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Acer Aspire Timeline M5 481TG Win8, Dell Inspiron 3521-Ci5
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Acer Aspire Timeline M5 481TG Win8

Dell Inspiron 3521-Ci5

 Processor
 Processor Type IntelŽ Core? i5 IntelŽ Core? i5  
 Processor Model i5-3337U i5-3317U   
 Processor Speed 1.8GHz 1.7 GHz  
 Max Turbo Frequency 2.7Ghz 2.6 Ghz  
 Processor Bits 64-Bits 64-Bits  
 Processor Threads  
 No of Cores  
 L2 cache    
 L3 cache 3MB 3 MB  
 Bus speed    
 Chipset  IntelŽ HM77 Express Chipset  
 Memory
 Number of memry slots 2 Slots 2 Slots  
 Installed RAM 4GB 4GB  
 Maximum memory  8GB  
 Type of memory DDR3  DDR3  
 Storage
 Hard drive size 500GB 500GB  
 Hard drive speed  5400 rpm  
 Optical Drive Yes Yes   
 Type of optical drive DVD Super Multi Drive Tray-loading DVD+/-RW  
 Internal/External Internal Internal  
 Type of harddrive SATA SATA  
 Card Reader Yes Yes   
 Type of memory cards Multi Card Reader  Multimedia cards  
 SSD Yes   
 Number of SSDs   
 SSD size 20GB   
 Graphics
 Dedicated graphics Yes Yes   
 Graphics memory 1GB dedicated  1 GB Dedicated  
 Type of graphics memory DDR3 DDR 3  
 Switchable graphics  IntelŽ HD Graphics 4000  
 Graphics processor NVIDIAŽ GeForceŽ GT 640M ATI  
 Maximum shared graphics memory    
 Display
 Aspect ratio 16:9 16:9  
 Backlight LED LED backlight  
 Screen size 14.0 Inches 15.6 Inches  
 Screen surface WXGA LED Crystal Bright  WLED with Truelife   
 Screen resolution 1366 x 768 1366 x 768  
 Touchscreen No No   
 Design
 Colors Silver Jet Black  
 Dimensions (WxHxD)  0.98? (24.9mm) front / 1.0? (25.3mm) rear with 4-cell/40 WHr battery Depth: 10.2? (259mm)   
 Weight  4.96 lbs (2.25 kg)  
 Fingerprint Reader No No   
 Numeric keyboard No Yes   
 Backlit keyboard No No   
 Connectivity
 3G No No   
 EDGE No No   
 Bluetooth Yes Yes   
 Type of bluetooth 4.0   
 LAN Yes Yes   
 Speed 10/100/1000 10/100  
 Modem No No   
 Wireless/Wifi Yes Yes   
 Type 802.11 b/g/n 802.11b/n/g  
 Infrared No No   
 Connectors
 DVI out No No   
 USB Yes Yes   
 USB 2.0 Yes Yes   
 USB 3.0 Yes Yes   
 USB Ports (Total)  
 TV-out No No   
 Serial port No No   
 S/PDIF out No No   
 Parallel port No No   
 Microphone input Yes Yes   
 Headphone output Yes Yes   
 Firewire No No   
 eSATA No No   
 HDMI Yes Yes   
 Number of outputs   
 HDMI version   
 VGA Output Yes No   
 Power
 Battery life Maximum 8 Hours 2-3 Hours  
 Battery type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) battery Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) battery  
 No of cells 3 Cells 6 Cells  
 Miscellaneous
 Camera Yes Yes  
 No. of effective pixels 1.3MP HD  1.3 megapixels  
 Remote Control No No   
 Software
 32/64-bit OS 64-Bits 64-Bits  
 Operating system (Primary) Windows 8  DOS  
 OS (Secondary)  Ubantu  
 Included software    
 Links
 Manual    
 Product page    
Warranty 1 Year International warranty
Price 71,999-Rs 56,999-Rs