Acer Aspire V3-574G-55SD
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Reviews for the Acer Aspire V3-574G-55SD
Source: HardwareLuxx DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/19/2015
Source: Notebookinfo DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/24/2015
Rating: Total score: 88% performance: 85% display: 85% mobility: 90% ergonomy: 90% emissions: 90%
Model: The Acer Aspire V3 is a well-equipped notebook which caters for business users and home users as well. To begin with, this notebook has 15.6 inch screen with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels (Full HD). Its fifth generation Core i5 processor by Intel clocked at 2.2 GHz can reach frequencies of up to 2.7 GHz with Turbo Boost. There are 8 GB of RAM on this Aspire V3, which is sufficient to handle multitasking and also gaming efficiently. Besides the integrated Intel HD Graphics, there is a dedicated GeForce 940M graphic card by NVIDIA which has 4 GB of dedicated VRAM.
Next, the hard drive used is a 1 TB SSHD drive with 8 GB of SSD cache. The weight of the notebook is 2.4 kg, which is fairly lightweight considering the large screen size. There are two USB 3.0 ports and one USB 2.0 port on this notebook. The full-sized keyboard with numeric pad is backlit. This device comes with Windows 8.1 64-bit pre-installed. The Manufacturer claims that this gaming notebook can last up to 5 hours on battery while on the go. Overall the Acer Aspire V3574G-55SD is a well-designed notebook and it can seamlessly handle new game titles at high graphics settings.NVIDIA GeForce 940M: Mid-range graphics card of the GeForce 900M series, based on the Maxwell architecture. 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.
5200U: 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.
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.
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.
88%: This is a good rating above average. Nevertheless you should not forget, that 10-15% of all notebook-models get a better rating.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.