Acer Predator 17 X (GX-792-703D) Ultimate Gaming Laptop General Review

Acer Predator 17 X (GX-792-703D) is for hard-core gamers. This is a powerful machine with ultimate specifications which you won't find normally. Lets see this ultimate gaming laptop's general review.

This is a powerhouse with very powerful processor, very high RAM, storage and high-end GPU. This is not a normal gaming laptop. 7th Generation Intel Core i7-7820HK processor can go up to 3.9 GHz and when this processor is combined with 32 GB of DDR4 RAM, you won't see any lag while playing high-graphic games. Ands that's an ultimate combination for gaming laptops.

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SSD drive of this laptop is more than a normal SSD storage. This model comes with 512 GB SSD storage with RAID 0 configuration. Simply, this storage drive provides an increase in performance by writing the same data on to different storage disks. So, more performance than normal SSD storage drive. With that 512 GB, you can enjoy 1 TB HDD @ 7200 RPM storage drive too.

And the important spec to consider in a gaming laptop is its GPU. This model features NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 with 8 GB of dedicated GDDR5X VRAM. GTX 1080 GPU is a high-end graphic card which lets you to play high-graphic games in high settings. This is also a VR Ready GPU, so you can play VR games without any issues. This is the ultimate high-end GPU to feature in a gaming laptop. Overall, these specs are perfect for playing high-graphic video games in high settings for many hours.

Gaming laptops should have good cooling system. This model features tipple-fan cooling system with AeroBlade fan near GPU. So, more cooling to CPU and GPU with less noise. Predator SoundPound for high quality audio from the speakers, programmable RGB backlit keyboard, Killer DoubleShot Pro connectivity and also features Thunderbolt 3 port.

We talked about everything but not its display. This model comes with Full HD display which may be less for most of the gamers. So, if you feel that this Full HD display is somewhat less for you, go for Acer Predator 17 X (GX-792-77BL) model.

This Acer Predator 17 X (GX-792-77BL) model is completely similar to the model we are reviewing in specifications, design and features, but only differ in display resolution. Acer Predator 17 X (GX-792-77BL) model features 17.3 inch UHD resolution, which is more than Full HD display. So, if you want more display resolution, go for Acer Predator 17 X (GX-792-77BL). Or else go for this Acer Predator 17 X (GX-792-703D) model.

Acer Predator 17 X (GX-792-77BL)

Both these models weigh around 10 pounds, so don't even think of carrying it around.


Acer Predator 17 X (GX-792-703D) and Acer Predator 17 X (GX-792-77BL)
Display 17.3 inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) IPS LED display (GX-792-703D)
17.3 inch UHD (3840 x 2160) IPS LED display (GX-792-77BL)
Processor 7th Generation 2.9 GHz Intel Core i7-7820HK (can go up to 3.9 GHz)
Storage 512 GB SSD RAID 0 Configuration
1 TB HDD @ 7200 RPM
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 with 8 GB of dedicated GDDR5X VRAM
Webcam HD Camera
Audio Four stereo speakers
Combo headphone Jack
Dolby Audio surround sound
Wireless Connectivity Killer Wireless-AC 1535 802.11ac Wi-Fi featuring 2x2 MU-MIMO technology
Built-in Bluetooth V4.1
Interface One COMBO audio jack
One Display Port
Four USB 3.0 port
One Thunderbolt 3 port
One Killer Ethernet E2400 (RJ45) LAN Jack
One SD Card Reader
Battery 8-cell Li-ion Battery (6000 mAh) (Up to 3 hours Battery Life)
Dimensions 16.65 x 12.66 x 1.77 inches
Weight Approx. 10 pounds (Both Models)
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These are ultimate specifications to get in a gaming laptop. Both models feature latest and top processor, very high RAM, ultimate storage and GPU. If you can afford around $2700 or $3000. these are for you.

If you can't afford that much amount, you can choose a budget-friendly gaming laptop from Gaming Laptop's section.