Notebookcheck

Acer TravelMate 8215WLMi

Specifications

Acer TravelMate 8215WLMi
Acer TravelMate 8215WLMi
Graphics adapter
Display
15.4 inch 16:10, 1680x1050 pixel, WSXGA+ TFT, unterstützt simultanen Mulit-Bildschrim Betrieb
Mainboard
Intel 945GM
Storage
,  GB 
, : 0GB, 0rpm
Additional features
HDD: 0GB, 0rpm, ,
Weight
3 kg ( = 105.82 oz / 6.61 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

Average Score: 67% - average
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: - %, features: - %, display: 60% mobility: - %, workmanship: 60%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Acer TravelMate 8215WLMi

67% Acer TravelMate 8215WLMi
Source: PC Pro English
The 8215WLMi is the first notebook we've seen from Acer to use the mobile version of the Core 2 Duo, bringing desktop-class performance to the venerable TravelMate 8000 range. The chassis is largely unchanged, although that's no bad thing - it offers plenty of design features whether you're sat at a desk or on the move. There's a 2GHz Core 2 Duo T7200 CPU inside, with 2GB of 533MHz RAM and a huge 160GB hard disk, which is split into two equal partitions. Acer also includes a dedicated mobile GPU in the form of ATi's Mobility Radeon X1600. Despite some welcome additions and good components, this Acer notebook is left wanting.
eher kurz gehaltener Test; online abrufbar

4 von 6, Display mäßig, Verarbeitung mäßig
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 11/19/2006
Rating: Total score: 67% display: 60% workmanship: 60%

Comment

ATI Mobility Radeon X1600: ATI Mobility Radeon X1600 is a middle class graphic card for notebooks of the X1000 series. Its performance can be compared with NVIDIA GeForce Go 7600.

Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these 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.


T7200: Mid-range (at the time of annoucement) dual core processor based on the Merom core. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.4":

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.


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.

Acer TravelMate 8215WLHi
Mobility Radeon X1600

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

Alienware S-4 m5500
Mobility Radeon X1600, Pentium M 760
LG S1-MDGAG
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2600
LG S1 Pro
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core 2 Duo T5600
Acer Aspire 5114WLMi
Mobility Radeon X1600, Turion 64 X2 TL-56
Acer TravelMate 8210
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core 2 Duo T7400
Asus A6Kt
Mobility Radeon X1600, Turion 64 MT-34
Medion MD96116
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core 2 Duo T5200
LG S1 MDGCG
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2600
Alienware S-4 m5550
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core 2 Duo T7600
Acer Ferrari 5005WLHi
Mobility Radeon X1600, Turion 64 X2 TL-60
Acer Ferrari 5005WHMi
Mobility Radeon X1600, Turion 64 X2 TL-60
Asus F3JA
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2250
LG S1
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2600
HP Compaq nc8430
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2500
Asus V1J
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2500
Acer Aspire 5112WLMi
Mobility Radeon X1600, Turion 64 X2 TL-50
Toshiba Satellite A100-153
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2300
LG S1-MDGBG
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2500
Acer Ferrari 5000
Mobility Radeon X1600, Turion 64 X2 TL-60
Packard Bell EasyNote V7800
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2400
Samsung X60-T2600 Becudo
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2600
Samsung X60
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2500
Acer TravelMate 8200
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2500
Asus A6JA
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2300
Acer TravelMate 8204WLMi
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2500

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

Apple Macbook Pro (15 inch, before Santa Rosa)
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2500, 2.5 kg

Devices with the same GPU

Zoostorm Versa 83-6701
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core 2 Duo T9300, 17.0", 3.5 kg
Apple Macbook Pro (17 inch)
Mobility Radeon X1600, Core Duo T2600, 17.1", 3.1 kg
> Notebook / Laptop Reviews and News > Library > Laptop Reviews Archive > Acer TravelMate 8215WLMi
Stefan Hinum (Update: 2013-01-15)