Acer recently released to the U.S. market the Aspire E 15 featuring 7th generation Intel Core CPUs. Particular model tested is E5-575-33BM. Of note, this model retails for only $350 USD. A very good value.
Unfortunately, this particular Acer Aspire utilizes PWM flicker across a vast majority of it’s brightness range, as illustrated by the lines across the screen below.