Taiwanese consumer technology brand Acer has finally launched its newly introduced Nitro 5 gaming series laptop in India. The Nitro 5 will be available for purchase through Flipkart and Acer stores starting at a price of Rs 75, 990. the company claims to deliver a portable gaming experience packed in a high-performance budget machine.
The Acer Nitro 5 features a brushed metal body with matte black chassis. The sports red coloured hinges running along the back of the notebook, just above the air grill vent. There sits a keyboard with red backlighting and a touchpad which is also outlined in red colour. Under the hood, the Nitro 5 is powered by 7th generation Intel Core i7 or i5 processor depending on the variant. Accompanying the processor, the real gaming power of the device backed by NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050/1050Ti graphics card with 4GB dedicated graphics memory.
Furthermore, the laptop gets 16GB of RAM and an SSD (in addition to HDD) to smoothly handle the multitasking and day-to-day tasks. It puts on a 15.6-inch Full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The Nitro 5 is also equipped with Dolby Audio™ Premium and Acer TrueHarmony™ technology for superior surround sound. Of course, to make the device optimal for gaming, Acer has thrown a thermal solution to manage heat dissipating from the device. It features dual fans and Acer Coolboost™ technology which is claimed to cool the CPU and GPU in short time.
The high-end variant of the device comes with 128GB of SSD and 1TB of HDD. As far as connectivity is concerned, the Acer Nitro 5 supports a Gigabit Ethernet port as well as Wi-Fi 802.11ac. Other ports include one USB 3.1 Type-C, one USB 3.0, two USB 2.0 ports, and an HDMI 2.0 port.