The Acer Aspire E5-471 (NX.MN2AA.002) is a powerful business centric laptop at a decent price. The presence of a powerful battery acts as the standout feature of this device. The lack of optical drive is a bit disappointing but modern businessmen hardly rely on that.
Display and Outfit
The Acer Aspire E5-471 (NX.MN2AA.002) sports a 14-inch Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD LED backlit display which offers greater amount of brightness and a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is housed in a simple but solid looking black coloured outfit which has a waistline of 30.4mm and a weight of 2.2kg.
CPU and Platform
Acting as the brains of the Acer Aspire E5-471 (NX.MN2AA.002) is a fourth generation Intel Core i5 processor clocked at 1.7GHz. To assist the processor in handling multitasking, there is a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which functions at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 16GB via two DIMM slots. For better management of rich games and videos, it depends on the inbuilt Intel HD 4400 GPU. It ships with latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS to render intuitive user experience.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Acer Aspire E5-471 (NX.MN2AA.002) enables you to enjoy face to face conversations via online video calls using the 0.3MP webcam and inbuilt microphone. It accounts for the storage needs of the user with a 500GB SATA hard disk functioning at 5,400rpm. The stereo speakers renders HD Audio solution.
Battery and Connectivity
Packed with a 6 cell Li-ion battery, the notebook can deliver uninterrupted service for up to 7 hours. Connectivity and networking options loaded in the gadget include VGA port, three USB 3.0 ports, WLAN, digital media reader, Bluetooth v4.0, Gigabit Ethernet and HDMI out.