The reviewers at two additional expert review sites both decided that this portable PC was superb and gave it their highest award. Digitaltrends.com and Log.com.tr both gave this laptop an "Editor's Choice" award.
This notebook PC received a "Gold" from Hardware.info who said that this portable PC was terrific.
The experts at two other expert review sites both thought that this portable PC was good. Hardwareluxx.de gave this notebook PC a "Technical Award" and it received a "4 Star" award from 01net.com.
A few customers reckoned that the product was good value for money. Notebookcheck.net wrote “However, its price of approximately 1500 Euros does not exactly make it one of the most affordable laptops”. Two years ago Nothingwired.com said “Great value” in their review of this laptop. Nothingwired.com also wrote “Price is nice considering the hardware”.
One Acer Aspire R7 owner who reviewed this laptop reckoned that it was cheap. Expert review site Digitaltrends.com mentioned in their review of the Acer Aspire R7 last year “Fingerprint free? This inexpensive sleev” . One person who reviewed this laptop said that it was a bargain for the price. Expert website Engadget.com mentioned in their review of the Acer Aspire R7 two years ago “It's also a pretty good deal” .
A few customers wrote in their reviews that the product was a good design. Engadget.com mentioned two years ago “The Acer Aspire R7 is a unique take on the Windows 8 laptop, with an adjustable display and an attractive hinge design” but they only gave it a rating of 69 out of 100. Tbreak.ae mentioned in their Acer Aspire R7 review “When it comes to laptops, you have a fairly standard design that they follow”. Nothingwired.com said two years ago “Full HD display, impressive audio output, multipurpose design” .
A number of Acer Aspire R7 reviewers reckoned that this laptop was good looking. Three years ago expert review site Mobiletechreview.com wrote in their review of this laptop “This is a good looking machine that's quick, cool”. Expert review site Anandtech.com said “There are the tablet style devices where the display can be removed from the keyboard”. Nothingwired.com wrote in their Acer Aspire R7 review two years ago “Pretty good graphics card” .
One customer wrote that it was ergonomic. Digitaltrends.com said “Touchscreen computers of all flavors suffer from a notable ergonomic problem” in their review of the Acer Aspire R7.
Some Acer Aspire R7 owners who purchased the product concluded that it was well made. Expert website Notebookcheck.net wrote in their review of this laptop “A swift solid state drive ensures a fast-working system”. Expert review site Pcquest.com wrote three years ago “Acer R7 is well built, comes with a futuristic design” in their review of the Acer Aspire R7. Nothingwired.com mentioned in their review “Good build quality” .
One Acer Aspire R7 owner who purchased it considered that it was strong and durable. Two years ago Nothingwired.com wrote in their Acer Aspire R7 review “Sturdy constructionsignature Ezel hinge is tight”.
Acceptable Noise Level
A number of customers considered that the Acer Aspire R7 was quiet. Notebookcheck.net mentioned in their review of the Acer Aspire R7 “Usually runs quietly” . Nothingwired.com mentioned in their review of the Acer Aspire R7 “Quiet, cool operation”.
One Acer Aspire R7 owner who bought the Acer Aspire R7 mentioned that it was noisy.
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Good Technical Features
Some customers who bought it considered that it had good features. Itreviews.com said on IT Reviews.com “The Acer Aspire R7 features a stunning look.” in their Acer Aspire R7 review however they only rated it 60 out of 100.
Good Battery Life
A few people who reviewed this laptop mentioned that it had a good battery life. Nick M. gave the product an excellent review score and he wrote “As to its weight, battery life, performance and superb all round capability mean I'm delighted with this”. Expert review site Ultrabookreview.com wrote “On one hand it offers a nice display with pen support, fast hardware and decent battery life.”. Nothingwired.com said in their review two years ago “Improved battery life”.
One Acer Aspire R7 owner considered that the product had good technical guidance. Tweaktown.com scored it 4 stars and wrote “I'll do my best to help you decide for yourself” in their Acer Aspire R7 review.
Good Graphics Card
One customer considered that the Acer Aspire R7 had a good graphics card.
A number of Acer Aspire R7 owners who reviewed the Acer Aspire R7 agreed that it was wifi compatible. Nick M. gave the product an excellent rating and he mentioned in December this year “With the 256 GB HD - I have to say unlike the previous reviewer I've never had a problem with the wi-fi at all” in his review. W00ster said in December “However one major issue is the WiFi connection” in their Acer Aspire R7 review.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This portable PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many laptops of this age and type.
Good Product Quality
A number of people said that the Acer Aspire R7 was good quality. Nothingwired.com mentioned two years ago “Sound quality is surprisingly good”.
One Acer Aspire R7 owner who purchased it concluded that it was thin. Trustedreviews.com mentioned in their review of this laptop on Trusted Reviews “While this machine is thinner and lighter than rivals”. One customer thought the Acer Aspire R7 was tight.
One person reckoned that this laptop was compact. Three years ago expert website Lazygamer.net mentioned in their review of this laptop “Compared to early models available, they're compact, meaty with”.
Acer Notebook PCs Have Good Reviews
We calculated the average reviews for all Acer laptops and also specifically for Acer 2 in 1 laptops and found that in both cases Acer had good reviews.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
Unlike most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that came out more than a year ago which do not have a full-size keyboard, the Aspire R7 has a full-size keyboard.
We compared this portable PC to all the other portable PCs with a full-size keyboard and we think because of it's better review score, the T100TA[pl_2982195_price], and the T100HA[pl_3010014_price] both from Asus or the Lenovo Yoga[plb_2680820_price] is also worth considering.
Has a Front Camera
The Aspire R7 has a front camera. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than a year also have a front camera.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative portable PCs with a front camera currently available including the Lenovo Yoga[plb_2680820_price] which has better reviews.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Aspire R7 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most laptops of a similar spec and age to it. Most laptops that have been available for around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this Acer portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.
This portable PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Aspire R7.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of portable PC.
SSD Storage Medium
This portable PC has an SSD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on laptops that have been available for a similar time to it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other notebook PCs that have an SSD storage media currently available including the Yoga[pl_2680820_price], or the Yoga[pl_2680820_price] both from Lenovo or the Sony VAIO Duo 11[plb_2933710_price] which has better reviews.
Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family
This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than a year.
HD HD Type
The HD type of this laptop is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as it.
L3 Processor Cache
This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on notebook PCs of a similar age and type to it.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on notebook PCs of this type and age.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
Like most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than a year, the Aspire R7 has a touch sensitive screen.
It may also be worth considering one of the alternative laptops with a touch sensitive screen currently available including because of it's better review score, the Lenovo Yoga[plb_2680820_price].
Silver EPEAT Compliance
This notebook PC has a Silver EPEAT compliance, which is the most frequently found EPEAT compliance on notebook PCs of this type and age.
Four Battery Cells
The Aspire R7 is a four battery cell count notebook PC.
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Very Small Total Storage Capacity
The smallest total storage capacity of comparable spec laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Aspire R7 is 32GB, the biggest is 1.1TB, and the average total storage capacity is 380GB. The Acer Aspire R7 has one of the smaller total storage capacity (only 128 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec portable PCs of this age.
If this portable PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Sony VAIO Duo 11[plb_2933710_price] (256GB and higher rated), or the Asus T100TA[plb_2982195_price] (500GB and higher rated).
Very Small Battery Capacity
Across all the 2 in 1 laptops that came out more than a year ago the battery capacities range from 2,100mAh to 8,600mAh, and the average battery capacity is 4,500mAh. With a battery capacity of only 3,200 milliamperes * hour, the Acer Aspire R7 has a quite small battery capacity compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the Aspire R7.
Only 128 Solid-State Drive Capacity
The Aspire R7 is a 128 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity notebook PC.
Only 802.11a WiFi Standard
The Aspire R7 has an 802.11a WiFi standard which is better than the 802.11n WiFi standard found on most 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.
An 802.11a WiFi standard is in fact the worst Wi-Fi standard across all portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Aspire R7.
Across similar types of laptop the best Wi-Fi standard is 802.11n.
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6 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire R7
Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this portable PC was released.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 2.2 gigahertz, the Acer Aspire R7 has a relatively standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec.
Average Internal Memory
The Aspire R7 has a relatively average internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Aspire R7.
It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 8GB internal memory notebook PCs currently available including the Lenovo Yoga[plb_2680820_price] which has better reviews.
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Average Battery Life
At 8 hours, the Acer Aspire R7 has a relatively standard battery life compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were launched more than a year ago.
Alternative 8h battery life portable PCs currently available which you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Lenovo Yoga[plb_2680820_price].
Average Screen Size
The Aspire R7 has a relatively typical screen size (13.3 inches) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Aspire R7.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 13.3" portable PCs currently available including because of it's better review score, the Lenovo Yoga[plb_2680820_price].
The Aspire R7 has a relatively average weight (1.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Aspire R7.
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