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ACER aspire 5100 Satisfaction Reviews


Average Satisfaction
 
  2.88 out of 4

Percent Freezing
33%

Percent Slow
63%
Make
ACER

Model
aspire 5100

PC Type
Portable

Total Votes: 2269

4%
 
20%
 
58%
 
17%
 



Date Comments Satisfaction
10/27/2015 12:17:51 PM compared to my 2002 dell, this is wonderful, not sure when it was purchased, a gift from a child who bought a new one and gave me her old one. in a rural area this is fast.
 
  4.00 out of 4
7/13/2013 2:08:04 PM It got where it would only start in safe mode
 
  4.00 out of 4
8/9/2009 9:57:13 PM no cd rom
 
  4.00 out of 4
7/10/2009 1:02:51 PM Ububtu Rocks
 
  4.00 out of 4
1/2/2007 2:24:15 AM very slow boot up. many processes running.
 
  4.00 out of 4
7/6/2012 11:07:24 AM Even though this PC has begun to show its age, it is my first and I still like it.
 
  4.00 out of 4
9/16/2012 12:54:40 PM Don't use very often
 
  4.00 out of 4
3/30/2011 5:02:21 PM for what I have and do with it, it works great
 
  4.00 out of 4
3/22/2011 11:26:56 PM Sometimes the computer is slow. But then there are times when it runs perfectly fine. Occasionally it won't close the internet page without having to use task manager.
 
  4.00 out of 4
4/1/2011 9:57:37 AM good price for the options it has
 
  4.00 out of 4
1/28/2011 5:42:58 PM love the computer hate vista!!!!
 
  4.00 out of 4
12/4/2010 11:12:36 AM I love this computor
 
  4.00 out of 4
11/17/2010 9:55:03 PM me encanta mi laptop
 
  4.00 out of 4
10/7/2010 10:10:14 AM Many Thanks
 
  4.00 out of 4
3/25/2010 1:47:45 PM Very occasionally will the system freeze!
 
  4.00 out of 4
3/27/2010 6:33:34 PM It takes forever to get this computer to respond after it has been in sleep mode. I often have to reboot just to get it to respond again.
 
  4.00 out of 4
2/25/2010 6:57:44 PM very satisfied with this machine
 
  4.00 out of 4
1/12/2010 4:20:30 PM love your style thanks
 
  4.00 out of 4
11/7/2009 1:04:45 AM Not happy now because it freezes up and is very slow
 
  4.00 out of 4
1/10/2016 9:09:36 PM Just Bought
 
  3.00 out of 4
7/2/2016 8:39:29 PM Excellent, issue-free service since purchase, needs to have a systems updated.
 
  3.00 out of 4
8/18/2016 9:53:21 AM Again - this is too early to tell. I haven't even rebooted it yet to see if anything's changed. Please. Ask this question again in a few days or weeks.
 
  3.00 out of 4
1/13/2010 8:16:59 PM I really like the Acer computers but I am not so thrilled with the Vista Home version.
 
  3.00 out of 4
1/17/2010 12:49:50 PM os videos q assisto ficam travandoàs vezes
 
  3.00 out of 4
1/23/2010 6:43:17 AM No Problems till now. Had been using Norton Anti Virus and internet security till now.
 
  3.00 out of 4
11/29/2009 5:29:53 PM nice an easy....
 
  3.00 out of 4
12/8/2009 10:32:31 AM windows vista is lame
 
  3.00 out of 4
11/13/2009 10:15:57 PM Software problems with IE8. NOW APPEARENTLY HAVE MALWARE WORM PROBABLY.HELP! AM NOW RUNNING SAFE MODE.
 
  3.00 out of 4
11/17/2009 7:20:32 AM occasional lock up
 
  3.00 out of 4
3/1/2010 6:31:56 PM seems to have trojans. repeated closing down programs
 
  3.00 out of 4
3/5/2010 3:35:57 AM joooooooooooo
 
  3.00 out of 4
3/9/2010 5:50:46 PM Slow at times. OK at others.
 
  3.00 out of 4
1/31/2010 4:27:21 AM Gostaria de um mais moderno e com mais recursos de mídia e interatividade
 
  3.00 out of 4
2/16/2010 9:58:57 PM slower than expected
 
  3.00 out of 4
2/21/2010 7:58:13 PM bom pc
 
  3.00 out of 4
12/26/2009 2:13:34 PM wish it came initally with more memory
 
  3.00 out of 4
12/28/2009 12:18:34 AM can't download anything shots off constantly
 
  3.00 out of 4
3/17/2010 6:32:09 PM i have security problem
 
  3.00 out of 4
3/18/2010 11:27:20 PM Good value for the performance
 
  3.00 out of 4
4/8/2010 12:53:01 PM Vista is a much slower program than XP which I use on all my other PCs, and I have considered formatting the hard drive and installing XP Pro
 
  3.00 out of 4
4/20/2010 7:29:12 PM can't download anything shots off constantly
 
  3.00 out of 4
4/23/2010 10:10:20 AM Does not lock up but performance does slow down the longer it is left running; this slowness is on-line and off-line work.
 
  3.00 out of 4
7/1/2010 10:46:40 AM speed
 
  3.00 out of 4
5/4/2010 12:05:18 PM Would like it to be a little faster.
 
  3.00 out of 4
5/9/2010 5:59:44 PM a bit underpowered
 
  3.00 out of 4
12/31/2013 6:54:12 PM HAVENT USED IT YET
 
  3.00 out of 4
8/29/2010 3:17:38 PM bonne marque
 
  3.00 out of 4
9/24/2010 7:00:13 PM This is a good computer, but seems to be running slower than it should be.
 
  3.00 out of 4
10/7/2010 8:16:01 AM Will not hold keyboard function. Each time I use it I have to press on Function and F12.
 
  3.00 out of 4
8/11/2010 6:47:52 PM it could always be better.
 
  3.00 out of 4
8/14/2010 6:04:30 PM ???????????
 
  3.00 out of 4
12/21/2010 6:04:25 PM windows does not shut down correctly
 
  3.00 out of 4
10/13/2010 3:01:31 PM Die Festplatten-speichermenge muss durch ext. festplatten aufgestockt werden und die Internet-Übertragungsrate (download+streaming) ist bei hoher DSL Leistung (8GBs) viel zu gering.
 
  3.00 out of 4
11/4/2010 2:46:44 AM ??????????????????????????????
 
  3.00 out of 4
2/1/2011 4:53:58 PM Extremely slow, locks up Wireless turns off too often when switching between users. Too much disk space used up on "C"., not enuff on "D". Doesn't recognize all drives at times
 
  3.00 out of 4
2/13/2011 2:32:47 PM poor battery; no user's guide; frequent freezes; requires cold reboots; overheats
 
  3.00 out of 4
2/17/2011 5:28:46 PM windows iternet explorer shuts down in the middle of an application
 
  3.00 out of 4
2/17/2011 6:01:48 PM computer is 4 years old. Has performed reasonably well until recently. Windows Internet Explorere encounter 'Probelmws" and "needs to close" right in the middle of a job I am doing for a customer.
 
  3.00 out of 4
3/26/2011 1:25:30 AM it works magic
 
  3.00 out of 4
4/11/2011 5:39:46 PM could be more faster but everything else is fine
 
  3.00 out of 4
4/17/2011 12:28:41 PM this pc is a hand-me down and mostly works very well for the price
 
  3.00 out of 4
4/20/2011 7:07:02 PM oui
 
  3.00 out of 4
3/30/2011 5:16:57 PM its really slow most of the time
 
  3.00 out of 4
3/20/2011 2:31:30 PM worked fine when new now is very slow
 
  3.00 out of 4
9/30/2011 5:26:44 PM This laptop is about 2 yrs old
 
  3.00 out of 4
3/25/2015 11:44:37 AM This is an older computer and is fairly slow.
 
  3.00 out of 4
11/13/2011 4:35:32 PM j u st reloaded win vista due to corruption. This is same pc as WCKCAK Laptop. I want to fine tune for best performance.
 
  3.00 out of 4
4/26/2011 7:18:10 AM oui
 
  3.00 out of 4
11/21/2014 1:51:43 PM It runs slow sometimes and it is unresponsive ocassionaly. The questions below are either a yes or no answer while in fact the answers are sometimes and ocassionaly.
 
  3.00 out of 4
6/12/2008 1:08:10 AM DVD Drive, doesn't always work
 
  3.00 out of 4
5/12/2009 6:03:43 PM Testing windows 7
 
  3.00 out of 4
1/26/2013 9:38:03 PM Just purchased as Used for $40. so just happy to be able to access the internet and we can.
 
  3.00 out of 4
5/5/2015 12:23:25 AM unfortunate that xp is no longer supported by MicroSoft. Getting webkit2webprocess.exe error popups all the time now.
 
  3.00 out of 4
8/28/2009 4:16:28 PM Memory keeps dumping
 
  3.00 out of 4
8/30/2009 3:12:08 PM video performance lags frequently. Sometimes there is lag in programs as well
 
  3.00 out of 4
9/21/2009 1:00:21 PM legacy hardware driver problems
 
  3.00 out of 4
10/24/2009 10:35:45 PM This laptop, in itself, is fine. I am able to do everything I need business-wise without issue.Have been noticing on, for example, facebook.com the computer slows drastically and nearly freezes. I know the specs and that such specs should have no problem running that site; even multiple instances of the site simultaneously. Been frustrating, but I'm a PC Tech and have been trying to fix it the only ways I know how.
 
  3.00 out of 4
8/5/2009 8:18:45 AM keeps giving a data dump
 
  3.00 out of 4
7/9/2009 7:23:12 AM It serves me well.
 
  3.00 out of 4
3/12/2016 1:04:02 PM too slow
 
  3.00 out of 4
12/21/2010 6:12:51 PM Windows does not shut down properly
 
  3.00 out of 4
1/30/2010 7:49:23 AM usb and orbicam not working
 
  3.00 out of 4
7/5/2011 8:02:46 PM driver crashes and recovers ........lost my hybrinate option in start ..Connected to clearwire
 
  3.00 out of 4
10/23/2009 10:44:30 PM s
 
  3.00 out of 4
9/13/2009 9:26:18 PM slow start and shutdown
 
  2.00 out of 4
10/20/2009 6:17:59 AM slow loading programes
 
  2.00 out of 4
6/9/2010 1:26:40 PM used to run great. Started slowing down and now crashes frequently
 
  2.00 out of 4
3/12/2016 2:06:48 PM very slow
 
  2.00 out of 4
6/7/2016 11:33:51 PM Connecting to the internet usually take 3 or 4 attempts before finally connecting.
 
  2.00 out of 4
5/24/2016 7:48:15 PM the age.
 
  2.00 out of 4
4/8/2010 1:07:35 AM slowwwww
 
  2.00 out of 4
2/21/2010 7:39:00 PM usb problems (web cam), CPU velocity windows report is wrong
 
  2.00 out of 4
1/14/2012 12:39:12 PM music does not play at regular speed
 
  2.00 out of 4
3/12/2016 9:54:39 AM I know this computer is old but we dont use the computer very much anymore and I hate to invest the money in a new computer.
 
  2.00 out of 4
11/26/2009 5:47:57 AM blue screen beginning physical memory dump
 
  2.00 out of 4
3/27/2013 1:16:31 PM runs slow, freezes, won't run all of windows updates
 
  2.00 out of 4
11/29/2008 11:39:43 PM Vista is a piece of junk.
 
  2.00 out of 4
5/4/2009 5:45:02 PM Acer 5102 WLMI - chip comes loose, causes Hard Drive fault
 
  2.00 out of 4
12/22/2014 8:33:35 PM this computer will not reboot after being shutdown. I have to leave it in sleep mode for it to come back on. If I do a complete shutdown, the only way I can get it back is to do a system restore. can you fix that?
 
  2.00 out of 4
2/23/2011 11:58:37 AM very slow start up and shutdown, Performance ok, once started, even web performance is OK but not spectacular. My main computer is on this network and it is very fast.
 
  2.00 out of 4
10/24/2012 6:33:31 PM poor performance, freezes regularly...
 
  2.00 out of 4
3/10/2011 12:51:42 AM very slow and hard to use.
 
  2.00 out of 4
7/11/2011 9:24:45 AM battery life is too short. very slow running
 
  2.00 out of 4
11/17/2014 5:42:20 PM not satisfied
 
  2.00 out of 4
3/31/2011 8:49:58 PM this is a slow computer wrong type of processor for my liking.
 
  2.00 out of 4
3/31/2011 9:46:59 PM it is slow. it drops off line
 
  2.00 out of 4
10/18/2014 6:11:17 PM This laptop runs very slow.
 
  2.00 out of 4
4/1/2011 1:17:50 PM hate the operating system as it is not compatible with some programs. also it freezes up frequently. speed is okay thanks to my provider that just updted speed.
 
  2.00 out of 4
4/2/2011 4:12:23 PM not satisfied, its slow, should of had larger processor it clitches and losses pages on internet
 
  2.00 out of 4
1/11/2011 8:53:35 AM Just too slow. Freezes and takes too long to launch programs, etc.
 
  2.00 out of 4
9/22/2014 6:59:19 PM slow internet/ running
 
  2.00 out of 4
2/9/2011 5:45:09 PM internet surfing is very slow and video watching online is very jumpy and slow
 
  2.00 out of 4
12/11/2010 6:29:57 AM Need to improve performance
 
  2.00 out of 4
12/16/2010 10:55:26 AM Non il coupe regulierement tout seul
 
  2.00 out of 4
9/19/2010 5:20:46 AM zu hohe CPU Auslastung
 
  2.00 out of 4
10/26/2010 5:06:51 PM it is slow
 
  2.00 out of 4
11/2/2010 4:46:50 PM la velocidad es muy lenta, fallos en pantalla, bloqueos sin motivo...
 
  2.00 out of 4
11/8/2010 12:47:37 PM no
 
  2.00 out of 4
11/13/2010 4:43:10 PM I know it's old and I wanted to see how well your PC tune up tool works with a system that struggles a little bit.
 
  2.00 out of 4
8/4/2014 11:42:17 AM drivers not fixed
 
  2.00 out of 4
8/20/2010 10:33:19 AM è molto lento
 
  2.00 out of 4
7/24/2010 1:58:06 PM getting blue screen
 
  2.00 out of 4
9/13/2010 10:46:10 AM This is an older pc and sometimes is slow or unable to adapt quickly.
 
  2.00 out of 4
9/13/2010 11:28:10 AM Video will not play
 
  2.00 out of 4
9/13/2010 3:07:40 PM slow and screen goes striped
 
  2.00 out of 4
7/30/2010 4:40:03 PM les hauparleur ne marche pas
 
  2.00 out of 4
8/5/2010 5:34:52 PM very slow
 
  2.00 out of 4
8/10/2010 1:24:20 PM drivers for wireless and video drives are not working
 
  2.00 out of 4
9/20/2010 9:23:13 PM old
 
  2.00 out of 4
10/2/2010 12:19:23 PM nicht geeignet für anspruchsvolle spiele
 
  2.00 out of 4
8/28/2010 8:02:15 AM computer has begun to run very slow with multiply programs and even when connected to internet and freezes up all the time
 
  2.00 out of 4
2/7/2014 9:02:06 AM My plan is to eventually purchase a MAC in order to not have to deal with virus etc.
 
  2.00 out of 4
5/13/2014 9:02:47 AM Just old and slow, but has been a good ocmputer in general
 
  2.00 out of 4
6/8/2010 10:53:04 AM ANT TO OPTIMIZE
 
  2.00 out of 4
6/18/2010 5:43:12 AM Just installed more Ram Memory. Noticing a big difference so far
 
  2.00 out of 4
10/25/2013 4:47:48 PM very slow and in need of defrag and cleanup
 
  2.00 out of 4
4/8/2010 8:48:40 PM old and slow
 
  2.00 out of 4
1/6/2010 9:03:36 PM It is slow. I hate Vista. I am having trouble with drives and ports - Computer cannot detect external hard drive
 
  2.00 out of 4
2/20/2010 9:50:24 AM low
 
  2.00 out of 4
2/10/2010 5:30:14 PM Too slow, internet really slow
 
  2.00 out of 4
3/9/2010 6:37:30 PM Er ist mir zu lngsam sehe es aber nicht ein mir ein programm zu kaufen wenn ich nicht genau weiß das es etwas bringt
 
  2.00 out of 4
3/11/2010 9:56:15 AM It is too slow
 
  2.00 out of 4
3/15/2010 5:16:37 PM It's gotten slow and unreliable
 
  2.00 out of 4
3/14/2010 5:11:55 PM Slow bootup and slow proccessing
 
  2.00 out of 4
3/18/2010 6:39:50 PM Mouse pointer doesn't work
 
  2.00 out of 4
3/5/2010 1:48:06 AM ?????????????? ??????????????
 
  2.00 out of 4
11/20/2009 3:41:39 PM Ever since I installed vista onto my laptop, it never does anything I want. It's very slow.
 
  2.00 out of 4
11/29/2009 12:05:22 AM It's become very slow
 
  2.00 out of 4
12/12/2009 12:17:46 AM i try to play world of warcraft on it and it lags the whole time i can barly log out of it and it makes me mad
 
  2.00 out of 4
12/12/2009 11:37:00 PM Frequent problems at start up, ceriant things not working, has had several craashes
 
  2.00 out of 4
12/19/2009 8:21:35 PM Vista is terrible
 
  2.00 out of 4
12/23/2009 4:03:58 PM very slow
 
  2.00 out of 4
12/8/2009 11:58:55 AM a part quelques bugs (mises a jours,messages d'erreurs)c'est ok
 
  2.00 out of 4
12/7/2009 11:07:56 AM beaucoup de messages d'erreurs,mises a jours ne font pas
 
  2.00 out of 4
9/2/2013 1:31:40 PM My computer seems to have the same issues prior to installing PC Matic. Can you help please?
 
  2.00 out of 4
12/5/2016 8:40:26 PM processor runs too slow
 
  2.00 out of 4
5/13/2017 7:11:05 AM very slow
 
  2.00 out of 4
11/11/2009 6:25:14 AM Seems to be running worse since this program was added.
 
  2.00 out of 4
5/17/2010 8:43:59 PM Acer sucks!!!
 
  2.00 out of 4
12/11/2009 1:35:20 PM Slowwww
 
  1.00 out of 4
4/3/2010 12:12:13 PM running vista- junk
 
  1.00 out of 4
5/31/2014 1:35:22 PM horribly slow and barely gets the job done
 
  1.00 out of 4
5/12/2010 8:15:17 PM Power supply poorly designed
 
  1.00 out of 4
9/11/2010 8:47:09 PM It starts up very slow. It constanly freezes and locks up.
 
  1.00 out of 4
5/22/2010 9:55:02 PM slow and lagged after upgraded to vista, always no respond when harddrive is busy. lagged when playing youtube or DVD. lagged when using skype video chat.
 
  1.00 out of 4
9/19/2010 12:26:28 PM System has been unstable from the beginning
 
  1.00 out of 4
10/16/2011 12:15:59 PM don't know
 
  1.00 out of 4
12/6/2011 3:32:23 PM it is very slow and locks up alot, also a sceen that says hard drive failure eminent at start up pops up every time the pc is turmed on.
 
  1.00 out of 4
1/7/2012 12:38:59 PM I bought it as a display model. I don't have a lot of money and I need a computer for me and my son. It has always been so slooooooow.
 
  1.00 out of 4
3/9/2011 11:30:43 AM very slow every thing but internet... wga is showing up... at the begining there were no problems
 
  1.00 out of 4
4/26/2011 5:16:47 PM I hate the speed and I wish it was faster
 
  1.00 out of 4
6/28/2011 5:19:50 PM there are constant security problems even while under Macafee security system. I am afraid to utilize this pc due to security threats
 
  1.00 out of 4
10/9/2009 8:18:49 PM It has major problems with streaming videos the audio is out of sync and the videos are choppy
 
  1.00 out of 4
6/28/2009 4:32:51 PM I hate Vista! I'm assuming that is what is going on with this computer. It's slooooooooooooooow! It locks up, frequently.
 
  1.00 out of 4
7/13/2012 4:20:26 PM pos
 
  1.00 out of 4
10/27/2009 3:12:51 PM CPU Usage higher than it used to be
 
  1.00 out of 4
10/24/2010 1:36:28 PM crashes with blue screen of death very slow and freezes
 
  1.00 out of 4