The aluminum unibody plus Gorilla Glass 2 design of the Aspire S7 makes it incredibly slender, light and strong. At less than 12.9 mm, it's the thinnest Ultrabook with a super-crisp Full HD1 touch...
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14 Reasons For
On average Acer notebook PCs are rated 81 out of 100, which is in the top 12% of all notebook PC brands that we have assessed.
Very Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
The average maximum internal memory supported by processor of portable PCs of this age and type is 24GB. With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of 32 gigabytes, the Aspire S7-391 has a quite big maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Aspire S7-391.
Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
The Aspire S7-391 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency (350 megahertz) compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age. The on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of similar spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Aspire S7-391 range from 200MHz to 650MHz.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
The Aspire S7-391 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels portable PC, which is the most frequently found display resolution.
A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution amongst all ultrabooks that have been available for a comparable time to the Aspire S7-391.
A 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution across comparable types of notebook PC.
Has a Front Camera
The Aspire S7-391 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire S7-391 also have a front camera.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Aspire S7-391 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most notebook PCs of this age and spec. Most ultrabooks that were released around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed.
This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all ultrabooks that were launched around the same time as the Aspire S7-391.
Across comparable types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
+9 More reasons for
SSD Storage Medium
This portable PC has an SSD storage medium, which is typical of many portable PCs that came out more than two years ago. 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.
L3 Processor Cache
This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as it.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Aspire S7-391 has a touch sensitive screen, which is unusual. Most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Aspire S7-391 do not have a touch sensitive screen.
802.11g WiFi Standard
This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on ultrabooks that have been available for more than two years.
Fairly Bright Display Brightness
Across all the ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago the display brightnesss range from 200 cd/m² to 400 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 290 cd/m². With a display brightness of 350 candellas per square meter, the Aspire S7-391 has a quite bright display brightness compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Aspire S7-391.
Fairly High Front Camera Resolution
Laptops that are a similar age to the Aspire S7-391 have front camera resolutions of between 0.3MP and 2MP, and the average front camera resolution is 1.1MP. At 1.3 megapixels, the Aspire S7-391 has a fairly high front camera resolution compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the Aspire S7-391.
Gold EPEAT Compliance
This portable PC has a Gold EPEAT compliance, which is the most frequently found EPEAT compliance on notebook PCs of this spec and age.
The weights of portable PCs of this type and age range from 870g to 2.6kg, and the average weight is 1.6kg. At only 1.3 kilograms, the Aspire S7-391 is fairly light compared to most of the other ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago.
7 Reasons Against
Only One PCI Express Lane (max)
The Aspire S7-391 is a one PCI Express lane (max) notebook PC.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
Most portable PCs that have been around for more than two years do not have a full-size keyboard. The Acer Aspire S7-391 is no exception to this as it too does not have a full-size keyboard.
Very Small Total Storage Capacity
Across all the ultrabooks that have been on the market for more than two years the total storage capacity range from 120GB to 1.1TB. With a total storage capacity of only 128 gigabytes, the Aspire S7-391 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Aspire S7-391.
Quite Short Battery Life
The Acer Aspire S7-391 has one of the shorter battery lifes (only 6 hours) amongst ultrabooks of this age. The battery lifes of notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years range from 3.5h to 18h, and the average battery life is 8.2h.
+4 More reasons against
Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed
The average memory clock speed of ultrabooks that were launched around the same time as the Aspire S7-391 is 1,600MHz. With a memory clock speed of only 1,333 megahertz, the Aspire S7-391 has a quite slow memory clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the Aspire S7-391.
Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory
With a maximum internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire S7-391 has a very small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Aspire S7-391. The smallest maximum internal memory of ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire S7-391 is 4GB and the biggest is 16GB.
Quite Small Battery Capacity
With a battery capacity of only 35 watt-hours, the Aspire S7-391 has a fairly small battery capacity compared to most of the other ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago. The average battery capacity of ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago is 46Wh.
5 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire S7-391
Released Over Two Years Ago
This ultrabook has been on the market for over two years.
Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family
The Acer Aspire S7-391 has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.
Average Internal Memory
At 4 gigabytes, the Aspire S7-391 has a relatively typical internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.
Laptops with a bigger internal memory that might be worth looking at include the DELL Inspiron 15 7537 (6GB).
+3 Other reasons
Average Processor Clock Speed
The Aspire S7-391 has a relatively typical processor clock speed (1.8 gigahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Aspire S7-391.
Average Screen Size
The Aspire S7-391 has a pretty typical screen size (13.3 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Aspire S7-391.
Intel Segment Tagging
Enterprise, Small Business
Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-3xxx
Processor Clock Speed
Intel HM77, Intel HM77 Express
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
DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L, DDR3L-SDRAM
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
1x1, 1x16, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
Maximum Internal Memory
1 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Capacity
1920 x 1080
Touch Sensitive Screen
Typical Contrast Ratio
0.252 x 0.252
Display Response Rise/fall
Display Number of Colours
Supported Number of Colours Display
16.78 million colours
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 400, Intel HD Graphics 4000
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DisplayPort, DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Front Camera Resolution
IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
Micro HDMI Port
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
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
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
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
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)
Intel Smart Cache
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery Cell Count
Lithium, Lithium Polymer (LiPo), Polymer
AC Adapter Power
BIOS, HDD, Supervisor
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Interface Adapters Included
Micro HDMI - VGA
Power Cord Included
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video