Cheap laptop with handsome features
Display and Design
The Acer V5-122P (NX.M8WEK.008) features a 11.6-inch Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD LED backlit display which offers sharp and rich viewing experience with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The multi touch display can be used for navigating without using the keyboard or trackpad. Thanks to a waistline of 20.3mm and weight of just 1.3kg, you can easily slide it anywhere and tote around.
Configuration and OS
On the inside, the Acer V5-122P (NX.M8WEK.008) is packed with a 1.0GHz AMD quad-core A6-1450 processor. It draws support from a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 6GB using the single unused DIMM port. The AMD Radeon HD 8250 graphics unit is capable of dealing with simple games and movies. It runs on 64 bit Windows 8 OS.
Camera and Storage
The Acer V5-122P (NX.M8WEK.008) is capable of dealing with high resolution video calls comfortably with Acer Crystal Eye HD webcam and inbuilt microphone. It meets the storage requirements of the user comfortably with a 500GB SATA hard disk.
Battery and Connectivity
The laptop sports a 3 cell Li-ion battery which promises to render uninterrupted service for up to 3.5 hours, which is a bit disappointing considering its portable nature. From the networking and connectivity point of view, we have features like Gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, WLAN, digital media reader, one USB 3.0 slot, one USB 2.0 port and Acer Converter port.
The Acer V5-122P (NX.M8WEK.008) is a small laptop that can be easily carried around and comes at a reasonable price. It has got multi touch display which is rarely found in gadgets of this price. However, the lack of a good battery might make people skip this notebook.