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Acer Aspire ES (ES1-711 / ES1-711G)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 209 reviews of Acer Aspire ES (ES1-711 / ES1-711G). The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and screen. The price and usability also get good feedback, but there are some critical reviews about the touchpad and battery.

performance, usability, price, screen, size

battery, touchpad

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Acer Aspire ES (ES1-711 / ES1-711G) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Acer Aspire ES (ES1-711 / ES1-711G)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 user reviews of Acer Aspire ES (ES1-711 / ES1-711G) from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 2.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the size and screen, whereas comments are divided on the performance. The touchpad and reliability get less positive reviews.

price, screen, size

usability, portability, reliability, touchpad

56% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Acer Aspire ES1-711 17.3-inch Notebook (Black) - (Intel Pentium N3540 2.16GHz, 4GB RAM, 1TB HDD, Integrated Graphics, Windows 8.1)Acer Aspire ES1-711 17.3-inch Notebook (Black) - (Intel Pentium N3540 2.16GHz, 4GB RAM, 1TB HDD, Integrated Graphics, Windows 8.1)

Feb, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Acer Aspire ES (ES1-711 / ES1-711G)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Acer Aspire ES (ES1-711 / ES1-711G) from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com. People really like the price.

price

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Acer 17.3" Aspire E Laptop 4GB 500GB | ES1-711-P1UVAcer 17.3" Aspire E Laptop 4GB 500GB | ES1-711-P1UV

Feb, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Acer Aspire ES (ES1-711 / ES1-711G)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Acer Aspire ES (ES1-711 / ES1-711G) from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.ca.

0% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Acer Aspire ES1-711-P1UV Pentium N3540 Quad-Core 2.16GHz 4GB 500GB DVD±RW 17.3" LED Notebook W8.1 w/Webcam & BT (Black) (Certified Refurbished ProductAcer Aspire ES1-711-P1UV Pentium N3540 Quad-Core 2.16GHz 4GB 500GB DVD±RW 17.3" LED Notebook W8.1 w/Webcam & BT (Black) (Certified Refurbished Product

Feb, 2019

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire ES1-711

 

speed

poor sound, too big, a lot of issues with windows 10

Dec, 2015

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire ES1-711

 

Very quick and easy to use.

Nothing

Oct, 2015

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire ES1-711

 

does the job as described easy set up clear and sharp screen

Sep, 2015

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire ES1-711

 

very poor sound quality

May, 2015

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire ES1-711

 

Good quality and reliable. very responsive

Memory card slot wouldn't accept my sony duo memory stick

May, 2015

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire ES1-711

 

The price is right for what it does.

All the usb ports are on the left hand side. It's a pain if you want to use a mouse.

May, 2015

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire ES1-711

 

good layout makes it easy to use plus the 17in screen makes every thing clear.

the touchpad is very sensitive, sometimes you can click on programmes you don't need.

May, 2015

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire ES1-711

 

The large screen is a bonus + hdmi connectivity for playback on Tv.

No Bluray

May, 2015

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire ES1-711

 

The price is right for what it does

All the usb ports are on the left hand side. It's a pain if you want to use a mouse

May, 2015

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire ES1-711

 

Size of the screen; speed of booting up.

There are too many apps many of which don't appeal to as an end user. Do not like McAfee antivirus software. It's useless and confusing when scrutinising it, so I had it removed/disabled and had a more user friendly one.

May, 2015

Product Specifications

Audio

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

Battery

Battery Capacity:2670 / 3220 / 3270
Battery capacity (Watt hours):48
Battery life (max):5 / 6 / 7
Battery technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo) / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery voltage:15.2
Number of battery cells:3 / 4

Camera

Front Camera:Y / Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720 / 640 x 480
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3
Swivel webcam: No

Certificates

Certification:ACPI 4.0
Energy Star certified: Yes
Wi-Fi certified: Yes

Design

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

Display

3D:N / No
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display brightness:200 / 220
Display diagonal:43.9
Display Resolution:1600 x 900
Display response rise/fall:8
Display Surface:Gloss
Full HD: No
HD type:HD+ / No
LED Backlight:No / Y / Yes
Panel Type:TFT
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N / No

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N / No / Y / Yes
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2
Discrete graphics adapter model:No / Not available / NVIDIA GeForce 820M
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR3
Graphics adapter Open GL support: Yes
Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
Number of discrete graphics adapters supported:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:2
NVIDIA G-SYNC: No
NVIDIA GameWorks VR: No
On-board graphics adapter:Y / Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:311 / 313
On-board graphics adapter burst frequency:792 / 854 / 896
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:11.2
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):792 / 854 / 896
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics / Intel® HD Graphics

Keyboard

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

Memory

Internal Memory:2 / 4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Maximum internal memory (64-bit):8
Memory clock speed:1600
Memory form factor:SO-DIMM
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 4 / 1 x 8
Memory slots:1x SO-DIMM / 2x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G:N / No
4G:N / No
Bluetooth:No / Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0 / 4.0+HS
Ethernet LAN:No / Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000 / 10,1000,100
Top Wi-Fi standard:IEEE 802.11n
Wi-Fi:No / Y / Yes
Wi-Fi data rate (max):300
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11b, 802.11n / 802.11g, 802.11b, 802.11n / IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Optical Drive

LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi / DVD Super Multi DL / DVD-RW / DVD±RW / No

Other features

Audio system:HD
Display Technology:TFT
Intel Virtualization Technology:VT-x
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT):VT-x

Packaging Content

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

Packaging Data

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

Performance

GPS (satellite): No
TV tuner integrated: No

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Charging port type:DC-in jack
Combo headphone/mic port:No / Y / Yes
DC-in jack:No / Y / Yes
Docking connector:N / No
DVI port:N / No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Line-in: Yes
Microphone in:No / Y / Yes
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
Total number of SATA connectors:2
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1 / 2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output voltage:19
AC adapter power:40 / 45 / 65

Processor

Conflict Free processor:Y / Yes
ECC supported by processor:N / No
FSB Parity:N / No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:8
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:4
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):21.32
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3L-SDRAM
Motherboard chipset:Intel SoC
PCI Express configurations:1x4
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processor boost frequency:2.25 / 2.58 / 2.66
Processor cache:1 / 2
Processor cache type:L2 / L3
Processor codename:Bay Trail
Processor Cores:2 / 4
Processor family:Intel Celeron / Intel Pentium / Intel® Celeron® / Intel® Pentium®
Processor frequency:1.83 / 2.16
Processor lithography:22
Processor Model:N2840 / N2940 / N3540
Processor operating modes:32-bit, 64-bit / 64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Celeron Processor N2000 series for Mobile / Intel Pentium N3000 series for Mobile / Intel® Pentium N3000 Series for Mobile
Processor Socket:BGA 1170 / BGA1170
Processor thermal power:4.5
Processor threads:2 / 4
Scenario Design Power (SDP):4.5
Stepping:C0
Thermal Design Power (TDP):7.5
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:N / No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y / Yes
Execute Disable Bit:Y / Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:22
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y / Yes
Intel Active Management Technology: No
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Built-in Visuals Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N / No
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching:N / No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology:N / No
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y / Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access:N / No
Intel FDI Technology:N / No
Intel Flex Memory Access:N / No
Intel HD Audio Technology: No
Intel HD Graphics: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel Iris Pro Graphics: No
Intel Matrix Storage Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology:N / No
Intel RealSense Technology: No
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Smart Cache: No
Intel Smart Connect Technology:Y / Yes
Intel Smart Connect Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N / No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N / No
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):N / No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT): No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N / No
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N / No
Intel® Built-in Visuals Technology: Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N / No
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N / No
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio): No
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N / No
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT): No
Intel® Insider™:N / No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics: No
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST): No
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N / No
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel® RealSense Technology: No
Intel® Secure Key:Y / Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Intel® Smart Cache: No
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:N / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / No
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y / Yes
InTru™ 3D Technology:N / No
Processor ARK ID:82103 / 82104 / 82105 / N2940
Processor code:SR1YJ / SR1YV / SR1YW
Processor package size:25
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:N / No

Security

Cable lock slot:N / Yes
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Fingerprint Reader: No
Password protection: Yes
Password protection type:BIOS, HDD, Supervisor / BIOS, Supervisor, HDD

Software

Bundled software:Acer Cloud, Acer Backup Manager, Acer ePower Management, Acer Recovery Management / McAfee Internet Security Suite (60 days trial version), Microsoft office 2013 Trial version (30 days trial version) / McAfee Internet Security\nMicrosoft Office 2013 / Microsoft Office 2013\nAcer Cloud, Acer Backup Manager, Acer ePower Management, Acer Recovery Management
Drivers included: Yes
Operating System Architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Linux / Linux Linpus / No / WINDOWS 10 HOME / Windows 8.1 / Windows 8.1 with Bing
Trial software:McAfee Internet Security Suite / McAfee Internet Security Suite, Microsoft office 2013 / McAfee® Internet Security / Microsoft Office 2013, McAfee Internet Security Suite Trial

Storage

Card reader integrated:No / Y / Yes
Compatible memory cards:SD
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
Storage Media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 500

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:21.1 / 28.9 / 289.9 / 29
Height :2.12 / 2.79 / 2.8 / 27.9 / 28
Height (front):2.12 / 2.4 / 2.79 / 2.8
Height (rear):2.12 / 2.79 / 2.8
Weight:1.29 / 3
Width:29.1 / 42.3 / 42.4 / 423.3