Acer Aspire 5 (A515-56)

Acer Aspire 5 (A515-56)
  • Launched: October 2020
  • Screen-to-body ratio: ~77.4%
  • Dimensions: 363.4 x 238.5 x 17.9 mm (14.31 x 9.39 x 0.7 inches)
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Review

Evaluation of the main characteristics with the configuration selected for the Aspire 5 (A515-56).
Performance
45
Gaming
42
Display
26
Battery Life
58
Connectivity
65
Case
85
NanoReview Score
46
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Tests and Specifications

Detailed tests and technical specifications of the Acer Aspire 5 (A515-56)

Case

Weight 1.65 kg (3.64 lbs)
Dimensions 363.4 x 238.5 x 17.9 mm
14.31 x 9.39 x 0.7 inches
Area 867 cm2 (134.4 inches2)
Screen-to-body ratio ~77.4%
Side bezels 9 mm
Colors Black, Silver, Gold, Blue, Pink
Transformer No
Opening angle 140°
Cooling solution
Cooling system Active
Vapor chamber No
Number of fans 1
Noise level 39 dB

Display

Size 15.6 inches
Type IPS LCD
Refresh rate 60 Hz
PPI 100 ppi
Aspect ratio 16:9
Resolution 1366 x 768 pixels
HDR support No
Touchscreen No
Coating Matte
Max. brightness
300 nits

Battery

Capacity
Full charging time 2:00 hr
Battery type Li-Ion
Replaceable No
Fast charging Yes
USB Power Delivery No
Charging port position Left
Charge power 45 W
Weigh of AC adapter 260 gramm

CPU

CPU name
Base frequency 1.7-3.0 GHz
Turbo frequency 4.1 GHz
Cores 2
Threads 4
L3 Cache 6 MB
Integrated GPU Intel Iris Xe Graphics G4
Fabrication process 10 nm

Benchmarks

Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
1244
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
2585
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
1368
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
2519

Graphics Card

GPU name
Type Dedicated
Fabrication process 12 nm
FLOPS 2.822 TFLOPS
Memory size 2 GB
Memory type GDDR6
Memory bus 64 bit
Memory speed ~8-10 Gbps
Shading units (cores) 896
Texture mapping units (TMUs) 56
Raster operations pipelines (ROPs) 32
GPU performance
2.822 TFLOPS

RAM

RAM size
Channels 2x4 GB
Clock 3200 MHz
Type DDR4
Upgradable Yes
Total slots 2
Max. ram size 16 GB

Storage

Storage size
Bus PCI-E Gen 3.0 (4x)
Storage type SSD (M2)
Channels 1x128 GB
Upgradable Yes
Total slots 1
NVMe Yes

Sound

Audio chip Intel Tiger Lake-U/Y PCH-LP
Speakers 2.0
Dolby Atmos No
Loudness 68.7 dB
Microphones 2

Connectivity

Wi-Fi standard v6
Bluetooth v5
Fingerprint No
Optical drive No
Webcam Above the display
Webcam resolution 1280 x 720
Ports
USB-A 3x USB 3.2
USB Type-C 1x USB 3.2
Thunderbolt No
HDMI 1x HDMI 1.4
DisplayPort No
VGA No
Audio jack (3.5 mm) Yes
Ethernet (RJ45) Yes
SD card reader No
Proprietary charging port Yes

Input

Keyboard
Keyboard type Island
Numpad No
Backlight Yes
Touchpad
Surface Plastic
Windows Precision Yes

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