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Acer Aspire 7739G

alaTest has collected and analyzed 490 reviews of Acer Aspire 7739G. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the price and design. The size and usability are also appreciated.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Acer Aspire 7739G is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Acer AS7739G-6676


Good. They released a beta driver that works


Jul, 2012

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i have reinstalling OS for this laptop several times with drivers from acer backup, online update at acer, nvidia, microsoft and other sites but nothing working yet. i think it is nvidia problem that they don't have decent driver.

i just bought this acer 7739g on june 23, 12. it has nice large 17inch screen. newegg did a good job with shiping

i bought this laptop specifically to play some of my old fav games like Sims. the nvidia graphic is so bad. worst, the driver updates at Acer or Nvidia is a joke. i have try the several other places but no prevail yet. i still have the problem of...

Jun, 2012

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Descent Laptop for price


It was purchased to replace the Presidents laptop. I could have gone high-end but this laptop had everything he needed at a reasonable price. Just remember, "No one ever gets fired for ordering IBM". I've always had good experiences with Acer, I hope...

I like it, it's very light, extremely big. It has a glossy screen, user friendly touch pad and keyboard. Overall a good buy for the price

Feels a bit cheap. Bloatware... I don't care for bloatware too much, but it was pretty easy to un-install the stuff I didn't need or want. It didn't seem much faster than another laptop I just purchased having the new AMD processor(Which was cheaper),...

Jun, 2012

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Decent budget gaming laptop


The price and decent specs are what sold me and I can see this laptop running all my games for at least the foreseeable future.

People who say this isn’t a gaming laptop are clueless and need to understand that you don’t have to run games in MAX graphical settings to make them enjoyable. Now I haven’t tried Skyrim on this laptop yet but I’ve been playing Deus Ex HR in...

Having said all that this isn’t the most powerful laptop for gaming but it’s also not going to set you back $1,500. It also gets a little hot but that's what laptop coolers are for

May, 2012

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so so laptop


good laptop to use if you do Facebook, email, watch a little Netflix( if you don't mind the color being off some). good for office programs. This laptop is a NO-GO for a Gamer or Photographer

big screen ; enough memory for laptop ; enough storage space for laptop ; good for general computing

video card slow ; no updated video drivers ; screen colors way off and impossible to get right ; not a gaming laptop at all nor for any graphics intense programs. i.e. Photoshop or graphics at all for that matter

May, 2012

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Acer AS7739G-6676


This is a decent laptop in general for the casual user. I wanted a laptop with dedicated graphics card specifically so I wasn't losing system memory to integrated graphics, and this laptop does not meet that requirement.

Screen is decent, access to upgrade drives and RAM is easy

The claim that this laptop features a dedicated GPU is a bit deceptive. The i5 480M CPU has integrated Intel HD graphics which cannot be disabled and is used for non-3D screen drawing. The NVidia dedicated card only kicks in when a 3D application runs,...

May, 2012

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Great Deal


This is a perfect laptop for a student or non-gamer. Of course, it didnt cost 2 grand like a gaming laptop either.

Great price, good hardware. Very cool looking finish on it

Typical bloatware installed. Haven't come across any other problems yet

Apr, 2012

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Acer Amazing


battery not as good but it comes with the bigger screen and gpu and cpu.

Medium screen. excellent video card. Good CPU chip

none except the lack of super long battery life

Apr, 2012

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Two Defective Laptops Received


After receiving two defective items I opted to get a refund and choose a different brand.

Would have been a decent laptop had it worked properly

The first one I received had dad pixels. The second one had vertical lines and a flicker on the screen

Apr, 2012

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Best bang for the buck



Speed,Power,dual video cards,power efficiency But it is an athros packet injecting wireless card toss in a ssd and you will not be disappointed N82E16820233191 ; ssd

no blue ray drive, slow standard 5.400rpm drive. uses only 1 wifi wire for wireless so not the best wifi card

Mar, 2012

Product Specifications


Audio system:HD / HD Audio / HDA
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Built-in subwoofer: No
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speaker Power:1.5


Battery Capacity:4400
Battery life (max):3 / 4
Battery performance:4400
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:6


Front camera:Y


Energy Star certified: Yes
Wi-Fi certified:Y
WiFi certified: Yes


Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Clamshell
Product type:Notebook


3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display brightness:220
Display Diagonal:17.3
Display Resolution:1366 x 768 / 1600 x 900
Display response rise/fall:8
Display surface:Gloss
HD type:HD+
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: No

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter power:65 / 90


Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce 610M / NVIDIA GeForce GT 520M / Nvidia GeForce GT 610M
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR3
Number of discrete graphics adapters:1
Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:500
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):667 / 766
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics


Full-size keyboard: No
Keyboard Layout:QWERTY / QWERTZ
Keyboard number of keys:105
Keyboard type:QWERTY / QWERTZ
Numeric keypad:No / Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys: Yes


Internal memory:4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory clock speed:1066
Memory layout:2 x 2
Memory layout (slots x size):2 x 2
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM


3G: No
4G WiMAX: No
Bluetooth: No
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X) / 10/100Base-T(X)
Data network: No
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100 / 10,100,1000
Networking features:Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Optical Drive

DVD-RW read speed:8
DVD-RW write speed:8
DVD+RW read speed:8
DVD+RW write speed:8
LightScribe: No
Optical drive interface:SATA
Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi / DVD Super Multi DL

Other Features

Audio system:HD / HD Audio / HDA
Compliance industry standards:IEEE802.3, IEEE802.3u
Dimensions (WxDxH):16.3 x 10.8 x 1.34
Display:LCD / TFT
Graphics adapter family:Intel, NVIDIA / NVIDIA
Hard disk drive, user password: Yes
HDD user password:Y
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem: No
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
Power Requirements:100 - 240V AC
TV in port: No

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC / Y
Handheld remote control:N
Mouse included:N

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC / Yes
Handheld remote control: No
Mouse included: No


TV tuner integrated: No

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Combo headphone/mic port: No
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: No
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Microphone in: Yes
Modem (RJ-11) ports:1
S-Video port: No
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
TV out:N
TV out port: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter power:65 / 90


Bus type:DMI
Chipset:Intel HM55 Express
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):18 / 19 / 20
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 16
Maximum number of SMP processors:1
Motherboard chipset:Intel HM55 Express
Number of Processing Die Transistors:382
Number of processors supported:1
PCI Express configurations:1x16
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processing die size:81
Processor:i3-370M / I3-380M / I5-480M / i5-560M
Processor boost frequency:2.933 / 3.20
Processor cache:0.512, 3 / 3
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Arrandale
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel Core i3-xxx / Intel Core i5-4xxx / Intel Core i5-xxx
Processor frequency:2.4 / 2.53 / 2.66
Processor lithography:32
Processor Manufacturer:Intel
Processor model:i3-370M / I3-380M / I5-480M / i5-560M
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-300 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-400 series / Intel Core i5-500 Mobile series
Processor socket:BGA1288 / PGA988 / Socket 988
Processor threads:4
System bus data transfer rate:2.5
System bus rate:2.5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35
Tjunction:105 / 90

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:45
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions:No / Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:Y
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: Yes
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: Yes
Intel FDI Technology: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Insider:No / Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology:No / Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:No / Yes
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:No / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1 / Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N / Y
Intel vPro Technology:No / Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N / Y
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):Y
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / Y
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Physical Address Extension (PAE):36 / Yes
Processor ARK ID:49020 / 49653 / 50178 / 52952
Processor code:SLBTT / SLBUK / SLC26
Processor package size:34 / 37.5 / rPGA 37.5x 37.5, BGA 34x28
Supported instruction sets:SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / SSE4.1/4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes


Cable lock slot:Kensington / N
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Fingerprint reader: No
Password protection:BIOS, HDD / BIOS, HDD, Supervisor, User / BIOS, Supervisor, User
Password protection type:BIOS, HDD / BIOS, HDD, Supervisor, User / BIOS, Supervisor, User
Trusted Platform Module (TPM): No


Bundled software:Acer Backup Manager, Acer ePower Management,\nAcer eRecovery Management, Acer PowerSmart Manager, Adobe Flash Player 10, Adobe Reader 9.1, eSobi, Google Setup, Google Toolbar, Microsoft Office Starter 2010, Norton Online Backup, McAfee Virus Definitions, MyWinLocker, Acer Arcade Deluxe, NTI Media Maker, Microsoft Silverlight, Windows Live Essentials — Wave 3.2 (Mail, Photo Gallery, Live Messenger, Movie Maker, Writer), Acer Assist, Acer Identity Card, Acer Registration, Acer Updater
Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Home Premium
Trial software:McAfee Internet Security Suite 2009


Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD, xD / MMC, SD
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard Drive Capacity:500
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:5400
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:500

Weight & Dimensions

Depth (imperial):10.8
Height:1.34 / 1.35 / 1.39 / 1.4
Height (front):1.07
Height (imperial):1.4
Height (rear):1.35
Width:16.1 / 16.3
Width (imperial):16.1