Complete projects efficiently with this Acer Aspire laptop. The Intel Core i3-8130U processor provides a smooth experience, while the 1TB hard drive offers space for movies, photos, programs and other data. This Acer Aspire laptop has a screen measuring 15.6 inches and HD resolution for text and images that are easy to see.
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Typical 1366 x 768 HD resolution. Energy-efficient LED backlight.
8th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-8130U mobile processor
Smart dual-core, four-way processing performance for HD-quality computing.
4GB system memory for basic multitasking
Adequate high-bandwidth RAM to smoothly run multiple applications and browser tabs all at once.
2-in-1 hybrid hard drive provides both size and speed
Incorporates a large-capacity 1TB hard drive at 5400 rpm for ample storage, with a 16GB solid state drive as a cache to speed up start times and accelerate frequently accessed data.
Intel® UHD Graphics 620
On-processor graphics with shared video memory provide everyday image quality for Internet use, basic photo editing and casual gaming.
Weighs 4.63 lbs. and measures 0.9" thin
Thin and light design with DVD/CD drive omitted for improved portability. 2-cell lithium-polymer battery.
HDMI output expands your viewing options
Connect to an HDTV or high-def monitor to set up two screens side by side or just see more of the big picture.
Built-in media reader for simple photo transfer
Supports SD and SDXC memory card formats.
Connect to a Wireless-AC router for nearly 3x the speed, more capacity and wider coverage than Wireless-N. Backward-compatible with all other Wi-Fi networks and hotspots. Gigabit Ethernet LAN port.
Note: This laptop does not include a built-in DVD/CD drive.
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The analysis of all aggregated expert reviews shows that the reviewers are positive about connectivity, battery, touchpad and size. Editors are less positive about sound and image quality and have mixed opinions about screen. Using an algorithm based on product age, reviewers ratings history, popularity, product category expertise and other factors, this product gets an alaTest Expert Rating of 89/100 = Very good quality.
PCMagRating, 3 out of 53.0Matthew Elliott on February 14, 2019
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