Acer Predator 17 Price in Singapore & Specifications

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Acer Predator 17 Specs

Release Date in Singapore
ModelG9-791
DateNov 2015
Processor
Processor frequency2.6 GHz
Processor family6th gen Intel® Core™ i7
Processor modeli7-6700HQ
Processor boost frequency3.5 GHz
Processor cores4
Processor threads8
System bus rate8 GT/s
Processor cache6 MB
Processor cache typeSmart Cache
Processor socketBGA 1440
Processor lithography14 nm
Processor operating modes64-bit
Processor seriesIntel Core i7-6700 Mobile series
Processor codenameSkylake
Bus typeDMI3
FSB ParityNo
SteppingR0
Thermal Design Power (TDP)45 W
Tjunction100 °C
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes16
PCI Express slots version3.0
PCI Express configurations1x16,2x8,1x8+2x4
ECC supported by processorNo
Memory
Internal memory16 GB
Internal memory typeDDR4-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory64 GB
Memory slots4x SO-DIMM
Optical drive
Optical drive typeBlu-Ray ROM
LightScribeNo
Display
Display diagonal43.9 cm (17.3")
Display resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
TouchscreenNo
Panel typeIPS
HD typeFull HD
Aspect ratio16:9
LED backlightYes
Ports & interfaces
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity4
HDMI ports quantity1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports1
DVI portNo
Headphone outputs1
S/PDIF out portNo
Docking connectorNo
Charging port typeDC-in jack
ExpressCard slotNo
CardBus PCMCIA slot typeNo
SmartCard slotNo
Weight & dimensions
Weight3.95 kg
Width423 mm
Depth321.5 mm
Height39.7 mm
Keyboard
Numeric keypadYes
Pointing deviceTouchpad
Windows keysYes
Networking
BluetoothNo
3GNo
4GNo
Wi-FiYes
Wi-Fi standards802.11a,Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac),802.11b,802.11g,Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Ethernet LANYes
Ethernet LAN data rates10,100,1000 Mbit/s
Storage
Total storage capacity1256 GB
Storage mediaHDD+SSD
Card reader integratedYes
Number of HDDs installed1
HDD capacity1000 GB
HDD interfaceSerial ATA III
Number of SSDs installed1
SSD capacity256 GB
Compatible memory cardsSD
Software
Operating system installedWindows 10 Home
Operating system architecture64-bit
Camera
Front cameraYes
Design
Product colourBlack,Red
Product typeNotebook
Form factorClamshell
Graphics
On-board graphics adapterYes
Discrete graphics adapterNo
On-board graphics adapter modelIntel® HD Graphics 530
Discrete graphics adapter modelNot available
On-board graphics adapter familyIntel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter base frequency350 MHz
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)1050 MHz
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory1.7 GB
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version12
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version4.4
On-board graphics adapter ID0x191B

Reviews of Acer Predator 17

straitstimes.com
Reviewed on 2015-12-16
It is no surprise that all the major PC makers have launched new gaming computers this year. Gaming may be a niche segment, but it is a thriving oasis compared to the rest of the PC industry.In fact, graphics chipmaker Nvidia reported last month that reve...
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pcworld.com_techhive.com
Reviewed on 2016-06-15
Features one of the best laptop keyboards ever, "Extra fan" gimmick is satisfying to swap
Fans are loud, even at idle, 980M is handily outpaced by desktop 980-packing laptops, Screen's viewing angles are poor
As far as overwrought laptop gimmicks go, the Acer Predator 17 has one of the more ridiculous ones I've seen. Get this: With the push of a button, you can eject the Predator 17's increasingly-retro optical drive, then throw it in the trash and replace it...
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notebookcheck.net
Reviewed on 2016-05-21
optical drive or additional fan, useful tools (Dust Defender etc.), USB 3.1 Type C incl. Thunderbolt 3, UHD panel with big color space, low temperature, extensive lighting, premium performance, useful battery life, good input devices, big storage capacit...
battery drains under full load (mains operation), G-Sync only available on external displays, GPU throttling in extreme scenarios, rubber coating smells unpleasant, heavy and bulky chassis, questionable design elements, suboptimal position of the keyboar...
4K bolide. In 2015, Acer created uniquely looking gaming notebooks with the Predator series. In order to not fall behind the competition, the manufacturer launches a refresh now, which is better than the old model in many aspects. We have reviewed an espe...
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theverge.com
Reviewed on 2016-03-01
Awesome power, Sensible design, Wonderful keyboard
Questionable utility, Weak trackpad, Not quite VRready
You might not want to carry your laptop or upgrade your gaming PCIt's easy to see why PC makers are targeting gamers — what other consumer demographic is willing to pay high prices for premium Windows hardware? But the problem with PC gamers is that many...
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notebookcheck.net
Reviewed on 2016-02-10
bright and high-contrast IPS display, comfortable touchpad surface, USB 3.1 with Thunderbolt, good build quality, cool palm rest, replaceable optical drive, illuminated keyboard, very good battery runtime, useful tools, high performance
CPU Turbo cannot be utilized completely, GTX 970M with 3 GB RAM instead of 6 GB, GPU throttles in extreme situations, pretty high noise development, G-Sync only for external monitors, heavy chassis, limited maintenance, battery is drained under maximum l...
The hunt continues. The Predator 17 is the second device from Acer's new gaming series. Despite the bulky chassis, the cooling solution cannot completely convince us...
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slashgear.com
Reviewed on 2016-01-21
The Acer Predator 17 is not just a good first-shot from a relatively new gaming line, it's a darn good notebook in and of itself. This laptop is large enough to give you a full gaming experience without being so bulky you'll never move it from your desk...
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gadgetguy.com.au
Reviewed on 2016-01-19
Spec'd very well; No bloatware; Steam pre-installed; Screen offers great viewing angles, and is also non-reflective; Great keyboard with coloured lighting underneath; Macro keys; Two high-speed networking options via Killer NIC; Removable optical drive an...
Big and heavy; No 4K screen, and no touch; Sound doesn't really feel fleshed out or spatial; Occasional bugs;
Not every PC should be treated the same, and Acer's Predator 17 looks to prove it, skipping past the slim and minimalistic design most laptops features these days, opting for something meaty, angry, and looking to conquer your gaming needs. Does it succee...
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