Acer Nitro 5

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  1. Francis_siopaoramen

    Question my GTX 1650 (mobile version) is not performing as it should, any fixes?

    I usually get around 120-140 stable frame rates when I play League of Legends, a relatively low demanding game but for some reason these days, I only get half that amount and it even dips below 50 fps which I know is not normal. I thought maybe its because my ram sticks' speeds do not match but...
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    Question Laptop Chargers for Acer Nitro 5

    Hello, I have an Acer Nitro 5 AN515-53 charger that doesn't work anymore. Here's what it says on the charger: Input: 100-240V~1.9A 50-60Hz Output: 19V--7.1A I Have a new Acer 515-55 That has a charger with the following specs: 135.0W Input 100-240V ~ 1.9A 50-60Hz Output 19.5V -- 6.92A I was...
  3. SiddiqNx

    Question Laptop and Screen hinge broken

    Hi there I have a broken Laptop hinge – the hinge that is connected to the back cover. And I'm planning to buy a hinge to replace the broken one. No problem here. However, another part that's broken is the Screen hinge. My question here is: Can this be fixed or I can't do anything but buy a...
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    Question Power light blinks 5 times on Acer Nitro 5 ?

    So recently, my Acer Nitro 5(Model N17C1) won't turn on. Even when the charger is already plugged in, the indicator lights are off. But when I clicked the power button, the light(with lamp symbol) flashes blue light 5 times. Tried changing both the adapter and the battery but still the same...
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    Question Graphics card not running at high clocks

    Hii, I have a acer nitro 5 an515-52 2018 laptop, specs: core i7 - 8750h , 12gb ddr4 2400mhz, gtx 1050, Windows 10 21H1 My gpu core boost clock was at 1759Mhz(most common) and undervolted my cpu using throttlestop and undervolted my gpu using msi afterburner my gpu reached 1759 Mhz while...
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    [SOLVED] Cooling pad tilts laptop with HDD

    So I bought a cooling pad(Deepcool U PAL) for my Acer Nitro 5 that has HDD inside. The cooling pad is tilting the laptop a bit, adjustable from 20° to 45°. Is it safe to use the cooling pad I just bought with a 20° adjusted angle for my HDD? I'm just worried that my HDD will be broken if I use it.
  7. Kieran24

    Question No signal on external monitor

    I have an Acer Nitro 5 AN515-53. I was playing CS:GO when I had to go so just left the game open and closed the top of the laptop. When I came back my computer blue screened and I am pretty sure that it was the page fault in nonpaged area BSOD but I could be wrong. When it got done restarting I...
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    Question Driver_Power_State_Failure BSOD???

    Good day everyone! I am experiencing this DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE BSOD on my Acer Nitro 5 2018 for some unknown reason. This BSOD appears when I leave my laptop idle for about 10 mins or so. This occurs even if my system has programs open or if I leave it for a while with no running...
  9. bhaskar ramagiri

    Question Can someone provide me step by step procedure to revert my Acer AN515-52 BIOS from V1.28 to V1.25 ?

    Through Windows updates my laptop BIOS was updated from 1.25 to 1.28. The laptop's performance is too bad after the BIOS update. Can some one provide me step by step procedure to downgrade revert BIOS back to 1.25 ?
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    Question My GPU is not picking up complete load and CPU overloads (temp upto 98C), what should I do? :(

    I have a gaming laptop (Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51) with specs :- i5 7300HQ @2.5Ghz NVidia GTX 1050 with 2GB VRAM 8GB RAM DDR4 I have been using this laptop for 1.5 years and found no such problem before. It started 2 weeks back when I noticed sudden fps drops in Apex Legends(@720p😐) and also...
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    Question My acer nitro 5 battery last less than 2 hours in power saver mode.

    I bought an acer nitro 5 (Ryzen 5 4600H, gtx 1650) five months ago, it was perfect, and when I use power saver mode the battery shows 8 hours remaining, and it last about 6 to 7 hours browsing the web, I really like it, and it remains this performance 5 months, and I care so much about it, when...
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    [SOLVED] Are CPU temperature-spikes normal on my laptop ?

    Good day! I have an Acer Nitro 5 with a GTX 1050 and i5-8300h. I've been having a lot of problems with my cpu temps lately. Before undervolting my CPU, I have a temp of 95C that is almost stable at that range (90-95) when playing Rainbow Six Siege and other games. I do have a CPU Cooler too(the...
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    Question Why is my brand new Acer Nitro 5 underperforming?

    Hi, So not even a month ago I bought an Acer Nitro 5 with a RTX2060 6GB, Intel Core i5 9300H, 16GB RAM. I mainly play GTA5 and League of Legends and today I found that my FPS on GTA are extremely low for my specs. I’m talking I tried the lowest settings with a vanilla game and no graphics mods...
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    Question Low fps on brand new laptop

    Hi Forum, I've bought an Acer Nitro 5 2019 (i5 9300h, 16gb, rtx2060) and I noticed the performance was not on par with online benchmarks, not even close (80-120fps on cs go while others would get +250fps , tried a bunch of more demanding games too, same thing) During my investigation I...
  15. jerichodolendo

    [SOLVED] Laptop doesn't detect my headset mic

    I got a new laptop (Acer Nitro 5) and a headset (Arctis 3). Whenever I use programs that need mic, my laptop uses the default mic. The realtek only uses the mic my laptop has and not my headset. I've tried updating realtek drivers and didn't work. I've also allowed apps to access my microphone...
  16. Noothan98

    [SOLVED] How to limit cpu and gpu temp for gaming in my laptop?

    my laptop acer nitro 5 i7 8gen gtx 1050 ti 256gb m.2 8gb ram when i play assassins creed odyssey, gpu and cpu temps are reaching 93-94 celsius, even after having low graphic settings. i installed msi after burner and tried to set a temperature limit, but temp limit in afterburner has no access...
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    [SOLVED] Do I Need A Good Power Supply For My Graphics Card?

    I bought an old prebuilt HP Compact 6300 SFF and I want to upgrade it. I want to put a graphics card in it but I'm not sure if my PSU will be able to power the graphics card. I have been planning to install a low profile Zotac GTX 1650 that doesn't need external power. I'm not sure what will...
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    Question I can't see my SSD from a USB booted Ubuntu

    So recently my computer's been acting up. Windows takes ages to load, programs take ages to load, anything windows related is just slow. And today it just refuses to boot at all. It keeps sending me back to the UEFI Shell. FYI I'm using an Acer Nitro 5 AN515-54-5156. I can't really do much in...
  19. keatonwastaken

    [SOLVED] Friend's laptop (Acer Nitro 5) has started having screen issues

    Hello everyone, i just had my friend contact me over a problem she had with her laptop, apparently her laptop's screen just basically breaks time to time like in the image i've provided, she said it happened once when it was just plugged in, and a few times randomly. It's causing her to lose...
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    [SOLVED] Laptop freezing for a few seconds every few minutes

    Hello everybody :), I have a problem with my laptop. It's an acer nitro 5, with an 8th gen i5 intel processor and a gtx 1050 video card. Since a couple of months, it's been behaving very strangely: as the title says, every now and then (maybe once every minute) the whole screen freezes for a...
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    Question Is Acer Nitro 5 i5 8 Generation worth to buy in 2019?

    I have a budget of 40,000INR and I wanted to buy a sturdy laptop which can last for 4 - 5 years and even more since I am not into gaming much. All I do is some MS office work, very little gaming(witcher, dark souls), video editing (entry level), Photoshop. I want to buy a gaming one so that the...
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    Question Acer Nitro 5 (AN515-54-560E) - Which SSD type does each M.2 slot support?

    Hello, My laptop has two M.2 slots (in the BIOS they are labeled as "HDD0" and "HDD1"), can you please tell me what type of SSD drives each slot support? So far, I have an NVMe drive successfully running on slot "HDD0", but the other day I was installing a SATA SSD drive on slot "HDD1", but...
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    Question How to look for compatible laptop ram?

    I am planning to buy an acer nitro 5 2019(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-54 53RN) but it only comes with 4gb or ram and I want to upgrade it to 16gb(2x8gb). What should I look for to determine if the ram is compatible with the laptop?
  24. Question Acer Nitro 515-52-70PL - BIOS doesn't see to boot from SSD 860 EVO 250GB, M.2 2280

    Hello, Last month I have purchased Acer Nitro 515-52-70PL and today I have decided to upgrade to the Samsung SSD 860 EVO 250GB, M.2 2280, MZ-N6E250BW and migrate the OS Windows 10 Pro from the HDD on the SSD. Problem is that after installation of the SSD, activating and formating it in Disk...
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    Question Acer Nitro 5 Upgrade Compatibility

    I have an Acer Nitro 5 AN515-52-56HJ. This is one of the lower tier models with i5-8300H, 15.6 IPS Full HD 144HZ, 4GB GTX 1050Ti, 1TB HDD, and 4GB of RAM (yep, i know). I'm looking to upgrade my RAM because 4GB of RAM on an entry level gaming laptop is an abomination. I searched the net and...
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    Question Less than 60 FPS in games

    Hi, I recently started to begin to drop massive frames on the games I have. I have no clue what caused this but I used to be able to run games with ease but now, I see low performance and sometimes less than 60 fps. An example would be fortnite, where I used to get 120 FPS with ease but now fail...
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    Suggestion on budget gaming laptop Acer Nitro 5 AN515-52

    I am planning to buy a budget gaming laptop which can run triple A games at 60+ fps with 1080p resolution. After some research, I found Acer Nitro 5 AN515-52 better for my budget (₹77,000 ~ $1100). There are laptops from ASUS, MSI, Dell and HP with similar specs but they are over my budget...
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    Question Acer nitro 5 keeps freezing

    Hello, two months ago i bought an Acer Nitro 5 from Amazon.So when i work,the laptop keep freezing,and to solve the probleme i should plug out the ac adapter from compter.And when i also using the battery,when it freezes,i should plug in the ac adapter.When i used the computer far from the AC...
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    Question For better thermals on a laptop, do I get a cooling or better thermal paste?

    My laptop CPU get in high 80s when gaming for a while, due to the surface it’s on. My glass desk doesn’t allow it to get air very well, if I put it on it’s back and let it get more air from my room, my temps decrease by around 10°C. I will try and get both thermal paste and a cooling pad but for...
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    Question I think I adjusted intels turbo

    Hey all! I have an Acer Nitro 5 with the i5-8300h and the 1050ti. I was having heat issues (85c) so I downloaded intels extreme tuning utility and undervolted my laptop to -.140 and changed the wattage on both the long term and short to 20 watts instead of 45 watts. It looks like i effectively...