• CPU: Intel Core i7-8705G
  • GPU: AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL (Vega 870, 4GB HBM2)
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 512GB SSD
  • RAM: 16GB DDR4
  • Weight: 1.50 kg (3.3 lbs)

Pros

  • Super thin and light body
  • Good performance for the size
  • Dual M.2 PCIe SSD support
  • Decent battery life
  • IPS display offers wide viewing angles and good contrast ratio (LM156LF9L02)
  • It covers 94% of sRGB and our Gaming and Web design profile improves color accuracy to an Average dE of <2.0 (LM156LF9L02)

Cons

  • There is some noticeable flex in the body
  • No RAM upgrade is possible
  • Lacks Thunderbolt connection
  • Uses harmful PWM, although up to only 82 nits (our Health-Guard profile deals with that) (LM156LF9L02)

Acer Aspire 7 A715-73G - Specs

CPU Performance #49
  • Intel Core i5-9300H 4.5%
  • Intel Core i5-10300H 6%
  • Intel Core i7-8705G
  • AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 1.1%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 3750H 2%
  • Intel Core i5-8300H 3.1%
GPU Performance #46
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q 1.3%
  • NVIDIA Quadro T2000 (4GB GDDR5) 2.4%
  • AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL (Vega 870, 4GB HBM2)
  • NVIDIA Quadro P2000 (Laptop, 4GB GDDR5) 1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (3GB GDDR5) 1.7%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (4GB GDDR5) 2.7%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
panel 1
Panda LM156LF9L02 (NCP002F)
Color accuracy 3.3 -> 1.7
HDD/SSD
512GB PCIe NVMe SSD
RAM
16GB DDR4
OS
Windows 10 Home
Dimensions
358 x 248 x 16.9 mm (14.09" x 9.76" x 0.67")
Weight
1.50 kg (3.3 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 2x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-A 2.0
  • HDMI
  • Card reader SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Ethernet LAN
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Audio jack combo audio / microphone jack
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

 

 

DISPLAY: 15.6-inch, 1920x1080, IPS

Name Panda LM156LF9L02 (NCP002F)
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Brightness 312 cd/m2
sRGB 94%
PWM frequency 1050 Hz
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920x1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)
Contrast 1180:1
dE Color Checker 3.3 1.7
PWM Rating 5.5: (undesirable)
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Office Work - screen profile

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Design and Gaming

This profile is aimed at designers who work with colors professionally, and for games and movies as well. Design and Gaming takes display panels to their limits, making them as accurate as possible in the sRGB IEC61966-2-1 standard for Web and HDTV, at white point D65.

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Health-Guard

THealth-Guard eliminates the harmful Pulse-Width Modulation (PWM) and reduces the negative Blue Light which affects our eyes and body. Since it’s custom tailored for every panel, it manages to keep the colors perceptually accurate. Health-Guard simulates paper so the pressure on the eyes is greatly reduced.

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-8705G

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GPU Performance: AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL (Vega 870, 4GB HBM2)

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