The Aspire V5-591G belongs to the premium models among the multimedia all-rounders. Under the hood is the power to generate high performance. With a Sky lake quad-core processor and a GeForce graphics core, it is well equipped for most application scenarios. The Aspire uses dark colors. Apart from the top side of the base unit, which is anthracite and imitates brushed metal, all components are black. Acer has embedded an aluminum plate with a texture in the lid, which is called “Patterned Aluminium Cover”. The computer lacks a maintenance hatch. In order to upgrade or maintain the device, you have to open the case. The battery is fixed. The Aspire also belongs to the many notebooks without maintenance hatches. Therefore, to change the hard drive, for example, you have to open the case. This requires removing the bottom of the base unit. In order to do so, you have to remove all screws from the underside of the computer. Turn the top side up again and detach the top side from the bottom with a flat spatula or a putty knife. Now, put the device upside down again and remove the bottom. Take care: the top shell is connected to the motherboard with a short cable.