Acer Predator Helios 500 (PH517-52) With 11th Gen Intel Core i9 Processor, 4K Mini LED Display Launched in India

Acer Predator Helios 500 (PH517-52) was launched in India on Monday. The laptop comes with 11th generation Intel Core i9 and flaunts a 120Hz mini-LED display. It also has Thunderbolt 4 ports and is equipped with DTS:X Ultra sound. Additionally, there are preloaded modes to deliver an optimized display experience. Acer initially unveiled the Predator Helios 500 (PH517-52) in the US. The laptop is aimed at hardcore gaming enthusiasts and PC gamers looking to play graphically demanding games.

Acer Predator Helios 500 (PH517-52) price in India, availability details

Acer Predator Helios 500 (PH517-52) Price in India starts from Rs. 3,79,999. laptop will available for purchase Through Acer Online Store, Acer Exclusive Stores and other authorized retail stores in the country.

In August, the Acer Predator Helios 500 (PH517-52) was launched With a starting price of $2,499.99 (approximately Rs 1,88,600) in the US.

Acer Predator Helios 500 (PH517-52) Specifications

The Acer Predator Helios 500 (PH517-52) flaunts a 17.3-inch 4K Mini LED display that is powered by AUO AmLED technology and features a 120Hz refresh rate. Under the hood, the laptop packs an 11th generation Intel Core i9 processor (support up to 5.01GHz clock speed) with Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 GPU (16GB GDDR6 VRAM) and 64GB DDR4 3200MHz memory. The machine also has a pair of PCIe NVMe SSDs in RAID 0 and a SATA HDD. In addition, there is a Vortex Flow technology that uses two fans, including the fifth generation AeroBlade 3D fan. Proprietary technology is claimed to help redirect airflow to critical components and boost performance during heavy gaming sessions.

acer has also offered its PredatorSense technology on the Predator Helios 500 which can be used to customize the lighting cluster and personalize the keyboard using the built-in per-key RGB backlighting. The laptop also features a WASD key assembly that works with Acer’s MagForce keys and includes a MagTech mechanical switch to help gamers convert the regular keypress function to a joystick mechanism. It is claimed to gradually increase the pressure on the key for precise control over the speed of the character/car – from initial (0.8 mm), press to full speed at 100 percent (3/3.1 mm) actuation.

Connectivity options on the Predator Helios 500 (PH517-52) include one HDMI 2.1, mini-DP1.4, two USB Type-C Thunderbolt 4, three USB 3.2 Gen 2 ports, offline charging support, and an RJ45 port. The laptop also packs an Intel Killer E3100 Ethernet controller, Intel Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650 and Killer Intelligence Center for an enhanced connectivity experience.

Predator Helios 500 (PH517-52) Includes DTS:X Ultra Audio that helps provide a 360-degree surround sound experience using a pair of headphones or speakers.