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ACER ASPIRE 5930 Series

alaTest has collected and analyzed 80 reviews of ACER ASPIRE 5930 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 sound and price. The screen and design are also mentioned favorably. The durability and battery get mixed comments. Many are critical about the keyboard.

performance, design, screen, price, sound


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the ACER ASPIRE 5930 Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Shao-Hung Liu (

Review Acer Aspire 5930G Notebook


Handyman in all aspects. Designed as typical multimedia notebook,

Good workmanship and stability; Price/Performance ratio; Battery Life; Connectivity; Sub-Woofer; Look

Sound a little bit tinny; Transport hook difficult to open; Bottom side too hot; Location of LAN and modem port

This multimedia notebook comes with many interfaces, which also include future-proof ports like eSATA and HDMI. If you demand even more interfaces, you can easily connect this notebook to a docking station via its Easy Port IV and enhance the...

Sep, 2008

Consumer review by: ndoth (

Aspire 5930, choice for a student!


buy a new laptop Acer Aspire 5930G-862G32Mn, but after 1 day I try, I salute, this laptop with a sophistication both in terms of graphic card can support 3D animations and sound card support VSS. In data transfer speed is no need to doubt because of...

exactly for a college stundents or high school students, specs is just great

wireless not optimal as 4730

Apr, 2009

Consumer review by: azayaka (

Nice Notebook 4 U...


Turbo cache GDDR3 -Display: 15.4" WXGA Acer CrystalBrite LCD (8ms/220nit) -Memory: 2 Gb DDR2-667 DDR2 SDRAM (up to 4Gb) Samsung M4 70T5663QZ3-CE6 -HDD: 320 GB WDC WD3200BEVT-22ZCT0 -Media: DVD Super Multi DL -Wireless: 802.11a/b/g/Draft N 3x3 WLAN...

Good performance ; stylish looks ; good connectivity ; great media features ; Centrino 2 technology

Keyboard is not quite good as it should be ; dust magnet

Apr, 2009

Consumer review by: ryuscote (

Small with multi functions


Layer Drive Display 15,4" WXGA high-brightness (220-nit) Acer CrystalBrite TFT LCD, 1280x800 pixel resolution, supporting simultaneous multi-window viewing via Acer GridVista. Graphic NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT with up to 1GB of TurboCache (512 MB of...

Slim, Easy to Use


Apr, 2009

Consumer review by: michaelrebirth (

Good VS Bad


Distributor Bundled Peripherals Carrying Case Others Integrated Acer Crystal Eye webcam supporting Acer PrimaLiteâ"¢ technology ... Read review

High Performance with low cost, bright screen, comfort keyboard

Get to HOT/Overheat very fast when playing games, cheap speaker sounds bad when playing rock music

Mar, 2009

Consumer review by: masgov (

real desktop replacement


Start with the design. The Acer Aspire 5930G is finished on glossy black piano, spacious keyboard and touch sensitive media button. But i must say that when i press the keyboard / button it feels plasticky. Acer built this notebook with great...

Good multimedia feature

Keyboard feel so plastic

Jan, 2009

Product Specifications

The Aspire 5930 Acer is the first notebook to launch with the Gemstone design. The Aspire 5930 is based on the state-of-the-art processor technology and equipped with the most powerful GMA graphic cards, Dolby certified sound system and an abundance of expansion ports. It is a complete home entertainment solution for advanced, power hungry, multimedia users. Cutting edge hardware and state of the art design make up the Aspire 5930. The brilliant 15.4" CrystalBrite TFT panel, with integrated CrystalEye webcam, combined with the Dolby certified surround sound system will offer a unique entertainment experience.

Audio Input

Type:Stereo microphone

Audio Output

Type:Sound card


Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:3MB


Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Diagonal Size:15.4in
Diagonal Size (metric):39.1cm
Max Resolution:1280 x 800
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: Yes

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Discrete graphics adapter: Yes
Discrete graphics adapter memory:0.25 / 0.512
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.5 / 1.28 / 2.048


Country Kits:Mexico
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Acer Aspire

Input Device

Type:Keyboard / Touchpad


Data Bus Speed:1066MHz


Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Protocols & Specifications:ITU V.92
Type:Fax / modem


Data Link Protocol:Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g
Type:Network adapter
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11b/g

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Optical Storage


OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium


64-bit Computing: Yes
Clock Speed:2.26GHz
Conflict Free processor: No
ECC supported by processor: No
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Penryn
Processor Number:P8400
Processor Series:Intel Core 2 Duo P7000 series / Intel Core 2 Duo P8000 series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):25
Type:Core 2 Duo

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Processor ARK ID:36750
Processor package size:35


Installed Size:3GB
Max Supported Size:4GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Controller

Type:Serial ATA

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive


Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:320GB
Notebook Type:Notebook
Security Devices:Fingerprint reader

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:Intel GMA 4500MHD