Friday, September 26, 2008

Acer | Aspire 8920-6432 | Laptop Review

Been busy at work and still out of the country, anyway I recently bought myself a new laptop, and have been using it for almost a month now and now I'm going to do a quick review of it, this time I got myself an 18"Acer Aspire 8920 Gemstone Blue series laptop from Best Buy, I know its not mobile friendly and not practical it is heavy around 9 pound, but the laptop cost me $1100 including taxes so I think Acer Aspire 8920 is a very good laptop for my money, anyway I find the feel of the laptop to be solid, it made of plastic but very good quality plastic, I don't see/feel any flex when I try to lift the laptop using 1 hand, the LCD screen feel solid when opened and not flimsy at all, the screen is bright, large and beautiful, this is the first time I use an 18" laptop and I might not go back to a smaller one hehe.. when you open the laptop you will immediately notice the full keyboard on it which also feels solid, the sound on this laptop is great, anyway I find this laptop worth my money and would recommend it to anyone who doesn't mind the weight and the size, I was able to play Gears of War on low to medium setting, Spore and Titan Quest on high settings without problems, the only thing I would complain is that this laptop doesn't have blutooth and its really difficult to find a bag that would fit specially backpack, anyway if your looking for a bag for Acer Aspire 8920 buy the Targus City gear messenger bag, it will fit Acer Aspire 8920 perfectly.


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Picture below Acer Aspire 8920 18" compared to my Dell D630 Latitude 14.1".
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Acer Aspire 8920 Specification

Intel Core 2 Duo T7500
3072MB DDR2 SDRAM
18.4 in TFT active matrix Screen (Native Resolution 1680 x 945)
NVIDIA GeForce 9500M GS (512MB Discrete)
Intel PM965 Express(Sound)
Acer CineSurround, 5 Built-In Speakers(Dolby Home Theater, DirectSound)
Card reader SD, MMC, MMCplus , MS, MS PRO, xD
HDMI Port
ExpressCard /54 Slot
Touchpad
4 USB port
Webcam (1.3mp)
Dual-Band Tri-Mode 802.11a/b/g
Ethernet 10/100/1000
Fax / modem
Fingerprint reader
DVD writer | reader
8-Cell Lithium Ion
2 Hard Disk Bay
Stereo microphone

Weight 4.1 kg

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1 comment:

Big Bad Mike said...

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