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Sharp Actius MV series

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 reviews of Sharp Actius MV series. The average rating for this product is 2.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the image quality and keyboard. The size and screen also get good feedback, but many are less positive about the price and battery.

portability, screen, size, keyboard, image quality

usability, battery, price

On average, users rate this product 54/100.

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"sweet portability, sad support"


I get often comments on how clear and thin the screen appears. Have not had a problem with the keyboard size, but I have smaller hands. Like hardware volume adjustment, easy access ports, built in wireless works great for me, especially with XP SP2 new

The case hardware is sub-par. One hinge broke and support said that warranty work wouldn't cover casing or hinges. My serial number sticker "melted" some because of battery heat - others have reported this as well. Made it difficult to convince techs t

Jan, 2005

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"Great Travel Notebook"


This laptop is wonderful for travel and mobility, it is small, light, reliable, and has a fantastic picture. In a word the graphics are "sharp

Underneath single speaker is subpar, but I usually attach headphones or computers speakers anyway so not a big deal. I've never had to use the tech support so I can't rate it. Keyboard is decent

Jan, 2005

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"When all else fails; read the manual"


Reliable, and easy RAM upgrade. A good desk-top replacement that doesn't weigh 10 pounds makes it my primary computer. I have a keyboard, a second power supply and an LCD monitor at home. A quick disconnect, and it goes with me where-ever I go

Battery life is adequate, but not spectacular. The add-on battery is too heavy. Going wireless drove me nuts -- until I (carefully)re-read the manual. Wireless isn't an all-the-time feature, and if the antenna light isn't lit, you have to hit [Function] F

Jun, 2004

Consumer review by: (

"Good value, but be sure it's what you want."


Light, fast for a small laptop, good display, moderate battery life, nice 40 gig hard drive. I love the Synaptics touch pad features. I would HIGHLY recommend getting a laptop with a Synaptics touch pad. Did I mention it was light?? My last laptop was

Sharp's Q.C. could use some work. The first one I bought had bad pixels in the LCD. The second one had some malformed plastic parts. After a few months, the rubber pads came off the display. Even with the pads, when the laptop is in a backpack, the sc

Apr, 2004

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"month later still does not work"


light, looks cool, great features

reboots every time you touch it almost or just locks up. The tech support has replace the machine, battery and charger still doing the same thing. about to send the whole thing back for a refund

Nov, 2003