The Acer Predator Helios 300 and Nitro 5 has been refreshed for 2021, and they’ve just been announced for the Malaysian market. The announcement comes in conjunction with the Predator League 20/21, with the Helios 300 packed with Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 GPUs and the Acer Nitro 5 equipped with 11th gen Intel Core processors.
Predator Helios 300
The Predator Helios 300 is the first Predator gaming laptop available in Malaysia with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 graphics card. Combined with Intel Core i7-10870H, Predator Helios 300 enables all the performance gamers need to conquer their games. Featuring dual PCIe NVMe SSD, it comes with 512 GB PCIe NVMe SSD with additional one HDD slot and one M.2 slot. The 8GB DDR4 RAM equipped in the device is upgradeable up to 32GB.
With these heavy-duty internals, Predator Helios 300 has a 15.6-inch IPS FHD slim bezel display that supports 144Hz refresh rate enabling silky smooth visual, while DTS:X Ultra audio and 3D simulated surround sound allow for an even more immersive audio experience.
Predator Helios 300 comes with the iconic Turbo and PredatorSense keys for gamers to overclock the GPU with one-click, and gives gamers real-time control over their device. Enabling gamers to summon their strength in games, Predator Helios 300 also features dual AeroBlade 3D fans to maximize cooling efficiency. And the 4-zone RGB keyboard also comes with the concave-shaped see-through keycaps for WASD and arrow keys.
Acer Nitro 5
The Acer Malaysia’s first gaming laptop with 11th Gen Intel® Core™ series processors and revamped cooling system, Acer Nitro 5 has historically been about maximizing value per dollar. With the new modern gaming design, Acer Nitro 5 is equipped with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1650, 8GB 3200Mhz DDR4 RAM and 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD. Designed with gamers’ needs in mind, it offers them room to further improve RAM capacity up to 32GB with an additional M.2 slot for storage upgrade.
Acer Nitro 5 has a 15.6-inch IPS FHD display with 144Hz refresh rate to offer the smooth game play. For situations where less noise or more power would be ideal, the NitroSense app allows gamers a convenient means to check system temperatures, adjust fan speeds and more.
Pricing And Availability
The Predator Helios 300 comes in 2 variants with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060. The variant powered by Intel Core i7-10870H processor retails for RM5,999, while the Intel Core i5-10500H processor variant retails at RM5,299. As for the Acer Nitro 5, the variant with Intel Core i7-11370H processor retails at RM4,399 while the Nitro 5 with Intel Core i5-11300H processor retails at RM3,799.
These laptops are available immediately at all Acer official online stores and all Acer authorized resellers nationwide, Customers who purchase any of these devices before 30 June 2021 will be entitled to redeem free gifts, including up to RM100 worth of Touch ‘n Go eWallet or Boost credit here. Every submission will also stand a chance to win #CreateYourDreamSpace makeover by Woody Lab worth up to RM21,000 each for 3 categories which are Productivity, Learning and Gaming.
Acer Malaysia is giving away special gifts worth RM638 in total for customers who purchase these devices in Acer Official Store in Shopee during the Asia Pacific Predator League period. The gifts include 3 Years McAfee Live Safe license worth RM299 and Acer Supercare 2 worth RM339.