The Acer Aspire 5750 is a 15.6 inch notebook comes with an Intel Core i5 processor, 8 GB of RAM, a 500 GB hard drive, and Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. It is available in many different countries across the world and in this article we will examine whether you should buy the Acer Aspire 5750 by looking at it specifications and design.

Specification

  • The Acer Aspire 5750 has a standard specification that includes:
  • Intel Core i5 processor
  • 15.6 inch LED screen
  • 8 GB of RAM
  • 500 GB hard drive
  • Webcam and 5 in 1 card reader
  • DVD drive
  • Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

Performance

The Acer Aspire 5750 possesses one of the latest Intel i5 processor. The i5 processor combined with the 8 GB of RAM and this is a powerful machine capable of most things you will need to do. The i5 processor on the Acer Aspire 5750 possesses a technology called Intel Turbo boost, which can help with older single threaded applications by increasing the clock speed. This may be of benefit if you use older programs that have not been adapted for the multicore CPUs in use today.

Design

The design of the Acer Aspire 5750 it conventional laptop; it is not thin like an ultrabook or highly portable like a netbook, although as it is only 15.6 inch design it would be suitable for those needing take a laptop in and out of work or college.

Keyboard and touchpad

The Acer Aspire 5750 has a full-size keyboard with numpad. This is quite rare to find a laptop and is a big advantage for those of us using number heavy application such as Excel on a daily basis. The touchpad is quite sensitive so it may need some adjustment, although with such a large netbook you are likely to be using a mouse anyway.

Software

The Acer Aspire 5750 comes with Windows 7 Home premium 64-bit which is the latest version of Microsoft's operating system. It also comes with various Acer branded pieces of software which you may find useful, although I would advise you go through them and remove the ones that you do not need if you decide to buy this laptop.

Pros

  • Good CPU and RAM
  • Large hard drive
  • Full-size keyboard with number pad

Cons

  • Only has around 4 hours battery life
  • Not as portable as some laptops due to its weight
  • Quite bulky

Is the Acer Aspire 5750 right for you?

This laptop would be good for those people who are upgrading from an existing 15.6-inch notebook and for users that want a good solid laptop for home or office use. I would recommend it as a primary machine to most people including business people and students.

Conclusion

As always before you buy any high value products, you should try it out in a shop. Even if you cannot find this Acer Aspire laptop if you try out a similar Acer design you are likely to get a feel think that the keyboard and touchpad. You should check the things like where your palms will sit, whether it is comfortable to type and things like the weight and size, you may also wish to test speakers and performance if possible.

Have you bought an Acer Aspire 5750? Do you think the Acer Aspire 5750 was a good buy? Please feel free to write a comment below.