The Acer Aspire One V5 123 is a notebook for those people looking for a bargain laptop that can be used for regular, less-tasking operations. Powered by a dual-core AMD processor, this notebook features an attractive design that might not reveal its low price.
Flaunting a slim profile, the Acer V5 123 may easily be taken for a premium laptop on first look. It comes in at a thickness of only about 24 mm when it is folded. Not only is the V5 123 thin, it is equally lightweight at just 1.2 kg.
The laptop, which is constructed with plastic and finished in silvery-grey, is slim and light enough that you could easily forget you are carrying something when you have it in a bag. It is accompanied with an island-style keyboard with black keys.
Display and Hardware
Acer V5 123 is fitted with an 11.6-inch display with a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which has become the minimum standard for laptops that are hitting the market these days.
The Acer Aspire One V5 123 notebook is powered by a dual-core AMD E-Series chip clocked at 1 GHz — not surprising for an ultra cheap laptop like this one. Standard memory is 2 GB, upgradeable to 4 GB.
The integrated AMD Radeon HD 8210 graphics is decent enough for normal tasks, but poor for most 3D games. Essentially, this laptop should not disappoint if all you require of it is to do basic computing tasks, listen to music and watch HD movies.
Miscellaneous Specs and Features
The laptop runs on either Windows 8 or Linpus Linux operating system. A SATA hard drive of either 320 GB or 500 GB is provided for storage on the Acer V5 123. Ports and expansion options include three USB ports (including one USB 3.0 port), one VGA port, one HDMI video output port and one Gigabit Ethernet port as well as an SDXC memory card reader.
The Acer Aspire One V5-123 features a webcam, Bluetooth 4.0 and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n. It packs a Lithium-Ion battery with a capacity of 2500 mAh and run time of up to four hours.
Pricing and availability
Acer Aspire One V5 123 laptop is available in Nigeria. You can buy the portable notebook at leading online stores in the country. Acer Aspire One V5 123 price in Nigeria start at around N56,000, depending on your location and the configuration of the laptop.
Acer Aspire One V5 123 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Acer Aspire One V5 123:
- OS: Windows 8
- Processor: 1GHz Dual Core AMD Processor
- GPU: –
- Memory: 4GB
- Colours: Black
- Dimension: 27.4 x 284.4 x 203.2 mm
- Weight: 1.2 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 11.6-inch Active Matrix TFT Color LCD, 1366 x 768 pixels
- Keyboard: Yes, Full Size Keyboard
- Pointing Device: TouchPad
- Built-in Storage: 500GB
- Optical Storage: –
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes
- USB 3.0: Yes, 1 Ports
- USB 2.0: Yes, 2 Ports
- HDMI: –
- DisplayPort: –
- VGA: Yes
- Ethernet (RJ-45): Yes, Gigabit Ethernet
- SD Slot: –
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- WLAN: Yes, IEEE 802.11b/g/n
- Bluetooth: No
- NFC: No
- Docking Connector: –
- Mobile Broadband: –
- Finger Print Reader
- Battery: Li-ion, 2500MAh Battery
- Use Time: up to 4 hours