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 • 2 409

  • Douman Seiman
    Douman Seiman  3 hours back

    Alienware : "bwouuuuuuuu"

    • Louis Oliveros
      Louis Oliveros  3 hours back

      That laugh AHAHAHA

      • Gulshan Kumar
        Gulshan Kumar  3 hours back

        it makes that much only when put to turbo mode

        • ImTheTrashMan
          ImTheTrashMan  4 hours back

          At quick glance i thought his youtube name was linus touch tips

          • Paolo Landayan
            Paolo Landayan  5 hours back

            You should do a review on the 2019 Helios 300 15".

            • Goran Pintaric
              Goran Pintaric  5 hours back

              How is it possible to be that annoying Alex? Please, share your wisdom. Also, why did you spend so much time on that set? And what’s the deal with the green suits? I understand that this is a show, but please, get down to earth!

              • Hus 9
                Hus 9  6 hours back

                Asus Mothership is till the better design

                • HarleyAMV
                  HarleyAMV  10 hours back

                  "The screens too far away"
                  No shit... Move closer dumbass!

                  • Luke skywalker The Starfleet commander

                    How well does Linux work on that?

                    • Tom Kraayenbrink
                      Tom Kraayenbrink  11 hours back

                      13.9% airflow increase with that much more space seems pretty minimal.

                      • Anthony Eroukov
                        Anthony Eroukov  12 hours back

                        Please do a laptop roundup for back to school!

                        • Jhon Shephard
                          Jhon Shephard  14 hours back

                          About this keyboard and the sound, I think Acer needs to remember that people use these Gaming Laptops for work/school as well, particularly ML, simulation development(NOT games), VR development/demos and other GPU related tasks. HP, MSI and Razer remembers this and actually build stuff you can take out in a professional environment.

                          • Noa Animations
                            Noa Animations  16 hours back

                            4:24 To give you another idea:
                            The laptop on the right is about 50db and the Acer helios is 60bd. It's a 10db difference. Since sound "loudness" doubles each 10 decibles this woud sound twice as loud.
                            For example 100db isn't 2X as loud as 50db but 32X louder

                            • Alperen Kitapçı
                              Alperen Kitapçı  17 hours back

                              Why did info_player_start just appear on my screen?

                              • rkl08551
                                rkl08551  18 hours back

                                for ga(y)mers ...

                                • michael jeacock
                                  michael jeacock  18 hours back

                                  HE HAD FRIENDS ON THAT DEATH STAR!

                                  • plazasta
                                    plazasta  18 hours back

                                    I love everything about this video, oh my god THIS IS GLORIOUS

                                    Please please please make more videos like this

                                    • Lorin Arnold
                                      Lorin Arnold  19 hours back

                                      What's the deal with the green gimp suit? Is LTX migrating from YouTube to Pornhub?

                                      Alex dressed as a stormtrooper somehow seems normal.

                                      • thomas yandell
                                        thomas yandell  19 hours back

                                        he better get a pay raise for doing a review in a storm trooper outfit.

                                        • hardrivethrutown
                                          hardrivethrutown  20 hours back

                                          This is the sort of thing I'd design

                                          • Dylan Layman
                                            Dylan Layman  20 hours back

                                            it works damn good, REBEL SCUM!!!

                                            • swgeezer
                                              swgeezer  21 hours back


                                              • Tay Gumi
                                                Tay Gumi  21 hours back

                                                How does it compare to an MacBookPro lappy for an Content RE:Creator ?

                                                • Tay Gumi
                                                  Tay Gumi  21 hours back

                                                  Those Temps, I think that's Liquidmetal or so? :S

                                                  • Isaac Young
                                                    Isaac Young  22 hours back

                                                    Here's an idea.. a gaming tablet.. basically the laptop but no keyboard or touch pad.. what gamer really wants to use a laptop keyboard anyways. I'd rather show up to a lan party with my own keyboard, mouse, and then a transportable all-in-one pc with monitor that i just plug into Ethernet and get to gaming..

                                                    • Bernie Bro
                                                      Bernie Bro  23 hours back

                                                      I wish the cheap plastic costume rubbing sounds would stop

                                                      • Animiles
                                                        Animiles  23 hours back

                                                        My problem with laptops is that the keyboard is too close or the screen too far away.. I don't want to get the keyboard even closer....

                                                        • I love arts
                                                          I love arts  23 hours back

                                                          Acer: hey can you guys review our new laptop!?

                                                          Linus: Yes but first a word from are sponsor!

                                                          • SummersByCIDER
                                                            SummersByCIDER  23 hours back

                                                            i like the Gumpert Apollo :S

                                                            • Wrathlon
                                                              Wrathlon  24 hours back

                                                              WHAT IN THE BLUE FUCK IS GOING ON IN THIS VIDEO ITS INSANE WHY ARE WE IGNORING THIS?

                                                              • Kiwi YT
                                                                Kiwi YT  24 hours back

                                                                Yay new person.

                                                                • Luciano Proença
                                                                  Luciano Proença  1 days back

                                                                  why the retard suits?

                                                                  • Teo Faot
                                                                    Teo Faot  1 days back

                                                                    The video edit on this one is extremely on point. Damn good.

                                                                    • rjsmith2007
                                                                      rjsmith2007  1 days back

                                                                      That 90s computer lab throw back fan sound.

                                                                      • OGT Gaming
                                                                        OGT Gaming  1 days back

                                                                        4k dollar wtf, imagine the desktop pc u get for that amount of greens....^^

                                                                        • cxsian
                                                                          cxsian  1 days back

                                                                          it said turbo..ITS LOUD BECAUSE ITS ON TURBO

                                                                          • Courtney minard
                                                                            Courtney minard  1 days back

                                                                            Why did they only use probationers for the demo shots?

                                                                            • steazye
                                                                              steazye  1 days back


                                                                              Stop right there.

                                                                              • jamcdonald120
                                                                                jamcdonald120  1 days back

                                                                                5:30 GOD DAMN F***ING FINALLY!

                                                                                • Hoch134
                                                                                  Hoch134  1 days back

                                                                                  If they make a prototype like this, I'd wish they would really take high efforts in order to build the best machine possible. Huge tests, different designs, etc.
                                                                                  I really like the idea of this, but it just doesn't seem to be well thought.

                                                                                  • m4rsianer
                                                                                    m4rsianer  1 days back

                                                                                    I like the Gumpert Apollo.
                                                                                    Feels more like a Racecar then a Supercar sitting in this thing.

                                                                                    • Paul Stubbs
                                                                                      Paul Stubbs  1 days back

                                                                                      Set's wierd, whats all that tape over the IBM/Space invaders monitor........

                                                                                      • Akasuki
                                                                                        Akasuki  1 days back

                                                                                        Can you put an exhaust to a laptop ? haha

                                                                                        • Matt Evans
                                                                                          Matt Evans  1 days back

                                                                                          It's still dumb even if it works. It's just dumb and also happens to work.

                                                                                          • Clous von
                                                                                            Clous von  1 days back

                                                                                            Badasssss but way to expensive

                                                                                            • Christian Ivanov
                                                                                              Christian Ivanov  1 days back

                                                                                              ok but a gumpert appolo is better than most ferraris

                                                                                              • TheReal_ist
                                                                                                TheReal_ist  2 days back

                                                                                                Another gaming laptop with a num pad. For fucks sake NO ONE WANTS THIS SHIT. We want a good spaced keyboard for gaming and typing, none of us are the cubicle cucks who have no life. And are forced to use a num pad for like 90% of there work load. '

                                                                                                Get this shit out of here.

                                                                                                • loopygordo
                                                                                                  loopygordo  2 days back

                                                                                                  Wish I had this 3 years ago lol my msi fucking burns my wrist if I don't put a pad under it while I play