Acer 17.3" Aspire E 17 Series Notebook

Acer 17.3" Aspire E 17 Series Notebook

Acer 17.3" Aspire E 17 Series Notebook

B&H # ACE5774G52W1 MFR # NX.GG7AA.005
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Product Highlights

  • 2.5 GHz Intel Core i5-7200U Dual-Core
  • 8GB DDR4 | 256GB SSD
  • 17.3" 1920 x 1080 Display
  • NVIDIA GeForce 940MX (2GB GDDR5)
  • SD Media Card Reader
  • 802.11ac Wi-Fi | Bluetooth 4.1
  • USB 3.1 Type-C | USB 3.0 | HDMI
  • Windows 10 Home (64-Bit)
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Acer Aspire E overview

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This 17.3" Aspire E 17 Series Notebook from Acer is a laptop built to handle every-day tasks such as browsing the Internet, composing and editing documents, and streaming online videos or movies. Powered by a 2.5 GHz Intel Core i5-7200U dual-core processor and 8GB of DDR4 RAM, it can efficiently multitask and quickly access frequently used files and programs. Moreover, thanks to its dedicated NVIDIA GeForce 940MX graphics card with 2GB of GDDR5 VRAM, you'll even be able to enjoy some light gaming.

Its 17.3" display features a 1920 x 1080 Full HD resolution for crisp and clear content reproduction, and with the HDMI port, you'll be able to connect an external display for enhanced multitasking and larger viewing. For storage, it's equipped with a 256GB SSD. Should you need more storage space, you can attach external storage solutions using its multiple USB ports as well as its SD card reader. Other integrated features include 802.11ac Wi-Fi, a Gigabit LAN port, Bluetooth 4.1, a webcam, microphones, speakers, and an audio in/out jack. The operating system installed is Windows 10 Home (64-Bit).

Precision Touchpad
The touchpad on the Aspire E is responsive and features Palm Rejection technology that ignores unintended motions.
USB 3.0 & Type-C
Equipped with USB 3.0 and USB Type-C ports, this laptop provides you with fast data transfer and convenient USB Type-C connectivity.
Wireless 802.11ac
Connect to the Internet wirelessly with 802.11ac dual-band Wi-Fi, which lets you connect to the 5 GHz band for faster speeds.
Numeric Keypad
The keyboard on this laptop features a number pad so you can easily enter numbers quickly.
Acer TrueHarmony
Acer TrueHarmony audio enhances your sounds to deliver deeper bass and more volume.

Windows 10 Home

Start Menu
After its hiatus in Windows 8, the Start Menu has returned. Utilizing a combination of the traditional menu system and Windows 8's Live Tiles, the improved Start Menu gives you more information at a glance, showing notification information alongside your applications and other pinned items.
Cortana
Microsoft's digital personal assistant, Cortana can answer your questions with information gleaned from both your device and the internet at large. You can type or even talk with her, if your system has a microphone. Using her Notebook, Cortana keeps track of your needs and wants, and she learns over time to improve her information gathering skills.
Microsoft Edge
After nearly 20 years, Microsoft has finally replaced its Internet Explorer web browser. With Microsoft Edge, users can write directly on web pages and share notes with friends and colleagues. It also improves the online reading experience by adding a distraction-free mode and read-it-later functionality. Edge also has built-in Cortana integration; you can have her help you find a restaurant, make a reservation, and pull up directions without leaving your browser.
Windows Store
For Windows 10, Microsoft has unified the Windows Store. Now, apps for PCs, tablets, and phones will all be accessible from one place. And with support for Universal Apps, one version of an app can work across all your compatible devices automatically.
Windows Continuum
Windows 10 was designed for a variety of screen sizes and input styles, and with its Continuum feature, it automatically adapts to fit your needs. A Windows 10 tablet on its own requires a touch-centric approach, but attaching a mouse and keyboard will shift everything to a more traditional interface. You can even attach an external monitor to your Windows 10 phone for a near-desktop experience. But it's not just the operating system; Windows Universal Apps take advantage of Continuum as well.
Xbox on Windows 10
Gaming is a big focus of Windows 10. Xbox integration allows for PC players to match up against Xbox One players on supported games, and if you have an Xbox One, you can even stream compatible titles to your PC. Native support for recording with the new Game DVR feature makes it easy to capture and share your gameplay. The new DirectX12 takes better advantage of multi-core processors, giving games a performance boost, even on older hardware. Windows 10 also features native support for virtual reality headsets, such as the Oculus Rift.
In the Box
Acer 17.3" Aspire E 17 Series Notebook
  • Power Cable & Adapter
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
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    Acer Aspire E specs

    Performance
    Processor Intel Core i5-7200U Dual-Core
    Base Clock Speed 2.5 GHz
    Maximum Boost Speed 3.1 GHz
    Total Installed Memory 8 GB
    Maximum Memory Capacity 32 GB
    Memory Type DDR4 SDRAM
    User-Replaceable Memory 1 x 8 GB
    Available Memory Slots 1
    Memory Slot Type 260-Pin SO-DIMM
    Graphics Type Dedicated
    GPU NVIDIA GeForce 940MX with 2 GB GDDR5 VRAM
    Display
    Panel Type LCD
    Size 17.3"
    Aspect Ratio 16:9
    Native Resolution 1920 x 1080
    Touchscreen None
    Drives
    Available Slots None
    Total Capacity 256 GB
    Solid State Storage 1 x 256 GB M.2 SATA
    Optical Drive None
    Input/Output Connectors
    Ports 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C
    2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
    2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
    Display 1 x HDMI
    Audio 1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Headphone/Microphone Combo Jack
    Media Card Slots SD
    Communications
    Network 1 x 10/100/1000 Mb/s Gigabit Ethernet (RJ45)
    Modem None
    Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 5; Dual-Band (2.4 & 5 GHz)
    Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.1
    Mobile Broadband None
    GPS None
    NFC None
    Webcam User-Facing: 720p Video
    Battery
    Battery Chemistry Lithium-Ion
    Watt Hours / Type 39.2 Wh
    Maximum Runtime 5.5 Hours
    Power Supply 1 x 65 W
    General
    Operating System Windows 10 Home (64-Bit)
    Security Kensington Lock Slot
    Keyboard Type: Standard Notebook Keyboard
    Features: Numeric Keypad
    Pointing Device TouchPad
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 16.7 x 1.3 x 11.1" / 424.2 x 33.0 x 281.9 mm
    Weight 6.83 lb / 3.10 kg
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 8.6 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 22.0 x 12.5 x 3.0"

    Acer Aspire E reviews

    17.3" Aspire E 17 Series Notebook is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 12.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good value for the price It is a very good quality screen even though it is not IPS with good colors and good viewing angles. Matte screen so there is zero glare Has a solid state drive (SSD); I would never buy a laptop that didn't have one Very good looks Even though the speakers are below, there is very good sound, which bounces off the hard surface of a desk or table. Great value for the price when on sale Makes me feel proud to own one because of its build quality (the kind of feeling you get when you buy an Apple product). It is not the level of Apple but “Applesque” for its quality relative to price. The video cam could be better (I don't know why most laptop manufacturers neglect to provide a high quality webcam); I have not used the machine for any kind of gaming as I am not a gamer. I would have been happier if the laptop came with a DVD player but it doesn't.
    Date published: 2017-12-23
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Another good deal .... Have owned a half dozen Acer Notebooks ... most were 17".� This one has Win 10 with an SSD drive. My other Win 10 Acer with a HDD is way too slow ..... this one is acceptable.� The Geforce graphic card seems OK but the display panel itself seems a bit grainy for a Full1080 B&H pricing makes it worth a go ...............
    Date published: 2017-12-20
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very favorable price/performance ratio! I use my laptop right now for just simple e-mail and web browsing.� I also used Word and Excel.� I seems to be functioning at a very high level.� I highly recommend this laptop.� I usually get i7 processors, but the i5 seems to be enough for what I am doing.� The only thing that I feel is going to take me time to get used to is the keyboard.� Typing is a little cramped.� There is plenty of real estate to make the keys a little larger.� Other than that, I can't see anything more that I could ask for.
    Date published: 2018-04-22
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fast! This is one fast laptop for the money!
    Date published: 2017-12-15
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Weak Battery I like this Notebook so far.� It runs well.� However, the battery life is about 3 hours.� There is no easy way to remove the battery so you can just run it off of AC, which is what I would like to do.� Would love to get a "better" battery to replace the one that came with the unit.
    Date published: 2017-12-19
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from SLOW with on-site frequent dropped/post connections Suspect a faulty net card or somesuch. Acer folks would help with troubleshooting, but who has time to run a disk check every time you use the computer? The solution never lasted more than 2 hours before I'd have to run another disk check. FRUSTRATING! It's going back....
    Date published: 2018-06-20
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good Laptop Good size screen, matte so no reflections. Pretty fast ssd. Could have better battery life. Includes standard junk that I had to delete. Big laptop, better stationary than mobile. Great price. Only thing is I wish it had better quality touchpad. Speakers are decent.
    Date published: 2018-05-28
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great laptop for a great price Love the screen and the speed of the computer. I needed something reasonably fast but with high resolution and a large screen or I can have two windows open at the same time. This is exactly what I wanted and I highly recommend it .
    Date published: 2018-06-13
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