Acer launches revamped Predator Triton and Helios laptops alongside an updated Nitro 5
To pack the newly introduced Intel 11th Gen Intel Core CPUs and Nvidia Geforce RTX 30 series GPUs into its laptops, Acer has announced updates and refreshes to several gaming notebooks in its brochure, that include the Predator Triton 300 SE, Predator Helios 300 and Acer Nitro 5.
Acer’s updated gaming notebooks will feature enhanced cooling systems that include 5th Gen AeroBlade 3D fan and Vortex Flow Technology, compared to its previous generation of laptops.
The Predator Triton 300 SE and the Predator Helios 300 be updated with Intel 11th Gen Intel Core CPUs and Nvidia Geforce RTX 30 series GPUs. However, the Nitro 5 will only be updated with Intel 11th Gen CPUs and will continue running on lower-end Nvidia Geforce GTX 16 series GPUs
Here’s a detailed look on Acer’s updated line of laptops.
Predator Triton 300 SE
The updated Predator Triton 300 SE is focused on gaming on the go and portability, features up to the 11th Gen Intel Core i7 H35-series Special Edition processor that can clock up to 5 GHz and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop GPUs.
Since the laptop is meant to be portable it is just 0.7in thick and weighs 1.7kg irrespective of the fact that the components are packed in a metal chassis. The Triton 300 SE features a 14-inch FHD bezzleless display that boasts a refresh rate up to 144 Hz.
The Predator Triton 300 SE will be available in North America in March starting at USD 1,399.99, and in EMEA in February starting at EUR 1,499.
Predator Helios 300
The Helios 300’s new look is completely different from Acer’s forte of edgy chassis designs, putting this laptop more on the side. However, the laptop is purely meant for gaming.
The updated laptop will pack the latest NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Laptop GPU and up to 32 GB of DDR4. The laptop boasts a 240Hz IPS Display with a 3 ms response time.
The Predator Helios 300 will be available in North America in February starting at USD 1,249.99; in EMEA in February starting at EUR 1,499; and in China in February, starting at RMB 9,999.
Acer Nitro 5
The updated Acer Nitro 11th Gen Intel Core H35-series processors paired with NVIDIA GeForce GTX GPUs and up to 32 GB of DDR4 RAM. The laptop will also come with a pair of M.2 PCIe / SATA SSDs.
The laptop packs a 300 nit panel that boasts a refresh rate of 144Hz and a response time of 3ms. The Nitro 5 will offer two display variants of same specs but different sizes: 17 and 15 inches.
The 15-inch Acer Nitro 5 will be available in EMEA in March starting at EUR 999; and in China in June, starting at RMB 5,999. The 17-inch Acer Nitro 5 will be available in EMEA in March starting at EUR 999; and in China at a starting price of at RMB 6,499.