If you have read our review about Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G-89LS, then you will find that our review today, Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G-515J, is a very similar product. What makes the difference between them is the main processor.
Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G-515J is powered by Intel Core i5-8250U while the Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G-89LS features Intel Core i7-8550U.
Both of the processors are the 8th generation of Intel processors which is launched at August 2017. They are energy-efficient and especially made for notebook and ultrabook.
The Intel Core i5-8250U has four cores with eight threads. The cache memory is 6MB SmartCache while the frequency starts from 1.6MHz and can rise up to 3.4MHz when running in turbo mode. It is powerful but not as strong as the Intel Core i7-8550U.
To learn more about the both processors, you can find read this, Intel Core Kaby Lake-R Series.
As said earlier, except the main processor, other features of this laptop are similar to Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G-89LS. You can find more details at our article, Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G-89LS Review.
However, below we provide a glance of the features of this laptop.
Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G-515J also features 8GB DDR4 SDRAM and 256GB M.2 2280 Solid-State Drive. A compartment door is available at the bottom of laptop to make you easier upgrade the storage and memory.
The graphics card is NVIDIA GeForce MX150 with 2 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM while the screen is a 15.6″ Full HD (1920 x 1080) TN ComfyView Anti-Glare widescreen LED-backlit display.
The ports are standard and the available are 2x USB 2.0, USB 3.0 with power off charging, USB-C 3.1 Gen 1, HDMI port, Headphone/microphone combo jack, LAN RJ-45 port and Memory Card Reader.
And for networking, there are the Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11a/ac/b/g/n Dual-Band WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0.
This laptop is great for those who need to work with laptop while on their go. This laptop features 4-cell 48Wh 3220 mAh Lithium-ion battery pack which can last up to 7 hours. It is portable with the weight of 4.41 lbs and the size of 15.02 x 10.35 x 0.82 inches.
That is a glance about Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G-515J.
Summary of Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G-515J
Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G-515J
|Processor||Intel Core i7-8250U/Quad-Core/1.60GHz/6MB|
|RAM||8GB DDR4 SDRAM|
|Storage||256GB M.2 2280 Solid-State Drive|
|Graphics Processor||NVIDIA GeForce MX150 with 2 GB GDDR5 VRAM|
|Display||15.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080) TN ComfyView Anti-Glare widescreen LED-backlit display with the image ratio of 16:9|
|Interfaces||• 2x USB 2.0
• 1x USB 3.0 with power off charging
• 1x USB-C 3.1 Gen 1
• 1x HDMI
• 1x Headphone/microphone combo jack
• 1x LAN RJ-45 port
• 1x Memory Card Reader
|Communications||• Gigabit Ethernet
• 802.11a/ac/b/g/n Dual-Band WiFi
• Bluetooth 4.0
|Battery Life||up to 7 hours|
|Dimension||15.02 x 10.35 x 0.82 inches|
|Operating System||Windows 10|
|Pros||Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G-89LS is a great everyday laptop. Powerful processors, Full-HD display, long life battery and nice portability offer great performance and mobility. It is suited for many users, especially those who need to work with computing device while on their go. But it is also great for home or office usage.|
|Cons||Limited storage space.|