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Acer Aspire E 17 (E5-774)

Acer Aspire E 17 (E5-774)
alaScore 87

422 reviews

Mar, 2019

alaTest has collected and analyzed 422 reviews of Acer Aspire E 17 (E5-774). The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and price. The size and usability are also appreciated.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Acer Aspire E 17 (E5-774) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (notebookcheck.net)

Acer Aspire E5-774-54HJ Notebook Review

 

Cheap DTR. The Aspire E5-774 works very quietly, barely heats up, offers simple upgrade options, an FHD screen and good battery life - a nice desktop replacement. The price is relatively low at 550 Euros (~$583), but the laptop does not come with a...

matte panel ; FHD resolution ; free M.2 slot ; good battery life ; maintenance flap ; ac WLAN ; Type-C USB (USB 3.1 Gen 1)

positioning of ports

The Core i5 processor of the Kaby Lake generation offers sufficient performance for everyday tasks and the integrated graphics chip will run a lot of games (with modest requirements). We recommend installing a second RAM module to increase the system...

Nov, 2016

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Good features

 

This is a excellent laptop with good features would recommend to anyone.

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Ideal for all my needs

 

Great laptop with everything i need at a good price. Big sreen means i can have large text for accessibility and the laptop functions excellently when streaming or just working

Oct, 2017

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Great features lovely screen

 

Daughter wanted for university very happy with purchase has all the features she needed and more

Oct, 2017

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Big and Stylish

 

Excellent laptop well worth the money its size is perfect not too small or too big would recommend

Sep, 2017

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Looks good and does the job

 

Only had this a few days but am well impressed, am not pc literate but found the set up pretty straight forward. Looks like it will do all I want it to, plus a lot more no doubt.

Sep, 2017

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Great all round laptop

 

Bought this to play fm 2017 and 18 when it comes out plays it fast and flawless. My old laptop took ages to skip days this machine does it in seconds

Sep, 2017

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Speedy and smart

 

Everything you need for basic home task. Solid fast

Aug, 2017

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Good laptops

 

very good laptops im very happy to bought it I recomend it

Jul, 2017

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Second time much better!!

 

ok, had an unlucky product pick first time, didn't work as per spec first time. Second time worked works as per spec. Looks good too. A few problems syncing with older Systems but not a big problem. Nice piece of Kit.

Jun, 2017
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Product Specifications

Audio

Built-In Microphone:Y / Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2

Battery

Battery Capacity:2800
Battery capacity (Watt hours):41.4
Battery life (max):5.5
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:4

Camera

Front Camera:No / Y / Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera signal format:720p
Rear camera: No
Swivel webcam: No

Design

Colour of product:Black / Black, grey
Form factor:Clamshell
Product colour:Black / Black, grey
Product Type:Notebook

Display

3D:N / No
Aspect Ratio:16:9 / 4:3, 16:9
Display diagonal:43.9
Display Resolution:1600 x 900 / 1920 x 1080
HD type:Full HD / HD+
LED Backlight:Y / Yes
Panel Type:IPS / LCD / TFT
Touchscreen:N / No

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N / No
Discrete graphics adapter model:No / Not available
Graphics adapter Open GL support: Yes
Maximum graphics adapter memory:32
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.7 / 1.74 / 32
Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter:Y / Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:300
On-board graphics adapter burst frequency:1000
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12 / 12.0
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000 / 1050 / 900
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel Iris Graphics / Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x1927 / 0x5916 / 1916 / 1927
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (DisplayPort):4096 x 2304
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel):4096 x 2304
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (HDMI):4096 x 2304
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 620 / Intel Iris Graphics 550 / Intel® HD Graphics 520
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DVI, DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI / DVI, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), DisplayPort, HDMI
On-board graphics adapter refresh rate at maximum resolution (DisplayPort):60
On-board graphics adapter refresh rate at maximum resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel):60
On-board graphics adapter refresh rate at maximum resolution (HDMI):24

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard:Y / Yes
Keyboard backlit: No
Keyboard layout:AZERTY / QWERTY
Numeric keypad:Y / Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys:Y / Yes

Memory

Internal Memory:12 / 4 / 6 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3L-SDRAM / DDR4-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16 / 32 / 4 / 8
Memory clock speed:2133
Memory form factor:SO-DIMM
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 2 / 1 x 4 / 1 x 4 + 1 x 8 / 1 x 8
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G:N / No
4G:N / No
Bluetooth:No / Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
Ethernet LAN:Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Top Wi-Fi standard:IEEE 802.11ac
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac / IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11n

Optical Drive

Disc types supported:CD, DVD
Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi / DVD Super Multi DL / DVD-RW / DVD±RW / N / No

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
AC adapters quantity:1
Cables included:AC
Manual:Y
Power cord included:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Warranty card:Y

Packaging Data

AC adapter included:Y / Yes
Cables included:AC
Manual:Y
Power cord included:Y / Yes
Quick start guide:Y
Warranty card:Y / Yes

Performance

GPS (satellite): No
TV tuner integrated: No

Ports & interfaces

Charging port type:DC-in jack
Combo headphone/mic port:Y / Yes
DC-in jack:N / Y / Yes
DisplayPorts quantity:1
Docking connector:N / No / Yes
DVI port:N / No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in:Y / Yes
S/PDIF out port: No
Thunderbolt ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C ports quantity:1
USB 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2) Type-C ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter power:45 / 65 / 90

Processor

Bus type:OPI / QPI
Configurable TDP-down:7.5
Configurable TDP-down frequency:800
Conflict Free processor:Y / Yes
ECC supported by processor:N / No
FSB Parity: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:12
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):34.1
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1600,1866,2133 / 1866,2133,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3L-RS-SDRAM, DDR4-SDRAM, LPDDR3-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM, DDR4-SDRAM, LPDDR3-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM, LPDDR3-SDRAM, DDR4-SDRAM
PCI Express configurations:1x2+2x1, 1x4, 2x2, 4x1 / 1x2+2x1,1x4,2x2,4x1 / 1x4, 4x1 / 1x4,4x1
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor boost frequency:2.8 / 3.1 / 3.10 / 3.3 / 3.30
Processor cache:3 / 4
Processor cache type:L3 / Smart Cache / Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Kaby Lake / Skylake
Processor Cores:2
Processor family:6th gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 6th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / Intel Core i3-6xxx / Intel Core i3-7xxx / Intel Core i5-6xxx / Intel Core i5-7xxx
Processor frequency:2 / 2.00 / 2.3 / 2.4 / 2.40 / 2.5 / 2.50 / 2.9 / 2.90
Processor lithography:14
Processor Model:i3-6006U / I3-6100U / i3-6157U / i3-7100U / I5-6200U / i5-6267U / i5-7200U
Processor operating modes:32-bit, 64-bit / 64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-6000 Mobile Processor Series / Intel Core i3-6100 series / Intel Core i5-6200 series
Processor Socket:BGA 1356 / BGA1356 / FCBGA1356 / Socket B2 (LGA 1356)
Processor threads:4
Stepping:D1 / H0 / K1
System bus rate:4
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15 / 28
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:N / No / Y / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y / Yes
Execute Disable Bit:Y / Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:14
Idle States:Y / Yes
Intel 64:Y / Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y / Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access:Y / Yes
Intel HD Graphics: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology version:1.00
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):1 / Y / Yes
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N / No
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N / No
Intel TSX-NI:N / No / Y / Yes
Intel TSX-NI version:1.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y / Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):Y / Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y / Yes
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT): No
Intel® Built-in Visuals Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y / Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):Y / Yes
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y / Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):Y / Yes
Intel® Insider™:Y / Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics: No
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y / Yes
Intel® OS Guard:Y / Yes
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Secure Key:Y / Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):Y / Yes
Intel® Smart Cache:Y / Yes
Intel® Smart Response Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / N / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / No / Y
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y / Yes
InTru™ 3D Technology:Y / Yes
Processor ARK ID:88180 / 88193 / 91157 / 91166 / 95442 / 95443 / 96484 / I3-6100U / I5-6200U
Processor code:SR2EU / SR2EY / SR2JK / SR2ZU / SR2ZW / SSSR2UW / SSSR2XA
Processor package size:42 / 42 x 24
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0, SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / AVX 2.0, SSE4.2 / AVX 2.0,SSE4.1,SSE4.2 / AVX 2.0,SSE4.2 / SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX 2.0 / SSE4.1,SSE4.2,AVX 2.0
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y / Yes

Security

Cable lock slot: Yes
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Fingerprint Reader:N / No / Y

Software

Bundled software:McAfee Internet Security Suite (60 days trial version), Microsoft office 2016 Trial version (30 days trial version)
Drivers included:Y
Operating System Architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Linux / Linux Linpus / WINDOWS 10 HOME

Storage

Card reader integrated:Y / Yes
Compatible memory cards:SD / SD, SDHC, SDXC
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:SATA
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:5400
HDD Capacity:1000 / 500
HDD interface:SATA
HDD Speed:5400
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1
Number of HDDs installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:128 / 256
Solid-state drive interface:Serial ATA III
SSD capacity:128 / 256
SSD interface:Serial ATA III
Storage Media:HDD / HDD+SSD / SSD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 1128 / 1256 / 128 / 256 / 500 / 628

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:28.2 / 281.9
Height :3.17 / 3.31 / 33 / 33.1
Height (front):2.75 / 2.76 / 2.77
Height (rear):3.17 / 3.3 / 3.31
Weight:2.4 / 3 / 3.1 / 3.2 / 3.3
Width:42.3 / 423.3 / 424.2