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    Question Why is my FPS lower using newer hardware?

    Acer Nitro 5 AN515-44-R99Q Specs CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 4600H with Radeon graphics GPU: Nvidia GTX 1650 I recently was given this laptop, and while I really do like it I have a question regarding its performance when compared to my desktop pc I built in 2014 (which is running an FX-6300 and GTX 660)...
  2. MrSchultz

    How to access the advanced BIOS on Acer Nitro 5 ?

    I've been going nuts with this. I'm trying to get access to the Nitro 5 advanced BIOS so I can change the VRAM taken by the iGPU. The iGPU takes 2GB of RAM from my laptop. I've learned my lesson, I will never buy another Acer piece of equipment ever again, but I still need that RAM back, and I...
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    Question Acer Nitro 5 massive stuttering on simple games.

    My Acer Nitro 5 (2018 model, not the newer ones) has massive stuttering on low effort games that ran fine originally. The main games it's really bad on are Don't Starve, and Minecraft. The games go from over 100 fps to 0-2 fps and then back up after a second or two. They seem to occur more...
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    [SOLVED] Acer Nitro 5 (i7 9gen; RTX2060) repasting for first time

    Hello All, I repasted my laptop's CPU/GPU as they were heating over 95C while gaming. Since it was my first time I managed to screw it up. Now looking for help... I opened the laptop and unplugged the battery and removed the cooling solution and cleaned everything there. On the GPU and CPU used...
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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 How to keep my laptop working fast and smooth?

    I have acer nitro 5 laptop specs: i7 8gen 8gb ram ddr4 2666 mhz gtx 1050ti 256 gb m.2 samsung its been 3 months old. i have installed about 15 softwares total and it still has around 100gb free in local disk c (windows drive) when i use some softwares like sketchup and vray together, it hangs...
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    Question What is LTDP and STDP in undervolting?

    I am trying to find a good under-volt for my CPU, the i5 8300h and I stumbled upon a comment that said "BEST CFG FOR 8300H - LTDP: 40.25W, STDP: 40:25W, Offset Voltage: -0.14V!!! This for Acer Nitro 5, provide ~3.3Hz and ~80 C under load" on youtube. What is LTDP and STDP and is it in throttle...
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    [SOLVED] Running two screens at different refresh rates - will it work?

    I have a Sapphire Radeon RX 5700 XT Pulse graphics card I'm running Windows 10 I have this monitor Acer Nitro XV272UP (27", QHD, 144hz refresh) I'm about to get this secondary monitor delivered soon: - Acer Nitro VG270U (27", QHD, 75hz refresh) Both monitors will be attached using DisplayPort...
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    Question Nitro sense wont install

    I would like to install nitro sense but for some reason it says that it doesnt support my computer. I own a Nitro 5 AN515-52. It says that my model number is AN 515-52-56XS. Is there any way to change the model number or something so I can use nitro sense?
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    [SOLVED] windows 10, 1903 feature update not available yet

    hey guys... I have an Acer nitro V laptop with i5-8300H and having 8gb ram along with a GTX 1060. My friends having low specs than mine got windows 10, 1903 may 2019 feature update way too early while I'm still stuck in the previous version. I got a dialog box saying that my device isn't...
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    Discussion Slow Bootup Time on Laptop

    I just a bought a new laptop, specifically an Acer Nitro 5. The specs are i5-8300h and 4 gb ram with GTX 1050 4GB and 1 tb hdd. It has a slow bootup, about 1 min - 2 mins. Is it because of lack of RAM? Or is it because I do not have an ssd? I tried making my GTX 1050 the main graphics in this...