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Acer TravelMate 8473TG-2414G50Mnkk

Specifications

Acer TravelMate 8473TG-2414G50Mnkk
Acer TravelMate 8473TG-2414G50Mnkk (TravelMate 8473TG Series)
Graphics adapter
NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M - 1024 MB, Core: 672 MHz, Memory: 900 MHz, Nvidia GeForce GT 540M, 8.17.12.6800
Memory
4096 MB 
, DDR3, 1333 MHz, Hyundai Electronics (Hynix), 2 banks, maximum 8 GB
Display
14 inch 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixel, AUO313C, LED, Diagonal: 35,6 cm (14.0"), ComfyView, matte, glossy: no
Mainboard
Intel HM65
Storage
WDC Scorpio Blue WD5000BPVT-22HXZT1, 500 GB 
, 5400 rpm, Scorpio Blue, 500 GB 5400 RPM
Soundcard
Intel Cougar Point PCH - High Definition Audio Controller
Connections
3 USB 2.0, 1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 VGA, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, 1 eSata, 1 Docking Station Port, Audio Connections: Line-out / headphone, line-in/microphone, Card Reader: SD, MMC, xD, MS, MS PRO, 1 Fingerprint Reader, RJ-45 connector, Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet
Networking
Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000/2500/5000MBit/s), Broadcom 802.11n (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4), Bluetooth 3.0 +HS, Broadcom 802.11n (abgn), 3.0 +HS Bluetooth
Optical drive
MATSHITA DVD-RAM UJ8A2AS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 32.4 x 343 x 248 ( = 1.28 x 13.5 x 9.76 in)
Battery
66 Wh Lithium-Ion, 6 cells, 6000 mAh, 11.1 Volts
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: 1.3 Megapixel
Additional features
Notebook, 6 cell battery, 90 Watt powersupply, cleaning cloth, documentation, Adobe Reader 9, Microsoft Office 2010 Starter, Windows Live Essentials, Corel WinDVD, McAfee Internet Security Suite (Test version), newsXpresso, Norton Online Backup, NTI Media Marker 9, Software von Acer, 24 Months Warranty, Color: Black/Grey, Warranty 12 Months, including an International Travellers Warranty (ITW)
Weight
2.388 kg ( = 84.23 oz / 5.26 pounds), Power Supply: 337 g ( = 11.89 oz / 0.74 pounds)
Price
963 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 83% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 86%, features: 80%, display: 70% mobility: 86%, workmanship: 88%, ergonomy: 84%, emissions: 79%

Reviews for the Acer TravelMate 8473TG-2414G50Mnkk

83% Review Acer TravelMate TimelineX 8473TG Notebook | Notebookcheck
An Alternative? With the new release of the Travelmate TimelineX series, Acer naturally also offers a 14 inch notebook with the latest components, which is compact, but meant to be an equal to its bigger brother. Read on, as we find out if you get a well rounded package for 1000 Euros, that measures up to established B2B notebooks.
83% Test Acer TravelMate TimelineX 8473TG Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/04/2011
Rating: Total score: 83% performance: 86% display: 70% mobility: 86% workmanship: 88% ergonomy: 84% emissions: 79%
Arbeitstiere
Source: c't - 18/11 German
battery runtime good, performance good, display good, noise emission satisfying
Comparison, , Long, Date: 09/01/2011
Acer TravelMate 8473TG - výkonný pracant na cesty
Source: Notebook.cz CZ→EN
positive: construction, battery runtime, video card, docking station; negative: low battery loading, permanent running fan, USB layout
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/02/2011

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M:

Mid-range graphics card based on the GT 435M chip (GF108) with higher clock rates and DDR3 support.

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.


2410M:

Dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. The CPU is clocked at 2.3 GHz (Turbo Boost 2.6-2.9 GHz) and the GPU at 650 (1200 MHz Turbo).

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


14":

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.


2.388 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.


83%: 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.

 

Devices with the same GPU

Acer TravelMate TimelineX 8573TG-2624G64Mnkk
GeForce GT 540M, Core i7 2620M, 15.6", 2.55 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

Acer Aspire 3 A317-32-C5QZ
UHD Graphics 600, Gemini Lake Celeron N4000, 17.3", 2.7 kg
Acer Swift 3 SF314-57-57BN
UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU), Ice Lake i5-1035G1, 14", 1.19 kg
Acer Chromebook 314 CB314-1H-C54R
UHD Graphics 600, Gemini Lake Celeron N4000, 14", 1.7 kg
Acer Swift 5 SF514-54T-76PY
Iris Plus Graphics G7 (Ice Lake 64 EU), Ice Lake i7-1065G7, 14", 0.99 kg
Acer Swift 7 SF714-52T-77LW
UHD Graphics 615, Core i7 i7-8500Y, 14", 0.9 kg
Acer Swift 3 SF314-41-R9JT
Vega 8, Picasso (Ryzen 3000 APU) R5 3500U, 14", 1.5 kg
Acer Spin 3 SP314-51-58JC
UHD Graphics 620, Kaby Lake Refresh i5-8250U, 14", 1.7 kg
Acer Aspire 3 A317-51-58S7
UHD Graphics 620, Comet Lake i5-10210U, 17.3", 2.7 kg
Acer Swift 3 SF314-57-59PT
UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU), Ice Lake i5-1035G1, 14", 1.2 kg
Acer Extensa 2540-53W6
UHD Graphics 620, Core i5 7200U, 15.6", 2.4 kg
Acer TravelMate P6 TP614-51-G2
UHD Graphics 620, Comet Lake i7-10510U, 14", 1.2 kg
Acer Swift 3 SF315-41-R7NP
Vega 10, Raven Ridge (Ryzen 2000 APU) R7 2700U, 15.6", 1.9 kg
Acer Swift 3 SF314-51-315E
HD Graphics 530, Core i3 6100U, 14", 1.5 kg
Acer Aspire 5 A515-54-735N
UHD Graphics 620, Comet Lake i7-10510U, 15.6", 1.8 kg
Acer Aspire 5 A514-52-570U
UHD Graphics 620, Comet Lake i5-10210U, 14", 1.5 kg
Acer Aspire 3 A315-42-R1BU
Vega 3, Picasso (Ryzen 3000 APU) R3 3200U, 15.6", 1.9 kg
Acer Swift 7 SF714-52T-7537
UHD Graphics 615, Core i7 i7-8500Y, 14", 1 kg
Acer ChromeBook 714 CB714-1WT-36MS
UHD Graphics 620, Kaby Lake Refresh i3-8130U, 14", 1.5 kg
Acer Swift 7 SF714-51T-M4JV
HD Graphics 615, Core i7 7Y75, 14", 1.2 kg
Acer Swift 3 SF314-57-50YH
UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU), Ice Lake i5-1035G1, 14", 1.2 kg
Acer Chromebook 715 CB715-1WT-5368
UHD Graphics 620, Kaby Lake Refresh i5-8250U, 15.6", 2 kg
Acer Swift 5 SF514-54T-501U
UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU), Ice Lake i5-1035G1, 14", 0.99 kg
Acer Aspire 3 A315-54K-59N
UHD Graphics 620, Comet Lake i5-10210U, 15.6", 1.9 kg
Acer Aspire 5 A515-51-50Y5
UHD Graphics 620, Kaby Lake Refresh i5-8250U, 15.6", 2.2 kg
Acer Swift 3 SF315-52-37YA
UHD Graphics 620, Kaby Lake Refresh i3-8130U, 15.6", 1.8 kg
Acer Swift 7 SF714-52T-741M
UHD Graphics 615, Core i7 i7-8500Y, 14", 0.9 kg
Acer Swift 3 SF314-41-R1X6
Vega 8, Picasso (Ryzen 3000 APU) R5 3500U, 14", 1.5 kg
Acer Aspire 3 A315-53-561Y
UHD Graphics 620, Kaby Lake Refresh i5-8250U, 15.6", 2.1 kg
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Stefan Hinum, 2011-08-11 (Update: 2012-05-26)