• CPU: Intel Pentium Silver N5030
  • GPU: Intel UHD Graphics 605
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
  • Storage: 256GB SSD
  • RAM: 4GB (1x 4096MB) - DDR4, 2666Mhz
  • Weight: 1.94 kg (4.3 lbs)


  • Very affordable
  • Decent battery life
  • Wide upgradability options
  • Doesn't use aggressive PWM for brightness adjustment (Innolux N156HGA-EA3 (CMN15F5))


  • Weird cooling
  • No Type-C port, nor an SD card reader
  • TN panel has naturally poor viewing angles (Innolux N156HGA-EA3 (CMN15F5))
  • Poor contrast ratio and only 53% of sRGB color coverage (Innolux N156HGA-EA3 (CMN15F5))

Acer Aspire 3 (A315-34) - Specs

CPU Performance #117
  • Intel Celeron N4100
  • Intel Core i5-L16G7
  • Intel Pentium Silver N5030
  • Intel Core i7-7Y75 13.4%
  • Intel Pentium Silver N5000 15.7%
  • Intel Pentium 4417U 11.7%
GPU Performance #276
  • Intel HD Graphics 515 0.1%
  • Intel HD Graphics 615 0.1%
  • Intel UHD Graphics 605
  • Intel HD Graphics (Cherry Trail) 0.2%
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
panel 1
Innolux N156HGA-EA3 (CMN15F5)
Color accuracy 7.5 -> 2.9
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 SATA M.2 slot See photo
4GB (1x 4096MB) - DDR4, 2666Mhz
4810 mAh, 2-cell
Body material
Plastic / Polycarbonate
363.4 x 250.5 x 19.9 mm (14.31" x 9.86" x 0.78")
1.94 kg (4.3 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-A 2.0
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI
  • Ethernet LAN 10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 4.1
  • Audio jack 3.5 mm combo
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers 2 Speakers
  • Optical drive


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DISPLAY: 15.6-inch, 1920x1080, TN

Name Innolux N156HGA-EA3 (CMN15F5)
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Brightness 227 cd/m2
sRGB 54%
PWM frequency 25000 Hz
Panel Type TN
Resolution 1920x1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)
Contrast 360:1
dE Color Checker 7.5 2.9
PWM Rating 9.8: (safe)
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CPU Performance: Intel Pentium Silver N5030

GPU Performance: Intel UHD Graphics 605

Results are for the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 4.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
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