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Acer TravelMate TimelineX 8573TG-2624G64Mnkk

Specifications

Acer TravelMate TimelineX 8573TG-2624G64Mnkk
Acer TravelMate TimelineX 8573TG-2624G64Mnkk (TravelMate TimelineX 8573TG Series)
Graphics adapter
Memory
4096 MB 
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixel, AUO41EC, glossy: no
Storage
WDC Scorpio Blue WD6400BPVT-80HXZT1, 640 GB 
, 5400 rpm
Soundcard
Conexant
Connections
0 PC-Card, 1 Express Card 34mm, 0 Express Card 54mm, 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: 1 line in, 1 line out, Card Reader: 5in1 (MMC/SD/SDIO/Memory Stick/ MS Pro), 1 SmartCard, 1 Fingerprint Reader
Networking
Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000MBit), Atheros AR5B97 Wireless Network Adapter (b/g/n), Bluetooth Version 3.0
Optical drive
Matshita DVD-RAM UJ892AS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 31 x 382 x 253 ( = 1.22 x 15.04 x 9.96 in)
Battery
66 Wh Lithium-Ion, 6000 mAh
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: HD
Additional features
24 Months Warranty
Weight
2.55 kg ( = 89.95 oz / 5.62 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
1100 Euro

 

Average Score: 83% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 68%, features: 82%, display: 74% mobility: 83%, workmanship: 87%, ergonomy: 85%, emissions: 79%

Reviews for the Acer TravelMate TimelineX 8573TG-2624G64Mnkk

83% Review Acer TravelMate TimelineX 8573TG Notebook | Notebookcheck
Hot. Acer launches its new TravelMate TimelineX generation onto the highly competitive market. The 15.6 inch 8573TG proves to have a stable system with good workmanship and first rate computing power. However, the notebook with the anti-glare screen mutates to a small heater when it's put under enough stress.
83% Test Acer TravelMate TimelineX 8573TG Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/31/2011
Rating: Total score: 83% performance: 50% display: 74% mobility: 83% workmanship: 87% ergonomy: 85% emissions: 79%

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.
Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  
2620M: Very fast Dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. » 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.
2.55 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.


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.

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Stefan Hinum, 2011-09-15 (Update: 2012-05-26)