• CPU: Intel Pentium Silver N5000
  • GPU: Intel UHD Graphics 605
  • Display: 11.6”, HD (1366 x 768), TN
  • Storage: 1000GB HDD
  • RAM: 4GB DDR4
  • Weight: 1.53 kg (3.4 lbs)

Pros

  • Decent price tag
  • Great keyboard
  • SD card slot and Ethernet connection in a very well populated I/O
  • Very good battery life
  • Doesn't use harmful PWM for brightness adjustment
  • Very rigid body with a rubber "bumper" and spill-resistant keyboard

Cons

  • Dated design
  • Covers only 51% of sRGB
  • Poor viewing angles and contrast ratio
  • Lacks a USB Type-C port

Acer TravelMate B1 (B118) - Specs

CPU Performance #143
  • Intel Core i7-7Y75 2.3%
  • Intel Pentium Silver N5000
  • Intel Core i3-7100U 2.7%
GPU Performance #315
  • Intel HD Graphics 515 0.1%
  • Intel HD Graphics 615 0.1%
  • Intel UHD Graphics 605
Display
11.6”, HD (1366 x 768), TN
panel 1
Innolux N116BGE-EA2 (CMN1132)
Color accuracy 12 -> 3.5
HDD/SSD
1TB HDD
RAM
4GB DDR4
OS
Windows 10 Home
Battery
48Wh, 4-cell
Dimensions
291 x 211 x 22.3 mm (11.46" x 8.31" x 0.88")
Weight
1.53 kg (3.4 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-A 2.0
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI
  • Card Reader SD
  • Ethernet LAN 10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • Audio jack 3.5 mm combo
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers 2 Stereo Speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slotKensington Lock

 

DISPLAY: 11.6-inch, 1366x768, TN

Name Innolux N116BGE-EA2 (CMN1132)
Diagonal 11.6"
Pixel density 135.09 ppi
Brightness 250 cd/m2
sRGB 51%
PWM frequency 25000 Hz
Panel Type TN
Resolution 1366x768
Becomes "Retina" from 26 inches (65 cm)
Contrast 370:1
dE Color Checker 12 3.5
PWM Rating 9.7: (safe)
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Acer TravelMate B1 (B118) in-depth review

To be honest, the TravelMate B118 won't catch your eye from the first sight. It is clunky, plasticky and has a rubber all around it. In fact, it looks more like a toy, than as professional hardware. However, don't let your eyes fool you. Acer state that this notebook has passed is MIL-STD 810G compliant. What is more impressive is the numbers - a spill-resistant keyboard, which can protect against up to 330 ml of water, a rubber bumper, which should protect against 122cm drops, as well as a [...]

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CPU Performance: Intel Pentium Silver N5000

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GPU Performance: Intel UHD Graphics 605

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