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Acer Aspire 1830 Series

alaTest has collected and analyzed 28 reviews of Acer Aspire 1830 Series. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the size and design. The battery and portability also get good comments. The screen and sound get critical views.

performance, portability, battery, design, size

touchpad, price, sound, screen

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Acer Aspire 1830 Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Sebastian Jentsch (

Review Acer Aspire 1830T Subnotebook


Energy Drink. Peeved because your netbook is too slow? Acer has t ...

Low weight of 1.36 kg ; Good performance ; Good battery life ; Low power consumption ; Low system noise ; SPDIF-out

Display not AR coated ; Treble-prone sound

Despite the topnotch performance, the battery life is just enough for almost five hours of surfing and watching movies

Jul, 2010

Expert review by: Cisco Cheng (

Acer Aspire AS1830T-68U118


The Acer Aspire AS1830T-68U118 laptop is as fast as it is small, earning top marks in all of our performance tests.

Full-size keyboard. New CULV processor based on Core i7 technology. Excellent battery scores. Travel-friendly. HDMI included. Top of the class performance scores.

Undersized touchpad and mouse buttons. A bit pricey. ; The Acer Aspire AS1830T-68U118 is an 11-inch laptop that runs on an Intel Core i7 Consumer Ultra-Low Voltage (CULV) processor and delivered over 8 hours of battery life.

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Nov, 2010

Expert review by: Jerry Jackson (

Acer Aspire 1830T Timeline X Review


The onboard speakers were lap-firing and sounded very tinny. The speakers had no low frequency response to speak of and just a small hint of midrange. This is fine for listening to Windows alert sounds or watching a YouTube clip, but not for...

Good performance ; Excellent battery life ; Thin and light design

Uncomfortable touchpad and touchpad buttons ; Lacks gaming capability

Combine the lack of gaming capability with the frustrating touchpad and consumers might just be tempted to buy the heavier and thicker Alienware or the more expensive Apple instead. If you don't care about gaming then the Acer makes a compelling...

Oct, 2010

Expert review by: Jon L. Jacobi (

Acer TimelineX 1830T-3721 Laptop Computer Review - PCWorld


Excellent design and features compensate for lackluster performance in a cool little laptop that will have netbook buyers considering something just a little bit bigger.

Jul, 2010


Expert review by: Shane McGlaun (

Acer TimelineX 1830T-68U118 Notebook Review


Today I am checking out the Acer TimelineX 1830T-68U118 notebook. This is a very nice little ultraportable notebook that has some nice features and good looks. If you need a new notebook and you want a small and portable one the Acer TimelineX...

Good video streaming performance ; Fantastic keyboard


The only bad thing I can say about the Acer TimelineX 1830T-68U118 is that you can find a larger machine with more performance in some benchmarks for the same price. If you want an ultraportable with decent performance and a fantastic keyboard, this is...

Nov, 2010

Expert review by: Elias Plastiras (

Acer Aspire TimelineX 1830T ultraportable laptop


Acer Aspire TimelineX 1830T review: an 11.6in laptop with great mobility

Light, less than 30mm thick, decent performance for a small laptop

Keyboard could be better, touchpad is too small, reflective screen

The Acer Aspire TimelineX 1830T is an ultraportable notebook that's light, very mobile and provides decent performance for office and Web tasks, as well as some multimedia tasks. We think it should be considered by people who have considered getting a...

Mar, 2011

Expert review by: Barry de la Rosa (

Acer Aspire TimelineX 1830T-38U4G64nki review


The 11.6in screen may be too small for some people, but otherwise the 1.4kg 1830T has good enough performance, excellent battery life and a massive hard disk.

May, 2011

Consumer review by: Lucy (

Acer Aspire TimelineX 1830T-38U4G64nki


Ideal little laptop, love it, its really fast and super light, spec is great to run cs4 and lightroom. The actual laptop does not feel cheap at all (unlike the sony i was looking at) im currently travelling with it now, its perfect!! Would reccomend !!!

none so far :-)

Sep, 2011

Product Specifications


Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3


HD type:HD / No
Panel Type:TFT


Discrete graphics adapter:No / Yes
Discrete graphics adapter memory:0.125
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics


4G: No


Conflict Free processor: No
ECC supported by processor: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:8
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):12.8
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:800
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM
Processor cache type:Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Arrandale
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-300 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-400 series / Intel Pentium U5000 series for Mobile
Thermal Design Power (TDP):18

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: Yes
Intel HD Graphics: Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):No / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Physical Address Extension (PAE):36
Processor ARK ID:47554 / 49021 / 49156 / 49664 / 50026 / 50028
Processor package size:34


Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Password protection: Yes


Hard drive 2 capacity:250