Acer Nitro 5 AMD vs MSI Creator 17M -1

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 The Acer Nitro 5 AMD is a 15-inch laptop with a resolution of 1920x1080 (Full HD). We are comparing it to the MSI Creator 17M -1, which comes with a 17-inch screen at a resolution of 1920x1080 (Full HD). 

Acer Nitro 5 AMD

Acer Nitro 5 - 15.6" IPS FHD 1920 x 1080 Gaming Laptop AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.10GHz, AMD Radeon RX 560X 4GB, 8GB Ram, 256GB SSD,Wifi, HDMI, RGB backlit keyboard, Windows 10 Home (Renewed) (Ryzen 5 3550H)

  • 15.6" Full HD display: The 1920 x 1080 resolution boasts impressive color and clarity. IPS technology for wide viewing angles. Energy-efficient LED backlight.
  • Ryzen 5: Enjoy high application performance and smoother gaming experiences with AMD Ryzen 5 processors, with machine intelligence, multitasking capabilities and efficient architecture with up to 6 cores and 12 processing. AMD Radeon RX 560X graphics: Backed by 4GB GDDR5 dedicated video memory for a fast, advanced GPU to fuel your games.
  • 8GB system memory for advanced multitasking: Substantial high-bandwidth RAM to smoothly run your games and photo- and video-editing applications, as well as multiple programs and browser tabs all at once.
  • 256GB PCIe NVMe SSD (2 x M.2 slots, 1 PCIe M.2 slot available) : Save files fast and store more data. With massive amounts of storage and advanced communication power, PCI-e SSDs are great for major gaming applications, multiple servers, daily backups, and more.
  • MaxxAudio, Weighs 5.07 lbs. and measures 1" thin , Built-in HD webcam with two microphones , HDMI output expands your viewing options, Wireless/Wired connectivity (WiFi 5 - 802.11 ac), RGB backlit keyboard

$669.99

MSI Creator 17M -1

MSI Creator 17M 17.3" 120Hz FHD Creator Laptop Intel Core i7-9750H GTX1660Ti 16GB 512GB NVMe SSD Win10

  • 17. 3" FHD (1920x1080), 120Hz, 45% NTSC, IPS-Level 1920x1080 16: 9 NVIDIA GeForce GTX1660Ti 6G GDDR6
  • Core i7-9750h 2. 6 - 4. 5GHz Intel PTT
  • 512GB NVMe SSD 16GB (8G*2) DDR4 2666MHz 2 Sockets; Max Memory 64GB
  • Usb 3. 2 Gen2 Type C *1 USB 3. 2 Gen1 *3 LAN Intel 9560 Jefferson Peak (2x2 802. 11 AC) bt 5 720P HD Webcam.AC Power Adaptor:180 W
  • Ac adapter Win 10 Multi-language webcam 3 Cell (51Whr) Li-Polymer 720P HD Webcam keyboard precision touchpad USB White backlight with Anti-Ghost key+ silver lining

$1,999.77

Acer Nitro 5 AMD MSI Creator 17M -1
Screen Size 15-inch 17-inch
Screen Resolution 1920x1080 (Full HD) 1920x1080 (Full HD)
Screen Info 120Hz
Storage 256GB SSD 512GB NVMe SSD
Operating System Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Home
Memory Installed 8 16
Notes

Comes in 16GB Ram version too

Comes in different configurations

Graphics Card Comparison

GPU Score

GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
2677 points
Radeon RX 560X
(Acer Nitro 5 AMD)
642 points

Video RAM

GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
6 GB
Radeon RX 560X
(Acer Nitro 5 AMD)
4 GB

Memory Bandwidth

GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
288 GB/s
Radeon RX 560X
(Acer Nitro 5 AMD)
112 GB/s

Pixel Rate

GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
85 GP/s
Radeon RX 560X
(Acer Nitro 5 AMD)
20.4 GP/s

Texel Rate

GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
169.9 GT/s
Radeon RX 560X
(Acer Nitro 5 AMD)
81.6 GT/s

Processor Comparison

Gigatransfers Per Second

Total number of data transfers in one second (Threads x Clock Speed)
Core i7-9750H
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
31.2 GT/s
Ryzen 5 3550H
(Acer Nitro 5 AMD)
16.8 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 i7-9750H
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
54 GT/s
Ryzen 5 3550H
(Acer Nitro 5 AMD)
29.6 GT/s

Threads

Core i7-9750H
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
12 Threads
Ryzen 5 3550H
(Acer Nitro 5 AMD)
8 Threads

Core Speed

Core i7-9750H
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
2.6 MHz
Ryzen 5 3550H
(Acer Nitro 5 AMD)
2.1 MHz

Turbo Speed

Core i7-9750H
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
4.5 MHz
Ryzen 5 3550H
(Acer Nitro 5 AMD)
3.7 MHz