Comparison of Acer Predator Helios 700 PH717-51 (NH.Q4YEK.001) vs Alienware 17 R5 (J4CP6)
Comparison of Alienware 17 R5 (J4CP6) vs Acer Predator Helios 700 PH717-51 (NH.Q4YEK.001)

Acer Predator Helios 700 PH717-51 (NH.Q4YEK.001) vs Alienware 17 R5 (J4CP6)

Comparison summary

For performance Alienware 17 R5 has a lot better performing processor.

17 R5 has a higher resolution screen (Quad HD).

For displaying graphics Acer Predator Helios 700 PH717-51 has a faster graphics card.

For carrying Predator Helios 700 PH717-51 is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

17 R5 has more SSD storage.

Compare technical specifications of Acer Predator Helios 700 PH717-51 (NH.Q4YEK.001)
Compare technical specifications of Alienware 17 R5 (J4CP6)

Acer Predator Helios 700 PH717-51 (NH.Q4YEK.001)

Alienware 17 R5 (J4CP6)

Compare specifications

Acer Predator Helios 700 PH717-51 (NH.Q4YEK.001)Alienware 17 R5 (J4CP6)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7 SeriesIntel Core i9-8950HK
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
32gb32gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce RTX 2080GeForce GTX 1080
Screen size
17.3″17.3″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Quad HD (2560 x 1440 pixels)
Weight
4.1 kg4.42 kg
Size (length x width x height)
43 x 29.9 x 4.17 cm42.39 x 33.2 x 3 cm
(16.93 x 11.77 x 1.64 inches)(16.69 x 13.07 x 1.18 inches)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10 Home
Hard drives
2x 500gb SSD, 1000gb HDD250gb SSD, 1000gb HDD
Amazon.co.uk List Price
£3,699.97
Amazon.co.uk Lowest New Price
£3,499.99
Amazon.co.uk Lowest Used Price
£700.00
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Amazon.co.uk description

Acer Predator Helios 700 PH717-51 17.3-inch Gaming Laptop - (Intel Core i9-9980K, 32GB RAM, 2 x 512GB SSD in RAID and 1TB HDD, Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080, Full HD 144Hz Display, Windows 10, Black)

The first of its kind - the RGB-lit HyperDrift keyboard slides out, opening the path to greater performance and direct access to the custom-engineered cooling technology

The WASD keys are truly unique and will change how you play with keyboard and mouse

Like a gamepad's analogue joystick, this allows you to increase pressure on the key gradually to gain control over the precise speed of your character or car

This machine was built with a high-octane purpose, with a 9th Gen Intel Core i7 Processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 at the helm, finding something it can't handle becomes a real challenge

Speed is at the core of this laptop with the display leading the charge

Alienware 17 R5 17.3 Inch Gaming Laptop (Black) Intel Core i9-8950HK, 32 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD + 1 TB HDD, QHD 120 Hz TN+WVA, 400-Nits NVIDIA G-SYNC, Nvidia GTX 1080 8 GB, Windows Home

Materials such as anodized aluminium, magnesium alloy, steel-reinforcements, and copper thermal management to ensure a level of stiffness, rigidity, thinness

Upgraded Thermal Technology (Alienware Cryo-Tech V20) with 50% thinner blades and a vapour chamber on the CPU It still features its oversized fin stacks for increased cooling benefits

Over 80 quadrillion lighting combinations via 13 unique programmable lighting zones with up to 20 distinct colours

Tobii Eye-tracking configurations support features ranging from intelligent system presence detection, power and security management

Includes 3 USB 30 ports, includes 1 Thunderbolt 3 Port (USB Type-C with support for SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps, 40Gbps Thunderbolt, and DisplayPort)