Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-7229)
Microsoft Surface Pro (FJT-00001)

Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-7229) vs Microsoft Surface Pro (FJT-00001)

$849.99
$769.99
$999.00
$734.95

Comparison summary

For performance Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 has a bit better processor. It also has more memory.

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

For portability Microsoft Surface Pro is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

Pro is cheaper.

Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-7229)
Microsoft Surface Pro (FJT-00001)

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

Microsoft Surface Pro (FJT-00001)

Compare laptop specifications

Acer Aspire R 15 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-7229)Microsoft Surface Pro (FJT-00001)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-7500UIntel Core i5 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
12gb4gb
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″-
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)-
Weight
4.74 lbs (2.15 kg)1.7 lbs (0.77 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
14.59 x 10.09 x 0.79 inches11.5 x 7.9 x 0.33 inches
(37.06 x 25.63 x 2.01 cm)(29.21 x 20.07 x 0.84 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10 Professional
Hard drives
250gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$849.99$999.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$769.99$734.95
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$899.77$619.00
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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 Pro (Intel Core i5, 4GB RAM, 128GB) – Newest Version

Better than ever, the new Surface Pro is the most versatile laptop we've ever built. Completely redesigned from the inside out with all new custom parts, Surface Pro delivers more battery power, more performance, and a superior display. The stunning PixelSense display supports pen and touch, while the refined design provides 68% more battery life and 2.5X the performance of Surface Pro 3. A powerful Intel Core processor runs full desktop software with ease, ensuring a smooth, productive workflow.   *Up to 13.5 hours for video playback. Testing conducted by Microsoft in April 2017 using preproduction Intel Core i5, 256GB, 8 GB RAM device. Testing consisted of full battery discharge during video playback. All settings were default except: Wi-Fi was associated with a network and Auto-Brightness disabled. Battery life varies significantly with settings, usage, and other factors.   *3DMark 11 Overall score comparison; Surface Pro i7 vs. Surface Pro 3 i7.   *Applies to i5 & i7 with understanding that m3 is 2g heavier.

The latest Microsoft Surface Pro Features a 7th generation Intel Core i5 Processor, 128 GB of storage, 4 GB RAM, and up to 13.5 hours of video playback

Our fastest Surface Pro ever* thanks to a powerful Intel Core laptop-grade processor

Go all day with up to 13.5 hours of battery life. * 50% more battery life than the previous generation

Our lightest Surface Pro yet*, starting at 1.69 lbs (m3 model). Wi-Fi: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac compatible

Surface Pro Signature Type cover and Microsoft Surface Pen sold separately