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Acer Aspire E5 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 6GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 6GB Mar 2015
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They may serve as essential devices, but Acer's Aspire E Series laptops go beyond the everyday tasks. The E Series is a touch smarter, faster and easier to use than most essential laptops. The E... More
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16 Reasons For

Acer Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Acer is one of the superior portable PC brands according to average reviews from owners and experts, and Acer also has good reviews for its medium processor core laptops.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on laptops of this spec and age.

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Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

With a maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of 16 gigabytes, the Aspire E5 has one of the bigger maximum on-board graphics adapter memories amongst laptops of this age. The smallest maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of portable PCs of this age and type is 1.7GB and the biggest is 16GB.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

When compared to other notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire E5 that we have assessed, the Aspire E5's total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte is one of the biggest. The total storage capacity of medium processor core laptops that were launched around the same time as the Aspire E5 range from 16GB to 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 530GB.

If you want a portable PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to consider the Lenovo Z51-70 (1TB).

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Aspire E5 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most laptops of a similar spec and age to it. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most laptops that have been available for around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this Acer portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The worst memory clock speeds supported by processor of all similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.

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Quite Big Screen Size

The average screen size of medium processor core laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire E5 is 15", and the screen sizes range from 10" to 18". With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Aspire E5 has one of the bigger screen sizes amongst medium processor core laptops of this age.

If you would prefer a bigger screen size then you might want to look at the Toshiba L75 (17.3" and higher rated).

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Aspire E5 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Aspire E5 also have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Aspire E5, the Aspire E5 has a front camera.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

Across all the portable PCs that were released more than a year ago the hard drive capacity range from 5GB to 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 670GB. When compared to other similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire E5 that we have checked, the Aspire E5's hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte is one of the biggest.

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L3 Processor Cache

This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The Aspire E5 is a two USB 2.0 port laptop.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

At 16 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire E5 has a fairly big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age. The maximum internal memory of notebook PCs of this age and spec range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 13GB.

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Six Battery Cells

The Acer Aspire E5 is a six battery cell count portable PC. Most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Aspire E5 have between two and eight battery cells.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

The battery capacities of portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Aspire E5 range from 37mAh to 9,300mAh. With a battery capacity of 4,700 milliamperes * hour, the Aspire E5 has a fairly big battery capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the Aspire E5.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

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

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9 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The Acer Aspire E5 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (only 900 megahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as the Aspire E5. The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Aspire E5 is 970MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 750MHz to 1,300MHz.

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

Most similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the Aspire E5 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Acer Aspire E5 which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many portable PCs 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.

If the storage medium of this medium processor core notebook PC is not good enough for you then you might also want to look at the DELL Latitude 12 E7250 (SSD).

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on similar spec notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most medium processor core laptops that were released more than a year ago do not have a touch sensitive screen. The Aspire E5 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Heavy

The average weight of medium processor core laptops that have been around for more than a year is 2kg, and the weights range from 940g to 3.8kg. The Acer Aspire E5 is one of the heavier medium processor core laptops that were released one year ago (2.5 kilograms) amongst notebook PCs of this age.

Notebook PCs with a heavier weight that might also be worth considering include the Lenovo G50-70 (2.5kg).

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Aspire E5 is a one USB 3.0 port portable PC. Most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the Aspire E5 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

The slowest maximum turbo frequency of comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the Aspire E5 is 1.7GHz and the fastest is 3.7GHz. At only 2.7 gigahertz, the Aspire E5 has a fairly slow maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were released one year ago.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to it.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire E5

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when Acer released the Aspire E5.

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 2.2 gigahertz, the Acer Aspire E5 has a relatively standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the Aspire E5.

If this notebook PC processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might also want to consider the DELL Latitude 12 E7250 (2.3GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that have been around for more than a year.

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Average Internal Memory

The Aspire E5 has a pretty average internal memory (6 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as the Aspire E5.

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Average Battery Life

At 7 hours, the Aspire E5 has a fairly average battery life compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that were released more than a year ago.

If you would prefer a longer battery life then you might want to look at the Toshiba R50-B (7.4h).

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Storage
Total Storage Capacity
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Memory Card
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Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
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Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
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On-Board Graphics Adapter
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Optical Drive
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Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Speaker
Camera
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Networking
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3G Network Access Module
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Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
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USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Keyboard Layout
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Operating System/software
Operating System
Bundled Software
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Supported Instruction Set
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Intel Secure Key Technology Version
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
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Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
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Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
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Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology

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Expert Reviews

(59)
18 September 2016

Acer Aspire E5-574-53YZThe Acer Aspire E5-574-53YZ is a well-performing system with good build quality - the somewhat unstable display lid notwithstanding - and overall decent ergonomics. It is...

18 July 2016

The Acer Aspire E5 offers long battery life and solid performance for the money, but its mushy keyboard and dim screen disappoint...

13 January 2016

The Acer Aspire E5-574G-77RN is quite similar to Aspire E5-573G in many ways, but the former comes with few crucial changes. The E5-574G has much better and latest 6th Gen Intel Core Processor, a...

Fast 6th Gen Intel Processor
Attractive Exterior
Decent Battery life
Admirable Gaming Performance
Good performance
Bit Heavy
Heap of Acer's Bloatware
No Backlit Keyboard
Reflective non FHD display
8 December 2015

Acer E5 is a good daily use laptop from Acer which can double up as an occasional gaming machine if required. At around 65K it offers one of the best performance to price ratio making it a very...

19 November 2015

The moderately priced Acer Aspire E5-573G-7034 is a desktop-replacement laptop that offers lots of storage and memory, as well as a solid feature set, but its build quality and display could be...

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 1 December 2015 by Alec A.
(Verified Purchase)

This is a great laptop for what it does. I was looking for a simple laptop that had at least 8gb's of memory and a TB hard drive. I did not expect to find one that included a graphics card, and an... Read more…

Reviewed 11 December 2015 by Chris3672

I brought this laptop because this new AMD carrizo processor has great reviews across the board and boasted impressive performance. That would be the case if allowed to use its full potential. The... Read more…

Reviewed 1 December 2015 by Pakou C.
(Verified Purchase)

Want to have a laptop that can game on the go and won't break the bank? Buy this. As far as upgrade ability goes you have... 2 x RAM Slots 1 x Sata Slot 1 x ODD / Sata slot that can utilize a... Read more…

Reviewed 8 January 2016 by Alpha370K

Laptop ordered and delivered within 3 days - Excellent! Good quality laptop, everything works but considering the hi performance processor I thought it was a bit slow booting up. Having said that,... Read more…

Reviewed 16 August 2012 by Lawrence M.

I bought 2 for quantum calculations and am not disappointed. I have one on an ATX sabertooth x79, 64gb of 1866mhz vengeance and an H100. The other is on an mATX Asus rampage IV gene with 32GB of... Read more…

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