Acer has announced its first gaming laptop with 10th Gen Intel Core processors
Acer Nitro 5 starts at Rs 72,990 for the Core i5 variant
Nitro 5 can be configured upto Core i7 with an RTX 2060 GPU
Acer Nitro 5 with upto 10th gen Intel Core i7 processors and RTX 2060 GPU has launched in India. This is Acer’s first laptop powered by 10th generation Intel processors to arrive in the country, clashing with the launch of Mi Notebook 14 which marks Xiaomi’s entry into the laptop segment.
The Nitro 5 is available in a couple of configuration options starting from Intel Core i5 processor with GTX 1650 graphics to Core i7 with RTX 2060 graphics with an option of choosing between a 15.6-inch or 17.3-inch display. Let’s take a look at the brief specifications of the Acer Nitro 5.
Acer Nitro 5 specifications
Acer Nitro 5 features a Full HD display that is available in two sizes– 15.3-inch and 17.3-inch. Acer also offers different configurations going up to 144Hz refresh rate screen with a 3ms response rate. The laptop has minimal bezels on three sides that give it an 80 per cent screen to body ratio.
The Nitro 5 is powered by upto 10th generation Intel Core H-series processors paired with upto RTX 2060 graphics for great gaming performance. It can be configured with upto 32GB DDR4 RAM and comes with hybrid storage options including 1TB HDD and 256GB M.2 SSD.
The laptop comes with dual fans to ensure faster heat dissipation and works with the preinstalled NitroSense control centre. It features a 4-zone RGB keyboard with WASD keys highlighted and a 1.6mm key travel.
Nitro 5 is fitted with dual speakers that support DTS:X Ultra for a more immersive experience especially while playing games. The connectivity features include Wi-Fi 6 with MU-MIMO technology, Bluetooth 5.0 and more.
The I/O ports on the Nitro 5 include an HDMI port, two USB 3.2 ports, Type-C port, USB 3.2 Gen 2 port with power-off charging, an Ethernet port and 3.5mm audio jack.
Acer Nitro 5 comes with a 57.5Wh 4-cell battery that the company claims can deliver upto 10 hours of runtime on a single charge.
Acer Nitro 5 pricing
Acer Nitro 5 starts at Rs 72,990 in India for the base variant with Intel Core i5-10300H processor, 8GB RAM, 1TB HDD, 256GB SSD storage, 4GB NVIDIA 1650 graphics and 15.6-inch Full HD display.
The Nitro 5 gaming laptop is up for grabs from the Acer e-Store, e-commerce stores and offline stores.