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6.6 out of 10

Acer Aspire TimelineX 3810-series

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Overall 10
10

Nice Laptop

acedrummond, J&R
23 April 2010
  • Summary: Nice light weight powerful laptop. Easy set up and no problems so far. I am replacing my Dell D420 which has kind of died after 3 years use. I found others also complaining about it because of slow disk that once loaded slows to a crawl all of a sudden. I am definately 'there' and a bit annoyed with Dell over this situation. Recely bought Acer desktop Quad and it is super so natually bought their laptop and very pleased with everything about it so far.
  • Pros: Comfortable Keyboard, Fast, Lightweight, Long Battery Life, Quality Display, Quiet
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Overall 6
6.0

2 Mo used, LED backlight went dead

Big Apple, J&R
29 March 2010
  • Summary: I was disappointed when the screen's LED backlight was dead and turn to black. Had it sent back to ACER for fixing the notebook [...]. They fix it very quickly but now...I see a dead pixel. This is my first ACER. And will be my last ACER. It's just BAD quality.
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Overall 8
8.0

It really does deliver

jrasero, J&R
28 March 2010
  • Summary: You can really squeeze 8 hours out of it! The power will not overwhelm you but it's great for basic computing. Great laptop for college students, presentations, or business travelers. Some negatives are no Bluetooth (I wanted it to tether w/ my phone) and the speakers are too low. The build quality is average but has some nice touches (such as the aluminum lid). It's ultra light at 3.5 pounds. It doesn't come with a dvd drive but I never seemed to use dvds anymore.
  • Pros: Comfortable Keyboard, Lightweight, Long Battery Life, Quality Display, Quiet
  • Cons: Slow
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Overall 10
10

Very Nice Computer!

Ron, J&R
8 March 2010
  • Summary: I use this computer for presentations while teaching my students, utilizing iTunes and linking it with my iTouch, watching downloaded movies, online videos, email, and social networking. I have not played games with it, but I plan on trying it when I buy an external DVD player. This is a quality machine. The display is much better than the Toshiba that I bought 2 years ago. Also, I was concerned that this computer did not have a 2 core dual processor like my Toshiba.
  • Pros: Fast, Lightweight, Long Battery Life, Powerful, Quality Display, Quiet
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Overall 8
8.0

Great Laptop. Love it.

stealth30, J&R
20 February 2010
  • Summary: Bought this laptop for church use. Mostly for powerpoint presentation during the sermon. Long battery life is the reason for this purchase due to lack of outlets when doing the presentation. This the lightest laptop and display is unbelievable. Would recommend this, now, if I could convince my wife that I need one for myself :-).
  • Pros: Lightweight, Long Battery Life, Quality Display, Quiet
  • Cons: Poorly Designed Keyboard, Slow
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Overall 8
8.0

Perfect laptop if not for BIOS issues

Riskable, J&R
8 February 2010
  • Summary: With a little coaxing this laptop uses up about 7W at idle in Linux. This translates into 7+ hours of real-world battery life under (my) normal usage scenarios. However, suspend-to-RAM doesn't work under Linux due to a bug in the system's BIOS. Acer has known about the bug for months and even ships versions of this laptop overseas with Linux preloaded (suspend doesn't work on those either).
  • Pros: Lightweight, Long Battery Life, Most stuff works in Linux, Quiet
  • Cons: Suspend in Linux is broke
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Overall 8
8.0

Worth a look

Justin the grump, J&R
6 February 2010
  • Summary: Laptop is light. Laptop plays trouble free HD video (720p or 1080p) Laptop battery lasts 7+ hours on wifi Laptop battery lasts 5 hours watching HD video
  • Pros: Lightweight, Long Battery Life, Quiet
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Overall 8
8.0

Slightly bigger than netbook, more power

KY PT 531, J&R
3 February 2010
  • Summary: Good, lightweight feel. Very powerful considering size. Runs cool. HD screen is great.
  • Pros: Fast, Lightweight, Long Battery Life, Powerful, Quality Display, Quiet
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

bmw1, gdgt
25 December 2009
  • Excerpt: I bought this unit to replace a netbook. It has a good screen, decent sound, and affordable price. Don't expect to do serious spreadsheet work or video editing but for watching movies, email, and web surfing, you can't beat it. It does not come with a CD/DVD but these days that is not...
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Overall 8
8.0

Brushed Aluminum

kwxj61b, J&R
22 December 2009
  • Summary: ok, I made an error on stating that there weren't any aluminums on the notebook. I noticed the back of the LCD has a aluminum cover, it felt more cooler.
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