Do you really need a decent machine for hard work and play, but did not want to break the bank? Yeah, there are many reliable 15.6 inch mainstream laptop that designed for hard work and play, but if the price is your biggest concern, we think you should take a look at the Acer Aspire V3-572PG-50X5 laptop. Yeah, the Aspire V3-572PG-50X5 15.6 inch touch screen laptop only supports a 1366 x 768 pixels resolution. But with new Intel i5 “Haswell” processor as the heart and paired with NVIDIA GeForce 840M as graphics engine, this machine still delivers a desirable performance for handles most demanding business applications and some modern games with ease.
Yeah, Acer Aspire V3-572PG-50X5 is not a cheap machine, but it’s still one of the most affordable 15.6 inch touch screen laptop that designed for work, multimedia and gaming. Powered by 1.7Ghz Intel Core i5-4210U dual core processor and incorporated with 8Gb of DDR3 SDRAM, the Acer Aspire V3 budget laptop provides faster and smoother performance for handles multitasking applications at the same time than its competitor in its class. There are also the Intel Turbo Boost technology that gives an extra processor speed up to 2.7Ghz and the Microsoft Windows 8.1 for the operating system, so you never have to worry about again to running two or more demanding productivity and multimedia applications at the same time.
Acer V3-572PG-50X5 is not the most powerful 15.6 inch gaming laptop. But with the NVIDIA Geforce GT 840M dedicated graphics card that offers up to 2GB of video memory, the latest Acer Aspire V3 laptop series still delivers outstanding game playability to run most major 3D games and editing HD video without lags. Of course, as a mainstream machine, the Acer laptop also comes with a spacious storage space. The 1TB of Serial ATA disk drive provides more than enough space to store all your video, photo and install more games without need an external drive.
Acer Aspire V3-572PG-50X5 is manufactured with a plastic material, but with Platinum Silver for entires lid cover that finished with brushed aluminum design and silver palm rest area, this machine looks more robust and premium than they are. Yeah, with measures around at 15 x 10.1 x 1.2/1.04 inch and weighing around at 6.06 lbs (2.75kg), the Acer 15.6 inch touch screen laptop is heavier and thicker than another 15.6 inch laptop from another brand, but its still comfortable for companion in the office and when you on the go. For comparison, the 4.8 Toshiba Satellite L55-B5276 laptop that measures only around at 14.96 x 10.2 x 0.93 inches.
The Aspire V3-572PG-50X5 15.6 inch laptop sports a High Definition touch screen display with a 10-point touch support and offers maximum internal resolution around at 1366 x 768 pixels. Yeah, the Acer Active Matrix TFT Color LCD laptop’s display is not supported for watching 1080p HD video content, but still provides very bright, crisp and stunning color for watching 720p video content or streaming movies from Netflix. The internal Acer stereo speakers with Dolby audio enhancements support provides good clear audio quality and enough loud for listening music and video in a small to medium sized room.
This laptop has a front facing 720p web camera that incorporated with internal digital microphone for Skype video communications. The Acer full sized FineTip non-backlit keyboard is easy, comfortable and accurate for word processing tasks and spreadsheet works. As a mainstream laptop, Acer Aspire V3-572PG-50X5 also comes with a full range of connectivity features, includes Gigabit Ethernet LAN with RJ 45 connector, Bluetooth and WiFi 802.11a/g/n for internet connection. The rest of Acer Aspire laptop features are USB 3.0 port, few USB 2.0 port, 3.5mm jack, VGA port, HDMI port, media card reader slot and a 6-cell Lithium Ion 2500 mAh battery that provides more than six hours of battery life for light tasks.
Yeah, with a starting price around at $659, this machine is not designed for a budget conscious customer. But for a budget laptop shopper who have more money and looking for a really reliable touch screen laptop for work and play, Acer Aspire V3-572PG-50X5 laptop is still a great machine and worth for your money. If the price is your biggest concern, but you are preferred with Acer laptop’s performance, we suggest you to check the sub-$250 Acer Aspire ES1-511-C59V 15.6 inch laptop that shipped with Intel Celeron N2830 dual core processor