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What makes Acer Aspire E5 573 NX.MVHSI.042 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Linux) better Choice

Processor Speed 2.2 GHz with 2.7 GHz Turbo Boost 1.9 GHz with 0 MHz Turbo Boost
Acer Aspire E5 573 NX.MVHSI.042 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Linux) has 15.79% faster processor speed.
Screen Size 15.6 Inches 14.0 Inches
Acer Aspire E5 573 NX.MVHSI.042 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Linux) has 11.43% bigger screen size
Optical Drive Yes, DVD-Super Multi DL No
Acer Aspire E5 573 NX.MVHSI.042 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Linux) has $$$ whereas Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2-14 59-428487 Touch (Ci3/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8.1) doesn’t
Numeric Keyboard Yes No
Acer Aspire E5 573 NX.MVHSI.042 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Linux) has Numpad which is helpful for spreadsheets and accounts applications whereas Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2-14 59-428487 Touch (Ci3/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8.1) doesn't
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What makes Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2 14 59 428487 Touch (Ci3/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8.1) better Choice

Touch Screen No Yes
Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2-14 59-428487 Touch (Ci3/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8.1) has $$$ whereas Acer Aspire E5 573 NX.MVHSI.042 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Linux) doesn’t
Storage Type HDD,5400 RPM Hybrid,5400 RPM
Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2-14 59-428487 Touch (Ci3/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8.1) has Hybrid,5400 RPM $$$ whereas Acer Aspire E5 573 NX.MVHSI.042 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Linux) HDD,5400 RPM $$$.
Storage Capacity 500 GB HDD 500 GB HDD & 8 GB SSD
Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2-14 59-428487 Touch (Ci3/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8.1) has 1.60% more storage than Acer Aspire E5 573 NX.MVHSI.042 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Linux).
Screen Resolution 100 ppi 112 ppi
Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2-14 59-428487 Touch (Ci3/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8.1) has 12.00% higher screen resolution.
Backlit KeyBoard No Yes
Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2-14 59-428487 Touch (Ci3/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8.1) has Backlit Keyboard which helps you type easily while working in low light whereas Acer Aspire E5 573 NX.MVHSI.042 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Linux) doesn't

Feature Comparison of Acer Aspire E5 573 NX.MVHSI.042 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Linux) Vs Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2-14 59-428487 Touch (Ci3/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8.1)

Processor
Processor Name Intel Core i5-5200U Processor (5th Generation) Intel Core i3-4030U Processor (4th Generation)
Processor Speed 2.2 GHz with 2.7 GHz Turbo Boost 1.9 GHz with 0 MHz Turbo Boost
Number of Core 2 Cores 2 Cores
Processor Cache 3 MB 3 MB
Instruction Set 64-bit 64-bit
Memory Bandwidth 25.6 GB/s 25.6 GB/s
Number of threads 4 Threads 4 Threads
Processor chipset Intel Mobile QM87 Express
RAM
RAM Included 4 GB, DDR3 4 GB, DDR3L
RAM Possible 16 GB 16 GB
RAM Slots 2 (Unused Slot - 1) 2 (Unused Slot - 1)
Storage
Hardware Interface SATA SATA
RPM 5400 RPM 5400 RPM
Storage Capacity 500 GB HDD 500 GB HDD & 8 GB SSD
Display
Screen Size 15.6 Inches 14.0 Inches
Screen Resolution 1366 x 768 Pixels, 100 ppi 1366 x 768 Pixels, 112 ppi
Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD Display HD LED 10-Point Multitouch (Slim) Display
Graphic Processor Intel HD Graphics 5500 Intel HD Graphics 4400
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Yes, DVD-Super Multi DL No
Read/Write Speed 8x
Platform
Operating System Linux Windows 8.1
System Architecture 64-bit 64-bit
Input
Webcam Yes, HD Webcam Yes, HD Webcam
Pointer Device Touchpad Multitouch Touchpad
Keyboard Standard Keyboard Backlit AccuType keyboard
Backlit KeyBoard No Yes
Audio
Internal Mic Yes Yes
Speakers Yes, 2 x 1.5W Stereo Speakers Yes, Stereo speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio V2
Communication
Ethernet Integrated 10/100 Mbps Ethernet LAN
Wireless LAN Yes, IEEE 802.11b/g/n Yes, IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes, v4.0 Yes, v4.0
Power
Power Backup Upto 4 hour
Battery Cells 4 Cells 4 Cells
Ports
USB Ports 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB 3.0 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB 3.0
Audio Jack Yes Yes
RJ45 LAN Yes Yes
HDMI Port Yes Yes
VGA Port Yes No
Multi Card Slot Yes Yes
Other Ports 1 x Headphone Out / Microphone-in Combo Jack 1 x Headphone Out / Microphone-in Combo Jack
General
Weight 2.2 Kg 1.9 Kg
Model Name Aspire
Lifestyle Everyday use Everyday use
Series E5 Series Flex Series
Model ID E5-573 Flex 2 14
Dimensions 381.6 x 256 x 30.3 mm 343 x 255 x 22.4 mm
Part Number NX.MVHSI.042 59-428487
Others Kensington Lock Slot Security and Support (McAfee Internet Security (30-day free trial), Lenovo VeriFace Pro, Lenovo Companion), Entertainment (Zinio Online Newsstand, Skype, Amazon Kindle for PC), Productivity (Microsoft Office 365 Home Premium (30-day trial), Lenovo Cloud Storage, Evernote)
Folded Height 30.3 mm 22.4 mm

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Compare Acer Aspire E5 573 NX.MVHSI.042 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Linux) Vs Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2-14 59-428487 Touch (Ci3/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8.1) side by side for all differences and similarities in specifications and features to find which is better. Acer Aspire E5 573 NX.MVHSI.042 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Linux) has a feature score of 68, whereas Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2-14 59-428487 Touch (Ci3/ 4GB/ 500GB/ Win8.1) has a feature score of 67. The page was last updated on October 21, 2019.