Acer TravelMate 2420
SpecificationsNotebook: Acer TravelMate 2420
Processor: Intel Celeron M 370
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 900 128 MB
Display: 14.1 inch, 16:10, 1280x800 pixels
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)
Reviews for the Acer TravelMate 2420
I was planning to buy a home pc as my p-2 had conked off and was in search for a good machine ..it was then that my wife suggested to go for a laptop as we could carry it anywhere..I tried my hands at LENOVO, HCL, COMPAQ, HP....but finally landed up up buying an celeron ACER which was preety good looking and served my basic purpose of a computer..
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(von 5): 3, Preis/Leistung 3, Ergonomie 3, Verarbeitung 3
User Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 07/18/2006
Rating: Total score: 60% price: 60% workmanship: 60% ergonomy: 60%
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 900: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 900 is an integrated (onboard) graphic chip with shared memory on Mobile Intel 915GM chipset. It is the predecessor of Graphics Media Accelerator 950. The performance can be compared with the Mobile Radeon 9000 (with a 64 bit memory bus).
These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.
Intel Celeron M: It is a Pentium M with halved level 2 Cache and limited on FSB 400. The characteristic of this processor is the speed, which is hardly slower than an equivalent Pentium M. However it can change the speed not dynamically like the Pentium M and therefore needs without load more current.
It is also available as Low Voltage Version with very small current consumption.
370: » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
This display size represents a treshold between the small sizes of subnotebooks and ultrabooks and the standard-sizes of office- and multimedia laptops on the other hand. Laptops with that size are somewhat rare, nowadays.» 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 %
60%: Such a bad rating is rare. There exist hardly any notebooks, which are rated worse.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.