A 15.6 inch laptop with Core i3 2nd Generation processor and Linux OS selling on an affordable price. It is a basic laptop will suit you for everyday use. The design of this Acer Aspir V3 571 is excellent with a glossy black finish to the outside and a metallic and black combination inside. You can not compare this with a slim ultrabook as the thickness of this laptop is 33.2mm which is chunky at first impression itself. There in no dedicated graphics on this machine. The integrated Intel HD 3000 graphics is quiet enough to watch HD videos and to play games with low settings ( Not suitable for a smooth gaming experience).
The Active Matrix TFT Color LCD, CineCrystal display with a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels is clear in details with good viewing angle. The memory on this laptop is only 2GB but expandable up to 8GB. The HDD is 500GB 5400 rpm. It has WiFi IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 + HS and Gigabit Ethernet, which are all makes it a perfect useable laptop. There is DVD Writer which supports DVD-RAM/±R/±RW and the battery is of 6 Cell 4400mAH which gives reasonably good backup time of approximately 4.5Hrs.
Weighing 2.6Kgs. While looking at the thickness, width and depth of this Acer laptop, the weight seems very light.
The build quality of this laptop is good. The hinges of the display not jiggles and sturdy. The body material also gives a hard feeling while you carry it. The keyboard and the touchpad with two separate mouse buttons gives excellent user experience while typing. The responsiveness of the keyboard keys are really good. The audio quality of the internal speakers could not be complained.
It comes with HDMI and VGA for external monitor connection and 2Nos of USB 2.0 ports and 1No of USB 3.0 port on the side. There is a RJ45 port for LAN connection.
Overall, this is a perfect laptop for light everyday use with all the latest communication and connectivity features filled at cheap price.