Acer TravelMate 8372TG
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)
Reviews for the Acer TravelMate 8372TG
The colossus under the subnotebooks . This machine will allow you to work 5 hours straight, to the point where you have smoke coming out of your ears. With this 35Watt Core i3 System, Acer manages to extract a level of battery performance which most low voltage subnotebooks can only dream of. Read on to find out how it was done.
Source: Notebookcheck DE→EN Archive.org version
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/11/2010
Rating: Total score: 86% performance: 82% display: 84% mobility: 91% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 83% emissions: 88%
Source: Tom's Hardware DE→EN Archive.org version
Positive: performance, battery runtime, ergonomy, emissions; negative: input devices, connection equipment, display
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/04/2010
Source: Notebook.cz CZ→EN Archive.org version
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/14/2010
Rating: mobility: 80% emissions: 60%
Series: Most reviews point out the favorable price of the models of that series.
NVIDIA GeForce 310M: The GeForce 310M is the successor of the GeFore G210M and based on the same chip with very similar clock rates (shader speed +30MHz to 1530MHz).
Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.
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.
Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
Usually, old laptops with 14-16 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.
85%: 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.
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