Acer Nitro 5 with 11th-gen Intel Core i5-11300H processor launched in India
Acer has been on a roll so far this year, with the company now announcing yet another variant of the Nitro 5 gaming laptop in India. The company is now offering the notebook with the latest 11th-gen Intel Core H-series processor. The newest model sits alongside the AMD Ryzen 5 5600H model, which was launched last week, and the 10th-gen Intel Core-i5 model, announced as the first laptop in India with the new NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 GPU last month.
Acer Nitro 5: Specifications
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The latest model is particularly targeted at casual gamers and esports enthusiasts. It is priced comparatively lower, at ₹69,990. Like the other two models, you get the same dated design with a plastic finish all around. The 15.6-inch IPS display comes with full-HD (1920 x 1080-pixels) resolution and a 144Hz refresh rate with a 3ms response time. The laptop is powered by the 11th-gen Intel Core i5-11300H, a quad-core processor with turbo clock speeds going up to 4.4GHz. The Nitro 5 gaming laptop will be offered in a single configuration with 8GB of DDR4 memory, expandable to 32GB, and a 512GB PCIe Gen3 SSD. The laptop also supports up to a 2TB HDD, but Acer doesn’t offer one with the laptop. There is also a secondary SSD slot available on the laptop for additional storage.
For connectivity, you get Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX 1650i, Bluetooth 5.1, while I/O ports include HDMI, RJ45 ethernet, a 3.5mm headphone and mic combo, two USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports, a USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C port with Thunderbolt 4, and a USB 3.2 Gen 2 port with power-off charging. The battery on the Nitro 5 is a 57.5WHr unit which is claimed to last up to 8.5 hours. Other features include Acer’s CoolBoost technology that uses dual fans on the inside and a quad exhaust port design to keep the Nitro 5 cool under heavy load and get consistent performance. You also get a four-zone RGB keyboard and a 720p webcam.
Pricing and Availability
The new Acer Nitro 5 with the new 11th-gen Intel Core i5 is priced at ₹69,990 (~$932). It will be available for purchase via Acer Exclusive stores, Acer online store, and Amazon India.