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Acer Aspire 5560G-8358G50Mnkk

Specifications

Acer Aspire 5560G-8358G50Mnkk
Acer Aspire 5560G-8358G50Mnkk (Aspire 5560G Series)
Processor
Graphics adapter
AMD Radeon HD 6740G2 - 1024 MB, Core: 600 MHz, Memory: 900 MHz, Dual Graphics HD 6650M & HD 6620G Crossfire, 8.834.1.2000
Memory
8192 MB 
, 2x4096MB PC3-10600 DDR3 SDRAM SO-DIMM
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixel, LG Display LP156WH2-TLEA, glossy: yes
Mainboard
AMD Hudson-3, AMD K12
Storage
WDC Scorpio Blue WD5000BPVT-22HXZT1, 500 GB 
, 5400 rpm
Soundcard
HD Audio
Connections
3 USB 2.0, 1 VGA, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: Line-Out, Mikrofon, Card Reader: SD, MMC, MS/MSPro, xD
Networking
Broadcom NetLink Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000MBit), Broadcom 802.11n (a/b/g/n)
Optical drive
HL-DT-ST DVD+-RW GT32N
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 33 x 381 x 253 ( = 1.3 x 15 x 9.96 in)
Battery
48 Wh Lithium-Ion, 6-Zellen 10.8V 4400mAh
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: 1.3MP
Additional features
12 Months Warranty
Weight
2.592 kg ( = 91.43 oz / 5.71 pounds), Power Supply: 347 g ( = 12.24 oz / 0.77 pounds)
Price
599 Euro

 

Average Score: 76.25% - good
Average of 4 scores (from 5 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 79%, features: - %, display: 59% mobility: 64%, workmanship: 82%, ergonomy: 85%, emissions: 65%

Reviews for the Acer Aspire 5560G-8358G50Mnkk

81% Acer Aspire 5560G-8358G50Mnkk
Source: Notebookinfo German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/08/2011
Rating: Total score: 81% performance: 85% display: 70% mobility: 75% ergonomy: 85% emissions: 85%
80% Test Acer Aspire 5560G (Fusion) Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/13/2011
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 83% display: 65% mobility: 78% workmanship: 82% ergonomy: 84% emissions: 87%
83% AMDs Mittelklasse
Source: PC Games Hardware - 10/11 German
Comparison, , Length Unknown, Date: 09/01/2011
Rating: Total score: 83%
Test: Acer Aspire 5560G - eine Alternative zu Intel?
Source: HardwareLuxx German DE→EN
Positive: price, performance, battery runtime, temperature; negative: glossy display
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/07/2012
61% Обзор мультимедийного ноутбука Acer Aspire 5560G
Source: Retera RU→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/20/2011
Rating: Total score: 61% performance: 70% display: 41% mobility: 40% emissions: 24%

Comment

AMD Radeon HD 6740G2:
Dual Graphics (asymmetrical CrossFire) combination of a dedicated Radeon HD 6650M and a 6620G APU graphics card (e.g. found in the AMD 3500M CPU) or a HD 6730M and 6520G.
Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
A8-3500M:
Llano quad-core APU clocked at 1.5-2.4 GHz (Turbo Core) featuring an integrated Radeon 6620G (400 cores, 400MHz) graphics card.
» 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.
2.592 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.


76.25%: 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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Stefan Hinum, 2011-09-27 (Update: 2012-05-26)