Acer Malaysia has announced a hardware refresh for its Nitro 5 gaming laptops alongside a simple contest for customers to join and win.

Acer Nitro 5 2020

For the Nitro 5, it is absolutely good news for gamers as it is about the hardware update to RTX 3060 GPU which you should know by now that desktop counterparts are nowhere to be found at standard pricing. Priced at RM5,499, the new SKU will be made available during the end of March but you can place a preorder right now at RM4,999 on Lazada and Shopee that ends tomorrow. Hurry up if you’ve already been eyeing this laptop for a long time as it saves you half a thousand ringgit while obtaining the latest gaming parts for a laptop. Here’s a simple rundown of its specs.

  • CPU: Intel Core i7-10750H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060
  • RAM: 8GB (Max 32GB Supported)
  • Storage: 512GB NVMe (Additional M.2 slot available)
  • Display: 15.6-inch IPS FHD 144Hz
  • Connectivity: Intel WiFi 6, Killer Ethernet E2600


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Acer Malaysia also announced a new campaign called #CreateYourDreamSpace that consists of a contest and a sales offer. By buying selected Acer devices, customers are able to redeem up to 4 entries to the contest and either an up to RM200 Touch ‘n Go e-wallet credit or a Predator Hybrid Backpack worth RM379. About the contest, submit a photo of your desired room or space of your own and stand a chance to win a real makeover sponsored by Woody Lab that is worth up to RM21,000 that includes Acer monitors, projectors, Woody Lab Smart Desk, monitor stand, and among other items.

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Here are the contest category and the associated dates.



Announcement Date


March 15 – April 20

April 28


March 15 – May 20

May 27


March 15 – June 30

July 7

For participating stores, selected Acer items alongside the terms and conditions for the contest, click here to find them all.


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