The Acer Aspire 5 A517-51G-36Q8 is a new versatile 17-inch notebook that is currently on sale for 549 euros . It is equipped with a good amount of RAM, a low-power Kaby Lake Core i3 processor, a large capacity hard disk, an NVIDIA dedicated graphics card with Optimus technology or USB 3.1 connectivity. Type-C. It offers an announced autonomy of 7 hours under Windows 10.
Specification of Acer Aspire 5 A517-51G-36Q8
|Slab||17.3 ” WXGA LED (1600×900, brilliant)|
|Processor||Intel Core i3-7020U Kaby Lake (2.3GHz, 2 cores, TDP 15W)|
|RAM installed (max)||6 GB (4 GB 2 GB) DDR4 MHz (20 GB), 2 slots (occupied)|
|Storage space||1 TB at 5400 rpm 1 free M.2 slot (SATA 3.0)|
|Graphic card||NVIDIA Maxwell GeForce MX130 2 GB GDDR5 dedicated, Intel HD 620 integrated processor and Optimus|
|Optical reader||DVD engraver|
|Audio system||2 Dolby Home Theater Speakers v4|
|webcam||Yes, HD 720p CrystelEye HD with microphone|
|Network||Wi-Fi ac (1×1) Gigabit Ethernet|
|Bluetooth||Yes, Bluetooth 4.0|
|Card reader||SD / MMC|
|Video output (s)||HDMI 1.4|
|Entries exits)||Headphone / Mic Combo|
|USB||2 USB 2.0 1 USB 3.0 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen1)|
|Operating system||Windows 10 64-bit|
|Drums||Li-Polymer 4 cells 48Whr|
|Autonomy announced||7 hours|
|Dimensions (mm)||423.32 x 289.91 x 28.25|
|Other||Chiclet keyboard with numeric keypad, multi-touch touchpad|
With its textured black finish on the shell, brushed metal on the inside and silver hinge, it has a relatively elegant and discreet look.
The Acer Aspire 5 A517-51G-36Q8 is a 17-inch notebook designed for versatile use.
It has a good amount of RAM 6GB above the average welcome multitasking. And especially as it shoulder a processor showing its limits under CPU intensive software, the Core i3-7020U low consumption Kaby Lake.
Such a duo delivers good general benefits and is supported in graphic matters by a dedicated card, the GeForce MX130. Thanks to her, we can indulge in games not too greedy in graphic resources.
Depending on the needs, the NVIDIA Optimus embedded technology uses either the GeForce MX130 or the Intel HD 620 integrated Core i3. Optimus favors the latter to the maximum despite its modest benefits because it promotes autonomy because it is not greedy energy. In practice, the GeForce MX130 is activated by Optimus for the graphic processing considered too heavy for the Intel HD 620. Of course with one or other of these graphics solutions, it is possible to view photos and videos.
The screen adopts classic specifications and thus a 16 / 9th format suitable for playing videos with a brilliant treatment that enhances the colors (but suggests glare) and a definition of 1600×900.
Connectivity side, this computer is able to attract a maximum of users with its USB 3.1 Type-C, Wi-Fi ac wireless modules and Bluetooth 4.0 for connections and remote communications, its Ethernet and audio ports, its convenient HDMI video output to connect easily to a TV or monitor for example or its 3 USB all compatible with both USB 2.0 and USB 3.0, USB 3.0 ensuring transfers made faster than USB 2.0 if the plug in a USB 3.0 device.
As for storage, it will delight those who wish to benefit from a large capacity because it is entrusted to a hard drive of 1000 GB.