Acer Predator Triton 500 (2020) Review | 300Hz, RTX 2080 Super Beast



Review of Acer’s Predator Triton 500 gaming laptop, updated for 2020 with an RTX 2080 Super GPU, 10th generation Intel Core i7 H-Series chipset and 300Hz display. Forget an unboxing, here’s a full review after a week of testing the Triton 500’s chops with a games onslaught, plus benchmark for good measure.

Acer’s 15-inch laptop is one of the beefiest around the £2500 price point thanks to its 2080 Super smarts and that powerful Intel platform. The specs are best in class, while the FHD IPS display impresses with accurate colours and sharp contrast. That 300Hz panel is one of few to be found on a gaming laptop in 2020, and it’s certainly a match for those meaty components.

I’ve reviewed quite a few of Acer’s gamer notebooks and certainly the cheaper Helios 300 and those Nitro options offer strong value for cash. But if you have a bit of extra money and want the best performance around, with a next-gen screen to match, the Predator Triton 500 2020 edition is definitely a worthy…