Impressive affordable laptop
Display and Design
The Acer Aspire E1-470P (NX.MF8SI.001) poses a 14-inch HD Acer Matrix TFT color LCD display with LED backlit and a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is wrapped in a 25.9mm thick glossy black body which is designed to stand out in a crowd. The shiny appearance extends even on the inside and is prone to get affected easily by scratches and fingerprints.
Processor and OS
The laptop is powered by 3rd generation Intel Core i3-3217U processor running at 1.8GHz and built on QM77 Express chipset. The CPU is boosted by a standard 4GB 1600MHz DDR3 RAM which can be expanded up to 8GB. The graphics bit is handled by the Intel HD 4000 GPU. It runs on 64 bit Windows 8 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Acer Aspire E1-470P (NX.MF8SI.001) features an Acer Crystal Eye webcam which has the potential to record HD videos thereby guaranteeing clear video calls and provides the necessary storage space via the 500GB SATA hard disk. The laptop has a powerful 8X SuperMulti DVD RW Drive supporting dual layers.
The 2 inbuilt stereo speakers boast of MS Sound Compatible audio playback. You can type comfortably with the Acer FineTip keyboard and access files easily via the multi gesture supported touchpad.
Battery and Connectivity
The Acer Aspire E1-470P (NX.MF8SI.001) can deliver continuous service for up to 5 hours via the 6 cell Li-ion battery. On the connectivity front, it has features like Ethernet Gigabit LAN, WLAN, digital media reader, 2 USB 2.0 ports, 1 USB 3.0 port, HDMI out, Bluetooth v4.0 and VGA port.
The Acer Aspire E1-470P (NX.MF8SI.001) has a host of smart features within a decent budget. It has the power to handle simple business tasks quite well and is not disappointing in terms of entertainment as well. A powerful DVD Drive and a HD webcam further increase its value. It even has a long lasting battery.