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Acer Aspire 3 A315-41-R98U

Specifications

Acer Aspire 3 A315-41-R98U
Acer Aspire 3 A315-41-R98U (Aspire 3 Series)
Graphics adapter
Memory
8192 MB 
, DDR4-2666
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixel 100 PPI, TN LED, glossy: no
Mainboard
AMD CZ FCH
Storage
256 GB NVMe, 256 GB 
Connections
2 USB 2.0, 1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: SD
Networking
Realtek RTL8168/8111 Gigabit-LAN (10/100/1000MBit), Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 Wireless Network Adapter (a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.2
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 29.2 x 381.6 x 259 ( = 1.15 x 15.02 x 10.2 in)
Battery
37 Wh, 4810 mAh Lithium-Ion, 7.7V
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: VGA 0.3MP
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet, Keyboard Light: no, 24 Months Warranty
Weight
2.4 kg ( = 84.66 oz / 5.29 pounds), Power Supply: 270 g ( = 9.52 oz / 0.6 pounds)
Price
550 Euro

 

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Average Score: 60% - poor
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Reviews for the Acer Aspire 3 A315-41-R98U

60% Acer Aspire 3 (A315-41-R98U)
Source: PC Mag English
This AMD Ryzen-based version of Acer's Aspire 3 budget laptop offers healthy pep for the money, but the touchpad, the battery, and the 15.6-inch display let down the team.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/16/2019
Rating: Total score: 60%

Comment

AMD Vega 8: Integrated graphics card of the Ryzen APUs based on the Vega architecture with 8 CUs (= 512 shaders) and a clock of up to 1100 MHz. With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
2500U: Mobile APU that integrates four Zen cores clocked at 2 to 3.6 GHz. The TDP is configurable between 12 to 25 Watt (15 W nominal) and the integrated Radeon RX Vega 8 is clocked at up to 1100 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.
2.4 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.


60%: Such a bad rating is rare. There exist hardly any notebooks, which are rated worse.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum, 2019-03- 6 (Update: 2019-03- 6)