Pros

  • Exceptionally nice keyboard
  • Good graphics/gaming capabilities

Cons

  • On the heavy side

At A Glance

Moderately powerful laptop has dedicated nVidia graphics, HDMI output, and an HD DVD reader.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Aspire 5920-6954 Notebook is an advanced home entertainment system equipped with Intel Centrino Duo processor technology. Featuring the exclusive Acer Gemstone chassis, this notebook is available with dedicated NVIDIA graphics.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number LX.AN40X.459
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Maximum Battery Run Time 3.50 Hour
Interfaces/Ports
FireWire/i.LINK Yes
S-Video Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 4
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 4
VGA Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 15.40 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Screen Mode WXGA
Screen Resolution 1280 x 800
Graphics Controller Manufacturer NVIDIA
Graphics Controller Model GeForce 8600M GS
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 768 MB
Graphics Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Graphics Memory Accessibility Shared
Storage
Storage Size 250 GB
Solid State Drive Capacity No
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Acer, Inc
UPC Code 099802359140
Manufacturer Part Number LX.AN40X.459
Brand Name Acer
Product Name Aspire 5920-6954 Notebook
Marketing Information

The Aspire 5920-6954 Notebook is an advanced home entertainment system equipped with Intel Centrino Duo processor technology. Featuring the exclusive Acer Gemstone chassis, this notebook is available with dedicated NVIDIA graphics.

Product Model 5920-6954
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://us.acer.com
Product Line Aspire
Product Series 5920
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard (MMC), xD-Picture Card
Standard Memory 2 GB
Maximum Memory 4 GB
Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR2-667/PC2-5300
Number of Total Memory Slots 2
Memory Card Reader Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Aspire 5920-6954 Notebook
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
  • Additional Information

    Battery Detail:

  • Battery life depending on configuration and usage (may be reduced if Windows Vista Aero is enabled)
  • Network & Communication
    Wireless LAN Yes
    Wireless LAN Manufacturer Intel
    Wireless LAN Model Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN
    Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11n
    Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
    Physical Characteristics
    Height 1.7"
    Width 14.3"
    Depth 10.6"
    Weight (Approximate) 105.6 oz
    Built-in Devices
    Webcam Yes
    Microphone Yes
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Manufacturer Intel
    Processor Type Core 2 Duo
    Processor Model T5450
    Processor Speed 1.66 GHz
    Processor Core Dual-core (2 Core)
    Cache 2 MB
    Bus Speed 667 MHz
    Chipset Manufacturer Intel
    Chipset Model GM965 Express
    Software
    Operating System Windows Vista Home Premium
    Input Devices
    Pointing Device Type TouchPad
    I/O Expansions
    Expansion Slot Type ExpressCard/54, PC Card Type II

    Performance

    Overall Performance
    WorldBench 6 Score 70.0
    WorldBench 6 Rating Fair
    Battery
    Battery Life 3:52:21 AM   (hh:mm)
    Office Productivity
    Web Browsing 400.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Office Suite Use 424.0   seconds (lower is better)
    File Compression 384.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Content Creation
    Image Editing 605.0   seconds (lower is better)
    GPU Graphics Rendering 480.0   seconds (lower is better)
    CPU Graphics Rendering 983.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Encoding 327.0   seconds (lower is better)
    DVD Burning 593.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Editing 289.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Gaming
    Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 76.48   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 59.43   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Performance
    World Bench 5 Multitasking 513.0
    Number of Included Batteries 1.0