Pros

  • Includes a DVI port

Cons

  • Keyboard can be frustrating

At A Glance

A fine Media Center notebook with impressive features and performance is held back by awkward keyboard and speakers.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Acer Aspire 9504WSMi allows you to take your entertainment with you. This innovative multimedia notebook is available with your choice of features. Every model boasts a wide-screen 17" display that lets you get full enjoyment from your movies.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number LX.A880J.002
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 4400 mAh
Maximum Battery Run Time 2.50 Hour
Interfaces/Ports
FireWire/i.LINK Yes
DVI Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 5
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 5
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 17.00 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Screen Mode WXGA+
Screen Resolution 1440 x 900
Color Supported 16.7 Million Colors
Graphics Controller Manufacturer ATI
Graphics Controller Model MOBILITY RADEON X700
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 256 MB
Graphics Memory Technology DDR SDRAM
Storage
Storage Size 120 GB
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Acer, Inc
Manufacturer Part Number LX.A880J.002
UPC Code 099802408893
Brand Name Acer
Product Name Aspire 9504WSMi Notebook
Marketing Information

The Acer Aspire 9504WSMi allows you to take your entertainment with you. This innovative multimedia notebook is available with your choice of features. Every model boasts a wide-screen 17" display that lets you get full enjoyment from your movies.

Product Model 9504WSMi
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://us.acer.com
Product Line Aspire
Product Series 9500
Memory
Standard Memory 2 GB
Maximum Memory 2 GB
Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR2-533/PC2-4200
Number of Total Memory Slots 2
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Aspire 9504WSMi Notebook
  • Lithium Ion battery
  • AC Adapter
  • Acer System Recovery CD
  • Standard and PC-Card-size remote controls
  • Mini DIN cable
  • Analog TV tuner
  • Additional Information

    LAN Feature:

  • Wake-on-LAN ready
  • Modem Feature:

  • Wake-on-Ring ready
  • Built-in Devices:

  • Two stereo microphone
  • Display & Graphics Feature:

  • Support for simultaneous display on notebook LCD and external monitor
  • Dual-lamp LCD
  • Flash Memory Card Slot Supports:

  • Memory Stick
  • Memory Stick Pro
  • MultiMedia Card
  • Secure Digital
  • xD-Picture Card
  • DVD-Writer Read Speeds:

  • CD-R: 24x
  • CD-RW: 24x
  • DVD+R: 8x
  • DVD+RW: 8x
  • DVD-R: 8x
  • DVD-RW: 8x
  • DVD+R DL: 6x
  • Front Access Buttons:

  • Wireless LED
  • Bluetooth
  • Network & Communication
    Wireless LAN Yes
    Wireless LAN Manufacturer Intel
    Wireless LAN Model PRO/Wireless 2200BG
    Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11b/g
    Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
    Bluetooth Yes
    Built-in Devices
    Microphone Yes
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Manufacturer Intel
    Processor Type Pentium M
    Processor Model 760
    Processor Speed 2 GHz
    Cache 2 MB
    Bus Speed 533 MHz
    Chipset Manufacturer Intel
    Chipset Model 915PM Express
    Software
    Operating System Windows XP Media Center Edition
    Input Devices
    Pointing Device Type TouchPad
    I/O Expansions
    Expansion Slot Type CardBus Type II

    Performance

    Battery
    Battery Life (Office Applications) 3:02   (hh:mm)
    Gaming
    Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 212.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 316.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 120.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 129.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 82.92   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 46.93   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Multitasking
    World Bench 6 Multitasking 702.0
    Performance
    World Bench 5 Rating Superior
    World Bench 5 Score 99.0
    ACD Systems ACDSee 536.0
    Ahead Nero 325.0
    Windows Media Encoder 423.0
    WinZip 312.0
    Adobe Premiere 429.0
    Musicmatch Jukebox 539.0
    Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 342.0
    Roxio VideoWave 409.0
    Number of Included Batteries 1.0
    Mozilla 372.0
    Adobe Photoshop 344.0
    Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 272.0
    Microsoft Office XP 555.0