An Acer Aspire 5 laptop powered by the latest Intel Xe Graphics has made its appearance on Amazon US. These laptops are equipped with a 17.3-inch Full HD IPS Display, 11th Gen processors, Intel Iris Xe Graphics, 512GB NVMe SSD, WiFi 6, Fingerprint Reader, and Backlit Keyboard.
The Intel Xe GPU is an entry-level PCIe 4.0 mobile graphics card integrated into Tiger Lake processors, support DLBoost DP4A instructions to speed up AI tasks and two media engines (including AV1 decoding in hardware). Additionally, Intel supports transferring TDP between the two chips to improve CPU performance or balance graphics workloads.
Gaming performance is on average with a large TDP and a large cooling margin. There are even games where the iGPU is faster thanks to Deep Link and sharing of power and cooling. Intel targets games at 1080p at low to medium settings with the GPU.
The Intel Xe Graphics supports variable-rate shading, adaptive synchronization, asynchronous computation, DirectX 12.1, OpenGL 4.6, and OpenCL 2. It is manufactured using Intel’s modern 10nm SuperFin process.
Acer Aspire 5 A517-52-713G
Acer Aspire 5 A517-52-713G NX.A5CAA.004 is a mid-range 17.3-inch laptop powered by the 11th Gen Intel Core i7-1165G7 quad-core processor. It has a base clock speed of 2.80Ghz and a max turbo boost clock speed of 4.70Ghz. For graphics, It uses integrated Intel Irix Xe Graphics GPU. It ships with Windows 10 Home operating system.
Acer Aspire 5 laptop features a 17.3 inch Full HD IPS screen with an LED-backlit display. It comes with 16GB of ram and has 512GB SSD storage. Acer has equipped this model with WiFi 6 and has Bluetooth 5.1. You can quickly unlock this laptop using the fingerprint sensor (Windows Hello support).
Acer Aspire 5 A517-52-713G is now selling at $929.99 on the Amazon.com website.
Acer Aspire 5 A517-52-59SV
Acer Aspire 5 A517-52-59SV NX.A5CAA.006 is also a mid-range laptop powered by the 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7 quad-core processor. It has a base clock speed of 2.4Ghz and a max turbo boost of 4.20Ghz. For graphics, this laptop uses an integrated Intel Iris Xe Graphics GPU. You can get Up to 8 Hours of Battery Life on a full charge.
It comes with 8GB of ram and has 512GB SSD storage. The display on this model is a 17.3 inch Full HD IPS screen with an LED-backlit display. Acer has equipped this model with WiFi 6, and it features a Backlit Keyboard. You can use a fingerprint sensor to quickly login as well.
Acer Aspire 5 A517-52-59SV is also available to buy on the Amazon.com website with a selling price of $724.99.
Amazon has also listed the new 13-inch flagship Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano recently which is powered by Intel Tiger Lake CPU, the 16:10 aspect ratio, a significantly lighter housing.