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|Name||Acer TravelMate 5744Z|
|Processor||Intel Pentium processor P6100/P6200/P6300 (3 MB L3 cache, 2/2.13/2.27 GHz, DDR3 1066 MHz, 35 W), supporting Intel 64 architecture, Intel Smart Cache|
|Screen||15.6” 1366×768 Widescreen|
|RAM||Up to 8GB|
|HDD||up to 750GB|
|Graphics||Intel HD Graphics|
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Bad battery status report, it seems a firmware issue. It causes reporting low charging values even if the battery is perfectly ok. It seems a defect independent on the o.s.
Very nice laptop at a very reasonable price. All hardware works at the best. Its only true problem is the battery status that is reported randomly as low charged.