Gamers in the market for a new gaming laptop may be interested in the new Acer Predator Helios 500 unveiled back in April 2018 and designed to provide a more powerful version of the already available Helios 300 gaming laptop, will soon be available to purchase. The Helios 500 notebook provides a larger 17.3 inch display and offers a path to more powerful graphics cards and processors.
Acer is offering a choice between 4K or 1080p 144Hz display (both with Nvidia G-Sync), and it can be configured with up to an Intel Core i9+ 8950HK processor, GTX 1070 GPU with 8GB of memory, and 64GB of RAM for the flagship gaming laptop. The the Helios 500 Laptop is also equipped with a wealth of RGB lighting and Acer’s “Dual AeroBlade 3D fans” to provide improved cooling when compared to previous models.
Acer is also making a special edition update to the older 15.6-inch Helios 300 model, offering a new 144Hz 1080p display, an updated 8th Generation Intel Core i7+ processor supported by Nvidia GTX 1060 graphics and a new white-and-gold colour scheme, pictured below.
Unfortunately, no information on pricing or worldwide availability has been released as yet by Acer, but as soon as information comes to light, we will keep you updated as always.
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