Pros

  • Good battery life supports portable shape.
  • Processor is powerful enough for day-to-day tasks.

Cons

  • Average, thin, audio quality.
  • No single feature stands above competitors.

At A Glance

The portable Gateway EC14D07u does nothing exceptionally well or poorly; it’s proficient without standing out.

Manufacturer’s Description

EC14D07u Notebook PC

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number LXWHA02016
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 5600 mAh
Maximum Battery Run Time 8 Hour
Interfaces/Ports
HDMI Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 3
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 3
VGA Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 11.60 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Screen Mode WXGA
Screen Resolution 1366 x 768
Backlight Technology LED
Graphics Controller Manufacturer Intel
Graphics Controller Model GMA 4500MHD
Storage
Storage Size 320 GB
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA
Hard Drive RPM 5400
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Acer, Inc
UPC Code 099802793517
Manufacturer Part Number LXWHA02016
Brand Name Gateway
Product Name EC14D07u Notebook PC
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://us.acer.com
Product Series EC
Memory
Memory Card Supported Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard (MMC), Secure Digital (SD) Card, xD-Picture Card
Standard Memory 4 GB
Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR2-667/PC2-5300
Memory Card Reader Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • EC14D07u Notebook PC
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
  • Network & Communication
    Wireless LAN Yes
    Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11n
    Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
    Physical Characteristics
    Height 1.2"
    Width 11.5"
    Depth 0.4"
    Weight (Approximate) 56.8 oz
    Color Nightsky Black
    Built-in Devices
    Webcam Yes
    Microphone Yes
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Manufacturer Intel
    Processor Type Pentium
    Processor Model SU4100
    Processor Speed 1.30 GHz
    Processor Core Dual-core (2 Core)
    Cache 2 MB
    Bus Speed 800 MHz
    Chipset Manufacturer Intel
    Chipset Model GS45 Express
    Software
    Operating System Windows 7 Home Premium
    Input Devices
    Pointing Device Type TouchPad

    Performance

    Overall Performance
    WorldBench 6 Score 63.0
    Battery
    Battery Life 6:20   (hh:mm)
    Office Productivity
    Web Browsing 506.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Office Suite Use 470.0   seconds (lower is better)
    File Compression 382.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Content Creation
    Image Editing 727.0   seconds (lower is better)
    GPU Graphics Rendering 788.0   seconds (lower is better)
    CPU Graphics Rendering 1164.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Encoding 368.0   seconds (lower is better)
    DVD Burning 473.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Editing 324.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Gaming
    Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 800 by 600 9.16   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1024 by 768 7.06   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 800 by 600 7.25   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1024 by 768 5.58   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Multitasking
    World Bench 6 Multitasking 599.0