Acer Aspire 3 Spin 14 A3SP14-31PT-37NV 2-in-1 Convertible (14″ Touch, Intel i3-N305, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD)
Specifications of the Acer Aspire 3 Spin 14 A3SP14-31PT-37NV
Here are the specs of the Acer Aspire 3 Spin 14 A3SP14-31PT-37NV with descriptions of its features. For comparison against other laptops, you can use the "Compare Specs" button.
|2-in-1 convertible laptop PC
2-in-1 means the laptop can convert itself into a tablet PC.
2-in-1 PC with 360-degree hinge
The hinge allows the display of the laptop to fully rotate, enabling additional stand and tent tablet modes.
This notebook provides a basic computing power. It can be used for the daily home and office tasks, but operation won't be as smooth as on the mid-range or high-performance laptops. On the positive side, entry-level laptops tend to be very power efficient. Read more about performance of the laptop in the CPU, GPU, RAM, and Storage sections below.
The 14" laptop screens are a compromise between portability of 13.3" or smaller laptop displays and comfort of the popular 15.6-inchers.
|1920x1200 pixels Full HD+
This screen resolution provides a decent image sharpness and a lot of space on the display for the user interface and programs. It's similar to the popular Full HD 1920x1080. However, these resolutions aren't as good as the premium-class 4K Ultra HD and similar.
|Finger multi-touch input
The screen supports finger touch input, including multi-touch gestures.
Active digitizer pen input
The screen supports active digitizer pen input, besides the common finger multi-touch input. In comparison to simple capacitive pens you can use on any touchscreen, active digitizer pen input provides advanced features like pressure sensitivity. Check with the laptop seller whether the active pen is included in the package.
|Other Display Specs
Displays based on IPS technology provide much wider viewing angles than the budget-class TN screens.
|About Laptop Display
|Learn about laptop PC displays here.
|Intel Core i3-N305
The Core i3-N305 is an entry-level laptop CPU. It's a stripped-down version of the lower-mid-range Core i3 U series. In most day-to-day computing scenarios the performance difference won't be very noticeable. The i3 in general doesn't perform as fast as the Core i5 and i7 (especially P and H series), but that's noticeable mostly in more demanding tasks like multimedia creation.
|The laptop's processor (CPU) is the main chip of the system and a very important computing performance factor.
|Intel UHD graphics of entry-level Intel processors
The entry-level processors by Intel, such as the N series, Celeron, and Pentium, usually feature the UHD series graphics. It is a very basic graphics processing unit, suitable only for the lightest PC games. Depending on the processor model, performance of the included UHD graphics may vary slightly.
|About Graphics Processors
|Graphics processor (GPU) is the main factor for 3D gaming performance. It also affects performance of other graphics intensive tasks like some image and video editing operations.
|System Memory (RAM) Size
The 8GB RAM size is the standard one in 2023. It provides comfortable multi-tasking for the most home and office users.
|System memory (RAM) size determines multi-tasking capability of a laptop - how many tasks and programs you can run at the same time. Some programs and games may require large RAM to run properly.
Learn about RAM of laptop PCs here.
128GB is a relatively small storage space. However, it is usable if you don't store a lot of large files like movies and don't install a lot of programs.
|About Data Storage
|Storage capacity determines how much data you can store locally on your laptop. SSD storage is much faster than HDD storage.
Learn about laptop PC data storage here.
|Keyboard & Input
|Keyboard without dedicated number pad
The laptop has no separate numeric pad you can typically find on the right side of the keyboard on many laptop models.
Touchpad with click buttons built into the surface
The left and right click buttons are built into the surface of the touchpad, as opposed to separate physical buttons.
|Speakers & Audio
As usual, the device features a pair of built-in stereo speakers.
Combo microphone and headphones audio jack
This laptop has the ordinary 3.5mm combo audio jack that supports both headphone output and microphone input simultaneously.
|Front-facing web camera
Laptops usually feature a frontal webcam located on the display bezel. This laptop is no exception.
HD 720p resolution
This is the most common web camera resolution in laptops. However, it's low in comparison to camera resolutions of modern smartphones, so it can't produce as sharp picture.
|Wireless & Networking
|Wi-Fi 6 802.11AX wireless
The 802.11AX is the latest Wi-Fi wireless networking standard. It’s also known as Wi-Fi 6. When connected to 802.11AX-compatible routers, the 802.11AX modules in laptops bring improvements over the older standards in terms of data transfer speeds and multi-device connectivity.
This laptop has a built-in Bluetooth module. It enables you to wirelessly connect the computer to Bluetooth peripherals like Bluetooth mice and keyboards, as well as to smartphones, and other compatible devices.
|1 x USB-C
A compact type of USB port, commonly found in modern laptops and phones.
2 x USB Type A
A pair of full-size USB ports.
|Video Output Ports
|1 x HDMI
HDMI is a widely used digital video output port. You can find HDMI-in ports on most computer monitors and TVs.
Video out via USB-C
The laptop can deliver digital video output via USB-C.
|Media Card Reader
The laptop has no SD card slots. For reading from and writing to SD and microSD memory cards, you'll have to use a separately sold memory card reader via a USB cable.
|The battery capacity of the typical mid-tier laptop ranges from 40 to 50 WHr.
The battery life varies depending on usage, settings, and other factors.
|Windows 11 Home in S mode
Windows 11 Home in S mode is a light and very secure Windows with limited third-party software support. You can upgrade it for free to full Windows 11 Home that can run every modern Windows program.
|About Windows Version
|Upgrades from Windows in S mode to full Windows is possible at any time for free.
A typical laptop warranty.
|Year of Release
|Country / Region
The device under this particular SKU name is sold on the US market. It may be also available under different SKU names in the US and other regions.
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