Acer Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop has been now introduced in India. It was first unveiled at the Next@Acer Global Press Conference in New York. It features company’s latest AeroBlade 3D metal blade fans. These fans increase the airflow by 35% and don’t take a lot of space. This gaming laptop is priced at $1,299 in the US which is approximately 88,300 INR. In India, Predator Helios 300 is priced at 1,29,999 INR and is exclusively available for purchase on Flipkart. However, the Core i7 variant of Acer Predator Helios 300 is priced at 1,49,999 INR. Furthermore, there is an exchange offer listed for both the variants of up to 15,000 INR. An extra 5% off only for Axis Bank Buzz Credit Card users.
The CMO and Consumer Business Head of Acer India, Chandrahas Panigrahi, said in a statement while commenting on the launch, “We are thrilled to bring in the new generation of Predator series to India. Predator Helios 300 combines innovative design and unbeatable features that are sure to delight the gaming enthusiasts. Predator will be a brand to beat in the Indian gaming market.”
Acer Predator Helios 300 Specifications
This laptop comes in two variants – Seventh Generation Intel Core i5 (7300HQ) and Intel COre i7 (7700HQ). It features storage capacities like Nvidia overclockable GTX 1050Ti GPU with 4GB GDDR5 and 8GB DDR4 RAM that can be upgraded up to 32GB, a 128GB SSD, along with a normal 1TB hard drive. It sports a 15.6-inch full HD form factor. The company has also fitted a compartment underneath the chassis. This is for making it easy for the users to upgrade the memory and also storage components.
Talking about the sound quality and audio outputs, this laptop has Dolby Audio Premium. This gaming laptop has connectivity ports like USB 3.1 Type-C port, a USB 3.0 port, two USB 2.0 ports, a Gigabit Ethernet port, an HDMI 2.0 port and also a two-in-one card reader. Helio 300 has wireless 802.11ac 2×2 MIMO technology. This technology gives the users up to 2 times faster wireless speeds compared to 1×1 solutions. Not only that, it also makes the laptop 5 times faster than the traditional 802.11n 1×1 solution.