Acer Predator Helios 300 (2018) Review // Best Gaming Laptop for the Price?

Matt Moniz’s review of the 8th Gen Acer Predator Helios 300. Same design but faster internals with a few important updates. Last year I called it one of the best buys for a gaming laptop at its price point. Does it still hold the same title in 2018? Watch for the full review!

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Specs of My Review Unit:

– 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H 6-Core CPU
– 16 GB RAM
– NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (Overclockable)
– 15.6″ FHD IPS 144hz Display
– 256 GB PCIe NVMe SSD

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Comments

Joshua Reveles says:

I literally just bought the 7th gen core i7 model yesterday do you think it’s worth returning it to get this one?

The Doopa says:

I have the Acer Nitro 5 (2017), baby version of this beast. I just don’t feel people give the touch pad justice. Will you be gaming with it? No, but the gestures are worth every penny put into it. 1,2,3, or 4 finger gestures which are all custizable with pinches and swipes and stuff. Easily switch between game, OBX, or anything you want in a swipity swipe.

Evan Rogers says:

And yet it still looks like a race car bed. Such a waste.

Relyks says:

I feel like 80 degrees is still a bit too hot.

Prabhjot Lidhar says:

That’s 3000 dollars

I don’t know your definition of budget but that sure ain’t mine

M4HESH says:

2:50 creative webcam review

Andreas Lieng Veimo says:

80c with your fans on max? That’s way too high.

Yvan Manabat says:

DELL G7 OR THIS?

l031786 says:

DELL G 7 or new Omen HP FTW. These cheap Acer,Lenovo are shit and will give you problem in long run.

Ajnas Ali says:

Can anyone confirm the price of the laptop in Dubai!? Please..

Anshul Singh says:

Quality of the videos and content is Way high Matthew. You are getting very less praise than what you deserve. I always share your vids with my friends. Have a great day buddy.

juni sofi says:

Hp omen 15 dc ?

Matthew Moniz says:

The 8th Gen Intel Acer Predator Helios 300 is here! Same design but some improvements. What do you guys think?

Hari E says:

Last year it was 7700 HQ, not 7700K.
4:06

Noor Khammas says:

Is it a TN or IPS panel?

Taruha Kurogane says:

Hi, do you have the i5 8300H variants one? Here in Asia it’s available but not much review about it on YouTube, so i would appreciate if you could review it. Thanks.

A. J. says:

Do the Lenovo 530 next

Bary's for life says:

Don’t forget the hp omen 15 please

GREETINGS EIBHEAR says:

Max fan on 80C, yikes. Better just disable turbo boost. Just judge the game if it’s more of a cpu user or gpu then adjust clock settings based on that info. Is it a pretty process? No, but that price tag and screen sure is a looker.

Stefanie Saw says:

I’m using a Predator Helios 300 with i7 7th gen. It’s super good, had no problems with longtime gaming as long as the fan is on max, and as a creative, I find it super good when working with Photoshop. But damn, I really wish it had better cooling systems. Mine just sits idle at 40-50 degree celsius.

Victor Mason says:

Undervolt it

Sushma Singh says:

Please include the fps chart …at least in gaming laptops…
Also nice t-shirt where can I get that?

Michael Gusevsky says:

When is it in stock? And for international

Yu Cheng says:

USB 2.0? serious?

Genes Gene says:

Fuck i dont have a friend

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