(Pocket-lint) - Gaming laptops are bigger business than ever before. Which is why Acer's Predator line-up is moving to 10th Gen Intel Core architecture for its 2020 laptop range.

The Acer Predator Helios 700 (which has a sliding keyboard USP), Predator Helios 300, and Predator Triton 300 (which aims at strong specs for an affordable price) now offer 10th Gen Intel Core i9 processors at the top-end of the spec, while graphics are available up to Nvidia RTX 2080 Super graphics.

The range will also offer 240Hz and 144Hz display options, bringing the super-fast refresh rate to the laptop form.

Perhaps most interesting of all, however, is that the Predator Helios 700 will debut Acer's PowerGem thermal cooling technology - a new material technology that was shown off at IFA 2019 to adsorb excess heat.

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Exact specifications will vary by choices and region, but here's the starting price of each laptop in its relevant regions:

Writing by Mike Lowe.