Introducing Acer’s Nitro V 16, a laptop designed for gaming that offers an immersive experience
On December 7, 2023, Acer unveiled the Nitro V 16 (ANV16-41) gaming laptop, ushering in a new era for casual players seeking a balanced device enriched with modern features. Powered by the cutting-edge AMD Ryzen 8040 Series processors, equipped with Ryzen AI technology, and complemented by NVIDIA GeForce RTX 40 Series Laptop GPUs featuring DLSS 3.5, the Nitro V 16 promises versatile performance, extended battery life, and AI-driven technologies, creating a seamless gaming experience.
James Lin, General Manager of Notebooks at Acer Inc., expressed excitement about the company’s continued partnership with AMD, saying, “With the latest Nitro laptop powered by the new AMD Ryzen 8040 Series processors, Acer and AMD continue to collaborate in bringing AI-backed gaming experiences.” With its rapid refresh rate display options, improved functionality, and numerous other enhancements, the Nitro V 16 is an exciting new gaming laptop that is AI-ready for gamers of all stripes.
Performance Unleashed with AMD Ryzen 8040 Series Processors
At the core of the Nitro V 16’s powerhouse performance lies the new AMD Ryzen 8040 Series processors, with the AMD Ryzen 7 8845HS Processors leading the charge. Leveraging the ‘Zen 4 core architecture design, these processors offer gamers reliable speeds for streaming and gaming while ensuring extended battery life through smart battery optimizations and third-generation power management features (PMF). The Windows 11 gaming laptop is further enhanced with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4060 Laptop GPUs and DLSS 3.5 technology, providing AI-enhanced visuals on ray-traced games and applications. Supported in over 500 popular games and applications, including high-profile titles like Cyberpunk 2077 and Alan Wake 2, the Nitro V 16 is poised to deliver a superior gaming experience.
To handle heavy gameplay and data transfers, the laptop comes equipped with up to 32 GB of DRR55600 RAM and up to 2 TB of PCIe Gen 4 SSD storage. The innovative dual fan cooling system ensures that the Nitro V 16 remains cool, even during intense gaming sessions, showcasing Acer’s commitment to an immersive and uninterrupted gaming experience.
Pricing and Availability
The Nitro V 16 (ANV16-41) is set to make its debut in North America in March 2024, starting at an enticing USD 999.99. The European market can anticipate its arrival in April 2024, with prices starting at EUR 1199. While exact specifications, prices, and availability may vary by region, Acer encourages interested parties to reach out to their nearest Acer office for detailed information.
Immersive Visuals and Unparalleled Features
The Nitro V 16 boasts a 16-inch WQXGA or WUXGA display with 165 Hz refresh rates and 3 ms response times, offering fluid visuals with minimal ghosting and screen tearing for a seamless gaming experience. The panel’s 16:10 wide aspect ratio provides gamers with a competitive edge, enhancing their ability to see and hear every detail. The inclusion of speakers with DTS X: Ultra ensures crystal-clear audio, further enriching the gaming environment.
The NitroSense utility app, accessible with one click of the dedicated NitroSense key, empowers players to monitor device performance and temperature effortlessly. With a wide selection of peripheral and connectivity connectors, including an HDMI port, two USB 3 ports (one of which supports offline charging), a full-function USB 4 Type C port, and Wi-Fi 6E compatibility, the laptop appeals to accessory gamers. As a bonus, users receive a one-month subscription to Xbox Game Pass, providing access to a diverse library of games for an enhanced gaming experience.