Acer Nitro 5 (2022) with 12th Gen Intel Core i5 and Core i7 processor options and Nvidia GeForce RTX 30-series GPU launched in India on Thursday 31st March. The new Acer gaming laptop, model number AN515-18, was unveiled at CES 2022 in January. It comes with features like a 144Hz display, up to 16GB of RAM, and an RGB-backlit keyboard. The Nitro 5 (2022) also features a dual-fan cooling system and a four-port design for thermal management. It comes preloaded with a software solution to enable CPU and GPU overclocking.
Acer Nitro 5 (2022) price in India
Acer Nitro 5 (2022) price in India starts from Rs. 84,999. The basic variant is equipped with an Intel Core i5-12500H processor and 8 GB of RAM. The laptop too comes with top-end specs at Rs. 1,09,999, with an Intel Core i7-12700H processor option, coupled with 16GB of RAM.
In terms of availability, the Acer Nitro 5 (2022) is available through Acer Exclusive Stores, Amazon, Croma, and Vijay Sales. Both variants of the laptop are also listed on Acer India’s website.
Acer confirmed to Gadgets 360 that it’s also bringing a QHD version of the Nitro 5 (2022) with a 165Hz refresh rate, which will be available by the end of April.
The Acer Nitro 5 (2022) was presented at CES 2022 with a starting price of 1,549 euros (approx. Rs. 1,30,900).
Acer Nitro 5 (2022) specifications
The Acer Nitro 5 (2022) runs on Windows 11 Home. It features a 15.6-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) ComfyView LED-backlit TFT-IPS display with a 16:9 aspect ratio and a 144 Hz refresh rate. The display also has 170- degree viewing angle. Under the hood, the Acer laptop comes standard with the 12th Gen Intel Core i5-12500H or Intel Core i7-12700H processor, along with up to 12GB of dual-channel DDR4 RAM and 512GB of M.2 PCIe SSD storage equipped as up to 1TB 2.5 inch hard drive. There’s also Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 graphics with 4GB of DDR6 VRAM.
The Nitro 5 (2022) features a four-zone RGB keyboard that includes a dedicated NitroSense key. The keyboard also highlights WASD and arrow keys to make your game easier.
Acer has equipped the Nitro 5 (2022) with two 2W speakers powered by DTS:X Ultra. The laptop comes with Killer Ethernet E2600 for wired connectivity and Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650i for wireless internet access. In addition, there are ports such as HDMI 2.1 and Thunderbolt 4. The Nitro 5 (2022) also offers Bluetooth v5.1.
In addition to the array of connectivity options, the Nitro 5 (2022) features a multi-gesture touchpad that supports two-finger scroll and pinch gestures. The device also features a 720p HD webcam, which is available with a temporal noise reduction feature and dual microphones.
The Nitro 5 (2022) is equipped with a 57.5 Wh four-cell battery. The machine also measures 360.4 x 271.09 x 25.9/26.9 mm and weighs 2.5 kg.