• CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 4600H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop)
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 1000GB HDD
  • RAM: 8GB DDR4, 3200 MHz
  • Weight: 2.40 kg (5.3 lbs)

Pros

  • Incredible price for what you get
  • Good keyboard with decent travel, clicky feedback, and an optional RGB backlight
  • Two M.2 slots with RAID 0 support
  • Wi-Fi 6 support
  • 144Hz display option

Cons

  • Lacks an SD card reader and Thunderbolt support
  • Covers only 51% of sRGB (BOE NV156FHM-N48)
  • Uses aggressive PWM for brightness adjustment (our Health-Guard profile fixes the issue) (BOE NV156FHM-N48)

Acer Nitro 5 (AN515-44) - Specs

CPU Performance #16
  • Intel Core i9-9880H 9.5%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS 10%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 4600H
  • Intel Core i9-8950HK 7.8%
  • Intel Core i7-10750H 6.4%
  • Intel Core i7-8850H 13.9%
GPU Performance #36
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q (3GB GDDR5) 1.4%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q (6GB GDDR5) 4.4%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop)
  • NVIDIA Quadro T2000 (4GB GDDR5) 3.1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q 4.2%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (4GB GDDR5) 4%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
panel 1
BOE NV156FHM-N48
Color accuracy 4.2 -> 3.9
HDD/SSD
1TB HDD, 5400 rpm
M.2 Slot
2x 2280 M.2 PCIe NVMe 3.0
RAM
8GB DDR4, 3200 MHz
OS
No OS
Battery
57.5Wh, 4-cell
Body material
Plastic / Polycarbonate
Dimensions
363.4 x 255 x 23.9 mm (14.31" x 10.04" x 0.94")
Weight
2.40 kg (5.3 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI
  • Ethernet LAN 10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ax
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack 3.5 Combo Jack
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers 2 Speakers
  • Optical drive

 

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DISPLAY: 15.6-inch, 1920 x 1080, IPS

Name BOE NV156FHM-N48
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Brightness 287 cd/m2
sRGB 51%%
PWM frequency 21000 Hz
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)
Contrast 1220:1
dE Color Checker 4.2 3.9
PWM Rating 5.1: (undesirable)
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CPU Performance: AMD Ryzen 5 4600H

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop)

Some games you can play on this laptop

Rise of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
120 fps
80 fps
41 fps
32 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Far Cry 5
quality
average
95 fps
60 fps
56 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
GTA V
quality
average
144+ fps
94 fps
50 fps
31 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Wildlands
quality
average
60 fps
55 fps
48 fps
32 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Six Siege
quality
average
144+ fps
138 fps
128 fps
121 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
140 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
96 fps
52 fps
48 fps
32 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
World of Tanks
quality
average
144+ fps
-
-
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
FIFA 19
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
140 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
League of Legends
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rocket League
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
quality
average
144+ fps
-
-
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Fortnite
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
-
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)

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