Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G FHD Laptop Review
The Acer brand has recently released the new Aspire 7 and 5 line-up into the global market; the laptops have been well-received due to their affordability and performance that they come with.
This laptop comes with a powerful processor and graphics. Additionally, it comes with an ample storage space that allows you to store large files. It also comes in a robust design and a large screen for entertainment purposes.
This laptop comes with a powerful seventh Gen i5-7200U Intel Core Processor with 2.50GHz base speed and up to 3.10GHz turbo boost.
The laptop is compatible with Windows 10 OS that comes with validity for a lifetime.
This laptop comes with the following display features:
- 15.6 inches screen size with IPS Technology
- Acer ComfyViewTM TFT LCD LED-backlit
- 1920 x 1080 FHD Maximum Display Resolutions
Storage & Memory
The laptop comes with a RAM of 8GB DDR4 that can be upgraded to 20 GB. It also comes with 1TB HDD 5400 RPM and 256GB SSD for storage.
Additionally, it comes with an upgradable M2 Slot and 1024 GB size for the Hard Drive. These features allow you to store your files, music, movies, photos, and documents safely and access them at your convenience.
The laptop comes with the following ports that enable you to connect to your portable devices and charge it:
- USB 3.1 Type-C Generation 1
- USB 2.0 (2)
- 4-in-1 Card Reader ( MMC, SDHC, SD, SDXC)
- Gigabyte LAN port
- Combo microphone & audio jack
- USB 3.0
Size & Weight
This laptop comes with 26.2 x 38.1 x 2.1 cm dimensions, and it weighs 2.2 Kg, making it compact and portable. It measures 21 Millimeters in height and 38.1 Centimeters; this enables you to put it in your backpack easily and carry it with you wherever you go.
The laptop comes with a lithium polymer battery that runs for 7 hours when fully charged. This enhances the portability aspect since you can use it for several hours when it’s not plugged into power. It comes with 37 W hours of energy content and weighs 200 Grams.
This laptop comes with NVIDIA GeForce 940MX VRAM Graphics. It comes with 2 GB RAM size for the Graphic Card.
This laptop comes with Wi-Fi 801.11ac wireless connectivity; this allows you to connect to your portable devices wirelessly.
Construction & Design
The laptop is mainly constructed with plastic, but it comes with an aluminum interior. This plastic is resistant to pressure, making it durable.
The hinges are placed apart, and they hold well while you are pressing on its bottom bezel; they offer stable and smooth movement. Its sides come with chamfered edged that surround its interior plate.
The laptop comes with a backlit keyboard that enables you to use it comfortably, even in dim environments.
This laptop comes with powerful speakers that ensure crisp, clear sounds with minimal distortion. You get to enjoy your movies and music without having to deal with sound distortion.
What Do We like
This laptop comes with the Acer cooling Technology; it features one big heating pipe that connects the cooling fan and the two heat sinks. This feature ensures that the laptop doesn’t overheat even when used for long periods.
The laptop comes with a fingerprint reader; you get to log in to it safely by touching the power button. No one else gets to access the laptop without your consent.
Web Camera 720p
This laptop comes with a web camera 720p that allows you to make video calls and take photos with precise details.
The laptop is compatible with Bluetooth, enabling you to connect to your Bluetooth enabled portable devices wirelessly.
This laptop comes with one year manufacturers’ warranty.
What We Don’t Like
The laptop doesn’t come with a CD Drive; you can’t watch your movies or play your music from your DVDs or CDs.
This is a quality laptop and a powerful laptop that comes at a reasonable price. It’s an ideal laptop that is ideal for office work, surfing the internet, and entertainment purposes. It can also be used by users who are not severe gamers; it works just fine for casual gaming.