acer emachine e725 android

Discussion in 'Computer Games and General Discussion' started by cantbesaved, Nov 24, 2011.

  1. cantbesaved

    cantbesaved Member

    Jul 19, 2009
    United States
    hi, my acer emachine e725 came pre installed with windows 7. is it possible to install android x86 and dual boot between win7 and android on the e725? thnxs you.
  2. Originality

    Originality Chibi-neko

    Apr 21, 2008
    London, UK
    I know it's possible because I've seen it on net books. I don't know how to set it up though.
  3. jamesaa

    jamesaa The Prince of Insufficient Light

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    I've tried Android on my old eee 701, and it worked well. But it didn't like my wireless card so I had no wifi connectivity, made it fairly useless :-(

    EDIT: I would assume using a boot loader like GRUB would alow you to dual boot Android with Win7, but i haven't tried it myself.
  4. Tom Bombadildo

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    I forgot
    It depends on if you're hardware is supported by Android (I think...) Anyways, if you create a partition (if I remember right) when you attempt to install Android it should ask you to choose a partition and if you'd like to dual boot (or it might even assume, dunno).

    I haven't tried Android for PC since it was first announced so again I'm not 100% sure if any of this is true.