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Acer Aspire S7-393-75508G25EWS

Specifications

Acer Aspire S7-393-75508G25EWS
Acer Aspire S7-393-75508G25EWS (Aspire S7 Series)
Processor
Graphics adapter
Memory
8192 MB 
, dual-channel
Display
13.30 inch 16:9, 2560 x 1440 pixel, 10-finger-multitouch, Sharp SHP13FF LQ133T1JW02, IPS, IGZO-TFT, glossy: yes
Mainboard
Intel Broadwell-U PCH-LP (Premium)
Storage
2x Kingston SMSR150S3256G (RAID 0), 256 GB 
, Intel RAID array 2x128 GB on single chip
Soundcard
Intel Broadwell PCH-LP - High Definition Audio Controller
Connections
2 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, 1 DisplayPort, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: mic+line, Card Reader: SD, Sensors: ambient light, RJ45, USB and VGA dongle at DisplayPort
Networking
Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7265 (a/b/g/h/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 4.0
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 12.9 x 323.3 x 223.5 ( = 0.51 x 12.73 x 8.8 in)
Battery
47 Wh Lithium-Polymer, 4 cells, 6280 mAh, Battery runtime (according to manufacturer): 10 h
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 8.1 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: HD 1280x720
Additional features
Speakers: stereo, Keyboard: chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes, power supply, AC adapter plug, manual, Power Management, Touch Tools, Recovery, Care Center, Theft Shield, 24 Months Warranty
Weight
1.327 kg ( = 46.81 oz / 2.93 pounds), Power Supply: 304 g ( = 10.72 oz / 0.67 pounds)

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 81.4% - good
Average of 5 scores (from 6 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 77%, features: 71%, display: 83% mobility: 80%, workmanship: 92%, ergonomy: 79%, emissions: 93%

Reviews for the Acer Aspire S7-393-75508G25EWS

84% Acer Aspire S7 (2015) Ultrabook Review | Notebookcheck
Sharp as a knife. Slim, elegant and streamlined - the looks of the S7 will stop everyone from simply passing by Acer's premium range. Will the pricey first-rate configuration of WQHD screen and SSD Raid ultimately be convincing? We examined that in this in-depth test report.
Acer Aspire S7 (393, Broadwell) review – elegant and smart business solution for the right price
Source: Laptop Media English
Aside the great design and premium feel, the Aspire S7 is priced just right. You can even see that this machine outperforms most of its competitors and accommodates Intel Core i7-5500U CPU that’s capable of handling some more demanding applications. This, however, comes at a price – you can see on the heat map that the temperatures on the surface are a bit high, but still far away from the user’s hands so it will not interfere with your work. It’s not only designed to look good, but it’s also functional and smartly built with some extra features to make up for a flawless user experience.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/18/2015
80% Acer Aspire S7 2015
Source: Digital Versus English
No major changes have been made to the 2015 version of the Acer Aspire S7. Its chassis is identical to that of last year's model, with the same pros and cons. Nevertheless, this new configuration demonstrated minor improvements in performance, also minimising heat and noise. It's a solid ultrabook for anyone willing to part with a grand.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/27/2015
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 80% display: 80% mobility: 80%
80% Acer Aspire S7-393 review – a bump to Broadwell
Source: Ultrabook Review English
The Acer Aspire S7-393 is an iteration of the "if it's not broke, don't fix it" policy and that's because it is identical to the S7-392, with two exceptions: the hardware platform and the Wireless module. And since the S7-392 was one of the best premium 13 inchers in its days, the S7-393 remains one as well today, with its sleek aluminum and glass made body, its excellent display and fast performance, corroborated with a fair price. But it's starting to show its age here and there, when compared to its more recently designed rivals.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 02/08/2015
Rating: Total score: 80%

Foreign Reviews

80% Test Aspire S7 2015 : l'ultraportable fétiche d'Acer fait-il mieux que l'excellent cru 2014 ?
Source: 01Net French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 01/30/2015
Rating: Total score: 80%
Acer S7-393 ultrabook teszt
Source: Geeks.hu HU→EN
Positive: Very good design, dimensions and performance; very good price/performance ratio.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/13/2015
83% Acer Aspire S7 (Broadwell)
Source: Dinside NO→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 04/27/2015
Rating: Total score: 83%

Comment

Model: The Acer Aspire S7-393-75508G25EWS is lightweight and compact and comes in a clean looking package. The entire chassis comes in silver while the cover on the Acer Aspire S7-393-75508G25EWS is glossy white. The hinge system on the Ultrabook allows for the screen to fully open up to a 180 degree angle. The 13.3 inch Active Matrix TFT Color LCD display features Full HD resolution and uses IPS technology. Colors are good with high clarity enabling users to truly enjoy the wide opening angles. There is a backlit keyboard and responsive touchpad to ease navigation.

The Windows 8.1 system comes with an Intel Core-i7-5500U dual core processor clocked at 2.40 GHz, 8 GB DDR3L SDRAM, Intel HD 5500 GPU and 256 GB SSD internal storage. Other capabilities on the Acer Aspire S7-393-75508G25EWS consist of a webcam with microphone, an HDMI out, two USB 3.0 ports and a card reader. Users will find the laptop a breeze to carry round as it only weighs in at 2.97 lb (1.35 kg) and has a height of 0.5 inches (1.27 cm). Nevertheless the Acer Aspire S7-393-75508G25EWS comes with superb battery life rated at 10 hours of usage with a 4-cell Lithium-Polymer pack. This ultrabook is intended for mobile users such as students with little compromise on functionality.

Intel HD Graphics 5500: Integrated graphics card (GT2) in the Core processors of the Broadwell U-series (15 W TDP). 

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.


Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  


5500U: Broadwell-based ULV (ultra low voltage) dual-core processor for notebooks and ultrabooks. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 5500 GPU and is manufactured in 14 nm.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


13.30":

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.


1.327 kg:

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.


81.4%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.


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

 

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Stefan Hinum, 2015-02- 7 (Update: 2015-02- 7)