Powerful gaming laptop at modest price
Display, Configuration and OS
The Acer Aspire E5-471G (NX.MN5AA.001) sports a 14-inch Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD LED backlit display offering a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Running on CineCrystal technology, the screen offers increased amount of brightness for enrichening your gaming experience.
Under the hood, the laptop is equipped with a 2.0GHz Intel Core i7 processor belonging to the fourth generation family and based on HM77 Express chipset. Paired with an 8GB DDR3 RAM, it renders silky smooth and blazing fast performance. The RAM is further expandable up to 16GB via two DIMM ports. It sails on latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Acer Aspire E5-471G (NX.MN5AA.001) accounts for the video calling needs of the user with a simple 0.3MP webcam and inbuilt microphone. For storage purposes, it depends on a standard 500GB SATA HDD.
The NVIDIA GeForce 840M graphics processor with discrete 2GB DDR3 memory gives you the liberty to run demanding games and movies without facing any lag. And to create a powerful ambience for gaming, it houses stereo speakers.
Battery and Connectivity
The Acer Aspire E5-471G (NX.MN5AA.001) draws the required amount of fuel from a 4 cell Li-ion battery and can be connected with other gadgets and networks via options like three USB 3.0 ports, Gigabit Ethernet, VGA port, digital media reader, HDMI out, Bluetooth v4.0 and WLAN.
The Acer Aspire E5-471G (NX.MN5AA.001) has the ability to render powerful multimedia performance thanks to its high quality configuration and powerful NVIDIA graphics card. Although the mediocre display is acceptable considering its price, the lack of an optical drive is disappointing.