Acer Predator Triton 900 i7-9750H RTX 2080 Mobile 32GB RAM 1.0TB SSD 4K review, including today's price to performance
Laptop announced date: 5th February 2020
Last reviewed: 5th February 2020
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Today's gaming laptop review, for the Acer Predator Triton 900 i7-9750H RTX 2080 Mobile 32GB RAM 1.0TB SSD 4K, will be taking a good look at how well its price compares to the hardware we find inside it. We will also have a look at the type of gaming performance it gets when running today’s more demanding games and help you judge if this is a gaming laptop that is worth your cash.
Is the Acer Predator Triton 900 i7-9750H RTX 2080 Mobile 32GB RAM 1.0TB SSD 4K good as a gaming laptop? Excellent
Processor - This Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz processor in the laptop is an excellent gaming CPU choice for 2020 gaming. Loaded up with plenty of processor cores, this CPU has 6, which is excellent for AAA gaming that wants extra cores for processing.
Graphics Card - This laptop has an excellent choice of graphics card for modern AAA games during 2020. With 8GB of VRAM available to the GPU, this graphics solution doesn’t have to worry about a shortage, when it comes to modern AAA gaming, making it an excellent choice..
System Memory - The 32GB of RAM found in this laptop is an excellent quantity to deal with the requirements of 2020 AAA gaming.
Screen Size - This laptop’s 17.3" panel size is excellent for 2020 gaming. It helps you see in game detail and feel like you have room to move your mouse about. This amount of physical space is certainly not essential but it will make this a viable laptop for gaming on the move.
Refresh Rate - If you want a gaming laptop then aim for a refresh rate that is more than 60Hz. If you don't clearly see the advertised laptops screen refresh rate then assume it is 60Hz. This would mean that the laptop will be capped at 60FPS when running games. The higher the refresh rate and the FPS then the smoother the game plays as it delivers more images a second to your screen and makes movement feel more responsive in game. This laptop can be picked up with a refresh rate of 144Hz option. It is an excellent gamers choice for screen refresh rates.
GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile graphics card gaming performance in the Acer Predator Triton 900 i7-9750H RTX 2080 Mobile 32GB RAM 1.0TB SSD 4K laptop
No two laptops are the same. But one of the primary gaming laptop components is of course the graphics card. Often a slightly weaker mobile solution, when compared to its desktop equivalent. Today we will consider this laptop's hardware, when running modern popular and sometimes demanding games, like Cyberpunk 2077, Assassins Creed: Valhalla and Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War which will help us know if this mobile graphics card and the overall laptop hardware is considered a good price to performance point. We consider it running these titles at its native 4K resolution, and at Ultra video settings. This laptop has the GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile in it. Of the 500 most demanding games around today this graphics card is capable of running 500 games at minimum system requirements and 492 games at their recommended system requirements.
Comparing Acer Predator Triton 900 i7-9750H RTX 2080 Mobile 32GB RAM 1.0TB SSD 4K to today’s best price to performance laptop ranges
We really want to see how the Acer Predator Triton 900 i7-9750H RTX 2080 Mobile 32GB RAM 1.0TB SSD 4K will compare across all permutations of the Predator Triton 900 model range. This will give us a good sense of how well it sits in terms of cost to performance within its own lineup, and will better help us decide if this laptop represents good value to us today.
P2P rating of 4.3 today the Acer Predator Triton 900 i7-9750H RTX 2080 Mobile 32GB RAM 1.0TB SSD 4K. Our value to performance rating score will auto adjust as new hardware capability improves and prices drop. With a number of Predator Triton 900 laptops in the model lineup this particular variant places at the 1st position for Price to Performance value. Laptops closer to the top place (1st) are value gaming laptop options that deliver the best performance for the laptop price.
Show Laptop Specifications
Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz
GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile
32GB DDR4 2666MHz
17.3" 3840x2160 (4K)
Available refresh rates: 144Hz
3x USB 3.0
Acer Predator Triton 900 i7-9750H RTX 2080 Mobile 32GB RAM 1.0TB SSD 4K model range price to performance comparison table
Looking outside of this range lets us compare the Price to Performance rating of the very best laptops we have listed. Today's top laptop model for P2P is the ASUS TUF A15 R7 4800H GTX 1660 Ti 16GB RAM 512GB M.2 and the price we have for it is $985.33. Our Acer Predator Triton 900 i7-9750H RTX 2080 Mobile 32GB RAM 1.0TB SSD 4K laptop’s price to performance is 263%worse when comparing it with the top laptop, purely on a performance for money basis, and as we know lots of things go into our decision when choosing the right laptop for us. The 2nd best model for Price to Performance ratings today is the Acer Nitro 5 2020 R5 4600H GTX 1650 Mobile 16GB RAM 512GB M.2. It’s price is listed as $858.54. Comparing our Predator Triton 900 laptop on its P2P shows our review model to have 237%worse Price to Performance score when compared against the 2nd best laptop range for P2P.
How does the Acer Predator Triton 900 i7-9750H RTX 2080 Mobile 32GB RAM 1.0TB SSD 4K laptop compare to the best CPU performance focused laptops and today’s most popular games?
If you are looking for a strong CPU focused laptop then let's compare this Predator Triton 900 laptop with the top CPU performance focused laptop available today and see how it compares. We will choose the ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14 R9 4900HS RTX 2060 Mobile 16GB RAM 1.0TB M.2 1440p laptop for our CPU comparison tests as that laptop currently has the best CPU in it at the cheapest laptop price. Its CPU is the Ryzen 9 4900HS 8-Core 3.0GHz which we will compare to our review laptop’s Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz processor. Our performance comparison shows the top end laptop CPU to be 43%better in performance compared to our laptop’s processor.
A snapshot today of performance for our processor, we can currently see it beating 466 of the 500 most demanding games available right now. This is considering their recommended system requirements. For a the top 500 Minimum system specs this is 499 games.
Today’s games are getting more demanding so let's see how our gaming laptop performs against their recommended cpu system requirements. First off we have the Assassins Creed: Valhalla which currently our Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz is 24%better next let's see how well it runs against Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War. We can see it is 26%better. Ok finally lets see it against Cyberpunk 2077. Here our laptop is 24%better.
How does the Acer Predator Triton 900 i7-9750H RTX 2080 Mobile 32GB RAM 1.0TB SSD 4K laptop compare to the best graphics card performance focused laptops and today’s most popular games?
Now lets see how well our review laptop holds up compared against graphical performance with the top performing GPU laptop available today. A good laptop to compare against, that is GPU focused, would be the MSI GT76 Titan i9-10900K RTX 2080 64GB RAM 2.0TB M.2 4K. This showcases one of the laptops for the current cheapest price, while still housing one of the most powerful laptop GPUs. It comes with a GeForce RTX 2080 Super 8GB graphics card slotted inside it, which can deliver 16%better performance when compared to our GPU, GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile from our review laptop.
The GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile Graphics Card found in this machine can currently run 492 games of the top 500 most demanding games right now. This is basically how many recommended game system requirements our laptop GPU beats in performance today, but we will update this figure as new games come out. This is 500 games when looking at beating minimum system requirements.
Today’s games are getting more demanding so let's see how our gaming laptop performs against their recommended gpu system requirements. First off we have the Assassins Creed: Valhalla which currently our GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile is 59%better next let's see how well it runs against Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War. We can see it is 48%better. Ok finally lets see it against Cyberpunk 2077. Here our laptop is 59%better.
Today's Best Priced Mouse and Headset for Acer Predator Triton 900 i7-9750H RTX 2080 Mobile 32GB RAM 1.0TB SSD 4K laptop
A well priced gaming mouse at the moment, that will go nicely with the Acer Predator Triton 900 i7-9750H RTX 2080 Mobile 32GB RAM 1.0TB SSD 4K, is the Kayinuo M738 Gaming Mouse 3200DPI wired 6 Buttons. Today it is priced at $11.99. We have seen this mouse lower its price during these past couple of weeks by $38, which is part of the reason we are considering it as a good option for this laptop. Our lowest price tracked for this mouse was marked down at $11.99, which we spotted on 15th Aug 2020.
We price track a number of good value gaming headset and the one that currently stands out is the HyperX Cloud Stinger, which is currently available for $30.99. Checking our records our lowest tracked price for this headset was on 12th Mar 2020, which had it priced at $25.98.