Acer Aspire E5 DVD±RW AMD HDD+SSD Blue

MPN: NX.GMTAA.001  |  EAN: 0191114038536  |  Model: Aspire E5-553G-F8EF

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as at 25 Sep 19 | 2:05 AM CET


as at 9 May 19 | 4:10 AM CET







Choosist's Ratings

Acer Aspire E5 DVD±RW AMD HDD+SSD Blue - NX.GMTAA.001 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
College (Students)
Simple Music Editing
Just Right
Social Media
Use Around the Office
Just Right
Use in Public Places
Just Right
Short Journeys
Just Right
Carrying All the Time
Just Right
Carrying Occasionally
Just Right
Working with Numbers
Funky Look
15 Inches
Serious Multitasking

It's good for academic research

As a student or researcher in the social or physical sciences, this device provides a good balance of portability (with it's 15.6 inches screen size) and performance so that you're free to roam the labs or libraries with a machine that can competently multi-task your data crunching, "multi-tabbed browsing" and the production of academic content.

Music and Audio

Making your first steps in music editing? The Aspire E5-553G-F8EF has what it takes to deliver your audio craft.

Book keeping

The 15.6 inches screen gives you enough screen-space to wade through columns and rows

Excel, Quicken etc, don't need much power so this option won't up the requirements on processor. 

Your Acer 's 16 GB RAM will ensure large sheets and accounts wont undermine performance

The numeric keypad keyboard really takes the strain out when entering data.

Regular Stuff / Everyday Tasks

Spreadsheets, presentations and documents, are relatively undemanding, but the AMD FX-9800P processor and 16 GB RAM ensures even image laden files won't leave you watching the 'spinning wheel' on the Aspire E5-553G-F8EF

The Aspire E5-553G-F8EF makes surfing the web easy thanks to a reasonable hardware specification and fast, reliable b/g/n/ac WiFi connectivity.

Sending and receiving email is a relatively lightweight activity that the Aspire E5-553G-F8EF can comfortably handle. It also comes with 1000 GB of total storage so you never have to delete a message or attachment again.

Facebook, twitter etc require little processing power or screen specification so the Aspire E5-553G-F8EF will do just fine.

Battery life is fairly decent

Designed to be carried about, the Aspire E5-553G-F8EF can be used everywhere in your home thanks to its 7.5 hours battery life.

For anyone who works on the road, or outside the office, portability is everything. With a battery life of 7.5 hours, the Aspire E5-553G-F8EF can go the distance for you while working on the move.

The Aspire E5-553G-F8EF allows you to stay productive even when you need to pop out for a few hours thanks to its portability and 7.5 hours battery life.

If you’re always on the move around your office, you need a laptop that moves with you. The Aspire E5-553G-F8EF offers 7.5 hours of battery life so you can swap desks as much as you like between charges.

Suits your occasional mobility

The Aspire E5-553G-F8EF is a great choice for when you need a good value, reliable laptop that won't be carried around too often. It’s not the smallest or lightest, however the 5.3 lbs weight is enough to get the job done.

Great to use on the go!

The Aspire E5-553G-F8EF is a great choice for when you need a good value, reliable laptop that won't be carried around too often. It’s not the smallest or lightest, however the 5.3 lbs weight is enough to get the job done.

Numeric Key Pad

When you spend all day typing, the quality of keyboard makes a big difference. The Aspire E5-553G-F8EF includes a numeric keypad to simplify the process of entering numbers into spreadsheets.

Very stylized look

Fed up with the black and grey machines that dominate the laptop market? The bold colours and exciting design of the offer a very funky alternative.

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Technical Specifications

Acer Aspire E5 DVD±RW AMD HDD+SSD Blue - NX.GMTAA.001 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Colour Black,Blue
Form Factor Clamshell
Display HD Type FHD
Display Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Display Size 15.6 inches
Display Technology Name TN
Processor Architecture 64 Bit
Processor Cores 4 cores
Processor Family AMD FX
Processor Model AMD FX-9800P
Processor Speed 2.7 GHz
RAM Size 16 GB
HDD Capacity 1000 GB
SSD Capacity 128 GB
Storage Total Capacity 1128 GB
Storage Type HDD + SSD
Graphics Card Model - Dedicated AMD Radeon R7 M440
Graphics Card Model - Integrated AMD Radeon R7
Graphics Card Type Dedicated
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type DVD Burner
Network Bluetooth Type 4.2
Network Wired Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Network Wireless Type b/g/n/ac
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Port 1
Memory Card Reader 1
Microphone 1
USB 2.0 Ports 1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C Ports 1
USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports 2
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports 1
VGA Port 1
Camera 1
Keyboard Num-Pad Yes
Operating System Architecture 64 Bit
Operating System Name Microsoft Windows
Operating System Version Windows 10 Home
Battery Life 7.5 hours
Weight & Dimensions
Dimesnsions - Depth 25.9 inches
Dimesnsions - Height 3 inches
Dimesnsions - Height (front) 2.3 inches
Dimesnsions - Height (rear) 3 inches
Dimesnsions - Width 38.1 inches
Weight 5.27 lbs