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A 32 Bit operating system will handle 2GB of Ram just fine. But you should consider upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04 or use 12.04, since 13.10 is no longer supported.
Ubuntu is a lightweight but powerful operating system needs at least 512MB of random access memory to start operating, so 1GB ram will work just fine. On top of that, a 32Bit architecture is also lightweight and runs on most machines, even ancient ones.. So it will work just fine on your Acer laptop
[Update 2014-Aug-07] I published a detailed analysis over at unix-stackexchange.com which contains (at least for me) a few surprises. Such as the ondemand governor potentially being worse than performance (at least with the Richland A10-6700) and fglrx apparently using some questionable tricks to improve short-term boosts, abruptly having to compensate for ...
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