Acer Predator Helios 500 PH517-51-79E8 Matte 17.3 1920x1080 Review

Latest pricing, specs and Acer Predator Helios 500 PH517-51-79E8 Matte 17.3 1920x1080 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 1070 graphics card, an Intel Core i7-8750H CPU and 16 GB of RAM.

You get a large screen laptop at 17.3 inches and this of course has an impact on weight, with this big screen model coming in at 8.82 lb (4 kg).

This gaming laptop can run Fortnite, Apex Legends, Minecraft, PUBG and GTA V - some of the the biggest PC games at a recommended level.

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Acer Predator Helios 500 PH517-51-79E8 Matte 17.3 1920x1080
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 87%

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Acer Predator Helios 500 PH517-51-79E8 Matte 17.3 1920x1080 Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-8750H

GPU

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070

RAM (Memory)

16 GB RAM

Screen Size

17.3 inches (43 centimeters)

Screen Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels (1080p FHD)

Weight

8.82 lb (4 kg)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

42.93 cm x 29.72 cm x 3.81 cm
16.9 in x 11.7 in x 1.5 in

Brand

Acer

Series

NA

Model Number

NH.Q3NAA.006
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Acer Predator Helios 500 PH517-51-79E8 Matte 17.3 1920x1080 PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 878 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 can run GTA 5. It beats the system requirement on CPU, GPU and RAM.

Can It Run Fortnite?

This Acer gaming laptop can run Fortnite. It beats the system requirement on CPU, GPU and RAM.

Can It Run Apex Legends?

This Acer gaming laptop can run Apex Legends. It beats the system requirement on CPU, GPU and RAM.

Acer Predator Helios 500 PH517-51-79E8 Matte 17.3 1920x1080 Features

  • KillerWireless-AC1550 802. 11ac 2x2MU-MIMO WLAN, Bluetooth5. 0, KillerE2500 gigabit LAN, wbcm

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