Acer Malaysia has announced its refreshed Nitro 5 laptop with an up to AMD Ryzen 5900 HX processor and and up to an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080, as well as the Nitro QG241Y P monitor.
The Nitro 5 has a 15.6-inch screen with a 80% screen-to-body ratio and 7.02mm narrow bezels. The display features up to a 165Hz refresh rate on QHD and up to a 360Hz refresh rate on FHD, along with a 3 ms response time. Meanwhile, the laptop supports up to 32GB of 3200MHz DDR4 RAM and has two M.2 PCIe slots, in addition to Wi-Fi 6 and Killer Ethernet E2600 support. For cooling, the Nitro 5 has dual fans and four “strategically placed” exhaust vents, as well as Acer CoolBoost and NitroSense for monitoring and increasing fan speed.
There will be six variants of the Nitro 5, with the basic specs, prices, and pre-order phases as follows:
Acer Malaysia says that there will be different pre-order promotions “depending on the phase”, with the promotions including “up to nearly RM1,000 worth of merchandise and additional RM100 off from Acer Official Store in Shopee”. There will also be non-phase-specific free gifts like up to RM200 worth of Touch 'n Go eWallet or Boost credit that can be redeemed.
Acer Malaysia also says that “Every submission throughout the three phases will stand a chance to win #CreateYourDreamSpace makeover by Woody Lab worth up to RM21,000 each for 3 categories which are Productivity, Learning and Gaming”. The laptop will be available for pre-order at the Acer Estore, Acer’s official Shopee store, and the Acer Certified Store - NBP (Lazada).
As for the Acer Nitro QG241Y P, the monitor sports a VESA mount and a 23.8-inch VA panel with up to a 165 refresh rate and a 1ms VRB response time. It also has AMD FreeSync Premium and HDR10 and black boost support, as well as ComfyView, BlueLightShield, and Low Dimming. Additionally, the monitor has a VESA mount.
The Acer Nitro QG241Y P is now available at Acer’s official online stores and selected authorized resellers. The usual retail price is RM749, but it’s being offered for RM699 until April 16 on Acer’s official Shopee and Lazada stores. Additionally, Acer is having a Zero to Nitro campaign that involves online activities that, when completed, allow participants to enter a lucky draw that includes the Nitro QG241Y P as the grand prize.