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Acer TravelMate 8471

alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 reviews of Acer TravelMate 8471. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Comments about the design and performance are overall positive. The size and portability are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some negative opinions about the sound.

battery, portability, size, performance, design

sound

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Acer TravelMate 8471 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Laptopfreak (laptop-review.eu)

Acer TravelMate TM8471 - Time is money

 

Here we are again, warming up these cold days with a review of another Timeline from well known Acer. This time we will be putting the 8471 model through our tests. The particular configuration offers a 14 inch display, Intel's SU7300 at 1.3 GHz, 3 GB...

Very mobile ; Good display ; Simple design ; Good battery life

Too much unnecessary software that requires registration ; Low processor performance

The Acer TM8471 is a decent computer for the student or traveller in that it offers a long battery life and does not take up too much space. The computer is simple in its design and thus physically user friendly. In addition it has an optical drive...

Nov, 2009

Expert review by : Felix Sold (notebookcheck.net)

Review Acer TravelMate 8471 Timeline Notebook

 

A very long-lasting Travelmate? With the TravelMate range, Acer o ...

Robust case ; Simple but timeless Timeline design ; High battery life ; Non-reflective display surface ; Good computing performance in the office field ; Mini PCI Express slot ; Fairly low noise development ; Docking port and fingerprint scanner

Standard software configuration ; Windows Vista ; Non optimal port distribution ; Small scope of delivery

The long battery life of over ten hours, the good work velocity despite the energy savings hardware configuration and the slim Timeline design

Nov, 2009

Expert review by : HardwareCentral (hardwarecentral.com)

Acer TravelMate 8471 Timeline Review

 

If the TravelMate's screen is first-rate, so is its keyboard: It's full-sized (in fact, the A through apostrophe keys span an eighth of an inch more than our desktop keyboard's 8 inches), with the Ctrl and Delete keys in their proper bottom left and...

Feb, 2010

Expert review by : Eric Grevstad (enterprisemobiletoday.com)

Notebook Review: Acer TravelMate 8471

 

TravelMate is a venerable trademark; it dates back to Texas Instruments' line of business notebooks, which Acer acquired in 1997. (Pause for the oldest old-timers to wax nostalgic about the TI 99/4.) Timeline is a label Acer started using last year to...

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Feb, 2010

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Travelmate Timeline 8471-944G32Mn

 

Great size and weight for travelling with. Screen is just the right size, not too small so that you have to scroll all the while or strain to read text. Light on the shoulder. Laptop is quick and battery life excellent, no need to carry the charger if...

Case shows finger prints.

Jul, 2010

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer TravelMate Timeline 8471-353G25MN

 

Great overall product - weight, size and battery life are just what I was looking for at a good price.

Can't think of any

Jul, 2010

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Travelmate Timeline 8471-733G25

 

An great all rounder that provides excellent business performance and usability. Keyboard feels solid and keys are spaced out enough that there is no miss-keying.

None so far!

Jun, 2010

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer TravelMate Timeline 8471-353G25MN

 

Great overall product - weight, size and battery life are just what I was looking for at a good price

Can't think of any

Jun, 2010

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Travelmate Timeline 8471-733G25

 

Longer battery backup...light and thin

Apr, 2010

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer TravelMate Timeline 8471-944G50MN

 

A very neat well tought out laptop a great buy

Sound is not the best!!

Feb, 2010
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