Low cost laptop for simple usage
Display and Design
The Acer Aspire E5-511 (NX.MPKSI.005) carries a 15.6-inch Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD LED backlit display offering decent viewing experience with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is wrapped in a solid looking iron coloured outfit which has a thickness of 30.3mm and a weight of 2.5kg.
Processor and OS
For driving its processes, the notebook is loaded with a 2.1GHz Intel Pentium quad-core N3530 processor. To assist the CPU in multitasking, it features a 2GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 8GB via the single DIMM slot. The integrated Intel HD GPU has the ability to handle only basic games and videos. It runs on 64 bit Linux OS which is a bit disappointing.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Acer Aspire E5-511 (NX.MPKSI.005) has been spotted with an Acer Crystal Eye webcam which can record HD videos and deal with high resolution video calls smoothly. It takes care of the storage needs of the user with a regular 500GB SATA hard disk functioning at 5,400rpm. The presence of DVD Writer can be used for transferring information via disks. It also has stereo speakers for multimedia purposes.
Battery and Connectivity
Keeping the Acer Aspire E5-511 (NX.MPKSI.005) juiced up for a fair period of time without any interruption is a 6 cell Li-ion battery. Moving to the connectivity and networking section, it gets options like Gigabit Ethernet, two USB 2.0 ports, VGA port, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, one USB 3.0 slot and digital media reader.
If you are looking for a laptop that doesn't ask you to spend much and can deal with basic computing tasks, you can shortlist the Acer Aspire E5-511 (NX.MPKSI.005). In order to justify its low cost, it sports limited specs in every department.