The Acer Aspire M5 481T (NX.M26SI.005) is an excellent machine for business and created by combining a host of powerful features within a decent budget. The combined presence of a brilliant webcam, backlit keyboard, Gigabit Ethernet, 2 USB 3.0 slots, optical drive and SSD memory in a stylish and portable body in this price is seriously commendable.
Display and Design
The Acer Aspire M5 481T (NX.M26SI.005) sports a sharp 14.1-inch HD LED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It looks extremely classy and upmarket with its grey colored outfit with brushed finish which doesn't get affected easily by scratches and smudges. It has an impressive thickness of 20.7 mm and an appreciable weight of 1.9 kg.
Processor and Platform
On the inside, the laptop is loaded with a 3rd generation Intel Core i5 processor racing at 2.6GHz and supported by a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM. For better performance, you can expand it up to 6GB through the single user accessible memory slot. The 128MB Intel HD 4000 GPU is capable of delivering seamless performance with decent quality videos and games. It runs on 64 bit Windows 7 Home Premium OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Acer Aspire M5 481T (NX.M26SI.005) carries a brilliant 1.3MP webcam for high resolution video calls. While the 500GB SATA HDD takes care of your storage needs, the 20GB SSD memory makes sure that the laptop provides ultra fast response. It also has a DVD Writer for transferring files via disks. The backlit keyboard lets you work even in the dark. Powered by Dolby Home Theatre v4.0, the stereo speakers provide imposing sound.
Battery and Connectivity
The Acer Aspire M5 481T (NX.M26SI.005) boasts of up to 8 hours of backup with a 3 cell Li-ion battery. Connectivity features include 2-in-1 card reader, Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN, HDMI out, Bluetooth v4.0, 2 USB 3.0 slots and VGA port.