Acer Nitro 5 AN515-53-55G9
Average of 3 scores (from 4 reviews)
Reviews for the Acer Nitro 5 AN515-53-55G9
If you’re looking for decent gaming performance and not getting into 4K gaming any time soon, the Acer Nitro 5 is a solid choice that isn’t going to break the bank.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 09/28/2018
Rating: Total score: 88% price: 95% performance: 95% display: 90% mobility: 70% workmanship: 85%
Source: G Style Magazine
The Nitro 5 is a well balanced entry level gaming machine and for the money it’s really hard to beat. Coincidentally, the Nitro 5 is going on sale this week from 8/12 – 8/18 at $100 off so there’s even more of a reason to pick this machine up, especially at $699. There’s also an AMD RYZEN version of this machine as well if you’re in the RYZEN clan so you’ve got options. The Nitro 5 is a solid budget gaming machine and it’s exactly what it should be. Students can even get in on this price point. Who doesn’t want a really good machine to play some games when there’s down time. Take advantage of this great price and pick it up online HERE.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/13/2018
Source: Laptop Mag
The Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop provides solid midtier graphics performance on a budget and speedy overall performance, but the display doesn't pop.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/03/2018
Rating: Total score: 60%
Pure and simple, the Acer Nitro 5 is just a good deal with excellent mobile gaming performance for its wallet-friendly price.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/22/2018
Rating: Total score: 79% performance: 80% mobility: 60% workmanship: 70%
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Acer: The company was founded under the name of Multitech in Taiwan in 1976 and renamed to Acer or Acer Group in 1987. The product range includes, for example, laptops, tablets, smartphones, desktops, monitors and televisions. Gateway Inc. and Packard Bell also belong to the Group and sell their own laptops.
While Acer still had the third largest global market share in the notebook segment in 2008, it ranked 6th in 2016 with a market share of 6% after they had continuously lost market shares.
There are dozens of Acer laptop reviews per month, the ratings are average (as of 2016). Gateway, which has an own laptop line-up, has also belonged to the Acer Group since 2007.
75.67%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.
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