Acer Aspire 5741Z-5433
Average of 3 scores (from 3 reviews)
Reviews for the Acer Aspire 5741Z-5433
If your budget is slender, but you need a powerful and portable machine, the Aspire 5741Z is your best option by far.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 06/27/2011
Rating: Total score: 80%
Source: PC Mag
With a 15.6-inch screen, dual-core Pentium processor, 4GB of RAM, 320GB hard drive, and running Windows 7 Home Premium, the Acer Aspire AS5741Z-5433 ($579.98 list, at Staples) has an impressive list of features for a budget laptops. In addition, its battery life and overall performance places it among the top tier in its category. All this earns it an Editors' Choice for budget laptops.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/30/2010
Rating: Total score: 80%
Source: Computer Shopper
Inexpensive notebooks can be fantastic. We've reviewed a number of bargain-priced portables that pleased us and would please any price-conscious consumer. On the other hand, sometimes you really do get what you pay for, and that's the unfortunate case with the Acer Aspire 5741Z-5433. You might be able to afford this Acer Aspire, but its limited features and slow multitasking may make you wish you'd spent a little more.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/01/2010
Rating: Total score: 64%
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) HD Graphics: Onboard graphics card that is built in the new Arrandale CPUs (Core i3 / i5 / i7 Dual Cores). Depending on the model and Turbo Boost, the GMA HD is clocked between 166 and 766 MHz.
Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.
P6000: The Pentium P6000 is an entry level CPU based on the Arrandale core. Compared to the Celeron P4500, the P6000 offers a bit better performance due to the faster System Bus and an increased Level 3 cache. However, VT-x is not available for the P6000.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.
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 %
74.67%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.
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