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Acer Aspire V Nitro Black Edition Gaming Laptop Review

By: Trace Hagan | Gaming Laptops in Laptops | Posted: Nov 27, 2014 3:16 pm
TweakTown Rating: 94%Manufacturer: Acer

PCMark 8 - Home Test


Version and / or Patch Used: 2.0.228


PCMark 8 comes with various benchmarks to assess PC performance in key areas. As we are testing consumer systems, we utilize the Home Test, non-CL accelerated.




You can see in the chart above that the V Nitro falls behind the EON 17-S, but blows the Aspire S7 Ultrabook out of the water. It falls in line where we would expect given the other results. The two main contributing factors are a slower CPU and slower main system drive, as you will see shortly.





Version and / or Patch Used: 3.0 Technical Preview


CrystalDiskMark is a disk benchmark software that allows us to benchmark 4K and 4K queue depths with accuracy.




When I mentioned a slow system drive, I meant competitively to the EON 17-S. The V Nitro produces a respectable 505.7 MB/s sequential read speed, with 4K reads coming in at 20 MB/s.




Write speeds are similar to the read speeds. We see a decent sequential write speed of 469.2 MB/s. 4K write speed comes in at 70.9 MB/s.

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