The Acer Aspire E5-523 (NX.GDNAA.007) features a strong processor and a lot of RAM which together delivers excellent performance. The battery backup is great and you get an ample amount of storage for saving files. However, a Full HD display or a dedicated GPU was expected in this budget.
Display and Configuration
The Acer Aspire E5-523 (NX.GDNAA.007) comes with a 15.6-inch HD LED display which has a screen resolution of 1,920 x 1,080 pixels. It runs on Windows 10 Home Basic operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture. Acting as the brain of the system is a 2.9GHz AMD Dual-Core A9-9210 processor assisted by an 8GB of DDR4 RAM and an integrated AMD Radeon R5 Graphics card. The user can increase the RAM capacity up to 16GB for better performance.
Connectivity and Battery
On the networking front, the Acer Aspire E5-523 (NX.GDNAA.007) offers a wide range of options such as Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth, two USB 3.0 slots, one USB 2.0 slot, an SD card reader, a headphone jack and a microphone jack. The laptop gets its energy from a 4 cell Li-ion battery in order to keep the show running for long hours.
Camera, Storage and Input Devices
For image clicking, video calling and recording needs, the Acer Aspire E5-523 (NX.GDNAA.007) are armed with a webcam above the bezel. It captures good quality videos. In terms of storage, there is a 1TB hard disk drive present inside the system. It performs the task at a pace of 5,400 revolutions per minute. Input devices include a touchpad with multi-touch gesture support, a standard keyboard and a DVD writer.