Several customers thought this laptop was thin. Expert review site Pcmag.com said four years ago “This slim laptop” . Expert website Computershopper.com scored the product 4 stars and mentioned “It's also surprisingly slim for a 15-inch budget notebook.” in their review of the Acer Aspire V5. Five years ago expert website Notebookcheck.net said “A thin chassis, good looks, functional input devices”.
A few people who reviewed it thought it was compact. Expert website Notebookcheck.net mentioned four years ago “The compact 11.6-inch subnotebook pleases with its chic design, good workmanship”. Xsreviews.co.uk wrote on expert review site XSreviews.co.uk in the same month “An 11.6″ or 13″ Ultrabook with a super svelte design and powerful hardware”.
Several customers mentioned in their reviews that this laptop was lightweight. Pcadvisor.co.uk said in their Acer Aspire V5 review on PC Advisor.co.uk “A lightweight cheapie of an ultrabook”. Four years ago Firstpost.com wrote “Lightweight for 15-inch notebook” in their review of this laptop. Five years ago Techmagnifier.com wrote “Finally, Acer has come out with a lean and lightweight computing device, Aspire V5-431” in their review of this laptop.
Some customers who reviewed the Acer Aspire V5 considered that it was a good size. Expert review site Techworld.com wrote “Its quite-usable battery life, competent screen and generous dimensions make it a workable choice for a portable machine.” in their Acer Aspire V5 review. Goldfries.com mentioned “Good size for the price”.
One Acer Aspire V5 reviewer who reviewed this laptop considered that it was heavy and bulky. Four years ago Goodgearguide.com.au rated it 4 stars and mentioned “It's not too big or heavy to carry around on a daily basis”.