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Acer Aspire E5-573 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB Hybrid-HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Aug 2015
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11 Reasons For

A Best Selling Portable PC

The Aspire E5-573 is one the best selling notebook PC currently available for purchase.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on comparable spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Acer Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops

Acer medium processor core notebook PCs have good reviews on average and across all notebook PCs Acer is one of the superior manufacturers.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Aspire E5-573 has a maximum display resolution of 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 actually the best display resolution across all medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire E5-573.

Across comparable types of laptop the worst display resolution is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Aspire E5-573 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most portable PCs of this age and spec. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most laptops of a similar age and type to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This Acer laptop also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Aspire E5-573 the worst memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Aspire E5-573 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age also have a full-size keyboard.

There are a number of other portable PCs with a full-size keyboard currently available which you might want to consider including the DELL Inspiron 15[plb_2854876_price] which is cheaper.

There are a number of alternative laptops which also have a full-size keyboard that you might also want to consider including the HP 15[plb_2319470_price], or the Lenovo G50-80[plb_3347289_price].

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire E5-573, the Acer Aspire E5-573 has a front camera.

Alternative notebook PCs with a front camera currently available that you might also want to look at include the Aspire E5-772[pl_2984402_price], or the Aspire S3-391[pl_3007628_price] both from Acer or the DELL Inspiron 15[plb_2854876_price] which is cheaper.

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L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Quite High Front Camera Resolution

The lowest front camera resolution of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year is 0.3MP, the highest is 2MP, and the average front camera resolution is 1MP. With a front camera resolution of 1.3 megapixels, the Aspire E5-573 has a quite high front camera resolution compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Aspire E5-573.

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AC Cable Included

This notebook PC has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included on laptops of this spec and age.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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13 Reasons Against

£66.82 Price Increase

The Aspire E5-573 has increased in price by £66.82 in the last fortnight.

Only Ten PCI Express Lanes (max)

The Acer Aspire E5-573 is a ten PCI Express lane (max) laptop.

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Only Two SATA Connectors

The Acer Aspire E5-573 is a two SATA connector portable PC.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year is 100MHz and the fastest is 650MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the Aspire E5-573 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire E5-573.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has a Hybrid-HDD storage medium, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable type 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.

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

The slowest processor clock speed of similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire E5-573 is 0.8GHz and the fastest is 3.3GHz. At only 1.7 gigahertz, the Aspire E5-573 has a fairly slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire E5-573.

There are a number of other 1.7GHz processor clock speed laptops currently available that you might also want to look at including a cheaper laptop such as the HP 250 G3[plb_2887715_price] or you might consider a higher rated laptop such as the HP 650[plb_2949825_price].

If this portable PC processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo G50-80[plb_3258707_price] (1.9GHz and cheaper), or the HP 250 G4[plb_3099702_price] (1.9GHz and cheaper).

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Heavy

At 2.4 kilograms, the Acer Aspire E5-573 is quite heavy compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire E5-573. The average weight of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Aspire E5-573 is 2kg, and the weights range from 940g to 3.8kg.

Alternative 2.4kg heavy portable PCs currently available that you might want to consider include cheaper laptops such as the Acer Aspire E5-573[plb_2987233_price], or the DELL Inspiron 15[plb_2854876_price].

If you are not bothered about having a heavier weight then you might want to consider the Fujitsu LifeBook A555[plb_2999036_price] (2.4kg).

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire E5-573, the Acer Aspire E5-573 does not have a touch sensitive screen.

There are a number of other laptops which also have a touch sensitive screen that you might want to consider including the Asus UX301LA[plb_3012206_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

Across all the portable PCs of this spec and age the battery capacities range from 37mAh to 8,700mAh. The Aspire E5-573 has a fairly small battery capacity (only 2,520 milliamperes * hour) compared to most of the other laptops that were launched around the same time as the Aspire E5-573.

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Only SATA Hard Drive Interface

This notebook PC has a SATA hard drive interface, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Quite Small Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity

Across all the laptops of a similar spec and age to the Aspire E5-573 the hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacities range from 8GB to 1TB. At only 500 gigabytes, the Aspire E5-573 has a fairly small hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Aspire E5-573.

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Only 802.11a WiFi Standard

The Aspire E5-573 has an 802.11a WiFi standard which is better than most similar spec laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. Most notebook PCs of this spec and age have an 802.11n WiFi standard. Across all medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Aspire E5-573 the best Wi-Fi standard is 802.11n and the worst is IEEE 802.11a.

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Thick

The heights of laptops that have been available for more than a year range from 11mm to 2,400mm. With a height of 29.2 millimeters, the Acer Aspire E5-573 is quite thick compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Aspire E5-573.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire E5-573

Released Over a Year Ago

Acer released the Aspire E5-573 over a year ago.

Average Screen Size

The Aspire E5-573 has a relatively typical screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 15.6" notebook PCs currently available including cheaper portable PCs such as the HP 250 G3[plb_2887715_price].

If you want a portable PC with a bigger screen size then you might want to consider the Lenovo Z70-80[plb_3429896_price] (17.3").

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Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Acer Aspire E5-573 has an Intel Core i3 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family found on most notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Acer Aspire E5-573 has a fairly standard total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire E5-573.

Laptops with a bigger total storage capacity that might also be worth considering include the Acer Aspire E5-573[plb_3009234_price] (1TB), or the Lenovo Z50-70[plb_3075592_price] (1TB) which is also cheaper.

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Average Internal Memory

The Acer Aspire E5-573 has a fairly typical internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire E5-573.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 4GB internal memory laptops currently available including cheaper laptops such as the HP 250 G3[plb_2887715_price].

If this laptop internal memory is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Asus UX301LA[plb_3012206_price] (8GB and higher rated) or the Lenovo Z50-70[plb_3075592_price] (8GB and cheaper).

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Specification

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Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
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Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache
Hard Drive Interface
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
3D Compatible
Full HD
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Open GL Graphics Adapter
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
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Camera
Video Capturing Speed
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution
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
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Full-Size 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 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 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
Intel ME Firmware Version
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 Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height At Front
Depth
Height At Rear
Width
Packaging Data
Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory
Video Compression Format

User Reviews

(18)
Reviewed 16 August 2016 by Pittuk23

The qualify of this laptop is shocking, the screen is lifeless, the keyboard layout is silly and non logical, with the brightness buttons labelled incorrectly, the shift key too close to another... Read more…

Reviewed 24 June 2016 by King Benbow
(Verified Purchase)

Generally a great product, but the mouse track pad is somewhat 'rattly' and 'flimsy'. Works well, just feels cheap.

Reviewed 24 April 2016 by Tomino
(Verified Purchase)

Mixed feelings, First of all if you order the red color option you will receive completely different laptop than on the pictures. Laptop you will receive has black lid with ugly red acer logo,... Read more…

Reviewed 20 March 2016 by Philip C
(Verified Purchase)

I have fairly mixed feelings about this laptop. Its a nice light weight and good cost. The performance isn't terrible despite its lower power. The battery life is definately another plus. On the... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

Bought for a family member who uses laptops for basic operation such as internet browsing and the microsoft office suite. Laptop meets those needs...

Reviewed 9 February 2016 by Amazon Customer

Okay, so I've had this laptop for a year now. And over all I'd say it is "Good' However there are problems I have noticed, firstly I'd add more ram as 4GB isn't really enough. Secondly, I'd add... Read more…

Reviewed 6 February 2016 by MARK H.
(Verified Purchase)

Pretty plasticy feel, the 'Enter' key has already broken off after a month's light use...

(Verified Purchase)

Repurchased as a present for 10yr old daughter. It has been great so far good sized screen only concern is longevity keys seem a little lightweight the mouse pad has the mouse keys built in so the... Read more…

Reviewed 11 January 2016 by Ian Wright
(Verified Purchase)

Great laptop,...

Reviewed 12 December 2015 by M. P. Bunczuk
(Verified Purchase)

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+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer 15, e557338z2, acer i35005, acer i34005, acer i35005u, acer i34005u, acer p238794, acer e557337, acer e557337b, acer p238794p, acer e557337bj, acer nxmw3ek002
Barcodes 04713392069956, 04713392117879, 04713392156410, 04713392488313

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