Buyers Guide to Acer S7-393-7616 Review Specs and Pricing

Buyers Guide to Acer S7-393-7616 Review Specs and Pricing

Introduction

The Acer Ultrabook line up is a bit confusing since it uses the term “Ultrabook” for both the entry level, as well as the higher end laptops. The Acer S7-393-7616 is a proper Ultrabook with specs matching its competitors on most of the features and functionalities.

Quick Specs

  • 13.3″ WQHD IPS widescreen LED-backlit display with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 & 16:9 aspect ratio.
  • Touch-screen, supporting up-to 10 finger touch points.
  • The Latest 5th-Generation Intel Core i7-5500U Processor with base clock speed of 2.4GHz and Max Clock Speed (Turbo Boost Technology) of up-to 3.0 GHz
  • Latest Windows 10 Home Premium Edition
  • 8-GB of DDR3L-RS Non ECC Memory (formerly known as DDR3Lm)
  • A Fast 256 GB 2.5″ SSD Disk Drive
  • An Integrated-Intel HD Graphics 5500 (Max Frequency of 900 Mhz)
  • Integrated Digital Media Card Reader – Secure Digital (SD)
  • Dual band WiFi support for 802.11 a,b,g,ac and featuring MIMO technology
  • Support for Bluetooth 4.0
  • Supporting Intel-WiDi (Intel Wireless Display)
  • Front only HD-Webcam with resolution of 1280 x 720 (720p)
  • Dual Stereo built-in speakers
  • Only 2 USB 3.0 ports with one of them support power off charging
  • 1- HDMI Port and with HDCP Support
  • 6280mAh battery with 8 Hours of real-world usage using a 4-cell lithium battery
  • Lightweight 2.87 lbs & 0.51 inch thickness

What you will like

  • Low Price compared to competitors
  • Refurbished ones comes at a stellar price of $449.95
  • Back-lit Keyboard support
  • Latest Edition of Intel Processor with better battery life
  • Battery life is marginally better than competitors with same specs

What you will not like

  • Acer Brand value. Better Laptop Brands available at similar price points.
  • Closest competitor, the Asus Zenbook comes about 200$ cheaper.
  • The Track-pad could have been better.

Conclusion

Overall, the Acer S7-393-7616 gives you a well balanced performance at a good price point. If you are not very brand conscious and is looking for a lightweight all-rounder touchscreen laptop, then this could be your choice.

Reviews

  • Performance9
  • Software9
  • Features8
  • Build Quality & Finish6
  • Value for Money7
  • 7.8

    Score



I have over 15 Years of Experience in IT & Software. I love Technology & Gadgets. Yes, I am a so called "Millennial" and this is my creation.