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Acer Aspire E5 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB 1TB Hybrid-HDD 15.6" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB Jan 2015
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18 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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Acer Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops

Based on 2,666 expert and owner reviews, Acer has good reviews for its portable PCs. Acer also has good reviews specifically within its medium processor core notebook PCs range compared to other brands.

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 frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution amongst all portable PCs of this age and type.

Amongst comparable types of notebook PC the worst display resolution is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

The smallest total storage capacity of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire E5 is 16GB, the biggest is 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 550GB. With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Acer Aspire E5 has one of the bigger total storage capacity amongst comparable spec laptops of this age.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Aspire E5 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most notebook PCs of this age and type support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Aspire E5 the memory clock speeds supported by processor ranges from 133MHz to 1,866MHz.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other portable PCs of this age and type, the Aspire E5 has a full-size keyboard.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative laptops with a full-size keyboard currently available including the Medion Akoya E6415[plb_2882074_price] which is cheaper.

It is worth considering alternative laptops which also have a full-size keyboard including the G50-80[pl_3228265_price], or the G50-70[pl_2915394_price] both from Lenovo.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other laptops that came out around the same time as the Aspire E5, the Aspire E5 has a front camera.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative laptops with a front camera currently available including the Lenovo G50-30[plb_2553376_price] which is cheaper.

There are a number of other portable PCs which also have a front camera that you might also want to consider including the G50-80[pl_3228265_price], or the G50-70[pl_2915394_price] both from Lenovo.

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L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Fairly Big Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity

The average hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity of notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Aspire E5 is 650GB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the Aspire E5 has a fairly big hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire E5.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

Laptops of this type and age have hard drive capacity of between 5GB and 2TB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the Acer Aspire E5 has a fairly big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the Aspire E5.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Acer Aspire E5 has a touch sensitive screen, unlike most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire E5 which do not have a touch sensitive screen.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative portable PCs with a touch sensitive screen currently available including the HP 15[plb_2319470_price], or the DELL Inspiron 15 5558[plb_3008314_price] which is cheaper; or the Asus UX301LA[plb_3012206_price] which has better reviews.

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Six Battery Cells

Most comparable spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Aspire E5 have between two and eight battery cells, including the Aspire E5 which has six battery cells.

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Quite High Front Camera Resolution

The front camera resolutions of portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Aspire E5 range from 0.3MP to 2MP, and the average front camera resolution is 1MP. At 1.3 megapixels, the Aspire E5 has a fairly high front camera resolution compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Aspire E5.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity

With a battery capacity of 5,000 milliamperes * hour, the Acer Aspire E5 has a fairly big battery capacity compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Aspire E5. Medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Aspire E5 have battery capacities of between 37mAh and 8,700mAh, and the average battery capacity is 3,600mAh.

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AC Cable Included

This laptop has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included on portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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5 Reasons Against

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

Most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Aspire E5 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Aspire E5 which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has a Hybrid-HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as 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.

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Heavy

The lightest laptop of this type and age is 940g heavy, the heaviest is 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2kg. The Acer Aspire E5 is fairly heavy (2.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year.

We compared all the other 2.5kg heavy portable PCs to this portable PC and we think cheaper notebook PCs such as the Asus PU551LA[plb_2396543_price], and the Lenovo G50-30[plb_2553376_price] is also worth considering.

Other portable PCs with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Acer Extensa EX2510[plb_2531905_price] (2.5kg).

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Acer Aspire E5 is a one USB 3.0 port laptop.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire E5

Released Over a Year Ago

Acer released the Aspire E5 over a year ago.

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2.2 gigahertz, the Acer Aspire E5 has a pretty standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

Other 2.2GHz processor clock speed portable PCs currently available that you might want to look at include cheaper portable PCs such as the HP EliteBook 820[plb_2735219_price], or the Toshiba Satellite Z30[plb_2717447_price].

Portable PCs with a faster processor clock speed that might be worth looking at include the HP ProBook 650 G1[plb_2940400_price] (2.4GHz and higher rated); or the EliteBook 820[pl_2862104_price] (2.3GHz and cheaper), or the EliteBook 820 G2[pl_2897415_price] (2.3GHz and cheaper) both from HP.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire E5 has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year.

There are a number of other 8GB internal memory portable PCs currently available which you might also want to consider including cheaper laptops such as the Toshiba Satellite Z30[plb_2717447_price].

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Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Acer Aspire E5 has a relatively standard screen size compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire E5.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 15.6" notebook PCs currently available including cheaper notebook PCs such as the HP 15[plb_2319470_price].

Portable PCs with a bigger screen size that might be worth considering include the Acer Aspire E5-772[plb_2984402_price] (17.3" and cheaper), or the Lenovo Z70-80[plb_3429896_price] (17.3" and cheaper).

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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Average Battery Life

The Acer Aspire E5 has a pretty standard battery life (7 hours) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that came out more than a year ago.

Alternative 7h battery life portable PCs currently available which you might want to consider include the Lenovo G50-30[plb_2553376_price] which is cheaper.

If this medium processor core notebook PC battery life is too short for you then you might also want to consider the DELL Latitude 13 3340[plb_2751294_price] (8h) which also has a higher rating.

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Intel Anti-Theft Technology
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Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
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Intel Visual 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

(417)
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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Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer ddr3, acer ddr3l, acer e5573, acer e5573t, acer i55200, acer e5573g, acer i55200u, acer e5573g52g3, acer nxmltek042, acer nxmw2ek066
Barcodes 00741271360065, 00741271360225, 00841287159957, 00888863107438, 00888863298594, 04713147749287, 04713147782383, 04713147981519, 04713392128288

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