These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
If you need some help fixing your laptop, head over to the Acer V3-551-8887 Troubleshooting Page.
Identification and Background
The V3-551-8887 is part of Acer's V3 series released in 2012. It is a 15.6 inch laptop weighing in at 15.6 pounds. It comes in a glossy black color-way and is 15 x 10 x 1.3 inches.
This laptop is extremely easy to fix. Once the back panel is removed, components practically replace themselves.
- System Type: Notebook
- Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition
- Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year warranty
Processor / Chipset
- CPU: AMD A8-4500M 1.9 GHz
- Max Turbo Speed: 2.8 GHz
- Number of Cores: Quad-Core
- Chipset: AMD A70M
- RAM: 4 GB
- Technology: DDR3 SDRAM
- Form Factor: SO DIMM 204-pin
- Hard Drive: 500 GB HDD / 5400 rpm
- Optical Drive: DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM / BD-ROM - fixed
- Type: 15.6"
- LCD Backlight Technology: LED backlight
- Resolution: 1366 x 768 ( HD )
- Image Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Audio & Video
- Graphics Processor: AMD Mobility Radeon HD 7640G
- Camera: Integrated webcam
- Sound: Microphone
- Type: Keyboard, touchpad
- Features: Multi-gesture touch pad
- Wireless: 802.11n, Bluetooth 4.0
- Network Interface: Gigabit Ethernet
- Technology: 6-cell lithium ion
- Capacity: 4400 mAh
- Run Time: Up to 5 hours
- Input: AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
Connections & Expansion
- Interfaces: HDMI ¦ LAN ¦ USB 3.0 ¦ 2 x USB 2.0 ¦ VGA
- Memory Card Reader: Yes ( Memory Stick PRO )
- Software Included: Windows Live Essentials, Bing Toolbar, Microsoft Office 2010 Starter
- Microsoft Office Preloaded: Includes a pre-loaded image of select Microsoft Office 2010 suites. Purchase an Office 2010 Product Key Card or disc to activate preloaded software on this PC.