Acer is one of the superior portable PC brands according to average reviews from users and experts, and Acer also has good ratings for its 2 in 1 laptops.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
The highest display resolution of the Aspire R7-572G is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels portable PC, which is the most common display resolution.
This portable PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution across all similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Aspire R7-572G.
Across comparable types of portable PC the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels.
Has a Front Camera
The Aspire R7-572G has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.
Fairly Big Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the Aspire R7-572G has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were released around the same time as the Aspire R7-572G. Laptops of a comparable type and age to the Aspire R7-572G have internal memory of between 1GB and 16GB, and the average internal memory is 4.8GB.
Very Big Screen Size
The Aspire R7-572G has a quite big screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to the Aspire R7-572G. The screen sizes of portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Aspire R7-572G range from 10" to 16".
Intel Core I5 Processor Family
This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for a comparable time to it.
Portable PCs with a better processor family that might be worth considering include the Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga (£989.99) (Intel Core i7-4xxx).
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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity
The Aspire R7-572G has one of the bigger total storage capacity (750 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age. The smallest total storage capacity of laptops of a similar age and type to the Aspire R7-572G is 16GB, the biggest is 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 340GB.
L3 Processor Cache
This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable spec and age 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 age and type.
AC Cable Included
This laptop has an AC cable included, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Aspire R7-572G has a touch sensitive screen, as do most of the other laptops that are a comparable age to the Aspire R7-572G.
Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory
Across all the similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years the maximum internal memory range from 2GB to 16GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 7.6GB. The Acer Aspire R7-572G has a fairly big maximum internal memory (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were launched around the same time as the Aspire R7-572G.
Very Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
At 16 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire R7-572G has a very big maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than two years. The maximum internal memory (64-bit) of 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Aspire R7-572G range from 2GB to 16GB.
Fairly Big Cache Memory
At 3 megabytes, the Acer Aspire R7-572G has a fairly big cache memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Aspire R7-572G. The cache memories of comparable spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Aspire R7-572G range from 1MB to 4MB.
Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity
The Aspire R7-572G has one of the bigger hard drive capacity (750 gigabytes) amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. The average hard drive capacity of 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire R7-572G is 540GB.
802.11a WiFi Standard
This notebook PC has 802.11a, 802.11g and 802.11n WiFi standards, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to it.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
The biggest memory slots of the Acer Aspire R7-572G is 2x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of a 1x SO-DIMM notebook PC, which is the most frequently found memory slots.
A 2x SO-DIMM memory slot is actually the best memory slots amongst all 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to the Aspire R7-572G.
Amongst similar types of notebook PC the worst memory slots is 1x SO-DIMM.
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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
At only 200 megahertz, the Aspire R7-572G 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 more than two years. Similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire R7-572G have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 200MHz and 650MHz.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The Aspire R7-572G does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire R7-572G also do not have a full-size keyboard.
Only HDD Storage Medium
The Acer Aspire R7-572G has an HDD storage medium which is better than the SSD storage medium found on most 2 in 1 laptops 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.
This portable PC's storage medium (HDD) is in fact the worst storage medium amongst all 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for more than two years.
Amongst comparable types of portable PC the best storage medium is SSD.
The weights of 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Aspire R7-572G range from 0.88g to 20kg, and the average weight is 1.7kg. At 2.5 kilograms, the Acer Aspire R7-572G is very heavy compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago.
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Very Dim Display Brightness
Comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire R7-572G have display brightnesss of between 200 cd/m² and 6,000 cd/m². At only 300 candellas per square meter, the Aspire R7-572G has a quite dim display brightness compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire R7-572G.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
This notebook PC was released over two years ago.
Average Battery Life
At 8 hours, the Aspire R7-572G has a relatively typical battery life compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.
Average Processor Clock Speed
The Aspire R7-572G has a fairly typical processor clock speed (1.6 gigahertz) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Aspire R7-572G.
If you want a faster processor clock speed then you might also want to consider the Lenovo Yoga (1.7GHz) which also has a higher Rating.
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Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-4xxx
Processor Clock Speed
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
133, 1333, 333, 1600
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
2 x 4
Total Storage Capacity
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
1920 x 1080
Touch Sensitive Screen
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4400
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
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
Discrete Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11a, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt Combo Port
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
LAN/VGA Combo Port
SATA III Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Integrated TV Tuner
Windows 8, Windows 8.1
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 Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
AVX, AVX 2.0
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery Cell Count
Lithium, Lithium Polymer (LiPo), Polymer
AC Adapter Power
Weight & Dimensions
Height At Front
Height At Rear
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Operating Relative Humidity Range
20 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
10 - 35
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel Quick Sync Video