Our review of the Acer Aspire 5 A515-56-53W0
A new multi-use silver Ultrabook, andAcer Aspire 5 A515-56-53W0 It runs on Windows 11 with 8GB of RAM and i5 Tiger Lake quad core processor with Iris Xe graphics to perform well in daily use with the ability to run mediocre games. Equipped with a fast 512GB SSD storage that boosts its responsiveness, this slim and light laptop with an anti-reflective 15″ HD IPS screen benefits from a backlit keyboard or even USB-C connectivity and a Wi-Fi hub.
Best known price: 619 euros
Acer Aspire 5 A515-56-53W0 Features
|screens)||15.6” Full HD LED IPS 220cd/m² ComfyView Thin-edge 6.3mm (1920 x 1080, Anti-reflective)|
|Healer||Intel Core i5-1135G7 Tiger Lake (2.4GHz, 4 cores, TDP 15W)|
|Installed RAM (maximum)||8GB DDR4 3200MHz (32GB), Single slot|
|Graphics Card||Intel Iris Xe integrated into the processor|
|storage||512GB M.2 SSD (NVMe PCIe) + 1 Free 2.5″ Slot|
|connectors||2 USB 3.0 + 1 USB 2.0 + 1 USB 3.1 Type C (Generation 1) HDMI 2.0|
|network||Wi-Fi Ax (2 x 2, Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201), Bluetooth 5.1 + Gigabit Ethernet|
|Sound system||2 speakers Acer True Harmony|
|The operating system||Windows 11 64 bit|
|Declared autonomy / battery||7 hours / Li-Ion 3 cells 3220 mAh 48 hours|
|Weight / Dimensions (mm)||1.65 kg / 363.4 x 238.5 x 17.90|
The Acer Aspire 5 A515-56-53W0 was against the competition
The Acer Aspire 5 A515-56-53W0 is currently displayed in . format Promotion on Amazon It meets very few competitors in its class as it is one of the only companies that integrate a low-power processor and a backlit keyboard but also works under Windows 11.
Chassis, Connectors, and Display for Acer Aspire 5 A515-56-53W0
It has an elegant and discreet design with its slim and light silver body.
This versatile laptop is well-connected with USB-C and Wi-Fi ax wireless modules (Newer and more efficient than Wi-Fi ac), Bluetooth 5.1 for remote connections and communications, and a handy HDMI video output to easily connect it to a TV or monitor, for example, Ethernet and audio ports or 3 USBs all compatible with USB 2.0, USB 3.0 and USB 3.0 to ensure transfers up to 10 times faster from USB 2.0 if USB 3.0 peripherals are connected to it.
The button keyboard can be backlit, which is a practical feature to better distinguish its keys in limited ambient light.
Thanks to IPS technology, the screen has large vertical and horizontal viewing angles. In addition, it lends itself well to viewing videos and more widely for high definition content because it adopts 16:9 format associated with Full HD fine definition. In addition, thanks to the anti-reflective treatment, the screen can be read more in a bright environment (eg outside) than in a glossy panel.
In addition, Acer Bluelight Shield technology ensures that the blue light emitted from the screen is reduced by up to 30%.
The performance and autonomy of the Acer Aspire 5 A515-56-53W0
The Acer Aspire 5 A515-56-53W0 is a slim and lightweight 15-inch HD laptop intended for everyday general purpose use.
Many users will be satisfied with the overall performance offered by this thin and light laptop as it is built around 8GB of RAM and a low-power Intel Quad Core i5-1135G7 Tiger Lake processor.
In addition, the latter directly integrates the Iris Xe graphics solution (which we tested). Thanks to Iris Xe, you can see photos and videos but also play mediocre titles.
The versatile Ultrabook is equipped with SSD storage that significantly enhances responsiveness and fluidity on a daily basis compared to a simple hard drive.
Because it is much faster but also less power consuming, more powerful and silent.
Best known price: 619 euros
In practice, thanks to the SSD, the startup / stop operations, processing and applications are much faster than the hard drive, and you can access your online game cards much faster.
With 512 GB, the SSD offers capacity in line with HDD standards. Of course, in the event that more space is needed, it is possible to use an external storage. Preferring a USB 3.0 / USB-C device is an interesting option for fast transfers.
As for autonomy, you can count on about 7 hours on battery in light usage for this versatile Ultrabook that is easy to transport thanks to its versatility and controlled weight.