Acer Nitro 5 Gaming Laptop, Intel Core i5-7300HQ, GeForce GTX 1050

Description

7th Generation Intel Core i5-7300HQ Processor (Up to 2.5 GHz), 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti with 4 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM, Windows 10, 8.5 hours battery life, 5.51 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $676.00 (for a new one, see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:78
GPU Benchmark:82
Popularity score:100

Verdict

  • Fast processor suitable for demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Very good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:92/ 100

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Video review

Here is a video review by Andrew Tran. Please note that he reviewed the GTX 1050 config. The GTX 1050 Ti config above has a better gaming performance.

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Product nameAcer Nitro 5 Gaming Laptop, Intel Core i5-7300HQ, GeForce GTX 10502019 Dell Inspiron 15 5000 Laptop Computer, 15.6" FHD Touchscreen,ASUS TUF Gaming FX504GM-WH51Newest ASUS VivoBook 15.6" FHD Home & Business Laptop, AMDAcer Aspire E 15 Laptop, 15.6" Full HD, 8th Gen Intel Core i5-8250U,
CPU Benchmark78better81better86worse69better81
GPU Benchmark82worse53better87worseworse74
Value for Money96worse92better99better100
Popularity100worse99worse80worse47100
Ratingbetter79
Shopineer score92worse91worse89worse58better95
Price$676.00$676.00worse$729.00worse$676.99better$599.99
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10 Home 64-bitWindows 10Windows 10
BrandAcerDellASUSASUSAcer
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIPSIPS-Level, Anti-GlareIPS
TouchscreenNo
Processor7th Generation Intel Core i5-7300HQ Processor (Up to 2.5 GHz)better8th Gen Intel Core i5-8250U Processor 1.6Ghz(4 CoresbetterIntel Core i5-8300H 2.30 GHzworseAMD A12-9720P 2.7 GHz Upto 3.6GHz Quad-Core Processorbetter8th Generation Intel Core i5-8250U Processor (Up to 3.4GHz)
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.3 GHz
Boost Frequency3.9 GHz
Memory8 GBbetter16 GB8 GBbetter12 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2666
HDD1 TB2 TB
HDD RPM
SSD256 GBbetter512 GB256 GBbetter1024 GB256 GB
Optical Drive
Webcam720p HD
Battery76 WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion
Battery Life8.5 hours15 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti with 4 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAMworsebetterGeForce GTX 1060worseAMD Radeon R7 SeriesworseGeForce MX150
Video Memory3 GB
Communication
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
Color
Weight5.51 lbs.better4.8 lbs.better5.07 lbs.better3.7 lbs.better5.27 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alien: Isolation22819110074
Anno 180063483116
Anno 2205138924816
Anthem61413431
Apex Legends107544542
Ark Survival Evolved79302014
Ashes of the Singularity543834
Assassin's Creed Syndicate70614515
Assassin's Creed Unity72583623
Assassinīs Creed Odyssey58373119
Assassinīs Creed Origins57373428
Battlefield 11341085451
Battlefield 318814412446
Battlefield 417215312453
Battlefield V106564642
BioShock Infinite23518016268
Borderlands 214210310497
Call of Duty Black Ops 4105524644
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare106996357
Call of Duty WWII1511155945
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare1451107246
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2215204156103
Call of Duty: Black Ops 31291035544
Civilization VI98775041
Company of Heroes 259595629
Counter-Strike: GO235203161156
Crysis - GPU Benchmark14849
Crysis 31381128233
Darksiders III128564438
Destiny 299635746
Deus Ex Human Revolution332200126
Deus Ex Mankind Divided81613317
Diablo III243197191158
Dirt 4180945834
Dirt Rally 2.0139645029
Dirt Rally3411429658
Dirt Showdown92897273
Dishonored 269604035
Doom103875553
Dota 2 Reborn1181109391
Dragon Age: Inquisition128865134
ELEX97534231
F1 2017136806340
F1 2018125735836
F1 2019141716037
FIFA 18218187164151
FIFA 19177147131125
Fallout 4116875140
Fallout 7654454141
Far Cry 4103995946
Far Cry 581464036
Far Cry New Dawn72434137
Far Cry Primal94575035
Farming Simulator 1720516812797
Farming Simulator 191461076950
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark633522
For Honor153645943
Fortnite1971245744
Forza Horizon 4104605540
GTA V1291196528
Ghost Recon Wildlands92443920
Hitman 201669673433
Hitman 257433936
Hitman: Absolution90877543
Just Cause 471463735
Kingdom Come: Deliverance87443626
League of Legends168150141154
Mafia 3553924
Mass Effect 3655867
Mass Effect Andromeda91523127
Metro 203314316413950
Metro Exodus60282117
Metro: Last Light1151108849
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor1791226951
Middle-earth: Shadow of War107554130
Mirror's Edge Catalyst138984741
Monster Hunter World82393226
Need for Speed Payback88625147
Overwatch24019811063
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds100514931
Prey125877263
Rage 274353029
Rainbow Six Siege218938967
Resident Evil 72361146546
Rise of the Tomb Raider113774436
Rocket League210151101
Shadow of the Tomb Raider85373228
SimCity91857248
Sims 41701329586
Star Wars Battlefront 2124625138
Star Wars Battlefront1701356758
StarCraft 235116612995
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm23514212280
Supreme Commander - FA Bench40
Team Fortress 21141109796
The Crew 263514543
The Division 295463425
The Division120832732
The Elder Scrolls Online94917748
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim1131099468
The Evil Within 257343029
The Witcher 3122804324
Thief82697747
Titanfall 21431235952
Tomb Raider41827718584
Total War: Rome II25320916942
Total War: Three Kingdoms126462819
Trackmania Nations Forever31913554
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus94554842
Wolfenstein: The New Order58596254
World of Tanks enCore32813948
World of Tanks v8100737362
World of Warcraft30925012286
World of Warships16213810590
X-Plane 10.2599522721
X-Plane 11.11706150
XCOM 291493415