The Acer Aspire E5-523 (NX.GDNSI.004) laptop is a good choice for the people who consider battery backup as one of the major priority and are tight on budget. The ample RAM performs well and you can also maintain a copy of files using the DVD writer. However, high end apps and games shall be an issue due to the presence of average processor.
Display and Configuration
The Acer Aspire E5-523 (NX.GDNSI.004) laptop flaunts a 15.6-inch HD LED display and has a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It looks nice in black coloured polished body and weighs 2.2Kg. Under the hood, there is a 1.4GHz AMD dual-core A9-9410 processor coupled with 4GB of DDR4 RAM and integrated Intel HD GPU. The laptop boots on Linux operating system, thereby one needs to spend a little money in order to enjoy Windows operating system.
Input Devices, Camera and Battery
Input devices include touchpad with multi-touch gestures support, standard keyboard and DVD writer. There is a webcam (present above the screen) and inbuilt microphone which comes in handy for the users for video calling and recording purposes. The device is fuelled by a 4 cell li-ion battery which claims to keep the show running up to 7.5 hours.
Connectivity and Storage
On the connectivity ground, the laptop offers options namely - Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, one USB 2.0 slot, two USB 3.0 slots, an HDMI out, a digital media reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack, a VGA port and a secure digital card. In order to store a large number of different files, there is a 1TB SATA HDD with 5,400RPM speed.