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Acer Aspire Ethos 5943G

alaTest has collected and analyzed 31 reviews from magazines and websites. Comments about the performance and build quality are on the whole positive. The value for money and battery also get good feedback, whereas there are some negative opinions about the reliability and portability.

sound, battery, price, durability, performance

screen, touchpad, keyboard, portability, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Acer Aspire Ethos 5943G is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analysed 9 user reviews of Acer Aspire Ethos 5943G from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptop Computers on

sound, value for money, performance, touchpad, build quality


100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Acer Aspire Ethos 5943G 15.6 inch Laptop ( Intel Core i5-460M, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, Blu-ray, Bluetooth, Webcam, ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Wireless, Acer Aspire Ethos 5943G 15.6 inch HD Laptop ( Intel Core i5-460M, 6GB RAM, 640GB HDD, Blu-ray, Bluetooth, Wireless, Webcam, ATI Mobility Radeon HD 565Acer Aspire Ethos 5943G 15.6 inch Notebook ( Intel Core i5-460M, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, Blu-ray, Bluetooth, Webcam, ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Wireless

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Review Acer Aspire 5943G Notebook


Multimedia with weaknesses. With the Ethos series, Acer offers sm

Successful visuals; Impeccable workmanship; Very high application performance; Good gaming performance; Reasonable sound; Extensive connectivity; Blu-Ray burner

CPU throttling & crashes under full load; High temperature development; Unpleasant touchpad; Display low in contrast and brightness; Display reflects strongly; Weak key inscription; Below-par positioning of interfaces

15-inch multimedia laptops like the Samsung R580, the Samsung R590, the Lenovo IdeaPad Y560, the Toshiba Qosmio F60, the DevilTech Fire DTX or the mySN QMG6.

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Acer Aspire Ethos 5943G review


A powerful and feature-packed entertainment laptop at a great price

Great performance ; Battery life ; Build quality ; Blu-ray drive

Not Full HD screen ; Quite heavy


Consumer review by:

Acer Aspire 5943G-5464G64BN


Good display and positive keyboard which I find easy to use. Very quiet. Sound quality is very good compared to other laptops I have used. Processor rattles through the tasks I have performed but I have not used, to date, a number of items on this...

Weight 3KG+ but no problems for me as I use it around the home complimenting the Desktop PC

Product Specifications


Convertible: No
DVD Writer:Blu-ray Combo
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Embedded UMTS: No
Fingerprint Reader:No / Yes
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card:DVB-T / No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes


Bluetooth: Yes
Firewire: No
TV Output: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Intel Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No
Operating System Version:Windows 7 Home Premium


Brand of Graphic Chip:ATI
GPU Model (Graphic Card):Mobility Radeon HD 5650 / Mobility Radeon HD 5850


Chipset Brand:Intel / Unknown
Chipset Type:HM55 / Unknown
Processor:CORE I5 / CORE I7
Processor Brand:Intel
Processor Number:I5-460M / I7-740QM