This portable PC was given a "Value for Money" award by Notebookjournal.de who decided that this gaming laptop was good value for money.
This notebook PC received a "4 Star" award from 01net.com.
Good Expert Reviews
On average, based on two expert reviews from sites including notebookjournal.de and 01net.com the average expert rating of this laptop is 85%. If all the portable PCs of a comparable spec and age are ranked by average expert review score then this notebook PC is in the top 8%.
Good Value for Money
Notebookjournal.de highlighted in their review that this gaming laptop was good value for money.
Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
When compared to other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Erazer X6825 that we have checked the on-board graphics adapter base frequency of, the Medion Erazer X6825's on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 650 megahertz is one of the fastest. Notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Erazer X6825 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of between 200MHz and 650MHz.
Has a Front Camera
The Erazer X6825 has a front camera, as do most of the other gaming laptops that came out around the same time as the Erazer X6825.
Other laptops with a front camera currently available which you might also want to consider include the MSI GE70[plb_2276858_price], or the Asus G751JT[plb_2567097_price] which has better reviews.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Erazer X6825 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most gaming laptops that have been available for around the same time as it. Most gaming laptops that have been around for a similar time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.
This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all similar spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Erazer X6825.
Across comparable types of laptop the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many gaming laptops that were released around the same time as it.
HD HD Type
The HD type of this notebook PC is Full HD, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.
4x SO-DIMM Memory Slots
The biggest memory slots of the Erazer X6825 is 4x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of a 2x SO-DIMM laptop, which is the most common memory slots.
This notebook PC's memory slots (4x SO-DIMM) is actually the best memory slots amongst all notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Erazer X6825.
Amongst comparable types of notebook PC the worst memory slots is 2x SO-DIMM.
802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age.
Nine Number of Battery Cellss
The Medion Erazer X6825 has more number of battery cellss than most of the notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the Erazer X6825. This laptop is a nine number of battery cells notebook PC compared to most of the gaming laptops that were released more than two years ago which only have between three and eight number of battery cellss.
Very Big Battery Capacity
Similar spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago have battery capacitys of between 54mAh and 7,800mAh, and the average battery capacity is 5,200mAh. When compared to other similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago, the battery capacity of the Erazer X6825 of 7,800 milliamperes * hour is one of the biggest.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This notebook PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many laptops of a similar age and type to it.
8 Reasons Against
Medion Only Has Unexceptional Reviews for Its Notebook PCs
Whilst Medion is one of the unexceptional laptop brands according to average user and expert reviews, Medion has good ratings specifically within its gaming laptops range.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The Medion Erazer X6825 does not have a full-size keyboard, although it is worth noting that most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec also do not have a full-size keyboard.
Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
Across all the notebook PCs of this spec and age the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 1,000MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,200MHz. The Medion Erazer X6825 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s (only 1,150 megahertz) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.
Does Not Have a Touchscreen
The Medion Erazer X6825 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago also do not have a touchscreen.
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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity
The total storage capacitys of notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Erazer X6825 range from 250GB to 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 1.1TB. At only 878 gigabytes, the Erazer X6825 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other gaming laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Erazer X6825.
If this gaming laptop total storage capacity is too small for you then you might also want to look at the MSI GE70[plb_2276858_price] (1TB), or the Asus G751JT[plb_2567097_price] (1.1TB) which is also higher rated.
Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed
When compared to other gaming laptops that were launched around the same time as the Erazer X6825 that we have assessed, the Erazer X6825's memory clock speed of only 1,333 megahertz is one of the slowest. The memory clock speeds of laptops of this type and age range from 1,300MHz to 1,600MHz, and the average memory clock speed is 1,600MHz.
Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity
The average hard drive capacity of notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Erazer X6825 is 980GB, and the hard drive capacitys range from 500GB to 2TB. The Medion Erazer X6825 has one of the smaller hard drive capacitys (only 750 gigabytes) amongst gaming laptops of this age.
Quite Slow Processor Frequency
At only 2.4 gigahertz, the Medion Erazer X6825 has a quite slow processor frequency compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age. The slowest processor frequency of gaming laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Erazer X6825 is 1.7GHz and the fastest is 2.9GHz.
If this Medion notebook PC processor frequency is too slow for you then you might want to look at the Asus G751JT[plb_2567097_price] (2.5GHz) which also has a higher rating.
6 Other reasons to consider the Medion Erazer X6825
Released Over Three Years Ago
This portable PC has been on the market for over three years.
Average Internal Memory
At 16 gigabytes, the Erazer X6825 has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the Erazer X6825.
At 3.5 kilograms, the Medion Erazer X6825 has a fairly standard weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Erazer X6825.
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Intel Core I7 Processor Family
This laptop has an Intel Core i7-3xxx processor family, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.
Average Display Diagonal
The Erazer X6825 has a fairly typical display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.
If this laptop display diagonal is too small for you then you might also want to consider the MSI GE70[plb_2276858_price] (17.3"), or the Asus G751JT[plb_2567097_price] (17.3") which is also higher rated.
HDD Storage Media
This laptop has an HDD+SSD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.
Colour of Product
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-3xxx
Intel HM77 Express, Intel HM77
System Bus Rate
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
4 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
HDD, HDD+SSD, SSD, SSD
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
1920 x 1080
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680M
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Intel HD Graphics
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive Type
Blu-Ray DVD Combo
Number of Built-In Speakers
Dolby Advanced Audio
Video Capturing Speed
Front Camera Resolution
2000 x 750
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Ports & Interfaces
Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt Combo Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
ESATA Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
LAN/VGA Combo Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Operating System Installed
Kaspersky Internet Security 2013
Windows Essentials 2012,Cyberlink Power2Go,Cyberlink PowerDVD,Cyberlink YouCam