Impressive business centric laptop within budget
Display and Build
The Acer Aspire V5-571 NX.M1JSI.016 Ultrabook shows off a HD Active Matrix TFT Color LCD display with LED backlit and CineCrystal technology to provide rich and bright viewing experience while running media files. The 15.6-inch panel has a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is wrapped in a silver colored body which has a thickness of 23mm and a weight of 2.3kg, both of which are far more than a real ultrabook.
Processor and OS
Doing the duty under the hood is a 1.5GHz Intel Core i3 processor from 2nd generation series and working along with a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM that can be expanded up to 8GB via 2 unused slots. For handling the graphics conveniently without posing much lag, there is a 128MB Intel HD graphics unit. It runs on 64 bit Windows 8 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Acer Aspire V5-571 NX.M1JSI.016 Ultrabook boasts of a 1.3MP webcam which enables you to video call comfortably at high resolution. For taking care of the storage needs of the user, there is a 500GB SATA hard disk. The availability of a DVD Writer allows you to stream files from disks. Powered by Dolby Advanced Audio v2.0, the stereo speakers provide theatre like experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The Acer Aspire V5-571 NX.M1JSI.016 Ultrabook is packed with a 4 cell Li-ion battery which promises to render service for up to 5 hours on the trot. Connectivity wise, it supports Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, 2 USB 2.0 slots, 1 USB 3.0 port, VGA port and Multi card slot reader.
The Acer Aspire V5-571 NX.M1JSI.016 Ultrabook may not be really an ultrabook but has features which make it a smart deal within budget. It boasts of a smart combination of features like latest Windows 8 OS, Gigabit Ethernet, 1.3MP webcam and a reliable battery backup. And it has got the configuration to handle business needs conveniently.