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Acer Aspire E5-521
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Acer Aspire E5-521 4 Core AMD a 1.8GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

4 AMD a 1.8GHz 4GB Nov 2014
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Thin and with an easy grip, it's an ideal partner to go anywhere and work anytime. With 7 hours of battery you stay connected all day. And with AcerCloud you stay in sync with everything you need,... More
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6 Reasons For

Good Brand

Based on 2,666 user and expert reviews, Acer has good reviews for its notebook PCs. Acer also has good reviews specifically for its many processor core portable PCs.

Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Aspire E5-521 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago also have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Aspire E5-521 has a front camera. Most of the other many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to the Aspire E5-521 also have a front camera.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for more than a year.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This laptop has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on many processor core portable PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and type.

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10 Reasons Against

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

The Aspire E5-521 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a similar time 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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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

Across all the notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago the processor clock speeds range from 1.3GHz to 3.1GHz. At only 1.8 gigahertz, the Aspire E5-521 has a quite slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Aspire E5-521.

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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 many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Aspire E5-521 does not have a touch sensitive screen, although this is within the context that most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the Aspire E5-521 also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

The average battery capacity of portable PCs that are a similar age to the Aspire E5-521 is 3,400mAh, and the battery capacities range from 58mAh to 6,700mAh. With a battery capacity of only 2,500 milliamperes * hour, the Aspire E5-521 has a quite small battery capacity compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Aspire E5-521.

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Quite Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The Acer Aspire E5-521 has one of the smaller discrete graphics adapter memory (only 1,024 megabyte) amongst notebook PCs of this age. Across all the portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Aspire E5-521 the discrete graphics adapter memory range from 1GB to 8.2GB, and the average discrete graphics adapter memory is 2.4GB.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

At only 8 gigabytes, the Aspire E5-521 has a fairly small maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Aspire E5-521. The maximum internal memory (64-bit) of many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to the Aspire E5-521 range from 4GB to 32GB.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire E5-521 has a fairly small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire E5-521. Many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire E5-521 have maximum internal memory of between 2GB and 32GB.

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Thick

The average height of portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire E5-521 is 27mm, and the heights range from 8.9mm to 55mm. The Acer Aspire E5-521 is fairly thick (30.4 millimeters) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Aspire E5-521.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire E5-521

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when Acer released the Aspire E5-521.

Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Acer Aspire E5-521 has a fairly standard screen size compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Aspire E5-521.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.5 kilograms, the Aspire E5-521 has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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AMD a Processor Family

The Acer Aspire E5-521 has an AMD A processor family which is better than most notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it. Most many processor core portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it have an Intel Core i7 processor family.

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Average Battery Life

The Aspire E5-521 has a pretty average battery life (8 hours) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Aspire E5-521.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Aspire E5-521 has a fairly typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire E5-521.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire E5-521 has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the Aspire E5-521.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Panel Type
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
3D
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Disc Types Supported
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Video Capturing Speed
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
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
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
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® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection Type
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height (front)
Depth
Height (rear)
Width
Packaging Data
Mouse Included
Handheld Remote Control
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Other Features

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Product Identifiers

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