Ethernet Drivers for Acer® Emachines Laptops

What are the roles of the Ethernet driver in Acer emachines?


Acer Emachines are one of the recent systems available in the market. The processor and the Operating System in these systems might vary according to the version of the system. The most common Operating System available in the system is the Windows XP and the processor is AMD. Some systems support the Intel processor as well. The device drivers are the interface between the Operating System and the hardware device in the system. The Operating System can recognize the hardware device in the system only with the help of the suitable driver. Driver programs are Operating system specific which means you could use the same device on different Operating systems but the driver program for devices would be different for Windows XP and Windows Vista. The Ethernet driver in the system supports the Ethernet controller I and thus the system could connect to any of the networks. The speed of the network connection mainly depends upon the capability of the Ethernet card in the system.


Following are some of the common Ethernet drivers suitable for the Acer Emachines system:




  • 3DP Net 10.09

  • Realtek RTL8139

  • 802.11b+g Atheros



3DP Net 10.09



3DP Net is an integrated Ethernet card driver suitable for the Acer emachines system. This could detect the most recent Ethernet controller also. You could install this driver easily. You need a few simple clicks to complete the installation of the driver. The database of this driver contains updates which could support the new Ethernet controllers. Thus, you can access the fastest Ethernet connection in your system.



Realtek RTL8139



This is also one of the better Ethernet drivers suitable to the Acer emachines system. This driver can work with the Windows XP, Windows 2000, and Windows 98 Operating Systems. It could also provide better network connection in the system and the user could install this driver into the system easily. To download this driver, either you can use the manufacturer's website of the Ethernet card in your system or you just need to search in any of the authorized websites.



802.11b+g Atheros


This driver is suitable for the Windows XP Operating System. Various versions of these drivers are available and you could download any of them which are suitable for your system. Similar to the other drivers, this driver can also be downloaded either from the manufacturer's website or from the official website of the driver itself.




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