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Acer Aspire V3 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB Hybrid-HDD 13.3" Laptop

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Acer Aspire V3 Review
Acer Aspire V3 [Video Review]
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5 Reasons For

Acer Has Good Portable PC Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all Acer portable PCs and also specifically for Acer medium processor cores portable PCs and found that in both cases Acer had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Aspire V3 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the Aspire V3 also have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Acer Aspire V3 has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Light

With a weight of only 1.5 kilograms, the Aspire V3 is fairly light compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Aspire V3. The average weight of portable PCs that were released one year ago is 2kg.

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AC Cables Included

This portable PC has an AC cables included, which is typical of many medium processor cores portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year.

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11 Reasons Against

Only Two Number of SATA III Connectorss

The Aspire V3 is a two number of SATA III connectors notebook PC.

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Only Ten Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

The Aspire V3 is a ten maximum number of PCI Express lanes portable PC.

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

Most medium processor cores portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Aspire V3 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the Aspire V3 which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the Aspire V3 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Aspire V3. The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of portable PCs that were released one year ago is 290MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter base frequencys range from 100MHz to 650MHz.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Aspire V3 range from 11" to 18", and the average display diagonal is 15". With a display diagonal of only 13.3 inches, the Aspire V3 has a quite small display diagonal compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Aspire V3.

If you want a bigger display diagonal then you might also want to look at the DELL Latitude 14 E5450[plb_2841727_price] (14").

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has a Hybrid-HDD storage media, which is typical of many laptops 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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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

At only 1.7 gigahertz, the Aspire V3 has a fairly slow processor frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Aspire V3. Across all the laptops of a similar spec and age to the Aspire V3 the processor frequencys range from 0.8GHz to 3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.2GHz.

If this Acer portable PC processor frequency is too slow for you then you might want to look at the DELL Inspiron 3521[plb_2627153_price] (1.8GHz) which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Aspire V3, the Aspire V3 does not have a touchscreen.

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Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards

The Aspire V3 has an 802.11a wi-Fi standards which is better than the 802.11n wi-Fi standards found on most medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it. Notebook PCs of this age and type wi-Fi standardss range from IEEE 802.11a (worst) to 802.11n (best).

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many portable PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire V3

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this portable PC was released.

Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Acer Aspire V3 has an Intel Core i3 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most laptops that came out around the same time as it.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Aspire V3 has a fairly typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Aspire V3.

If this notebook PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might also want to consider the DELL XPS 13[plb_2739272_price] (512GB) which is also higher rated.

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Average Battery Life (max)

The Aspire V3 has a pretty average battery life (max) (7 hours) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Aspire V3 has a pretty average internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Aspire V3.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Type
Hard Drive Interface
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Bundled Software
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI
Intel ME Firmware Version
Embedded Options Available
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
UART
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Fingerprint Reader
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height (front)
Depth
Height (rear)
Width
Packaging Data
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Quick Start Guide
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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Expert Reviews

(98)
13 January 2016

At the end of the day, the latest generation Aspire V15 keeps what's good from the Broadwell variant, but also misses big-time with the screen. The notebook can be found for around ?800, offering...

Unique nanoimprint design
Great keyboard and touchpad experience
Effective and silent cooling system handles heavy workloads in extreme conditions
The panel offers 100 sRGB color gamut coverage and high color accuracy
Good battery life
TN panel is used instead of IPS resulting inlower viewing angles
PWM across all brightness levels (except 100)
Costs more than its predecessor
6 January 2016

Factoring in all the good and the bad aspects, there is no doubt that the Acer Aspire V3-572-78VK is a machine that will never fall short in terms of performance. The design and build quality is...

Metallic materials used in the casing imparts durability to the machine
High-powered Intel Core 7 processor
Satisfactory battery life of 6.5 to 7 hours under regular usage
Excellent price for an 7 laptop
The laptop can be upgraded when and if n
Mediocre TN display with low contrast, reflective screen and poor viewing angles
No maintenance hatch to access the extra RAM memory slot easily
This particular model is only available through Harvey Norman
The screen is outdated, with poor contrast and viewing angles
The casing is slightly flimsy near the keyboard deck and the DVD drive
29 December 2015

In review: Acer Aspire V3-372-50LK. Test model courtesy of Campuspoint.Unsatisfactory maintenance options might still be accepted in a subnotebook without a dedicated graphics card. However, Acer...

6 November 2015

The specific version of the Acer Aspire V3 we tested is not available in India just yet. A variant with all specifications the same, except for a step down to 8GB of RAM, is priced at Rs. 71,999...

9 October 2015

The Acer Aspire V3-547G is the perfect blend of performance and price with very few compromises...

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User Reviews

(513)
Reviewed 20 May 2013 by Ian Kenji
(Verified Purchase)

I needed a laptop to do my school work and my light gaming and as my Acer died on me and considering my previous Acer had lasted me 5 years, I seen no harm in buying a new one. As soon as the... Read more…

Reviewed 9 March 2013 by Hannah
(Verified Purchase)

I bought this laptop a few weeks ago, and so far it has been heaven! It is incredibly fast and responsive, and I seem to have suffered none of the issues others have with this device. I would... Read more…

Reviewed 13 April 2012 by Travis M.

I'm typically not fond of writing quick reviews when having just received a product but since no one else has written one for this drive and I had to overcome some hurdles to get it fully working... Read more…

Reviewed 26 June 2013 by Paul M.
(Verified Purchase)

Great bang for the buck...Windows 8 takes some getting used to mind. My big fear of buying this was regarding the screen resolution, but I can confirm it is full HD at 1920 x 1080. I got this to... Read more…

Reviewed 19 December 2012 by Cracksta
(Verified Purchase)

Bought this laptop a few days after it was released, got this one purely because at the time it was the best GPU for the £450 i paid. Main use was for gaming but didnt actual do much of it... Read more…

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