Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL vs System76 Gazelle

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 The Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL is a 15-inch laptop with a resolution of 1920x1080 (Full HD). We will be comparing it to the System76 Gazelle, which comes with a 15-inch display at 1920x1080 (Full HD). 

Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL

Acer Nitro 5 Gaming Laptop, Intel Core i5-7300HQ, GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, 15.6" Full HD, 8GB DDR4, 256GB SSD, AN515-51-55WL

  • 7th Generation Intel Core i5-7300HQ Processor (Up to 2.5 GHz)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti with 4 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM
  • 15.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080) widescreen IPS display
  • 8GB DDR4 Memory & 256GB SSD
  • Up to 8.5-hours of battery life

$749.00

System76 Gazelle

 

Make it your own

  • 15" or 17" thin bezel FHD Matte Display
  • 10th Gen Intel Core i7 Processor
  • NVIDIA GTX 16-Series Graphics
  • Up to 64GB Dual Channel DDR4
  • Multicolor backlit keyboard with numpad
Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL System76 Gazelle
Screen Size 15-inch 15-inch
Screen Resolution 1920x1080 (Full HD) 1920x1080 (Full HD)
Screen Info IPS display Matte Finish, 120 Hz
Storage 256GB SSD 2 x M.2 (SATA or PCIe NVMe), 1 x 2.5" 7mm height drive, Up to 8 TB total
Operating System Windows 10 Home Pop!_OS Linux
Memory Installed 8 64
Notes

Input

Multitouch Touchpad, Multi-Color Backlit Chiclet US QWERTY Keyboard
Networking

Gigabit Ethernet, Intel® Wireless + Bluetooth 5
Video Ports

Dependent on Graphics:

GTX 1650 & 1650 Ti: 1 x HDMI (w/HDCP), 1 x Mini DisplayPort 1.4

GTX 1660 Ti: 1 x HDMI (w/HDCP), 1 x Mini DisplayPort 1.4, 1 x DisplayPort (1.4) over USB 3.2 Gen 2 (Type C)

Graphics Card Comparison

GPU Score

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile
(System76 Gazelle)
2403 points
GeForce GTX 1650
(System76 Gazelle)
1231 points
GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Mobile
(System76 Gazelle)
1045 points
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Mobile
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
891 points

Video RAM

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile
(System76 Gazelle)
6 GB
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Mobile
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
4 GB
GeForce GTX 1650
(System76 Gazelle)
4 GB
GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Mobile
(System76 Gazelle)
4 GB

Memory Bandwidth

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile
(System76 Gazelle)
288 GB/s
GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Mobile
(System76 Gazelle)
192 GB/s
GeForce GTX 1650
(System76 Gazelle)
157.4 GB/s
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Mobile
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
112.1 GB/s

Pixel Rate

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile
(System76 Gazelle)
76.32 GP/s
GeForce GTX 1650
(System76 Gazelle)
65.6 GP/s
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Mobile
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
51.84 GP/s
GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Mobile
(System76 Gazelle)
47.52 GP/s

Texel Rate

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile
(System76 Gazelle)
152.6 GT/s
GeForce GTX 1650
(System76 Gazelle)
114.8 GT/s
GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Mobile
(System76 Gazelle)
95.04 GT/s
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Mobile
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
77.76 GT/s

Processor Comparison

Gigatransfers Per Second

Total number of data transfers in one second (Threads x Clock Speed)
Core i7-10750H
(System76 Gazelle)
31.2 GT/s
Core i5-7300HQ
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
10 GT/s

Turbo Gigatransfers Per Second

Total number of data transfers in one second, if all cores are running at their turbo speed (Threads x Turbo Clock Speed)
Core i7-10750H
(System76 Gazelle)
60 GT/s
Core i5-7300HQ
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
14 GT/s

Threads

Core i7-10750H
(System76 Gazelle)
12 Threads
Core i5-7300HQ
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
4 Threads

Core Speed

Core i7-10750H
(System76 Gazelle)
2.6 MHz
Core i5-7300HQ
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
2.5 MHz

Turbo Speed

Core i7-10750H
(System76 Gazelle)
5 MHz
Core i5-7300HQ
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
3.5 MHz