It’s Not Dumb if it Works – Acer Helios 700 Review

  • Published: 13 August 2019
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    The Acer Helios 700 has some... interesting design decisions - making this one of the weirdest laptops we've ever tested... while also one of the fastest.

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Comments • 2 542

  • Orange Juice
    Orange Juice  7 hours back

    no thin bezels. instant denial

    • fellpower
      fellpower  15 hours back

      Your not telling the truth. The Helios 700 CAN be queit, if u know, what u do...thats it

      • xStylxr
        xStylxr  22 hours back

        who the fk thought putting a guy in a green suit would be a good idea?

        • EVOLICIOUS
          EVOLICIOUS  1 days back

          Oh no, a quiet fan noise is occurring while I'm wearing headphones, whatever am I going to do?
          People complaining about sound are retarded. Same goes for people that complain about RGB. Literally no one cares. You buy a gaming laptop for the performance, not the aesthetics.

          • Evan Yoohoo
            Evan Yoohoo  2 days back

            Is there anything imperfect about the Segway?

            • Voc gaming
              Voc gaming  2 days back

              It's so loud and the cpu get above 90°C so no from me.

              • Stephen S
                Stephen S  2 days back

                A convertible laptop. Cool.

                • L3N1NVEVO
                  L3N1NVEVO  2 days back

                  Wow. Jay from red letter media hit a new low. Working part time as a tech geek.

                  • Hank
                    Hank  2 days back

                    This video is horrible. I say that as a long time LTT fan. The trooper suit doesn't make up for it.

                    • ViralTaco
                      ViralTaco  3 days back

                      Will it run minecraft?

                      • dawson gamblin
                        dawson gamblin  3 days back

                        "tHe KeYboaRD iS HaRD tO TypE WitH" really ? who the fuck types in games. it's not like you're gonna get that to write a 2000 page series novel or something the keys are hard to press cause they don't want you hitting the wrong button while gaming.

                        • pleappleappleap
                          pleappleappleap  3 days back

                          I'd much rather have the Gumpert.

                          • Devansh Jangid
                            Devansh Jangid  3 days back

                            We can outrun bullets if we Naruto run, also this keyboard is kinda bad......

                            • HONDA RULES
                              HONDA RULES  4 days back

                              That car comparison made no sense because a gumpert is fast af you should've said a Corvette or something lol

                            • Lawrence Lao
                              Lawrence Lao  4 days back

                              Alex you made an error stating its a sliding asus keyboard. Who edits these videos?

                              • Maalek Getchell
                                Maalek Getchell  4 days back

                                Linus Tech Community! I need a travel laptop to edit in premiere pro and raw camera files in photoshop. Do you guys have suggestions?

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                                                  • Srijae Datta
                                                    Srijae Datta  4 days back

                                                    Ugly looking laptop AF.... powerful though

                                                    • Ralph Mubs
                                                      Ralph Mubs  4 days back

                                                      Can you review the lenovo y540 ?

                                                      • lucas carter
                                                        lucas carter  4 days back

                                                        I love the crazy set, you guys should have more of these. it fits your content a lot better than a kitchen lol

                                                        • Ramon Lewis
                                                          Ramon Lewis  5 days back

                                                          They stuffed up by putting glass in that area instead of just leaving it all mesh and having bigger slower moving fans! As per usual Acer is a non-buy for gaming!!!

                                                          • Just Pugs
                                                            Just Pugs  5 days back

                                                            Too bad that acer laptops starts to crash after a year

                                                            • TheRobMozza
                                                              TheRobMozza  5 days back

                                                              Loving the storm trooper suit... Want one!

                                                              • Cedric Villani
                                                                Cedric Villani  5 days back


                                                                • Ally
                                                                  Ally  5 days back

                                                                  None of this matters considering it's an Acer and the mainboard will crap out after a year anyway.

                                                                  • Stingy Mcpain
                                                                    Stingy Mcpain  5 days back

                                                                    Best gaming laptop

                                                                    • niamaru2
                                                                      niamaru2  5 days back

                                                                      No availability for it apparently... Guess Acer had reservations about it

                                                                      • sadomasothebest
                                                                        sadomasothebest  5 days back

                                                                        this laptop has 1power brick which wins for me against dell with 2

                                                                        • hekk_tech
                                                                          hekk_tech  5 days back

                                                                          "Are you reading script?" -german philosofer

                                                                          • g 33z
                                                                            g 33z  5 days back

                                                                            Video with Alex - UPVOTE

                                                                            • Kai Fulci
                                                                              Kai Fulci  6 days back

                                                                              I'd still be impressed if any of my friends rolled up in a gumpert apollo tbh. That is an 800,000 dollar car.

                                                                              • RaYnoXu
                                                                                RaYnoXu  6 days back

                                                                                How are you playing doom eternal when its not released yet??

                                                                                • John Belli
                                                                                  John Belli  6 days back

                                                                                  I wear contacts, the extra distance would actually be good for me; I might not need my reading glasses.

                                                                                  • TheVnom
                                                                                    TheVnom  6 days back

                                                                                    Really awesome props, that felt wild for an informative video

                                                                                    • Zes
                                                                                      Zes  6 days back

                                                                                      no such thing as dumb or work or not, cepuxitx, think, do any no matter what and any s ok

                                                                                      • Jan Käferböck
                                                                                        Jan Käferböck  6 days back

                                                                                        Can you build a pc with parts only from WISH

                                                                                        • BloodyIron
                                                                                          BloodyIron  6 days back

                                                                                          What's going on with this set and your costume. I'm confused but also entertained

                                                                                          • fatmanosu
                                                                                            fatmanosu  6 days back

                                                                                            I want people to cosplay for all videos.

                                                                                            • Owen Lam
                                                                                              Owen Lam  6 days back

                                                                                              Bad analogy Alex. The Gumpert Apollo is way cooler, better, more rare and, not to mention, faster than majority of the Ferraris.

                                                                                              • Scott Schopf
                                                                                                Scott Schopf  7 days back

                                                                                                Ok nice segue way.