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Buyers Guide | BTS 2017
Acer® Aspire 5 A515-51G-71RS Laptop
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On-Shelf Date
Acer® Aspire 5 A515-51G-71RS Laptop
August 14, 2017
Geared for Greatness
The new Aspire 5 Series is the perfect laptop for every need. It packs a beautiful 15.6" Full HD screen, solid performance and the latest WiFi into an attractive design that's easy to place in a backpack and take to class. This
budget friendly laptop has all the essentials you need so you can quickly browse the Web, manage a budget, or catch up on schoolwork.
High Level Specifications
w 7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor (Up to 3.5GHz)
w 15.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080) Widescreen LED-backlit Display
w NVIDIA® GeForce® 940MX with 2 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM
w 8GB DDR4 Dual Channel Memory
w 1TB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive
w 1 - USB 3.1 Type C Gen 1 port, 1 - USB 3.0 Port & 2 - USB 2.0 ports
w 1 - HDMI port
w Windows 10 Home
w 4-cell Li-Ion (3220 mAh) Battery, Up to 7 Hours Battery Life
What's in the Box
w Laptop
w AC Adapter & Power Cord
Beautiful Form
Upgrade As You Wish
Protect your Eyes
The stripe pattern on top enriches the design by applying a unique, bold
and pleasing tactile feedback, which perfectly fits the modern and chic
spirit of the Aspire 5 Series.
The compartment door allows you to upgrade storage and memory as
you see fit. Remove the cover and exchange the components for quick
and easy upgrades.
By filtering out eye-straining blue light with the Acer BluelightShield™
feature, this PC lets you work and play longer--in comfort. Just turn it
on and turn eye strain off!
Key Features
Web Description
Supercharged Internet Speed
Entertainment Takes Center Stage
Lay it Flat
Stream, download and browse until your heart’s content! The latest
802.11ac WiFi provides a smooth Internet experience at connection speeds
that are up to three times faster than previous generations.
Acer TrueHarmony ensures movies come to life, songs have more
depth and games are even more engaging. The one-of-a-kind speaker
design limits audio distortion, delivers a wide range of bass, and boosts
volume so that it fills the room.
The Aspire 5 Series features a special, 180 degree lay-flat display,
providing you with the best viewing experience and perspective,
Acer Aspire 5, 15.6" Full HD, 7th Gen Intel Core i7-7500U, NVIDIA GeForce
940MX, 8GB DDR4, 1TB HDD, Windows 10 Home, A515-51G-71RS
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Detailed Product Specifications
7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor 2.7GHz
with Turbo Boost Technology up to 3.5GHz (4MB L3 cache)
15.6" Full HD Widescreen LED-backlit Display
1920 x 1080 resolution; 16:9 aspect ratio
8GB DDR4 Dual Channel Memory(2)
4GB On-Board & 1 x 4GB | 0 Slots (Available)
1 DDR4 Slot (Total) - Up to 20GB
1 - USB 3.1 Type C Gen 1 port (up to 5 Gbps)
1 - USB 3.0 Port (with Power-off Charging)
2 - USB 2.0 ports
1 - HDMI™ Port with HDCP support
1 - Headphone/Speaker/Line-Out Jack
1 - Ethernet (RJ-45) Port
1 - DC-in Jack for AC Adapter
1 - Kensington Lock Slot
Case Design
A515-51G-71RS Obsidian Black
NVIDIA® GeForce® 940MX with 2 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM,
supporting NVIDIA® CUDATM, PhysXTM, PureVideo® HD technology,
HDMI® and Blu-Ray 3DTM support, Hardware Video Decode Acceleration,
Microsoft® DirectX® 11.2/12, OpenGL® 4.4, OpenCLTM 1.1
Acer TrueHarmony Sound System
Windows 10 Home
HD Webcam (1280 x 720) supporting High Dynamic Range
Convenience Features
Part Number
Acer Care Center
Microsoft Office Trial
Amazon Kindle
Precision Touchpad (supporting Windows Modern
Touchpad gestures)
Dedicated Numeric Keypad
Norton Internet Security Trial
Media Control Keys
Battery Type
4-cell Li-Ion (3220 mAh) Battery
Two Built-in Stereo Speakers
Built-in Dual Digital Microphone
Battery Life
Hard Drive
1TB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive(3)
Dimensions (System)
15.02 (W) x 10.35 (D) x 0.85 (H) inches
381.6 (W) x 263 (D) x 21.6 (H) mm
Up to 7-hours battery life(4)
Product specifications subject to change without notice
Optical Drive
Digital Media Reader
Digital Media Card Reader - Secure Digital™ (SD) Card
802.11ac WiFi featuring MIMO technology
10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN (RJ-45 port)
Bluetooth® 4.0
Actual product may vary from image shown
Accessible capacity varies; MB = 1 million bytes; GB = 1 billion bytes
(1) Overall system performance is based on several PC attributes. GHZ, processor clock speed, is one of the attributes. Intel Turbo Boost Technology performance varies
depending on hardware, software and overall system configuration.
Dimensions (Box)
19.61 (L) x 2.56 (W) x 12.2 (H) inches
498 (L) x 65 (W) x 310 (H) mm
(2) Shared system memory may be allocated to support integrated graphics, depending on system memory size and other factors. Actual system memory available to the
operating system will be reduced by the amount of dedicated and shared system memory utilized by the graphics solution and resources required by the operating
(3) 1 GB is 1 billion bytes. Actual formatted capacity is less and may vary depending on preloaded materials and operating environment. Recovery Management utilizes up to
8 GB (10 GB with Microsoft® Office Starter 2010 Trial) of the stated hard disk capacity as dedicated backup space.
4.85 lbs. | 2.2 kg (system unit only)
Approximately 6.77 lbs.| 3.07 kg (box)
(4) Battery life varies depending on product specifications, computer settings, and applications or features launched. All batteries' maximum capacity diminishes with time
and use.
(5) For a free copy of the standard limited warranty end‐users should see a reseller where Acer products are sold or write to Acer America Corporation, Warranty Department,
P.O. Box 6137, Temple, TX 76503. TFT displays commonly exhibit a small number of discolored dots, so‐called “nonconforming pixels.” This phenomenon is a limitation of TFT
LCD technology, not a product defect and, as such, is not covered by the limited warranty or by the upgrade programs. For International travelers warranty Valid only in
countries where Acer has an authorized repair facility. For a list of those countries go to or call 800‐816‐2237. Services and response
times may vary in countries outside the U.S. and Canada
Pallet Quantity
105 units per pallet
Limited Warranty
One-year International Travelers Limited Warranty (ITW)
(6) 30-days of complimentary subscription. Internet connection required to start trial
(7)Microsoft Office Trial included. After or during the 30-day trial, purchase an Office Product Key to activate one of the following Office suites preloaded on this PC: Office
Home and Student, Office Home and Business, Office Professional.
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