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Acer Aspire 4710

Specifications

Acer Aspire 4710Notebook: Acer Aspire 4710
Processor: Intel Pentium Dual Core T2080
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950 128 MB
Display: 14.1 inch, 16:10, 1280x800 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.6kg
Price: euro
Average Score: 73.67% - average
Average of 3 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: 70%, performance: 60%, features: 77%, display: 65% mobility: 57%, workmanship: 50%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Acer Aspire 4710

80% Acer Aspire 4710-2013
Source: PC Mag English
Acer is locked and loaded for the holidays—it plans to stock retailers with a series of laptops priced under $600. The Acer Aspire 4710-2013 ($600 street) may not be as cheap as the ASUS Eee PC 4G ($399), but with it you get a Windows operating system and good-enough processing parts. All in all, you might just be convinced to bypass the Dells and HPs and lay down $600 for this laptop. Now, there are other value laptops, such as the $1,099 Dell Inspiron 1420 and $830 Sony VAIO VGN-NR160, that will give you enough bang for the buck. When you get down to the dirt-cheap ($600) price point, though, you begin to worry about the machines' shortcomings. Cheap laptops are usually synonymous with heft and ugly designs. The Aspire 4710-2013, happily, is an exception. The 5.5-pound frame is as light as it is attractive, and the design somewhat belies the price.
4 von 5, Preis/Leistung gut, Ausstattung gut, Leistung schlecht, Mobilität schlecht
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/11/2007
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 80% performance: 40% features: 80% mobility: 40%
80% Acer Aspire 4710-2013
Source: Laptop Mag English
Acer has pushed its way into the top tier of notebook makers worldwide by building solid machines at rock-bottom prices. But aside from the company's inspired Ferrari line, its laptop design has been, well, bland. So Acer turned to BMW Group DesignworksUSA to inject some style into its Aspire offerings, such as the $599 Aspire 4710-2013 we received. While the result is more interesting than what Acer has produced in the past, it's the value this notebook provides that makes it compelling.  The rounded, matte-black exterior (with just a hint of glossy black trim) feels good in your hands, and the finish is smudge-proof. But some may find it a bit too understated; going forward, the company should take a page from Gateway's NX570x, which does the basic-black thing with more style. Inside, there's the opposite problem: The putty-gray, soft-touch keyboard deck seems as though it's meant to resemble leather but comes up short and feels dated.
4 von 5, Preis/Leistung teuer, Leistung gut, Display gut, Mobilität gut, Austattung gut
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/06/2007
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 40% performance: 80% features: 80% display: 80% mobility: 80%
61% Acer Aspire 4710
Source: CNet English
The good: Very low price; dual-core processor; full feature set, including an ExpressCard slot and S/PDIF audio-out jack; comfortable keyboard; easy-to-use system management software. The bad: Slow performance on outdated components; display wobbles easily; glossy screen finish results in distracting reflections; lacks external media controls. The bottom line: We recommend the Acer Aspire 4710 for home users who want a low-cost laptop for basic computing tasks.
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(von 10): 6.1, Leistung 6, Mobilität 5, Ausstattung 7, Preis/Leistung sehr gut, Display mangelhaft, Verarbeitung mangelhaft
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/13/2007
Rating: Total score: 61% price: 90% performance: 60% features: 70% display: 50% mobility: 50% workmanship: 50%

Comment

Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950 is an integrated (onboard) graphic chip on Mobile Intel 945GM chipset. It is a faster clocked version of the GMA 900 and supports no hardware T&L (Transform & Lightning) accelleration (which is required for some games).

These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Intel Pentium Dual Core: The return of the name Pentium, though it is a Yonah core. In fact, it is a double Core processor with a very good relation of performance to current consumption.


T2080: » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


14.1": 14 inch display size is a mixture between the small formats of subnotebooks and the 15 inch standard display. The reason why so many people like displays with medium size is, that this size is not exhausting for the eyes, does not need too much energy and the laptops can be kept quite compact.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.6 kg: This notebook is lighter than the average of all notebooks. It is too heavy for sub-notebooks. 14 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


Acer: Acer Incorporated is a Taiwanese multinational electronics manufacturer. Its product lineup includes desktops and laptops, as well as personal digital assistants (PDAs), servers and storage, displays, peripherals, and e-business services for business, government, education, and home users. Acer is the third largest computer manufacturer in the world (by sales) after HP and Dell Inc (2007). The company owns the largest franchised computer retail chain in Taipei, Taiwan. Originally named Multitech, it was founded in 1976. Gateway and Packard Bell are economically connected with Acer. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %

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73.67%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

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Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core 2 Duo T7200
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Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core Solo T1300
Acer TravelMate 2484WXMi
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Celeron M 440
Twinhead Durabook D14RY
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core 2 Duo T7600
Toshiba Satellite M100
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core Duo T2300
Acer TravelMate 3273WXMi
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core 2 Duo T5500
Acer TravelMate 2482NWXMi
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Celeron M 430
Acer TravelMate 2480
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Celeron M 430
HP Pavilion dv2000t
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core Duo T2300
Dell Latitude D620
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core Duo T2300
Dell Inspiron 640m
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core Duo T2300

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

Advent Quantum Q100
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Celeron M 900, 2 kg
ASRock F14
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Celeron Dual-Core T1400, 2.1 kg
Samsung X11-Pro Baviall
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core Duo T2600, 2.1 kg
Samsung X11
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core Duo T2300, 2.1 kg
LG T1
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core Duo L2400, 1.9 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad Z61t
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core Duo T2500, 2 kg
Dell Latitude ATG D620
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core 2 Duo T7200, 3.1 kg
Samsung X11-Pro Bugomi
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core 2 Duo T5500, 2.1 kg
LG T1-DGBG
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core Duo T2400, 1.9 kg
LG T1-3DGAG
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core Duo L2400, 1.9 kg
HP Compaq nc6400
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core Duo T2400, 2 kg
Fujitsu-Siemens Lifebook S7110
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core Duo T2400, 1.8 kg

Devices with the same GPU

Asus UL50AT
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core 2 Duo SU7300, 15.6", 2.6 kg
Averatec N3440
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Pentium Dual Core T3400, 13.3", 1.5 kg
Advent Roma 3000
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Pentium Dual Core T4300, 15.6", 2.9 kg
Averatec N3400
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Pentium Dual Core T3400, 13.3", 1.5 kg
MSI VR630
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Mobile Sempron SI-40, 16.0", 2.6 kg
HP Pavilion dv6-1230us
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950, Core 2 Duo T6500, 15.6", 3.5 kg

 

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Author: Stefan Hinum (Update: 2012-05-26)