Acer’s Timeline X 3830TG-6431 was the first thin and light laptop to arrive in market. It has a 13-inch display fixed in a light and sleek frame. The notebook design makes Acer TimelineX 3830TG-6431 extremely portable in comparison to a standard notebook. The laptop is a powerful combination of performance, portability and long battery life. It is also therefore called as Portable Power. Let’s take a closer look at what more this Acer’s laptop has to offer.
The Acer Timeline X 3830TG-6431 is the latest laptop in Acer’s Timeline X series. Acer’s Timeline X 3830TG-6431 chassis is extremely thin and has blunt edges. The vibrant metal chassis houses the new Intel second generation Core-i series processor and an Nvidia graphics cards. The most intriguing part of its design is it features a metallic lid in a unique cobalt blue color and a palm rest of same color. The TimelineX 3830TG-6431 provides user with three USB ports out of which one is a USB 3.0 high speed port. It also has a HDMI port which can be used to connect HD monitor or TV. Other connectivity options include a VGA port, a 5-in-1 media card reader, Ethernet port and headphone and mic jack. The Acer TimelineX 3830TG-6431 features a 13.3 inch wide screen display. It is equipped with a long speaker placed just above the keyboard which is capable of delivering a Dolby Home Theater experience. User can select any one option; Game Music, Movie while using the laptop for entertainment. Acer has not added any DVD optical drive this laptop. If you ignore this one drawback, many users will agree that Acer’s new 13-inch TimelineX 3830TG-6431 is superior to any laptop offered by its competitor.
This laptop measures 12.6 x 9 x 0.9 inches and weighs around 4.2 pounds. You can carry it around easily without any hassle. The Acer TimelineX 3830TG-6431 features a chiclet style keyboard. The chiclet style keyboard is bit different from a regular laptop keyboard. It has square island keys and an oddly shaped Enter key with Home, Pg Up, Pg Down and End keys sitting in far right corner of the keyboard. These keys also function as multimedia controls when you are using laptop to listen to music or view movies. User will find it comfortable to type on this keyboard. The touchpad on Acer TimelineX 3830TG-6431 is extremely small yet very responsive
Acer TimelineX 3830TG-6431 runs cool even when you run processing intensive tasks such as watching HD video. The most striking characteristic of this laptop is it also features a discrete graphic card which is not normally found in small laptops. Despite having a graphics card, the battery life provided by Acer TimelineX-3830TG-6431 is quite good in comparison to other laptops of same category. It is one of the lightest and cheapest laptop available in small laptop category.