Acer Aspire 5 (A517-51-82HA)
Acer Aspire R 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-78G8)

Acer Aspire 5 (A517-51-82HA) vs Acer Aspire R 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-78G8)

Comparison summary

For performance Acer Aspire 5 has a lot better processor. Acer Aspire R 2-in-1 has more memory.

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

R 2-in-1 features a higher resolution screen (Full HD).

5 has a bigger screen. For portability R 2-in-1 is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

R 2-in-1 is a bit cheaper.

Acer Aspire 5 (A517-51-82HA)
Acer Aspire R 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-78G8)

Acer Aspire 5 (A517-51-82HA)

Acer Aspire R 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-78G8)

Compare laptop specifications

Acer Aspire 5 (A517-51-82HA)Acer Aspire R 2-in-1 (R5-571TG-78G8)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i7-7500U
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
8gb12gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
TRINITY DEVASTATOR MOBILEGeForce 940MX
Screen size
17.3″15.6″
Screen resolution
HD Plus (1600 x 900 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
6.61 lbs (3 kg)4.96 lbs (2.25 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
16.67 x 11.41 x 1.11 inches14.6 x 10.1 x 0.8 inches
(42.34 x 28.98 x 2.82 cm)(37.08 x 25.65 x 2.03 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10
Hard drives
1000gb HDD1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$799.99$756.36
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$779.99$756.36
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Amazon.com description

Acer Aspire 5, 17.3" HD+, 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8550U, 8GB DDR4 Memory, 1TB HDD, 8X DVD, A517-51-82HA

Acer Aspire 5 A517-51-82HA comes with these high level specs: 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8550U Processor 1.8GHz with Turbo Boost Technology up to 4.0GHz, Windows 10 Home, 17.3" HD+ (1600 x 900) widescreen LED-backlit display, Intel UHD Graphics 620, 8GB DDR4 Memory, 1TB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive, 8X DVD Double-Layer Drive RW (M-DISC enabled), Secure Digital (SD) card reader, Acer True Harmony, Two Built-in Stereo Speakers, 802.11ac Wi-Fi (Dual-Band 2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.0, HD Webcam (1280 x 720) supporting High Dynamic Range (HDR), 1 - USB 3.1 Type C Gen 1 port (up to 5 Gbps), 1 - USB 3.0 port (one with power-off charging), 2 - USB 2.0 ports, 1 - HDMI Port with HDCP support, 4-cell Li-Ion Battery (3220 mAh), Up to 7-hours Battery Life, 6.61 lbs. | 3.0 kg (system unit only) (NX.GSWAA.002).

8th Generation Intel Core i7-8550U Processor (Up to 4.0GHz)

17.3" HD+ (1600 x 900) widescreen LED-lit Display

8GB DDR4 Memory & 1TB HDD

Up to 7-hours of battery life

Acer Aspire R 2-in-1 15.6" FHD Touchscreen Flagship Backlit Keyboard Gaming Laptop PC| Intel Core i7-7500U| NVIDIA GeForce 940MX| 12GB RAM| 1TB HDD| Voice Assistant Capability| Windows 10

360° flip-and-fold design, 15.6" Full HD 10-point multitouch screen Widescreen IPS technology LED backlight (1920 x 1080) Display, NVIDIA GeForce 940MX graphics with 2GB

7th Gen Intel Core i7-7500U 2.7GHz Dual-Core processor, 12GB DDR4 SDRAM 2133 megahertz, 1TB HDD

3 x USB 3.0, 1 x USB 2.0, 1 x Headphone/microphone combo jack, 1 x HDMI

802.11ac, Media Card Reader, Bluetooth4.0, Backlit keyboard, Stereo speakers, Subwoofer, Voice assistant capability, Aluminum chassis, Webcam

Windows 10, 0.8" Thin, 4.96lbs Weight, Battery: 4-Cell Lithium-Ion, Color: Gray