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Acer cleaned-up the design, upgraded the thermal module, keyboard and screen options, and updated the hardware specs with this 2020 Nitro5 lineup. On the other hand, the high CPU temperatures in games, corroborated with only limited performance in CPU-hea...
sturdily made and cleaner looking than past Nitros, fast and quiet keyboard witt NumPad and 4zone RGB, good quality 144 Hz IPS screen option, performs well across the board, runs quietly with daily use and games, easy to open up and upgrade
smudgy plastic build, with some red accents, no biometrics, cardreader or USBC video/charging, not the fastest i7 implementation, and high CPU temperatures in games on this version
All told, the Acer Nitro 5 is a pleasing package. It's an affordable gaming laptop that still manages to perform under pressure - delivering a great gaming experience to match the fast display. It's not without a few niggles that include minor light bleed...