Acer Predator Helios 300 Review

Latest pricing, specs and Acer Predator Helios 300 gaming laptop review. How many PC games will it run? Is it a good choice for a PC gamer? Should you buy this laptop?

This Acer laptop features a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 graphics card, an Intel Core i7-8750H CPU and 16 GB of RAM.

You get a 15.6 inch screen laptop, which for a gaming setup is midsize. The PC weight is 5.51 lb (2.5 kg).

As for price this is a comparatively cheap gaming laptop under $1000.

This gaming laptop can run Fortnite, Apex Legends, Minecraft, PUBG and GTA V - some of the the biggest PC games at a recommended level. PCGameBenchmark reviews are based on how many of the best PC games a PC can run. This laptop can run 959 of the top 1000 games - so we give it a 95% rating.

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Acer Predator Helios 300
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 85%

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Acer Predator Helios 300 Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-8750H

GPU

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060

RAM (Memory)

16 GB RAM

Screen Size

15.6 inches (39 centimeters)

Screen Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels (1080p FHD)

Weight

5.51 lb (2.5 kg)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

26.67 cm x 38.86 cm x 2.79 cm
10.5 in x 15.3 in x 1.1 in

Brand

Acer

Series

Acer Predator Series

Model Number

PH315-51-78NP

Acer Predator Helios 300 PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 850 of the top PC games. Use PCGameBenchmark's Rate My PC service to test your current set up and set how it compares.

Which games can it run?

Can It Run GTA 5?

This Acer gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for GTA 5 but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can It Run Apex Legends?

This Acer gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Apex Legends but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can It Run Fortnite?

This Acer gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Fortnite but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Acer Predator Helios 300 Features

  • 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H 6-Core Processor (Up to 4.1GHz) with Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Overclockable Graphics with 6 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM
  • 15.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080) widescreen LED-backlit IPS display (144Hz Refresh Rate, 300nit Brightness & 72% NTSC )
  • 16GB DDR4 2666MHz DRAM Memory & 256GB PCIe NVMe SSD | Extra empty accessible slot for 2.5 inch hard drive or SSD
  • Gigabit Wi-Fi |Backlit Keyboard | USB 3.1 (Type C) | Dual All-Metal AeroBlade 3D Fan Cooling | Metal Chassis
  • Up to 7-hours of battery life

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