If you’re finding right notebook for heavy-duty tasks, serious multimedia works, 1080p video playback and moderate gaming. The Acer Aspire 5 A517-51G-55RE Laptop is one of the best choices. For the price under $700, the 17-inch laptop features a Full HD ComfyView display with wide viewing angle to deliver stunning view and clear images from almost any angle.
Just 1.1 inch thick and weighing 6.6 pounds, featuring 4-Cell Lithium-Ion battery lasts up to 7-hour battery life on a full charge. The Acer Aspire 5 A517-51G-55RE allows you can handle all your computing needs efficiently and smoothly thanks to a quad-core Intel Core i5-8250U processor from Kaby Lake processor and ultra-quick 8GB of DDR4 RAM. A huge 1TB hard drive is an ideal for large files but it not good for intensive gaming.
Coming with an NVIDIA GeForce MX150 graphics card backed by a dedicated 2GB video memory for graphics smooth, lag-free visuals. The GPU is sufficient enough for editing photos, streaming 1080p videos and playing moderate games. Two speakers but does not have sound enhancement software.
Use the integrated an HD web camera to take photos, which support up to 720p resolution.
There’s a newest USB 3.1 Type-C slot for faster and easier connection along with two USB 2.0 slots, and one USB 3.0 ports.
However, the Acer Aspire 5 A517-51G-55RE laptop does not have a backlight keyboard and SSD storage.
Full Specs of Acer Aspire 5 A517-51G-55RE Laptop
Operating System Windows 10 Home
CPU Intel Core i5-8250U processor Quad-core
CPU features 6MB Cache and 1.6GHz up to 3.4Gz
RAM 8GB Memory
RAM Type DDR4
Hard Drive 1TB HDD
Hard Drive RPM –
Optical Drive DVD drive
Cloud storage –
Display 17.3″ diagonal
Display features Full HD ComfyView IPS
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce MX150
Graphics Memory 2 GB DDR5 VRAM
Audio features 2 stereo speakers
Camera 720p HD
USB Port 1 x USB 3.0, 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB 3.1 Type-C
HDMI Port 1 x HDMI
Video Port –
Media reader SD card reader
Wireless 802.11 AC
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0
LAN Gigabit Ethernet
Pointing device Multi Touchpad
Keyboard Full size keyboard
Audio Port audio jack
Battery 4-Cell Lithium Ion (Li-ion)
Battery Life Up to 7 hours battery life
Dimensions 1.1″ x 16.7″ x 11.4″
Weight 6.6 pounds