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Do any of these Helios 300 laptops come with a 144hz panel?

lordsettlerlordsettler Posts: 4Member New User
Acer Predator Helios 300 PH315-51-53MZ
Acer Predator Helios 300 PH315-51-50Y7

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  • JackEJackE Posts: 17,454ACE Trailblazer


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  • Red-SandRed-Sand Posts: 1,794ACE Pathfinder
    Yes both models come with 144hz panels BUT... you need to check with the seller in your country first.
    I have seen where the models list Helios 300's that should have 144hz panels but the sellers removed them prior to selling.
    In any case if from a legit vendor those models do indeed have 144hz screens.
    - Hotel Hero
  • Red-SandRed-Sand Posts: 1,794ACE Pathfinder
    JackE said:


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    Your still on this man?! Lmao
    The spec cut sheets have lots of things wrong with the information given on them.

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  • lordsettlerlordsettler Posts: 4Member New User
    Red-Sand said:
    Yes both models come with 144hz panels BUT... you need to check with the seller in your country first.
    I have seen where the models list Helios 300's that should have 144hz panels but the sellers removed them prior to selling.
    In any case if from a legit vendor those models do indeed have 144hz screens.
    Yeah, I'm buying it in Spain and most of them won't show its refresh rate. So I assume, they are 60hz.
  • lordsettlerlordsettler Posts: 4Member New User
    JackE said:


    --------Jack E/NJ
    Which laptop is that for?
  • Red-SandRed-Sand Posts: 1,794ACE Pathfinder
    Red-Sand said:
    Yes both models come with 144hz panels BUT... you need to check with the seller in your country first.
    I have seen where the models list Helios 300's that should have 144hz panels but the sellers removed them prior to selling.
    In any case if from a legit vendor those models do indeed have 144hz screens.
    Yeah, I'm buying it in Spain and most of them won't show its refresh rate. So I assume, they are 60hz.

    I would ask the seller because the specific models you posts are 144hz. If they sell you something with 60hz then its false advertising.
    - Hotel Hero
  • lordsettlerlordsettler Posts: 4Member New User
    Red-Sand said:
    Red-Sand said:
    Yes both models come with 144hz panels BUT... you need to check with the seller in your country first.
    I have seen where the models list Helios 300's that should have 144hz panels but the sellers removed them prior to selling.
    In any case if from a legit vendor those models do indeed have 144hz screens.
    Yeah, I'm buying it in Spain and most of them won't show its refresh rate. So I assume, they are 60hz.

    I would ask the seller because the specific models you posts are 144hz. If they sell you something with 60hz then its false advertising.
    Fair enough, do you know what's the difference between the 50Y7 and 53MZ?
  • Red-SandRed-Sand Posts: 1,794ACE Pathfinder
    Red-Sand said:
    Red-Sand said:
    Yes both models come with 144hz panels BUT... you need to check with the seller in your country first.
    I have seen where the models list Helios 300's that should have 144hz panels but the sellers removed them prior to selling.
    In any case if from a legit vendor those models do indeed have 144hz screens.
    Yeah, I'm buying it in Spain and most of them won't show its refresh rate. So I assume, they are 60hz.

    I would ask the seller because the specific models you posts are 144hz. If they sell you something with 60hz then its false advertising.
    Fair enough, do you know what's the difference between the 50Y7 and 53MZ?

    Hmmmmmmmm I do not since these are not given on the list of models in America.
    Although I have yet to see a 2018 model that comes at 60hz.

    Still your best bet and my advice is to contact the seller.
    Things like 50Y7 or 53MZ could mean specifications of the HDD installed or RAM amount etc.
    - Hotel Hero
  • xapimxapim Posts: 3,166ACE Pathfinder
    edited February 10
    Yup definitely it differs from shop/seller to seller and also countries so better always ask before buying and some shops do whatever they can to save some money by downgrading hardware don't let them con you but unless they have Acer seals to reseal it again (which some of them probably might have) the seals would come broken or even on a oem box never saw it but its possible i've seen them doing loads just to save money :p


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  • JackEJackE Posts: 17,454ACE Trailblazer
    JackE said:


    --------Jack E/NJ
    Which laptop is that for?

    PH315-51 GPU specs. If you get one that's better, then I'd hafta say you got one that's better than expected.   =) Jack E/NJ  
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