The Acer Aspire ES1-512 (NX.MRWSI.003) is a good choice for the one who want an inexpensive laptop with excellent battery backup. The user can save lot of data in the hard disk and the laptop also features a wide range of networking options. However, heavy multitasking shall be an issue since the configuration of this model is mediocre.
Display and Configuration
The Acer Aspire ES1-512 (NX.MRWSI.003) laptop comes with a 15.6-inch HD Acer cinecrystal LED backlit TFT LCD display and features a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Under the hood, there is a 2.1GHz Intel Pentium quad core N3540 processor coupled by 2GB of DDR3 RAM and integrated Intel HD GPU. For better multitasking, the user can increase the RAM capacity upto 8GB as per desire. The laptop runs on Linux operating system, thereby Windows OS lovers need to spend a little extra budget for buying genuine Windows OS CD.
Storage and Camera
For storing data files, the laptop offers a 500GB SATA hard disk which is a good performer in terms of copying, editing, cutting, pasting etc. One can get in touch with their close ones via video calling apps such as SKYPE with the help of a webcam stacked in the laptop. The Acer crystal eye webcam captures pretty good videos especially in more light.
Connectivity and Battery
On the connectivity front, the laptop has options namely - Ethernet 10/100/1000 BASE-T, Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, two USB 2.0 slots, one USB 3.0 slot, an HDMI out, a digital media reader, a headphone jack and a microphone jack. Acting as a fueller, is a 4 cell li-ion battery which claims to render a backup upto 5.5 hours.