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Acer Aspire E5-551

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 reviews of Acer Aspire E5-551. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the keyboard and touchpad. The durability and price are also appreciated, whereas the design and performance get mixed opinions. Some have doubts about the usability and portability.

battery, price, durability, touchpad, keyboard

screen, portability, usability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Acer Aspire E5-551 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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(Based on 12 reviews)

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Expert review by: Joel Santo Domingo (

Acer Aspire E5-471-59RT


The Acer Aspire E5-471-59RT desktop-replacement laptop hews to the traditional in terms of its features and comes with a budget-friendly price tag and all-day battery life.

Long-lasting, removable battery. Low price. Ethernet, HDMI, and VGA ports

Bloatware. No touch screen. Soft speakers. Could use more than one USB 3.0 port

The Acer Aspire E5-471-59RT is a basic desktop-replacement laptop with an eye-catching chassis and traditional features, like a DVD drive, a removable battery, and a VGA port. It's a good choice if you must have a full-fledged Windows PC instead of a...

Aug, 2014

Expert review by: Matt Smith (

Acer Aspire E5 review


Looking for a back-to-school laptop at a low price? The Acer Aspire E5 may be what you need. Packing a Core i5 processor and Nvidia graphics, this…

Attractive exterior ; Decent battery life ; Fast processor ; Acceptable gaming performance

Ugly display ; Heavy for its size ; Slow hard drive

Acer’s Aspire E5 is in many ways similar to its predecessor, the Aspire E1, but it makes a few crucial changes. By far the most important is the switch to a larger battery, which tacks two hours of endurance to the new model. That’s a major leap...

Jul, 2014

Expert review by: Kane Fulton (

Acer Aspire E5-551 review


Can AMD's Kaveri APU make up for this mid-range laptop's misgivings?

DVD drive ; Keyboard and clickpad ; Runs cool and quiet

Display ; Heavy and chunky ; Battery life ; Last-gen Wi-Fi

The Acer Aspire E5-551 isn't a disaster, but for a machine that costs what it does, that's the biggest compliment it can be paid. It really boils down to what you need from a laptop. Its 1TB hard disk drive is capacious, but slow. The display is big,...

Dec, 2014

Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (

Acer Aspire E5-551


Is Acer's latest a back to school bargain or bottom of the class?

Decent build quality, Decent performance, Reasonable battery life

Poor screen, Heavier and thicker than competitors

Aug, 2014