Comes with the distinctive feel of a Nitro 5 Gaming laptop, a sturdy and large design along with a red-backlit keyboard, this is the Acer Nitro 5 AN515-55-53E5.
Equipped with Intel Core i5 and NVIDIA GeForce RTX, this laptop is ready to handle even the most demanding tasks. It can as well run games with high detail settings.
And here’s the good news. If you want to have a cool laptop with this powerful performance, you don’t have to dig deep into your pocket. At the time of writing, this laptop is priced at $799.00. Yes, you only need to spend that much. Not too deep, right?
The AN515-55-53E5 features an Intel Core i5-10300H, a quad-core processor with frequencies between 2.5GHz – 4.5 GHz, and an 8 MB L3 cache. This is one of the fast-performing 10th gen Intel processors. And it is commonly used on laptops for gaming or for working on heavy tasks.
This laptop also comes with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 which has 4GB GDDR6 VRAM and a max boost speed of 1500MHz. This graphics adapter is perfect for 1080p gaming with high detail settings. Of course, it is also capable of handling demanding graphics tasks.
To maintain decent performance, both processors are supported by 8GB DDR4 SDRAM which is enough for normal multitasking. As for storage space, there is a 256GB PCIe SSD which has fast performance. To be honest, we feel the capacity of both is lacking and limited, but fortunately, both are expandable.
This gaming machine has a 15.6-inch Full HD screen. The resolution is 1920 x 1080 pixels, while the aspect ratio is 16:9. In addition, this screen has a refresh rate of 144 Hz and is also equipped with a backlit LED.
The screen looks clear and can present sharp images with beautiful colors. This will make you enjoy watching your favorite movies even more. Playing games will be more exciting and fun as well since the movement on the screen looks smooth and alive.
Because this screen is also equipped with IPS technology, the display quality will not be much affected when viewed from different directions. Everything will remain relatively stable.
The ports offered are many and varied, spread evenly on both sides, enough for work and play games. The available ports are as follows, starting from the left, this side houses an RJ-45 LAN port, a pair of USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A ports, and an audio jack. While the right side houses the HDMI 2.0 port, USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A, and USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type C.
For network connections, apart from providing a connection via the RJ-45 LAN port, this Acer Nitro also provides 802.11ax WiFi-6 and Bluetooth 5.0.
The power source on this laptop is a 4-cell Lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 57.5 Wh. According to the manufacturer, the battery has a maximum operating time of up to 11 hours, enough for one working day. But it all depends mainly on the settings and usage of the device. Some tests show that for web browsing or video playback, the battery can provide up to 6-7 hours of power. Meanwhile, intensive gaming only lasts between 1 to 2 hours, as expected for a gaming laptop.
The dimensions of this laptop are 14.31 x 10.04 x 0.94 inches with a weight of 5.07 lb. Compared to a regular laptop, it is a little thicker and a little heavier. But this is understandable considering this is a gaming laptop. And in our opinion, the portability of this laptop is great so it’s easy and convenient to carry around.
At the end of the day, we believe the Acer Nitro 5 AN515-55-53E5 is indeed a good and strong laptop.
This laptop is capable of handling computing tasks including demanding and capable of running games at high settings. Those all are because of the Intel Core i5-10300H and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 inside. And gaming will be more exciting and fun because the screen has a high refresh rate.
Although a bit thick, this laptop is still comfortable to carry around. So, this laptop is suitable for working outdoors or on the go.
Lastly, they are cheap and very competitive. For only $799.00 you can get this gaming machine. Interested?
So for those of you who are looking for a powerful gaming laptop at an affordable price, you can choose this one.
Nitro 5 Gaming Laptop
Summary of Acer Nitro 5 AN515-55-53E5
|Processor||Intel Core i5-10300H/Quad-Core/2.50GHz – 4.50GHz/8MB|
|Graphics Processor||Intel UHD Graphics 630
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 4GB GDDR6 VRAM
|RAM||8GB DDR4 SDRAM|
|Storage||256GB PCIe SSD|
|Display||15.6-inch Full HD 1920x1080 16:9 144Hz LED-backlit IPS display|
|I/O Options||1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type C port
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A port
2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A ports
1 x HDMI 2.0 port
1 x RJ-45 LAN port
1 x Audio jack
|Networking||LAN Ethernet via the RJ-45 LAN port
|Battery||4-cell 57.5Whr Lithium-ion battery (up to 11 hours)|
|Dimensions||14.31 x 10.04 x 0.94 inches|