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Acer Aspire 8942G-434G64BN - Core i5 430M / 2.26 GHz ( 2.53 GHz ) - RAM 4 GB - HDD 640 GB - DVD

alaTest has collected and analyzed 29 reviews of Acer Aspire 8942G-434G64BN - Core i5 430M / 2.26 GHz ( 2.53 GHz ) - RAM 4 GB - HDD 640 GB - DVD. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Opinions about the connectivity and screen are overall positive. The design and performance are also mentioned favorably, whereas some have doubts about the portability and price.

performance, design, screen, connectivity

price, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Acer Aspire 8942G-434G64BN - Core i5 430M / 2.26 GHz ( 2.53 GHz ) - RAM 4 GB - HDD 640 GB - DVD is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Florian Glaser (notebookcheck.net)

Review Acer Aspire 8942G Notebook

 

Big Brother? Acer has technically upgraded its 18.4 inch lineup t

Many connections; Good sound; Good application performance; Pleasant input devices; Illuminated keyboard; Practical multimedia control; Stays fairly quiet and cool; Impressive battery life under low load

Smudge susceptible, sensitive case; Reflective display; Graphic card too weak for newer games in FullHD; Display's poor viewing angles; Touchpad too far left

Big and fairly efficient DTR/multimedia notebooks starting at 17 inches. Either in the range of less than 1000 euro, like Samsung's R780 i3 Harry / i5 Hero (GT 330M), R720-Aura P8700 Suga (HD 4650), Acer's Aspire 8935G (HD4670), Acer's Aspire 7740G (HD...

Dec, 2010

Expert review by: Tommy Melville (t3.com)

Acer Aspire 8942G review

 

Great features and power combine in budget MacBook Pro rival

Sep, 2011

Expert review by: Tommy Melville (techradar.com)

Acer Aspire 8942G-526G64Bi review

 

Yes, it is expensive, but you get what you pay for, and so much more

Blu-ray ; Great 1080p screen ; Core i5 ; Dedicated graphics ; Connectivity

Portability ; Price

You get what you pay for with this laptop. A quality multimedia machine with more than enough performance for gaming or 1080p movies

Apr, 2010

PC ADVISOR - Best Buy

Expert review by: Paul Monckton (pcadvisor.co.uk)

Acer Aspire 8942G-526G64Bi review

 

The Acer Aspire 8942G is a huge beast of a laptop offering a rich multimedia experience. But is it worth the price of admission? Read our review of the Acer Aspire…

While the Acer Aspire 8942G-526G64Bi laptop may lack the superb build quality of the MacBook Pro or the stylish sophistication of HP's Envy 15, it delivers a rich multimedia experience and is reasonably priced.

May, 2010

Recommended!

Expert review by: David Bayon (alphr.com)

Acer Aspire 8942G

 

The Acer Aspire 8942G is a desktop replacement in an almost literal sense - you'll barely be able to see any desk behind it. A gigantic 18.4in display means the chassis measures 440mm across and weighs more than 4kg, so it's good for the occasional...

Huge and over the top, but the Aspire offers tremendous power at a surprisingly sensible price

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire 8942G-726G64BN

 

great smooth running laptop

Quite heavy and big for long journeys

Jul, 2010

Product Specifications

Camera

Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3

Graphics

Maximum graphics adapter memory:2.815 / 3.067 / 4.091 / 4.901 / 7.901
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:2

Processor

Conflict Free processor: No
ECC supported by processor: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:8
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):17.1 / 21
Memory channels supported by processor:2 / Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1066,1333 / 800,1066
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3 800/1066 / DDR3-SDRAM
Processor cache type:Smart Cache, L2 / Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Arrandale / Clarksfield
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-300 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-400 series / Intel Core i5-500 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-700 Mobile series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35 / 45

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):No / Yes
Physical Address Extension (PAE):36
Processor ARK ID:43122 / 43537 / 47341 / 47663
Processor package size:34 / 37.5 / rPGA 37.5x 37.5, BGA 34x28