Acer Apire 5742G - 15.6" TFT / i5 460M 2.53Ghz / 4GB RAM / 500GB SATA / NVIDIA GeForce GT 420M / Windows 7 Premium £577.74 @ IT247
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Acer Apire 5742G - 15.6" TFT / i5 460M 2.53Ghz / 4GB RAM / 500GB SATA / NVIDIA GeForce GT 420M / Windows 7 Premium £577.74 @ IT247

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Found 20th Jan 2011
This is my first post so here goes:

The Aspire 5742 meets your daily computing needs with integrated graphics. HD media playback offers richer entertainment at home or on the road, while boundary-free wireless communication keeps you in touch with family and friends. What's more, the Acer FineTip keyboard and multi-gesture touchpad provide simple usability for more relaxed computing.

Specifications -

*Product Description - Acer Aspire 5742G-5464G50MNKK - Core i5 460M 2.53 GHz - 15.6" TFT
*Dimensions (WxDxH) - 38.1 cm x 25.3 cm x 3.4 cm
*Weight - 2.6 kg
*Localisation - United Kingdom
*System Type - Notebook
*Built-in Devices - Speaker, wireless LAN aerial
*Processor - Intel Core i5 460M / 2.53 GHz ( 2.8 GHz ) ( Dual-Core )
*Cache Memory - 3 MB - L3 Cache
*RAM - 4 GB (installed) / 8 GB (max) - DDR3 SDRAM - 1066 MHz
*Card Reader - 2 in 1
*Hard Drive - 500 GB - Serial ATA-150
*Optical Storage - DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM - integrated
*Display - 15.6" LED backlight CineCrystal TFT 1366 x 768 ( WXGA ) - 16:9
*Graphics Controller - NVIDIA GeForce GT 420M
*Video Memory - 1 GB DDR3 VRAM
*Audio Output - Sound card
*Networking - Network adapter - Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
*Wireless NIC - Acer InviLink Nplify
*Notebook Camera - Integrated - 1.3 Megapixel
*Input Device - Keyboard, touchpad
*Power - AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
*Battery - 6-cell Lithium Ion
*Run Time (Up To) - 3 hour(s)
*Operating System - Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition
*Microsoft Office Preloaded - Includes a pre-loaded image of select Microsoft Office 2010 suites. Purchase an Office 2010 Product Key Card or disc to activate preloaded software on this PC.
*Environmental Standards - ENERGY STAR Qualified
Manufacturer Warranty - 1 year warranty

Price - 577.74 including P&P after using 2.5% discount code

This seems like a good price considering the specs, after looking around I can't find anything similar for as low as this.

7 Comments

Original Poster

I see its being rank cold... any reasons why?

Original Poster

If somebody can show me a cheaper alternative with an i5 and 1gb dedicated graphics I would like to see it....

No idea why it has gone cold, seems like a good price to me, heat added (or cold subtracted).

Looks good to me ,and a good company to deal with .hot -hot-hot

DJF

If somebody can show me a cheaper alternative with an i5 and 1gb … If somebody can show me a cheaper alternative with an i5 and 1gb dedicated graphics I would like to see it....



sainsburys.co.uk/sol…198

(Sold out online but avalible stock in store)

Original Poster

Saw that offer, went to sainsburys in my area and it wasn't there so its a dying offer

DJF

Saw that offer, went to sainsburys in my area and it wasn't there so its … Saw that offer, went to sainsburys in my area and it wasn't there so its a dying offer



The product is still being ordered into stores, just have to make sure to visit the right store when they get a delivery.

Being pestering my local store for a week or more asking when the next delivery of these laptops were coming in.......eventually they had 3 delivered yesterday so picked one up!! Persistence sometimes pays off :P
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