Average laptop at affordable price
Display and Build
The Acer Aspire ES1-512 (NX.MRWEK.002) features a 15.6-inch Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD display with LED backlit and a native resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is wrapped in a 26.1mm thick black coloured outfit which looks pretty smart and has tips the scale at 2.4kg.
CPU and Platform
For driving its processes, the machine is loaded with a 2.1GHz Intel Celeron dual-core N2840 processor. It is mated to a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM functioning at 1,600MHz and expandable up to 8GB through the single DIMM port. The in-built Intel HD GPU is capable of handling only simple games and movies well. It sails on the latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Acer Aspire ES1-512 (NX.MRWEK.002) is armed with an Acer Crystal Eye webcam which can record HD videos and provide crisp video calling experience. It accounts for the storage needs of the user with a 500GB SATA HDD. Additionally, it has a DVD Writer allowing you to exchange files through CDs and DVDs at ease. The stereo speakers provide HD Audio solution.
Battery and Connectivity
Keeping the Acer Aspire ES1-512 (NX.MRWEK.002) juiced up is a 3 cell Li-ion battery. From the connectivity point of view, the device supports digital media reader, VGA port, HDMI out, digital media reader, Bluetooth v4.0, WLAN, two USB 2.0 slots, one USB 3.0 port and Gigabit Ethernet.
The Acer Aspire ES1-512 (NX.MRWEK.002) is a budget friendly notebook with impressive features such as intuitive Windows 8.1 OS, HD webcam and optical drive. The average processor makes it compute slowly but has to be accepted in light of the price.