Acer Launches New RTX 3060-Powered Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop, Prices Announced
Asus has launched its new Predator Helios 300 gaming laptop in India, running, either an Nvidia RTX 3060 or an RTX 3070. Both of the laptop’s variants come with a 240Hz refresh rate display with 3ms response time.
Alongside the choice between an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 or RTX 3070 graphics card, the laptop is also capable of up to 32GB of DDR4 RAM. The Helios 300 will be powered by Intel’s new 10th generation Core i7 CPUs.
“Our newest Helios 300 gaming laptops powered by the NVIDIA RTX 30 series graphics cards are all set to redefine gaming experience in the Indian market,” said Chief Business Officer of Acer India Sudhir Goel in a statement. “With our latest offering, we aim to elevate their gaming experience further and offer unbeatable features at this price for serious gamers who wants to take their gaming to the next level. The laptop offers the perfect blend of high-performance hardware, beautiful crisp fast refreshing screen, ergonomic design for long hours of gaming with outstanding audio. We are proud to bring this to our Indian gaming audience.”
Other features of the Acer Predator Helios 300 includes support for DTS:X Ultra sound, the company’s own proprietary 4th-generation AeroBlade 3D cooling technology. As for I/O ports, the Helios 300 includes HDMI 2.0, MiniDP, and USB 3.2 ports. Networking is handled by Killer’s E2600 Ethernet Controller, and Killer’s Wi-Fi 6 AX1650i chip.
Acer had also recently launched its more affordable Nitro 5 series of gaming laptops, with options for both Intel as well as AMD CPUs. The Intel variant comes with a GTX 1650 graphics card, whereas the AMD variant allows for a choice between either a GTX 1650, or an RTX 3060.