Intuitive multi-tasking oriented laptop
Display and Outfit
The Acer Aspire E5-551 (NX.MLDAA.006) carries a 15.6-inch HD Widescreen CineCrystal LCD LED backlit display which provides greater amount of brightness and modest viewing experience with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The simply designed black coloured outfit measures 30.4mm around the waist and has a weight of 2.4kg.
Configuration and OS
Under the hood, the laptop is packed with a AMD quad-core A8-7100 processor clocked at 1.8GHz and based on AMD A76M chipset. Assisting it in handling multitasking is a superior 6GB DDR3 RAM which can be further expanded up to 16GB via two DIMM slots. For better handling of intensive games and videos, there is integrated AMD Radeon R5 graphics unit. It runs on latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS which is extremely easy to use.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The presence of Acer Crystal Eye webcam placed above the display enables you to record 720p videos and enjoy high resolution video calls smoothly. The Acer Aspire E5-551 (NX.MLDAA.006) accounts for the storage needs of the user with a 500GB SATA hard disk. It also packs an 8X DVD RW Drive with dual layer support which has the ability to run the recently launched M-DISCs.
Battery and Connectivity
The Acer Aspire E5-551 (NX.MLDAA.006) keeps the show running for a fair period of time with a 6 cell Li-ion battery. It is loaded with Ethernet port, VGA port, WLAN, digital media reader, Bluetooth v4.0, two USB 2.0 slots, one USB 3.0 slot and HDMI out as connectivity features.
The Acer Aspire E5-551 (NX.MLDAA.006) comes at a reasonable price and is apt for those who specifically need to deal with multiple tasks simultaneously. A good processor would have made it more lucrative.