Taiwanese PC maker, Acer has launched its new gaming laptop in Predator Helios 300 in India today. The company has priced the gaming laptop at Rs. 129,999 and it will be available exclusively on Flipkart. It goes on sale from today.
Acer first unveiled the Predator Helios 300 at its global event in New York earlier this year. The Predator Helios 300 is the latest in the renowned line of gaming series laptops-Predator. Today’s launch expands the Predators series portfolio in India.
Acer Predator Helios 300 Specifications
The Predator Helios 300 laptop comes with a 15.6-inch Full HD display with a matte black chassis.
The laptop is powered by a seventh generation Intel Core i7 (7700HQ) or Core i5 processor. It is coupled with NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 1060 or 1050Ti GPU.
The Helios 300 packs 16GB of DDR4 RAM which upgradeable to 32GB. It comes with 256 solid state drive with 1TB Hard Disk Drive.
On the connectivity front, Predator Helios 300 includes all standard ports like USB 3.1 Type-C, USB 3.0 (with power-off USB charging), two USB 2.0 and HDMI 2.0 connection. It further comes with Gigabit Ethernet port and connects wirelessly through fast 2×2 802.11ac Wi-Fi is also included.
The laptop comes with Dolby Atmos support which offers crisp and immersive audio experience. The Helios 300 also features an AeroBlade 3D Fan with ultra-thin metal blades at just 0.1 mm. It helps the gaming laptop keep running at optimal temperature.
The Predator Helios 300 comes preloaded with PredatorSense software that provides real-time system information and overclocking features. So that gamers can monitor and control the system vitals from one interface.
Pricing and Availability
The Helios 300 comes in two variants. The one with Core i5 is priced at Rs. 1,29,999. The Core i7 variant is priced at Rs. 1,49,99. It will be exclusively available on Flipkart starting from August 17 itself.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Chandrahas Panigrahi, CMO, and Consumer Business Head Acer India said,
“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.”