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Acer Travelmate 8472TG-354G32MNkk

Specifications

Acer Travelmate 8472TG-354G32MNkk
Acer Travelmate 8472TG-354G32MNkk (Travelmate 8472 Series)
Processor
Intel Core i3-350M 2.26 GHz
Graphics adapter
NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M - 1024 MB, Core: 575 MHz, Memory: 790 MHz, Hybrid Graphics / Intel HD, nvlddmkm 8.16.11.8986 (Forceware 189.86)/ Win7/64 + igdumd64 8.16.11.8986/ Win7 64,
Memory
4096 MB 
, 2x 2 GB DDR3 PC3-10600, max. 8 GB, 2 Slots
Display
14.1 inch 16:9, 1366x768 pixel, AUO B140XW03 V1, glossy: no
Mainboard
Intel HM55 Express Chipset
Storage
Hitachi Travelstar 5K500.B HTS545032B9A300, 320 GB 
, 5400 rpm
Soundcard
Conexant Cx20585 @ Intel Ibex Peak PCH - High Difinition Audio Controller
Connections
3 USB 2.0, 1 VGA, 1 Modem, 1 Kensington Lock, 1 Docking Station Port, Audio Connections: Line In, Line Out, Card Reader: SD, MMC, MS, MS PRO, xD, Fingerprintreader
Networking
Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000MBit), Broadcom 802.11n (a/b/g/n), Bluetooth 3.0+HS
Optical drive
HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GT31N
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 32 x 385 x 249 ( = 1.26 x 15.16 x 9.8 in)
Battery
66 Wh Lithium-Ion, 6000 mAh, 11.1V, 6 Cells
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: 1280x1024, 1.3 MP, Crystal Eye
Additional features
InterVideo, 24 Months Warranty, 1 Jahr International Travelers Warranty
Weight
2.21 kg ( = 77.96 oz / 4.87 pounds), Power Supply: 520 g ( = 18.34 oz / 1.15 pounds)
Price
820 Euro

 

Average Score: 82.67% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 87%, features: 70%, display: 78% mobility: 89%, workmanship: 91%, ergonomy: 89%, emissions: 76%

Reviews for the Acer Travelmate 8472TG-354G32MNkk

83% Review Acer Travelmate 8472TG Notebook | Notebookcheck
Desktop to go. Das 14,1" This business notebook comes with a matte display and has a unique feature to offer: Acer combines Intel HD with Nvidia Geforce GT330M, thereby optimizing use. How well that works is the subject of our test.
85% Test Acer Travelmate 8472TG Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/19/2010
Rating: Total score: 85% performance: 90% display: 82% mobility: 90% workmanship: 91% ergonomy: 89% emissions: 77%
80% Acer TravelMate 8472TG
Source: Notebook.cz CZ→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/07/2010
Rating: Total score: 80%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M: The Nvidia GeForce GT 330M is the successor of the GT 230M and technically just a slightly higher clocked GT 240M (but it should still maintain the power envelope of the GT 230M as the naming suggests).

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.


350M:

The Core i3-350M is technically a Core i5-430M without the Turbo Boost overlocking feature. Therefore, it always clocks with max. 2.26 GHz (of course Speedstep is included). Thanks to Hyperthreading, 4 threads can be processed simultaneously. An integrated graphics card (GMA HD) and a DDR3 memory controller are also included in the package.

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


14.1":

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.


2.21 kg:

Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.


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.


82.67%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.


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

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Stefan Hinum, 2010-09- 6 (Update: 2012-05-26)