Are you looking for a robust portable laptop at a reasonable affordable price? If you are one of Acer Fan, Acer Aspire V5-171-9661 ultra portable laptop is a great budget laptop to consider. Yeah, comes with third generation of Intel Ivy Bridge Dual Core platform that offers a 4 MB L3-Cache and a matte-sliver plastic design that makes this machine lighter with just 1.09 inches and cheaper, the the Aspire V5-171-9661 11.6 inch laptop delivers both great performance and portability in one stunning package.
Comes with a silver brushed-aluminum and a matte-black plastic lid with Acer logo on the center, Acer Aspire V5-171-9661 is look stylish and have a good appearance. Measuring 11.22 x 7.95 x 1.09-0.82 inches and weighing only at 3.05 lbs with a 4-cell Lithium Ion 2500 mAh battery that provides up to 5 hours of battery usage, the latest Acer Aspire V5-171 series offers portability and long battery life, make it perfect for travel companion. For comparison, this model has similar size with Acer C710-2833 Chromebook which weighing at 3.1 lbs and measures 11.22 x 7.95 x 1.1 inch.
Under the hood, Acer V5-171-9661 laptop have better configuration than other 11.6 inches laptop from other brand. Powered by 1.9GHZ Intel Core i7-3517U Dual Core Processor with support Turbo Boost to increase processor speed up to 3.0GHZ and paired with 8GB DDR3 SDRAM plus Mobile Intel HM77 Express chipset, this machine delivers more than enough power for fast and seamless daily mobile computing tasks. The 500GB of Serial ATA disk drive also brings larger memory space than other 11.6 inch laptop that usually shipped with a 320GB SATA disk drive.
Designed to gives more immersive mobile computing experience, the 11.6 inch High Definition LCD widescreen display that integrated with Intel HD Graphics 4000 as graphics accelerator delivers sharp images, crisp and precision colors when you watch 720p video or streaming movies. Like other Acer’s laptop, the V5-171-9661 also uses CineCrystal and LED backlight technology and support a 1366 x 768 native resolution.
Built into bezel, the 1.3 Megapixel HD Webcam with support a 1280 x 1024 resolution and internal microphone offers bright and clear face to face Skype calls and HD video recording. There is also a pair of stereo speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio v2 support for stunning audio experience, as well as a comfortable keyboard and Multi-Gesture Touchpad for fast, secure and comfortable typing.
As a mainstream laptop, this machine also brings a wide range of port and connectivity features, such as two USB 2.0 port, USB 3.0 port, 3.5mm audio jack, microphone jack, 2-in-1 card reader with supports MultiMediaCard and Secure Digital Card, HDMI port, Bluetooth 4.0+HS, 10/100/1000Mbps with RJ 45 port and WiFi 802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN for internet connection.
Other features are Acer Instant Connect, AcerCloud, Free Trial Anti Virus and more. So, what do you think about this 11.6 inch mainstream laptop? If you interested, Acer Aspire V5-171-9661 laptop is now available in major retailer and direct from Acer Store with a price starting around at $600 with 1 year warranty. If you have a more budget and looking for an unique 11.6 inch laptop that can transform into four mode, we recommend you to take a look at Lenovo YOGA 11S 59370505 convertible ultrabook with an unique flip and fold design, 11.6 inch multi touch display and priced only at $800.