Acer introduces the latest two Predator Helios gaming laptops at the next press conference next @ Acer in New York, USA.
Both gaming laptops that use Windows 10 offer new technology and innovative designs that support the activities of gamers.
The Predator Helios 700 has a unique feature, the HyperDrift keyboard that can shift forward. This design increases airflow directly through the top of the laptop, allowing gamers to maximize the laptop’s great performance to its highest potential.
On this occasion, Acer also presented the latest design in the Predator Helios 300 which has a modern design and is powered by NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 with Max-Q Design, or the latest GeForce GTX GPU but still maintains friendly prices in the pocket.
This laptop is claimed to be very suitable for heavy computing tasks because the sophisticated hardware provides the performance needed to play games, stream, and edit videos as well as photos.
“Continuing to provide the best performance in its class, gamers can consider the product line of Predator Helios as a powerful and affordable gaming laptop,” said James Lin, General Manager, Notebooks, IT Product Business at Acer Inc.
Helios 700 specifications
The Predator Helios 700 is powered by the 9th Generation Intel Core i9 processor, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 or 2070 GPU, DDR4 memory up to 64GB, and Killer DoubleShot Pro with Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX 1650 and E3000 providing up to four times more network capacity in environment rather than previous generation wireless AC networks while an abundance of high-speed storage space will maintain a shorter load time.
The display of this gaming laptop screen is IPS 17 inches FHD 144Hz, with a 3 ms response time and NVIDIA G-SYNC technology. Five speakers and one subwoofer also make the game more immersive and attractive thanks to powerful and realistic audio.
Helios 300 specifications
While the Helios 300 specifications include the 9th Generation Intel Core i7 processor, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 GPU along with Max-Q Design, 2666MHz DDR4 memory up to 32GB and two PCIe NVMe SSDs on RAID 0 plus hard drives.
Acer features a 144Hz IPS refresh rate, measuring 15.6 inches or 17.3 inches. Full HD owned by Helios 300 is now thinner framed and includes a 3d overdrive response time for a smooth gaming experience without making sore eyes.
For cooling systems, both Helios 700 and 300 are equipped with two AeroBlade 3D fans.
Price and availability
The Predator Helios 700 would be selling at $2700 (about N972,000 naira in Nigeria) while the Predator Helios 300 will retail at $999 (about N360,000 naira), these gaming laptops should be available this month.