After looking closely at the Acer Aspire Core2 Duo 16″ Notebook (AS6930-6067 or AS6935-6194) price, features and specs, here comes our quick review of this nifty Acer Aspire Core2 Duo 16″ Notebook which is valued at under $500 on sale (refurbished condition).
The Acer Aspire Core2 Duo 16″ notebook (Acer Aspire AS6930-6067 or AS6935-6194) has received some good reviews in the past. Here’s our take. With an astonishing memory capacity (4GB) and highly dependable Intel Core 2 Duo Mobile Processor, this notebook is really fast. Based on personal experience, Core 2 Duo processors coupled with a high RAM perform better than most processors designed for laptops. With these basic specs, you can be sure Acer Aspire Core2 Duo 16″ notebook / Acer Aspire AS6930-6067 or AS6935-6194 can handle multitasking jobs without any felt difficulty. It is also very good for playing video games like The Sims 3 and other MMORPG games, thanks to its powerful built-in video card, Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD.
Also, with most sellers retailing Acer Aspire Core2 Duo 16″ notebook with a 320GB HDD, you can partition the hard drive into two and install Linux Ubuntu 9.04 or PCLinuxOS see and how it works under Linux. We’re certain you’ll be pleased. Not only can Acer Aspire AS6930-6067 / AS6935-6194 do these. It’s also great for video editing because the RAM capacity is good and the processors is by far, one of the best (still in today’s standards). It’s very cheap for about $500 (less than PhP 25,000 in the Philippines). The only thing we do not like about the Acer Aspire Core2 Duo 16″ notebook is its weight. It’s a bit heavy – 3.5 kilograms (7.5 pounds). The battery life is likewise short – 2.5 hours only. Our Acer Travelmate 6292-6B2G25Mn notebook, a smaller version (12.1-inch screen) can even last up to 4 hours of continued use.