Notebookcheck

Acer Aspire 5942G-728G64BN

Specifications

Acer Aspire 5942G-728G64BN
Acer Aspire 5942G-728G64BN (Aspire 5942G Series)
Processor
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1366x768 pixel, glossy: yes
Weight
3 kg ( = 105.82 oz / 6.61 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
1400 Euro

 

Average Score: 80% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: 60%, performance: 85%, features: 100%, display: 60% mobility: 50%, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: 80%, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Acer Aspire 5942G-728G64BN

80% Laptop or Desktop
Source: Gadgetspeak English
One product that falls into the desktop replacement category is the Acer  Aspire 5942G laptop.  With dimensions of 382 x 174 x 26mm (W x D x H) in its closed state and weighing 3.0kg (including the 6-cell battery pack), this reflective black encased model cries out for a permanent home on your desk space with, perhaps, an option for occasional travel privileges.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/20/2010
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 60% performance: 80% features: 100% ergonomy: 80%

Foreign Reviews

Acer Aspire 5942G – plný multimédií
Source: CDR-Hard CZ→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/28/2010
Rating: performance: 90% display: 60% mobility: 50%

Comment

ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650: Middle class DirectX 11 capable graphics card with a power consumption of about 15-20 Watt. Supports Eyevision (up to 6 monitors)

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

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


Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  


620M:

The Core i7-620M is the fastest Dual-Core CPU for laptops (at the time of introduction in Q1 2010). The 620M clocks betwenn 2.66 and 3.33 GHz due to the Turbo Mode and because of Hyperthreading, 4 threads are executed simultaneously. In the package, Intel also included a second die with an integrated GPU (GMA HD) and a memory controller. Therefore, the TDP of 35 Watt of the whole package is still quite good.

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


15.6":

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.


3 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.


Acer: The company was founded under the name of Multitech in Taiwan in 1976 and renamed to Acer or Acer Group in 1987. The product range includes, for example, laptops, tablets, smartphones, desktops, monitors and televisions. Gateway Inc. and Packard Bell also belong to the Group and sell their own laptops.

While Acer still had the third largest global market share in the notebook segment in 2008, it ranked 6th in 2016 with a market share of 6% after they had continuously lost market shares.

There are dozens of Acer laptop reviews per month, the ratings are average (as of 2016). Gateway, which has an own laptop line-up, has also belonged to the Acer Group since 2007.


80%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.


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

Similar devices from a different Manufacturer

Packard Bell EasyNote TJ75-JP151
Mobility Radeon HD 5650
Micro Express KHL9070
Mobility Radeon HD 5650

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

Sony Vaio VPC-EB3M1E
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i3 370M
Acer Aspire 5943G-5464G50Bnss
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i5 460M
Sony Vaio VPC-EB4X1E/BQ
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i5 480M
Acer Aspire 5942G-746G64Mnbk
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i7 740QM
Sony Vaio VPC-EB3S1E/BQ
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i5 460M
Acer Aspire 5943G-524G50Mn
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i5 520M
Acer Aspire 5551G-4591
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Turion II P520
Acer TravelMate 6594G-644G50Mi
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i7 640M
Compal NBLB2
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i7 640M
Acer Aspire 5551G-N934G32Mnsk
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Phenom II X4 N930
Acer Aspire 5553G–N954G64Mnks
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Phenom II X4 N950
Sony Vaio VPC-EB36FG
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i3 370M
Dell Inspiron N5010-P10F001
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i7 740QM
Sony Vaio VPC-EB3Z1E/BQ
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i5 460M
Toshiba Satellite A660D-ST2G01
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Phenom II X4 P920
Acer Aspire 5553G-N834G32Miks
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Phenom II X2 N620
HP Pavilion dv6-3040ec
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i5 450M
Micro Express NBL60
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i5 450M
Ibuypower Armada Touch MT20X
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i7 720QM
HP Pavilion dv6-3010AX
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Phenom II X4 P920
Sony VAIO VPCEB1Z1R/B
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i5 430M
Acer Aspire 5553G-N934G64Mn
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Phenom II X4 N930
Packard Bell EasyNote TJ75-JO-102RU
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i5 430M
Acer Aspire 5553G-N936G50Mi
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Phenom II X4 N930
Sony VAIO VPCEB1LFX/BI
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i5 520M
Ibuypower Battalion 101 CZ-11
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i5 520M
Acer Travelmate 5740G-434G64Mn
Mobility Radeon HD 5650, Core i5 430M
Current Prices
> Notebook / Laptop Reviews and News > Library > Acer > Acer Aspire 5942G-728G64BN
Stefan Hinum, 2010-04- 6 (Update: 2012-05-26)