Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-7229)
Microsoft Surface Book 256GB/Intel (CS5-00001)

Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-7229) vs Microsoft Surface Book 256GB/Intel (CS5-00001)

Comparison summary

For displaying graphics Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 has a better graphics card.

Aspire R 15 2-in-1 has a bigger screen. For carrying Microsoft Surface Book 256GB/Intel is lighter and smaller in size.

Aspire R 15 2-in-1 is cheaper.

Aspire R 15 2-in-1 has more memory.

Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-7229)
Microsoft Surface Book 256GB/Intel (CS5-00001)

Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-7229)

Microsoft Surface Book 256GB/Intel (CS5-00001)

Compare laptop specifications

Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-7229)Microsoft Surface Book 256GB/Intel (CS5-00001)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-7500UIntel Core i7 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
12gb2gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce 940MXTRINITY DEVASTATOR MOBILE
Screen size
15.6″13.5″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)-
Weight
4.74 lbs (2.15 kg)3.34 lbs (1.51 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
14.59 x 10.09 x 0.79 inches12.32 x 9.41 x 0.82 inches
(37.06 x 25.63 x 2.01 cm)(31.29 x 23.9 x 2.08 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10 Pro
Hard drives
250gb SSD250gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$849.99$925.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$709.99$925.00
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$638.99$829.89
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Dell Inspiron 2-in-1 Flagship
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Inspiron-15-7000
$828.98
Dell Inspiron 13 7000
Dell Inspiron 13 7000
i7347-7550S
$818.00

Amazon.com description

Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 Laptop, 15.6" Full HD Touch, 7th Gen Intel Core i7, GeForce 940MX, 12GB DDR4, 256GB SSD, R5-571TG-7229

Acer R5-571TG-7229 comes with these high level specs: 7th Generation Intel Core i7-7500U Processor 2.7GHz with Turbo Boost Technology up to 3.5GHz (4MB L3 cache), Windows 10 Home, 15.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080) widescreen LED-backlit IPS display - Multi-touch screen, supporting 10-finger touch, NVIDIA GeForce 940MX with 2GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM, 12GB DDR4 Dual Channel Memory, 256GB SSD, Secure Digital (SD) card reader, Acer True Harmony High-Performance Sound System, Two built-in stereo speakers with subwoofer and built-in dual microphones, 802.11ac Wi-Fi featuring 2x2 MU-MIMO technology (Dual-Band 2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.0, HD Webcam (1280 x 720), Acer Fingerprint Reader supporting Windows Hello, 1 - USB 3.1 (Type C) port (Gen 1 up to 5 Gbps), 2 - USB 3.0 Ports (One with Power-off Charging), 1 - USB 2.0 port, 1 - HDMI port with HDCP support, 4-cell Li-Ion Battery (3220 mAh), Up to 9-hours Battery Life, 4.74 lbs. | 2.15 kg (system unit only), Microsoft Signature (NX.GP7AA.001).

7th Generation Intel Core i7-7500U Processor (Up to 3.5GHz)

15.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080) Multi-touch widescreen LED-backlit IPS display

NVIDIA GeForce 940MX with 2GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM

12GB DDR4 Memory, 256GB SSD. Supports SDXC card reader

Up to 9-hours Battery Life

Microsoft Surface Book - 256GB/Intel Core i7/8GB Memory 2-in-1 13.5" Touch-Screen Laptop

13.5-inch PixelSense touchscreen display (3000 x 2000) resolution

6th Gen Intel® CoreTM i7-6600 6th Gen Intel® with NVIDIA GeForce GPU (1GB GDD5 Memory)

Windows 10 Pro operating system

Incredibly mobile at 3.48 pounds (1576 grams)

Surface Pen included