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View Full Version : First Acer Aspire One to Sport Intel Atom N550

Chris Gohlke
07-08-2010, 09:00 PM
<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://macles.blogspot.com/2010/07/acer-aspire-one-d255-with-intel-n550.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+macles+(macles)' target='_blank'>http://macles.blogspot.com/2010/07/...macles+(macles)</a><br /><br /></div><p><em>"This is an update to the AOD260 (yes) which adds a new processor configuration and new colors, but drops the chrome elements and the glass splitter like "flake" design. Otherwise it's exactly the same."</em></p><p><em><img src="http://images.thoughtsmedia.com/resizer/thumbs/size/600/lpt/auto/1278610464.usr10.jpg" style="border: 0;" /></em></p><p>Too bad they couldn't reduce the size of that massive logo on the lid while they were at it. &nbsp;If you use multi-threaded applications that can take advantage of a dual core processor, then you'll certainly see an advantage with a dual core netbook; otherwise, since the individual cores are slower, you may actually see a performance drop with this upgrade.</p>