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Acer TravelMate 7720

alaTest has collected and analyzed 806 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the value for money and design. The size and build quality are also appreciated. There are some mixed comments about the screen, while there are some critical comments about the resolution and touchpad.

portability, build quality, size, design, value for money

sound, touchpad, resolution

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Acer TravelMate 7720 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 806 reviews)

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Short Review Acer Aspire 7720G Notebook

 

DTR Entry-level solution. The Acer Aspire 7720 series's case has

Good look; Good interface equipment (DVI-D); Built-in webcam; User-friendly keyboard with clear layout; Low noise and temperature emissions

Uneven illumination; Moderate performance; Moderate sound, if volume is high

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Review: Three 17-in. laptops provide big screens for low prices

 

Notebook too cramped? Try one of these (surprisingly affordable) big boys from Acer, Dell and Toshiba.

Best price, light travel weight, eSATA connector, multimedia controls with volume thumbwheel

Touchpad is hard to see, no Bluetooth or ExpressCard slot, keyboard flexes too much, screen wobbles

If this review were concerned with only one criterion, it would be easy to pick a winner. For overall features, the Aspire is head and shoulders above the rest, but it's heavy. Based on price, the Satellite has no equal, but its performance is hardly...

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9500 EVGA video card

 

Was looking for a low end PCI Express card when I ordered this card. The card installed with no problems the included software installed without a hitch. I was surprised to find this card could handle all my videos and games without slowing down and...

I can't find any cons for this card,it dose more then what I expected

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Absoultely Perfect!

 

2 dual linked dvi's with no questions asked you can't go wrong.

2 Monitors? No problem ; This video card is great for 2 dual linked monitors and it's pretty hard to find a video card for this price that offers the opportunity to give you 2 dual linked dvi's ; Pretty good performance for the price I wasn't expecting...

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Works exactly as advertised

 

There are very few 2 DVI port cards that aren't super bulky - if you are looking for one, and you don't necessarily need to overclock or want ridiculous gaming performance, just a 2 DVI monitor set, I'd recommend this one.

2 DVI ports is exactly what I was looking for - both work perfectly. No need to even install drivers on Windows 7 Professional - most recent ones come pre-loaded. Performance is pretty good so far

None that I've seen so far. Solid card, large amount of on-board RAM

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Works Great.

 

My son has used this card for about a year and a half. He constantly games with it in Linux and windows. (WOW, COD, Team Fortress etc..) He never complains and from what I've seen, all the games he plays play smoothly. No problems at all.

Works great. Linux compatible. Very decent gaming

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great card

 

This card runs a lot cooler then my other EVGA 7200 GS which did not have a fan

This card is great. Works as it should. No problems installing it

Wish it had a VGA port instead of two DVI ports

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Not too shabby

 

I docked an egg because of the driver issue, and that wasnt really a huge problem.I bought this card to replace my Geforce 7500 GT, which was DOA within a week of installing it. I had a friend of mine actually order, and install the card. When I took...

Decent card for the money, quiet...most of the time, Runs well in stressful conditions

Fan can be a bit noisy at times. Sounds like its grinding a bit on startup. Card acted odd when drivers were originally installed. (See Other thoughts)

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Good choice for dual DVI

 

Works great for dual-DVI setup with RAM to spare

fair gaming perf

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EZiest VidCard Install Ever!

 

Was worried about having to uninstall the built in mother board Nvidia video. No problems--ASUS motherboard checks for a PCI video card before initializing the built in graphics.

Easiest install ever--just plugged it in and installed the drivers from the CD

Still waiting on my rebate

Product Specifications

Configuration

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

Connectivity

Bluetooth:No / Unknown / Yes
Card Reader:5 in 1 Card Reader / Multi Card Reader
Firewire:No / Yes
TV Output:No / Yes
Wireless LAN:No / Yes

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:10 / 16:9
LED Backlight: No
True Resolution:WSXGA+ / WUXGA / WXGA / WXGA+

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology:Centrino / Centrino 2 / Centrino Duo / Centrino Pro / No
Intel Centrino Technology:Centrino / Centrino 2 / Centrino Duo / Centrino Pro / No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No
RAM Type:DDR2 SDRAM
Type:Portable

Graphic

Brand of Graphic Chip:ATI / Intel / nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):9300MGS / GeForce 7000 M / GeForce 8400 GS / GeForce 8400 M / GeForce 8400 MGS / GeForce 8400 MGT / GeForce 8600 MGT / GeForce 9300M G / GeForce Go 8600 / GMA X3100 / HD2400XT / k.A. / Mobility Radeon X2300 / Radeon HD 2300 / Radeon HD 2400 / Radeon HD 2400 XT / Radeon HD 2600 / Radeon HD 2600 XT / Radeon HD2300 / Radeon HD2600XT / Radeon X2400XT

Processor

Chipset Brand:Intel / Intel ® / Unknown
Chipset Type:960GL / 965 / 965GM / 965PM / P965 / Unknown
Processor:Core 2 Duo / Pentium Dual Core
Processor Brand:Intel / Intel ®
Processor Number:L7500 / T2310 / T2330 / T2390 / T5250 / T5450 / T5550 / T5750 / T7100 / T7300 / T7500 / T7700 / T8300 / T9300
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