Acer Predator 15 Gaming Laptop, 15.6” Full HD, Core i7, NVIDIA

Description

Intel Core i7-6700HQ Processor 2.6GHz (Up to 3.5GHz), 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M with 8GB GDDR5 VRAM, Windows 10, 7 hours battery life, 7.94 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1999.84 (for a new one, see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:87
GPU Benchmark:86
Popularity score:85

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Reasonable value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:68/ 100

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Product nameAcer Predator 15 Gaming Laptop, 15.6” Full HD, Core i7, NVIDIADELL PRECISION M5510 FHD 1080P XEON E3-1505M 2.8GHZ 32GB RAM 512GBASUS ROG GL502VM-DB74Lenovo ThinkPad P50 Mobile Workstation Laptop - Windows 7 Pro -Lenovo ThinkPad P50 Mobile Workstation Laptop - Windows 7 Pro -
CPU Benchmark87better90878787
GPU Benchmark86worse73better89worse73worse73
Value for Money41better73worse39better53
Popularity85worse78worse80worse66worse67
Rating
Shopineer score68better80better84worse62worse67
Price$1999.84better$1999.11worse$1999.99better$1999.15better$1999.15
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 7 ProfessionalWindows 7 Professional
BrandAcerDellASUSLenovoLenovo
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIPSIPS160 degree View-Angle, Hardware G-sync SupportedIPSIPS
TouchscreenNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ Processor 2.6GHz (Up to 3.5GHz)betterIntel Xeon E3 1505M v5 2.8GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ (6M CacheIntel Core i7-6700HQ (6M Cache
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHz
Memory16 GBbetter32 GB16 GB16 GBbetter32 GB
Max Memory Supported
Memory Speed
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM
SSD512 GBworse256 GBworse256 GB512 GB
Optical Drive
Webcam1.2 MP HD Camera
Battery
Battery Life7 hours5 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M with 8GB GDDR5 VRAMworseNVIDIA Quadro M1000M 2GB GDDR5betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060worseNon-Touch Display - NVIDIA Quadro M1000M Discrete Graphics with worseNon-Touch Display - NVIDIA Quadro M1000M Discrete Graphics with
Video Memory6 GB
Communication
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorROG Metallic
Weight7.94 lbs.better3.92 lbs.better5.8 lbs.better5.8 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake16713766
Anno 1404787188
Anno 2070290160158114
Anno 22051311266323
Ark Survival Evolved87392517
ArmA 2195
Ashes of the Singularity695348
Assassin's Creed Syndicate75725724
Assassin's Creed Unity77634231
Assassin´s Creed III11011554
Assassin´s Creed Origins71484235
Battlefield 11381247770
Battlefield 314013912162
Battlefield 419619415672
Battlefield Hardline17116210169
BioShock Infinite20919117890
Borderlands 2164114114112
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare206
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare1221198271
Call of Duty WWII1871617859
Civilization 540670
Civilization VI77635648
Company of Heroes 262615838
Crysis - CPU Benchmark347767312238
Crysis - GPU Benchmark927810041
Crysis 21966413178
Crysis 31381199543
Crysis Warhead80
Darksiders II294174
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising1522947741441
Dead Space 3371341307191
Destiny 2122897862
Deus Ex Human Revolution755321156
Deus Ex Mankind Divided96744123
Diablo III383359342184
Dirt 314012611265
Dirt 42121247149
Dirt Rally39714912175
Dirt Showdown110969195
Dishonored 274684641
Dishonored129130130129
Doom1221015756
Dota 2 Reborn139122112137
Dota 2119116110
ELEX105685441
Evolve1241147768
F.E.A.R. 2499815561239
F1 20112931257647621
F1 2012192145133117
F1 201313312912495
F1 2014119118118110
F1 2017168947754
FIFA 16302254195
FIFA 17184176165165
FIFA 18276244208191
Fallout 41311257257
Far Cry 29910311321
Far Cry 31201099052
Far Cry 41111047362
Far Cry Primal98716346
Farming Simulator 17183163143113
Fifa 114272760
Fifa 12434127054631772
Fifa 13472388365333
Fifa 14569424400371
Fifa 15293245232
For Honor202858059
GRID 2183146135109
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto601
GTA V1351158436
Ghost Recon Wildlands108575028
Guild Wars 21276959
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark494
Hitman 201666624240
Just Cause 2108
Just Cause 31061006960
Left 4 Dead373513
Mad Max20510898
Mafia 2150141157147
Mafia 3755729
Mass Effect 3607760
Mass Effect Andromeda82674039
Max Payne 386887662
Metal Gear Solid V60605760
Metro 203314716517367
Mirror's Edge Catalyst1251126154
Need for Speed 201697937252
Need for Speed Payback106837162
Need for Speed Shift947344
No Man's Sky99754826
Overwatch23121714086
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds99635336
Prey1401149687
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege23218611193
Resident Evil 55728224116
Resident Evil 71971088172
Rise of the Tomb Raider140935849
Risen629158176137
Rocket League249218145
Saints Row IV96887765
SimCity2119610955
Sims 31216638562540
Sims 4187138109104
Sleeping Dogs17316614958
Star Wars Battlefront 2155887253
Star Wars Battlefront1821608875
StarCraft 256517212686
Supreme Commander - FA Bench13328344046
Team Fortress 2124102117117
The Crew60606060
The Division1421075542
The Elder Scrolls Online97948454
The Evil Within 267423937
The Evil Within888773
The Secret World609883659
The Witcher 31721026133
Thief102959362
Titanfall 21441337366
Titanfall60606060
Tomb Raider417363247105
Torchlight 2168183156
Trackmania Nations Forever442193108
Watch Dogs 287784630
Watch Dogs99856146
World in Conflict - Benchmark7771015567436
World of Tanks v8143938681
World of Warcraft76249231289
World of Warships198168146134
X-Plane 10.25120593327
XCOM 288614723