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I run Hyper-V on an Acer 5552 laptop with a low-end AMD processor; it works very well. The laptop originally shipped with Win 7 and I upgraded to Win 8 Pro during MS's $40 deal. I'd be surprised if Hyper-V won't work on your machine. Matter of fact, your main problem is likely to be RAM, since most of Acer's models are limited to 8GB.