Acer Aspire 5633WLMi

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The Aspire 5630 combines three important elements: the latest 64bits dual-core power, stunning multimedia and effortless connectivity in a stylishly c...

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published 24/06/2007 | BlueFjord
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Pro Affordable/value for money, great spec, excellent performance
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"Acer Aspire 5633WLMi"

The Acer Aspire 5633WLMi combines: Dual core processing, reasonable memory capacity resulting in a great value for money and great performancevlaptop, it is mobile,compact and looks good.

The 15.4" TFT screen is mid-range for laptop screen size, it has good resolution range.

The hard drive capacity is 100 GB which is adequate for most, enough to store many programs as well as much music, movies and games.

There is DVD rewriter is useful, though I personally find myself not using it that often, however it is a necessity.

Acer's empowering technology enables easy access to frequently used functions and settings, however I mainly use it to adjust the power saving options.

I find the battery charges up quite quickly, but it doesn’t last long later when on high performance setting, but it’s easy to adjust it to a lower setting, basically it lowers the screen brightness and CPU performance to enable the power last longer.

The graphics card is mid range, I wouldn’t recommend it to an extreme gamer, it won’t run the latest First person shooters with full graphics settings by any stretch, but it copes with most mid range games graphics-wise, it allows your DVDs to run smoothly.

The card reader it handy, if you have external memory cards from your mobile phone or digital camera you can connect it straight to the laptop, I find makes the process quicker and easier.

It has the new Operating system Windows Vista, there are a few bugs which are continually being worked out, some of the new features are annoying, but it is essentially the same as windows XP ‘nothing revolutionary new about it’, you may want to do a compatibly check to make sure your existing software will work. Some of my programs didn’t work on it, but I was able to download update patches to fix them and they work fine.

In conclusion I say this is really good value for money and I would recommend it to someone who is looking for a general media laptop, its adequate for gaming, capable of business needs. The graphics and processing power is adequate for those working with CAD software etc.

Basic Specification
• 1.66GHz core 2 duo processor
• Hard drive 100 GB
• 1GB RAM
• NVIDIA GeForce Go 7300 TurboCache
• Video memory 128 MB
• Dual layer DVD rewriter multidrive
• 5 in 1 card reader

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  • torr published 24/06/2007
    Welcome to Ciao. Pretty good first review. Duncan
  • vonney1967 published 24/06/2007
    great review ive got the aspire 9300 which i love xxx
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Product Information : Acer Aspire 5633WLMi

Manufacturer's product description

The Aspire 5630 combines three important elements: the latest 64bits dual-core power, stunning multimedia and effortless connectivity in a stylishly compact entertainment system designed to provide unbeatable all-round value. With a 15.4" WXGA CrystalBrite screen, large hard disc drives and the simplicity of Acer's Empowering Technology, the Aspire 5630 is a truly unique source of mobile entertainment.

Product Details

Product Description: Acer Aspire 5633WLMi - 15.4" - Core 2 Duo T5500 - Win XP MCE 2005 - 1 GB RAM - 100 GB HDD

System Type: Notebook

Operating System: Win XP MCE 2005

Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo T5500 / 1.66 GHz / 2 MB Cache

Memory: 1 GB DDR2

Storage: 100 GB HDD

Optical Drive: DVD SuperMulti DL

Display: 15.4" 1280 x 800 / WXGA

Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce Go 7300 - 128 MB

Networking: 802.11a/b/g , 10/100 Ethernet , fax / modem

Battery: 6-cell - up to 2 hours

Dimensions (WxDxH): 35.8 cm x 26.5 cm x 3.6 cm

Weight: 2.8 kg

Localisation: United Kingdom

Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year warranty

General

MPN: LX.AG40J.022

System Type: Notebook

Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005

Processor / Chipset

CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo T5500 / 1.66 GHz

Number of Cores: Dual-Core

Cache: L2 - 2 MB

64-bit Computing: Yes

Front Side Bus: 667 MHz

Chipset: Mobile Intel 945PM Express

Platform Technology: Intel Centrino Duo

Features: Execute Disable Bit capability, Enhanced Intel Deeper Sleep with Dynamic Cache Sizing, Intel 64 Technology, Intel Advanced Digital Media Boost, Intel Advanced Smart Cache, Intel Dynamic Bus Parking, Intel Dynamic Power Coordination, Intel Intelligent Power Capability, Intel Smart Memory Access, Intel Wide Dynamic Execution

Memory

RAM: 1 GB

Max RAM Supported: 4 GB

Technology: DDR2 SDRAM

Slots Qty: 2

Storage

Main Storage: 100 GB HDD

Optical Drive: DVD±RW (+R double layer) / DVD-RAM - fixed

Display

Type: 15.4"

Resolution: 1280 x 800 ( WXGA )

Widescreen: Yes

Colour Support: 24-bit (16.7 million colours)

Features: CrystalBrite

Audio & Video

Graphics Processor: PCI Express - NVIDIA GeForce Go 7300 - 128 MB

Memory Allocation Technology: TurboCache supporting 256MB

Max Allocated RAM Size: 128 MB

Sound: Stereo speakers , microphone

Compliant Standards: Sound Blaster Pro

Audio Features: High Definition Audio

Input

Type: Keyboard, touchpad, 4-way scroll button

Communications

Wireless: 802.11a/b/g

Wireless Controller: Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG

Network Interface: 10/100 Ethernet

Features: Acer SignalUp

Modem

Protocols & Specifications: ITU V.92

Max Transfer Rate: 56 Kbps

Features: Wake on Ring

Battery

Technology: 6-cell Lithium Ion

Capacity: 4000 mAh

Run Time: Up to 2 hours

AC Adapter

Input: AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )

Connections & Expansion

Slots: 2 x memory ¦ 1 x PC Card ( 1 free )

Interfaces: 4 x USB 2.0 - 4 PIN USB Type A ¦ 1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15) ¦ 1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX - RJ-45 ¦ 1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11 ¦ 1 x audio - line-out/headphones - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm ¦ 1 x audio - line-In - mini-phone 3.5mm ¦ 1 x microphone - input - mini-phone 3.5mm

Memory Card Reader: 5 in 1 ( SD Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard, xD-Picture Card )

Software

Software Included: Norton AntiVirus, Microsoft Works, Acer Launch Manager, NTI CD-Maker, Acer GridVista, Acer Arcade, Adobe Reader, Acer Empowering Technology

Miscellaneous

Features: Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately), administrator password, system password, wake on LAN

Compliant Standards: ACPI 2.0

Localization: United Kingdom

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 35.8 cm

Depth: 26.5 cm

Height: 3.6 cm

Weight: 2.8 kg

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support: 1 year warranty

Service & Support Details: Traveller warranty - 1 year

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