Acer Predator 15 Gaming Laptop, Core i7, GeForce GTX 1060, 15.6”

Description

6th Generation Intel Core i7-6700HQ Processor 2.6GHz (Up to 3.5GHz), 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 with 6 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM, Windows 10, 8.16 lbs.
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Price from $1485.92 (for a new one, see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:87
GPU Benchmark:89
Popularity score:91

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • High-End graphics card, suitable for the latest 3D games at high settings.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:86/ 100

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CPU Benchmark87better90better9087better90
GPU Benchmark89worse82better938989
Value for Money8181worse70worse64better91
Popularity91worse55worse79worse54better97
Rating
Shopineer score86worse76worse79worse68better93
Price$1485.92better$1485.00worse$1599.00worse$1594.00better$1279.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1798.00$1791.00$1760.00$1659.00$1743.00
Operating SystemWindows 10Microsoft Windows 10Windows 10Windows 10Windows 10
BrandAcerEXcaliberPCProstarHIDevolutionAcer
Screen15.6"17.3"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display Type
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIPSIPSIPSIPS
Touchscreen
Processor6th Generation Intel Core i7-6700HQ Processor 2.6GHz (Up to 3.5GbetterProcessor: 7th Generation Kaby Lake Intel Core i7-7700HQ Quad CobetterHIGH PERFORMANCE PROCESSOR: Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 GhzCPU: 6th Generation Intel Core i7-6700HQ Quad Core Processorbetter7th Generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ Processor (Up to 3.8GHz)
Cores44444
Base Frequency
Boost Frequency
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported
Memory Speed
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM
SSD256 GBworse250 GB256 GB256 GB256 GB
Optical Drive
Webcam
Battery
Battery Life
Graphics Type
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 with 6 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAMworseGraphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 4GB GDDR5betterPOWERFUL GRAPHICS CARD: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 with 8GB GDDR5GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 wNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 with 6 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM
Video Memory
Communication
WLAN
Color
Weight8.16 lbs.better6.5 lbs.better4.19 lbs.better6.48 lbs.better5.51 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 Wake17815172
Anno 1404764201
Anno 2070319167164129
Anno 220596897829
Ark Survival Evolved87493725
ArmA 2233
Ashes of the Singularity685855
Assassin's Creed Syndicate82767031
Assassin's Creed Unity68674632
Assassin´s Creed III12413161
Battlefield 11261017874
Battlefield 320216916468
Battlefield 418617115599
Battlefield Hardline17616711478
BioShock Infinite196176157100
Borderlands 2175113121117
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare92643229
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare1241249886
Civilization 514755
Civilization VI64524743
Company of Heroes 262616042
Crysis - CPU Benchmark101345726952
Crysis - GPU Benchmark17987827258
Crysis 22255715086
Crysis 314613610452
Crysis Warhead89
Darksiders II325192
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising224713991096653
Dead Space 3385386349218
Deus Ex Human Revolution866360173
Deus Ex Mankind Divided114965529
Diablo III382347338200
Dirt 3223225181178
Dirt 42311579055
Dirt Rally39713912296
Dirt Showdown112108123112
Dishonored 295816154
Dishonored133133133127
Doom 37949
Doom1321259793
Dota 2 Reborn156128125118
Dota 2120117116
Evolve1761509586
F.E.A.R. 2604218711484
F1 201138853425696207
F1 2012204151138125
F1 201313312912495
F1 2014120121121114
F1 201717812510366
FIFA 16267256241
FIFA 17233216211205
Fallout 41021007970
Far Cry 2993561586
Far Cry 31231109561
Far Cry 41221188568
Far Cry Primal116877659
Farming Simulator 17209180155146
Fifa 115035895
Fifa 1241052366861598
Fifa 13493464425456
Fifa 14611451412357
Fifa 15326284248
For Honor2161059771
GRID 2188146140118
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto30663
GTA V1221189048
Ghost Recon Wildlands140716436
Guild Wars 21276952
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark439
Hitman 201674725552
Just Cause 2128
Just Cause 395837971
Left 4 Dead37443
Mad Max226124114
Mafia 2152144144139
Mafia 3514743
Mass Effect 3608660
Mass Effect Andromeda122855247
Max Payne 310210710066
Metal Gear Solid V60606060
Metro 203317516513580
Mirror's Edge Catalyst151646165
Need for Speed 20161251208464
Need for Speed Shift7983821321
No Man's Sky113996230
Overwatch299276169106
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds99786952
Prey142136117100
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege282227136111
Resident Evil 53472289135
Resident Evil 730515810083
Rise of the Tomb Raider1581227161
Risen749217202176
Rocket League249239169
Saints Row IV96888075
SimCity24512812762
Sims 31046833281503
Sims 4169102122119
Sleeping Dogs21719816278
Star Wars Battlefront12211610282
StarCraft 257710812688
Supreme Commander - FA Bench89015963754
Team Fortress 211497117123
The Crew60606060
The Division2011346451
The Elder Scrolls Online97948454
The Evil Within666673
The Secret World8981309988
The Witcher 31771236838
Thief98968470
Titanfall 21441449080
Titanfall60606060
Tomb Raider346319281139
Torchlight 2173189159
Trackmania Nations Forever785266109
Watch Dogs 2107956343
Watch Dogs94807054
World in Conflict - Benchmark347220101111
World of Tanks v8182969194
World of Warcraft80555630090
World of Warships1401199485
X-Plane 10.2582472525
XCOM 286635629