Acer Aspire Nitro 5 AN515-41-F1XF
Reviews for the Acer Aspire Nitro 5 AN515-41-F1XF
Source: Laptop Mag
Finally, the cooling system seemed to have done its job pretty well even during our long and heavy stress test – neither the CPU or the GPU throttled while the latter was running surprisingly cool. We are not sure, however, if the Intel/NVIDIA version will do just as well with the same cooling design, which, by the way, proved to be quite bad in numerous other cases – Acer Predator Helios 300, Lenovo Legion Y520, etc.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/05/2017
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