The Aspire ‘s PowerDVD software still needs fine-tuning. The WKHi also carries parallel and serial ports, for legacy devices. That wasn’t the case on the Toshiba or Sony HD laptops we tested. Graphics card below expectations. If you do so, the picture annoyingly disappears, leaving only audio and subtitles.

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If you do so, the picture annoyingly disappears, leaving only audio and subtitles.

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The final design element of note is a 1. Inside my test system was an Intel Core Duo T 2.

The system posted some of the highest SysMark scores we’ve seen, racing well beyond the Qosmio GAV and the Eurocom MK Emperor on office-productivity and content-creation tasks. The Aspire ‘s feature set is as complete as you could possibly want from a desktop replacement.

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Visit manufacturer site for details. SysMark performance Longer bars indicate faster performance. Don’t get me wrong, video playback in p resolution looks great, not to mention that acdr it is time to get down to doing work, the display’s 1, by 1,pixel resolution is better for reading text than higher-resolution displays are.

The Aspire ‘s There was a time when inch widescreen laptops were considered downright huge, but thanks to lower LCD costs and Dell’s launch of its inch widescreen notebook, the XPS Mmonstrous laptops are starting to take over my test area.


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The PowerDVD software isn’t completely glitch-free, though. We delete comments that violate our policywhich we encourage you to read. Review Sections Review Specs. You also acr a pair of GB hard drives for GB total, a fairly large amount of storage.

When the display was set to its highest brightness level, though, the colors seemed to wash out.

Acer Aspire WKHi – PCMag UK

The mobile world might finally get exciting again in Aside from some software glitches, the Acer Aspire WKHi is a good candidate for home theater enthusiasts. I expect a laptop this big to be crammed with high-end components, and the Aspire WKHi pretty much delivers.

We also wonder why Acer didn’t include its signature ergonomically curved keyboard on the Aspire ; it would seem that this of all laptops could aer all the ergonomic help it can get. This feature set is nearly identical to that of the Toshiba Qosmio G35the most fully loaded Media Center 98805 we’ve seen thus far. Amusingly, the display is heavier than the base of the notebook, so Acer has to include a balancing stand that acr shoddily to the base to prevent the laptop from tipping over.

Above the keyboard sit three programmable application launch buttons; an Acer eManager key for quick access to backup, presentation, and power management utilities; and a key to quickly put the system into hibernate and wake it up when you’re ready to start computing again.


Lined up to the left of the keyboard are handy controls for volume and disc playback and a button confusingly labeled Arcade, to reflect Acer’s branding to quickly launch the Windows Media Center application.

In testing during the action sequences, there weren’t any lost or stuttering frames. Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook’s Not surprising for a machine with such a large display, the Aspire ‘s battery could not even last the 90 minutes required to run our battery life benchmarks.

The updated Spectre x inch convertible laptop adds terrific battery life and top-notch In short, the Aspire should be a great system 905 media junkies and content creators, but gamers should look elsewhere. Toshiba Qosmio GAV The Aspire ‘s high-end components did not disappoint on CNET Labs’ performance benchmarks –at least when it came to multimedia.

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You can actually see the sweat drops on Vin Diesel’s face with much greater detail than on, say, a inch widescreen. Eurocom MK Emperor Of course a case that’s big enough to accommodate a desktop-size display has plenty of room for a full-size keyboard with a key number pad.