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, 10.03 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $2694.99 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:94
GPU Benchmark:
Popularity score:87

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:82/ 100

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Product nameAcer Predator 17 GX-791-73FHXOTIC PC XOTIC Sager NP9172-S5Acer Predator 17 G9-792-70DRAcer Predator 17 G9-791-79Y3Acer Predator 17 G9-791-73ZW
CPU Benchmark94better99worse90worse90worse90
GPU Benchmarkbetter95better89better89better89
Value for Money69better81worse68better77
Popularity87worse42better92better90worse77
Rating
Shopineer score82worse71better87worse81worse81
Price$2694.99worse$2849.00better$2299.99better$2505.00better$2457.29
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$2924.00$2781.00$2716.00$2878.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 HomeWindows 10Windows 10 HomeWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home
BrandAcerXOTIC PCAcerAcerAcer
Screen17.3"17.3"17.3"17.3"17.3"
Display TypeFull HDUHD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080better3840 x 2160
LCD FeaturesLED-backlit IPS display with NVIDIA G-SYNC technology16:9 aspectLED-backlit IPS display, 16:9 aspect ratio, Wide viewing angleLED-backlit IPS display, 16:9 aspect ratio, Wide viewing angleLED-backlit IPS display, 16:9 aspect ratio, Wide viewing angle
TouchscreenNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6820HK 2.7 GHzbetter6th Generation Intel SkylakeTM i7-6700KworseIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzworseIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzworseIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores4444
Base Frequency2.7 GHzworse2.6 GHzworse2.6 GHzworse2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHz
Memory32 GB32 GB32 GB32 GB32 GB
Max Memory Supported64 GB64 GB64 GB64 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133DDR4 SDRAM
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
SSD512 GB512 GB512 GB512 GB512 GB
Optical Drive6X Blu-ray Re-writable Drive6X Blu-ray Disc6X Blu-ray Disc
WebcamHD Webcam (1280 x 720)HD Webcam (1280 x 720)HD Webcam (1280 x 720)HD Webcam (1280 x 720)
Battery8-cell Li-ion Battery (6000 mAh)8-cell Li-ion Battery (6000 mAh)8-cell Li-ion Battery (6000 mAh)8-cell Li-ion Battery (6000 mAh)
Battery Life3 hours7 hours5.5 hours5.5 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardGeForce GTX 980betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 (8GB) GDDR5X Graphics Card - (Pascal) DXbetterNVIDIA Geforce GTX 980MbetterGeForce GTX 980MbetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M
Video Memory8 GB8 GBworse4 GBworse4 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANKiller Wireless-AC 1535 802.11ac WiFi featuring 2x2 MU-MIMO techKiller Wireless-AC 1535 802.11ac WiFi featuring 2x2 MU-MIMO tech
WLANKiller Double Shot Pro Wireless-AC 1535 802.11ac WiFi featuring Killer Wireless-AC 1535 802.11ac WiFi featuring 2x2 MU-MIMO techKiller Wireless-AC 1535 802.11ac WiFi featuring 2x2 MU-MIMO techKiller Wireless-AC 1535 802.11ac WiFi featuring 2x2 MU-MIMO tech
ColorBlackBlackBlackBlack
Weight10.03 lbs.better8.6 lbs.better9.26 lbs.better8.71 lbs.better8.71 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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