Hyderabad/Bangalore, May 18, 2023 – Acer, a leading global brand in gaming PCs, has announced the addition of two new variants to its Predator Helios lineup, further expanding its range of gaming laptops. The latest models, known as the Predator Helios Neo, come equipped with 13th Gen Intel Core i5 and i7 processors, as well as powerful NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4050 and 4060 series GPUs.
These processors leverage the cutting-edge NVIDIA Ada Lovelace architecture, delivering unparalleled speed and performance for gamers and creators, along with AI-driven graphics capabilities. With a hybrid architecture and up to 32GB DDR5-4800MHz RAM, these laptops offer exceptional performance that makes a noticeable difference, even in the most demanding games, ensuring lightning-fast load times and a seamless gaming experience.
Featuring IPS (In-Plane Switching) technology, the Predator Helios Neo series boasts a 16.0″ display that provides an immersive visual experience with WQXGA resolutions of 2560 x 1600 and 1920 x 1200, as well as high brightness levels of 500 and 400 nits, resulting in vibrant colors and intricate details. The WQXGA panel incorporates NVIDIA G-SYNC and 100% Advanced Optimus technology, enabling maximum graphics performance. Additionally, the Acer ComfyView LED-backlit TFT LCD technology ensures clear visibility even in well-lit environments, while the 165 Hz refresh rate guarantees smooth and fluid visuals, enhancing the overall gaming experience and making these laptops an ideal choice for gaming enthusiasts.
Both variants of the Predator Helios Neo series feature an advanced cooling system, including 5th Gen AeroBlade 3D fans, heat pipes, and liquid metal thermal grease, ensuring uninterrupted performance even during extended gaming sessions, without any heat-related issues. Users can easily switch between different operation modes using the upgraded PredatorSense 4.0 utility app and the redesigned RGB backlit keyboard. The laptops are equipped with both Ethernet and Intel Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650 for unhindered speeds, with the Intel Killer E2600 providing high-performance Ethernet connectivity and the Wi-Fi 6 AX1650 offering fast and reliable wireless connectivity. Furthermore, the laptops are equipped with two USB Type-C ports featuring Thunderbolt 4 support, enabling DisplayPort, G-SYNC, and PD charging functionalities, providing users with versatile and high-speed connectivity options.
Widespread recognition among the gaming community
Sudhir Goel, Chief Business Officer at Acer India, expressed his excitement about the expansion of the Predator Helios series, stating, “The Predator Helios series has earned widespread recognition among the gaming community as the top choice for pro-gamers. The latest range of Predator Helios models offers a wider selection with the latest 13th Gen Intel processors and NVIDIA 4000 series graphics card options. Now, pro-gamers have a broader range of Predator Helios laptops to choose from, ensuring there is an option that fits their budget.”
Pricing and Availability: The Predator Helios Neo 16 starts at Rs. 109,990 and is available for purchase at all Acer Exclusive Stores, the Acer online store, Croma, Vijay Sales, Flipkart, and Amazon.