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Background and Identification
The Acer Nitro 5 AN515-53-55G9 is part of the Nitro 5 AN515-53 Series gaming laptop line from 2018, and it shares the model number N17C1.
The Nitro 5 AN515-53-55G9 version makes use of an Intel i5-8300H quad-core CPU with a base processing speed of 2.30 GHz (Max Turbo Frequency: 4.00 GHz) . The graphics card is an NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB DDR5, and the laptop comes with a dedicated 8 GB DDR4 SDRAM memory stick. The display is a 15.6" 1920 x 1080 LCD ComfyView monitor with in-plane switching (IPS) technology. It comes standard with a 256GB SSD and an IEEE 802.11ac wireless card. It has 1 HDMI port, 2 USB 2.0 ports, a USB 3.0 port, a USB 3.1 Type C port, and an RJ-45 ethernet port. Its powered by a 3320 mAh 4 cell lithium-ion battery.
This laptop, targeted as a budget gaming machine that is stated to level up the competition of other laptops, can handle all the day to day task as needed. This machine is a Red Dot Design Award winner of 2018.
Processor Model: i5-8300H
Processor Type: Intel Core i5 (8th generation quad-core)
Speed: 2.3 GHz base, 4.0 GHz Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
Memory Type (RAM): 8 GB DDR4-SDRAM
Expandable to 32 GB
Memory Slots: 2
Storage: 256 GB SSD
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
Display: 15.6” IPS
1920 x 1080 max resolution at 16:9 aspect ratio
Front-Facing Camera: Yes
BlueTooth Enabled: Yes
WiFi Enabled: Yes; Wireless-AC
Ethernet Port: Yes
HDMI Outputs: 1
USB 2.0 Type A Ports: 2
USB 3.0 Type A Ports: 1
USB 3.1 Type C Ports: 1
SD card reader: 1
Optical/Blu-Ray Drive: No
Headphone Jack/AUX: Yes
Battery: 4-cell Lithium-ion, up to 5.5 hours of battery life