Convertible into a Tablet, the Acer Spin 5 SP513-55N-7254 is a dark gray 2-in-1 Ultrabook with 13 inch 3: 2 IPS Full HD touch screen that can be opened at 360 ° is nomadic with its 9 hours of battery life. Thin and light, this versatile laptop PC benefits from a high capacity 1TB SSD storage which enhances its responsiveness and performs well in everyday use with its 16 GB of RAM and its Intel Quad Core i7 Tiger Lake processor at graphic part Iris Xe capable of running games that are not too greedy. In addition, this hybrid computer has a backlit keyboard, a fingerprint reader but also a Wi-Fi ax and USB-C Thunderbolt 4 connectivity.
Specifications of the Acer Spin 5 SP513-55N-7254
|Screen (s)||13.5 “QHD 2K LED IPS 100% sRGB 3: 2 360 ° openable multi-touch touch screen 7.78mm (2256×1504, glossy);
Acer Active Stylus Wacom AES 1.0 included
|Processor||Intel Core i7-1165G7 Tiger Lake (2.8 GHz, 4 cores)|
|RAM installed||16 GB LPDDR4X 4266MHz (soldered)|
|Graphic card||Intel Iris Xe integrated into the processor|
|Storage||1TB M.2 SSD (NVMe PCIe)|
|Connectivity||1 USB 3.0 1 USB 3.2 (Gen2) 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen2) 1 USB 4 Type-C Thunderbolt 4, HDMI 2.0, microSD / SDHC / SDXC|
|Network||Wi-Fi ax (2×2, Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201), Bluetooth 5.0|
|Windows Hello||Yes, via fingerprint reader|
|Audio system||2 Acer True Harmony speakers|
|Operating system||Windows 10 Home 64-bit|
|battery life announced / Battery||9 hours / Li-ion 4 cells 56Whr|
|Weight / Dimensions (mm)||1.2 Kg / 300 x 235 x 14.9|
Chassis, connectors, screen of the Acer Spin 5 SP513-55N-7254
With its dark design in magnesium, lithium and aluminum alloy that can be opened 360 ° to transform into a Tablet, this versatile, rechargeable 4 hours in 30 minutes Ultrabook has an elegant, sober and original look.
Thanks to the multi-touch touchscreen technology, you can interact with the software and the system by simply applying the supplied stylus (which can be directly housed in the PC on the right) or at least one finger via gestures / pressures.
Tactile involves a shiny treatment that reinforces the colors but is sensitive to reflections in a bright environment (eg outdoors).
The screen stands out for its QHD 2K definition superior to Full HD and more precise which makes it well suited to the display of High Definition content but also to work on long documents due to its unusual 3: 2 format higher than the 16th / 9th.
In addition, since it adopts 100% sRGB and IPS specifications, the screen reproduces colors more faithfully than average while having large viewing angles, both vertically and horizontally.
As a fingerprint reader is integrated into this thin and light hybrid laptop PC, you can authenticate by fingerprint recognition via Windows Hello technology.
A backlighting system is also fitted to the chiclet keyboard, which is practical for better distinguishing its keys in a dimly lit environment.
The connectivity integrated into this versatile 2-in-1 Ultrabook is good, consisting of 2 USB-C including 1 Thunderbolt 4 ( against 1 USB-C maximum usually ), Bluetooth 5.0 wireless modules and Wi-Fi ax ( more recent and powerful than Wi-Fi ac ) to communicate and connect remotely, a useful HDMI video output to easily connect this PC to a TV or monitor for example, an audio port as well as 2 USB 3.0 (USB 2.0 compatible) guaranteeing transfers up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0 if USB 3.0 peripherals are connected.
Performance, battery life of the Acer Spin 5 SP513-55N-7254
The Acer Spin 5 SP513-55N-7254 is a thin and light compact High Definition laptop PC convertible into a Tablet for everyday versatile use on the go.
It boasts a large capacity 1TB SSD storage that rivals hard drives worry-free.
In addition compared to the latter, an SSD is less energy consuming, more resistant to shocks, silent and much faster.
Concretely, thanks to the SSD, we benefit from much faster starts / stops, processing and launches of software than with a simple hard drive, or even a faster arrival on the cards of online games.
While this versatile 2-in-1 Ultrabook doesn’t include a dedicated graphics card, it is capable of supporting games that aren’t too demanding on 3D resources. Because it benefits from the services of the Intel Iris Xe solution which are significantly more efficient than those of the conventional Intel UHD 620.
Of course, you can also watch photos and videos with the Iris Xe housed in the low-power Intel Quad Core i7-1165G7 Tiger Lake processor. This is combined with 16 GB of RAM to provide good overall performance that can satisfy many users.
That said, it is better to opt for a PC with a non-low-power processor and / or an appropriate dedicated graphics card if you plan to often carry out heavy work in terms of processor and / or graphics resources.
Finally in terms of battery life, expect around 9 hours on battery in light use for this versatile hybrid 2-in-1 Ultrabook convertible into an easy-to-carry tablet thanks to its lightness, compactness and finesse.