• CPU: Intel Core i5-10300H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop)
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 144 Hz, IPS
  • Storage: 256GB SSD
  • RAM: 8GB DDR4
  • Weight: 2.30 kg (5.1 lbs)

Pros

  • One of the best-priced gaming laptops out there
  • Good keyboard with decent travel, clicky feedback, and an optional RGB backlight
  • Two M.2 slots with RAID 0 support
  • The display doesn't flicker at any brightness level (LG LP156WFC-SPD5)
  • Has a good contrast ratio and comfortable viewing angles (LG LP156WFC-SPD5)
  • 144Hz display option

Cons

  • Lacks an SD card reader and Thunderbolt support
  • Hot and loud during gameplay
  • Covers only 53% of sRGB (LG LP156WFC-SPD5)
  • Subpar CPU performance

Acer Nitro 5 (AN515-55) - Specs

CPU Performance #63
  • Intel Core i7-1165G7 0.9%
  • Intel Core i7-1185G7 1.4%
  • Intel Core i5-10300H
  • Intel Core i5-1135G7 0.2%
  • Intel Core i5-10400H 0.6%
  • Intel Core i5-9300H 1.1%
GPU Performance #76
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop, 50W) 1.2%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Ti (Laptop, 50W, 128-bit) 1.8%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop)
  • NVIDIA Quadro T2000 Max-Q 1.7%
  • NVIDIA Quadro T2000 (4GB GDDR5) 1.3%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Max-Q 2.3%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 144 Hz, IPS
HDD/SSD
256GB SSD
M.2 Slot
2x 2280 PCIe NVMe 3.0 x4 RAID 0 See photo
RAM
8GB DDR4
OS
Windows 10 Home
Battery
3560 mAh, 4-cell
Body Material
Plastic / Polycarbonate
Dimensions
363.4 x 255 x 23.9 mm (14.31" x 10.04" x 0.94")
Weight
2.30 kg (5.1 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 3x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps), Sleep and Charge
  • HDMI
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ax
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack 3.5 mm combo
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Optical drive

 

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DISPLAY: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 144 Hz, IPS

Name 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 144 Hz, IPS
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)

 

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i5-10300H

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop)

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Apex Legends
MIN
MED
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Bench
137
fps
100
fps
71
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
GTA V
171
fps
92
fps
49
fps
29
fps
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ARK: Survival Evolved
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MED
Bench
95
fps
41
fps
33
fps
23
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Minecraft
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Bench
1179
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Red Dead Redemption 2
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Bench
64
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36
fps
20
fps
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
72
fps
63
fps
47
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Battlefield 5
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MED
Bench
109
fps
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fps
69
fps
63
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PES 2021
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Bench
157
fps
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fps
 
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
The Witcher 3
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MED
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104
fps
78
fps
65
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43
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DOOM Eternal
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107
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CS:GO
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338
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League of Legends
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499
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362
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DOTA 2
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181
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147
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127
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World of Tanks
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622
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160
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79
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Assassin's Creed Odyssey
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MED
Bench
70
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61
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51
fps
32
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PUBG
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61
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Borderlands 3
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29
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Total War: THREE KINGDOMS
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MED
Bench
116
fps
67
fps
40
fps
29
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Metro Exodus
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Bench
77
fps
32
fps
15
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rocket League
 
 
Bench
465
fps
181
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Need For Speed Heat
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Bench
80
fps
62
fps
53
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Warframe
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Bench
267
fps
121
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Team Fortress 2
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MAX
 
 
Bench
174
fps
163
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
PES 2020
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Bench
157
fps
93
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
 
Bench
211
fps
132
fps
81
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
96
fps
56
fps
50
fps
32
fps
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FIFA 20
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Bench
231
fps
167
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Far Cry New Dawn
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Bench
76
fps
62
fps
56
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Six Siege
202
fps
138
fps
125
fps
111
fps
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For Honor
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Bench
81
fps
78
fps
60
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Resident Evil 2
108
fps
90
fps
77
fps
65
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Halo: Reach
 
Bench
201
fps
183
fps
157
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Gears 5
LOW
MED
Bench
103
fps
64
fps
54
fps
41
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOOM
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MED
 
Bench
135
fps
100
fps
98
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rise of the Tomb Raider
121
fps
80
fps
39
fps
26
fps
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Darksiders Genesis
LOW
MED
Bench
152
fps
94
fps
79
fps
73
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
LOW
MED
 
Bench
395
fps
398
fps
60
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Wildlands
61
fps
56
fps
49
fps
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