Budget laptops is what Acer is famous for, but this company can build luxury models as well. These 2 notebooks – E5-573G-57HR and 573G-59C3 have an appearing design and great features that will surprise many Acer fans. Good performance, several connectivity options and attractive looking laptop surface is what Aspire E5-573G series is known for.
With the mid-range price of $560, the hardware this Acer model will satisfy most of your needs. The usual i5-4200U is replaced with a more powerful i5-5200U processor while graphics are ran by Geforce 940M. You’ll be able to store a lot of movies, programs and games since this laptop has a huge 1TB hard drive. There’s one difference E5-573G models have – storage and display. E5-573G-59C3 has a 8GB SSD as a cache can boot windows 8 super fast and a 1366×768 screen. On the other hand, E5-573G-57HR has a Full HD display.
For those that need a long battery life, Acer V3-573G would be a great choice. It’s a very thing laptop that can be carried everywhere you go without any hassle.
Acer E5-573G has a powerful processor that will take care of the most tasks – i5-5200U. This is a ultra low voltage CPU with two cores that run on 2.2GHz and 2.7GHz turbo speed. Its Broadwell architecture is a lot better than the older 4th generation of processors so you should expect a lot of improvements in the performance. The numbers say that the i5-5200U is up to 5-15% faster than i5-4200U (Haswell) and has the similar speed as i5-4300U (Haswell). Obviously, this CPU has enough power to handle all multimedia and office demands as well as multitasking.
You get a 1TB of storage space if you decide to buy this model. At this moment, this is the largest hard drive available on laptop. Of course, not everyone needs this so you can choose to install a SSD and have your programs load faster.
Display comes at a standard size of 15.6″. It’s advantage is that it has a full HD resolution which will benefit all those people who like to watch HD movies on their laptop. It should be noted that this is a regular TN panel, not an IPS. Viewing angles may not be the best, but I’m sure you’ll be happy with the display quality. Although the OS is Windows 8.1, which is a touch-friendly OS, the display doesn’t support touch, however, I’m using windows 8 everyday and don’t meet any problems with a normal screen. (Note: Acer E5-573G-59C3 only have a 1366×768 screen)
When it comes to graphics, Nvidia GeForce GTX 940M is installed in this laptop. It would be hard or impossible to find a better graphics card in a laptop that is priced under $600. It’s predecessor, GeForce 840M, is technically very similar but it is about 5 to 10% slower. You will be able to play many games released in the last 2 years, although you will have to use 1366×768 resolution and meduim settings. Some high end games such as Assassin’s Creed Unity can be ran on this graphics card as well, but you will have to lower the details and resolution a bit.
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Acer E5-573G-57HR and 573G-59C3 are great gaming laptop, mostly because of its performance. 8GB of ram and a i5 processor will take care of most tasks while the graphics card GTX940M will be able to run most modern games. With 1TB of storage space and an option to install a SSD, you truly get a powerful laptop at a a affordable price,
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