What's this? Overall score reflects all the Ratings factors. Displayed scores are rounded; models are listed in order of precise score, out of a total of 100. Scores are comparable between the 10- to 12-inch detachable laptops, 11- to 13-inch convertible laptops, 11-inch laptops, and 13-inch laptops. They are also comparable between the 14-inch laptops and 15 to 16-inch laptops. Scores for the 17 to 18-inch models are not comparable to other size categories.
Acer Aspire laptops and desktops run the gamut of computers from budget to high end, including a full line of ultrabooks. Acer also produces Chromebooks that run Google's Chrome operating system. Gateway is also owned by Acer. The companies do not sell their products direct to consumers, unlike most other computer makers.