Acer silver 11.6″ Aspire V5-122 Laptop PC is a new touch screen laptop that is powered by AMD A4-1250 accelerated processor and provides intuitive touch control in a highly portable package. This 1GHz accelerated processor is designed for small laptops and tablets. The model number of this laptop is NX.M91AA.013 or V5-122P-0894. This small laptop offers performance for basic computing only. With the ultra-competitive nature of this segment, Acer has decided to offer enough memory and storage with this tiny laptop in its bid to compete with rivals. It comes with 6GB on board memory which promises enough multitasking power. 500GB hard drive offers enough storage. The drawback of Acer Aspire V5-122P-0894 or NX.M91AA.013 laptop is that it comes with limited number of ports and its 3 cell lithium ion battery won’t be able to provide day long battery life, on single charge. Acer silver 11.6″ Aspire V5-122 Laptop PC is currently listed within price range of $420- $450 at different stores like Wal-Mart, Staples, RadioShack and online stores like Rakuten (V5-122P-42156G50nss, price $406).
Acer NX.M91AA.013 specification and performance
Acer NX.M91AA.013 silver 11.6″ Aspire PC is powered by A4-1250 processor which is a dual core processor and operates with 1GHz frequency. It comes with low TDP rating of 8Watt which will make users expect longer battery life. Unfortunately, it comes with 3 cell lithium ion battery which provides approx. 3.5 hours of battery life on single charge. It comes with integrated Radeon HD 8210 graphics that is part of APU and shares system memory. The graphics support DirectX 11.1. But being a slow processor, it doesn’t allow gaming much. Older and low end games like World of warcraft, starcraft II etc. can be played in this laptop. The processor, however, streams videos smoothly.
Acer NX.M91AA.013 comes with 6GB DDR3L SDRAM arranged in a single slot. Maximum amount of memory supported by the laptop is 6GB. The 500GB hard drive operates with 5400rpm speed.
The 11.6” high definition LED backlit multi-touch touch screen display offers 1366 X 768 pixel resolution which supports 720p high definition playback. This Acer Aspire V5-122 Silver Laptop lacks HDMI port, thus connecting it with high definition TV is ruled out. There are only 2 USB ports, 1 USB 3.0 and one USB 2.0 port. There is a media card reader which can read Secure Digital Card. Similar to other notebook, optical drive is missing here.
Model NX.M91AA.013 offers webcam with integrated microphone. When it comes to network connectivity, it supports Bluetooth and 802.11 b/g/n.
Pros of Acer Silver Aspire V5-122 Laptop PC with AMD A4-1250
Compact touch screen laptop
Plenty of memory for multi-tasking
Cons of Acer NX.M91AA.013
Average battery life
Limited number of ports