Acer 15.6" FHD Review

Latest pricing, specs and Acer 15.6" FHD 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 MX150 graphics card, an Intel Core i5-8250U CPU and 8 GB of RAM.

You get a 15.6 inch screen laptop, which for a gaming setup is midsize. The PC weight is 4.41 lb (2 kg).

As for price this is a comparatively cheap gaming laptop under $1000.

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 433 of the top 1000 games - so we give it a 43% rating.

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Acer 15.6" FHD
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 17%

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Acer 15.6" FHD Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-8250U

GPU

NVIDIA GeForce MX150

RAM (Memory)

8 GB RAM

Screen Size

15.6 inches (39 centimeters)

Weight

4.41 lb (2 kg)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

38.1 cm x 26.16 cm x 2.03 cm
15 in x 10.3 in x 0.8 in

Brand

Acer

Series

Aspire 5

Model Number

5 A515
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Acer 15.6" FHD PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 178 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.

Acer 15.6" FHD Features

  • 15.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080) ComfyView widescreen LED-backlit display, NVIDIA GeForce MX150 with 2 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM
  • 8th Gen Intel Core i5-8250U Processor 1.6GHz(4 Cores, 6M Cache, up to 3.40GHz)
  • 8GB DDR4-2400MHz., 256GB Solid State Drive, No Optical Drive
  • 802.11ac WiFi (Dual-Band 2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.0, HD Webcam (1280 x 720) supporting High Dynamic Range (HDR), 1 - USB 3.1 Type C Gen 1 port (up to 5 Gbps), 1 - USB 3.0 port (with power-off charging), 2 - USB 2.0 ports, 1 - HDMI Port with HDCP supp
  • Windows 10 Professional, 4-cell Li-Ion Battery (3220 mAh), Up to 7-hours Battery Life

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