An RTX 3060-equipped version of the Acer Nitro 5 is set to release in Malaysia by the end of March, with a pre-order promotion being held on Shopee and Lazada until March 17 (today).
Aside from the RTX 3060, the new Acer Nitro 5 will come with an Intel Core i7-10750H processor, 8GB of DDR4 RAM, and a 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD. Its RAM can be upgraded to up to 32GB and it has an extra M.2 slot for storage upgrades.
The laptop features a 15.6-inch IPS FHD display with a 144Hz refresh rate for its screen, and has a keyboard with 4-zone RGB. It also comes with Wi-Fi 6, an Ethernet port that supports Killer Ethernet E2600, and Acer’s NitroSense app that allows users to monitor temperatures, fan speed adjustment, and more.
The Acer Nitro 5 will cost RM5,499, while the pre-order promotion sees it being offered for RM4,999 with three free years of McAfee LiveSafe.
Acer Malaysia is also having a #CreateYourDreamSpace Contest with three winners being entitled to a dream space makeover from Woody Lab. There are three categories, Productivity, Learning, and Gaming, which will end on April 20, May 20, and June 30 respectively.
Buying select products will provide customers with contest entries. Products that provide three entries will also reward buyers with RM100 of Touch ‘n Go or Boost e-voucher credit, while products that provide four entries will offer a choice between RM200 of Touch ‘n Go or Boost e-voucher credit or a Predator Hybrid Backpack. You can find out more about the select products and the winner announcement dates here.