CES 2021: Acer updates Predator Triton 300 SE, Acer Nitro 5 with 11th Gen Intel Core H35 series Special Edition processors

Acer announced updates to several gaming notebooks in its portfolio, including the Predator Triton 300 SE, Predator Helios 300 and Acer Nitro 5.


Acer has modernised several of its gaming notebooks to include the new 11th Gen Intel Core H35-series Special Edition processors for ultraportable gaming and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 30 series Laptop GPUs. Acer announced updates to several gaming notebooks in its portfolio, including the Predator Triton 300 SE, Predator Helios 300 and Acer Nitro 5. According to a statement by the company, the Predator Triton 300 SE and Acer Nitro 5 notebooks have been updated to include new 11th Gen Intel Core H35-series processors for ultraportable gaming.

 CES 2021: Acer updates Predator Triton 300 SE, Acer Nitro 5 with 11th Gen Intel Core H35 series Special Edition processors

Predator Helios 300

On the other hand, the Predator Triton 300 SE and Predator Helios 300 have been refreshed with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 30 Series Laptop GPUs. Furthermore, increased display refresh rates and better cooling technology across the board have also been included.

As per the company, the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 30 Series Laptop GPUs increase energy efficiency by up to 2x and manage to better performance as well as introduce third-generation Max-Q technologies for thin and lightweight designs of laptops.

Meanwhile, the GeForce RTX 30 Series Laptop GPUs deliver ray-traced gaming experiences in Cyberpunk 2077 and other top titles.

Speaking about it, James Lin, General Manager, Notebooks, IT Products Business, Acer Inc added that the Predator Triton 300 SE incorporates the new 11th Gen Intel Core H35-series processors specifically designed for ultraportable gaming and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 30 Series Laptop GPUs. Lin also revealed that the Predator Triton 300 SE has over 10 hours of battery life.

Fredrik Hamberger, general manager of premium and enthusiast laptop platforms, Client Computing Group at Intel went on to add that the new 11th Gen Intel Core H35-series processor delivers enthusiast-level gameplay in ultramobile laptops.

Predator Triton 300 SE

The portable 1.7 kg notebook features up to the 11th Gen Intel Core i7 H35-series Special Edition processor that reaches up to 5 GHz[i] for fast performance and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 30601 Laptop GPUs into its metal chassis.

Furthermore, it also has a dual-fan cooling system that includes the latest 5th Gen AeroBlade Fan and Acer’s Vortex Flow technology to keep temperatures in check during heavy gaming sessions.

Acer’s Vortex Flow is a design concept that serves to create an aerodynamic flow inside the chassis that enhance cooling on the CPU, GPU and other critical components.

The Predator Triton 300 SE’s 14-inch FHD display boasts a 144 Hz refresh rate and is surrounded by three thin bezels. It also has a wide range of ports, including Thunderbolt 4, USB 3.2 Gen 2 and HDMI.

The Predator Triton 300 SE (PT314-51s) will be available in North America in March starting at $1,399; and in EMEA in February starting at €1,499.

Predator Helios 300

The Predator Helios 300 (PH315-53) includes the latest NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Laptop GPU and up to 32 GB of DDR41 memory to give gamers all the performance they need. The notebook is supported by two fans, including one of Acer’s custom-engineered AeroBlade 3D Fans and Acer’s CoolBoost technology.

The Predator Helios 300 (PH315-53) will be available in North America in February starting at $1,249.99; in EMEA in February starting at €1,499; and in China in February, starting at RMB 9,999.

Acer Nitro 5

The Nitro 5 has the 11th Gen Intel Core H35-series processors, NVIDIA GeForce GTX GPUs and up to 32 GB of DDR4 RAM. It also has a built-in NitroSense app to give users a convenient means to check system temperatures, adjust fan speeds and more.

Acer Nitro 5

Acer Nitro 5

The notebook has a cleaner chassis and narrower bezels that allow for an 80 percent screen-to-body ratio. The device’s screen offers blur-free gameplay with its 144 Hz refresh rate and 3 ms4 response time, and its 300-nit1 panel brings games to life with colors that pop.

The notebook has a USB Type-C Thunderbolt 4 support and Intel Wi-Fi 6 (Gig+)1 to ensure speedy connections. The keyboard has 4-zone RGB, letting users spice things up to suit their preferences.

The 15-inch Acer Nitro 5 (AN515-56) will be available in EMEA in March starting at €999; and in China in June, starting at CNY 5,999, while the 17-inch Acer Nitro 5 (AN517-53) will be available in EMEA in March starting at €999; and in China at a starting price of at RMB 6,499.


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