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Acer Aspire 5 A515-56-511A


Acer Aspire 5 A515-56-511A
Acer Aspire 5 A515-56-511A (Aspire 5 A515 Series)
Intel Core i5-1135G7 4 x 2.4 - 4.2 GHz, 64 W PL2 / Short Burst, 28 W PL1 / Sustained, Tiger Lake-UP3
16 GB 
, DDR4
15.60 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 141 PPI, LG Philips LGD065A, IPS, glossy: no, 60 Hz
Intel Tiger Lake-UP3 PCH-LP
Micron 2210 MTFDHBA1T0QFD, 1024 GB 
, 884 GB free
Intel Tiger Lake-U/Y PCH-LP - cAVS (Audio, Voice, Speech)
1 USB 2.0, 3 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: combined audio jack
Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201 (a/b/g/h/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/ax = Wi-Fi 6/), Bluetooth 5.0
height x width x depth (in mm): 18 x 363 x 239 ( = 0.71 x 14.29 x 9.41 in)
48.85 Wh Lithium-Ion
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Webcam: 0.9 MP, 16:9 (1280x720)
Additional features
Speakers: stereo, Keyboard: chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes, 24 Months Warranty
1.9 kg ( = 67.02 oz / 4.19 pounds), Power Supply: 260 g ( = 9.17 oz / 0.57 pounds)
750 Euro


Price comparison

Average Score: 80.7% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 5 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 73%, features: 46%, display: 83% mobility: 69%, workmanship: 77%, ergonomy: 84%, emissions: 93%

Reviews for the Acer Aspire 5 A515-56-511A

81.4% Acer Aspire 5 A515 in review: A look at a Tiger Lake laptop | Notebookcheck
The exterior of the Aspire 5 A515 has remained in line with its predecessors but now contains a Tiger Lake CPU. Find out how this processor fares in everyday use and what else users can expect from this office notebook in our review.
Acer Aspire 5 2021 A515-56 SSD and Ram Upgrade
Source: Ricks Tech English
Support, online available, Long, Date: 11/11/2021

Foreign Reviews

Günstiger Tiger-Lake-Laptop fürs Office
Source: HardwareLuxx German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/28/2021
80% Мини-обзор: Acer Aspire 5
Source: RU→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/20/2024
Rating: Total score: 80%
Acer Aspire 5 và xu hướng dịch chuyển của giới trẻ
Source: Zing VN→EN version
Positive: Modern design; compact size; light weight; high performance; full set of ports.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 11/13/2020
Acer ra mắt Aspire 5 mới, trang bị vi xử lý Intel Core i thế hệ thứ 11
Source: Nghenhin Vietnam VN→EN version
Positive: Slim size; light weight; powerful processor; modern design; high performance.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 10/23/2020


Intel Iris Xe G7 80EUs: Integrated graphics card in Intel Tiger Lake G7 SoCs based on the new Gen. 12 architecture with 80 EUs (Execution Units / Shader Cluster). The clock rate depends on the processor model. The Tiger Lake chips are produced in the modern 10nm+ process at Intel.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

i5-1135G7: A quad-core, mid-range processor of Tiger Lake product family designed for use in ultra-light laptops. The i5 is manufactured on Intel's second-gen 10 nm process marketed as SuperFin and features an 80 EU Iris Xe G7 iGPU. Core i5-1135G7 has a base clock speed of 2.4 GHz as long as it is allowed to consume 28 watts.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15-inch display variants are the standard and are used for more than half of all laptops.

The reason for the popularity of mid-sized displays is that this size is reasonably easy on the eyes, often allows high resolutions and thus offers rich details on the screen, yet does not consume too much power and the devices can still be reasonably compact - simply the standard compromise.

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

Acer: In 1976, the company was founded in Taiwan under the name Multitech and was renamed Acer or Acer Group in 1987. The product range includes, for example, laptops, tablets, smartphones, desktops, monitors, TVs and computer peripherals. Since 2007, the group has merged with Gateway Inc. and Packard Bell, which also market their own laptop product lines.

Acer computers are designed for a variety of purposes, including ultrabooks for mobile use, gaming laptops for gamers, affordable options for everyday tasks, and 2-in-1 convertible laptops for versatility. Acer's product portfolio also includes tablets that offer portable computing and multimedia capabilities.

80.7%: This rating is slightly above average, there are somewhat more devices with worse ratings. However, clear purchase recommendations look different.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.


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Stefan Hinum, 2020-12- 6 (Update: 2020-12- 6)