|Acer 15.6" Aspire 5 Multi-Touch Notebook (Pure Silver)||Acer 15.6" Aspire 5 Notebook (Pure Silver)|
It comes with 512 GB of hard drive storage installed, via 1 x 512 GB M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD harddrive.
|512 GB||512 GB|
Solid State Storage
|1 x 512 GB M.2 NVMe PCIe||1 x 512 GB M.2 NVMe PCIe|
It contains a 2.8 to 4.7 GHz Quad-Core Intel Core i7-1165G7 (11th Gen) processor with 12 MB of L3 Cache.
It contains a 2.4 to 4.2 GHz Quad-Core Intel Core i5-1135G7 (11th Gen) processor with 8 MB of L3 Cache.
With an 11th gen Intel CPU you can be assured that the laptop has a recent CPU. Whilst not the latest, due to the release of the Intel 12 Series CPUs, it is still recent. However, with the release of the 12th gen you may wish to choose that instead to ensure the longevity of your new laptop.
There's a Integrated graphics card which is a Intel Iris Xe.
An integrated card tends to not offer as much graphics processing power as a dedicated video card.
The maximum memory capacity is 24 GB via the 1 (0 Available) memory slots.
The RAM slot type is 260-Pin SO-DIMM.
|12 MB||8 MB|
|2.8 to 4.7 GHz Quad-Core||2.4 to 4.2 GHz Quad-Core|
|12 GB||1 x 8 GB (Onboard)|
Graphics Card Type
|12 GB||16 GB|
|Intel Iris Xe||Intel Iris Xe|
Max. Memory Capacity
|1 (0 Available)|
Memory Slot Type
|260-Pin SO-DIMM||260-Pin SO-DIMM|
|Intel Core i7-1165G7 (11th Gen)||Intel Core i5-1135G7 (11th Gen)|
It's offered in a Anti-Glare / Matte finish.
|IPS-Type LCD||IPS-Type LCD|
|1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Anti-Glare / Matte|
You'll find Wifi 6 inside the laptop, which is the current generation. This gives you a small step up in terms of future-proofing your tech, yet may not give you much of an advantage over wifi 5 unless your router and the rest of your setup is up to scratch.
With the latest standard of Bluetooth included, Bluetooth 5, you'll be set for a few more years of ensuring any new peripheral purchased is fully compatible.
|1 x RJ45 (Gigabit)||1 x RJ45 (Gigabit)|
MU Mimo Support
|Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax); Dual-Band (2.4 & 5 GHz)||Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax); Dual-Band (2.4 & 5 GHz)|
|Ports & Peripherals|
When it comes to ports, it's offered with 2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1) 1 x USB Type-A (USB 2.0) ports. 2 Type-A ports is usually enough for regular laptop users, giving you enough freedom for the peripherals you need.
There's an option of using the Type-C USB ports, with 1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports being offered too, allowing both the use of almost any current peripheral, but also adaptors & dongles allowing use of additional ports for the laptop.
With a backlit keyboard, you'll clearly see your keys and ensure minimal mistakes when you're typing what you need to type.
The numpad inclusion on the laptop ensures optimal access to number keys, so if that's what you're after then this laptop has it for you.
If you're like us at LaptopAXS and enjoy remote work, you'll love the Kensington Lock Slot that's offered. Lock your laptop up on the go, and ensure it doesn't walk off with a Kensington lock slot appropriate lock.
The option of the fingerprint reader gives you login & security flexibility, by allowing you to sign in to your laptop with just the tip of your finger.
Don't fret about your wired headphones though, the 3.5mm headphone jack will let you plug right in.
USB Type C
|1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1||1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1|
|Kensington Lock Slot, Infineon TPM Software Professional Package, Fingerprint Reader||Kensington Lock Slot, Infineon TPM Software Professional Package|
|Full-Size Keyboard with Backlight, Number Pad||Full-Size Keyboard with Backlight, Number Pad|
Built in Mic
|1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone/Line Output||1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone/Line Output|
|2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1) 1 x USB Type-A (USB 2.0)||2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1) 1 x USB Type-A (USB 2.0)|
|1 x HDMI||1 x HDMI|
|User-Facing: 720p||User-Facing: 720p|
Build in Speakers
It comes in at a weight of 4.19 lb / 1.9 kg, and total dimensions of 14.3 x 9.4 x 0.7" / 36.3 x 23.9 x 1.8 cm.
It comes in at a weight of 3.64 lb / 1.65 kg, and total dimensions of 14.31 x 9.39 x 0.7" / 36.35 x 23.85 x 1.8 cm.
|14.3 x 9.4 x 0.7" / 36.3 x 23.9 x 1.8 cm||14.31 x 9.39 x 0.7" / 36.35 x 23.85 x 1.8 cm|
|Windows 10 Home||Windows 10 Home|
|4.19 lb / 1.9 kg||3.64 lb / 1.65 kg|
The power supply for the Acer 15.6" Aspire 5 is a 45 W with Barrel/Proprietary so if you're concerned about power usage, make sure this fits within your requirements.
|45 W with Barrel/Proprietary||45 W with Barrel/Proprietary|
The Acer 15.6" Aspire 5 has an estimated battery life of 8 Hours.
Est. Battery Life
|8 Hours||8 Hours|