Acer Aspire 5, 15.6" Full HD, 8th Gen Intel Core i5-8250U, GeForce


8th Generation Intel Core i5-8250U Processor (Up to 3.4GHz), 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, GeForce MX150, Windows 10, 7 hours battery life, 4.41 lbs.
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Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:81
GPU Benchmark:74
Popularity score:97


  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Very good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:91/ 100

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Product nameAcer Aspire 5, 15.6" Full HD, 8th Gen Intel Core i5-8250U, GeForceME2 MichaelElectronics2 Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G-84SN Home Office Laptop2018 Flagship Premium Newest Acer Nitro 5 15.6 Inch FHD IPS GamingASUS S510UN-MS52Asus TUF VR Ready Gaming Laptop FX505DD 2019 Flagship, 15.6" Full
CPU Benchmark81better83worse7881better83
GPU Benchmark7474better8274better80
Value for Money93worse92worse8893better98
Shopineer score91worse87worse84worse8591
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10 HomeWindows 10Windows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10
BrandAcerME2 MichaelElectronics2AcerASUSASUS
Display TypeFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIPSAnti-Glare
Processor8th Generation Intel Core i5-8250U Processor (Up to 3.4GHz)better8th Gen Intel Core i7-8550U 1.80GHz Processor (upto 4.00 GHzworse7th Generation Intel Core i5-7300HQ Processor (Up to 2.5 GHz)Intel Core i5-8250U 1.60 GHzbetterasus tuf amd ryzen 5 : AMD 2nd Generation Quad-Core Ryzen 5 35
Base Frequency1.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.4 GHz
Memory8 GBbetter12 GB8 GB8 GBbetter16 GB
Max Memory Supported16 GB
Memory Speed
SSD256 GB256 GB256 GB256 GB256 GB
Optical Drive
WebcamVGA Web Camera (Fixed type)
Battery42 WHrs, 3S1P, 3-cell Li-ion
Battery Life7 hours4 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated Card
Graphics CardGeForce MX150NVIDIA GeForce MX150 GraphicsbetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti with 4 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAMNVIDIA GeForce MX150betterWith NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Discrete Graphics
Video Memory2 GB
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
Weight4.41 lbs.worse4.85 lbs.worse5.95 lbs.better3.75 lbs.worse5.95 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake1066131
Alien: Isolation119864433
Anno 140427995
Anno 18003818116
Anno 20701881187639
Anno 22057543218
Apex Legends57231817
Ark Survival Evolved4113107
Ashes of the Singularity291817
Assassin's Creed Syndicate3731238
Assassin's Creed Unity44331810
Assassinīs Creed III726427
Assassinīs Creed IV: Black Flag62553919
Assassinīs Creed Odyssey3219137
Assassinīs Creed Origins34201712
Batman: Arkham City1821568845
Batman: Arkham Knight45392216
Batman: Arkham Origins1891407738
Battlefield 174542623
Battlefield 3130957231
Battlefield 498795824
Battlefield Hardline87743522
Battlefield V55312523
Battlefield: Bad Company 215813211151
BioShock Infinite137948230
Borderlands 2126938051
Call of Duty Black Ops 453252115
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare58543331
Call of Duty WWII80562819
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare90563319
Call of Duty: Black Ops 21751489058
Call of Duty: Black Ops 378492422
Call of Duty: Ghosts84714424
Civilization 57034
Civilization VI68452318
Civilization: Beyond Earth93493228
CoD: Modern Warfare 316012611578
Company of Heroes 251443113
Counter-Strike: GO19817112383
Crysis - CPU Benchmark6678
Crysis - GPU Benchmark984825
Crysis 25541
Crysis 377553915
Darksiders III73272420
Darksiders II13178
Dead Space 329117813580
Destiny 253312719
Deus Ex Human Revolution21912960
Deus Ex Mankind Divided3928167
Diablo III16412311181
Dirt 317013911051
Dirt 494422918
Dirt Rally 2.074332010
Dirt Rally201814827
Dirt Showdown107987444
Dishonored 234281914
Dota 2 Reborn86725248
Dota 21019062
Dragon Age: Inquisition68542416
F1 201217214212592
F1 201313711810269
F1 20141161048865
F1 201771363020
F1 201861362715
F1 201975302514
FIFA 1614711269
FIFA 171231127981
FIFA 18130918075
FIFA 19100726558
Fallout 460392219
Fallout 7634252020
Far Cry 390785118
Far Cry 472602722
Far Cry 540201614
Far Cry New Dawn36181715
Far Cry Primal50252216
Farming Simulator 171481096241
Farming Simulator 1991563426
Fifa 12247155166
Fifa 13490357335267
Fifa 14365309285209
Fifa 1517313190
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark30148
For Honor74292821
Forza Horizon 452252114
GRID 21551149739
GRID: Autosport171906037
GTA V79723013
Ghost Recon Wildlands4520173
Ghost Recon: Future Soldier6138
Guild Wars 2954125
Hitman 201642381618
Hitman 229151411
Hitman: Absolution64594220
Just Cause 259
Just Cause 347332623
Just Cause 435231816
Kingdom Come: Deliverance44201812
League of Legends115988596
Mad Max683431
Mafia 21391239758
Mafia 3302214
Mass Effect 3595754
Mass Effect Andromeda5026139
Max Payne 380805039
Medal of Honor: Warfighter144997831
Metal Gear Solid V61543526
Metro 20331371458025
Metro Exodus26865
Metro: Last Light66604221
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor87553022
Middle-earth: Shadow of War56261612
Mirror's Edge Catalyst66452220
Monster Hunter World44191613
Need for Speed 201649452923
Need for Speed Payback45282422
Need for Speed: Most Wanted58585640
Need for Speed: Rivals29263229
No Man's Sky37332011
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds57262215
Rage 232191616
Rainbow Six Siege110754031
Resident Evil 515512988
Resident Evil 710649295
Rise of the Tomb Raider55342016
Risen 2: Dark Waters96786331
Risen 3: Titan Lords64483227
Rocket League1277048
Ryse: Son of Rome62442120
Saints Row IV72594129
Shadow of the Tomb Raider4217129
Sims 3510234159
Sims 4165905245
Sleeping Dogs1501166418
Splinter Cell: Blacklist1071004823
Star Wars Battlefront 262272316
Star Wars Battlefront91622926
StarCraft 22721128351
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm1881047638
Supreme Commander - FA Bench29
Team Fortress 283806959
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified111934833
The Crew 243242118
The Crew57543721
The Division 24818128
The Division56371815
The Elder Scrolls Online93766437
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim71606134
The Evil Within 228151413
The Evil Within534326
The Witcher 354351811
Titanfall 295672824
Tomb Raider2211227937
Torchlight 212710697
Total War: Rome II1681309620
Total War: Shogun 22448437
Total War: Three Kingdoms65251616
Trackmania Nations Forever28111153
Warhammer 40.000: Dawn of War III59211712
Watch Dogs 242402115
Watch Dogs62462215
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus422343
Wolfenstein: The New Order55553929
World of Tanks enCore2156521
World of Tanks v8100726947
World of Warcraft30620710449
World of Warships107855543
X-Plane 10.2590452416
X-Plane 11.11413529
XCOM 25121147