Reasonably priced mini notebook
Display and Design
The Acer Aspire V5-123 (NX.MFQEK.001) sports a 11.6-inch Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD LED backlit display which offers visuals with increased brightness and at a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The simply designed black coloured outfit has a thickness of 23.5mm and tips the scale at 1.2kg. It has an Acer FineTip keyboard and a gesture supported touchpad.
Processor and OS
Doing the duty under the hood is a 1.0GHz AMD dual-core E1-2100 processor. It works in tandem with a 2GB DDR3 RAM which is capable of handling only simple multitasking. For better performance, you can increase it up to 4GB. The Acer Aspire V5-123 (NX.MFQEK.001) claims to manage moderately rich games and movies with the AMD Radeon HD 8210 graphics unit. It ships with 64 bit Windows 8 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The notebook is armed with an Acer Crystal Eye webcam which can shoot 720p videos and provide clear video calling experience. It accounts for the storage requirements of the user with a 320GB SATA hard disk functioning at 5,400rpm. It has stereo speakers to render HD Audio solution.
Battery and Connectivity
The Acer Aspire V5-123 (NX.MFQEK.001) ensures interruption free service for a maximum period of 4 hours with a 4 cell Li-ion battery. The networking and connectivity features include two USB 2.0 slots, one USB 3.0 port, HDMI out, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, VGA port, Gigabit Ethernet and digital media reader.
If you want a small laptop that doesn't ask you to spend much, the Acer Aspire V5-123 (NX.MFQEK.001) is worth considering. It is small, can be easily carried around and used for simple computing tasks only.