Impressive low budget notebook
Display and Design
The Acer Aspire V5-121 NX.M83SI.005 flaunts a HD LED backlit TFT LCD display running on CineCrystal technology and providing extra brightness for comfortable viewing even under the sun. The 11.6-inch screen looks extremely sharp with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The device is extremely sleek with a thickness of 23.5mm and ultra light with a weight of just 1.2kg. Thus, you will have no problem whatsoever in carrying it wherever you go.
CPU and OS
Doing the duty under the hood is a 1GHz AMD Dual Core C70 processor based on A68M chipset and working in tandem with a 2GB DDR3 RAM functioning at 1066 MHz. The presence of 256MB AMD Radeon HD 6290 graphics card may not be able to run high resolution graphics but is efficient enough to handle simple games at ease. It runs on the latest Windows 8 OS which is quite surprising owing to its price.
Camera and Storage
The Acer Aspire V5-121 NX.M83SI.005 has been spotted with an Acer Crystal Eye HD webcam to ensure comfortable video calls. For storage purposes, it comes with a standard 500GB SATA hard disk operating at 5400 rpm. The input functions are served by a trackpad and a standard keyboard.
Battery and Connectivity
The Acer Aspire V5-121 NX.M83SI.005 is furnished with a 4 cell Li-ion battery which promises to provide an uninterrupted service for a maximum period of 5 hours, which is quite remarkable. From the connectivity point of view, the laptop is loaded with features like 2 USB 2.0 slots, 1 USB 3.0 port, VGA port, HDMI out, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0 and Ethernet port.
In case you have been searching for a sleek and light notebook that doesn't cost much, the Acer Aspire V5-121 NX.M83SI.005 is a good buy. It is small, sports a sharp display and runs on the latest platform from Windows. The presence of a sound battery makes it good for travellers.