The Acer Aspire Vero Green PC is one of the best eco-friendly laptops around. Made from 30% post-recycled plastic, it is dye-free and recyclable. If you’re looking for a simple notebook for the environment, here’s the deal you need.
For a limited time, you can get the Acer Aspire Vero for $549. (Opens in a new tab) In Amazon. It’s usually $699, so that’s a savings of $150 and the second lowest price we’ve tracked for this Acer laptop. It’s one of the best laptops for back to school.
Powered by Intel’s powerful 11the Gen Processor, the Acer Aspire Vero is green yet middling. The laptop in this deal has a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) display and a 2.5-GHz Intel Core i5-1155G7 quad-core CPU paired with 8GB of RAM. Intel Iris Xe Graphics and a fast 256GB SSD round out the specs list.
According to our Acer Aspire Vero review, it has durable and standard screws that make it easy to upgrade, repair and reuse. We also found its powerful performance and comfortable keyboard impressive. We give the Acer Aspire Vero an overall rating of 4 out of 5-stars.
During real-world tests, the laptop skipped 20-30 tabs in Google Chrome while Adobe Photoshop and Netflix ran in the background. Our reviewer noticed only slight lag during heavy photo editing.
In our Laptop Mag battery test, the Acer Aspire Vero lasted 7 hours and 9 minutes. If you need more battery life, Acer’s built-in VeroSense smart battery management app helps you squeeze more juice out of it.
Weighing 4 pounds and 14.3 x 9.4 x 0.7 inches, the Acer Aspire Vero is on par with most 15-inch laptops. It’s slightly lighter than the Dell XPS 15 OLED (4.3 pounds, 13.6 x 9.1 x 0.7 inches) and slightly heavier than the Asus ZenBook 15 (3.7 pounds, 13.9 x 8.7 x 0.7 inches).
Connectivity-wise, the Acer Aspire Vero offers you the basics. It has 1 x USB 3.2 Type-C port, 2 x USB 3.2 Type-A ports, 1 x USB 2.0 port and 1 x HDMI port. On board is an RJ-45 Ethernet port and a headset/mic combo.
So if you want a durable, environmentally friendly Windows laptop for school or work, the Acer Aspire Vero is worth considering. Especially at this reasonable price.