Acer Aspire V5-552-8854
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Sufficient processing power for multi-tasking, internet, music, movies, productivity(Word, Spreadsheets, etc), basic photo and video editing
Large amount of memory sufficient for memory intensive applications
Uses conventional harddrive. Higher power consumption, lower shock resistance and longer startup time compared to solid state drive(SSD).
Medium GPU allows playing most demanding games, but only at low detail settings and resolution, and less demanding games (WoW, Sims3, etc) at high settings and resolution
GPU is not suitable for latest, demanding games (Assassin's creed, Black Ops 2, etc) at high or medium detail settings and resolution
15.6" screen provides good tradeoff between desktop replacement and portability
Weight of 4.41 lbs is lighter than average for this screen size
Economy display with resolution of 1366 x 768; screen space sufficient for most purposes but less than ideal for graphics design, gaming, programming etc
No built-in CD/DVD drive; Reduces weight but watching movies or installing software from CD/DVD will require separate purchase of optical drive
Integrated webcam for video chatting
Processing power may not be sufficient for computation intensive tasks such as simultaneous editing of large number of photos and videos, virtualization software(parallels), file and harddrive encryption, etc
Basic Specs2.1 GHz AMD A8-5557M
6 GB RAM
4.41 lbs; 15.6" display; 1366 x 768 resolution
500 GB hard drive
AMD Radeon HD 8550G
 2.50 stars (2 user reviews)
Battery
3560  mAH
Display
15.6"
1366 x 768
CameraHD webcam (1280 x 720)
Other Specs
4.41 lbs overall weight
15.02" x 10.08" x 0.71"
No CD or DVD drive
Bluetooth 4.0+HS
2 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
1 x Acer converter port (w/ dongle - VGA port)
1 x HDMI
1 x Headphone/speaker/line-out jack
Ports
2 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
1 x Acer converter port (w/ dongle - VGA port)
1 x HDMI
1 x Headphone/speaker/line-out jack
Resources
 2.5 stars (2 user reviews)
Laptop was fine when playing game then week later laptop is just plain slow overall with nothing running. Okay for gaming for it's price. Very good for budgets... Ok laptop. As previous reviewer described, lots of lag time. Very frustrating. Slow, internet search engines (I had to download several - Mozilla, Chrome, IE) seem to bog down easily. We use our l...
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Summary: The performance of the AMD's A6 and A8 processors is noticably worse than Intel's Core i3/i5/i7 processors across the board. The AMD A6 and A8 offer better performance only for gaming.
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