The Acer Predator Helios 300 (2020) launched in Nepal back in September 2020. However, back then, only a single variant (with RTX 2060) was available. But now, more SKUs of the laptop have made it to the Nepali market have expanded its selection. In this post, we will be taking a look at the specs, features, price in Nepal, and availability of Acer Predator Helios 300 (2020).
Acer Predator Helios 300 (2020) Overview
Design and Display
The body of the Acer Predator Helios 300 2020 is made up of both plastic and metal alloy. Acer has used Aluminum alloy on the display top and the keyboard base area. The frames and the bottom of the laptop are made up of ABS plastic. The blue highlights on an otherwise black body try to give that gaming vibe. Predator Helio 300 maintains an angular design on the edges and corners.
The variants that are available in Nepal comes features a 15.6-inch IPS display with an FHD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. It is listed with a brightness of 300 nits. The display supports a refresh rate of up to 144Hz and boasts an overdrive response rate of up to 3ms (Gtg response). Similarly, the panel covers 72% of the NTSC color gamut.
Performance and Memory
Under the hood, the new Acer Predator Helio 300 packs the Intel Core i7-10750H processor. This 10th-gen processor from Intel features six cores and double the number of threads. It can attain a clock speed of up to 5.0GHz. There is also a variant with Intel Core i5-10300H that you can get for lower price.
For graphics, there are options for up to graphics are handled by NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070. It comes with 8GB of GDDR6 VRAM. However, most of the variants that are available in Nepal come with GTX 1660 Ti. There is also a variant with RTX 2060. Based on NVIDIA’s Turing GPU architecture, these GPUs support real-time ray tracing, artificial intelligence, and programmable shading.
Keeping the setup cool is Acer’s 4th-gen Aeroblade 3D technology. This cooling system is shared between all of the latest Predator laptops. The fourth-gen cooling solution features fans with a serrated edge that allows more air to pass through. There are altogether 59 fan blades and each of them is just 0.1mm thick. When the laptops start heating, the Predator CoolBoost gets activated. It then increases the speed of the fans based on the heat generated.
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Rest of the specs
The laptop relies on a 4-cell Li-ion battery of 3720mAh capacity. To limit the network latency, Acer has included Killer’s E2600 Ethernet Controller, Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650i, and Control Center 2.0. The Killer E2600 can detect and accelerate the highest priority network traffic. The Killer Ax1650i offers up to 2.4Gbps of throughput (theoretical) using 160Mz channels.
Acer Predator Helios 300 (2020) Specifications:
- Design & Build: Aluminum alloy shell, plastic frame, and bottom
- Dimension: 14.31 x 10.04 x 0.9-inches; 5.07lb
- Display: 15.6-inches matte FHD IPS LCD (1920×1080) panel, 72% NTSC, 144 refresh rate; 16:9 aspect ratio; 3ms overdrive response time
- Keyboard: Full-size; Backlit (4-zone RGB)
- Processor: up to 10th-gen Intel Core i7-10750H (Up to 5.0GHz)
- RAM: up to 16 DDR4 RAM @2933MHz
- Graphics: up to 8GB GDDR6 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070
- Battery: 4-cell 3720mAh battery
- Max Power Supply Voltage: 180 Watts
- Storage: 1TB HDD + 256GB SSD
- Webcam: 720p HD webcam
- Connectivity: WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac , Bluetooth 4.0
Acer Predator Helios 300 2020 Price in Nepal and Availability
The starting price of Acer Predator Helios 300 (2020) in Nepal is NPR 190,000 for the Core i5 model. The price can go up to NPR 224,000 depending upon the specs you choose to go with. You can buy Acer Predator Helios 300 (2020) in Nepal at ITTI and other authorized stores.
|Acer Predator Helio 300 Model||Price in Nepal||Availability|
|FHD 144Hz, Core i7-10750H, GTX 1660 Ti, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD||NPR 190,000||ITTI|
|FHD 144Hz, Core i7-10750H, RTX 3060, 8GB RAM, 1TB SSD||NPR 224,000||ITTI|
- Check out our review of the Acer Predator Triton 500 (2020).