The touch panel is both fast and accurate, keeping up with my frantic doodles in Paint as well as as letting me effortlessly swipe through open apps and pinch-zoom. The red looks brighter on the images than it is in real life - it looks more like burgundy really. The hinges keep the display in place and the device can be opened with a single hand. Excellent performance for a great price! Its performance was competent or better in our gaming-focused tests, but it hung back noticeably in some situations, most likely because of thermal throttling. However, the bottom of the laptop reached a warm 95 degrees Fahrenheit after playing a YouTube video in 1080p for 15 minutes. Click on 'Yes' if the comment answers your question! Don't bother if you can't type from memory or have a task light above the keyboard.
Mentioned in this article on Best Buy There's some good news if your budget can stretch a bit more, too. Most of All, Your Wallet Will Thank You The Nitro 5 succeeds at keeping things budget-friendly, which naturally comes with some concessions. Buyer Beware Maybe : I purchased and I'm returning I purchased the upgraded model during the eBay flash sale on Thursday. We like the subdued gamer look, with its red trimmings on the keyboard, backlight, trackpad and the top rear bar. Windows 10 home bought it yesterday and the model number is An515-53-55g9. The word Nitro printed in red of course sits between the speaker and keyboard.
But the Nitro 5 benefits regardless, even if it is not unique. Average core frequency Base freq. Overall, we can say that Acer has equipped the Nitro 5 with a keyboard that can cater for more than just the basic needs. There are two small maintenance hatches on the bottom of the base unit; the battery is not removable. A test shot I took in my bedroom was full of visual noise, which made it hard to make out the finer details in my selfie.
The result: about 291 minutes, or just under five hours. We won't share your email with anybody. In comparison, all tested devices range from 0. The CoolBoost function lets the cooling fan run at higher speeds. The player's character is not moved throughout the entire period.
Otherwise, I'd rather get a 13. Again, you get what you pay for. Capable 1080p gaming performance for the price. However, we do like the way the ports are positioned, which is towards the back of either side of the device. However, I did notice that the synthesized parts of the track sounded mildly distorted at max volume.
While you don't get extras like Thunderbolt 3 support or a DisplayPort out, the essentials are covered in type and number. It achieved very good results in our benchmark course. This happens automatically without the user having to do anything. Windows 10 operating system Windows 10 brings back the Start Menu from Windows 7 and introduces new features, like the Edge Web browser that lets you markup Web pages on your screen. Display Unfortunately, the Acer Nitro 5's 15. The meh: It is a budget gaming laptop.
Buy Now: The speakers are similarly underwhelming, with solid vocals and high-end noises that are undermined by the usual laptop complaint of a cramped mid-range and a lack of bass. This means that the measured response time is better than the average of all tested devices 25. Under load, the competing devices show a very similar power consumption. So it can only support 2400Mhz? The first thing I noticed when I opened the Nitro 5's lid are the red keyboard text and red trim around its touchpad. » 23 % of all devices are better. Next 4gb is integrated somewhere? Plugged in and turned it on.
This means that the measured response time is better than the average of all tested devices 25. For those craving buttery visuals on the Nitro 5, a little optimization through the GeForce Experience app managed to do the trick with just a few minimal compromises. I scored 109 words per minute on the 10fastfingers. Note: This review is part of our. Despite this being an inexpensive machine, I have no complaints about the display.
But the Nitro 5's midrange graphics card doesn't hold up when playing demanding titles at high resolutions. Related: Versatility, at least, is fine. Quite expectedly, although the processor is not as needed as in the previous test, its temperature is higher 82° C because it shares the two fans with the graphics card. The pad tracks fine most of the time, but this is not something that should be even a little hit-or-miss. We will find out if the new Nitro can offer a convincing performance in our review. The power supply has a capacity of 135 watts. And I appreciate that Acer managed to fit in a number pad without shrinking the other keys.
I just want more than 8gb but my budget can't fit 16gb. It's a very good performer for the price and can even play more graphics-intensive games if you keep them at lower settings. You also get a number pad to the right of the main layout, despite the 15-inch-class chassis. The fan did speed up noticeably both during our stress tests and while playing computer games. Buy our profiles Since our profiles are tailored for each individual display model, this article and its respective profile package is meant for Acer Nitro 5 or Aspire V 15 Nitro configurations with 15. The spot between the G and H keys hit 94.