• CPU: Intel Core i7-7700HQ
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (6GB GDDR5)
  • Display: 17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 256GB SSD + 1000GB HDD
  • RAM: 16GB DDR4
  • Weight: 3.1 kg (6.8 lbs)

Acer Aspire V17 Nitro (VN7-793G) - Specs

CPU Performance #7
  • Intel Core i7-7820HQ 0.5%
  • Intel Xeon E3-1505M v6 2.7%
  • Intel Core i7-7700HQ
  • Intel Xeon E3-1535M v5 0.1%
  • Intel Core i7-6920HQ 1.1%
GPU Performance #10
  • NVIDIA Quadro P4000 (8GB GDDR5) 0.8%
  • 2x NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M (6GB GDDR5, SLI) 7.8%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (6GB GDDR5)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 (8GB GDDR5)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (3GB GDDR5) 0.8%
Display
17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
HDD/SSD
256GB SSD + 1TB HDD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 PCIe NVMe (M key)
RAM
16GB DDR4
OS
Windows 10 Home
Battery
4605 mAh, Li-ion, 4-cell
Body material
plastic and metal
Dimensions
422 x 298 x 25 mm (16.61" x 11.73" x 0.98")
Weight
3.1 kg (6.8 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-A 2.0
  • 2x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1), Thunderbolt 3
  • HDMI
  • Card reader SD
  • Ethernet LAN 10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
  • Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 4.1
  • Audio jack 3.5 mm jack
Features
  • Web camera 720p
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers Four built-in speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot
  • Tobii Eye tracking

DISPLAY: 17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS

Name 17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
Diagonal 17.3"
Pixel density 127.34 ppi
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 27 inches (69 cm)

 

 

Acer Aspire V17 Nitro (VN7-793G) in-depth review

After NVIDIA's release of the new Pascal-based GPUs, all the big OEMs on the market rushed to deliver their updated or just refreshed notebooks with the chips in question. However, Acer didn't come up with new Aspire Nitro notebooks but instead launched a more affordable version of the Predator 17 (G5-793) equipped with GeForce GTX 1060 with 6GB GDDR5 VRAM. That move bought the company some time to prepare its true upper mid-range to high-end solution with GTX 1060 - the Aspire V 15 and V 17[...]

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Pros

  • Good design and build quality
  • Nice touchpad and keyboard
  • Fairly portable for a high-performance 17-inch laptop
  • Outstanding display quality suitable for color-sensitive work
  • The panel doesn't use PWM for regulating screen brightness
  • Tobii Eye Tracking technology

Cons

  • The UHD variant is pricey
  • Short battery life
  • The cooling system raises some questions about longevity and reliability in the long run

CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-7700HQ

$4584.53+139%
price
8.28+1%
performance
Results are from the Cinebench 11 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
$4584.53+139%
price
738-0.8%
performance
Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (6GB GDDR5)

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