Acer Aspire ES1-731-C5TV
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Reviews for the Acer Aspire ES1-731-C5TV
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Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/27/2016
Rating: Total score: 58% price: 44% performance: 46% features: 88% display: 58% mobility: 45% ergonomy: 92%
Model: The Acer Aspire ES1-731-C5TV is a laptop with a well-built chassis, which appears strong and stable. The Microsoft Windows 10 64-bit Home system features a 1.6 GHz Intel Celeron N3150 processor, an Intel HD Graphics, 4 GB DDR3L RAM and a 500 GB HDD with 5400 rpm. Its 17.3-inch LED display features a resolution of 1600 x 900 pixels. While the display is good and bright, it is glossy and, thus, unsuitable for outdoor work.
The keyboard is comfortable to type on and the touchpad is accurate, responsive and supports multi-gestures. The connectivity includes two USB 2.0 ports, a USB 3.0 port, a LAN port, an HDMI port, a audio combo jack, an SD card reader and a DVD-RW drive. In addition, there are security features such as a security lock slot, administrator password, hard drive password, system password, Wake on LAN and Acer Bluelightshield technology. A 0.3 MP webcam makes video calls via Skype possible. The laptop weighs 3 kg and it has a battery life of up to about 3 hours.
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.
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.
This large display size is used for laptops which are mainly intended for an use on a desk.
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 representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 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.
58%: 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.