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Need to find out whether a part I have sourced online

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Hi need to find out whether a part I have sourced online will fit my laptop. Its a different brand (Acer) but came up in the search for my part (Packard Bell) and in the photo is looks the same. Can only seem to attach one file here though
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Randy Computer Tech replied 1 year ago.
Hi, My name is ***** ***** certified computer professional with over 10 years experience. I will be glad to assist you with this.What is the model number of the Acer please?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
http://www.lambda-tek.com/Acer-60-R9702-002~sh/B927717&origin=gbaseGB18.16?gclid=CNS_zf2wtMoCFQQcwwodW0wIfQAcer 60.R9702.002 notebook spare part
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
These are the two parts:
Expert:  Randy Computer Tech replied 1 year ago.
okay, thank you.No, the Packard Bell will not work. The part number may be the same or similar but the fit is different.What is the Acer model number? it will be something like 5570-6543
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The Packard Bell is my machine. The part I've found is Acer. Did you see the pics? They look identical.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
All the model info is on the label on the back in the photo
Expert:  Randy Computer Tech replied 1 year ago.
okay, that is the Packard Bell PW5SO.I will check on finding one for you. The Acer has a different case.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Even tho they look the same ... its more than just the branding?
Expert:  Randy Computer Tech replied 1 year ago.
Yes, the battery is different.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
grrrr, Im stuggling to find one. I'm using it with the screen detached from the base... scary!
Expert:  Randy Computer Tech replied 1 year ago.
Okay, I will see if I can find one for you.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ive found a whole one ... the specs are lower but shouldn't the case be the same?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Packard-Bell-EasyNote-TS11HR-/262246685977?hash=item3d0f1edd19:g:vfYAAOSwZ1lWdUKS
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Found one! I think: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Packard-Bell-Easynote-TS11HR-TS13HR-TS11SB-TS44HR-TSX62HR-BOTTOM-BASE-CHASSIS-/221933286479?hash=item33ac41344f:g:mgYAAOSw7hRWPCBc
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
D'ya think?
Expert:  Randy Computer Tech replied 1 year ago.
yes, thats it.
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