The 15.6"Aspire 5542 features the latest AMD mobile processor technology to deliver exceptional multitasking performance, superb media experiences, and enhanced mobility. Full HD 1080p playback is made possible via the HD widescreen, superior graphics solutions, and Blu-ray Disc technology. Loaded with a host of premium components, the Aspire 5542 brings next-generation radiance to your multimedia!
See, share and create richer content for the ultimate HD experience. Gaming and entertainment reach new levels of realism thanks to advanced graphics with High Dynamic-Range (HDR) technology, enabling lifelike lighting and texture for truly immersive experiences. With its 15.6" HD widescreen, the Aspire 5542 lets you enjoy the movie theater experience anywhere. To complete the cinematic feast, relish fantastic acoustics via the 3rd Generation Dolby Home Theater, featuring True5.1-channel surround sound output. And, use the HDMI interface for convenient connectivity to entertainment systems, and get dazzling sights and sounds with a single-cable link.
Do more, store more, share more
The Blu-ray Disc drive on selected models allows you to play back high-def movies as well as store up to 50 GB of data on a dual-layer disc — that’s more than five times the storage capacity of traditional DVDs! The large-capacity hard disk drive offers ample storage for all of your downloads and media files, while Bluetooth connectivity and the multi-in-1 card reader enable easy file sharing and transfers.
Seeing is believing
Nothing beats face-to-face communication! Meet with family and friends from any part of the globe using the Acer Crystal Eye webcam and built-in microphone. Tweet, blog and expand your social networks. Upload photos, stream videos, read the news or be entertained. Whatever online activity you choose to engage in, get fast and reliable Internet connections with the Aspire 5542’s built-in Wi-Fi and Gigabit Ethernet capabilities.
Stay on top of it all
Use simple two-finger motions to browse, manipulate images, and zoom with the multi-gesture touchpad. The Acer Backup key offers instant one-press backup; WLAN and Bluetooth keys launch easy connections; a programmable key launches an application of your choice; and a touchpad lock prevents accidental cursor movement. What’s more, the Acer Bio-Protection fingerprint reader adds a layer of defense to your notebook and files while offering easy navigation.