Acer held a presentation today on which a number of new products presented. They hit the updated game laptops of the Predator series, as well as game desktops under the same brand and Nitro 50 series. All new items received fresh Intel Core 11th generation processors, as well as new graphic accelerators NVIDIA GeForce RTX 30th series.
Undoubtedly, the star of the announcement has become a completely new model of the Acer Predator Triton 500 SE game laptop. A novelty represents a kind of enlarged version of Predator Triton 300 SE, presented at CES 2021 at the beginning of this year. The manufacturer offers different processors for Predator Triton 500 SE, up to the Intel Core i9 model Tiger Lake-H series. As the maximum version of the graphic subsystem, GeForce RTX 3080 Laptop GPU is declared for this laptop. In addition, the Predator Triton 500 SE model can be equipped up to 64 GB of RAM standard DDR4-3200 and NVME-drive with a volume of up to 4 TB.
The laptop received a 16-inch display with the aspect ratio of 16:10, support for the permission of Full HD and the update frequency up to 240 Hz. Such a set of features is available only for IPS panels. However, as an ACER option also offers a display with a refresh rate of 165 Hz and an option with a backlit panel MINI LED.
The company also updated the 17-inch model of the Predator Helios 500 game laptop. The eventable laptop received the latest high-performance Intel generation processors Tiger Lake-H, as well as NVIDIA graphic accelerators. Here, you can also make a choice in favor of the Intel Core i9 processor with an unlocked multiplier, as well as the GeForce RTX 3080 Laptop GPU video card. In addition to the MINI LED backlit option, the manufacturer offers a laptop screen with a full HD resolution, conventional LED backlight, but with a high frequency of 360 Hz update.
In the desktop segment, the company introduced two new items: Predator Orion 3000 and Nitro 50. For the first model, only one version of the processor and the video card – Intel Core i7 (Rocket Lake-S) and GeForce RTX 3070. However, the buyer will have the opportunity to choose the desired RAM and permanent memory. The choice of the NVME-drive is available to 1 TB and a hard disk with a volume of up to 3 TB, as well as up to 64 GB of DDR4-3200 RAM.
The Desktop of the Nitro 50 series offers a wider processor selection. The novelty can be equipped with either the latest Intel Core i7 generation Rocket Lake-S, or AMD processors of the Ryzen 5000 series, right up to the Ryzen model 9 5900. However, the selection of the graphics subsystem is limited to an even less productive GeForce RTX 3060 Ti. For the desktops of this series, the same variants of the volume of RAM and constant memory are offered as for Predator Orion 3000.
Among the presented laptops, a new model Predator Triton 500 SE will appear on sale. From today, a laptop can be found in Best Buy stores, and from the next month it will appear in other stores. The starting price of the model will be $ 1749. New desktops ACER will go on sale in July. The initial cost of the model Predator Orion 3000 will be $ 1199. The model of the Acer Nitro 50 game PC on the Intel base will be asked from $ 949. The price of the model based on AMD has not yet been voiced.
The flagship gaming laptop Predator Helios 500 will be available in August. Its price will be from $ 2499.