The Acer Aspire E3-112M (NX.MSMSI.001) is a small and compact notebook available at entry level price. Its lightweight and durable battery make it a good option for frequent travellers. The latest Windows platform and HD webcam further bolster its value. However, it can be sluggish in terms of performance.
Display and Outfit
The Acer Aspire E3-112M (NX.MSMSI.001) flaunts a 11.6-inch Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD LED backlit display which offers sharp and rich viewing experience even with a native resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The compact silver coloured outfit has a thickness of 21.2mm and a weight of just 1.3kg so that you can lug around with it at ease.
Configuration and OS
For driving its processes, the machine carries a 2.1GHz Intel Celeron dual-core N2840 processor from the fourth generation. It also has a 2GB DDR3 RAM which may pose lag while running powerful applications. Its capacity can be further expanded up to 8GB using the two user accessible DIMM ports. The integrated Intel HD GPU is capable of handling only simple games and videos without much lag. It ships with the latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS which is a plus point in this price range.
Camera and Storage
The Acer Aspire E3-112M (NX.MSMSI.001) is equipped with an Acer Crystal Eye HD webcam which has the potential to record HD videos. The 500GB Serial-ATA hard disk provides plenty of space to create a library of files and folders.
Battery and Connectivity
The Acer Aspire E3-112M (NX.MSMSI.001) sips juice from a non removable 3 cell Li-Po battery which is capable of delivering uninterrupted service for up to 5 hours. The networking and connectivity features include Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, one USB 3.0 slot, one USB 2.0 port, HDMI out and digital media reader.