TAIPEI, TAIWAN (April 3, 2018) – Acer today unveiled the latest addition to its Nitro 5 gaming series – the 2018 Acer Nitro 5. Powered by up to the latest 8th Generation Intel Core i7 and Intel Core i7+ processors, the 2018 Acer Nitro 5 offers improved speed and multi-threading efficiency for better gaming performance.
2018 Acer Nitro 5 With 8th Gen Intel Core CPU
The Acer Nitro 5 ships with up to the latest 8th Generation Intel Core i7 and Intel Core i7+ processors offering an improved six-core design, Intel Optane memory, and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti graphics. Up to 512 GB of NVMe PCIe solid-state storage is available on the new Nitro 5, with up to 32 GB of DDR4 memory.
Styled for Domination
The 2018 Acer Nitro 5 features a laser textured chassis and a crimson red hinge that matches the futuristic design of the backlit keyboard. Its 15.6-inch Full HD IPS display produces brilliant imagery with crisp details, with a front-facing HD web camera that lets users strategize with their squads in online games. Users can also broadcast games live with Mixer, directly from the Game bar on Windows 10 simply by pressing the Windows key plus G.
With high-quality audio an essential component in immersive gaming, the 2018 Acer Nitro 5 comes with Dolby Audio Premium and Acer TrueHarmony technologies to make full use of the finely-tuned speakers.
The 2018 Acer Nitro 5 features Intel Wireless-AC 9560 2×2 802.11ac wireless, which offers Gigabit performance that enhances gaming, streaming, and conferencing experiences. A plethora of ports including the latest USB Type-C, HDMI 2.0, and Gigabit Ethernet ports are part of the package.
2018 Acer Nitro 5 Pricing and Availability
The 2018 Acer Nitro 5 will be available in North America in May 2018 with prices starting at US$749; and in EMEA in May with prices starting at €799.