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Acer Aspire V5-531 2 Core Intel Pentium 1.3GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Pentium 1.3GHz 4GB Oct 2012
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- The Aspire V5 Series features slimmed-down mobile convenience in your choice of 11.6", 14.0" and 15.6" display sizes -- including models with 10-point touchscreens! Available in an array of... More
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Acer Has Good Laptop Reviews

We checked 1,714 owner and expert reviews for Acer notebook PCs and found that on average Acer has good reviews. We also found that Acer has good reviews specifically within its medium processor cores notebook PCs range.

Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Aspire V5-531 has a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire V5-531 which do not have a full-size keyboard.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops that have been available for more than two years.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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13 Reasons Against

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

The Aspire V5-531 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity notebook PC.

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Does Not Have a Front Camera

The Acer Aspire V5-531 does not have a front camera, unlike most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago which have a front camera.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Aspire V5-531 the battery life (max)s range from 2h to 5,200h. The Aspire V5-531 has a fairly short battery life (max) (only 4 hours) compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a similar age to the Aspire V5-531.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on portable PCs of a similar type and age to it. 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 portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

At only 1.3 gigahertz, the Acer Aspire V5-531 has a very slow processor frequency compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago. Notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Aspire V5-531 have processor frequencys of between 0.8GHz and 3.3GHz.

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Only Intel Pentium Processor Family

The Aspire V5-531 has a better processor family than most medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it. This notebook PC has an Intel Pentium processor family, whereas most comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Across all portable PCs of this age and type the processor family ranges from AMD C to Intel Core i7-3xxx.

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Only Two Processor Threadss

The Aspire V5-531 is a two processor threads laptop.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

The average battery capacity of laptops of this spec and age is 3,800mAh. The Aspire V5-531 has one of the smaller battery capacitys (only 2,500 milliamperes * hour) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Small Processor Cache

With a processor cache of only 2 megabytes, the Aspire V5-531 has a fairly small processor cache compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago. The smallest processor cache of notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Aspire V5-531 is 0.51MB, the biggest is 4MB, and the average processor cache is 3MB.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Aspire V5-531, the Aspire V5-531 does not have a touchscreen.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire V5-531

Released Over Four Years Ago

This notebook PC was released over four years ago.

Average Display Diagonal

The Acer Aspire V5-531 has a relatively standard display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire V5-531 has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.3 kilograms, the Aspire V5-531 has a pretty typical weight compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for more than two years.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Aspire V5-531 has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Aspire V5-531.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Manufacturer
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Model
Processor Cache Type
Number of Processors Supported
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Networking
Cabling Technology
Networking Standards
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Networking Features
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Operating System Architecture
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Power
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Mouse Included
Bag Included
AC Adapter Included
Other Features
Graphics Adapter Family
Infrared Data Port

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 531967b4g50, 531967b4g50m, 531967b4g50ma, 531967b4g50mas, 531967b4g50mass, acer nxm2cek004

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