Close

Loading image...
Acer Aspire E3
3 Images + 12 Videos

Acer Aspire E3 4 Core Intel Celeron 1.83GHz 2GB 500GB HDD 11.6" Laptop

4 Intel Celeron 1.83GHz 2GB May 2014
Processor Core Processor Family Processor Clock Speed Internal Memory Release Date
The Aspire E 11 stands out in a crowd because of its unique and cool FlowCurve design. The large precision touchpad is optimized for accuracy and sensitivity, giving you a touch-gesture experience... More
Available from international sellers only
Tell Me When It Becomes Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...
Acer aspire e3 111 112 11 6 netbook full video review unboxing in full hd
Recensione Acer Aspire E11 (E3-111) - Review [eng subs]
Acer Aspire E-11/ E3-111 Unboxing and Setup - $160 Brand New laptop
Unboxing Acer Aspire E3 - E112 (Marcus Miller - Cousin John)

9 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

Acer Laptops Have Good Reviews

On average Acer many processor core portable PCs have good ratings compared to other manufacturers as do all notebook PCs produced by Acer.

Has a Front Camera

The Aspire E3 has a front camera, as do most of the other laptops of this type and age.

Chart Edit

802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

Chart Edit

64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on laptops of a comparable type and age to it.

Chart Edit

Two USB 2.0 Ports

The Acer Aspire E3 is a two USB 2.0 port notebook PC.

Chart Edit

AC Cable Included

This notebook PC has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included on many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

Chart Edit

Light

Laptops of this age and spec have weights of between 430g and 4.8kg, and the average weight is 2.5kg. At only 1.3 kilograms, the Acer Aspire E3 is very light compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Aspire E3.

Chart Edit

Narrow

At only 291 millimeters, the Aspire E3 is quite narrow compared to most of the other laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Aspire E3. The average width of laptops of this type and age is 380mm.

Chart Edit

26 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 854 megahertz, the Aspire E3 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. Many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Aspire E3 have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of between 750MHz and 1,400MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,200MHz.

Chart Edit

Quite Slow Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth

Across all the notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Aspire E3 the maximum processor memory bandwidths range from 10GB/s to 26GB/s. With a maximum processor memory bandwidth of only 21.32 gigabytes per second, the Aspire E3's maximum processor memory bandwidth is one of the slowest amongst portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Aspire E3.

Chart Edit

Very Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

Across all the notebook PCs of this spec and age the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 29GB. With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of only 8 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire E3 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory supported by processors amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age.

Chart Edit

Only Two Displays Supported by On-Board Grap

The Aspire E3 is a laptop that uses two displays supported by on-board grap. Most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago use two displays supported by on-board grap.

Chart Edit

Only Four PCI Express Lanes (max)

Most portable PCs of this age and spec have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max), including the Aspire E3 which has four PCI Express lanes (max).

Chart Edit

Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port

Most many processor core portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Aspire E3 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Aspire E3 which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port.

Chart Edit

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Aspire E3 range from 200MHz to 650MHz. At only 313 megahertz, the Aspire E3 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Aspire E3.

Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire E3 have a full-size keyboard, however the Aspire E3 does not have a full-size keyboard.

Chart Edit

Quite Small Internal Memory

Across all the portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Aspire E3 the internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average internal memory is 8.4GB. With an internal memory of only 2 gigabytes, the Aspire E3's internal memory is one of the smallest amongst notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Aspire E3.

Chart Edit

Quite Small Screen Size

With a screen size of only 11.6 inches, the Aspire E3 has a quite small screen size compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Aspire E3. The smallest screen size of many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 10", the biggest is 18", and the average screen size is 16".

Chart Edit

Very Old PCI Express Slot Version

Across all the laptops of a similar age and spec to the Aspire E3 the PCI Express slot versions range from 2 to 3, and the average PCI Express slot version is 2.9. At only 2, the Acer Aspire E3 has a fairly old PCI Express slot version compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

Chart Edit

Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

Portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years have processor clock speeds of between 1GHz and 3GHz. With a processor clock speed of only 1.83 gigahertz, the Aspire E3 has a fairly slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to the Aspire E3.

If you want a portable PC with a faster processor clock speed then you might want to look at the 11e (1.86GHz), or the 11e (1.86GHz) both from Lenovo.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on laptops that came out more than two years ago.

Chart Edit

Only Intel Celeron Processor Family

The Aspire E3 has an Intel Celeron processor family which is better than the Intel Core i7 processor family found on most notebook PCs of this age and spec. Across all many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago the best processor family is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is Intel Atom.

Chart Edit

Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

Many processor core portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire E3 have total storage capacity of between 32GB and 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 710GB. With a total storage capacity of only 500 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire E3 has one of the smaller total storage capacity amongst laptops of this age.

Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Aspire E3 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

Chart Edit

Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

Very Small Processor Cache

The average processor cache of notebook PCs of this age and spec is 4.8MB, and the processor caches range from 2MB to 8MB. The Aspire E3 has a quite small processor cache (only 2 megabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Aspire E3.

Chart Edit

Quite Small Battery Capacity

Portable PCs of a similar age and type to the Aspire E3 have battery capacities of between 45mAh and 9,300mAh. The Aspire E3 has one of the smaller battery capacities (only 2,640 milliamperes * hour) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age.

Chart Edit

Only 1x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

The Aspire E3 has a maximum memory slots of 1x SO-DIMM. That's 50% less memory slots than a 2x SO-DIMM laptop, which is the most frequently found memory slots.

A 1x SO-DIMM memory slot is actually the worst memory slots amongst all many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Aspire E3.

Amongst similar types of laptop the best memory slots is 4x SO-DIMM.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Only Three Battery Cells

Most portable PCs of this type and age have between two and eight battery cells, including the Acer Aspire E3 which has three battery cells.

Chart Edit

Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Aspire E3 is a one USB 3.0 port portable PC.

Chart Edit

Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The Aspire E3 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (only 8 gigabytes) amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. The maximum internal memory of portable PCs of this spec and age range from 2GB to 32GB.

Chart Edit

Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

Many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Aspire E3 have maximum turbo frequencies of between 1.3GHz and 3.9GHz. When compared to other many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago that we have assessed, the maximum turbo frequency of the Acer Aspire E3 of only 2.16 gigahertz is one of the slowest.

Chart Edit

Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

The hard drive capacity of similar spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire E3 range from 250GB to 2TB. When compared to other portable PCs of this age and type, the Acer Aspire E3's hard drive capacity of only 500 gigabytes is one of the smallest.

Chart Edit

Only Four Processor Threads

The Aspire E3 is a four processor thread portable PC. Most of the other laptops that are a similar age to the Aspire E3 have between four and seven processor threads.

Chart Edit

3 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire E3

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Acer released the Aspire E3.

HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for a similar time 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.

Chart Edit

Average Battery Life

At 5 hours, the Acer Aspire E3 has a pretty standard battery life compared to most of the other portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Aspire E3.

There are a number of other 5h battery life laptops currently available which you might want to look at including the Asus N56VZ which has better reviews.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
Scenario Design Power (SDP)
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
3D Compatible
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Processor Code
Embedded Options Available
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Fingerprint Reader
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height At Front
Depth
Height At Rear
Width
Packaging Data
Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

Expert Reviews

(21)
11 November 2014

It isn't just a simple matter of performance anymore - customers have loads of choices at the entry-level now, and no single type of product is necessarily better than any other. The Acer Aspire...

9 November 2014

A cheap but cheerful 11.6in netbook, the Acer Aspire E3-111 can handle the basics without a fuss...

24 September 2014

The Acer Aspire E3-111-C1BW is a compact budget consumer laptop that will get you online and let you take your PC on the go, but the slow performance and polarizing color keep it from getting our...

21 August 2014

Owing to the very decent keyboard and the matte screen, Acer's Aspire E3-111 primarily solicits itself as a low-priced typewriter. The term "portable" can only be used to a very limited extent in...

28 August 2014

Sans les mains ! Sans les pieds ! Sans ventilo ! Vous pourrez vous procurer le nouveau netbook 11.6 pouces d'Acer pour un peu moins de 250 euros. A ce prix, vous obtiendrez un écran mat, un... Read more…

« Prev 1 of 5 Next »

User Reviews

(90)
Reviewed 20 January 2012 by Anonymous
(Verified Purchase)

Because the built-in H264 encoder offloads some of the work from the host PC, the C920 may make it easier to use this camera across a wide range of older, slower PC's, and it may give a more... Read more…

Reviewed 2 July 2015 by Davemass

Otherwise capable computer done in by a barely functioning touchpad. I had to slam instead of tap and NO sensitivity adjustment in mouse controls. Got tiring very fast. Returned it...

Reviewed 30 April 2012 by Joel E.

I am going to have to waste my time calling up Logitech and figuring out what I have to do to my lovely USB 3.0 ports to get them to look like USB 2.0 to this camera. I'm sure that will mean... Read more…

Reviewed 16 September 2015 by MJGfromNC

I bought this for school, and over all it is pretty good. I wanted something small so that it was easy to carry. Its lightweight and fits easily into my backpack. The biggest complaint I have is... Read more…

Reviewed 11 June 2012 by Copy P.

It does what I need to do, Video conferences via Skype are very clear and the audio works very well. I was a tad disappointed with Motion Detection though, it doesn't seem to stay recording after... Read more…

« Prev 1 of 18 Next »

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers e3112c70, e3111c3w0, e3112c70g
Barcodes 04713147456659

Save Money with These Great Laptop Vouchers & Offers

£25 Off
Voucher
£25 Off Apple Mac orders over £350
Valid 25 Apr 16 - 25 Apr 17
20% Off
Voucher
20% Off over £80
Valid until 31 Dec 16
15% Off
Voucher
15% Off for new customers
Valid 17 Mar 16 - 17 Mar 17
8% Off
Voucher
GearBest Consumer Electronics Coupon_ 8% OFF
Valid 6 Aug 16 - 31 Dec 16

See How Other Laptops Compare to the Acer Aspire E3

DELL XPS 15 vs Acer Aspire E3

DELL XPS 15 vs Acer Aspire E3
DELL XPS 15
4 core Intel Core i7-4xxx 2.3GHz 16GB 512GB SSD 15.6"
Acer Aspire E3
4 core Intel Celeron 1.83GHz 2GB 500GB HDD 11.6"
£ 856.49
"Expert Reviews" Review is Significantly Better
1 Newer Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
14GB Bigger Internal Memory
Expert Reviews Are Better
One Less USB 2.0 Port
Appreciably Lower User Review Score

DELL Precision M4800 vs Acer Aspire E3

DELL Precision M4800 vs Acer Aspire E3
DELL Precision M4800
4 core Intel Core i7-4xxx 2.8GHz 8GB 500GB HDD 15.6"
Acer Aspire E3
4 core Intel Celeron 1.83GHz 2GB 500GB HDD 11.6"
£ 849.99
1 Newer Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Expert Reviews Are a Lot Better
Notebookcheck.net Review is a Lot Better
Notebookcheck.it Review is a Lot Better
1.6kg Heavier
47% Thicker

HP ZBook 17 vs Acer Aspire E3

HP ZBook 17 vs Acer Aspire E3
HP ZBook 17
4 core Intel Core i7-4xxx 2.5GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 17.3"
Acer Aspire E3
4 core Intel Celeron 1.83GHz 2GB 500GB HDD 11.6"
£ 1,764.67
1 Newer Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Expert Reviews Are Better
16 PCI Express Lanes (max)
Bigger Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
One Less USB 2.0 Port
Vastly Heavier
Feedback