New responsive black laptop, the Acer Aspire A317-51-58UM 17-inch Full HD IPS Anti-Glare is designed for everyday use. It benefits from a Quad Core i5 Whiskey Lake processor, a large capacity hybrid storage with fast SSD or a CD / DVD player / writer.
Acer Aspire A317-51-58UM Specs
|Slab||17.3 ” Full HD LED ComfyView (1920×1080, anti-glare)|
|Processor||Intel Core i5-8265U Whiskey Lake (1.6 GHz, 4 cores, TDP 6W)|
|Installed RAM (max)||4 GB (soldered) DDR4 2400 MHz (16 GB), 1 slot (free)|
|Storage space||128GB SSD M.2 (NVMe PCIe) 1 TB at 5400 rpm|
|Graphic card||Intel UHD 620 integrated into the processor|
|Optical reader||CD / DVD player / burner|
|Audio system||2 speakers|
|webcam||Yes, 0.3 megapixel with microphone|
|Network||Wi-Fi ac (1×1) Gigabit Ethernet|
|Bluetooth||Yes, Bluetooth 4.2|
|Card reader||Yes, SD|
|Video output (s)||HDMI|
|Entries exits)||Headphone / Mic Combo|
|USB||2 USB 2.0 1 USB 3.0|
|Operating system||Windows 10 64-bit|
|Autonomy announced||5 hours|
|Dimensions (mm)||419.5 x 289.5 x 24.65|
|Other||Chiclet keyboard, multi-touch touchpad|
Chassis, connectors, Acer Aspire A317-51-58UM display
All dressed in black, it has a sober and elegant look with its black brushed metal finish.
It can open at 180 °, completely flat and has BluelightShield technology to attenuate the blue light emitted by the screen.
This computer is equipped with a correct connector including a convenient HDMI video output to connect easily to a TV or monitor for example, Wi-Fi wireless ac modules and Bluetooth 4.2 for remote connections and communications, ports audio and Ethernet as well as 3 USB all compatible with both USB 2.0 and USB 3.0, USB 3.0 guaranteeing transfers up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0 if you connect a USB 3.0 device . Point USB 3.1 Type-C however what may regret some.
In any case, those who wish to be able to read and write CDs and DVDs will be delighted to be able to do so thanks to this computer since it integrates optical unit. Recall that this feature tends to disappear with the modes of dematerialization and finesse.
The screen will appeal to a maximum of users with its IPS technology. With it, it reproduces colors more faithfully than the average and provides comfortable viewing angles, both horizontally and vertically. With its precise Full HD resolution superior to the 1600×900 standard, the screen is also very suitable for displaying High Definition content and particularly for videos in its 16: 9 format. In addition, its antireflection treatment renders more legible than a glossy slab in a bright environment (ex: outdoor).
Performance, battery life of the Acer Aspire A317-51G-53Q
The Acer Aspire A317-51-58UM is a 17-inch high-definition notebook designed for everyday use.
It takes advantage of a hybrid storage solution and is at the same time of a large capacity thanks to the hard disk of 1000 GB and a great reactivity thanks to the SSD of 128 GB.
In practice, the SSD is planned to accomodate the system as well as the main software, the rest taking place on the hard disk.
With the SSD, we get a better fluidity in everyday life than with a hard disk, as well as starts / stops and launches software much faster.
The SSD goes well with the heart of this computer that includes a low-consumption Whiskey Lake i5-8265U Quad Core processor. It delivers good overall performance to satisfy many users. However, it comes with only 4 GB of RAM, standard amount that will gain to increase by adding a bar of RAM on the free slot if you need to be more comfortable multitasking.
Without a dedicated GPU, this notebook is not designed for heavy graphics like games. It allows, of course, to watch photos and videos thanks to the modest benefits of the Intel UHD 620 part integrated into the Quad Core i5.
As for battery life, put on about 5 hours of battery operation in light use for this computer that is not easy to carry because of its large size and weight of 2.7 kg.