Among the many innovations presented today, Acer has enriched its Predator notebook portfolio with two new models and new peripherals, a gaming mouse and a CPE router with 5G technology
The Predator Triton 500 SE and Predator Helios 500 notebooks have been updated with the latest 11th generation Intel Core i9 processors, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 30 Series video cards, and numerous premium features such as 5th generation Acer AeroBlade 3D Fan Technology for better cooling, DTS: X Ultra audio encoding, a wired connection that goes through the fast Intel Killer E3100 Ethernet Controller or wireless managed by Intel Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650, plus PredatorSense software for device management.
Predator Triton 500 SE
Predator Triton 500 SE “Special Edition” (PT516-51s) is a notebook designed for gamers looking for a product that can easily handle any AAA title on the market and at the same time be able to work with ease. Inside we find an 11th generation Intel Core i9 processor, an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 graphics card and it is possible to install up to 64 GB of 3200 MHz DDR4 RAM memory.
The laptop is thin (only 19.9 mm thick) and has a battery that can last up to 12 hours thanks to NVIDIA Advanced Optimus technology that allows gamers to be able to carry it with them at all times in their backpack. Thanks to the elegant appearance this notebook is the perfect solution even for professionals as they can use it for both work and play in their free time; it is in fact possible to configure the device with a lot of storage space, up to 4 TB PCIe Gen4 at high speed, to always have all the necessary games, movies and programs at hand.
Thanks to Acer’s innovative technologies and 11th generation Intel Core H-series processors, you can push laptops beyond the limits of performance for incredible gaming experiences, ”said Kim Algstam, GM & Director, Enthusiast Laptop Innovation Team, Intel. With support for frequencies up to 5 GHz, thanks to the speed of PCIe Gen 4 for graphics and for faster access to storage, and new connectivity based on the latest Wi-Fi 6 and Thunderbolt 4 technologies, Acer has created an extraordinary platform for gamers
For gaming or watching a movie, gamers will appreciate the Predator Triton 500 SE’s beautiful 16-inch display, with a 16:10 aspect ratio and 87% screen-to-body ratio.. Present three panel options including 165Hz WQXGA LCD display; a 165 Hz WQXGA Mini LED with 1250 nits and 100% coverage of the sRGB color gamut; a 240Hz PolarBlack WQXGA IPS with a 3ms response time and 100% DCI-P3 color gamut coverage for an even smoother gaming experience. A suite of thermal management technologies, present in the metal shell, ensures the smooth operation of the laptop.
The Triton 500 SE utilizes Acer’s Vortex Flow design, featuring a triple fan cooling system, including a fifth generation AeroBlade 3D fan, five dedicated CPU and GPU heat pipes, as well as vents and exhaust that they continuously suck in cold air, expelling the hot one. Thanks to the Killer Intelligence Center, the Intel Killer E3100 Ethernet Controller and an Intel Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650 wireless chip can be safely managed, to offer gamers a perfect online experience with excellent connection and lower latency. With PredatorSense software, gamers can monitor their system, setting fan speeds (silent, extreme or turbo) or overclock the graphics card for better performance.
To top it off, the Predator Triton 500 SE notebook features a full set of second generation USB 3.2 ports, including two Thunderbolt 4 Type-C with DisplayPort support and an SD 7.0 card reader to provide the user with plenty of room for their peripherals. .
Predator Helios 500
Predator Helios 500 notebook (PH517-52) is equipped with an 11th generation Intel Core i9 processor with overcklock capability, an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 video card and can install up to 64GB of DDR4 3200MHz RAM, giving gamers enough power to confidently dominate any battlefield.
A pair of PCIe NVMe SSDs in RAID 0 and a SATA HDD provide the notebook with the storage it needs for future generations of games. There are several choices when it comes to the display of this new gaming notebook.
Depending on their preferences, users can equip the 17.3-inch Helios 500 with a 4K Mini LED 120 Hz display, powered by AUO AmLED technology that supports full-array local dimming, is comparable to VESA Display HDR 1000 and offers, therefore , a perfect color saturation. Alternatively, you can install AUO’s fast FHD 360 Hz display which guarantees a response time of 3 ms for the smoothest possible image.
The power of the Predator Helios 500 is managed by a suite of first-class thermal solutionso: Acer PowerGem, a technology made from a metal alloy polymer that sits on top of the CPU and serves to distribute the heat generated throughout the device. Acer Vortex Flow technology uses two fans, including a fifth generation AeroBlade 3D fan, to redirect fresh airflow to critical components and boost performance during demanding gaming sessions.
Users can use PredatorSense software to enable Predator Pulsar lighting and customize light bars via each key’s RGB backlight. In addition, Acer’s WASD Racing keys or MagForce keys, which feature mechanical MagTek switches, offer a joystick-like pressure experience, giving players precise control over their character’s movements.
To give gamers more control, the Helios 500 includes numerous ports for connections: one HDMI 2.1, one mini-DP 1.4, two USB Type-C Thunderbolt 4, three USB 3.2 Gen2 ports that support offline charging and an RJ45 port. Featuring an Intel Killer E3100 Ethernet Controller, an Intel Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650 and Killer Intelligence to ensure better connectivity and lower latency, while features like DTS: X Ultra audio and simulated 3D surround sound offer an even experience more engaging. In addition, the presence of Intel Killer DoubleShot Pro 5G is optional to combine the power of 5G with that of Intel Killer Ethernet and Wi-Fi products to obtain incredible speed and smooth gaming experiences regardless of the type of connection. Intel Killer DoubleShot Pro 5G can intelligently route data traffic to the fastest network connection available for seamless gameplay.
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