Reviews & hands-on

  • Laptops 3.5 out of 5

    Acer Aspire S7 Ultrabook review

    By 28 January 2013

    Windows 8 has seen the rebirth of, well, pretty much every existing Ultrabook with a new touchscreen equivalent. But the Acer Aspire S7 is more than that. This white veneer-like finish laptop sure does look the part and also manages to cram a new 1080p...

  • Laptops 3.5 out of 5

    Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook review

    By 16 July 2012

    Apple’s MacBook Air has started something of a war. Ultrabooks - the name being thrown around to describe manufacturers’ slender yet powerful, Windows OS-based laptops - are popping up left, right and centre at the moment. The Acer Aspire S3 was one...

  • Laptops 4 out of 5

    Acer Aspire Ethos 5951G review

    By 17 October 2011

    Aspire Ethos is Acer’s premium entertainment line of notebooks, and the 5951G is the latest member of the family. Built around the combination of a Sandy Bridge Intel Core i5 processor and NVIDIA graphics, with Dolby Sound, this aims to be a multimedia...

  • Laptops 3.5 out of 5

    Acer Aspire 5755G review

    By 4 October 2011

    Acer's Aspire 5755G is a general-purpose laptop that packs a "Sandy Bridge" Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA Optimus graphics into a sleek, relatively lightweight shell. It's an all-round home machine, suitable for gaming and getting work done.   The...