Acer, one of the famous PC maker in the world has expanded their Aspire M5-581T line up with Acer Aspire M5-581T-6405 ultrabook. Yeah, comes with a thin and light design with just 5.1 lbs and 0.8 inhc thickness, along with a solid performance from third generation of Intel Ivy Bridge Ultra Low Voltage platform with long battery life, the Aspire M5-581T-6405 portable laptop is a great chocie for potential buyer that need a new laptop for daily use in the office, home or when they on the go without break the bank. The most interesting is you can this ultrabook only for price under $600, perfect for home, student and small business users that need a solid machine, but did not want to spend much money.
Acer Aspire M5-581T-6405 brings a metallic aluminum construction with edge-to-edge display design, small Acer logo on the cover and a full sized FineTip keyboard with large numeric keypad, make it not only comfortable for carry around with you, but also pleasant to use on the desk. Measures 14.4 x 10.1 x 0.8 inches and weighing around at 5.1 pounds with a 3-cell lithium polymer 4850mAh battery, the M5-581T-6405 is not the lightest 15.6 inch ultrabook on its class, but it still easy to slip into your bag and perfect for companion at home, office or school. The company also claim if the Lithium battery can produces more than 8 hours of battery life, enough for working hard in the office or study in colleagues.
In term of performance, this machine looks identical to Toshiba Satellite P55-A5200 multimedia laptop that sold for price around at $650, except the storage Based on the thrid generation of Intel Ivy ULV dual core processor, the Intel Core i5-3337U which has a base clocking rates at 1.8GHZ and support Turbo Boost technology up to 2.7GHZ, along with 6GB of DDR3 SDRAM and Mobile Intel HM77 Express for chipset. Unlike the Toshiba’s laptop that only shipped with a single Hard Disk Drive, the newest Acer Aspire M5-581T series comes with dual drive, a 500GB of Serial ATA disk drive with spinning speed of 5400 rpm for multimedia and document files storages and a 20GB Solid State Drive for cache, which mean you will get smoother and faster performance when you run two or three task at the same time.
Like other Acer’s Ivy Bridge machine, Acer Aspire M5-581T-6405 ultrabook also integarted with Intel HD graphics 4000 and uses CineCrystal display with support Led-backlit technology. The 15.6 inch widescreen display brings a 16:9 aspect ratio with support maximum resolution at 1366 × 768 pixels, delivers a good brightness and color creproduction for wacth 720p video content or play light modern games. Of course, you also can enjoy 1080p video playback and share with friends or family on external HDTV, thanks to HDMI port.
Unlike the commonly 15.6 inch laptop on its class that placed the port interface on the left and right side, the Acer’s 15.6 inch ultrabook has a USB 2.0 port, two USB 3.0 port, and RJ 45 port for Ethernet LAN on the back side, except the audio combo jack and multimedia card reader slot (supports Secure Digital and MultiMediaCard formats) that located on the right side. On the left side, there is a Multiformat DVD±RW/CD-RW drive with double-layer support for load and burn CDs or DVDs cassette.
Other specifications are a 1.3 MP web camera built into bezel with internal digital microphone for video conference, multi gesture touchpad and dual stereo speakers with Dolby Home Theater v4 audio supported for enhanced audio reproduction. There is also a full range of connectivity options, includes Bluetooth 4.0, 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN and high-speed 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN for internet connection.
Preloaded with Microsoft Windows 8 64-bit version as the operating system, Acer Aspire M5-581T-6405 ultrabook is now available in major retailer with a price starting around at $550 with 1 year warranty. Yeah, comes with a light and thin design, faster performance with dual drive and long battery life, this machine is a great 15.6 inch ultrabook which has many strength that make it one of the best choice you should consider to purchase.