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Acer Aspire V5-122P

Acer Aspire V5-122P
alaScore 89

306 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 306 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the screen and design. The usability and value for money are also mentioned favorably, but opinions about the energy efficiency and reliability are different.

portability, value for money, usability, design, screen

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Acer Aspire V5-122P is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 306 reviews)

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Acer Aspire V5-122P


The $449 Acer Aspire V5-122P offers a touch-screen Windows 8 experience at an affordable price, but its battery life is far too short.

Affordable; Sturdy keyboard

Short battery life; Mediocre performance; Limited viewing angles; Odd power button placement

The $449 Acer Aspire V5-122P is an affordable and lightweight choice for those looking for a Windows 8 laptop with a touch-screen display. There's enough performance here for most computing tasks, and the keyboard is fairly comfortable. However, the...

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Amazon review summary for Acer Aspire V5-122P


alaTest has collected and analyzed 85 user reviews of Acer Aspire V5-122P from The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Laptops on

value for money, portability, design, screen, usability

78% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Acer Aspire V5-122P-0600 11.6-Inch Touchscreen Laptop (Chill Silver)

Consumer review by:

geat laptop


light ; fast

screen resolution is bad ; feel they could do bater


Consumer review by:

good tablet replacement


This computer is priced well for what it is - a replacement for a tablet for those of us who can't deal with the limitations of tablets. It is extremely lightweight and compact yet easy to type on and use. The screen is nice and bright and has...


slow processor

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Touch screen is great mouse pad doesn't work


Couldn't watch my student lecture works well otherwise minus the mouse padThis product is... A nice compact size, easy to set upAbout me... Student, Business Professional

Touch screen

Mouse pad

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Nice for the price


This computer is very nice for the price. I bought this for school work, email and internet. As suggested by other reviewers, clean off the bloatware before first use. By doing so the computer runs quickly with very little wait time - even while...

Compact size, touchscreen

pre-loaded bloatware

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Nice laptop


I am looking for laptop between 10-13 inches, and I don't want to spend more than $300. This one is the perfect fit to my budget and my need. I took this home, the first time to use it, the Internet Explorer took more than 1 minutes to be usable....

Size, performance

Battery Life (Wish it's 5 hours or longer)

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awesome for school


Using it to take notes and write papers for school. Working perfectly.This product is... A touch pad that works great, A nice compact size, easy to set upAbout me... Budget Conscious, Parent with kids, Student, Comfortable with technology

easy to use, runs office, battery life

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Good for the price


Just got it. Earlier reviews about getting rid of "protection" software are very helpful. W8.1 already has protection by Microsoft built-in.Still not use to W8 environment. Touch screen is good. Jump to other apps has the irritation of requiring to...

compact, function well, speed fast enough

Mouse a bit hard to get it work promptly

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Convenient but slow


It's a very nice looking little computer but the case scratches easily. I have had it for 3 weeks but I'm taking it back today because it is so slow it is driving me crazy. If you don't mind waiting for 2-4 minutes for a web page to load you will love...

Size,display, keyboard, hard drive space are all great

It's tooooo slow, case scratches easily

Product Specifications


DVD Writer: No
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes


Bluetooth:No / Yes
Card Reader:Single Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED
Touchscreen:1-Point Touch
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:Windows 8


Brand of Graphic Chip:AMD
GPU Model (Graphic Card):RAD HD8210 / RADEON HD8250 / RADEON HD8280


Chipset Brand:AMD
Chipset Type:Unknown
Processor:A4-SERIES / A6-SERIES
Processor Brand:AMD
Processor Number:A4-1250 / A6-1450