Acer Helios Neo 16 (2024) brings powerful i9-14900HX CPU with up to RTX 4070!

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During CES 2024, Acer unveiled the latest iteration of its Predator gaming lineup including updates to the Predator Helios and Predator Helios Neo series. In this piece, we will explore the details of the recently launched Acer Predator Helios Neo 16 2024, including its price in Nepal, specifications, and more.

Acer Predator Helios Neo 16 (2024) Overview:


Acer has introduced significant updates to its mid-tier gaming laptop line, the Predator Helios Neo series. The updated Helios Neo 16 now comes with the most recent Intel Core (up to) i9-14900HX CPU, marking a significant upgrade from the previous model’s 13th Gen processor.

On the GPU side, there are options up to NVIDIA’s RTX 4070 with 8GB of GDDR6X VRAM. You can equip the Predator Helios Neo 16 with up to 32GB of DDR5-5600 RAM and 2TB of Gen 4 SSD.

The laptop uses a mix of 5th Gen AeroBlade 3D fans, liquid metal on its CPU, and vector heat pipes to keep cool and perform at its best consistently.

Design and Display

A notable change for 2024 includes a redesigned Predator logo, featuring a series of vertical lines that light up, adding a striking yet minimalist aesthetic to the laptops. The graphics on the laptop lid have been refined, offering a cleaner appearance while maintaining a touch of mystery with decipherable codes.

acer predator neo 16 design

The laptop comes equipped with a vibrant 16-inch IPS panel, offering up to 2,560 x 1,600 resolution, a rapid 240 Hz refresh rate, and a 3ms response time. Users can enjoy the benefits of NVIDIA G-SYNC and 100% coverage of the DCI-P3 gamut. The inclusion of NVIDIA Advanced Optimus further reduces latency, dynamically engaging the discreet GPU as needed.

Connectivity and Features

In terms of connectivity, the Helios Neo 16 offers a versatile selection, including two USB A, two USB Type-C ports, HDMI 2.1, and a microSD slot. Additionally, the laptops feature AI video calling tools and DTS:X Ultra Surround Sound speakers, enhancing both visual and auditory experiences.

Decoding the Acer Predator Helios Neo 2024

The laptops come with hidden codes on the lid, now accompanied by instructions on decoding. The top left reveals the “HELIOS NEO” designation, while the bottom right encourages users to “JOIN PREDATOR FORCE.” The lip of the laptop now proudly displays the “NEO” name alongside the screen size, either 16 inches.

Acer Predator Helios Neo 16 (2024) Specifications

  • Display: 16-inch IPS panel
  • Resolution: WQHD (2,560 x 1,600)
  • Refresh Rate: Up to 240Hz, 3ms response time
  • CPU: Up to Intel Core i9-14900HX
  • RAM: Up to 32 GB DDR5
  • Storage:  Up to 2 TB Gen 4 NVME SSD
  • Graphics: Up to RTX 4070 GPU
  • Audio: Dual speakers
  • I/O Ports: 2x USB Type-A ports, 2x USB Type-C ports, HDMI 2.1 output, and a microSD slot.

Acer Predator Helios Neo 16 (2024) Price in Nepal and Availability

The Acer Predator Helios Neo 16 is set to be available next month, starting at USD 1,499.99. As it arrives in Nepal, we expect the Acer Predator Helios Neo 16 price in Nepal to be NPR 2,27,000.

Laptop Price in the US (Starting) Price in Nepal (Expected)
Acer Predator Helios 16 USD 1,499 NPR 227,000
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