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Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G

alaTest has collected and analyzed 250 reviews of Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the design and portability. The usability and size are also appreciated, whereas many are less positive about the sound.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

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Acer Aspire 5 (A515-51G-52R1) Review


Whereas most affordable laptops want to nickle and dime you on higher-end specs, Acer seems to be giving away the farm. Priced at $599, the Acer Aspire 5 (A515-51G-52R1) is loaded with goodies including a 1080p screen and a solid state drive, which is...

Aug, 2017

Expert review by : Jelle Stuip (

Acer Aspire 5 - Vlotte hardware voor je geld


De Aspire 5 biedt vlotte hardware voor je geld, in de vorm van een Core i5-8250U-processor en een MX130-videokaart. Helaas ontbreekt bij deze uitvoering de mogelijkheid om de opslag eenvoudig uit te breiden. Ook vinden we de stevigheid van het scherm...

Snelle cpu/gpu voor je geld ; Mat scherm met goed contrast ; Prima accuduur

Zwakke schermconstructie ; Twee usb 2.0-aansluitingen ; Nutteloze 'ruimte voor harde schijf'

Mar, 2018

Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (

Recensione breve del Portatile Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G (7200U, MX150, FHD)


Coraggioso tuttofare. Il nuovo tuttofare del brand multimedia Acer monta un pannello IPS, un SSD+HDD combo, ed una GPU adatta al gaming. In aggiunta, sorprende con l'ampia autonomia.

schermo IPS matto ; risoluzione FHD ; SSD+HDD ; molto spazio di archiviazione ; ampia autonomia

display scuro ; tastiera non illuminata

L'Acer Aspire 5 515-51G-51RL è un tuttofare multimedia con schermo matte da15,6" FHD con un case sottile che ricorda il design dell'Aspire V15 Nitro. Il processore Core i5 è abbastanza potente per gli scenari di utilizzo comuni, e unitamente alla GPU...

Aug, 2017

Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (

Kort testrapport Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G (7200U, MX150, FHD) Laptop


Gewichtige alleskunner. Acer's gloednieuwe alleskunner is uitgerust met een IPS paneel, SSD+HDD combinatie en een voor gamen geschikte GPU. Daarnaast verrast het apparaat ons met zeer lange looptijden.

Mat IPS beeldscherm ; FHD resolutie ; SSD+HDD ; Voldoende opslagruimte ; Zeer lange looptijden

Donker beeldscherm ; Geen toetsenbordverlichting

Voor het volledige, Engelse testrapport, klik hier. De Acer Aspire 5 is een degelijke multimedia alleskunner met slechts kleine tekortkomingen.Het apparaat werkt dankzij de SSD vrij snel en biedt voldoende opslagruimte op de ingebouwde 1 TB harde...

Aug, 2017

Expert review by : Sven Wolf (

Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G (NX.GT0EV.004) (Notebook)


Im Test schiebt sich das Notebook Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G (NX.GT0EV.004) bei der Leistungswertung nah an die Spitze heran - hier wirkt Intels neuester Vierkernprozessor der achten Generation zusammen mit dem restlichen Hardware sehr überzeugend. Eine...

Sehr gute Leistung mit 8. Intel Core-i Generation ; Sehr viel Speicherplatz ; Viel Arbeitsspeicher & gute Akkulaufzeiten ; Gute Eingabegeräte

Dunkles Display ; Nur blasse Displayfarben

Nov, 2017

Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (

Courte critique du PC portable Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G (7200U, MX150, FHD)


Polyvalence. Le tout nouveau portable multimédia d'Acer est équipé d'un écran IPS, d'un SSD et d'un HDD, et d'une carte graphique adaptée aux jeux. Et il nous a surpris avec une très bonne autonomie.

écran mat IPS ; FHD ; SSD et HDD ; stockage abondant ; très bonne autonomie

écran sombre ; pas de rétroéclairage

L’Acer Aspire 5 515-51G-51RL est un portable multimédia équipé d’un écran mat FHD de 15,6 pouces, et d’un châssis fin au design proche de celui de l’Aspire V15 Nitro. Le Core i5 intégré est suffisamment performant pour les usages courants, et parvient...

Sep, 2017

Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (

Breve Análise do Portátil Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G (7200U, MX150, FHD)


Multitalento árduo. O mais recente poli funcional multimídia da Acer está equipado com um painel IPS, uma combinação de SSD+HD, e uma GPU adequada para jogos. Além disso, nos surpreendeu com sua muito longa duração da bateria.

Tela IPS mate ; Resolução FHD ; SSD+HDD ; Muito espaço de armazenamento ; Duração da bateria muito longa

Tela escura ; Sem retro iluminação de teclado

O Acer Aspire 5 515-51G-51RL é um poli funcional multimídia com uma tela mate FHD de 15,6 polegadas e uma carcaça fina, lembram o design do Aspire V15 Nitro. O processador Core i5 incorporado é poderoso o suficiente para a maioria dos cenários de uso...

Aug, 2017

Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (

Test Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G (7200U, MX150, FHD) Laptop


Ausdauernder Allrounder. Acers nagelneuer Multimedia-Allrounder punktet mit einem IPS-Bildschirm, einer SSD+HDD-Kombination und einer spielefähigen GPU. Zudem überrascht der 15,6-Zöller mit sehr langen Akkulaufzeiten.

Matter IPS-Bildschirm ; Full-HD-Auflösung ; SSD+HDD ; Viel Speicherplatz ; Sehr gute Akkulaufzeiten

Dunkler Bildschirm ; Keine Tastatur-Beleuchtung

Acer liefert mit dem Aspire 5 A515-51G-51RL einen Multimedia-Allrounder im 15,6-Zoll-Format. Die Technik ist in ein schlankes Gehäuse verpackt, das dem Gehäuse des Aspire V15 Nitro ähnlich sieht. Der verbaute Core-i5-Prozessor bietet genügend...

Jul, 2017

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May, 2018

Product Specifications


Built-In Microphone:Y
Number of built-in speakers:2
Number of microphones:1 / 2


Battery Capacity:3220 / 3320 / 48
Battery capacity (Watt hours):3220 / 48
Battery life (max):7
Battery technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo) / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Continuous video playback time:7
Number of battery cells:4


Front Camera:Y
Front camera HD type:HD
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera resolution (numeric):1
Front camera signal format:720p




Colour of product:Black / Black, grey / Black, Silver / Black, Stainless Steel / Grey / Silver
Form factor:Clamshell
Product Type:Notebook


Aspect Ratio:16:4 / 16:9
Display brightness:200
Display diagonal:39.6 / 43.9
Display Resolution:1366 x 768 / 1920 x 1080
Display response rise/fall:8
Display Surface:Matt
HD type:Full HD / HD
LED Backlight:Y
Panel Type:IPS / LCD
Screen shape:Flat
Touchscreen:N / Y

Docking station

Docking station included:N


Discrete graphics adapter:N / Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2
Discrete graphics adapter model:Not available / NVIDIA GeForce MX130 / NVIDIA GeForce 920MX / NVIDIA GeForce 940MX / NVIDIA GeForce MX130 / NVIDIA GeForce MX150
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR5
Graphics adapter Open GL support:Y
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:32
Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
Number of discrete graphics adapters supported:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter:Y
On-board graphics adapter 4K support:Y
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:300
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12.0
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000 / 1050 / 1100 / 1150 / 900
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x5916 / 0x5917 / 1916
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 620 / Intel UHD Graphics 620 / Intel® HD Graphics 520 / Intel® UHD Graphics 620
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4


Full-size keyboard:Y
Island-style keyboard:Y
Keyboard backlit:N / Y
Keyboard language:German / Italian
Keyboard layout:AZERTY / QWERTY
Numeric keypad:Y
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys:Y


Internal Memory:12 / 4 / 6 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR4-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:12 / 16 / 20 / 24 / 32 / 8
Maximum internal memory (64-bit):16 / 20
Memory clock speed:2133
Memory form factor:On-board + SO-DIMM / SO-DIMM
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 4 / 1 x 4 + 1 x 8 / 1 x 8 / 2 x 4
Memory slots:1x SO-DIMM / 2x SO-DIMM


Bluetooth version:4.0
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac / IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi DL / N

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC
Power cord included:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Warranty card:Y

Packaging Data

AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC
Package depth:65
Package height:310
Package weight:3.18
Package width:498
Power cord included:Y
Warranty card:Y

Ports & interfaces

Combo headphone/mic port:Y
DC-in jack:Y
Docking connector:N
DVI port:N
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C ports quantity:1
USB Sleep-and-Charge:Y
USB Sleep-and-Charge ports:1


AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter power:45 / 65


Bus type:OPI
Configurable TDP-down:7.5
Configurable TDP-down frequency:800
Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):1
ECC supported by processor:N
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:12
Motherboard chipset:Intel SoC
PCI Express configurations:1x2+2x1,1x4,2x2,4x1
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor boost frequency:3.1 / 3.10 / 3.4 / 3.40 / 3.50 / 4 / 4.00
Processor cache:3 / 4 / 6 / 8
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Kaby Lake / Kaby Lake R / Skylake
Processor Cores:2 / 4
Processor family:6th gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i7 / 8th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 8th gen Intel® Core™ i7 / Intel Core i5-8xxx / Intel Core i7-8xxx
Processor frequency:1.6 / 1.60 / 1.8 / 1.80 / 2 / 2.00 / 2.40 / 2.5 / 2.50 / 2.7 / 2.70
Processor lithography:14
Processor Model:i3-6006U / i3-7100U / i3-7130U / i5-7200U / i5-8250U / i7-7500U / i7-8550U
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-6000 Mobile Processor Series
Processor Socket:BGA 1356
Processor threads:4 / 8
Stepping:D1 / H0 / Y0
System bus rate:4
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:N / Y
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y
Execute Disable Bit:Y
Graphics & IMC lithography:14
Idle States:Y
Intel 64:Y
Intel Clear Video Technology:Y
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y
Intel Flex Memory Access:Y
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):Y
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N
Intel TSX-NI:N / Y
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):Y
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):Y
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):Y
Intel® Insider™:Y
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y
Intel® OS Guard:N / Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y
Intel® Secure Key:Y
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):Y
Intel® Smart Response Technology:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
Processor ARK ID:122589 / 124967 / 124977 / 91157 / 95442 / 95443 / 95451
Processor code:SR2ZU / SR2ZV / SR2ZW / SR3LA / SSSR2UW
Processor package size:42 x 24 / 42 x 42
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0,SSE4.1,SSE4.2 / AVX 2.0,SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y


Cable lock slot:Y
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Fingerprint Reader:N / Y
Palm vein scanner:N


Bundled software:Acer Care Center\nAcer Configuration Manager\nAcer Portal
Downloadable software:Microsoft Office 2016
Operating System Architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Endless OS / Linux / Linux Linpus / WINDOWS 10 HOME
Trial software:Microsoft Office 2016 / Office 2016


Card reader integrated:N / Y
Compatible memory cards:SD / SD,SDHC,SDXC / SD,SDXC / SDXC
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 2000 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:SATA
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:4200 / 5400
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:128 / 129 / 256 / 512
Solid-state drive interface:Serial ATA III
Storage Media:HDD / HDD+SSD / SSD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 1128 / 1256 / 128 / 1512 / 2000 / 2128 / 2256 / 256 / 500 / 628

Technical Details

USB connector type:USB Type-A,USB Type-C

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:263 / 289.9
Height :20.9 / 21 / 21.6 / 28.2 / 28.3
Height (front):2.1 / 2.16 / 2.83
Height (rear):2.1 / 2.16 / 2.83
Weight:2.1 / 2.2 / 3
Width:381.6 / 423 / 423.3