Skip to main content

Fancy a cheap gaming laptop? Save $170 on this Acer Nitro 5 right now

Fancy a cheap gaming laptop? Save $170 on this Acer Nitro 5 right now
Fancy a cheap gaming laptop? Save $170 on this Acer Nitro 5 right now

If you're on the look out for a cheap gaming machine, you should definitely consider this smashing deal: an Acer Nitro 5 laptop for gaming that's down to $629.99 over at BestBuy. This is an impulse purchase-worthy price for a competent and capable machine, that will also offer portability. It's a fine addition to your setup if you're looking for a portable companion to your 'main' machine and is well serviced by an i5-8300H processor, an Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti graphics card, 8GB of RAM and a 256GB SSD. It will keep up with almost all modern games, though perhaps not at maximum settings, and give you an incredible enjoyable, and mobile, PC/laptop gaming experience.

If you've been considering a leap into PC gaming and want to dip your toe in first, then this represents one of the best options we've seen in a while.

Save $170 on the Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop at BestBuy
At such an attractive pricetag of $630, this Acer laptop packs a decent-sized SSD, a reasonable GPU, and enough RAM to handle most modern games.View Deal

Indeed, it might not penetrate our guide to the best gaming laptops, but it's a seriously value-busting offer that will provide an excellent first gaming PC/laptop machine and entry point into a wonderful world of gaming. However, if you lean more toward the bigger home PCs, then check out our best gaming PCs here. 

Some online stores give us a small cut if you buy something through one of our links. Read our affiliate policy for more info. 

I'm one of the UK Staff Writers for the Central Hardware Team, and I take care of a whole host of buying guides, gaming tech reviews, news and deals content that pops up across GamesRadar+. I'm also a qualified landscape and garden designer so do that in my spare time, and lean on it to write about games' landscapes and environments too.