Acer has revealed that, in addition to new laptops, Helios, Triton and Nitro line of gaming laptops get updated too. New updates apply to Predator Helios 700, Predator Helios 300, Predator Triton 300 as well as Nitro 7.

These gaming laptops are now blessed with 10th-gen Intel Core processors and up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER or RTX 2070 SUPER GPUs. The display also gets an update too with 240 Hz or 144 Hz displays. Plus there’s Acer’s new PowerGem thermal technology on the Predator Helios 700.

  • Acer Predator Helios 700
    • Sliding HyperDrift keyboard with per-key RGB lighting and anti-ghosting, and
    • WASD keys features MagTek mechanical switches
    • Overclockable 10th-Gen Intel Core i9-10980HK or i7-10875H processor
    • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER or RTX 2070 SUPER GPUs
    • Predator PowerGem thermal management
    • 2933 MHz memory (max. 64 GB)
    • PCIe NVMe SSD in RAID 0
    • 17.3-inch 144 Hz FHD IPS display with NVIDIA G-SYNC
    • Thunderbolt 3 port x 2
    • Killer DoubleShot Pro (Wi-Fi 6 AX1650i + E3100G Ethernet)
    • Availability: October 2020
    • Price: from U$2,399.99
  • Acer Predator Helios 300:
    • 10th-Gen Intel Core H-series processors
    • Overclockable NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 GPU with Max-Q Design
    • 240 Hz 15.6-inch FHD IPS display with 3 ms overdrive
    • Up to 32 GB of 2933 MHz DDR4 memory
    • 2x PCIe NVMe SSDs in RAID 0
    • Up to 2 TB hard drive
    • DTS:X Ultra Audio, 360-degree surround sound
    • Availability: July 2020
    • Price: from US$1,199.99
  • Acer Predator Triton 300:
    • 10th-Gen Intel Core H-series processors
    • Up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 GPU with Max-Q Design
    • 240 Hz 15.6-inch FHD IPS display with 3 ms response time
    • Supports up to 3x M.2 SSDs (1x PCIe,2x combos)
    • Availability: September 2020
    • Price: from US$1,299.99
  • Acer Nitro 7:
    • Just 19.9 mm (0.78-inch) thin and 2.5 kg (5.51 lbs)
    • 10th-Gen Intel Core H-series processors
    • Up to GeForce RTX 2060 GPU
    • 3 slots for high-speed M.2 SSDs
    • Up to a terabyte in RAID 0
    • Up to 32 GB of DDR4 2933 memory
    • Killer Ethernet E2600 + Intel Wi-Fi 6
    • 144 Hz 15.6-inch non-glare FHD IPS display with 3 ms response time
    • Availability: October 2020
    • Price: from US$999.99
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So, there you have it. A news that prove our theory that there’s never a good time to upgrade computer. I mean, didn’t we just saw the “new” Predator Triton 300 last September? Anyways if you are looking to upgrade an aging gaming laptop – which could mean just a year old rig in today’s context, then you may want to take a look at these newly upgraded Acer gaming laptops.

Images: Acer.

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