Acer Aspire ES1-331-C8XF
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Reviews for the Acer Aspire ES1-331-C8XF
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Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/01/2015
Rating: Total score: 70% price: 75% performance: 26% features: 63% display: 65% mobility: 100% ergonomy: 80%
Model: The Acer Aspire ES1-331-C8XF is a Windows 10 laptop in a lightweight package that is also light on the wallet. Despite its affordable price tag, build quality and design are impressive. The all-white device is elegantly finished in satin texture and is lightweight, weighing in at just 1.5 kg. There is a responsive touchpad and Chiclet keyboard in black, contracting the surrounding white. Display on the Acer Aspire ES1-331-C8XF is a 13.3 inch Active Matrix TFT LCD with ComfyView technology. The display provides good clarity and color saturation even in bright environments.
On-board is an Intel Celeron N3050 dual-core processor clocked at 1.60 GHz, 2 GB of RAM with a maximum of 8GB, an Intel HD Graphics and 32 GB of internal storage utilizing flash memory. The Acer Aspire ES1-331-C8XF comes with Windows 10 Home edition and is, therefore, capable of running multiple productivity applications. Other features include a card reader, Bluetooth 4.0, a webcam, a microphone, an HDMI out, 2 USB ports and a LAN port. Battery life on the Acer Aspire ES1-331-C8XF comes in the form of a 3-cell Lithium Ion pack rated at 3500 mAh.Intel HD Graphics (Braswell): Integrated graphics card in the Intel Braswell series (Celeron and Pentium) processors. Based on the Broadwell architecture (Intel Gen8) supporting DirectX 11.2. Depending on the processor offers 12 or 16 shader cores (EU) and different clock speed. 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.
N3150: Soc with an integrated quad core Atom processor clocked at 1.6 - 2.08 GHz, an Intel HD Graphics GPU and a dual channel DDR3L-1600 memory controller.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 inch display-diagonal.
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.
70%: 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.