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Acer Spin 5 SP515-51GN-80A3

Specifications

Acer Spin 5 SP515-51GN-80A3
Acer Spin 5 SP515-51GN-80A3 (Spin 5 Series)
Processor
Intel Core i7-8550U 4 x 1.8 - 4 GHz, Kaby Lake Refresh
Graphics adapter
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile - 4096 MB, Core: 1354 - 1493 MHz, Memory: 7000 MHz, GDDR5, ForceWare 388.31 WHQL, Nvidia Optimus
Memory
8192 MB 
, DDR4, soldered-in
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 141 PPI, 10-finger multiTouch, native pen support, AUO, B156HAN06.1, a-Si TFT-LCD, LCM, IPS, 262K 45% (CIE1931), 60Hz, 250 cd/m², 700:1, glossy: yes
Mainboard
Intel Kaby Lake-U + iHDCP 2.2 Premium PCH
Storage
Intel SSD 600p SSDPEKKW256G7, 256 GB 
, M.2 SSD + Seagate ST1000LM035-1RK172 1 TB HDD, 5400 RPM, 1150 GB free
Soundcard
Realtek High Definition Audio
Connections
1 USB 2.0, 3 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, Audio Connections: Lautsprecher/Kopfhörer/Line-ou, Card Reader: SD, SDHC, SDXC, 1 Fingerprint Reader, gyroscope
Networking
Qualcomm Atheros QCA61x4 (a/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 4.2
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 17.9 x 381.5 x 258.1 ( = 0.7 x 15.02 x 10.16 in)
Battery
48 Wh, 3220 mAh Lithium-Ion, Battery runtime (according to manufacturer): 8 h
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: HD
Additional features
Speakers: stereo speakers, Keyboard: Chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes, AC adapter, Acer Care Center, Acer Portal, Dolby Audio, Norton Security (Testversion), 24 Months Warranty, Noble Wedge Lock
Weight
2.254 kg ( = 79.51 oz / 4.97 pounds), Power Supply: 452 g ( = 15.94 oz / 1 pounds)
Price
1299 EUR

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 74.75% - average
Average of 2 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 88%, features: 54%, display: 85% mobility: 73%, workmanship: 87%, ergonomy: 86%, emissions: 87%

Reviews for the Acer Spin 5 SP515-51GN-80A3

81.5% Acer Spin 5 SP515-51GN (i7-8550U, GTX 1050, 8 GB) Convertible Review | Notebookcheck
More than just a convertible! Above all else, the Acer Spin 5 is a 15-inch convertible. However excitement is aplenty, because Intel’s latest Core i7-8550U and an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 are what we have under the hood here. Whether this convertible laptop can function as a gaming notebook you shall learn in this extensive review.
68% Acer Spin 5 Review: Potente laptop que sufre por falta de un SSD
Source: Arturogoga Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/28/2019
Rating: Total score: 68%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile: Mainstream graphics card based on Nvidia's Pascal architecture and successor to the GeForce GTX 960M. Is manufactured in a 14nm process at Samsung and the technical specifications are very similar to the desktop version.

With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.

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


i5-8550U: Kaby-Lake-Refresh based low power quad-core processor. The four cores are clocked between 1.8 and 4 GHz (Turbo Boost) and support HyperThreading. The integrated GPU is clocked between 300 and 1,150 MHz. The SoC is manufactured in a 14nm+ FinFET process.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.6":

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.


2.254 kg:

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.


74.75%: 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.

 

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Stefan Hinum, 2019-06-28 (Update: 2019-06-28)