Acer has added yet another monster of a gaming laptop into their portfolio – Predator Helios 700. This gaming laptop comes packed with the innovative HyperDrift keyboard that slides out and 4th generation Aeroblade 3D fans. These keeps the machines cool during intense gaming sessions.
Predator Helios 700 comes with 4 performance modes, Normal and Fast when it’s docked, Boosted and Extreme in undocked keyboard mode. More on the keyboard, it has what Acer calls MagForce keys with Linear Switch technology. This allows for greater precision control over in-game mechanics that feel similar to a gamepad’s analog stick. In addition, the HyperDrift keyboard also features per-key RGB lighting, anti-ghosting and MagForce WASD keys.
As mentioned above, the HyperDrift keyboard on the Predator Helios 700 slides out and provides up to 18.9% of increased airflow, enabling gamers to keep their gaming machine cool during those long gaming sessions. when it’s undocked, the mesh and Corning® Gorilla® glass reveals the customized thermals underneath at work.
Powered by the 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i9 processor with NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2080 GPU, the Predator Helios 700 has 8GB of dedicated GDDR6 VRAM as well as 32GB of DDR4 RAM that is upgradable to 64GB and 1TB PCIe NVMe SSD (2 x 512GB) in RAID 0 configuration. The laptop also comes with a HDD upgrade kit that allows for further upgrades.
To further help gamers achieve every bit of performance out of the Predator Helios 700, overclocking is made easy with the “Turbo” key and/or by sliding out the HyperDrift keyboard.
The Helios 700 also has a crisp and bright 17.3-inch 144Hz IPS display, capable of supporting G-sync. Connectivity wise, to ensure speed and reliability, it is equipped with Killer™ Wi-Fi 6 and Killer™ Ethernet E3000 to make sure Internet speeds are fast with low pings. Not only that, there’s also an accompanying mobile app called PredatorSense™ that allows gamers to overclock their laptop from their phones.
The Acer Predator Helios 700 is now available at Acer official online stores and all Acer authorized resellers nationwide for the price of RM17,999.