Acer Aspire 5 (A517-51G-8433)
Lenovo ThinkPad X260 (ThinkPad X260)

Acer Aspire 5 (A517-51G-8433) vs Lenovo ThinkPad X260 (ThinkPad X260)

Comparison summary

For performance Acer Aspire 5 has a lot better performing processor. It also has more memory.

Lenovo ThinkPad X260 is cheaper.

For displaying graphics Aspire 5 has a faster graphics card.

Aspire 5 has a bigger screen. For carrying ThinkPad X260 is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

Aspire 5 has more SSD storage Aspire 5 has an HDD storage.

Acer Aspire 5 (A517-51G-8433)
Lenovo ThinkPad X260 (ThinkPad X260)

Acer Aspire 5 (A517-51G-8433)

Lenovo ThinkPad X260 (ThinkPad X260)

Compare specifications

Acer Aspire 5 (A517-51G-8433)Lenovo ThinkPad X260 (ThinkPad X260)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-8550UIntel Core i5-6300U
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
12gb8gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce MX150Intel HD 520
Screen size
17.3″12.5″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
6.61 lbs (3 kg)3.18 lbs (1.44 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
16.67 x 11.41 x 1.11 inches12.03 x 8.21 x 0.8 inches
(42.34 x 28.98 x 2.82 cm)(30.56 x 20.85 x 2.03 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10 HomeWindows 10 Pro
Hard drives
250gb SSD, 1000gb HDD500gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$999.99$869.95
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,499.11$869.95
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$1,199.77
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Amazon.com description

Acer Aspire 5, 17.3" Full HD, 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8550U, GeForce MX150, 12GB DDR4 Memory, 256GB SSD, 1TB HDD, A517-51G-8433

Acer Aspire 5 A517-51G-8433 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" Full HD (1920 x 1080) widescreen LED-backlit display, NVIDIA GeForce MX150 with 2 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM, 12GB DDR4 Memory, 256GB SSD, 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.GSXAA.005).

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

17.3" Full HD (1920 x 1080) widescreen LED-lit Display

12GB DDR4 Memory, 256GB SSD & 1TB HDD

Up to 7-hours of battery life

Max Memory: 8 GB

Oemgenuine Lenovo ThinkPad X260 Laptop Computer 12.5" FHD (1920x1080) IPS Screen, Intel Dual Core i5-6300U, 8GB RAM, 500GB Solid State Drive, Win 10 Pro, 3 YR WTY

Oemgenuine sells some computers with upgraded configurations. If the computer has modifications (listed above), then the manufacturer box is opened for installation and testing purposes. If no modifications are listed, the item is unopened and untested.

Processor: Intel Dual Core i5-6300U Dual Core Processor (2.40GHz - 3.0GHz, 3MB Cache)

Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64 bit, Features: 8GB RAM DDR4, 500GB SSD

Display: 12.5" FHD, 1920x1080 LED Display; Graphics Card: Intel HD Graphics 520

Warrranty: 3 Year Lenovo Warranty / 3 Year Oemgenuine Limited Warranty

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