Summary: This didn't go well for my daughter at all. For a student with a highly demanding schedule, we were so disappointed that she had to live without a computer until things were sorted out. I'll have to ask her, again, exactly what when wrong, but it was bad.
Wifi doesn't work. Reinstalling the driver doesn't help.
25 November 2013
Summary: Uninstalling and reinstalling the wifi driver does not always work. Many people have been complaining about the unreliable wifi on the Acer forums: http://community.acer.com/t5/Ultra-Thin/Acer-Aspire-V5-Touch-Windows-8-Wifi-Issue/td-p/19147 However, it doesn't seem like Acer is going to do anything...
Summary: It has all the limitations of a tablet. It doesn't multitask, many products from Microsoft competitors don't work properly, for example, I can't uninstall internet explorer because my work email won't upload attachments in Chrome or Firefox (It did with windows vista), Openoffice won't download at...
Summary: I am kindly asking for your urgent assistance. I bought this product as an international customer shipped through the US. The power button seems to be encountering some problems and the computer keeps shutting down as well as draining my battery.
Summary: The computer is great. I really like it. Nevertheless, the wifi is horrible. The connection keep dropping every 5 min (when it connect). I Tried to connect from different places, not just a home. I searched all over the internet for a solution and couldn't made it work.
Summary: Had this for a little while now and its terrible! If you lift it up with the screen opened, the keyboard part of the laptop has a pronounced bend to it. Plastic flimsy design. Prone to freezing. Avoid at all costs better laptops on the market even other Acers.
Summary: HI, I bought this product on april 18th 2013. A month ago so about 13months after purchase the hard drive completely failed...£300 for a year use of laptop seems excessive! i've had a multiple of Acer products in the past and this will be my last one.