Acer Helios 300 (10th Gen) Review – A Fall From Grace

Lets discuss. Overall design appears the same as last year. Its got a matte black aluminium finish with blue accenting.. The build quality was decent like last year. The front corners could feel a bit sharp on certain angles, but it wasnt noticeable during normal use. Theres, some keyboard flex when pushing down hard, but […]

Acer Helios 300 2020 Game Retesting – 20 Games Tested!

. Ive done a similar video to this with the Helios 300 already, but that was back in June 2019 with older games, older BIOS, older Windows and older drivers. Given Acers. Helios 300 is such a popular model that still offers great value going into 2020. I thought it would be useful to provide […]

Acer Triton 900 Review – Thinnest RTX 2080 Laptop?

, My configuration of the Triton 900 has an Intel: i7 9750H CPU, 180 watt, Nvidia RTX, 2080 graphics, 32gb of memory in dual channel, a 17.3 4K 60Hz screen with G Sync and a 1TB RAID 0 array made up of two NVMe M.2 SSDs. For network Connectivity theres 2.5 gigabit ethernet, WiFi, 5 […]

Acer Predator Orion 3000 Gaming PC Review

Take an in depth look and find out what its got to offer and see how well it performs in games. The Orion 3000 is available with different hardware configurations. My unit here has a 6 core: i7 8700 CPU Nvidia GTX, 1070 graphics, 16GB of DDR4 2666 memory running in dual channel, a 256GB […]

Acer Triton 700 Gaming Laptop Review – GTX 1080 Max-Q

Laptop it's been out for a while now, but is still a great machine that a lot of you have requested that check out so let's get started, starting with the specs. My unit has an Intel. I7. 7700 HQ CPU, so four cores, eight threads with a 3.8 gigahertz single core turbo and three […]

Acer Triton 700 Thermal Testing, Undervolting and Overclocking

Moving up to gaming in the green bar, the temperatures were still acceptable, and this was after temperatures stabilized from an hour of playing after manually maxing out the fans and Yeller the CPU and GPU temperatures. Birth dropped back a bit with the CPU under bolted by minus 0.15, o volts, but fans back […]

Acer Predator Triton 700 Gaming Benchmarks – 13 Games Tested!

An Intel i7 7700 HQ CPU, nvidia 1080 max q, graphics and 32 gig of memory running at ddr4, 2400 and dual channel it's also got a 120 Hertz 1080p screen with g sync. Although all testing was done with chasing disabled it'll be interesting to see if we can get high enough frame rates […]

Dell G5 vs Acer Helios 300 2018 – Gaming Laptop Comparison

First let's check out the differences in specs. The g5 I'm testing with is the highest spec model, so keep in mind that it's also available with lower specs to both of these laptops have the same Intel. I7. 8750 H CPU, although the g5 is also available with the i5 8300 H, which is […]

Acer Predator Orion 9000 – 1080 Ti SLI + 18 Cores

I'Ve got an 18 core CPU and 2 Nvidia 1080 T is an SLI, so let's see what it can do. There'S some pretty crazy hardware in the system, so let's stop there. While it's available with the six core i7 8700 K, CPU in mine, I've got an 18 core, I 979 ATX II […]

Acer Predator Helios 300 2018 Gaming Laptop Review

My unit has an Intel, i7, 8750 H, CPU, so 6 cores 12 threads with the 4.1 gigahertz single core turbo boost. I'Ve got 16 gig of memory running at ddr4 2666, but the two slots can support up to 32 gig. This model came with a single stick in single channel, but I actually […]

Acer Helios 300 2018 Thermal Testing – Undervolting and Overclocking

Laptop thermal testing was completed with an ambient room temperature of 18 degrees Celsius, it's cold here at the moment, as it's winter in Australia, so expect warmer temperatures in a warmer environment at idle. Both the CPU and graphics were quite cool, as shown by the light blue bar at the bottom of the […]

Acer Helios 300 2018 Gaming Benchmarks – 15 Games Tested!

I'Ll cover off the specs in my unit there's, an Intel i7 8750 H, CPU, Nvidia, 1060 graphics and 16 gig of memory running at ddr4 2666 in dual channel it's, also available with the 144 Hertz 1080p screen. And although my model actually has a 60 Hertz screen, it'll be interesting to see how […]