Amazon is currently offering the Acer Predator Triton 500 SE i7/16GB/512GB/RTX 3060 Gaming/Creator Laptop for $1,179.99 shipped. It’s normally priced at $1,750, but this 33% drop, or solid $570 price decline, marks a return to the all-time low price we only saw once today. Equipped with the previous generation i7-12700H processor with 14 cores, it is able to master any game and application. Graphics power is provided by the RTX 3060 GPU to drive the 16-inch 2560 x 1600 240Hz IPS display. NVIDIA G-SYNC ensures smooth gameplay and no tearing. It’s also equipped with 16GB of the latest specification DDR5 RAM and 512TB PCIe Gen 4×4 SSD storage for fast access to all your games. Rounding out this laptop is the power port, an HDMI 2.1 output, two USB-A 3.2 Gen 2 ports, a Thunderbolt 4 USB-C port, an Ethernet jack and a headset port. See below for more information.
With a tighter budget? Check out the Acer Nitro 5 i7/8GB/512GB/RTX 3050 Ti Gaming Laptop $800 instead of this. Here you’re using the 12th Gen Intel i5 processor with RTX 3050 graphics, which is an evolution of the 3060 that comes with the Acer option mentioned above. The screen is slightly smaller at 15.6 inches and offers a resolution and refresh rate of 1080p at 144Hz. The total amount of RAM available here is also reduced to 8GB, although that’s still enough for most modern games to run well. Wi-Fi 6 support is also present here. A unique feature of the Nitro 5 that isn’t found in many laptops is the Alexa Show mode, which allows you to use the device as a Show-like device when you’re not busy gaming.
Be sure to check out our PC gaming hub for the latest deals on hardware and peripherals. Looking to buy a mouse for your new laptop? We are currently tracking the ASUS ROG Harpe Ace Aim Lab Edition gaming mouse priced at up to $118.50, the new all-time low price. Ready to upgrade your setups at home and on the go, this wireless gaming mouse features tri-mode connectivity. For example, you can use it wired via USB, connect via Bluetooth, or pair with the 2.4GHz USB receiver, whichever works best for your setup. The ultra-light design weighs only 56g and the 36,000 DPI sensor with a CPI deviation of <1% ensures "ultimate precision". In addition, Aim Lab is integrated to analyze your strengths and playing styles and adjust the mouse settings to suit you.
Acer Predator Triton 500 SE i7/16GB/512GB/RTX 3060 Gaming Laptop Features:
- Extreme performance: Compete or create creative ideas with the impressive power and speed of the 12th generation Intel Core i7-12700H processor with 14 cores and 20 threads to share any creative task and run your most demanding games
- Blazing-fast display: This 16″ WQXGA (2560 x 1600) DCI-P3 100% IPS LED-backlit NVIDIA G-SYNC display features a 16:10 aspect ratio, an incredibly fast 240Hz refresh rate, and 500 nits of brightness for gamers or developers who demand the best visual experiences
- Cooling Perfected: The Triton 300 SE gaming laptop offers only the best: state-of-the-art cooling, custom-designed 5th generation AeroBlade 3D fan technology, Vortex Flow airflow routing (with tactfully placed thermal foam) and the cooling effect of liquid thermal metal material on top of an already industry-leading 12th Gen Intel CPU.
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