While it may need some of the model skill of the HP G61 or Toshiba’s Satellite T130, the Acer Aspire 5740-333G32Mn is heavy and has none of the disturbing flexing you obtain with a super-slim design for instance the MSI X600.Its full-size model leaves room for lots of ports and a DVD writer. You acquire four USB 2.0 connectors but nothing quicker for instance eSATA. You also acquire a Dolby Home Theater speaker system with virtual surround sound although these better speakers mean the Acer Aspire 5740-333G32Mn's keyboard is a small too close grudging you of a small wrist room. An off-centre multi-gesture touchpad appears with its own on/off switch.
Motorized by a 2.13GHz Intel Core i3 330M processor, the Acer Aspire 5740 is one of the most influential laptops in this category although Samsung’s R530-JA03 just edges ahead in our WorldBench 6 presentation test. Yet, the 88 points scored by the Acer place it well ahead of the remaining competition in raw speed.