Acer Aspire 5553 Laptop Review, Specs

Acer Aspire 5553 Laptop come with Win 7 Home 64-bit , AMD Turion™ II Dual-Core Mobile Processor P540, 4GB DDR3, 320GB hard drive, Acer CineCrystal 15.0″ (1366 x 768) TFT display, ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 5470 graphics. The Aspire® 5553 presents animated multimedia performance with dynamic sights and sounds. A powerful AMD™ mobile processor combines with amazing ATI™ graphics and high-definition technologies to take you right where the action is. This slick notebook also features excellent wireless connectivity for staying in touch wherever you go.

ATI Mobility Radeon™ graphics look stunning on the 15″ high-definition wide display. Bring Dolby® Home Theater® into the mix and you’re all set for a full-on portable-cinema experience. The HDMI™ port conveniently connects you to today’s hottest high-definition entertainment systems via a clean, single-cable link.

A powerful AMD™ processor speeds up your multitasking pace, while DDR3 memory keeps the system moving swiftly for efficient performance. Feel free to transfer, download and store media files thanks to this notebook’s four USB 2.0 ports, multi-in-1 card reader, and large hard disk drive.

The Aspire® 5553 features onboard Wi-Fi® bolstered by Acer® SignalUp wireless technology for getting online faster and more dependably wherever you roam. Gigabit Ethernet is also on tap if you’d like to go the high-speed wired route. You can also conveniently engage in live chats with friends across the globe using the built-in high-definition Crystal Eye webcam plus microphone.

The Aspire® 5553 features a FineTip keyboard with numeric keypad and large keys for comfortable typing, while dedicated media keys give you total control over your entertainment. Another special highlight is the multi-gesture touchpad that lets you easily scroll, pinch, rotate and flip through web pages, files and images.

Operating System
  • Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium
  • AMD Turion™ II Dual-Core Mobile Processor P540
    (2MB L2 cache, 2.40GHz)
  • AMD™ M880G
  • 4GB (2GB installed in each of two memory slots) DDR3 1066 SDRAM

    User upgradeable up to 8GB (one 4GB memory card in each slot)*

    *If upgrading after initial purchase, one or more of the memory cards provided with the system may have to be replaced with optional larger memory cards in order to achieve the maximum capacity.

  • 320GB* SATA hard disk drive, 5400RPM

    Integrated variable-speed Super-Multi drive:
    -Read – 24X CD-ROM, 24X CD-R, 24X CD-RW, 8X DVD-ROM, 8X DVD-R, 8X DVD+R, 6X DVD-ROM DL, 6X DVD-R DL, 6X DVD+R DL, 6X DVD-RW, 6X DVD+RW, 5X DVD-RAM
    -Write – 24X CD-R, 16X CD-RW, 8X DVD-R, 8X DVD+R, 4X DVD-R DL, 4X DVD+R DL, 6X DVD-RW, 8X DVD+RW, 5X DVD-RAM

    5-in-1 card reader supports optional MultiMediaCard™, Secure Digital card, Memory Stick®, Memory Stick PRO™ or xD-Picture Card™

    *When referring to storage capacity, GB stands for one billion bytes and MB stands for one million bytes. Some utilities may indicate varying storage capacities. Total user-accessible capacity may vary depending on operating environments.

  • Acer® CineCrystal HD 15.0″ (1366 x 768) high-brightness (200-nit) TFT LCD
    16:9 aspect ratio, LED backlight, mercury-free

    Discrete ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 5470 graphics
    Microsoft® DirectX® 11.0 support

    Up to 16.7 million colors

    Acer® Video Conference:
    – Integrated Acer® Crystal Eye webcam, 1280 x 1024 resolution
    – Acer® Video Conference Manager software supporting 640 x 480 resolution online video calls

    MPEG-2 DVD, WMV9/VC-1 (Windows® Media Video 9, VC-1 standard), H.264/AVC decoding

    VGA and HDMI™ (High-Definition Multimedia Interface™) with HDCP (high-bandwidth digital-content protection) ports

    Support for simultaneous display on notebook LCD and external monitor

  • Optimized Dolby® Home Theater® audio enhancement

    Integrated microphone

    Microsoft® DirectSound® compatibility

    High-definition audio support

    Headphones/speaker with SPDIF support and microphone ports

Interface Ports
  • DC-in
    RJ-45 LAN
    Headphones/speaker with SPDIF support
    HDMI™ (High-Definition Multimedia Interface™) with HDCP (high-bandwidth digital-content protection)
    Four USB 2.0
Card Slot
  • 5-in-1 card reader for optional MultiMediaCard™, Secure Digital card, Memory Stick®, Memory Stick PRO™ or xD-Picture Card™
  • Acer® InviLink Nplify network connection supporting 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN, Acer® SignalUp technology for enhanced antenna efficiency, Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™

    Gigabit LAN, Wake-on-LAN ready

    Acer® Video Conference:
    – Integrated Acer® Crystal Eye webcam, 1280 x 1024 resolution
    – Acer® Video Conference Manager software supporting 640 x 480 resolution online video calls

Included Software
  • Acer® Arcade Deluxe
    Acer® Crystal Eye
    Acer® eRecovery Management
    Acer® Identity Card
    Acer® Registration
    Acer® Updater
    Acer® Video Conference Manager
    Adobe® Acrobat® Reader
    Adobe® Flash® Player
    Google™ Toolbar
    McAfee® Internet Security Suite (trial version)
    Microsoft Office Starter 2010 (Reduced-functionality and advertising. User may purchase Office 2010 product key to activate preloaded suite.)
    Microsoft® Silverlight®
    Norton™ Online Backup
    NTI Media Maker™*
    Windows Live™ Essentials

    *OEM, not full-featured, version.

User Interface
  • 103-key Acer® FineTip keyboard, independent standard numeric keypad, international language support

    Acer® PowerSmart key

    Play/pause, stop, previous, next, volume up, volume down media control keys printed on keyboard

    Multi-gesture touchpad supporting two-finger scroll, pinch, rotate, flip

Dimensions & Weight
  • 14.9″ (379.0mm) W x 9.8″ (250.0mm) D x 1.0″ – 1.3” (25.5mm – 34.1mm) H

    5.7 lb. (2.6kg)

    Size and weight may vary depending on configuration

  • 90-watt AC adapter

    Six-cell lithium ion battery: up to 3.5 hours life depending on configuration and usage

  • ACPI (Advanced Configuration and Power Interface) 3.0
    Energy Star®
Security Features
  • User, administrator and hard drive BIOS passwords
    Kensington® lock slot
Limited Warranty*
  • One-year parts and labor limited warranty* with concurrent International Traveler’s Warranty**

    *For a free copy of the standard limited warranty end-users should see a reseller where Acer products are sold or write to Acer America Corporation, Warranty Department, P.O. Box 6137, Temple, TX 76503. TFT displays commonly exhibit a small number of discolored dots, so-called “nonconforming pixels.” This phenomenon is a limitation of TFT LCD technology, not a product defect and, as such, is not covered by the limited warranty or by the upgrade programs.


2 thoughts on “Acer Aspire 5553 Laptop Review, Specs”

  1. buenas tardes tengo una laptop pero me falta los drivers de la camara el acer 5553 , no se si me pueden ayudar en este caso . gracias

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