Acer Predator Helios 300 with 12th Gen Intel i7 is now under $1,000 in epic early Black Friday deal

Enjoy this epic deal and save $500 on this Acer Predator Helios gaming laptop
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Black Friday 2022 Acer's Predator Helios 300 gaming laptop just dropped in price by $500 in this big early Black Friday deal. If you've been shopping around for a powerful gaming laptop under $1,000, now's your chance. 

Right now, you can grab the Acer Predator Helios 300 with Intel Core i7 for $999.99 at Best Buy. That's an incredible price drop considering this gaming laptop would normally set you back $1,499.99. But today, you can save a whopping $500 on this stellar gaming laptop.

We’re tracking the best end-of-year discounts on must-have tech, and you can check out the latest bargain deals in our Black Friday laptop deals live blog. After an eye-catching gaming laptop under $1,000? Read on. 

Acer Predator Helios 300: $1,449.99 $999.99 @ Best Buy

Acer Predator Helios 300: <a href="" data-link-merchant=""">$1,449.99 $999.99 @ Best Buy
Save $500 on the gamer-ready Predator Helios 300 — its biggest markdown yet. Featuring a 15.6-inch, (1920 x 1280) 144Hz display, 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700H CPU, 16GB of DDR5 RAM, 512GB SSD, and an Nvidia RTX 3060 GPU with 6GB of dedicated memory. These potent specs don't come around often for under $1,000.

At just $999 at Best Buy, the Acer Predator Helios 300 is packed with potent specs that make it one of the best gaming laptops under $1,500, thanks to this deal. The Predator Helios 300 comes with a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1280) 144Hz display, 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700H CPU, 16GB of RAM, 512GB SSD, and an Nvidia RTX 3060 GPU with 6GB of dedicated video memory. That 144Hz ensures you will enjoy smooth, tear-free gaming. 

If you're looking to build a battle station, the Helios 300 has all the ports you need, as it comes with three USB-Type A ports, a USB-Type C  port, an Ethernet port, a ThunderBolt port, an HDMI port, a Mini Display port, and a combo audio jack. 

With a weight of 5.3 pounds, the Helios is a big betty ready for battle. It isn't every day a gaming laptop with a 12th Gen Intel Core i7 CPU and an Nvidia RTX 3060 GPU drops to below $1,000. On the hunt for more offers? Check out these brilliant early Black Friday deals

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