Acer Predator 17 GX-791-73FH

Acer Predator 17 GX-791-73FH NH.Q12AA.001

Description

Intel Core i7-6820HK 2.7 GHz, 17.3", 1920 x 1080, 32 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, GeForce GTX 980, Windows 10 Home, 3 hours battery life, 10.03 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $2419.99 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:93
GPU Benchmark:
Popularity score:79

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Very good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:88/ 100

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Product nameAcer Predator 17 GX-791-73FHProstar Clevo P870DM2 Gaming Laptop, 17.3" FHD/120Hz/Matte Display,Acer Predator 17 GX-791-73FHAlienware 15 ANW15 15.6 in 4K UHD IPS-Panel TouchScreen GamingASUS ROG G752VY-DH78K
CPU Benchmark93better10093worse8993
GPU Benchmarkbetter94better87better89
Value for Money9191better97
Popularity79worse43better87worse63worse68
Ratingbetter79
Shopineer score88worse72better90worse76worse87
Price$2419.99better$2419.00$2419.99better$2419.00better$2201.37
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$3319.00$3319.00$3895.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 HomeWindows 10Windows 10 HomeWindows 8;Windows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandAcerProstarAcerAlienwareASUS
Screen17.3"17.3"17.3"17.3"
Display TypeFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesLED-backlit IPS display with NVIDIA G-SYNC technology16:9 aspectLED-backlit IPS display with NVIDIA G-SYNC technology16:9 aspectIPSG-SYNC, IPS
TouchscreenNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6820HK 2.7 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-6700K 4.0 GhzIntel Core i7-6820HK 2.7 GHzworse4th Generation Intel Core i7-4710HQ ProcessorIntel Core i7-6820HK 2.7 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.7 GHz2.7 GHz2.7 GHz
Boost Frequency
Memory32 GBworse8 GB32 GBworse8 GBbetter64 GB
Max Memory Supported64 GB64 GB64 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133DDR4 2133DDR4 2133
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
SSD512 GBworse256 GB512 GB512 GB512 GB
Optical Drive6X Blu-ray RW
WebcamHD Webcam (1280 x 720)HD Webcam (1280 x 720)1.2 MP HD Camera
Battery8-cell Li-ion Battery (6000 mAh)8-cell Li-ion Battery (6000 mAh)88WHrs, 4S2P, 8 cell Li-ion Battery Pack
Battery Life3 hours3 hours4 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardGeForce GTX 980betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 wGeForce GTX 980betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M graphics with 3GB dedicated memorybetterNVIDIA Geforce GTX 980M
Video Memory8 GB8 GB8 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANKiller Double Shot Pro Wireless-AC 1535 802.11ac WiFi featuring Killer Double Shot Pro Wireless-AC 1535 802.11ac WiFi featuring 802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorBlackBlackROG Copper Silver
Weight10.03 lbs.10.03 lbs.better7.1 lbs.better9.5 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).
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