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Acer Aspire V5 Series -- Slender and Light, with Great Performance
As thin as it is light, the V5 still packs potent power and graphics. Some models even feature an optical drive and handy LAN/VGA combo port, while they all promise cool-to-the-touch comfort. The elegant design sports silky surfaces in a selection of charming colours and go-anywhere sizes.
Thin, Light and Cool
30% Slimmer and 10% Lighter
Less than 23 mm thin, and less than 2.3kg light, the ultra-thin design of the Aspire V5 packs in powerful performance and fast connectivity in a chassis that's easy to transport, easy to store, and most of all easy to use.
Despite an ultra-thin design, the Aspire V5 still features a DVD drive and a large capacity hard drive for your files. Click here to see more details.
HDD and Optical Disc Drive
Despite the ultra-thin profile of the Aspire V5, you'll find it includes a large volume hard drive and an 8X DVD-Super Multi DL drive.
Cool and Comfortable
The new airflow design channels air from the keyboard and palmrest to keep the notebook constantly cool, and directs warm air toward the rear, away from you. Smart component placement and mechanical design concentrate vital components in key places to maximise the efficiency of the notebook's thermal system, keeping you and PC cool at all times.
Modern Track Pad with Advanced Image Sensor
Optimised for the Windows 8 user interface, the Aspire V5 features some of the most modern track pad technology available. Up to 30% larger than other track pads in the same class, you'll find the integrated image sensor technology give you better sensitivity and palm rejection, and allows you to perform a variety of multi-gesture commands.
The thin and light V5 can display breathtaking images on the 15.6" HD display. Click here to see more details.
Intuitive Touch Experience*
Available on the V5-571P and V5-571PG models only, a responsive touchscreen will allow you to control your browsing and apps without the use of a mouse, keyboard or trackpad. Switch between applications with quick, fingertip control.
Fast Processing with Intel Core Processors
The Aspire V5 laptops feature a choice of processors to suit your power needs. Choose from one of the Intel Core i3 and i5 options, delivering intelligent performance that adapts to your individual needs. With Intel Turbo Boost Technology, Quick Sync Video and Clear Video HD Technology, the latest generation Intel Core processors deliver great media processing for faster video editing and sharing, enthusiast class HD video playback, accelerated web browsing, and great mainstream and casual gaming experience.
LAN/VGA Combo Port*
Helping to keep the Aspire V5 as compact and light as possible, the LAN/VGA combo port makes it easy to get online and plug in an external display, from one place. Using the included adapter, you'll be able to plug in an Ethernet cable to connect to local networks and the Internet reliably and securely. The VGA connector allows you to connect the V5 to larger screens, such as a desktop monitor, projector, or TV..
The Acer Aspire V5 is available in a choice of three elegant colours. Click here to see more details.
Dolby Advanced Audio v2
Even the best graphics can lack a certain something if your sound quality is poor. That's why the Aspire V5 includes Dolby Advanced Audio v2. For a full theatre experience, Dolby Advanced Audio v2 provides vibrant, engaging sound over any pair of speakers or headphones - making movies, music and games more realistic.
Acer InviLink Nplify 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Connectivity
Surf the Internet and stay in touch with your people with reliable, high-speed connectivity via Wi-Fi, or via a wired gigabit Ethernet connection. Acer SignalUp with Nplify technology increases transfer speeds, and reduces dead spots and dropped connections.
The optional LAN/Ethernet combo port allows you to connect to wired networks, and view movies and more on a larger screen. Click here to see more details.
Optional Bluetooth 4.0 + HS
Available on selected models, Bluetooth 4.0 is the latest standard for quick, short-range wireless file transfers, featuring low-energy technology that significantly reduces power consumption.
High-speed USB 3.0
The next generation of USB connectivity transfers data to and from external devices 10x faster than USB 2.0, taking advantage of capabilities supported by many of the newest devices.
Acer Instant Connect for 4x Faster Internet Connections
The Aspire V5 Series remembers your favourite access points (APs) or new places visited, and reconnects to them instantly, so you can get on the Internet in just 2.5 seconds - that's up to four times faster(^ ^^) than notebooks without this technology.
The modern track pad on the Aspire V5 is 30% larger than other track pads in its class. Click here to see more details.
Protect Your Information
Acer eRecovery Manager
Acer eRecovery Management provides a fast, reliable and safe method of restoring your computer to its factory default settings or user-defined system configuration from an image stored in a hidden hard disk drive partition, secondary partition or optical discs. Acer eRecovery Management also features an easy-to-use utility that backs up system settings, applications and data to the hard disk drive or to optical disks. Personal files and applications are well-protected with flexible backup and restore features.
Acer Backup Manager
Acer Backup Manager allows you to back up your personal files and applications without gaps, offering flexible back up and restore features, making your computing much easier and giving you peace of mind.
* Available on selected models only
^ With previously used access points.
^^ Time based on testing with the following applications open: Internet Explorer 9 (Internet search and email web pages), PowerPoint viewer (file size 68 MB) and Excel (file size 108 MB) of Microsoft Office 2010 Starter, and logged in to Windows Live Messenger 2011.