With work from home becoming the new norm due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there is an increasing demand for laptops and computing devices. Now Taiwanese brand Acer has launched a budget laptop in India. The latest offering is dubbed as the Acer Extensa 15 and it packs Intel’s 10th generation processor. The laptop comes with impressive specifications and an affordable price tag.
Commenting on the launch, Sudhir Goel, Chief Business Officer, Acer India said, ‘With the Acer Extensa 15, our aim is to get a fully loaded laptop in the hands of everyone packed with latest technology and performance.’ Let’s find out what the Acer Extensa 15 offers out of the box.
Acer Extensa 15 specifications and features
The Acer Extensa 15 features a 15.6-inch display bearing FHD+ resolution. The display is surrounded by thin bezels and comes with BlueLightShield that is claimed to reduce eye strain. The laptop weighs just 1.9kg and has a 20mm thin chassis. It features a 480p webcam for video calling needs. The Acer Extensa 15 is equipped with two built-in stereo speakers.
Internally, the Acer Extensa 15 is powered by the latest 10th generation Core i3 processor with integrated Intel UHD graphics. It packs 4GB DDR4 RAM that can be upgraded up to 12GB. The laptop is equipped with a dual storage option i.e. HDD+SSD. The base variant offers 1TB HDD that can be upgraded up to 2TB and the NVMe SSD slot can hold up to 1TB SSD space. The Acer Extensa 15 is claimed to deliver up to 8 hours of battery life. It runs Windows 10 Home out of the box.
Connectivity options on the laptop include WiFi 5, Bluetooth 4.2, two USB 2.0 ports, one USB 3.1 Gen 1, LAN port, HDMI port and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Acer Extensa 15 price in India
The Acer Extensa 15 carries a starting price tag of Rs 31,490 for the 4GB RAM and 1TB NVMe SSD model. It is available for purchase on Acer India’s official website and offline channel partner stores across the country.