We got a new laptop, the Acer Aspire V5-122P-0408. It has: AMD Dual-Core A4-1250 1GHz, 4GB DDR3, and 500GB HDD. Based on those specs, this computer should have zero issues doing things like facebook or watching videos. It should even be able to play vanilla Minecraft on low video settings. This computer is very slow. I'm talking brand new, just out of the box slow. I even uninstalled the extra junk that came with it. You all know the useless filler crap I'm talking about. Like on a phone you get stupid extra apps that you don't really need. That kind of stuff. So anyway, I'm not sure how to make it run faster. It's irritating.
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Other than the snail-slow 1GHz CPU, the specs are OK. Video display is more a function of the GPU (graphics processor) which on this device is probably running at 1GHz as well, which doesn't do too well for rendering videos running at full resolution and frame-rates. I assume it is …
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