Display and Design
The Acer Aspire ES1-521 (NX.G2KSI.025) Laptop comes with large 15.6-inch active matrix LCD TFT HD LED display. The laptop is quite bulky and thick, with the weight of 2.4 Kg and width of 27.1 mm. A touchpad with multi-touch gestures support and Acer FineTip Keyboard has also been provided, that works as input devices. Like most other Acer laptop this one is also quite well built and comes in a shiney black attire, that looks good. In terms of OS the laptop is loaded with 64 bit Linux OS.
Configuration and Storage
Under the hood of the laptop an AMD Quad-Core A8-6410 processor, that clocks at 2.0 Ghz is coupled with 4GB of DDR3 RAM for better multitasking. The RAM can be further expanded upto 8GB, by using the unused RAM slot. An onboard GPU from AMD Radeon looks after all the needs related to graphics. 1TB of SATA HDD has also been provided by the company in order to save massive amount of data. Like all the other laptops the Acer Aspire ES1-521 also comes with an inbuilt webcam that is placed just above the display, which helps while video calling or recording.
Battery and Multimedia
The laptop is powered by a 3 cell li-ion battery pack which provides decent backup with a single charge. In terms of multimedia the laptop is equipped with WLAN, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 2 USB 2.0 slots, 1 USB 3.0 slot, digital media reader etc. Audio related solution is provided by stereo speakers and their technology from HD Audio Solution.