Acer Nitro 5 15.6" Gaming Laptop - Black/Red (AMD Ryzen 5 2500U/1TB HDD/8GB RAM/AMD Radeon RX 560X)

Model Number: AN515-42-R5ED
Web Code: 13049600


Bring speed and power to your gaming experience with the Nitro 5 15.6" laptop by Acer. It boasts a smooth-running AMD Ryzen 5 processor with 8GB RAM and an amazingly large 1TB hard drive to store your games, files, photos, and more. The AMD Radeon RX 560X graphics card includes 4GB of dedicated video memory to fuel your games.
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    • 2.0GHz AMD Ryzen 5 2500U processor delivers the powerful performance you demand
    • 8GB DDR4 RAM smoothly runs your graphics-heavy PC games, as well as a variety of simultaneous computing and browsing activities
    • 1TB hard drive provides an unbelievable amount of storage for your game, music, movie, and graphic files
    • Dedicated AMD Radeon RX 560X graphics card with 4GB of dedicated video memory offers powerful graphics for your games
    • 15.6" Full HD display with 1920 x 1080 resolution delivers exceptional colour and clarity
    • 802.11a/b/g/n/ac offers a fast, reliable network connection
    • Integrated Bluetooth 4.2 lets you pair compatible devices for connectivity and control
    • 3220 mAH Lithium-ion battery delivers up to 5 hours of use on a full charge
    • Futuristic design with sleek lines and angles, along with a bright red backlit keyboard lend a modern profile to your gaming experience
    • Includes 1 USB 3.0 port; two 2.0 USB ports; 1USB Type-C port; 1 HDMI port; 1 RJ-45 Ethernet port; 1 optical audio output; 1 SD card reader for optimal connectivity to other devices and systems
    • Acer Coolboost and Nitrosense technologies provide higher fan speeds and advanced cooling ability, allowing you to manually control the cooling process an added boost is needed during heavy use
    • VR-ready to support virtual reality platforms
    • Integrated webcam for face-to-face interaction
    • Experience the epic audio of Acer TrueHarmony and Dolby Audio Premium, enhancing your gaming with clear, dynamic sound from fighting intense battles or elevating the soundtrack to your favourite movie
    • Preinstalled with Windows 10 Home, giving you sophisticated connectivity and privacy tools such as Domain Join, Group Policy Management, Bitlocker, Enterprise Mode Internet Explorer (EMIE), Assigned Access 8.1, Remote Desktop, Client Hyper-V, and Direct Access


    Screen Size
    15.6 in
    Native Screen Resolution
    1920 x 1080
    Touchscreen Display
    Convertible/Hybrid Display
    Other Display Features


    Processor Type
    AMD Ryzen 5 2500U
    Processor Cores
    Processor Speed
    2.0 GHz
    Processor Cache
    2 MB L2 cache

    Storage & Memory

    Hard Disk Drive Capacity
    1 TB
    Hard Drive Speed (Revolutions Per Minute)
    5400 rpm
    RAM Size
    8 GB
    Optical Drive


    Graphics Card
    AMD Radeon RX 560X
    Video Memory Configuration
    Dedicated Video Memory Size
    4 GB
    Wireless Display (WiDi) Capable
    VR Ready

    Inputs & Outputs

    Card Reader
    SD Card reader
    USB Ports
    2 x 2.0, 1 x 3.0, 1 x USB Type-C
    Display Ports
    1 x HDMI 2.0 port
    Other Input or Output Ports
    3.5 mm headphone/speaker jack
    Digital Audio Output
    Yes - Optical
    HDCP Compliant


    Ethernet Port
    Ethernet (RJ-45) port
    Integrated Wi-Fi
    Integrated Bluetooth
    BT 4.2


    Approximate Battery Life
    Up To 5 Hours
    Battery Type
    Battery - Number of Cells
    Battery - Capacity
    3220 mAh
    ENERGY STAR Qualified


    Pre-loaded Operating System
    Windows 10 Home
    Operating System Language

    Physical Features

    Keyboard Language
    Backlit Keyboard
    Black; Red
    Dimensions (cm)
    39 (W) x 2.67 (H) x 26.6 (D) cm
    Dimensions (in)
    15.35 (W) x 1.05 (H) x 10.47 (D) in
    Weight (lbs)
    5.95 lb
    • Power Cord
    • Manual

    • Very great laptop

      from Best Buy US on August 17, 2019

      Very good for playing a good amount of the games out there!

    • Love it

      from Best Buy US on August 16, 2019

      Really enjoy gaming laptop. Battery life isn't the greatest, but it runs smooth with no problems

    • Great

      from Best Buy US on August 16, 2019

      My boyfriend wanted something he can play with and use for school. This was great he loves it.

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