Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL vs System76 Oryx Pro

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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 Oryx Pro, which comes with a 17-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 Oryx Pro

  • 10th Gen Intel Core i7 CPU
  • Switchable Intel and NVIDIA Graphics
  • System76 Open Firmware with coreboot
  • 15" and 17" display options
  • Up to 64 GB of memory
Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL System76 Oryx Pro
Screen Size 15-inch 17-inch
Screen Resolution 1920x1080 (Full HD) 1920x1080 (Full HD)
Screen Info IPS display 15.6" or 17.3" FHD (1920x1080) 144 Hz refresh rate, Matte Finish
Storage 256GB SSD 2 x M.2 (SATA or PCIe NVMe), Up to 4 TB total
Operating System Windows 10 Home Pop!_OS Linux
Memory Installed 8 64
Notes

Operating System
Pop!_OS 20.04 LTS (64-bit) or Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (64-bit)

Firmware
System76 Open Firmware (coreboot, EDK2, System76 Firmware Apps)
System76 Open Source Embedded Controller Firmware

Input
Multitouch Touchpad, Multi-Color Backlit Chicklet US QWERTY Keyboard

Graphics Card Comparison

GPU Score

GeForce RTX 2080
(System76 Oryx Pro)
7304 points
GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Oryx Pro)
5487 points
GeForce RTX 2060
(System76 Oryx Pro)
2902 points
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Mobile
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
891 points

Video RAM

GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Oryx Pro)
8 GB
GeForce RTX 2080
(System76 Oryx Pro)
8 GB
GeForce RTX 2060
(System76 Oryx Pro)
6 GB
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Mobile
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
4 GB

Memory Bandwidth

GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Oryx Pro)
448 GB/s
GeForce RTX 2080
(System76 Oryx Pro)
448 GB/s
GeForce RTX 2060
(System76 Oryx Pro)
336 GB/s
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Mobile
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
112.1 GB/s

Pixel Rate

GeForce RTX 2080
(System76 Oryx Pro)
109.4 GP/s
GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Oryx Pro)
92.16 GP/s
GeForce RTX 2060
(System76 Oryx Pro)
80.64 GP/s
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Mobile
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
51.84 GP/s

Texel Rate

GeForce RTX 2080
(System76 Oryx Pro)
314.6 GT/s
GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Oryx Pro)
207.4 GT/s
GeForce RTX 2060
(System76 Oryx Pro)
201.6 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 i7-10875H
(System76 Oryx Pro)
36.8 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 i7-10875H
(System76 Oryx Pro)
81.6 GT/s
Core i5-7300HQ
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
14 GT/s

Threads

Core i7-10875H
(System76 Oryx Pro)
16 Threads
Core i5-7300HQ
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
4 Threads

Core Speed

Core i5-7300HQ
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
2.5 MHz
Core i7-10875H
(System76 Oryx Pro)
2.3 MHz

Turbo Speed

Core i7-10875H
(System76 Oryx Pro)
5.1 MHz
Core i5-7300HQ
(Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51-55WL)
3.5 MHz