Acer Predator Helios 500 Gaming Laptop - PH517-51-72NU

Acer Predator Helios 500 Gaming Laptop - PH517-51-72NU


Intel Core i7 i7-8750H, 17.3", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070, Windows 10 Home, 8.82 lbs.
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Price from $1999.99 (for a new one, see 3 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:95
GPU Benchmark:92
Popularity score:80


  • 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:78/ 100

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AcerNew$1999.99In stockGo to shop
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CPU Benchmark95better99959595
GPU Benchmark92better94better9492better94
Value for Money64worse5964better69better70
Shopineer score7878better83better82better86
Operating SystemWindows 10 HomeWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10Windows 10 Home
BrandAcerXOTICASUSXOTIC PCComputer Upgrade King
Display Type
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
ProcessorIntel Core i7 i7-8750HbetterProcessor: 9th Gen Intel Coffee Lake Core i7-9750H Six Core (2.6Desktop-level gaming laptop with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 8GB GDDProcessor: Intel Core i7-8750H 6 Core Processor (9MB CacheProcessor: Intel Core i7-8750H Six Core Processor (9MB Cache
Base Frequency
Boost Frequency
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GBbetter32 GBbetter32 GB
Max Memory Supported
Memory Speed
SSD256 GBbetter512 GBbetter500 GBbetter1 TB
Optical Drive
Battery Life
Graphics Type
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070betterGraphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 8GB GDDR6betterNVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 8GBGraphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 8GB GDDR5 (VR Ready)betterGraphics: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 8GB GDDR6
Video Memory
Weight8.82 lbs.better5.75 lbs.better6.5 lbs.better6.5 lbs.better6.83 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 Wake20618589
Alien: Isolation279268145144
Anno 1404431218
Anno 180092737136
Anno 2070179240164161
Anno 220514515310144
Apex Legends14912911195
Ark Survival Evolved120745437
Ashes of the Singularity876656
Assassin's Creed Syndicate94978445
Assassin's Creed Unity71725137
Assassinīs Creed III818568
Assassinīs Creed IV: Black Flag60606659
Assassinīs Creed Odyssey92776849
Assassinīs Creed Origins86747162
Batman: Arkham City214219137107
Batman: Arkham Knight15314211582
Batman: Arkham Origins33227618383
Battlefield 1187168124113
Battlefield 333221920567
Battlefield 4198196196132
Battlefield Hardline17116613476
Battlefield V175127113101
Battlefield: Bad Company 2353342297137
BioShock Infinite294252219141
Borderlands 2145105117128
Call of Duty Black Ops 419412610898
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare120119118111
Call of Duty WWII226210133106
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare19215912678
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2245258221147
Call of Duty: Black Ops 314113710985
Call of Duty: Ghosts18517212281
Civilization 510488
Civilization VI83685649
Civilization: Beyond Earth167157123117
CoD: Modern Warfare 3148126224179
Company of Heroes 270616558
Counter-Strike: GO144434263284
Crysis - CPU Benchmark120167
Crysis - GPU Benchmark2735253
Crysis 255104
Crysis 314513711576
Darksiders III1841129587
Darksiders II401238
Dead Space 3386451398229
Destiny 2150133129107
Deus Ex Human Revolution623373200
Deus Ex Mankind Divided1351188247
Diablo III236186193217
Dirt 3196211182195
Dirt 430721114084
Dirt Rally 2.021013210968
Dirt Rally323160143110
Dirt Showdown101897399
Dishonored 2108918877
Dota 2 Reborn134122114117
Dota 2104112116
Dragon Age: Inquisition19215111991
F1 2012188141129118
F1 201314012710596
F1 2014122120120112
F1 201722316413193
F1 201820815412286
FIFA 16326291274
FIFA 17370367320306
FIFA 18347327289294
FIFA 19280247238219
Fallout 4179169118100
Fallout 7662575757
Far Cry 312912410473
Far Cry 411812010486
Far Cry 5120949183
Far Cry New Dawn108867471
Far Cry Primal1321099883
Farming Simulator 17229204214184
Farming Simulator 19199153118104
Fifa 12297237318
Fifa 13449387362365
Fifa 14484310321202
Fifa 15404297244
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark1338158
For Honor272146139105
Forza Horizon 416511911490
GRID 2200158155150
GRID: Autosport325159156115
GTA V16015412366
Ghost Recon Wildlands145938548
Ghost Recon: Future Soldier10876
Guild Wars 21287770
Hitman 201669676559
Hitman 286706662
Hitman: Absolution100847972
Just Cause 2137
Just Cause 315714610699
Just Cause 41461088479
Kingdom Come: Deliverance134988161
Mad Max288187173
Mafia 2208210157196
Mafia 3857152
Mass Effect 37964101
Mass Effect Andromeda1491177968
Max Payne 383888466
Medal of Honor: Warfighter24922322382
Metal Gear Solid V56575859
Metro 203317916319074
Metro Exodus125745445
Metro: Last Light15014713899
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor240216136119
Middle-earth: Shadow of War15412810078
Mirror's Edge Catalyst19514410998
Monster Hunter World124868068
Need for Speed 201613813310585
Need for Speed Payback143127118109
Need for Speed: Most Wanted62646085
Need for Speed: Rivals29277235
No Man's Sky1221199850
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds14012111182
Rainbow Six Siege329276195167
Resident Evil 5528315198
Resident Evil 7423275169140
Rise of the Tomb Raider22517011091
Risen 2: Dark Waters11416913393
Risen 3: Titan Lords58647671
Rocket League260247212
Ryse: Son of Rome93638681
Saints Row IV96889392
Shadow of the Tomb Raider128867969
Sims 3526451409
Sims 4174163131115
Sleeping Dogs177184186110
Splinter Cell: Blacklist9112713867
Star Wars Battlefront 219513511697
Star Wars Battlefront182197154133
StarCraft 2316128143152
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm544236201133
Supreme Commander - FA Bench75
Team Fortress 2132122119119
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified12616311850
The Crew 257595758
The Crew58585960
The Division 21521108870
The Division23217410079
The Elder Scrolls Online95978054
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim19819311998
The Evil Within 288625655
The Evil Within798061
The Witcher 325218211159
Titanfall 2140141127118
Tomb Raider437411358212
Torchlight 2131127119
Total War: Rome II26124617284
Total War: Shogun 2205104109
Trackmania Nations Forever44420263
Warhammer 40.000: Dawn of War III161886255
Watch Dogs 21231148758
Watch Dogs102927056
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus229150117104
Wolfenstein: The New Order70765756
World of Tanks enCore583173104
World of Tanks v81018087102
World of Warcraft31534517293
World of Warships191158136147
X-Plane 10.25105522820
X-Plane 11.11958472
XCOM 290837241