ASUS TUF 506 vs Acer Helios 300 Comparison

This ASUS TUF 506 vs Acer Helios 300 post compares the 2019 Helios PH315-52-78VL with 256GB storage (not the one with 512GB SSD) and the TUF506IV-AS76 configuration model.

The Acer Helios 300 and the 2020 ASUS TUF A15 are both great gaming laptops with a great performance-price ratio (around 1K).

However, in terms of appearance and internal hardware, they both have unique designs and different features.

In this post, we will point out examples of the differences between the two.

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PH315-52-710B with 1660 Ti & i7-9750H Review

Acer Helios PH315-52-710B review

First Impression of PH315-52-710B

For the appearance, this PH315-52-710B looks pretty much the same with its predecessors, but in a blue-ish theme. On the solid cover, you will see the blue logo on it. This Acer Predator’s logo is surrounded by the two lines from each side. This LED logo will light up whenever your computer is on.

The PH315-52-710B blue logo is lighting up
The PH315-52-710B logo

This design looks more refreshing compared to the previous black and red overrated color lines with its predecessors.

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A515-54-59W2 with Intel Core i5-10210U Review

Acer Aspire 5 Slim Laptop, 15.6″ Full HD IPS Display, 10th Gen Intel Core i5-10210U, 8GB DDR4, 256GB PCIe NVMe SSD, Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201 802.11ax, Fingerprint Reader, Backlit KB, A515-54-59W2, Silver review this Acer 15″ laptop with newest i5 CPU.

The short summary of this A515-54-59W2 review is highlighting that this laptop does not have GPU, which means, you cannot have a maximal gaming experience with it.

So are you looking for an Acer laptop that has the latest Intel i5 CPU? If yes, read on to see how its CPU will perform. This A515-54-59W2 model clearly isn’t a high-end portable computer but for this price range, it is worth your consideration.

For a high-end laptop, consider the LG Gram 17 inch the newest version, or this ExpertBook from ASUS which has smaller screen size.

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Acer R240HY bidx 23.8 Acer 24 inch monitor – Con(s)

Acer R240HY bidx 23.8-Inch IPS HDMI DVI VGA (1920 x 1080) Widescreen Monitor – Acer 24 inch monitor review

Acer R240HY bidx Design

To avoid wasting time, let’s start with design, this monitor has zero frame design, which means a very thin bezel. The monitor case is made from glossy plastic material with the Acer logo in the top left corner on the backside.

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Acer Predator Helios 300 GTX 1660 Ti PH315-52-78VL 2019 Review

Acer Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop PC, 15.6″ Full HD 144Hz 3ms IPS Display, Intel i7-9750H, GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB, 16GB DDR4, 256GB NVMe SSD, Backlit Keyboard, PH315-52-78VL is a pure performer.

Acer Predator Helios 300 GTX 1660 Ti 2019 PH315-52-78VL is the improved model of Acer Predator 15 inch lines.

Acer PH315-52-78VL model
Acer PH315-52-78VL model

In the box, this laptop will be well packed and protected by the styrofoams. Then you will also discover the user manual, service and warranty cards, some papers. Some of these are containing your device’s information about drivers, etc. They really take care of the packaging.

Other than those, you will also get hard drive brackets, just in case you want to upgrade your laptop.

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Acer Aspire 5 Ryzen 5 3500U A515-43-R5RE “NO” SD CARD Slot?

Acer Aspire 5 Slim Laptop, 15.6″ Full HD IPS Display, AMD Ryzen 5 3500U, Vega 8 Graphics, 8GB DDR4, 256GB SSD, Backlit Keyboard, Windows 10 Home, A515-43-R5RE Acer Aspire 5 Ryzen 5 model

This isn’t a computer for gaming or high powered programs..Read the full review now.

We are going to start this Acer Aspire 5 a515-43 review by emphasizing that you will want to check out special gamings laptops like Acer Nitro or Asus Helios Predator. That is if you want to get a laptop that plays heavy games. But if you are one of the gamers on budgets, read along.

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Acer Spin 3 Convertible Laptop, 14″ Full HD IPS Touch, SP314-53N-77AJ

Acer Spin 3 Convertible Laptop, 14″ Full HD IPS Touch, 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8565U, 16GB DDR4, 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD, Backlit KB, Fingerprint Reader, Rechargeable Active Stylus, SP314-53N-77AJ is more than a standard laptop!


Acer Spin 3 14 Inch Convertible Laptop technical specs

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Main DetailsSpecs
Operating SystemWindows 10
Processor:8th Generation Intel Core i7-8565U Processor – up to 4.6GHz
Memory:16GB DDR4 RAM (Memory)
Graphics:4GB GDDR5 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650
Storage:512GB PCIe NVMe SSD
Screen:14-inch Full-HD Widescreen LED-backlit IPS Multi-Touch Convertible Display (1080p)
Stylus:Rechargeable Active Stylus, thin 0.38″ Bezel, dual Front Facing Speakers.
Peripherals:A Headphone jack, 802.11ac, Wi-Fi feature, HDMI 1.4b, Bluetooth 5.0, USB-3 type A, USB-2
Battery Life:up to 12 Hours
Thickness & Weight:Just 0.78″ Thin, 3.75lbs

What the Acer Spin 3 14 Inch Laptop has and doesn’t have?

Things that the Acer Spin 3 does not have is the numeric keyboard. That is because if it had one, it will sacrifice the portability, the keys would be cramped, and the body will have to be larger, it wouldn’t be compact in size.

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