Acer Aspire 6930G


Acer Aspire 6930GNotebook: Acer Aspire 6930G (Aspire 6930 Series)
Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo P8400
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GS
Display: 16.0 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 3.8kg
Price: 1000 euro
Average Score: 76.67% - good
Average of 6 scores (from 7 reviews)
price: 84%, performance: 72%, features: 69%, display: 50% mobility: 38%, workmanship: 60%, ergonomy: 51%, emissions: 80%

Reviews for the Acer Aspire 6930G

80% Acer Aspire 6930G-583G
Source: Techradar English
Acer's Aspire 6930G-583G is a feature-packed media centre laptop that offers great value for money. The Acer Aspire 6930G-583G is aimed at those on a budget looking for an all-in-one multimedia package. The Acer Aspire 6930G-583G provides great functionality, packs in a lot of features and offers excellent value for money. Although battery life isn't great, this is an impressive laptop, and comes highly recommended by us as a price-friendly multimedia platform.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/20/2009
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Acer Aspire 6930G-583G notebook
Source: Pocket Lint English
Premium features without the premium price? The most surprising aspect of this machine is just how much it offers for the money. We were already impressed with the high-end models, but now it’s also possible for those on a budget to get an incredibly well-specified multimedia centre. Mobility still remains a low point, with a very poor battery life and bulky chassis, but it’s well worth a look if you’re after an affordable Blu-ray laptop.
80, Preis 90, Mobilität 40
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/30/2009
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 90% mobility: 40%
90% Acer Aspire 6930G-6723
Source: PC Mag English
Equipped with a Blu-ray drive and generous performance parts for under $1,000, the 6930G has regained the Editors' Choice accolade for best value media center laptop that its predecessor lost.
4.5 von 5, Preis gut, Leistung sehr gut, Ausstattung gut, Mobilität schlecht
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/12/2008
Rating: Total score: 90% price: 80% performance: 90% features: 80% mobility: 40%
80% Acer Aspire 6930G-6723 Notebook
Source: Laptop Mag English
Priced at a very wallet-friendly $999, the Acer Aspire 6930-6723 provides an excellent all-around multimedia experience for the movie buff, music fan, or gamer. Granted, a full 1080p display would be the optimal resolution for a system with an integrated Blu-ray drive, but even without it, the Acer Aspire 6930G-6723 is a winner.
4 von 5, Leistung gut, Mobilität mäßig
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/25/2008
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 80% mobility: 60%

Foreign Reviews

50% Acer Aspire 6930G im Test
Source: PC Welt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/28/2009
Rating: Total score: 50% price: 80% performance: 68% features: 57% mobility: 16% ergonomy: 31%
Test Acer Aspire 6930G Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/26/2009
Rating: price: 80% mobility: 40% workmanship: 50% emissions: 80%
80% Acer Aspire 6930G-584G32MN
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/12/2009
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 90% performance: 50% features: 70% display: 50% mobility: 30% workmanship: 70% ergonomy: 70% emissions: 80%


NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GS: Slower clocked 9600M GT and therefore a bit slower and cooler. In conjunction with an 9100M the 9600M GS is able to use HybridPower to save current.

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 2 Duo: This is the Core Duo and Core Solo successor with a longer pipeline and 5-20% more speed without more power consumption. As an addition to the Core Duo design there exists a fourth decoder, an amplified SSE-unit and an additional arithmetical logical unit (ALU).

The Core 2 Duo for laptops is identical to the desktop Core 2 Duo processors but the notebook-processors work with lower voltages (0.95 to 1188 Volt) and a lower Frontside bus clock (1066 vs 667 MHz). The performance of equally clocked notebooks is 20-25% lower than Desktop PCs because of the lower Frontside bus clock and the slower hard disks.


Middle class dual core CPU with a TDP of 25 Watt. For high end gamer the performance could be not sufficient (for class 1 graphic cards).

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

16.0": 16 inch display-variants exist since 2008 and partially got the market share of 15 inch notebooks. 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.

3.8 kg: This laptop is heavy below average, compared with the average of notebooks. Therefore especially desktop replacements fit in 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 %

Acer reviews

76.67%: 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.

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Core 2 Duo P7350

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

» Medion P6618
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Core 2 Duo T6400, 15.4", 2.7 kg
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Core 2 Duo P7450, 25.5", 16 kg
» Samsung P560-54P
Core 2 Duo P8400, 15.4", 2.6 kg
» Samsung P560-54G
Core 2 Duo T5800, 15.4", 2.6 kg
» Medion P8610
Core 2 Duo T5800, 18.4", 3.8 kg
» Asus X83VM
Core 2 Duo P8400, 14.1", 2.6 kg
» Asus M50VM
Core 2 Duo T9400, 15.4", 3 kg
» HP Pavilion dv7-1025nr
Core 2 Duo P7350, 17.0", 3.6 kg
» Asus M70VM
Core 2 Duo T9400, 17.1", 4.4 kg
» Toshiba Satellite Pro L300D
Core 2 Duo T9500, 15.4", 3 kg
» HP Pavilion dv5t
Core 2 Duo T9400, 15.4", 3 kg

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» Asus G60JX
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» Asus G60J
GeForce GTX 260M, Core i7 720QM
» MSI CX600-049US
Mobility Radeon HD 4330, Pentium Dual Core T4200
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GeForce GTX 260M, Core 2 Duo T9400
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GeForce 8600M GT, Core 2 Duo T5900
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GeForce 9600M GT, Core 2 Duo P8400
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Mobility Radeon HD 3470, Core 2 Duo P8400
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» HP Pavilion HDX16t
GeForce 9600M GT, Core 2 Duo P8400

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2008-12- 8 (Update: 2012-05-26)