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Acer Aspire E5 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 1TB HDD 17.3" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB Nov 2014
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15 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The smallest maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Aspire E5 is 1.7GB and the biggest is 16GB. When compared to other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Aspire E5, the maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of the Aspire E5 of 2 gigabytes is one of the biggest.

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Acer Has Good Laptop Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all Acer portable PCs and also specifically for Acer medium processor core notebook PCs and found that in both cases Acer had good ratings compared to other manufacturers.

Very Big Screen Size

When compared to other comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago that we have checked, the Acer Aspire E5's screen size of 17.3 inches is one of the biggest. Across all the notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Aspire E5 the screen sizes range from 10" to 18", and the average screen size is 15".

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the Aspire E5 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This notebook PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution across all laptops of this age and spec.

A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst similar types of notebook PC.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The Aspire E5 has one of the bigger total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The average total storage capacity of comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Aspire E5 is 520GB.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Aspire E5 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most comparable spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most notebook PCs of this type and age support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This Acer portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This portable PC'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 launched more than two years ago.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of portable PC.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Aspire E5 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire E5.

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Has a Front Camera

The Aspire E5 has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Aspire E5.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

The Acer Aspire E5 has one of the bigger hard drive capacity (1,000 gigabyte) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. Across all the laptops that were launched around the same time as the Aspire E5 the hard drive capacity range from 180GB to 1.5TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 590GB.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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AC Cable Included

This portable PC has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This laptop has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most commonly found discrete graphics memory type on laptops of a comparable spec and age to it.

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11 Reasons Against

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Across all the similar spec laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Aspire E5 the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 200MHz to 650MHz. At only 200 megahertz, the Aspire E5 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Aspire E5.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

The average maximum internal memory supported by processor of similar spec notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago is 23GB, and the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 4GB to 32GB. The Aspire E5 has a quite small maximum internal memory supported by processor (only 16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Aspire E5.

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Very Short Battery Life

Laptops of this age and spec have battery lifes of between 2h and 4,400h, and the average battery life is 24h. With a battery life of only 4 hours, the Acer Aspire E5 has one of the shorter battery lifes amongst portable PCs of this age.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago. 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.

Laptops with a better storage medium that might also be worth considering include the T420s (£972.00) (SSD), or the S540 (SSD) both from Lenovo.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

At only 4 gigabytes, the Aspire E5 has a fairly small internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. The smallest internal memory of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 1GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5.3GB.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago do not have a touch sensitive screen. The Acer Aspire E5 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

The Aspire E5 has a quite dim display brightness (only 200 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Aspire E5. Across all the comparable spec laptops that have been around for a similar time to the Aspire E5 the display brightnesss range from 20 cd/m² to 1,200 cd/m².

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Very Heavy

The weights of notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Aspire E5 range from 300g to 3.8kg. When compared to other laptops that were released more than two years ago that we have assessed the weight of, the Aspire E5's weight of 3 kilograms is one of the heaviest.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

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Very Wide

The narrowest laptop that has been on the market for a comparable time to the Aspire E5 is 38mm wide, the widest is 430mm, and the average width is 360mm. The Aspire E5 is very wide (423.3 millimeters) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire E5

Released Over Two Years Ago

This notebook PC has been on the market for over two years.

Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Acer Aspire E5 has an Intel Core i3 processor family which is better than most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it. Most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 1.9 gigahertz, the Aspire E5 has a pretty standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.

Laptops with a faster processor clock speed that might be worth considering include the DELL Latitude 12 7000 (£874.00) (2GHz).

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Specification

Features
Design
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Colour
Product Type
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
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PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
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
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
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
Bluetooth
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
VGA Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
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 My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel ME Firmware Version
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Universal Asynchronous Receiver/transmitter (UART)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
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Fingerprint Reader
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Weight & Dimensions
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Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
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Technical Details
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

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Expert Reviews

(60)
18 September 2016

Acer Aspire E5-574-53YZThe Acer Aspire E5-574-53YZ is a well-performing system with good build quality - the somewhat unstable display lid notwithstanding - and overall decent ergonomics. It is...

18 July 2016

The Acer Aspire E5 offers long battery life and solid performance for the money, but its mushy keyboard and dim screen disappoint...

13 January 2016

The Acer Aspire E5-574G-77RN is quite similar to Aspire E5-573G in many ways, but the former comes with few crucial changes. The E5-574G has much better and latest 6th Gen Intel Core Processor, a...

Fast 6th Gen Intel Processor
Attractive Exterior
Decent Battery life
Admirable Gaming Performance
Good performance
Bit Heavy
Heap of Acer's Bloatware
No Backlit Keyboard
Reflective non FHD display
8 December 2015

Acer E5 is a good daily use laptop from Acer which can double up as an occasional gaming machine if required. At around 65K it offers one of the best performance to price ratio making it a very...

19 November 2015

The moderately priced Acer Aspire E5-573G-7034 is a desktop-replacement laptop that offers lots of storage and memory, as well as a solid feature set, but its build quality and display could be...

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User Reviews

(415)
Reviewed 1 December 2015 by Alec A.
(Verified Purchase)

This is a great laptop for what it does. I was looking for a simple laptop that had at least 8gb's of memory and a TB hard drive. I did not expect to find one that included a graphics card, and an... Read more…

Reviewed 11 December 2015 by Chris3672

I brought this laptop because this new AMD carrizo processor has great reviews across the board and boasted impressive performance. That would be the case if allowed to use its full potential. The... Read more…

Reviewed 1 December 2015 by Pakou C.
(Verified Purchase)

Want to have a laptop that can game on the go and won't break the bank? Buy this. As far as upgrade ability goes you have... 2 x RAM Slots 1 x Sata Slot 1 x ODD / Sata slot that can utilize a... Read more…

Reviewed 8 January 2016 by Alpha370K

Laptop ordered and delivered within 3 days - Excellent! Good quality laptop, everything works but considering the hi performance processor I thought it was a bit slow booting up. Having said that,... Read more…

Reviewed 16 August 2012 by Lawrence M.

I bought 2 for quantum calculations and am not disappointed. I have one on an ATX sabertooth x79, 64gb of 1866mhz vengeance and an H100. The other is on an mATX Asus rampage IV gene with 32GB of... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers e5771g31, e5771g36, e577136k0, e5771g31q, e577131a8, e5771g36j, e5771g36ja, nxmnwef003, e5771g31qt
Barcodes 04713147392568, 04713147451777, 04713147609048, 04713147618002

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