Acer Aspire V7-582PG Now Available: Features Intel Haswell CPU and NVIDIA GeForce GT 720M GPU
The Acer Aspire V7-582PG is one of Acer‘s latest Touch Ultrabook powered by the latest 4th Generation Intel Haswell processors, and paired with a discrete NVIDIA GeForce GT 720M graphics card (in higher-end models). The Acer Aspire V7-582PG comes in two models; Aspire V7-582PG-6673 powered by a Core i5 processor, and the more powerful Aspire V7-582PG-9856, powered by Core i7 processor with GeForce GT 720M GPU. Check out their respective specifications below, prices and where you can get one.
Acer Aspire V7-582PG Features
The Acer Aspire V7-582PG Ultrabook is a 15.6-inch Ultrabook featuring a clean, slim and light design with brushed hairline finish. It features a 1366×728 HD Widescreen LED backlit display with CineCrystal technology, supporting 10-point finger touch.
Under its hood, it is powered by an Intel Core i5-4200U Intel Haswell processor with Intel HD Graphics 4400, or Intel Core i7-4500U paired with a discrete NVIDIA GeForce GT 720M graphics processor. Both models have 8GB DDR3L memory and a 500GB 54000 RPM SATA hard drive. The 500GB HDD might seem to slow down the Ultrabook, but it is paired with a 20GB SSD Drive for caching, resulting in fast resume and boot up time. Anyway, you can always upgrade or change the HDD with a better drive or an SSD.
The Acer Aspire V7-582PG is equipped with cutting edge wireless technology, thanks to the Intel Centrino Advanced-N 7260 802.11 a/b/g/n with Acer Nplify featuring MIMO Technology. Expect that wireless activity with this Ultrabook is better compared to other laptops and Ultrabooks out there. It also has Intel WiDi or Wireless Display that lets you stream videos in other monitor or display wirelessly.
When it comes to audio entertainment, the Acer Aspire V7-582PG is built with four integrated stereo speakers, with integrated microphone. Audio is enhanced by an Optimized Dolby Home Theater v4. There’s also a 720p HD webcam for chatting and video calls.
It also features the common connectivity options that other Ultrabooks has, like USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 ports, HDMI out and SD card reader. Check out the Acer Aspire V7-582PG specifications below for more details.
Acer Aspire V7-582PG Specifications
|Specifications||Aspire V7-582PG-6673||Aspire V7-582PG-9856|
|Operating System||Windows 8 64-bit||Windows 8 64-bit|
|Processor||Intel Corei5-4200U 1.6GHz to 2.6GHz, Dual Core||Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz to 3.0GHz, Dual Core|
|Memory||8GB, up to 12GB DDR3L SDRAM||8GB, up to 12GB DDR3L SDRAM|
|Memory Technology||DDR3L SDRAM||DDR3L SDRAM|
|Storage||500GB SATA with 20GB SSD Cache||500GB SATA with 20GB SSD Cache|
|Optical Drive Type||None||None|
|Display||15.6-inch HD 1366x768 LED Multi Touch||15.6-inch HD 1366x768 LED Multi Touch|
|Graphics Processor||Intel HD Graphics 440||NVIDIA GeForce GT 720M 2GB|
|Network||Intel Centrino Advanced-N 7260, 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi Certified with Acer Nplify, featuring MIMO technology||Intel Centrino Advanced-N 7260, 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi Certified with Acer Nplify, featuring MIMO technology|
|Connectivity||Gigabit Ethernet, Intel WiDi, Bluetooth 4.0+HS, HDMI, VGA, 2x USB 2.0, 1x USB 3.0||Gigabit Ethernet, Intel WiDi, Bluetooth 4.0+HS, HDMI, VGA, 2x USB 2.0, 1x USB 3.0|
|SD Card Reader||Yes||Yes|
|Media||720p Webcam, Mic, 4 Speakers||720p Webcam, Mic, 4 Speakers|
|Battery||Li-Po 3560 mAh, 4-cell, 65W, 7.50 Hrs||Li-Po 3560 mAh, 4-cell, 90W, 6.50 Hrs|
|Dimensions||15.02 x 10.08 x 0.90 inches||15.02 x 10.08 x 0.90 inches|
|Weight (Approximate)||4.63 lbs||4.85 lbs|
|Color||Cold Steel||Cold Steel|
Price and Where to Buy
Currently, the Acer Aspire V7-582PG-6673 is priced at around $815. Meanwhile, the higher end model, Acer Aspire V7-582PG-9856 is priced at $891.25. For UK visitors go here.
If I where to choose from the two, I would definitely go for the Aspire V7-582PG-9856 with Core i7 and discrete graphics processor. I’m sure user experience would be better in Core i7 with a discrete graphics rather than relying on an integrated GPU. You can also more games thanks to the discrete GPU, compared to the Core i5 model.