The Acer Aspire 5 is one of the best budget full-size laptops you can find in stores today. It checks most of the right boxes: well built, slim and fairly light, gets a decent keyboard, an IPS screen and modern hardware, performs well, runs cool and quiet and lasts for a long while on a charge. It's not without a couple of flaws, but none are real deal-breakers or surprises for a under $500 device, that's why this notebook gets a good rating and our recommendation. Read on for the whole story.
- This Certified Refurbished product is certified factory refurbished, shows limited or no wear, and includes all original accessories plus a 90-day warranty.
- The Acer Aspire 5 notebook is powered by an Intel i5 2.5GHz Dual-core processor
- Comes equipped with a large 1 TB hard drive and 8 GB of DDR4 Ram
- 15.6" Full HD LCD display with a 1920x1080 resolution with Multi-Touch and IPS for viewing at any angle
- Runs on the built-in Intel HD 620 graphics controller