Acer Nitro V 16
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Acer is showing off the new Acer Nitro V 16 gaming laptop this week at CES 2024.

Targeting casual gamers and mobile workers, the Nitro V 16 comes equipped with up to an AMD Ryzen 7 8845HS processor. This can be paired with dedicated graphics up to an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 40 series laptop GPU.

Display options include a 16-inch WQXGA or WUXGA screen with a refresh rate of 165Hz and a response time of 3ms. The panel offers a wide 16:10 aspect ratio along with DTS X: Ultra powered speakers.

Acer promises the Nitro V 16 delivers versatile performance and long battery life. The new laptop also features a dual-fan cooling system to keep components cool, even when the computer is under load. Plus, the NitroSense utility app allows for even more control over performance and temperature.

To top it off, the Nitro V 16 comes with up to 32GB of DDR55600 and up to 2 TB of SSD storage.

AI-ready

Like other new computers launched this week, the new Acer Nitro V 16 embraces an AI-powered future. Equipped with AMD Ryzen 8040 Series processors with Ryzen AI technology built in, the laptop touts reliable speeds for gaming and streaming along with smarter battery optimizations and AI-enhanced visuals.

For enhanced streaming and video chatting, the laptop offers AI-supported Acer PurifiedView and Acer PurifiedVoice 2.0. The latter uses a three-microphone array and AI noise reduction to minimize distracting background sounds.

“Acer and AMD continue to collaborate in bringing AI-backed gaming experiences with the latest Nitro laptop powered by the new AMD Ryzen 8040 Series processors,” said James Lin, General Manager, Notebooks, Acer Inc. “Combined with fast refresh rate display options, enhanced features, and loads of improvements across the board, the Nitro V 16 brings an exciting new AI-ready gaming laptop to the table for all types of gamers.”

Acer Nitro V 16 core specs

  • Up to the new AMD Ryzen 7 8845HS Processors with ‘Zen 4’ core architecture design
  • Up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4060 Laptop GPUs and DLSS 3.5 technology
  • AI-enhanced visuals on ray-traced games and applications
  • Up to 32 GB of DDR55600 RAM
  • Up to 2 TB of PCIe Gen 4 SSD storage
  • Dual fan cooling system
  • 16-inch WQXGA or WUXGA display
  • 165 Hz refresh rates
  • 3 ms response time
  • NitroSense utility app with dedicated NitroSense key
  • USB 4 Type C, 2x USB 3 ports, HDMI port, microSD card reader
  • Wi-Fi 6E compatible

Pricing and Availability

The Acer Nitro V 16 is set to begin shipping in March 2024 and starts at just under $1,000. Head to acer.com for more details and updates.

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