The Acer Aspire 3 A315-56-55Z7 is a thin and light black Ultrabook performing in everyday use thanks to its Quad Core i5 Intel Ice Lake processor and its good amount of RAM. Equipped with a 15-inch anti-glare screen, it benefits from a large storage capacity of 1 TB.
Specifications Acer Aspire 3 A315-56-55Z7
|Screen (s)||15.6 ” WXGA HD LED ComfyView (1920×1080, anti-glare)|
|Processor||Intel Core i5-1035G1 Turbo Ice Lake (1.0 GHz, 4 cores, TDP 15W)|
|RAM installed (max)||8 GB (4 GB soldered 4 GB) DDR4 2400 MHz (12 GB), 1 slot (occupied)|
|Graphic card||Intel UHD 620 integrated into the processor|
|Storage||1TB at 5400 rpm|
|Connection||2 USB 2.0 1 USB 3.0, HDMI|
|Network||Wi-Fi ac (1×1), Bluetooth 4.2 Gigabit Ethernet|
|Audio system||2 loudspeakers|
|Operating system||Windows 10 64 bit|
|Autonomy announced / Battery||5 hours / Li-Ion 2 cells 36Whr|
|Weight / Dimensions (mm)||1.9 Kg / 363.4 x 247.5 x 19.9|
Chassis, connectors, screen of Acer Aspire 3 A315-56-55Z7
Open to 180 ° completely flat, it has a discreet look with its thin and light black case which accommodates panels below to facilitate access to RAM and storage.
The connectivity integrated into this Ultrabook is correct, consisting of a practical HDMI video output for easy connection to a TV or a monitor, for example, Wi-Fi ac and Bluetooth 4.2 wireless modules for remote connections and communications, audio and Ethernet ports but also 3 USBs 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 a USB 3.0 device is plugged into it.
No USB 3.1 Type-C port, however, or Full HD definition for the screen which is content with the classic 1366×768 and a 16: 9 format suitable for video playback. As it is anti-reflective, the screen is also more readable than a shiny panel in a bright environment (eg outdoors).
Performance, battery life of Acer Aspire 3 A315-56-55Z7
The Acer Aspire 3 A315-56-55Z7 is a 15-inch laptop designed for everyday use.
As it benefits from an Intel Ice Lake low power Quad Core i5-1035G1 processor and a good amount of 8 GB RAM which is very appreciable in multitasking, this black Ultrabook delivers good overall performance.
However, it is not designed for gaming since it does not have a dedicated graphics card. However, with this thin and light laptop PC, you can watch photos and videos thanks to the (modest) features of the Intel UHD 620 part integrated into the Quad Core i5.
Acer has chosen here a hard drive with a large capacity of 1 TB which will be of interest to those who wish to obtain a substantial storage space, enough to store and install multiple files and software.
As for the autonomy of this Ultrabook, the weight of which is under 2 kg and its thinness facilitate transport, expect about 5 hours of battery operation in light use.