Acer Aspire E5-553G

Acer Aspire E5-553G NX.GEQAA.001

Description

AMD A12-9700P 2.5 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 8 GB RAM, 128 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, AMD Radeon R8 M445DX, Windows 10 Home, 8.5 hours battery life, 5.27 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $529.99 (see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:73
GPU Benchmark:62
User ratings:79
Popularity score:99

Verdict

  • Fast processor suitable for demanding tasks.
  • Low-Midrange graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at low settings and resolutions.
  • Very good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:88/ 100

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Product nameAcer Aspire E5-553GASUS A555DG-EHFXAcer Aspire E E5-573G-52G3HP Pavilion 15-AW078NRLenovo IdeaPad 310 15 (80TV00BGUS)
CPU Benchmark73better74worse7173better78
GPU Benchmark62worsebetter69worseworse59
Value for Money93better95worse79better96better95
Popularity99worse98worse56worse7999
Rating79worse61worseworseworse
Shopineer score88worse85worse70worse84better91
Price$529.99worse$569.99better$509.99better$515.99better$509.99
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$799.00$955.00$606.00$890.00$829.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-bitWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home
BrandAcerASUSAcerHPLenovo
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDHD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080worse1366 x 768worse1366 x 768
LCD FeaturesLED backlight & Acer ComfyView TechnologyLED backlightHD SVA BrightView WLED-backlitLED backlight
TouchscreenNoNoNoNoNo
ProcessorAMD A12-9700P 2.5 GHzbetterAMD FX-8800P 2.1 GHzworseIntel Core i5-5200U 2.2 GHzAMD A12-9700P 2.5 GHzbetterIntel Core i5-7200U 2.5 GHz
Cores44worse24worse2
Base Frequency2.5 GHzworse2.1 GHzworse2.2 GHz2.5 GHz2.5 GHz
Boost Frequency3.4 GHz2.7 GHz3.1 GHz
Memory8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GBworse8 GBworse16 GBworse12 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3L 1600DDR4 2133DDR4 2133
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM5400 RPMbetter7200 RPM5400 RPM5400 RPM5400 RPM
SSD128 GB
Optical DriveDL DVD+-RW/CD-RWDVD Super MultiDVD±RW
WebcamHD Webcam (1280 x 720) supporting High Dynamic Range (HDR)VGA CameraHD Webcam (1280 x 720)HP Wide Vision HD Camera with dual array digital microphone0.3 MP Webcam
Battery6-cell Li-Ion (2800 mAh) Battery2 Cells 37 Whrs4-cell lithium ion2-cell, 41 Wh Li-ion2 Cell, Lithium Polymer, 30 Wh
Battery Life8.5 hours5 hours5 hours5 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardAMD Radeon R8 M445DXworseAMD Radeon R7 Graphics + AMD Radeon R8 M350DX Dual GraphicsbetterNVIDIA GeForce 940MworseAMD Radeon R7 SeriesworseIntel HD Graphics 620
Video Memory2 GB2 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac WiFi featuring MU-MIMO technology (Dual-Band 2.4 GHz an802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorObsidian BlackBlack / SilverCharcoal GrayBlack
Weight5.27 lbs.better4.5 lbs.worse5.29 lbs.better4.54 lbs.better4.84 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 Wake845427
Anno 140425892
Anno 20702281036433
Anno 2205361877
ArmA 243
Ashes of the Singularity1476
Assassin's Creed Syndicate161374
Assassin's Creed Unity3928189
Assassin´s Creed III595622
Battlefield 1312885
Battlefield 398725725
Battlefield 44936238
Battlefield Hardline3829148
BioShock Infinite74433412
Borderlands 2111967346
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare375248160
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare47432928
Call of Juarez Benchmark108
Civilization 57732
Civilization VI3736107
CoD Modern Warfare 224114211687
Company of Heroes 244392511
Counter-Strike Source161
Crysis - CPU Benchmark1611077123
Crysis - GPU Benchmark1461037129
Crysis 21011029839
Crysis 32716134
Crysis Warhead38
Darksiders II11268
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising118838460
Dead Space 329114411066
Deus Ex Human Revolution21911552
Deus Ex Mankind Divided151152
Diablo III74554528
Dirt 318314411743
Dirt Rally95362112
Dirt Showdown102797634
Dishonored 214112422
Dishonored12912711675
Doom 3305
Doom221385
Dota 2 Reborn51403648
Dota 212010751
Evolve63402219
F.E.A.R. 21254427142104
F1 2011149956748
F1 20121601049760
F1 201315412011161
F1 201459423924
FIFA 16785425
FIFA 171181056568
Fallout 4251685
Far Cry 220315180
Far Cry 3111824415
Far Cry 473532318
Far Cry Primal231096
Farming Simulator 1764612219
Fifa 11521375311224
Fifa 12446305264204
Fifa 13472340296204
Fifa 14450317316239
Fifa 1514110768
GRID 214711110231
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto20126664
GTA V55521211
Guild Wars 2864421
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark257
Hitman 20161918118
Just Cause 242
Just Cause 31817119
Left 4 Dead412120
Mad Max25118
Mafia 21261028856
Mafia 3231610
Mass Effect 3606058
Max Payne 372703930
Metal Gear Solid V60381310
Metro 20331521005420
Mirror's Edge Catalyst261363
Need for Speed 201626231210
Need for Speed Shift17213011847
No Man's Sky2218107
Overwatch102774330
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege53341310
Resident Evil 516210881
Rise of the Tomb Raider241485
Risen1501198660
Saints Row IV77683825
SimCity72473923
Sims 31115443143
Sims 498371916
Sleeping Dogs132995015
Star Wars Battlefront36231110
StarCraft 22741088658
Supreme Commander - FA Bench98898653
The Crew60452817
The Division231574
The Elder Scrolls Online82665329
The Evil Within453621
The Secret World66553821
The Witcher 3231574
Thief54353217
Titanfall 272522325
Titanfall60584835
Tomb Raider84564622
Torchlight 21609798
Trackmania Nations Forever37311851
Watch Dogs 236332115
Watch Dogs83532116
World in Conflict - Benchmark30915211256
World of Tanks v8115443927
World of Warcraft2522129547
World of Warships56432315
X-Plane 10.2583392214
XCOM 222852