ACER Aspire One V5 and LENOVO ThinkPad X230 Tablet

Acer Aspire V5 body thickness of 33.48 ~ 36.01mm, body length and width of 343 × 245mm, bare metal weight 2.44kg, its body size and weight and the current mainstream 14-inch notebook is the same level, recommend the use of a backpack to carry out.The thermal reference, is called a thermal reference, because this is a project machine. Sure according to the characteristics of each notebook in the listing of the A10 re-designed air duct, heat sinks, heat and cooling effect of AMD Trinity APU A10-4600M can only be used as a reference.

The highest temperature of 43.2 ° C heat control surface of the fuselage, the Acer Aspire V5 keyboard surface maximum temperature of 40.8 ° C, the bottom of the fuselage, with most of the same configuration 14-inch notebook heat at the same level, the actual use will be warm feeling.

Noise test, we use the decibel as a measurement tool, respectively, to test the noise of a notebook in idle and high load state. From the above test results in idle state, the Acer Aspire V5 noise is 33.8dB at home in a quiet environment, difficult to detect.

After half an hour after the pager test, Acer body heat increase in order to ensure the body heat, the fan speed will be faster this time the noise increased to 44.6dB, listen to the quiet environment at home can significantly to it the sounds, but not much impact. Acer Aspire V5 to enable a new mold design, its body lines more tough on the roof of the silver-white metal material with a vertical brushed texture, the whole roof is only the central ACER words as decoration, looks very simple and capable.

Acer's new N-series keyboard surface upgrade is more concise, and before testing the N56, the entire keyboard surface with a single piece of metal materials to build all of the above the hole one by one carved by CNC Drill, compared with the general notebook mosaic design, which The integrated keyboard surface with high manufacturing costs, of course, it also brings a more beautiful appearance and a higher level of intensity.

N43 series with the previous generation, the Acer brand new the Aspire V5, 14-inch matte display is enabled, the official said the viewing angle of the screen level up to 150 °, 120 ° vertical, but it remains a resolution of 1366 × 768.

The Acer Aspire V5, with 10.8V/56Wh lithium Acer Aspire V5 battery, in the main office applications by MobileMark 2007 battery test run of 323 minutes (5 hours 23 minutes), slightly higher than the average of similar notebooks in the same test environment, basically meet the demand that we use every day.

In order to obtain simple and refreshing feeling, the Acer Aspire V5 is not only the C surface of the silver-white metal with CNC production process, but also the configuration of black chocolate keyboard, the collision of black and white, so that the Aspire V5, more times in the air.

The ACER Aspire One V5 uses the Intel Pentium Dual Core P6000 processor, we can see from the results of tests of the software, this processor uses the latest 32nm process, clocked at 1.86GHz, is 3MB L3 cache, the processor for dual core, in accordance with past experience, the P series processor thermal design power consumption TDP of 25W. From the judgment of the performance level, this product uses the same 32nm process, the new Core architecture, but there is no Hyper-Threading Technology, and Turbo Boost Technology, roughly from the classification point of view and orientation in desktop processor G6950.

HM55, to replace a PM55 chipset, a close partner of the new processor, new architecture, the P6000, so V5 also uses the HM55 chipset HM55 is also a single-chip architecture, the memory control unit (IMC ) is integrated within the processor, also commonly known as the Northbridge chip MCH (Memory Controller Hub), only a platform control unit PCH (Platform Controller Hub) single-chip PCI Express controller, the burden of the past, commonly known as the South Bridge chip ICH ( the functionality provided by the Input / Output controller hub), compared with two-chip architecture, single-chip power consumption and heat more advantage, whether it is better to help notebook computer cooling or improve endurance capacity, are a good premise. At the same time less of a chip, manufacturers can motherboard design more compact, notebook thin, lightweight help. HM55 chipset can support up to of six SATA3Gbps interface (including eSATA), eight PCI-E 2.0 x1 interface 14 USB 2.0 ports, the Hanksville GbE MAC Gigabit Ethernet controller, the Matrix Storage Matrix Storage Technology, High Definition Audio High Definition Audio, Management, Engine Ignition, the Firmware technology and so on.

The Aspire One V5 nVidia GeForce GT330M discrete graphics card series are high-end positioning, using advanced 40nm manufacturing process, heat lower than the previous generation 55nm product, frequency of room for improvement is greater. The GT330M has 48 stream processors, floating point capability of 182GFlops. NVidia official data, the integration GT330M 48 stream processors, frequency of 1265MHz, the 182GFlops of floating-point capability, memory interface 128-bit, with 1066MHz DDR3 800MHz of GDDR3, the maximum capacity of 1024MB. Support PureVideo HD, PhysX, CUDA, OpenCL, HybridPower, PCI-E 2.0, PowerMizer's 8.0, the HDMI, DisplayPort, HDCP and other technologies, while GT330M also supports DX10.1.

We received this prototype uses the Hitachi HTS545032B9A300 2.5-inch hard drive, this hard drive capacity of 320GB, while the speed is the mainstream of 5400, hard drive supports SATA-II interface, can be effective with a PCH, to achieve faster 3.0Gbps transfer rate.

Storage system, the Aspire One V5 with ACER Aspire One V5 Battery, we have received comes standard with 2GB DDR3 memory, the memory using one of Elpida EBJ21UE8BDS0-AE-F 2GB of DDR3 1066MHz memory for general business users running 32bit operating system users, so memory capacity sufficient to meet the vast majority of mainstream applications, and running large commercial software applications, but we recommend users to upgrade the memory to 4GB, to better fit the application needs a period of time may increase the load.

Network communication capabilities, the Aspire One V5 Broadcom NetLink Gigabit wired network card with the Atheros AR5B93 wireless network card with. The Atheros AR5B93 Wireless network card can support 802.11 b / g / n communication protocol, Broadcom NetLink cable card support 10/100/1000M network connection.

ThinkPad X Series is known as black subversion of the biggest bright spot is the change of the appearance of the X-series by adding the charm of red appearance, with a new matte surface and a silver metallic luster side along the unique charm like summer blossoms release.

But we today, this still uses a mysterious black appearance, Poxian fashion, calm, but also highlights the noble atmosphere. Class skin material with a matte surface of the process, feel very comfortable. A certain extent, to avoid residues of fingerprints and other stains and allows the notebook at all times maintain a clean and tidy state. A whole face is very simple, only printed in the lower left and lower right corner of the "lenovo" logo and the "ThinkPad" LOGO, subtitles i dot design became a breathing light, very beautiful.

The unique ThinkPad shaft shaft part from C for the bulge, embedded in the gap region of the lower end of the design above, this design allows the screen to maximize the opening and closing angle, can be over 180 degrees. And shaft damping moderate intensity, with one hand you can easily open and close the screen.

Uses a 12-inch backlit LCD screen with a resolution of 1366 x 768 display is sharp. Fang Jicheng a 720p HD camera on the screen, three centimeters to the right place, is a built-in microphone.

Take into account the demanding needs of business users, the ThinkPad X230T with a 3cell LENOVO ThinkPad X230 Tablet Battery considered the interface is very thoughtful. Common interface should be as much, you can cope with a variety of business needs.

The entire C surface continuation of the top cover of the mysterious black to reconcile matte process, feel comfortable. Chocolate keyboard keycap generous concave design to reduce misuse. The classic Little Red Riding Hood is retained, black C face, Little Red Riding Hood finishing touch. Notebook and not set too many shortcuts, but the common feature set F1 - F12, making the overall look is very simple, keyboard upper right corner of the power button is set here. Need to be raised, the Fn key to set the far left of the keyboard region, this belong to the Crtl key position. Crtl key to use too often, so this design is somewhat accustomed to.

The touchpad is spacious, silent design two sets of left and right buttons, corresponding to the Little Red Riding Hood and the touch pad, pre-installed program can control the switch of the touch pad and the Little Red Riding Hood, the user can set their own habits, to prevent inadvertently. The lower right corner of the palm care, set the "ThinkPad" LOGO.

The keyboard part, ThinkPad X230T, is still using the keyboard of lenovo products, the usual "super-stereo", touchpad-in-one design, the touchpad buttons are also based on one design, the button surface of the metal effect, less easily contaminated with fingerprints.

C surface is still using the traditional style of the Aspire keyboard area are mainly black, the panel of the fuselage around the site with a brushed metal effect processing, touchpad buttons, and other parts of the metal effects processing, not only decorate the surface of C machine body, it is Buzhi Yu dull, and black to echo each other.

With the majority located in the field of mainstream entertainment notebook, this V5 also provides the user with a sufficient number of interfaces, including mainstream HDMI and up to three USB interface.

Interface and expansion capabilities, the Aspire One, V5, this notebook has three USB 2.0 ports, one HDMI, one D-SUB interface, an RJ-45 and a set of audio and microphone combination of interface, in addition to set an SD / MMC / MS. / xD card reader to meet the needs of most users use every day.

We have adopted a series of tests the software to determine the actual performance of this  ThinkPad X230T with LENOVO ThinkPad X230T Battery in the test, we installed the English version of Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate Version 6.1.7600 version of the operating system to be tested. The contents of the tests include a systematic assessment of the PCMark Vantange variety of test software.

Windows Experience Index score of performance testing through the Windows built-in computer performance evaluation system for notebook computers. The evaluation software through the performance of the five components of the processor, memory, graphics, game performance, the primary hard to give the corresponding score can help ordinary users to quickly determine the system's balance and the basic performance of each subsystem.