2017 Acer Aspire R 2-in-1 15.6” FHD IPS Touchscreen Review

Latest pricing, specs and 2017 Acer Aspire R 2-in-1 15.6” FHD IPS Touchscreen gaming laptop review. How many PC games will it run? Is it a good choice for a PC gamer? Should you buy this laptop?

This Acer laptop features a NVIDIA GeForce 940MX graphics card, an Intel Core i7-7500U CPU and 12 GB of RAM.

You get a 15.6 inch screen laptop, which for a gaming setup is midsize. The PC weight is 5.29 lb (2.4 kg).

Unfortunately, this laptop won't run games like Fortnite, Apex Legends, Minecraft, PUBG and GTA V. PCGameBenchmark reviews are based on how many of the best PC games a PC can run. This laptop can run 390 of the top 1000 games - so we give it a 39% rating.

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2017 Acer Aspire R 2-in-1 15.6” FHD IPS Touchscreen
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 16%

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2017 Acer Aspire R 2-in-1 15.6” FHD IPS Touchscreen Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-7500U

GPU

NVIDIA GeForce 940MX

RAM (Memory)

12 GB RAM

Screen Size

15.6 inches (39 centimeters)

Screen Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels (1080p FHD)

Weight

5.29 lb (2.4 kg)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

37.08 cm x 25.65 cm x 2.03 cm
14.6 in x 10.1 in x 0.8 in

Brand

Acer

Series

Aspire R 15

Model Number

Acer Aspire R5 2 in 1
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2017 Acer Aspire R 2-in-1 15.6” FHD IPS Touchscreen PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 167 of the top PC games. Use PCGameBenchmark's Rate My PC service to test your current set up and set how it compares.

Which games can it run?

Can It Run GTA 5?

This Acer gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for GTA 5 but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can It Run Fortnite?

This Acer gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Fortnite but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can It Run Apex Legends?

This Acer gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Apex Legends but it can play the game with lowered settings.

2017 Acer Aspire R 2-in-1 15.6” FHD IPS Touchscreen Features

  • 7th Gen Intel Dual-Core i7-7500U mobile processor, 2.7 GHz, 3 MB cache turbo boost to 3.5 GHz, NVIDIA GeForce 940MX Dedicated Graphics 2GB Video memorry
  • 12GB DDR4 memory , 2133mHz; 1TB 5400RPM Hard Drive, No DVD/CD drive; Backblit Keyboard
  • 15.6 " Full HD (1920 x 1080) 10-point multitouch screen; IPS technology. LED backlight 360° flip-and-fold design;
  • Wireless-AC;3X USB 3.0; 1 USB 2.0; HDMI; Bluetooth; Built-in media reader for SD; Built-in HD webcam with two microphones; Headphone/microphone combo jack.
  • Windows 10; Steel gray; 4-cell lithium-polymer battery, 9 hours battery life, Aluminum chassis

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