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Acer Predator Helios 500 17.3" Gaming Laptop i9 Cpu 16GB Ram 128GB SSD

ACER PH517 NH.Q3NEA.003

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  • 17.3" FHD 144Hz G-Sync LCD Panel
  • Intel Core i9-8950HK
  • 16 GB DDR4 Memory
  • 128GB SSD + 2000 GB HDD
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 8 GB VRAM
  • 3 Year Warranty

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Acer Predator Helios 500 17.3" Gaming Laptop i9 Cpu 16GB Ram 128GB SSD

The Helios 500 is your ticket to battlefield brilliance! But, we’ll let you be the judge. Equipped with an impressive 17.3” Full HD screen with NVIDIA G-SYNC technology, 144Hz refresh rate and a powerful 8th Gen Intel Core processor with high-performance overclockable NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 graphics driven by NVIDIA Pascal architecture that is VR Ready!

PH517-51-990F

The Helios 500 is your ticket to battlefield brilliance! But, we’ll let you be the judge. Equipped with an impressive 17.3” Full HD screen with NVIDIA G-SYNC technology, 144Hz refresh rate and a powerful 8th Gen Intel Core processor with high-performance overclockable NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 graphics driven by NVIDIA Pascal architecture that is VR Ready! The Dual-Fan Cooling system features all-metal AeroBlade 3D Fans with 5 Copper Heat Pipes maximizing performance and keeping your rig extra cool under pressure. Stellar audio capabilities featuring Acer TrueHarmony plus Waves MAXXAudio technology delivers a gaming experience that’s second to none! The black chassis with geometric lines with teal accents adds to the drama.

Formidable Form
The Helios 500 is equipped with everything you need to take the fight to every battlefield. Framed in obsidian black, the colour accurate 17.3" Full HD IPS screen with NVIDIA G-SYNC technology and 144Hz refresh rate stares right back at you. A perfect view for those late-night gaming sessions.

Furious Overclockable Power
Unleash your gaming dominance with the ultimate gaming laptops—powered by overclockable GeForce GTX 1070 graphics. This powerful gaming rig features a breakthrough design and technologies that add a whole new dimension to your laptop gaming experience.

Processing with a Punch
You might be streaming, editing or what many of us would do with a machine like this - gaming. With the latest 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor you can focus on smooth gameplay while streaming and capturing your every move in real-time.

Smooth Gaming Action with NVIDIA G-SYNC
NVIDIA G-SYNC display gives you more of what you want in a gaming experience. Smooth, tear-free gameplay at a refresh rate of 144Hz for brilliant performance and responsiveness. Blur-free action, and a whole lot more.

2X Aeroblade 3D Fans
Two ultrathin, all-metal AeroBlade 3D Fans keep your GPU/CPU at a cool temp while staying whisper quiet. Five copper heat pipes, yes 5, distribute and rid excess heat, while four exhausts and two intakes quickly cycle in cool air and expel the heat. When the going gets hot, just activate CoolBoost to increase fan speed and keep critical areas continually cooled.

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RGB Backlit Keyboard
The four-zoned RGB keyboard gives you a plethora of colours to play with (to the tune of 16.8 million) as well as five dedicated hotkeys that you can adjust to your needs. With anti-ghosting technology, you have the ultimate control in executing complex commands in exciting battles or delivering deadly combos in fighting games.

Killer Doubleshot Pro
With Killer DoubleShot Pro technology, choose which applications partake of your precious bandwidth. Even more importantly, you can use your wired and wireless connections simultaneously. Boom. You just doubled your bandwidth.

Speakers and Subwoofer
Enhance and empower what you hear! Two speakers, a subwoofer and Acer TrueHarmony plus Waves MAXXAudio technology deliver an immersive sound effect during gameplay. With your headphones, the Helios 500 provides an authentic 3D audio experience. But headphones or not, you’ll like what you hear.

Make it Yours
PredatorSense is the ultimate tool to control and customize your gaming experience from one place. Take command over lighting, fan speed, overclocking, game profiles and more. What else could you ask for? 

Predator Helios 500

Specifications:

Model
 - PH517-51-990F 

Operating System
 - Windows 10 Home 64-bit

Processor
 - Intel Core i9-8950HK Processor (Hexa-core (6 Core), 12M Cache, 2.90 GHz up to 4.80 GHz with Turbo Boost)

Memory
 - 16GB DDR4 2666MHz (8GBx2 - 4 Slots - Max 64GB)

Storage
 - 128GB Solid State Drive (Boot) + 2TB 5400rpm Hard Drive (Storage)

Display
 - 17.3" Full HD (1920x1080) 144Hz Comfyview IPS LED-backlit Matte Display with NVIDIA G-SYNC

Graphics
 - NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070 8GB GDDR5 Dedicated Graphics
 - G-Sync, VR Support

Interfaces/Ports
2 x Thunderbolt 3 via USB Type-C
3 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
1 x HDMI
1 x DisplayPort
2 x Integrated Speaker
1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Headphone Output

Audio
 - Integrated Subwoofer
 - Integrated Microphone
 - 2 x Integrated Stereo Speakers

Keyboard
 - 4-zone RGB backlit keyboard with numeric pad 

Networking
 - Wireless 802.11ac
 - Killer Ethernet E2500 10/100/1000
 - Bluetooth 5.0

Battery
 - 4-cell Lithium Polymer (Li-Polymer) 4810 mAh Battery
 - 3.50 Hour Maximum Battery Run Time
 - Connectors- 3x USB 3.0 (Power Off Charging Function) 

Dimensions
 - Height 38.7 mm
 - Width 428 mm
 - Depth 298 mm
 - Weight (Approximate) 4 kg / 8.82 lbs

Box Contents
 - Predator Helios 500 PH517-51-798BN Notebook
 - Lithium Polymer Battery
 - AC Adapter

Warranty
 - 1 Year Warranty