As you know the Predator lines of laptops are high-end gaming laptops from Acer which are powerful and of course expensive. But the Acer Predator Helios 300 surprisingly comes in a budget. The Acer Predator Helios 300 is available with both i7 and i5, the difference being the inclusion of GTX 1060 in i7 whereas 1050Ti in the later.
Acer Predator Helios 300 comes with Full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution display. The display looks decent and but not good enough for content creators as the colors do not quite pop as required. Acer Predator Helios 300 price in Nepal is Rs. 1,45,000.
Talking about the performance, it has 7th Generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ Processor. The device is equipped with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 with 6 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM. It also comes with 256GB SSD and 16GB DDR4 RAM. It is rare to see such powerful graphics card on this price point which definitely is the key selling point. The things that make gamers happy is the performance and Acer Predator Helios 300 is a king in that category.
Around the same price point, there are a couple of competitors like Dell 7567 and Acer VX 15. But they are equipped with a less powerful GPU 1050Ti whereas the Helios 300 has a powerful GTX 1060 for a similar price tag.
The Predator Helios 300 also includes a USB 3.1 Type-C port, a USB 3.0 port (featuring power-off USB charging), two USB 2.0 ports, and an HDMI 2.0 connection. It connects wirelessly through fast 2×2 802.11ac technology and also includes a Gigabit Ethernet port for those preferring a hard-wired connection.
The cool extras, like the software overclocking and the special Dual AeroBlade fan, are only in the 17-inch version of the Helios 300. Dual AeroBlade 3D fans keep gameplay nice and cool, while PredatorSense software makes GPU overclocking and system control easy.
Acer Predator Helios 300 Key Specifications
- Display: 15.6″ Full HD (1920 x 1080) widescreen IPS display
- RAM:16GB DDR4 Memory
- CPU: 7th Generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ Processor (Up to 3.8GHz)
- GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 with 6 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM
- Hard drive: 256GB SSD
- Battery: 48 Whr battery
Acer Predator Helios 300 Price in Nepal: Rs.1,45,000
Acer Predator Helios 300 is a mid-range gaming laptop with a GTX 1060. It has everything that a pro gamer needs but there are a couple of things that might be deal breaking. It has a dull screen where colors do not pop as we would want. Being a Gaming Laptop, it has only 48 Whr battery which is pretty much a deal breaker.
Except these, it is a wonderful device to get your hands on. For the price, we get a solid specification, a pleasing design and outstanding performance which Nepali customers will really appreciate and enjoy.
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