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Acer Aspire F 15 F5-573G

alaTest has collected and analyzed 186 reviews of Acer Aspire F 15 F5-573G. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the usability and keyboard. The battery and price are also appreciated. There are some critical views about the energy efficiency and touchpad. There are mixed views on the reliability and image quality.

performance, price, battery, keyboard, usability

durability, portability, touchpad, energy

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Acer Aspire F 15 F5-573G is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Sebastian Bade (notebookcheck.net)

Acer Aspire F15 F5-573G-53V1 Notebook Review

 

Inexpensive multimedia talent. In the Aspire F15, Acer combines a ULV processor with enough RAM and a dedicated GPU. These specifications appear good on paper and the price is significantly under 1000 Euros ($1104). We will reveal the weaknesses of the...

good input devices ; GeForce GTX 950M with 4GB GDDR5 VRAM ; decent battery life ; moderate system noise ; stable case ; attractive pricing ; maintenance hatch ; high color space coverage ; 24-month warranty

high temperatures under load ; only installed HDD ; keyboard lettering too delicate ; Housing surfaces attract fingerprints ; no operating system

The Acer Aspire F15 F5-573G-53V is a long-lasting 15-inch multimedia notebook with gaming abilities for an attractive price significantly under 1000 Euros ($1104). The combination of the ULV Skylake processor and dedicated Nvidia GeForce GTX 950M is...

Jun, 2016

Expert review by: Shruti Dhapola (indianexpress.com)

Acer F5-573G laptop review: Not a bad option, if you’re okay with a large device

 

Acer's Aspire F5-573G is a pretty sturdy and yes, heavy laptop but it delivers on the performance front.

Nov, 2016

Consumer review by: Jon (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire F15 F5-573G

 

Boots fast, and easy to work with

Battery life is not 12 hrs. I'm getting 4 - 5 hours and only web browsing using firefox and checking emails.

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: Alex (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire F15 F5-573G

 

Great fast PC battery life rating is correct (if in aeroplane mode and battery saver) Does what I want it to do and starts up in under 20 seconds

None at all

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: Martyn (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire F15 F5-573G

 

Screen had dead pixels and no replacement laptop

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: Nathan (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire F15 F5-573G

 

It's quick, it's nice to use. Generally just a brilliant laptop

The touch pad takes a bit of getting used to but I use a gaming mouse most of the time anyway

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: Zenaida (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire F15 F5-573G

 

Performance is excellent.

Fingerprints are visible.

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: Adelina (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire F15 F5-573G

 

It's fast and easy

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: Samuel (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire F15 F5-573G

 

Fast load up times with SSD

Quite heavy, although it is to be expected

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: Ellis (reevoo.com)

Acer Aspire F15 F5-573G

 

N/A

Literally everything, I got it and the screen was broke the gaming capability is laughable and the build quality is horrific don't buy this product lode of hogwash

Sep, 2017

Product Specifications

Audio

Built-In Microphone:Y / Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2
Number of microphones:1

Battery

Battery Capacity:2800 / 5600
Battery capacity (Watt hours):41.8 / 62.2
Battery life (max):12 / 7 / 8
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:4 / 6

Camera

Front Camera:Y / Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera resolution (numeric):1
Front camera signal format:720p

Certificates

Certification:CE

Design

Colour of product:Black / Black, Blue / Black, grey / Black, Silver / Blue / Grey / Red / Silver / White
Form factor:Clamshell
Product Type:Notebook

Display

3D:N / No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display diagonal:39.6
Display Resolution:1366 x 768 / 1920 x 1080
Display Surface:Matt
HD type:Full HD / HD
LED Backlight:Y / Yes
Panel Type:LCD / TFT
Touchscreen:N / No

Graphics

CUDA:Y / Yes
CUDA cores:640
Discrete graphics adapter:Y / Yes
Discrete graphics adapter memory:14 / 2 / 4
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce 920M / NVIDIA GeForce 940M / NVIDIA GeForce 940MX / NVIDIA GeForce GT 950M / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR5
Graphics adapter Open GL support:Y / Yes
Maximum graphics adapter memory:14 / 2 / 4
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.74 / 32
Maximum Resolution:4096 x 2304
Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
Number of discrete graphics adapters supported:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
NVIDIA G-SYNC: No
NVIDIA GameWorks VR:No / Y / Yes
On-board graphics adapter:Y / Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:300
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® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x5916 / 1916
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 500 / Intel HD Graphics 620 / Intel® HD Graphics 520
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4 / 4.5
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), DVI, HDMI / 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
Island-style keyboard:Y
Keyboard backlit: Yes
Keyboard layout:AZERTY / QWERTY
Numeric keypad:Y / Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys:Y / Yes

Memory

ECC:N
Internal Memory:12 / 16 / 4 / 6 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3L-SDRAM / DDR4-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16 / 32 / 4 / 8
Maximum internal memory (64-bit):32
Memory clock speed:1600 / 2133
Memory form factor:SO-DIMM
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 2 + 1 x 4 / 1 x 8 / 2 x 4 / 2 x 8
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G:N / No
4G:N / No
Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0 / 4.1
Ethernet LAN:No / Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
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 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Optical Drive

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

Packaging Data

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

Ports & interfaces

Combo headphone/mic port:Y / Yes
DC-in jack:Y / Yes
Docking connector:N / No
DVI port:N / No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C ports quantity:1 / 2
USB 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2) Type-C ports quantity:1 / 2
USB Sleep-and-Charge: Yes
USB Sleep-and-Charge ports:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter power:45 / 60 / 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-SDRAM, DDR4-SDRAM, LPDDR3-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM, LPDDR3-SDRAM, DDR4-SDRAM
Motherboard chipset:Intel SoC
PCI Express configurations:1x2+2x1, 1x4, 2x2, 4x1 / 1x2+2x1,1x4,2x2,4x1 / 1x2,1x2+2x1,1x4,4x1 / 1x4, 4x1 / 1x4,4x1
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor boost frequency:2.8 / 3.1 / 3.10 / 3.5 / 3.50
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 / 6th gen Intel® Core™ i7 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i7 / Intel Core i3-6xxx / Intel Core i3-7xxx / Intel Core i5-6xxx / Intel Core i5-7xxx / Intel Core i7-6xxx / Intel Core i7-7xxx
Processor frequency:2 / 2.00 / 2.3 / 2.4 / 2.40 / 2.5 / 2.50 / 2.7 / 2.70
Processor lithography:14
Processor Model:i3-6006U / I3-6100U / i3-6157U / i3-7100U / I5-6200U / i5-7200U / I7-6500U / i7-7500U
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 / Intel Core i7-6500 Mobile series
Processor Socket:BGA 1356 / BGA1356 / FCBGA1356 / LGA 1356 (Socket B2) / Socket B2 (LGA 1356)
Processor threads:4
Stepping:D1 / H0
System bus rate:4 / 5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

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 Quick Sync Video Technology: 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: Yes
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 Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
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: 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
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / No
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y / Yes
InTru™ 3D Technology:Y / Yes
Processor ARK ID:88180 / 88193 / 88194 / 91157 / 95442 / 95443 / 95451 / 96484 / I5-6200U / I7-6500U
Processor code:SR2EU / SR2EY / SR2EZ / SR2ZU / SR2ZV / SR2ZW / SSSR2UW
Processor package size:42 / 42 x 24
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0, SSE4.1, 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
Password protection:Y

Software

Bundled software:McAfee Internet Security Suite (60 days trial version), Microsoft office 2016 Trial version (30 days trial version)
Operating System Architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Linux / Linux Linpus / No / Windows 10 / WINDOWS 10 HOME
Operating System Language:ITA
Trial software:McAfee Internet Security Suite, Microsoft office 2016 / Microsoft Office 2016, McAfee Internet Security Suit

Storage

Card reader integrated:N / Y / Yes
Compatible memory cards:SD
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 2000 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:SATA / SATA III
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:5400
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory:8
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache type:SSD
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity:1000
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:128 / 256 / 512 / 8 / 96
Solid-state drive interface:SATA / Serial ATA / Serial ATA III
SSD form factor:2.5"
Storage Media:HDD / HDD+SSD / Hybrid-HDD / SSD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 1008 / 109 / 1096 / 1128 / 1256 / 128 / 1512 / 2000 / 2128 / 256 / 500 / 512 / 596 / 628 / 726 / 756

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:25.6 / 25.9 / 259
Height :2.84 / 2.85 / 2.92 / 23.1 / 28 / 28.4 / 28.5
Height (front):2.3 / 2.39 / 2.49 / 2.84
Height (rear):2.79 / 2.8 / 2.84 / 2.85 / 2.92
Weight:2 / 2.3 / 2.4
Width:38.2 / 381 / 381.6