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Acer Aspire V7-581

Acer Aspire V7-581 2 Core Intel Core I3-2xxx 1.5GHz 4GB 500GB 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-2xxx 1.5GHz 4GB Jun 2013
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The Aspire V7 Series Ultrabook combines slender, light mobility with impressive performance and comes in various personality-exuding colours. Its Full HD touch display enhances your entertainment... More
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16 PCI Express Lanes (max)

The Aspire V7-581 is a 16 PCI Express lane (max) notebook PC. Most of the other ultrabooks that were released around the same time as the Aspire V7-581 only have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).

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Acer Laptops Have Good Reviews

Acer is one of the superior notebook PC manufacturers according to average expert and user review score data that we have collected for all portable PCs.

Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Across all the ultrabooks that have been around for a comparable time to the Aspire V7-581 the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 200MHz to 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 290MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 350 megahertz, the Aspire V7-581 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencies amongst ultrabooks of this age.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as the Aspire V7-581, the Aspire V7-581 has a front camera.

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Very Big Screen Size

The screen sizes of notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire V7-581 range from 11" to 18". The screen size of the Acer Aspire V7-581 of 15.6 inches is one of the biggest amongst ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago.

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1,066MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Acer Aspire V7-581 supports a 1,066MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most notebook PCs of this age and type. Most notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The worst memory clock speeds supported by processor of all notebook PCs of this type and age is 133MHz and the best is 1,600MHz.

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L3 Processor Cache

This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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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 similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The Aspire V7-581 is a two USB 2.0 port laptop. Most of the other portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Aspire V7-581 only have one USB 2.0 port.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

The Acer Aspire V7-581 has one of the bigger maximum internal memory (12 gigabytes) amongst ultrabooks of this age. Laptops of a similar age and type to the Aspire V7-581 have maximum internal memory of between 4GB and 16GB.

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15 Reasons Against

Only Two Displays Supported by On-Board Grap

The Acer Aspire V7-581 is a laptop that uses two displays supported by on-board grap. Most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago use two displays supported by on-board grap.

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Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port

The Aspire V7-581 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The Aspire V7-581 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (only 1,000 megahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec. The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of ultrabooks that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Aspire V7-581 is 1,100MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 800MHz to 1,300MHz.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Aspire V7-581 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops that were launched more than two years ago also do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

The maximum internal memory supported by processors of notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Aspire V7-581 range from 8GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 23GB. The Aspire V7-581 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory supported by processors (only 16 gigabytes) amongst ultrabooks of this age.

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Very Short Battery Life

At only 5.5 hours, the Acer Aspire V7-581 has a quite short battery life compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Aspire V7-581. Across all the ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago the battery lifes range from 3.1h to 18h, and the average battery life is 8.5h.

If you would prefer a notebook PC with a longer battery life then you might want to consider the DELL XPS 13 (6h), or the Lenovo T440s (6h).

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

The Acer Aspire V7-581 has a quite slow processor clock speed (only 1.5 gigahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type. The slowest processor clock speed of ultrabooks that are a comparable age to the Aspire V7-581 is 1GHz and the fastest is 2.9GHz.

If this notebook PC processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo X1 Carbon (1.6GHz).

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Heavy

The Aspire V7-581 is fairly heavy (2 kilograms) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec. The weights of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Aspire V7-581 range from 870g to 3.3kg.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on similar spec portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Only Intel Core I3-2xxx Processor Family

The Aspire V7-581 has an Intel Core i3-2xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most ultrabooks that have been around for a similar time to it.

An Intel Core i3-2xxx processor family is actually the worst processor family amongst all laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Aspire V7-581.

The best processor family across comparable types of laptop is Intel Core i7-3xxx.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as the Aspire V7-581, the Acer Aspire V7-581 does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

Most notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Aspire V7-581 have between one and three USB 3.0 ports, including the Acer Aspire V7-581 which has one USB 3.0 port.

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Quite Small L3 Cache

At only 3 megabytes, the Aspire V7-581 has a quite small L3 cache compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. The average L3 cache of notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Aspire V7-581 is 3.3MB, and the L3 caches range from 2MB to 6MB.

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Very Wide

When compared to other laptops of this age and type that we have assessed the width of, the Aspire V7-581's width of 381.6 millimeters is one of the widest. The widths of laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Aspire V7-581 range from 280mm to 420mm.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire V7-581

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when Acer released the Aspire V7-581.

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire V7-581 has a pretty average total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Aspire V7-581.

If this Acer laptop total storage capacity is too small for you then you might also want to look at the Lenovo X1 Carbon (512GB), or the DELL XPS 13 (512GB).

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire V7-581 has a pretty standard internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire V7-581.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Device Type
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
L3 Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
LED Backlight
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G WiMAX
Networking Standard
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
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
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Integrated TV Tuner
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
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 Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management 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
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Execute Disable Bit
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Fingerprint Reader
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 581323c4g52, 581323c4g52a, 581323c4g52ak, 581323c4g52akk
Barcodes 04712196816582

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