Acer Nitro 5 Specifications and Pricing: Can It Run Crysis Though?

Acer Nitro 5 is the newest laptop by Acer. It comes with the RTX 3060 graphics card and it can make the gaming experience even better.

Boudhaditya Sanyal
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Acer launched the new Nitro 5 in India on 11 March on 2021. The Nitro series of laptops have been famous among the budget gaming community who want a good value for their price and investment. The Acer Nitro 5 takes it a notch up and targets gamers as a whole with the new and improved hardware and performance.


Key Highlights:

  • The latest Nitro 5 offering comes with 10th Gen Intel Core processor
  • This is paired with an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 graphics card and upgradeable to 32 GB of DDR4 RAM for incredibly fast performance
  • The Latest Nitro 5 is available with a brilliant 15.6-inch FHD IPS display with 144Hz refresh and 3ms response
  • The all-new Nitro 5 models come with CoolBoost technology with dual fans for consistent full-throttle performance with an RGB-backlit keyboard.
  • The Nitro 5 gaming laptops offer a battery life of up to 10 hours and weigh just 2.3 Kg
  • Priced at Rs 89,999, Nitro 5 gives allows users to enjoy graphically intensive games at an affordable price point and will be available from Acer exclusive stores, Acer online store and Amazon.

Specifications of Acer Nitro 5


The Acer Nitro 5 has now gone beyond the budget gamer section. The Intel Core i5 10th gen processor is capable of delivering a good gaming performance. The CPU is also capable of handling tasks like video editing efficiently. Users can get a memory of up to 32 GB capable of providing a fast and snappy experience. The most important component of the laptop is the GPU and the Acer Nitro 5 comes with the latest Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060. The RTX 30 series graphic cards are the latest offerings from Nvidia. These cards are capable of providing exceptional gaming performance. The card can manage high resolution, high refresh rate gaming without compromising on the frame rates.

On the aesthetic side, the laptop comes with an RGB backlit keyboard with changeable colour schemes. The laptop is capable of handling the AAA titles. Any game out there, literally any game can be played on this laptop and if the game is well-optimized then this laptop can run it just fine. High refresh rate gaming is only possible with a screen that can handle graphics and refresh rates. The 15.6-inch Full HD IPS display comes with a 144Hz refresh rate and a 3ms response time for an ultra-smooth gaming experience. With the new Nitro, users can spice things up with the 4-zone RGB keyboard and take command of the inner workings of the laptop via the dedicated NitroSense Key. WASD and arrow keys are also highlighted for quick location while the key response is immediate with a 1.6mm travel distance.

Sound and Audio


With DTS: X Ultra, sounds are clear and can be delivered in a 3D spatial soundscape, allowing you to hear where your opponents are coming from with pinpoint precision. Nitro 5 adopt Killer Ethernet E2600 to prioritize gameplay and effortlessly stream Intel wireless Wi-Fi 6 with 2x2 MU-MIMO technology. The Ethernet controller automatically detects game, video, and chat streams to deliver prioritized bandwidth for a virtually lag-free user experience. It also plugs all peripherals into the full range of ports, including HDMI 2.0 and the newest USB 3.2 standard with Gen 2 support.

Visual Intensity of Acer Nitro 5

Acer’s latest Nitro 5 laptop allows users to enjoy their favourite games in exceptional detail with the brilliant 15.6-inch FHD IPS display. It boosted the screen-to-body ratio to 80% with narrow 7.02 mm bezels. With a 144Hz refresh rate and a 3ms response time, it delivers blur-free gaming.


Top of the Line Cooling

Nitro 5 features Acer CoolBoost technology that keeps the system temperature at an optimal level for consistent gaming performance. Users can monitor and manage the Nitro 5 with NitroSense, accessible with one touch of the NitroSense hotkey, covering temperatures, fan speeds, and more.

Pricing and Availability

Nitro 5 featuring NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 is available from Rs 89,999 on Acer Exclusive store, Acer E-store and Amazon starting 11th March 2021.

And to answer the questions that was asked initially. Yes, this laptop can run Crysis and then some.

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