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Acer medium processor core laptops have good ratings on average and across all notebook PCs Acer is one of the better rated brands.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.
Four SATA Connectors
The Acer Aspire V3 is a four SATA connector notebook PC.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Aspire V3 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most medium processor core laptops that were released around the same time as it.
This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the Aspire V3.
The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of notebook PC is 133MHz.
Has a Front Camera
The Aspire V3 has a front camera, as do most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire V3.
We compared all the other laptops with a front camera to this laptop and we think the Asus X555LA (£329.00), and the DELL Latitude 15 3550 (£349.95) which is cheaper is also worth considering.
Other portable PCs which also have a front camera that you might want to consider include the Acer Aspire V3.
AC Cable Included
This notebook PC has an AC cable included, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for more than a year.
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L3 Processor Cache
This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago.
The weights of medium processor core laptops that came out more than a year ago range from 940g to 14kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg. With a weight of only 1.5 kilograms, the Acer Aspire V3 is quite light compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Aspire V3.
If you would consider a portable PC with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Acer Aspire E5-571 (2.5kg and cheaper), or the HP ProBook 450 (2.1kg and cheaper).
802.11g WiFi Standard
The Aspire V3 has an 802.11g WiFi standard which is better than the 802.11n WiFi standard found on most notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to it. Across all portable PCs of this age and type the best Wi-Fi standard is 802.11n and the worst is 802.11ad.
Fairly High Front Camera Resolution
Comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year have front camera resolutions of between 0.3MP and 2.1MP. With a front camera resolution of 1.3 megapixels, the Acer Aspire V3 has one of the higher front camera resolutions amongst medium processor core laptops of this age.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.
The narrowest notebook PC that was released around the same time as the Aspire V3 is 210mm wide, the widest is 430mm, and the average width is 360mm. With a width of only 327 millimeters, the Aspire V3 is one of the narrower medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the Aspire V3 amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age.
3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) USB Version
This portable PC has a 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) USB version, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this type and age.
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Only Not Supported HD Type
The HD type of the this laptop are Not supported, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to it.
Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
The Aspire V3 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port laptop.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The Aspire V3 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Aspire V3 do have a full-size keyboard.
This notebook PC has a Hybrid-HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on portable PCs of this type and age. 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 Small Screen Size
Laptops of this age and type have screen sizes of between 11" and 18". With a screen size of only 13.3 inches, the Aspire V3 has one of the smaller screen sizes amongst medium processor core laptops of this age.
If this portable PC screen size is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Medion AKOYA S4217T (14" and cheaper).
Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed
The Aspire V3 has a quite slow processor clock speed (only 1.9 gigahertz) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the Aspire V3. The slowest processor clock speed of notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Aspire V3 is 0.8GHz and the fastest is 3.3GHz.
There are a number of other 1.9GHz processor clock speed notebook PCs currently available that you might want to consider including the Acer Aspire E5-571 which is cheaper.
If you would prefer a laptop with a faster processor clock speed then you might want to look at the DELL Latitude 15 3550 (£349.95) (2GHz and cheaper).
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on laptops of a comparable spec and age to it.
It may also be worth considering one of the other notebook PCs that have a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels currently available including cheaper portable PCs such as the DELL Latitude 15 3550 (£349.95).
Portable PCs with a higher display resolution that might be worth looking at include the Acer Aspire E5-771 (1920 x 1080).
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Aspire V3 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released more than a year ago also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
We compared this notebook PC to all the other portable PCs with a touch sensitive screen and we think the Medion AKOYA S4217T is also worth considering.
Only One USB 3.0 Port
Most laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Aspire V3 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the Aspire V3 which has one USB 3.0 port.
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Released Over a Year Ago
This portable PC was released over a year ago.
Intel Core I3 Processor Family
The Acer Aspire V3 has a better processor family than most similar spec portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it. This Acer notebook PC has an Intel Core i3 processor family, whereas most portable PCs of a similar age and spec to it have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family.
It may also be worth also looking at one of the other portable PCs that have an Intel Core i3-4xxx processor family currently available including cheaper notebook PCs such as the Asus X555LA (£230.00), or the Medion AKOYA S4217T.
If the processor family of this portable PC is not good enough for you then you might want to consider the Toshiba Satellite Pro R50-B (Intel Core i5-4xxx and cheaper).
Average Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire V3 has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been available for more than a year.
It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 500GB total storage capacity laptops currently available including cheaper notebook PCs such as the Acer Aspire E5-571, or the HP ProBook 450.
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