•  Date Published: 17 Dec 2017
  • Intel Core i5-6200U
  • Intel HD Graphics 520
  • 15.6”, HD (1366 x 768), TN
  • 1000GB HDD
  • 12GB DDR4
  • 2.40 kg (5.3 lbs)


  • Low price
  • Distinguishable design signature (in a good way)
  • Great touchpad and keyboard performance
  • No throttling of the GPU, nor the CPU under heavy load
  • The frequency of the emitted light is really high and it is highly unlikely that the user will feel discomfort


  • A bit lower battery life than expected
  • A small design flaw with the silicone leg makes the notebook unstable on an even surface
  • A bit heavy (2.4 kg)


  • 1TB HDD, 5400 rpm
  • RAM
  • 12GB DDR4
  • OS
  • Windows 10 Home
  • Body Material
  • Plastic
  • Dimensions
  • 382 x 256 x 29 mm (15.04" x 10.08" x 1.14")
  • Weight
  • 2.40 kg (5.3 lbs)
  • Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-A
  • 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-A
  • 2.0
  • HDMI
  • Card Reader
  • SD
  • Ethernet LAN
  • 10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
  • Wi-Fi
  • 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth
  • Audio jack
  • 3.5 mm jack
  • Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

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Acer Aspire E5-573 in-depth review

Every now and then consumers look for a cheap notebook that provides the bare minimum at this price range. Today we are going to review the new Acer Aspire E5-573 notebook that aims to satisfy the basic needs of a regular user and provide a little something on the side. The machine itself will not surprise you with ultimate performance or astonishing looks, but it looks like the company wants to distinguish itself from the rest of the entry-level market. And it does a pretty good job at it. The new Aspire E5 series are offered in various hardware configurations ranging from the low-end machines up to decent mid-class systems. Not only that, but the new E5s can be found in different color options - gray, orange, dark red, blue and yellow. We've got our hands on the most boring one (gray)[...]

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i5-6200U

Results are from the Cinebench 20 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)

GPU Performance: Intel HD Graphics 520