The Aspire V5 packs impressive power for an 11-inch laptop this thin and light. It's under an inch thick and weighs just over three pounds, and comes with 6GB of memory for serious multitasking and a 500GB hard drive that provides loads of storage.
An AMD A6-1450 processor delivers speedy and efficient performance for everything from day-to-day work tasks to browsing the web and watching videos. The V5 also has a 100% standard-size keyboard with bigger keys that allows for more accurate typing.
In addition to USB 3.0, USB 2.0, and an SD card reader, there's an Acer Converter port that allows for easy connection to an external display.
Keep working and playing long after the lights go down with a backlit keyboard that guides your fingers in dimly lit places.
Smooth, rounded corners make the V5 comfortable to carry, while the the semi-matte cover has a modern yet classic appeal.
Windows 8 lets you easily switch between apps, zoom to the stuff you want, rearrange tiles, and so much more.
A great way to get the most out of Windows.
No Junkware or 3rd party trialware
The best computer meticulously configured
World-class security software
With Windows, you can watch movies or play games with Xbox, Skype with friends, get work done with Office, access files anywhere with OneDrive, or find your next favorite app in the Windows Store. And you can get to it all from the new Start screen, even your familiar desktop. All Windows 8 PCs will be updated to Windows 8.1 for free.
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11.6 in IPS CineCrystal LED (1366 x 768), 10-finger multi-touch support
AMD A6-1450 1.00 GHz with Turbo Core technology up to 1.40 GHz
6GB DDR3 800 MHZ
500GB 5400 RPM HDD
Windows 8. Update to Windows 8.1 for free through the Windows Store.
SD card reader
Integrated with 2 built-in speakers
AMD Radeon HD 8250 with shared graphics memory
1 USB 3.0 • 1 USB 2.0 • Acer Converter port • VGA via included Acer Converter adapter • Headphone output/Microphone input combo
3-cell lithium-ion (up to 3.5 hours)*
11.38 x 8.11 x 0.83 in (289.05 x 205.99 x 21.08 mm)
3.04 lbs (1.37 kg)
Model number: V5-122P-0681 • Keyboard travel: 1.2 mm • Touchpad dimensions: 90 x 50 mm
For more technical specifications, please see manufacturer's website.
Base score: 4.0 • Processor: 4.2 • Memory (RAM): 5.4 • Graphics: 4.0 • Gaming graphics: 5.8 • Primary hard drive: 5.9
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