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 $684.99 (for a new one, see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:80
GPU Benchmark:83
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 1050HP Pavilion Laptop - 15t touch optional|Intel Core i5|1 TB SSHD|8 GBASUS TUF Gaming FX504GM-WH51Acer 15.6" Ci38130 8G 128SSD W10PAcer Swift 3, 15.6" Full HD, AMD Ryzen 5 2500U, 8GB DDR4, 256GB SSD,
CPU Benchmark80better82better88worse75better81
GPU Benchmark83worse54better88worse54worse65
Value for Money96better100worse91better98
Popularity100worse80worse80worse66worse99
Ratingbetter79
Shopineer score92worse81worse89worse79better93
Price$684.99$684.99worse$699.00better$684.02better$602.99
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10 Home 64Windows 10 Home 64-bitWindows 10 ProWindows 10 Home
BrandAcerHPASUSAcerAcer
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)betterIntel Core i5-8250U (1.6 GHz, up to 3.4 GHz, 6 MB cache, 4 coresbetterIntel Core i5-8300H 2.30 GHzworseIntel Core i3-8130U CPUbetterAMD Ryzen 5 2500U Quad-Core Processor (Up to 3.6GHz)
Cores444worse24
Base Frequency2.3 GHz
Boost Frequency3.9 GHz
Memory8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2666
HDD1 TB
HDD RPM
SSD256 GBworse128 GB256 GBworse128 GB256 GB
Optical Drive
Webcam720p HD
Battery76 WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion
Battery Life8.5 hours8 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti with 4 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAMworsebetterGeForce GTX 1060worseworse
Video Memory3 GB
Communication
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
Color
Weight5.51 lbs.better5.07 lbs.better4.63 lbs.better4.63 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: Isolation22819110174
Anno 180064483314
Anno 2205138924816
Anthem61413531
Apex Legends107534441
Ark Survival Evolved78302114
Ashes of the Singularity554035
Assassin's Creed Syndicate70614515
Assassin's Creed Unity71583623
Assassinīs Creed Odyssey59373220
Assassinīs Creed Origins55373427
Battlefield 11331075550
Battlefield 318814512446
Battlefield 417315412553
Battlefield V111594944
BioShock Infinite23618216469
Borderlands 214210310497
Call of Duty Black Ops 4104534543
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare106996357
Call of Duty WWII1471145946
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare1451107246
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2215204156103
Call of Duty: Black Ops 31291035544
Civilization VI98755041
Company of Heroes 259595629
Crysis - GPU Benchmark14849
Crysis 31381128234
Darksiders III129564539
Destiny 2100635748
Deus Ex Human Revolution334200126
Deus Ex Mankind Divided82613317
Diablo III210186189171
Dirt 4178935833
Dirt Rally 2.0135634829
Dirt Rally3401429758
Dirt Showdown92897273
Dishonored 265584035
Doom105885551
Dota 2 Reborn1201129589
Dragon Age: Inquisition128865134
ELEX97534231
F1 2017136806440
F1 2018130755936
FIFA 18219187164151
FIFA 19179153139125
Fallout 4116875140
Fallout 7654454141
Far Cry 4103995946
Far Cry 584474236
Far Cry New Dawn73444137
Far Cry Primal94575035
Farming Simulator 1720616812697
Farming Simulator 191481037047
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark633522
For Honor154666044
Fortnite1971215744
Forza Horizon 4106605640
GTA V1291206627
Ghost Recon Wildlands93443820
Hitman 201669673433
Hitman 257423736
Hitman: Absolution90877543
Just Cause 472463735
Kingdom Come: Deliverance84443727
Mafia 3553924
Mass Effect 3655967
Mass Effect Andromeda91523127
Metro 203314916413950
Metro Exodus60292017
Metro: Last Light1151108849
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor1791227051
Middle-earth: Shadow of War109564230
Mirror's Edge Catalyst138984741
Monster Hunter World82413326
Need for Speed Payback88625147
Overwatch24019711162
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds100524430
Prey126857363
Rainbow Six Siege221938867
Resident Evil 72361126544
Rise of the Tomb Raider114774435
Rocket League214153103
Shadow of the Tomb Raider88363228
SimCity921067247
Sims 41701329788
Star Wars Battlefront 2124625138
Star Wars Battlefront1701356758
StarCraft 229112312198
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm23514212280
Supreme Commander - FA Bench40
Team Fortress 2117111102100
The Crew 263514543
The Division 291463626
The Division119852733
The Elder Scrolls Online94917748
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim1361179369
The Evil Within 258343129
The Witcher 3121804424
Thief82697847
Titanfall 21431235952
Tomb Raider41927718683
Total War: Rome II25320917142
Trackmania Nations Forever32713756
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus94564942
Wolfenstein: The New Order59616254
World of Tanks enCore45711759
World of Tanks v8100737362
World of Warcraft30825012286
World of Warships16714010991
X-Plane 10.2599522721
X-Plane 11.11776055
XCOM 291493415