The Acer Aspire V5-123 (NX.MFQSI.005) is a small easily portable device for people who don't like to carry much weight while moving around. After saving a lot with the poor processor, Acer has packed it with some impressive features like user friendly Windows 8 OS, standard RAM, HD webcam and dependable battery backup.
Display and Design
The Acer Aspire V5-123 (NX.MFQSI.005) flaunts a 11.6-inch HD LED TFT LCD display which features Acer ComfyView technology and looks pretty sharp even with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels.
It is housed in a completely black colored chassis which has a thickness of 27.5 mm that is a bit too much considering its size. But with a weight of just 1.2 kg, it won't pose much problem when you like to lug around with it.
Processor and OS
For driving its processes, the machine is furnished with a 1.4GHz APU Dual Core E1-1200 operating on AMD A68M chipset. It is aided by a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which is pretty appreciable considering its price. You can add another 4GB of external RAM using the 2 unused memory slots.
The 512MB AMD Radeon HD 8210 graphics card gives you the provision to have fun with decently rich games and movies. It runs on 64 bit Windows 8 OS which is a major highlight of this device.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
Thanks to the Acer Crystal Eye HD webcam that the Acer Aspire V5-123 (NX.MFQSI.005) can handle high resolution video calls smoothly. For storage purposes, you can utilize the 500GB SATA hard disk. The dual stereo speakers powered by MS Sound Compatible technology certainly keep you entertained with superb audio quality.
Battery and Connectivity
The Acer Aspire V5-123 (NX.MFQSI.005) can run for up to 4 hours with a 4 cell Li-ion battery. Stay connected via Gigabit Ethernet, VGA port, WLAN, digital media reader, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, 2 USB 2.0 slots and 1 USB 3.0 port.