Pros

  • Good performer
  • Excellent battery life

Cons

  • Slightly narrrow viewing angle
  • Crowded software installation

At A Glance

Angularly stylish, with battery life for miles, this laptop is also a good performer. The 5830TG gives you a lot of bang for your buck.

Manufacturer’s Description

Acer's Aspire Series offers a diverse range of notebooks with the performance, graphics and communication tools to maximize your digital entertainment, complete your daily tasks, and keep you in touch with friends and family, whether you're at home or on the go.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number LX.RHQ02.021
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 6000 mAh
Maximum Battery Run Time 9 Hour
Interfaces/Ports
HDMI Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 3
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 3
VGA Yes
Audio Line In Yes
Audio Line Out Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 15.60 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Screen Mode WXGA
Screen Resolution 1366 x 768
Backlight Technology LED
HDCP Supported Yes
Graphics Controller Manufacturer NVIDIA
Graphics Controller Model GeForce GT 520M
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 1 GB
Graphics Memory Technology DDR3 SDRAM
Graphics Memory Accessibility Dedicated
Storage
Storage Size 640 GB
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA
Hard Drive RPM 5400
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Acer, Inc
UPC Code 099802945534
Manufacturer Part Number LX.RHQ02.021
Brand Name Acer
Product Name Aspire AS5830TG-2416G64Mnbb Notebook
Marketing Information

Acer's Aspire Series offers a diverse range of notebooks with the performance, graphics and communication tools to maximize your digital entertainment, complete your daily tasks, and keep you in touch with friends and family, whether you're at home or on the go.

Product Model AS5830TG-2416G64Mnbb
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://us.acer.com
Product Line Aspire
Product Series 5830TG
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, xD-Picture Card
Standard Memory 6 GB
Maximum Memory 8 GB
Memory Technology DDR3 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR3-1066/PC3-8500
Number of Total Memory Slots 2
Memory Card Reader Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Aspire AS5830TG-2416G64Mnbb Notebook
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
Additional Information

Wi-Fi: Acer Nplify 802.11b/g/n

Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Standard Bluetooth 3.0
Physical Characteristics
Height 1.2"
Width 14.9"
Depth 9.8"
Weight (Approximate) 87.84 oz
Built-in Devices
Webcam Yes
Microphone Yes
Speakers Yes
Processor & Chipset
Processor Manufacturer Intel
Processor Type Core i5
Processor Model i5-2410M
Processor Speed 2.30 GHz
Processor Core Dual-core (2 Core)
Cache 3 MB
Software
Operating System Windows 7 Home Premium
Operating System Architecture 64-bit
Input Devices
Pointing Device Type TouchPad
TouchPad Features Multi-gesture TouchPad

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 116.0
Battery
Battery Life 8:17   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 224.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 352.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 184.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 317.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 312.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 372.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 199.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 397.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 185.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 800 by 600 93.19   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1024 by 768 70.92   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 800 by 600 77.32   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1024 by 768 58.98   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 800x600 26.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1024x768 21.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 800x600 45.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 38.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 800x600 33.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 1024x768 26.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 800x600 79.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 57.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Power Usage
Idle power usage 8.6   Watts
Sleep power usage 0.0   Watt hours
Off power usage 0.0   Watt hours
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 275.0
Performance
Number of Included Batteries 1.0