The integrated Intel GPU is standard among laptops in this price range, but performance here is the lowest we have seen in some time. For Good battery Lightweight. Its minute battery life is excellent, however. Unfortunately, performance is limited and restricts it to basic home use. Please share our article, every link counts! Connectivity is also poor. Techradar A sturdy and usable laptop, but vastly bettered by just about all comers.
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News Reviews Insights TechRadar. Connectivity is also poor. As with the Adventits single-core Intel Celeron processor provides only enough power for basic home use. There are dozens of Acer laptop reviews per month, the ratings are average as of We found blacks to be slightly washed out, however.
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First-time buyers are unlikely to feel restricted, but your needs may quickly outgrow this laptop. The keys also respond with a noisy clicking sound, so speed-typists are sure to be quickly frustrated. A fairly good option if you don’t require a lot of power but if you intend to multi-task, this machine just can’t cut it.
Its minute battery life is excellent, however. If all you need is a cheap laptop for the daily commute, putting battery life above features, then the eMachines E G16Mi may be worth a look.
Although the eMachines brand may not be as well known as others, its eMachines E G16Mi is a sturdy choice that provides great mobility. Acer eMachines E Average Score: Follow TechRadar on Twitter: Quality journalism is made possible by advertising. For Good battery Lightweight. The eMachines brand is Acer’s entry-level range, offering similar styling to its Aspire laptops, but using cheaper materials and components.
The integrated Intel GPU is standard among laptops in this price range, but performance here is the lowest we have seen in some time.
On its own merits, the eMachines E G16Mi is a decent laptop at this price. VAT may look familiar to existing Acer owners, but is a truly affordable option.
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Graphics power is equally limited. Only two USB ports let you attach external peripherals, and they’re placed very close together, so it’s difficult to connect two devices simultaneously.
Unfortunately, this level of quality doesn’t carry across to the user interface. Techradar A sturdy and usable laptop, but vastly bettered by just about all comers.
We show the least amount of ads whenever possible. The dark-grey colouring also means that dirt and smudges are slow to appear. Techradar A reasonable specification and good battery life, e52 lacking in overall quality. Please, switch off ad blockers.
We intentionally show more ads when an adblocker is used. On its own merits, the eMachines E G16Mi is a decent laptop at this price. A reasonable specification and good battery life, but lacking in overall quality. Our Verdict A fairly good option if you don’t require a lot of power but if you intend to multi-task, this machine just can’t cut it.
Just don’t expect high quality, as it’s obvious where compromises have been made. The plain design won’t win any awards, but its resilience makes it one of the tougher laptops here.
Gateway, which has an own laptop line-up, has also belonged to the Acer Group since As with most laptops, the 2. Video and DVDs play smoothly, and you can perform basic photo and video editing, but there isn’t the power for much more. We’d recommend looking at some other models around this price point.