Acer Introduces Nitro 5 Gaming Laptops With 8th Gen Intel CPUs
Acer is announcing the launch of their new Nitro 5 Gaming laptop sporting the latest Intel 8th generation Core i7 and i7+ mobile processors.
Acer’s updated Nitro 5 includes a 15.6-inch Full HD IPS display, coupled with the latest 8th generation Core i7 and Core i7+ processors, an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti graphics card, and Gigabit WiFi / Ethernet. The optional Core i7+ model also includes Intel’s Optane cache memory, which works as a bridge between RAM and storage to speed up things like game load times. Acer’s Nitro 5 will also include up to 32GB of RAM and 512GB of NVMe PCIe storage. Acer is equipping the Nitro 5 with a number of ports, including Type-C and HDMI 2.0. Acer’s Nitro 5 will be available in May priced from $749
What Features Does the Acer Nitro 5 Gaming Line Have?
Built for Performance and Control:
The Acer Nitro 5 ships with up to the latest 8th Generation Intel Core i7 and Intel Core i7+ processors offering an improved six-core design, an emphasis on premium performance so users never drop a frame or miss a beat while the action unfolds, and Intel Optane memory that increases responsiveness and load times. NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti graphics1 allow for a truly immersive graphic experience with faster rendering, finer textures, and dynamic lighting to snipe enemies hiding in even the darkest shadows. Up to 512 GB of NVMe PCIe solid-state storage is available on the Nitro 5, providing plenty of space for apps and games while enabling ultra-fast boot up times. The Nitro 5 features up to 32GB of DDR4 memory, which draws 20% less power than DDR3 memory for more efficient gaming sessions. Once on the battlefield, Acer’s NitroSense utility monitors the status of the CPU/GPU, while CoolBoost technology adjusts the fans for optimal performance.
Styled for Domination:
The Nitro 5 offers bold refinement not commonly seen in a gaming laptop, thanks to its elegant laser texturing and understated matte hinge. The crimson red hinge beautifully matches the futuristic design of the backlit keyboard, while the 15.6-inch Full HD IPS display produces brilliant imagery with crisp details. A front-facing HD web camera lets users strategize with the squad as they prepare to unleash terror on the competition, and celebrate together after victory is secured. Users can also easily broadcast games live with Mixer, directly from the Game bar on Windows 10 simply by pressing the Windows key plus G.
Audio Excitement and Gigabit Wireless:
With high-quality audio as an essential component for gaming, Dolby Audio Premium and Acer TrueHarmony technology ensure the finely-tuned speakers pick up on any would-be attackers entering the scene. The Nitro 5 features Intel Wireless-AC 9560 2×2 802.11ac wireless which offers Gigabit performance that enhances gaming, streaming, and conferencing experiences. A plethora of ports including hyper-fast USB Type-C, HDMI 2.0, and Gigabit Ethernet are included so users are prepared for every mission whether at home or on the go.
Pricing and Availability:
The Acer Nitro 5 will be available in North America in May with prices starting at US$749; and in EMEA in May with prices starting at €799.
Exact specifications, prices, and availability may vary by region. To find out about availability, product specifications and prices in specific markets, please contact your nearest Acer office or retailer via ACER Site.