If you are looking to purchase a laptop that doesn't ask you to spend much and is efficient enough to handle standard computing tasks, the Acer Aspire E5-521 (NX.MLFEK.002) is worth considering. It has a standard RAM, 1TB hard disk, HD webcam and optical drive. However, it lacks a good processor which is justified by its price.
Display and Outfit
The Acer Aspire E5-521 (NX.MLFEK.002) sports a 15.6-inch Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD display with LED backlit and a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is wrapped in a simply designed black coloured body which has a waistline of 30.3mm and tips the scale at 2.5kg.
Configuration and OS
At the helm of the Acer Aspire E5-521 (NX.MLFEK.002), you can find a 1.8GHz AMD quad-core A4-6210 processor. Assisting it is a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which is expandable up to 16GB through the two user accessible DIMM slots. The AMD Radeon R3 graphics unit takes care of intensive games and videos. It ships with 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS.
Camera and Storage
The Acer Aspire E5-521 (NX.MLFEK.002) is armed with an Acer Crystal Eye webcam which can record 720p videos and manage high resolution video calls smoothly. It accounts for the storage needs of the user with a massive 1TB SATA hard disk. With the DVD Writer, you can easily load files on disks.
Battery and Connectivity
The notebook keeps the show running for a fair period of time with a 6 cell Li-ion battery of 2,500mAh. Coming to the connectivity and networking package, we have features like Gigabit Ethernet, HDMI out, digital media reader, Bluetooth v4.0, two USB 2.0 ports, one USB 3.0 slot, VGA port and WLAN.