Acer Predator Helios 300 15.6 (Silver)

MPN: NH.Q28AA.001  |  EAN: 0190781914334  |  Model: G3-571-77QK

Price Information

C$3,259.99

as at 7 Nov 18 | 1:45 AM CET

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Choosist's Ratings

Acer Predator Helios 300 15.6 (Silver) - NH.Q28AA.001 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Casual Gaming
Outstanding
College (Students)
Outstanding
Watching Movies
Outstanding
Basic Video Editing
Outstanding
Simple Music Editing
Outstanding
Pro Music Production
Outstanding
Bookkeeping
Outstanding
Front-end Development
Outstanding
Back-end Development
Very Good
Browsing
Outstanding
Documents
Outstanding
Email
Outstanding
Social Media
Outstanding
Short Journeys
Just Right
Use Around the Office
Just Right
Use in Public Places
Just Right
Carrying All the Time
Outstanding
Carrying Occasionally
Outstanding
Working in Low Light
Outstanding
Presentations
Outstanding
Gaming Look
Outstanding
13 to 14 Inches
Outstanding
Outstanding
Windows
Outstanding
Serious Multitasking
Outstanding

Great for photo editing

Achieve great photo editing results with the G3-571-77QK from Acer . It comes with a large NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 storage capacity for any pictures you keep on locally on the laptop. It also boasts a handy Memory Card Reader, making it incredibly easy to transfer pictures from your camera while on the move.

Gaming

Whether your scoring on this year's FIFA or dominating on Fortnite, a basic laptop won't cut the mustard.

The 2.3 GHz  4 cores processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 will ensure smooth gameplay and the advanced wifi ensure you'll be victorious in any adventure.

It's good for academic research

As a student or researcher, the G3-571-77QK provides a good balance of portability and performance. With b/g/n/ac WiFi support, you can easily roam between networks in libraries, offices and labs. This laptop gives you the tools you need to research and write outstanding papers.

All about the Films!

High quality video on your G3-571-77QK's Advanced resolution display

IPS screen technology makes video content richer and more viewable.

You won't have to struggle to pause or rewind in the dark with its backlit keyboard.

Connecting to a TV or monitor to watch content on a bigger screen will be simple as its HDMI port is the most common connection option available.

Videos for fun

Whether you’re vlogging on YouTube, or putting together high-quality family videos, the G3-571-77QK can meet your needs.

And when you’ve finished editing, the on-board Memory Card Reader makes it simple to transfer and share your video content with others

Music and Audio

Developing your own tunes and mixes is important to you, so we've recommended a laptop that has got an advanced audio system on-board with HD sound capabilities.

The presence of a 4 cores core process will help speed up music format conversions or codec-based compression.

Its all about the Beats

When you need crystal clear audio and plenty of grunt for processing and encoding, the G3-571-77QK can handle everything you throw at it. A selection of ports allow you to connect instruments and devices, while the 2.3 GHz takes care of the actual production work.

Book keeping

The 14 inches screen gives you enough screen-space to wade through columns and rows

Excel, Quicken etc, don't need much power so this option won't up the requirements on processor. 

Your Acer 's 32 GB RAM will ensure large sheets and accounts wont undermine performance

Can handle UI Dev & Design work

Whether you’re coding HTML5, CSS or Javascript-based frameworks like AJAX, Angular or JQUERY the G3-571-77QK is a very capable option. It's 4 cores core CPU and 32 GB of RAM helps you multi-task as you craft your vision on its high quality, 1920 x 1080 pixels screen.

Can handle a Full-Stack Coding Environment

You'll need a machine that can handle multiple VMs for your various Dev environments, which is why we've picked something for you that's got an Intel Core i7-7700HQ , (a processor with 4 cores) plus a healthy RAM size of 32 GB.

Also, its 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution provides adequate screen estate to view multiple window or more of your IDE while you work.

Regular Stuff / Everyday Tasks

Modern productivity apps like Office 365 and Google G Suite are relatively lightweight – but it never hurts to have some power under the hood. The G3-571-77QK packs a decent Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor and 32 GB RAM so this is machine that will last.

Surf comfortably as all components of your Acer will easily handle the web

Sending and receiving email is a relatively lightweight activity that the G3-571-77QK can comfortably handle. It also comes with of total storage so you never have to delete a message or attachment again.

Facebook, twitter etc require little processing power or screen specification so the G3-571-77QK will do just fine.

Battery life is fairly decent

Light and powerful, the 7 hours battery life of the G3-571-77QK allows it to be easily used all around the home for long periods without charging.

For anyone who works on the road, or outside the office, portability is everything. With a battery life of 7 hours, the G3-571-77QK can go the distance for you while working on the move.

The G3-571-77QK allows you to stay productive even when you need to pop out for a few hours thanks to its portability and 7 hours battery life.

If you’re always on the move around your office, you need a laptop that moves with you. The G3-571-77QK offers 7 hours of battery life so you can swap desks as much as you like between charges.

Suits your occasional mobility

As you'll be needing to move about now and then, it's 1.4 kg weight should suit your needs just fine.

Great to use on the go!

The G3-571-77QK is a great choice for when you need a good value, reliable laptop that won't be carried around too often. It’s not the smallest or lightest, however the 1.4 kg weight is enough to get the job done.

Working in the dark

This laptop can be used night or day thanks to the built in back-lit keyboard.

Presentations

When delivering presentations, you need to be sure you can connect to the meeting room projector or screen. The 1 offers several different display ports to make sure everyone can see your slideshow.

Package that suits a Gamer

Combining style and ergonomics, the G3-571-77QK is built for hardcore gaming on the move.

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Product Description

The Acer Predator gives you amazing style and power so that you can battle villain after villain without lag or buffering. The black and red frame is beautifully textured, making the surface feel comfortable and sleek under your hands. Invest in a laptop that is ready to play when you are, with the Acer Predator's exhaust vents and custom cooling engines ensuring that your laptop can stay prepared for the next game under the rigorous conditions that you put your laptop through while gaming, even for the most lengthy gaming sessions. With its 1920 x 1080 pixel graphics, you are sure to get a display as beautiful as the design of the laptop itself, with thrilling and vibrant graphics that are sure to throw you into the midst of the latest battle or adventure. Get ready to see your gaming worlds in a new way, with the Full HD screen giving you a wholly cinematic experience that earlier models cannot rival.

Technical Specifications

Acer Predator Helios 300 15.6 (Silver) - NH.Q28AA.001 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Design
Colour Black, Red
Form Factor Clamshell
Display
Display HD Type FHD
Display Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Display Size 14 inches
Display Technology Name IPS
Processor
Processor Architecture 64 Bit
Processor Cores 4 cores
Processor Family Intel Core i7
Processor Model Intel Core i7-7700HQ
Processor Speed 2.3 GHz
Processor Threads 4
Memory
RAM Size 32 GB
RAM Speed 2133 MHz
RAM Type ddr4_sdram
Storage
SSD Capacity 256 GB
Storage Total Capacity 256 GB
Storage Type SSD
Graphics
Graphics Card Model - Dedicated NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060
Graphics Card Type Dedicated
Audio
Sound System Bang & Olufsen
Networking
Network Bluetooth Type 4.0
Network NFC Yes
Network Wired Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Network Wireless Type b/g/n/ac
Ports & Interfaces
Docking Port 1
HDMI Port 1
Memory Card Reader 1
Microphone 1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C Ports 1
USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports 2
Camera
Camera 1
Keyboard
Keyboard Back-lit Yes
Keyboard Spill Resistant Yes
Software
Operating System Architecture 64 Bit
Operating System Name Microsoft Windows
Operating System Version Windows 10 Home
Battery
Battery Life 7 hours
Security
Cable Lock Slot Yes
Fingerprint Reader Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Dimesnsions - Depth 23.4 cm
Dimesnsions - Height 1.5 cm
Dimesnsions - Width 33.7 cm
Weight 1.43 kg
Certifications & Compliance
Energy Star Certified Yes