Standards
ENERGY STAR QualifiedYes
Manufacturer Warranty
Service & Support1 year warranty
Service & Support DetailsLimited warranty - parts and labor - 1 year Traveler warranty - 1 year
Universal Product Identifiers
Part NumberLX.EBZ03.005



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