Acer Aspire TimelineX 5830TG

  • Acer Aspire TimelineX 5830TG
80
Based on 19 scores, 25 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    3
  • Good:
    13
  • Average:
    2
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Good battery life; Good performance; NVIDIA Optimus; Good looks and ergonomics; Slim profile; Great positional audio; Price.
  • Sturdy keyboard, Reliable touchpad
  • Updated look with sturdy aluminum and plastic construction, Intel Core i5-2410M processor is fast and powerful, Nvidia GeForce GT520M with automatic switching, Bluetooth.

Cons:

  • Bad viewing angle of LCD; Glossy screen and bezel gathers dust and fingerprints; Battery is not replaceable or upgradable; No PCMCIA card slot.
  • Several undersized keys

Expert reviews and ratings

By TopTenREVIEWS on 67

The specs on the TimelineX are hard to beat. The high-resolution display, medium-level graphics card and fast processor all work together for anyone looking to upgrade their current PC. Not having a way...

By evogadget.com on -

It was hard to find something that really bugged us when we performed the benchmark on the Acer Aspire TimelineX 5830TG-6614. We highly recommend it for its good price, the possibility to play some games and the fact that it can successfully replace a...

By CIOL on -

Acer Timeline X 5830TG is the advanced version of Acer 5830T. The laptop is powered by second generation Intel Coreprocessor with 2.30GHz CPU speed. It scores 6826 in PC Mark which is a good score in this category laptops. It has both on board Intel...

By laptops.co.uk on 70

Though its styling may divide a little, the Acer Timeline X is a good machine for the average user, performing daily tasks with ease and even facilitating some gaming for a far from princely...

By PC Mag on 80

Acer's midpriced Aspire TimelineX 5830TG-6614 laptop packs enough power to play midlevel games....

By LaptopMag on 80

The 15.6-inch Acer Aspire TimelineX 5830TG-6614 offers strong graphics performance and long battery life in a stylish...

By PCWorld India on 84

The Acer Aspire TimelineX 5830TG, in having found just about the right balance between brains, beauty and brawn, brings something new and exciting to the laptop arena. Add to the fact that this laptop comes at an attractive price, makes it stand out...

By TechTree on 80

Expert Review introduced the series of laptops in its range a couple of years ago, separating them from the flock by their extraordinary battery backup. Acer continues to manufacture TimelineX series laptops, now using newer components with the...

By Tech2 on 75

Acer’s Aspire TimelineX 5830TG is priced at Rs. 42,229. The only drawback of worthy mention was the build quality. It comes with all the features you’d require in your notebook – good looks, performance and more so, at an interesting...

By Engadget on 60

We can't promise whether you'll love or loathe the TimelineX series' industrial, color-blocked design, but we'll say this much: this mid-range 15-inch laptop grew on us. We're finicky about our laptops (aren't we all?), and yet...

By TechReviewSource on -

Review Date: 08/10/11 Bottom line: The Acer Aspire TimelineX 5830TG-6402 combines an Intel Core i5 processor, Nvidia switchable graphics, and all day battery-life to make it a smart buy for any budget. Pros: Updated look with sturdy aluminum and...

By InfoWorld on 80

If you're willing to lug an additional pound or three, you can get a much more capable machine that's also easier on your eyes and hands, if not always your pocketbook. Ranging from less than $1,000 to a no-compromises $3,000, these midsize...

By LaptopMag on 80

From its strong performance to its robust audio, the Acer Aspire TimelineX 5830TG is a great multimedia laptop that won't break the bank. We just wish this $799 notebook had a better touchpad and larger touchpad buttons. We slightly prefer the HP...

By PCWorld on 80

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. Acer TimelineX 5830TG Hits a Sweet Spot in Price and Performance Acer Aspire TimelineX 5830TG Review, by Jon L....

By SlashGear on -

Acer has made a few odd decisions and omissions in specifying the TimelineX AS5830TG-640. There’s no Blu-ray for a start, not even playback, which seems strange for a media notebook, and the 5,400rpm hard-drive is slower than we’d like to...

International Review By Le Monde Numérique on 90

Depuis le début de l’année, le constructeur Acer propose dans son catalogue des ordinateurs portables extrêmement fins. En effet, la tendance est clairement à l’amincissement et le modèle Aspire Timeline X 5830TG que...

International Review By Hardware.Info on -

De Acer zet met de nieuwe Aspire TimelineX-serie interessante laptops op de markt. De Acer Aspire TimelineX 3830TG-2314G50N en Acer TimelineX 5830TG-2414G50MN bieden een combinatie van een flinke accu, een tweede generatie Intel Core i3 of...

International Review By notebookcheck.org on 81

El Acer Aspire TimelineX 5830TG-2414G75Mnbb es un primer buen intento de mejorar la serie TimelineX. Sin embargo, la nueva generación TimelineX no es perfecta; el Aspire TimelineX 5830TG tiene nuevas fortalezas y antiguas debilidades. El...

International Review By PC-Welt.de on 82

Vorteile des Acer Aspire 5830TG: Rein äußerlich setzt der Hersteller beim Acer Aspire 5830TG auf ein schlichtes Design, das mit Acers Edelmarke Aspire Ethos vergleichbar ist. Das Gehäuse besteht aus gebürstetem Aluminium, so dass...

International Review By notebookcheck.nl on 81

De Acer Aspire TimelineX 5830TG-2414G75Mnbb is een goede eerste poging om de TimelineX serie te verbeteren. Toch is de nieuwe TimelineX generatie nog niet helemaal perfect; de Aspire TimelineX 5830TG heeft nieuwe pluspunten en oude minpunten. Het...