Acer Aspire V 15 V5-591G-55PV

Acer Aspire V 15 V5-591G-55PV NX.G5WAA.006

Description

Intel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, GeForce GTX 950M, Windows 10 Home, 8 hours battery life, 5.29 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $698.99 (see 4 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:82
GPU Benchmark:80
Popularity score:94

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Excellent value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:93/ 100

Compare specs with similar laptops

current
Acer Aspire V 15 V5-591G-55PV NX.G5WAA.006
Faster CPU
HP Pavilion 15-ak010nr N8J97UA#ABA 9SIA1N83TX6369
Faster GPU
ASUS FZ50VW-NS51 90NB09I2-M06090
Lighter
ASUS A555DG-EHFX 90NB09A2-M00640
Better Value
ASUS X556UQ-NH51 90NB0BH2-M09570
Product nameAcer Aspire V 15 V5-591G-55PVHP Pavilion 15-ak010nrASUS FZ50VW-NS51ASUS A555DG-EHFXASUS X556UQ-NH51
CPU Benchmark82better9082worse71worse77
GPU Benchmark8080better81worseworse70
Value for Money100worse95worse95worse92100
Popularity94worse92better100better99better99
Ratingbetter60better61
Shopineer score9393worse87worse8393
Price$698.99better$649.99worse$699.00better$579.99better$659.99
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1430.00$1067.00$1130.00$850.00$1576.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandAcerHPASUSASUSASUS
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesLED backlight & Acer ComfyView TechnologyIPS anti-glareLED backlight, Ultra Slim 200 nits, Anti-Glare, 45% NTSC
TouchscreenNoNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3 GHzworseAMD FX-8800P 2.1 GHzworseIntel Core i5-7200U 2.5 GHz
Cores4444worse2
Base Frequency2.3 GHzbetter2.6 GHz2.3 GHzworse2.1 GHzbetter2.5 GHz
Boost Frequency3.2 GHzbetter3.5 GHz3.2 GHzbetter3.4 GHzworse3.1 GHz
Memory8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GBworse8 GBworse16 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3L 1600
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM5400 RPM5400 RPM7200 RPM
SSD256 GBworse128 GBbetter512 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super MultiDL DVD+/-RW/CD-RWDL DVD+-RW/CD-RW8X Super Multi with Double Layer
WebcamHD Webcam (1280 x 720)HD webcamVGA CameraVGA CameraVGA web camera (Fixed type)
Battery6-cell Li-Ion (5040 mAh) Battery4-cell 48WHr 3.2Ah lithium-ion battery48 WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion Battery Pack2 Cells 37 Whrs38 WHrs, 2S1P, 2-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack
Battery Life8 hours5 hours5 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardGeForce GTX 950MNVIDIA Geforce GTX 950MbetterGeForce GTX 960MworseAMD Radeon R7 Graphics + AMD Radeon R8 M350DX Dual GraphicsworseNVIDIA GeForce 940MX
Video Memory2 GBbetter4 GB2 GB2 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANLAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac WiFi featuring MU-MIMO technology802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorSteel BlackGradient hybrid green in a hexagon patternBlackBlack / SilverDark Blue
Weight5.29 lbs.better5.12 lbs.worse5.66 lbs.better4.5 lbs.better5.07 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 Wake1036733
Anno 1404296100
Anno 207019111911242
Anno 22058543209
ArmA 243
Ashes of the Singularity331716
Assassin's Creed Syndicate3932207
Assassin's Creed Unity4431168
AssassinĀ“s Creed III775926
Battlefield 197753430
Battlefield 3112836729
Battlefield 4111795824
Battlefield Hardline1101073723
BioShock Infinite1351008630
Borderlands 21201008355
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare414268177
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare65573228
Call of Juarez Benchmark117
Civilization 58242
CoD Modern Warfare 2252154126101
Company of Heroes 249442913
Counter-Strike Source190
Crysis - CPU Benchmark1671148535
Crysis - GPU Benchmark1551087936
Crysis 210110210346
Crysis 379473413
Crysis Warhead44
Darksiders II13383
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising118838463
Dead Space 326316613279
Deus Ex Human Revolution21913964
Deus Ex Mankind Divided3427157
Diablo III278206166103
Dirt 318312310748
Dirt Rally165904923
Dirt Showdown122907941
Dishonored 235322422
Dishonored12812712081
Doom 3305
Doom62512922
Dota 2 Reborn51403631
Dota 26311767
Evolve67492623
F.E.A.R. 21557519152125
F1 2011149956753
F1 201217013611869
F1 201313611310471
F1 2014117998769
FIFA 1617110873
FIFA 171431207795
Fallout 468412219
Far Cry 222516797
Far Cry 386775018
Far Cry 467562621
Far Cry Primal54252217
Farming Simulator 171851556543
Fifa 11529387329248
Fifa 12471322264209
Fifa 13464352310234
Fifa 14414327292220
Fifa 1516213391
GRID 21491099334
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto23632864
GTA V85712812
Guild Wars 21016123
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark265
Hitman 201638351613
Just Cause 259
Just Cause 363522723
Left 4 Dead478121
Mad Max653331
Mafia 21321189867
Mafia 3321910
Mass Effect 3606059
Max Payne 381785339
Metal Gear Solid V60603827
Metro 20331341528429
Mirror's Edge Catalyst69542520
Need for Speed 201667623324
Need for Speed Shift20514111897
No Man's Sky36291811
Overwatch1531076533
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege111703828
Resident Evil 516211892
Rise of the Tomb Raider53352017
Risen1541359872
Saints Row IV67594230
SimCity93875628
Sims 31550589155
Sims 4166935546
Sleeping Dogs1431437117
Star Wars Battlefront101602723
StarCraft 22851089757
Supreme Commander - FA Bench105979453
The Crew60593216
The Division55401914
The Elder Scrolls Online86776537
The Evil Within605135
The Secret World66573824
The Witcher 358371911
Thief64494120
Titanfall 295693025
Titanfall60605740
Tomb Raider2271237133
Torchlight 21609698
Trackmania Nations Forever30112077
Watch Dogs 25345214
Watch Dogs50421911
World in Conflict - Benchmark39219112167
World of Tanks v8115655536
World of Warcraft25222310855
World of Warships106966747
X-Plane 10.2584412415
XCOM 26123157