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Acer Aspire VX 15 (VX5-591G)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 56 reviews of Acer Aspire VX 15 (VX5-591G). The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People are impressed by the image quality and size. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some less positive opinions about the battery.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Acer Aspire VX 15 (VX5-591G) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (

Acer Aspire VX 15 VX5-591G (7300HQ, GTX 1050, Full HD) Laptop Review


Inexpensive gamer. Acer's inexpensive gaming notebook displays all the latest computer games smoothly. The device is available for just under £800 (~$1035) in the UK. It is equipped with a Kaby Lake quad-core processor, a GeForce GTX 1050 GPU and both...

matte IPS display ; Full HD resolution ; SSD+HDD ; works quietly

slow card reader ; no maintenance hatch

Acer's entry-level gamer comes at a price of £799.99 (~$1035). In exchange, you get a 15.6-inch notebook with a strong Kaby Lake quad-core processor and a GeForce GTX 1050 graphics processor. The hardware displays all the latest computer games smoothly...

May, 2017

Expert review by : Sven Kloevekorn (

Acer Aspire VX5-591G (7700HQ, FHD, GTX 1050 Ti) Laptop Review


Limited fun. Actually, Acer's new multimedia laptop designed for gaming is convincing in most aspects - only that the conventional hard drive does not really match to the high-performance technology and it really slowed things down in the test. We...

countless versions ; solid casing ; good to very good Wi-Fi speeds ; overall decent screen ; fast 8-thread CPU ; quiet in idle and load

relatively big and heavy ; sluggish card reader ; no maintenance hatch ; battery cannot be removed from the outside ; limited color-space coverage ; no SSD, no SSD, no SSD

Unspectacular but rock-solid - Acer has done a good job with its new VX5-591G-75C4.Except for the fast processor, most components are situated in the upper mid-range and thus correspond to the price of 1000 Euros (~$1061) for the tested version and...

Apr, 2017

Expert review by : J. Simon Leitner (

Acer Aspire VX5-591G (VX 15) Notebook Preview


More bang for your buck? Acer slips in a completely new device somewhere between Aspire, Nitro, and Predator. The new Aspire VX is equipped with the GTX 1050 Ti GPU as well as the new i7-7700HQ CPU and represents Acer's entry-level gaming model.

Our first impression of the new Acer Aspire VX5-591G aka VX 15 is very promising. Despite its low entry-level price under 1,000 Euros, the notebook offers a well-built and solid chassis with an appealing design. You get all essential ports with a good...

Jan, 2017

Expert review by : Jayce Wagner (

Acer Aspire VX 15 gaming laptop review


The Aspire VX 15 is a budget laptop with all the style and grace of a 90's boom box.

Apr, 2017

Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (

Breve Análise do Portátil Acer Aspire VX 15 VX5-591G (7300HQ, GTX 1050, Full HD)


Gamer econômico. O portátil de jogos econômico da Acer roda todos os últimos jogos de computador sem problemas. O aparelho está disponível por pouco menos de £800 (~ $1035) no Reino Unido. Ele está equipado com um processador quad-core Kaby Lake, uma...

Tela IPS mate ; Resolução Full HD ; SSD+HDD ; Funciona silenciosamente

Lento leitor de cartões ; Sem escotilha de manutenção

O gamer de nível de entrada da Acer vem com um preço de £799,99 (~ $1035). Em troca, você obtém um portátil de 15,6 polegadas com um potente processador quad-core Kaby Lake e um processador gráfico GeForce GTX 1050r. O hardware roda todos os jogos mais...

Jun, 2017

Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (

Kort testrapport Acer Aspire VX 15 VX5-591G (7300HQ, GTX 1050, Full HD) Laptop


Betaalbare gamer. Acer's betaalbare gaming-notebook kan alle nieuwste computergames vlot aan. Het toestel is verkrijgbaar voor iets minder dan £800 (~$1035) in het Verenigd Koninkrijk en is uitgerust met een Kaby Lake quad-core-processor, een GeForce...

ontspiegeld IPS-scherm ; Full-HD-resolutie ; SSD + HDD ; stil in gebruik

trage kaartlezer ; geen onderhoudsklep

Dit is de verkorte versie van het originele artikel. Het volledige, Engelse testrapport vind je hier. De Aspire heeft geen echt grote tekortkomingen. Voor £800 (~$1035) krijg je een goed uitgerust instapmodel dat een uitstekende introductie biedt in de...

May, 2017

Expert review by : Sascha Mölck ( )

Breve análisis del portátil Acer Aspire VX 15 VX5-591G (7300HQ, GTX 1050, Full HD)


Portátil para juegos barato. El nuevo portátil para juegos de Acer no resulta caro y ejecuta los últimos juegos con fluidez. El dispositivo está disponible por menos de £800 en el Reino Unido. Está equipado con un procesador Kaby Lake de cuatro...

Pantalla IPS mate ; Resolución Full HD ; SSD+HDD ; Funcionamiento silencioso

Lector de tarjetas lento ; No tiene ranura de mantenimiento

El portátil de gama de entrada de Acer tiene un precio de £799.99. A cambio, obtienes un portátil de 15.6 pulgadas con un potente procesador Kaby Lake de cuatro núcleos y una gráfica GeForce GTX 1050. El hardware permite ejecutar los títulos más...

May, 2017

Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (

Test Acer Aspire VX 15 VX5-591G (7300HQ, GTX 1050, Full-HD) Laptop


Günstiger Gamer. Acers günstiges Gaming-Notebook bringt alle aktuellen Computerspiele flüssig auf den Bildschirm. Knapp 900 Euro müssen für das Gerät auf den Tisch gelegt werden. An Bord befinden sich ein Kaby-Lake-Vierkernprozessor, eine GeForce GTX...

Matter IPS-Bildschirm ; Full-HD-Auflösung ; SSD+HDD ; Arbeitet leise

Langsamer Speicherkartenleser ; Keine Wartungsklappe

Etwa 870 Euro müssen für Acers Einstiegs-Gamer auf den Tisch gelegt werden. Dafür erhält man ein 15,6-Zoll-Notebook, das einen kräftigen Kaby-Lake-Vierkern-Prozessor und einen GeForce-GTX-1050-Grafikkern an Bord hat. Die Hardware bringt alle aktuellen...

May, 2017

Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (

Recensione breve del Portatile Acer Aspire VX 15 VX5-591G (7300HQ, GTX 1050, Full HD)


Un gamer economico. Questo economico portatile gaming Acer gestisce tutti i giochi recenti in modo fluido. Il dispositivo cosa poco meno di £800 (~$1035) in UK. Monta un processore Kaby Lake quad-core, una GPU GeForce GTX 1050 e sia un SSD che un HDD.

display matto IPS ; risoluzione Full HD ; SSD+HDD ; silenzioso

card reader lento ; manca una cover di manutenzione

Il nuovo portatile gaming Acer costa £799.99 (~$1035). Per questo prezzo avrete un dispositivo da 15.6" con un potente processore Kaby Lake quad-core ed un processore grafico GeForce GTX 1050. L'hardware gestisce in modo fluido tutti i giochi recenti...

May, 2017

Expert review by : Sven Kloevekorn (

Breve Análise do Portátil Acer Aspire VX5-591G (7700HQ, FHD, GTX 1050 Ti)


Diversão limitada. Na verdade, o novo portátil multimídia da Acer projetado para jogos é convincente na maioria dos aspectos - só que o disco rígido convencional não combina com a tecnologia de alto desempenho e realmente retardou as coisas no teste....

Inúmeras versões ; Carcaça sólida ; Velocidades Wi-Fi boas a muito boas ; Tele boa, no geral ; CPU 8-thread veloz ; Silencioso no modo inativo e em uso intenso

Relativamente grande e pesado ; Lento leitor de cartões ; Sem escotilha de manutenção ; A bateria não pode ser removida desde o exterior ; Cobertura limitada do espaço de cores ; Sem SSD, sem SSD, sem SSD

Não espetacular, mas robusto - a Acer fez um bom trabalho com o seu novo VX5-591G-75C4.

Apr, 2017

Product Specifications


Audio Decoders:Dolby Audio Premium
Built-In Microphone:N / Y
Number of built-in speakers:2 / 3


Battery Capacity:4450 / 4605
Battery capacity (Watt hours):52.5
Battery life (max):6
Battery technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo) / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery voltage:11.4
Number of battery cells:3


Front Camera:Y
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3 / 2
Front camera signal format:720p


Certification:ACPI 5.0


Colour of product:Black / Black, Red / Black, Red, Silver
Form factor:Clamshell
Market positioning:Gaming
Product Type:Notebook


Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display diagonal:39.6
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Display Surface:Matt
HD type:Full HD
LED Backlight:Y
Panel Type:IPS / LCD / TFT


CUDA cores:640 / 768
Discrete graphics adapter:N / Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2 / 4
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR4 / GDDR5
Graphics adapter Open GL support:Y
Maximum graphics adapter memory:4
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.7 / 64
Maximum Resolution:7680 x 4320
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 base frequency:350
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12.0
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000 / 1100 / 950
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x191B / 0x591B
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 630 / Intel® HD Graphics 530
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4


Full-size keyboard:Y
Island-style keyboard:Y
Keyboard backlit:Y
Keyboard layout:AZERTY / QWERTY
Keyboard number of keys:107
Numeric keypad:Y
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys:Y


Internal Memory:12 / 16 / 32 / 4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR4-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:32
Maximum internal memory (64-bit):32
Memory clock speed:2133 / 2400
Memory form factor:SO-DIMM
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 16 / 1 x 8 / 2 x 4 / 2 x 8
Memory slots: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 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type: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
Power cord included:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Warranty card:Y

Ports & interfaces

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


AC adapter power:135


Bus type:DMI3
Configurable TDP-down:35
Conflict Free processor:Y
ECC supported by processor:N
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Motherboard chipset:Intel HM175
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 1x8+2x4, 2x8 / 1x16,1x8+2x4,2x8 / 1x16,1x8,2x4,2x8 / 1x16,2x8,1x8+2x4
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor boost frequency:3.2 / 3.5 / 3.8
Processor cache:6
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Kaby Lake / Skylake
Processor Cores:2 / 4
Processor family:6th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i7 / Intel Core i5-7xxx / Intel Core i5-xxx / Intel Core i7-7xxx / Intel Core i7-xxx
Processor frequency:2.3 / 2.5 / 2.6 / 2.8
Processor lithography:14
Processor Model:i5-6300HQ / i5-7300HQ / i7-7700HQ
Processor operating modes:32-bit, 64-bit / 64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i5-700 Desktop series / Intel Core i7-7700 Mobile Series / Intel® Core™ i5-6300 Mobile Series
Processor Socket:BGA 1440 / BGA1440
Processor threads:4 / 8
System bus rate:8
Thermal Design Power (TDP):45

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:N
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 Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology version:1.00
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):1 / Y
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N / Y
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N / Y
Intel TSX-NI:N / Y
Intel TSX-NI version:1.00
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):N / 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:Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y
Intel® Secure Key:Y
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):Y
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Smart Response Technology:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
Processor ARK ID:88959 / 97185 / 97456
Processor code:SR2FP
Processor package size:42 / 42 x 28
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0,SSE4.1,SSE4.2 / SSE4.1,SSE4.2,AVX 2.0
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y


Cable lock slot:Y
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Fingerprint Reader:N
Password protection:Y
Password protection type:BIOS, HDD, Supervisor


Bundled software:TBA
Drivers included:Y
Operating System Architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Linux / Linux Linpus / N / WINDOWS 10 HOME
Operating System Language:Italian
Trial software:Microsoft Office 2016


Card reader integrated:Y
Compatible memory cards:SD
Hard Drive Capacity:1000
Hard Drive Interface:SATA / SATA III
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:5400
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:120 / 128 / 256 / 512
Solid-state drive interface:PCI Express / Serial ATA / Serial ATA III
SSD form factor:M.2
Storage Media:HDD / HDD+SSD / SSD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 1120 / 1128 / 1256 / 128 / 1512 / 256 / 512

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:265.5 / 265.6 / 266.7
Height :27.9 / 28 / 28.9
Height (front):2.8 / 2.89
Height (rear):2.89
Width:388.6 / 389