The Acer Nitro 5 which was introduced early last month with 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5 or i7 processor and up to NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050Ti graphics, supporting up to 16GB of DDR4 2400 MHz memory, is now available with AMD.
The new variant of the Acer Nitro 5 is powered by AMD quad-core processor FX™ 9830P (2 MB L2 cache, 3.0 GHz with Turbo CORE Technology up to 3.7 GHz), and features AMD Radeon™ RX550 graphics card with 4 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM, supporting Shader Model 5.0, Microsoft® DirectX® 11.2/12.
The chassis of this variant remains matte black with a hairline finish, keeping with its sophisticated and stylish design, which is enhanced by its Backlit Keyboard.
Packed into it is Acer’s advanced thermal system – dual fans with Acer Coolboost™ technology to deliver superior fan speeds and cooling ability, keeping the system running optimally. This technology also allows users to manually control the cooling process when an added boost is required for heavy use, to deliver a smooth gaming experience.
The Nitro 5 comes with the standard 4GB DDR4 RAM and is upgradable to 16GB DDR4; it also features Windows 10, the best Windows for gaming.
The vibrant 15.6-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS display offers great visual with the while uncompromised audio quality for an immersive experience during gameplay or when watching movies, is enabled by its Dolby Audio™ Premium and Acer TrueHarmony™ technology.
Fast and reliable wired connections are made possible with the Gigabit Ethernet port, whereas blazing-fast wireless connectivity is achieved via the 802.11ac 2x2 MU-MIMO wireless technology. There is also a comprehensive selection of ports available, including one USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen 2) port, one USB 3.0 port, two USB 2.0 ports, and an HDMI 2.0.
This Dream Machine for Casual Gamers is very competitively priced at just under RM3,000. The Acer Nitro 5 laptop offers a balance of performance, sharp design and innovative cooling technology at just RM2,999. In addition to this, customers of the first 200 units of Nitro 5 on AMD will also go home with a RM499 Predator gaming mouse in their complimentary Acer-designed backpack !
The Acer Nitro 5 is available at the end of September 2017 at all authorised Acer resellers nationwide.