Standard laptop at reasonable price
Display and Outfit
The Acer Aspire E1-470 (NX.MH3SM.001) offers a 14-inch Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD LED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is encased in a simply designed black coated outfit which measures 25.3mm around the waist and weighs 2.1kg.
CPU and Platform
Under the hood, the Acer Aspire E1-470 (NX.MH3SM.001) is packed with a 1.8GHz Intel Core i3 third generation processor based on QM77 Express chipset. Assisting it is a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 8GB via two DIMM ports. Rich videos are handled by the integrated Intel HD 4000 GPU. It ships with 64 bit Linux OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Acer Aspire E1-470 (NX.MH3SM.001) comes with an Acer Crystal HD webcam and integrated microphone enabling you to have fun with clear and noise free video calling experience. It takes care of the storage needs of the user with a 500GB SATA hard disk. It also gets a SuperMulti DVD RW Drive having dual layer support allowing you to transfer data via disks. The dual stereo speakers aided by MS Sound Compatible software provide rich multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
Fuelled by a 4 cell Li-ion battery, the laptop is rated to deliver uninterrupted service for up to 5 hours. Connectivity features include VGA port, HDMI out, digital media reader, one USB 3.0 slot, Bluetooth v4.0, two USB 2.0 ports, WLAN and Gigabit Ethernet.
The Acer Aspire E1-470 (NX.MH3SM.001) is a typical standard laptop available at a reasonable price. It looks good and offers general performance, neither too good nor bad. The main reason for its affordability is the absence of Windows OS.