Conclusion: To summarize: The Aspire 5740G comes equipped with a state of the art Core i5 430M CPU, which sports the patented Turbo Boost Feature. Next there is the Mobility Radeon HD 5470 , an entry-level graphics adapter capable of handling more demanding games, if, of course, details and settings are adjusted. Four GB of DDR3 Ram, which can be upgraded to a mximum of eight GB, are part of the standard setup.
Pros: good price-performance ratio, battery run-time, if not under load, Multi Gesture Touchpad, good Keyboard, rich set of ports and interfaces, The keyboard, especially in combination with the multi-gesture touchpad, even though the latter seems to lack any real practical use.
Cons: integrated loudspeaker, Distribution of ports and interfaces, average screen brightness, A better distribution of ports. All important ports are on the left side.
Excerpt: Acer Aspire notebooks sport stylish looks, are ruggedly built and offer good value for money. The Acer Aspire 5740G is a desktop replacement with all these qualities, and is suitable for a SOHO environment and home entertainment. Design and build quality As far as looks and design are concerned, there isn’t anything really new about this laptop, as it sports the usual Acer Aspire-like metallic navy-blue exterior with dark-grey interiors. Nonetheless, it is stylish.
Summary: Gamers on a budget would do well to consider the $749 Acer Aspire 5740G-6979. While the design of this notebook doesn't thrill, multimedia aficionados and impoverished fraggers looking for an affordable mainstream system with powerful graphics can't do much better than this.
Summary: The Acer Aspire 5740-6378 possesses a responsive island-style keyboard, robust speakers, and great performance for a surprisingly low price. Gamers on a budget should opt for the premium 5740G-6395 configuration, which features discrete ATI graphics for just $100 more. While the design of this notebook doesn't thrill, multimedia mavens looking for an affordable mainstream system are wise to consider the 5740.
Excerpt: Although it has the price of a budget laptop, Acer's Aspire 5740 contains some brand new technology: an Intel Core i3-330M processor. While there's some evidence of cost cutting in order to buy this processor, you won't get a quicker laptop at this price. The 2.13GHz processor and 2GB RAM managed an overall score of 74 in our benchmarks. This is the kind of we'd normally expect from a laptop worth more than £700.
Summary: The Acer Aspire 5740 parks itself next to most midrange laptops. It feels fast enough for all common productivity applications; carries a big, 15.6-inch screen; and has nearly all the inputs and outputs you could want.
Conclusion: Para resumir: El Aspire 5740G viene equipado con un CPU vanguardista Core i5 430M , que luce la patentada Característica Turbo Boost. Luego hallamos la Mobility Radeon HD 5470 , un adaptador de gráfico a nivel de entrada capaz de lidiar con juegos de mayor demanda, si, por supuesto, detalles y configuraciones son ajustadas. Cuatro GB de DDR3 Ram, que pueden ser actualizados a un máximo de ocho GB, son parte de la configuración estándar.