If you are on the market for light and thin 15.6 inch laptop for work and play, but did not want to break the bank, we recommend you to take a look at Acer Aspire V5-572P-4853 laptop. Designed to gives a full Windows 8 experience for budget conscious consumers, the Aspire V5-572P-4853 Touch laptop also comes with some impressive configurations, provides smooth multitasking performance and stunning viewing experience from entertainment tasks to daily office productivity.
Powered by Intel Pentium 2127U Ultra Low Voltage (ULV) dual-core processor that clocked at 1.9GHZ and incorporated with 6GB of DDR3 SDRAM that can be expanded up to 12GB for faster multitasking performance, Acer Aspire V5-572P-4853 laptop provides more than enough power and seamless light multimedia and office multitasking performance. Inside, the budget friendly laptop also paired with Mobile Intel HM77 Express chipset and a 500GB of Serial ATA disk drive with spinning speed of 5400 rpm, more than enough to store all video, music and install more multimedia applications.
Physically, the V5-572P-4853 laptop comes with a very similar design to the Aspire V5-572-6872 15.6 inch Touch laptop. This machine also comes with a clean Cold Steel design from high quality plastic material for construction, make it feels solid and comfortable to hold in your hand. Measures 10.1 x 15 x 0.9 inches and weighing around at 4.9 lbs., this machine is slightly thicker and heavier than other 15.6 inch ultrabook from other brand. Sadly, the 4-cell lithium-polymer battery only can produces around 3 hours and 30 minutes of battery life (Acer claims up to 5 Hours) on multimedia usage, so we think it’s not a perfect device for business occasional trips, but still a good choice for companion at home or use i office.
Under the hood, the Intel HD Graphics as graphics engine and a 15.6 inch High Definition Touch Screen CineCrystal TFT LCD display delivers fairly bright images and vivid color fro both video and games. Like the Acer Aspire V5-572 model, the newest Acer Aspire V5-572P series also uses LED Backlit technology, offers a 16:9 viewing angle and capable to produces maximum internal resolution at 1366 x 768 pixels.
Built into bezel, the web camera that integrated with digital microphone allows user to keep in touch with family and friend via video chats. Like other laptop on its series, Acer V5-572P-4853 laptop also equipped with quad stereo speakers and a full sized keyboard with Acer ZoomPerfect touchpad that features backlit technology and large keys for accurate and comfortable typing experience. For enhanced audio experience, the company brings Dolby Advanced Audio v4 enhancement technology provides clearer and loud audio reproduction.
Around the edges, you will find few port interface, includes a 3.5mm audio jack, single USB 3.0 port, two USB 2.0 port, multimedia card reader slot, RJ 45 port for Ethernet, Kensington lock slot and HDMI port that allows user to share video and music into external HDTV. For connectivity, the 15.6 inch Touch laptop offers Bluetooth 4.0 + HS, 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN and high-speed 802.11a/b/g/n wireless LAN for internet connection. Furthermore, the Acer’s multi touch portable laptop also preloaded with Nero Back It Up 12 Essentials, Windows Essential, CyberLink Media Espresso, Microsoft Office 365 (trial version) and more, includes the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 as the operating system.
Yeah, the newest Aspire V5 model is not a gaming laptop and high end multimedia machine, but with a starting price around at $573.99 with one year limited warranty and free shipping for US costumer, Acer Aspire V5-572P-4853 15.6 inch Touch laptop is a great machine and gives a great value for your money. So, what do you think? If you need a better processor and graphics performance, we recommend you to check Acer Aspire M5-583P-6428 15.6 inch Touch laptop that based on the 4th Intel Haswell platform and priced around at $699.99 with 1 year warranty.