Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,469 Reviews & Articles | 43,189 News Posts

Acer Aspire 5738DG-6165 15.6-inch 3D Notebook - Benchmarks - Battery Life, Audio/Video Encoding, Vantage & Crysis

The Acer Aspire 5738DG-6165 turns your plain movies, pictures and games into 3D coolness. Check out our full review to see how well it works.

By: | Standard Laptops in Laptops | Posted: Dec 7, 2009 4:52 am
TweakTown Rating: 92%Manufacturer: Acer



To test the Acer Aspire 5738DG-6165 I will be using my iTunes encoding test, Windows Media Encoder and Battery Eater Pro. The first test up is Battery Eater Pro.


Battery Eater Pro


Version and / or Patch Used: 2.70
Developer Homepage:
Product Homepage:


Battery Eater is very rough on batteries and your mileage in the real world will vary. For the high performance test, I turned off all power saving features and ran the screen at 100% brightness. For the power saving run time I used the same settings and turned the screen brightness to 50%. Check out the chart below for the results.




iTunes Encoding


Version and / or Patch Used:
Developer Homepage:
Product Homepage:


The next test up is my iTunes encoding test. For this test, I take an MP3 version of the Stone Temple Pilots Core CD and turn it into AAC format using iTunes. Check out the chart below for the test results.




Movie Encoding


Version and / or Patch Used: 9
Developer Homepage:
Product Homepage:


The final benchmark is my Windows Media Encoder test where I take the 1080p HD Magic of Flight video from Microsoft and use WME to change the video to DVD quality video with CD quality audio. Check out the chart below to see how well the Acer notebook performed.




Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Laptops content at our Laptops reviews, guides and articles index page.

Do you get our RSS feed? Get It!

Got an opinion on this content? Post a comment below!

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Or Scroll Down