Why this Acer Aspire 5 is usually the bestselling laptop on Amazon

This Windows 10 laptop has a roomy display, a slim-and-trim chassis, solid everyday performance, and it's cheap. Really cheap.
willis_lai@idg.comMelissa and Ben talk about the Ryzen 3-powered Acer Aspire 5, a sub-$400 laptop that’s been a bestseller on Amazon for weeks on end. Find out what makes this particular Aspire 5 model so appealing to bargain hunters, and learn what to avoid when shopping for cheap laptops.

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Melissa Riofrio spent her formative journalistic years reviewing some of the biggest iron at PCWorld--desktops, laptops, storage, printers--and she continued to focus on hardware testing during stints at Computer Currents and CNET. Currently, in addition to leading PCWorld’s content direction, she covers productivity laptops and Chromebooks.

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