Acer Aspire S5 comparison

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Acer Aspire S5

Acer Aspire S5
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    Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
Average user rating 5.0 stars out of 1 review
Release date June 13, 2012
The Bottom Line Even thinner and lighter than a 13-inch MacBook Air, the Acer Aspire S5 is a great example of an ambitious ultrabook, held back by a few flaws and its high price.

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Product Description Acer Aspire - 13.3 in - 3rd Gen Core i7 3517U - 4 GB RAM - 256 GB
S5-391-9880 - Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition SSD
Packaged Quantity 1
Software Included Bing Toolbar
Microsoft Office 2010 Starter
Windows Live Essentials
Battery 4-cell - up to 6.5 hour(s)
System Type Ultrabook
Display 13.3 in
LED backlight CineCrystal 1366 x 768 / HD
Graphics Intel HD Graphics 4000
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition
Storage 256 GB
Dimensions (WxDxH) 12.77 in x 8.95 in x 0.59 in
Weight 2.65 lbs
Networking 802.11n None
Bluetooth 4.0
Optical Drive None
Processor Intel 3rd Gen Core i7 3517U / 3 GHz / 4 MB Cache
3 ( 2.6 GHz )
Memory 4 GB
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