Acer Inc. announces the release of its new gaming notebooks, 17.3" AN517-52-A76Y5T, 15.6" AN515-55-A76Y6T and AN515-55-A76Y5T, all of which support 144Hz refresh rate, from its " NITRO 5 " gaming brand series. 76Y6T" and "AN515-55-A76Y5T ".
Three models with different sizes and graphics
Other than size, the 17.3-inch "AN517-52-A76Y5T" and 15.6-inch "AN515-55-A76Y5T" feature NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Ti graphics and 4GB of dedicated video memory.
The 15.6-inch "AN515-55-A76Y6T" has NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti graphics and 6GB of dedicated video memory.
Since there is little difference in basic performance, we will focus on the 17.3-inch "AN517-52-A76Y5T" in this report.
Advanced Cooling System
To maximize performance, Acer CoolBoost is installed.
Two fans cool the main unit and release heat through four exhaust vents.
When more power is needed, CoolBoost can be turned on to increase fan speed by 10% andCPU and graphics cooling by 9%.
Performance for a Wide Range of Uses
A 10th generation Intel Core i7 processor is deployed for the CPU, and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Ti (4GB) is installed for graphics.
In addition to simultaneous processing of multiple applications, such as gaming and live streaming, it can also smoothly handle high-load creative tasks such as video editing and music production.
Display with a maximum refresh rate of 144 Hz
The display features a full HD display with a refresh rate of up to 144Hz.
The wide viewing angle IPS panel makes it easy to see from any angle, and with NTSC coverage of 72% and brightness of 300 nits, the display reproduces colors with brightness and depth.
Equipped with dedicated NitroSense keys
The NitroSense dedicated key with "N" logo is provided for quick access to system settings.
In addition to monitoring CPU/GPU heat output, selecting fan speeds, sound presets, etc., it also allows users to disable the Windows key and customize the keyboard's four RGB backlight color zones.
Powerful Sound and Stable Networking
The Killer Ethernet E2600 provides optimal network control and stable connections.
Wi-Fi 6 is also supported, providing faster and more stable network connections than ever before, even when connected over Wi-Fi.
The DTS:X Ultra sound system for more realistic sound reproduction and Acer TrueHarmony for reduced sound distortion are included.
The sound in the game will be as powerful as if it were in real life, providing a dynamic and realistic experience.
Release date and price
The 17.3" AN517-52-A76Y5T, 15.6" AN515-55-A76Y6T and AN515-55-A76Y5T will be released on July 16, 2020 (Thursday ). They will be available at an open price.
While various manufacturers are releasing high-performance gaming notebooks, these three models, which combine performance and design, are ideal for those who are looking for a gaming notebook with one more step up in specifications.
For more detailed information, please visit the 17.3" AN517-52-A76Y5T product page, the 15.6" AN515-55-A76Y6T product page, and the AN515-55-A76Y5T product page.
|OS||Windows 10 Home 64-bit|
|Body Color||Obsidian Black|
|Processor|| Intel Core i7-10750H processor 2.60GHz (with Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 support up to 5.00GHz)
Processor Technology: Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Cache: Intel Smart Cache 12MB
|Chipset||Intel HM470 chipset|
|System Memory||Standard 16GB / Maximum 16GB, 2 x 8GB SO-DIMM, DDR4-2933MHz SDRAM, dual channel support, 2 slots (0 free)|
|Memory Notes||User expansion and replacement of memory is not possible due to product specifications.|
|Display|| AN517-52-A76Y5T: 17.3-inch
AN515-55-A76Y6T and AN515-55-A76Y5T: 15.6-inch
Full HD (1920x1080), 16:9 screen, LED backlight, non-glare panel, with IPS panel, 16.7 million colors
|Graphics|| AN517-52-A76Y5T and AN515-55-A76Y5T: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Ti, Video memory: 4GB dedicated video memory
AN515-55-A76Y6T: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti, video memory: 6GB of dedicated video memory
|Storage||512GB SSD (M.2 (Type 2280), PCIe, NVMe)|
|Memory Card Slot||Not provided|
|Optical Drive||Not provided|
|Sound Features|| DTS:X Ultra, Acer TrueHarmony
Speakers: 2 built-in stereo speakers
Built-in Microphone: 2 built-in microphones
|Wireless LAN||IEEE802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax draft compliant|
|Wired LAN||1000Base-T/100Base-TX/10Base-T compliant (Killer E2600) (Wake-on-LAN supported)|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth 5.0 compliant|
|External interface|| 1 Ethernet (RJ-45) port, 1 USB 3.1 port (Type-A, Gen 2, up to 10 Gbps, with power-off USB charging), 1 USB 3.1 port (Type-C, Gen 2, up to 10 Gbps), 2 USB 3.0 ports, headset/speaker jack x1, HDMI output port (HDCP compliant) x1, DC jack x1
Note: Mounting holes for Kensington lock
|Input Devices||Acer FineTip backlit keyboard (107 keys/Japanese), multi-gesture touchpad|
|Fingerprint Authentication||Not included|
|Security chip||TPM (TCG V2.0 compliant)|
|Office software||WPS Office standard UWP product version|
|Other software||Acer Care Center (system maintenance tool), Acer Quick Access (device configuration tool), NitroSense (system management), Mozilla Firefox (browser), GoTrust ID (security), Killer Control Center (network control), Netflix (video streaming), PhotoDirector for acer (image editing), PowerDirector for acer (video editing), XSplit Gamecaster (recording and streaming), Norton Security Ultra (security, 30-day trial version)|
|Power supply|| AN517-52-A76Y5T, AN515-55-A76Y5T: 135W AC adapter
AN515-55-A76Y6T: 180W AC adapter
100V-240V, 50/60Hz, 57Wh lithium-ion (built-in)
|Energy consumption efficiency||12 categories, 27.7 kWh/year (A)|
|Dimensions (WxHxD)|| AN517-52-A76Y5T: approx. 403.5 x 24.9 x 280.0 mm
AN515-55-A76Y6T/AN515-55-A76Y5T: approx. 363.4 x 23.9 x 255.0 mm
|Weight|| AN517-52-A76Y5T: approx. 2.71 kg
AN515-55-A76Y6T and AN515-55-A76Y5T: approx. 2.23 kg
|Main accessories|| AN517-52-A76Y5T/AN515-55-A76Y5T: 135W AC adapter
AN515-55-A76Y6T: 180W AC adapter
AC cord (approx. 1m), HDD Upgrade Kit (complete set, *User-installed HDD expansion may not be covered under warranty), Setup Guide, Warranty, Repair Request Form, International Traveler's Warranty, Notebook Description (Addendum for notebooks/tablets), and Acer PC Onsite Support Guide
|Warranty||1-year send-back warranty, 1-year limited international traveler's warranty (ITW)|