The Acer Nitro 5 is one of the best gaming laptops for the money. If you are looking for a muscular RTX 30 GPU system, we have an offer for you.
Right now you can get the Acer Nitro 5 for $ 1,349 at Walmart. That’s $ 450 less than its previous asking price of $ 1,799. This is the lowest price ever for this Acer platform and one of the best laptop deals we’ve seen during the week of CES 2022.
In fact, it’s a pretty good price for a laptop of this configuration.
The laptop in this Accord features a 17.3-inch (1920 x 1080) 144Hz display, an AMD Ryzen 7 5800H 3.2GHz 8-core GPU, 16GB of RAM, and a 1 TB SSD. For graphics, it is equipped with an Nvidia RTX 3060 GPU and 6 GB of graphics memory.
As we found in our Acer Nitro 5 review, this laptop delivers high performance and long battery life. We also like its comfortable keyboard and give it an overall rating of 4.5 stars out of 5.
Our review unit had a Ryzen 5 chip and GTX 1650 graphics that beat the gaming laptop average in Geekbench benchmarks. We expect the updated laptop hardware to surpass it in overall CPU and GPU performance.
Weighing in at 5.9 pounds and measuring 15.9 x 11 x 0.9 inches, the Acer Nitro 5 is on par with today’s best 17-inch laptops. It is lighter than the Razer Blade Pro 17 (6.1 pounds, 15.6 x 10.2 x 0.8 inches), the MSI GE76 Raider (6.4 pounds, 15.6 x 10.6 x 1, 1 inch) and Alienware m17 R4 (6.6 lb, 15.7 x 11.6 x 0.7 ~ 0.9 inch).
Put simply, the Acer Nitro 5 is a solid choice if you want a powerful, gaming-specific laptop that’s AAA gaming ready. Offers in this epic are only valid if stock allows, so we recommend that you jump on them while you can.