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Acer Aspire 5740G-434G64Mn review

A good all-round laptop, but it comes with limited portability

By  from What Laptop Issue 138
Product Type
Notebook
Hard Drive Capacity
640 GB
Processor Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
ATI
Graphics Controller Model
Mobility Radeon HD 5470
Wireless LAN
Yes
Optical Drive Type
Blu-ray Reader
Graphics Memory Accessibility
Dedicated
Maximum Battery Run Time
3 Hour
HDMI
Yes
Webcam
Yes
Backlight Technology
LED
Product Family
Aspire 5740G
Operating System Architecture
64-bit
Processor Model
i5-430M
Operating System
Windows 7 Home Premium
Brand Name
Acer
Processor Speed
2.26 GHz
Processor Type
Core i5
Screen Size
39.6 cm (15.6")
Number of Cells
6-cell
Standard Memory
4 GB
Weight (Approximate)
2.80 kg
Cache
3 MB
Processor Core
Dual-core (2 Core)
64-bit Processing
Yes
Number of Total Memory Slots
2
Optical Media Supported
BD-ROM/DVD±R/±RW
Graphics Memory Capacity
Up to 512 MB
Display Screen Type
Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Wireless LAN Standard
IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Ethernet Technology
Gigabit Ethernet
Total Number of USB Ports
4
Memory Standard
DDR3-1066/PC3-8500
Height
37 mm
Width
383 mm
Depth
250 mm
Screen Mode
WXGA
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Product Series
5740G
Manufacturer
Acer, Inc
Product Model
AS5740G-434G64Bn
Product Name
Aspire AS5740G-434G64Bn Notebook
Pointing Device Type
TouchPad
Product Line
Aspire
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
LX.PMF02.105
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.acer.co.uk
Marketing Information

The 15.6" Aspire 5740 delivers comfortable, accessible computing and entertainment wherever you go. Equipped with the latest Intel processors, ultra fast DDR3 memory, high def audio and video support, and optional Blu ray Disc technology, this notebook has what it takes to let you multitask effectively and indulge in quality gaming, video editing, music, photo viewing and Internet surfing.

Maximum Memory
8 GB
Battery Chemistry
Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Package Contents
  • Aspire AS5740G-434G64Bn Notebook
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter

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