Acer Predator Helios 16 with 13th Gen Intel Core i9 Processor RTX 4080 GPU launched in India

Acer India introduces the powerful Predator Helios 16 laptop, announced at CES 2023, featuring up to 13th Gen Intel Core i9 processor and GeForce RTX 4080 GPU for an exceptional gaming experience.

The Acer Predator Helios 16 laptop offers a 16-inch display with a 16:10 aspect ratio and WQXGA resolution, providing an exceptional visual experience for gaming or watching movies. Powered by up to 13th Gen Intel Core i9 processor and featuring NVIDIA Advanced Optimus features, the Helios 16 series delivers high performance with up to 240Hz refresh rate, 500 nits brightness, and support for DDR4/DDR5 and PCIe 4.0/5.0 for seamless multitasking and configuration flexibility.

With the option to add up to a GeForce RTX 4080, 32GB of DDR5 memory, and high-speed PCIe storage, gamers can enjoy an unparalleled gaming experience powered by the efficient NVIDIA Ada Lovelace architecture. The laptop also features advanced cooling technology with custom-designed AeroBlade 3D Fans and liquid metal thermal grease for optimal cooling performance.

The Helios 16 series also offers customizable per-key RGB backlit keyboard with Mini LED backlights for more uniform color and less halo. The PredatorSense software allows users to further tailor the RGB lighting and manage overclocking, fan speeds, and power modes.

Connectivity options include Intel Killer E2600 Ethernet Controller, Killer Wi-Fi 6E AX1675i, Thunderbolt 4 USB-C ports, USB 3.2 Gen2 ports, HDMI 2.1, and a Micro SD Card Reader for seamless online gaming and peripheral connectivity.

Quick specifications: Acer Predator Helios 16

  • Design: Ultra-slim design and Mercury free, environment friendly
  • Display: 16.0″ IPS display with IPS, WQXGA 2560 x 1600, high-brightness
  • (500 nits) Acer ComfyView LED-backlit TFT LCD, supporting 240Hz
  • 16:10 aspect ratio, DCI-P3 100%, Wide viewing angle up to 170 degrees
  • CPU: Intel Core i9-13900HX processor; Mobile Intel HM770 PCH Chipset
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4080 with 12GB of dedicated GDDR6 VRAM
  • Memory: Dual-channel DDR5 SDRAM support; Up to 2x 16 GB of DDR5 system memory
  • Storage: 1 TB PCIe Gen4, 16 Gb/s, NVMe
  • Battery: : 90 Wh 4-cell Li-ion battery; 3-pin 330W 5.5 PHY AC adaptor
  • Battery life: Up to 4hrs
  • Custom-designed AeroBlade 3D Fans and liquid metal thermal grease for cooling.
  • Operating System: Windows 11 Home
  • Audio: DTS X, Acer Purified, Acer TrueHarmony
  • Webcam: 1080p HD video at 60fps; Dual Mic
  • Connectivity: Killer Wireless Wi-Fi 6E 1675i, Killer Ethernet E2600, Bluetooth v5.2
  • Security: TPM, BIOS user, Supervisor and HDD passwords
  • Ports: USB 3.2 Gen 1 port, Ethernet (RJ-45) port, MicroSD card reader, Headset/speaker jack, USB 3.2 Gen 2 port with power-off
    charging, USB 3.2 Gen 2 port, USB 3.2 Gen 2 port, Two USB Type-C ports
  • (Thunderbolt 4)
  • Keyboard: 103-/104-/107-key FineTip RGB Per-Key backlit keyboard, Multi-gesture touchpad
  • Dimensions: 357.78 (W) x 278.74 (D) x 24.9/26.9 (H) mm; Weight: 2.6kg
  • Warranty: 1 year

Pricing and availability

The Acer Predator Helios 16 is now available for purchase at Rs. 1,99,990 on and at Acer Exclusive Stores.

Sudhir Goel, Chief Business Officer, Acer, said:

The Predator Helios 16 is our most sophisticated gaming laptop so far. It features cutting-edge technology, superb performance, and a sleek design. We expect that the Predator Helios 16 will transform gaming and provide users with an incredible gaming experience. It is the ultimate powerhouse that gamers and content creators should strive for.