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Acer Aspire 3 A315-21-651Y

Specifications

Acer Aspire 3 A315-21-651Y
Acer Aspire 3 A315-21-651Y (Aspire 3 Series)
Processor
Graphics adapter
AMD Radeon R4 (Stoney Ridge), Core: 200-655 MHz, Single-channel, 22.19.662.4 (Crimson 17.7.2)
Memory
8192 MB 
, DDR4-2400, Single-channel, One memory bank (occupied), 4 GB soldered
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixel 100 PPI, Chi Mei N156BGA-EA2, TN LED, glossy: no
Mainboard
AMD CZ FCH
Storage
Kingston RBUSNS8180DS3128GH, 128 GB 
, + Seagate ST1000LM035 (1 TB, 5400 rpm), 1010 GB free
Soundcard
Realtek ALC255 @ AMD K15.7 - High Definition Audio Controller
Connections
2 USB 2.0, 1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: Audio combo, Card Reader: SD, TPM 2.0
Networking
Realtek RTL8168/8111 Gigabit-LAN (10/100/1000/2500/5000MBit/s), Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 Wireless Network Adapter (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 4.1
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 21.6 x 381.6 x 259 ( = 0.85 x 15.02 x 10.2 in)
Battery
37 Wh, 4810 mAh Lithium-Ion, Battery runtime (according to manufacturer): 5.5 h
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: SD
Primary Camera: 0.3 MPix
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet, Keyboard Light: no, 24 Months Warranty
Weight
2.1 kg ( = 74.08 oz / 4.63 pounds), Power Supply: 265 g ( = 9.35 oz / 0.58 pounds)
Price
499 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 74.4% - average
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 54%, features: 45%, display: 75% mobility: 69%, workmanship: 68%, ergonomy: 72%, emissions: 92%

Reviews for the Acer Aspire 3 A315-21-651Y

74.4% Acer Aspire 3 A315-21 (A6-9220, Radeon R4) Laptop Review | Notebookcheck
Simple office computer. Acer's 15.6-inch laptop offers an AMD APU from the Stoney Ridge generation, a quick SSD, and an additional 2.5-inch hard drive. The battery life leaves something to be desired.
Ревю на Acer Aspire 3 (A315-21) – добър бюджетен лаптоп
Source: Laptop.bg BU→EN
Positive: Great built quality; good speakers; nice display; low price; decent hardware. Negative: Low performance.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 09/16/2018

Comment

AMD Radeon R4 (Stoney Ridge): Integrated graphics adapter of some AMD-A dual-core APUs ("Stoney Ridge"). Based on the GCN architecture, implements 192 shader units and runs at up to 600 MHz depending on the model. The performance can vary heavily depending on the TDP (10-15 Watts for the whole chip). Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
A6-9220: Entry-level APU of the Stoney-Ridge series released in 2016. Integrates 2 CPU cores (1 module with two integer and one FP unit) clocked at 2.5 to 2.9 GHz and an AMD Radeon R4 graphics card clocked at 655 MHz.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
15.6":

15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
2.1 kg:

Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.


Acer: The company was founded under the name of Multitech in Taiwan in 1976 and renamed to Acer or Acer Group in 1987. The product range includes, for example, laptops, tablets, smartphones, desktops, monitors and televisions. Gateway Inc. and Packard Bell also belong to the Group and sell their own laptops.

While Acer still had the third largest global market share in the notebook segment in 2008, it ranked 6th in 2016 with a market share of 6% after they had continuously lost market shares.

There are dozens of Acer laptop reviews per month, the ratings are average (as of 2016). Gateway, which has an own laptop line-up, has also belonged to the Acer Group since 2007.


74.4%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum, 2018-10-29 (Update: 2018-10-29)