By Yue Lynn
Summoning your gaming strength clearly needs a whole lotta money…
To feed gamers’ thirstiness for top notch gaming products, Acer Malaysia has once again got their backs by expanding their impressive Predator Gaming line with new additions: the powerful and thin Predator Triton 700 laptop, curved screen Predator X34P and Z35P gaming monitors, Predator Galea 500 gaming headset and Predator Cestus 500 mouse. On top of that, Acer Malaysia also unveiled something else that is probably outta many people’s league – the Predator Orion 9000, touted as “the Quad GPU, 18-Core CPU Extreme Platform for New Level of AAA Gaming”.
Predator Triton 700
The VR-ready Trito 700 is powered by 7th Gen Intel®CoreTM processors and the latest overclockable NVIDIA®GeForce® GTX 1080 with Max-Q design1 to deliver extreme gaming performances. The Predator Triton 700 is built with two NVMe PCle SSDs in RAID 0 configuration and up to 32GB of DDR4 2400 MHz memory for maximum speed and massive storage.
The Dual AeroBladeTM 3D Fan and hyper efficient air cooling of upper and bottom air intake helps to increase airflow by 35% and unleash the power potentials from the Predator Triton 700. Adding to the ‘cool’ factor is the oversized Corning®Gorilla®Glass plate above the keyboard that serves as a window into the laptop’s cooling system, showcasing the unique AeroBladeTM 3D Fan and five heat pipes. This glass plate also functions as a Precision Touchpad.
There will be 2 options available for customers in Malaysia. The top end Predator Triton 700 is priced at RM13,999 while another configuration with a GTX1060 will be priced at RM9,999 and is available for purchase immediately at all authorized Acer resellers countrywide and Acer Online Stores.
Predator Orion 9000
With the Predator Orion 9000, gamers have the options of 2-way multiple graphics of RadeonTM RX Vega or GeForce®GTX 1080 Ti in SLI, which support virtual reality and 4K2K UHD with ease. Additionally, keeping the temperature cool in this Predator while the game heats up is Acer’s IceTunnel 2.0. The Orion 9000 also comes with an adaptable chassis which allows gamers to upgrade CPU, GPU, RAM, storage and thermal system effortlessly by removing the side windows easily. More amusingly, the Orion 9000 is also outfitted with two handles and wheels, for easy portability despite its size.
In Malaysia, the Predator Orion 9000 will be available in two options:
– Intel® CoreTM i9 Extreme Edition, 32GB DDR4 (16GB DDR4x2, upgradable to 16GB x 8), 512GB PCI-E SSD and 3TB 3.5-inch 7200 RPM HDD, NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1080 Ti with 11GB of GDDR5X
– Intel® Core i7 processor, 16GB DDR4 (16GB DDR4x1, upgradable to 16GB x 8), 256GB PCI-E SSD and 1TB 3.5-inch 7200 RPM HDD, NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1080 with 8GB of GDDR5
The Intel® CoreTM i9 Extreme Edition Predator Orion 9000 retails at RM28,888 while the Intel® Core i7 model is priced at RM12,999. The Predator Orion 9000 is available in December at selected authorized Acer resellers countrywide.
Predator X34P and Z35P Gaming Monitors
The large 34-inch and 35-inch X34P and Z35P 21:9 monitors with UltraWide QHD (3440 x 1440) displays awe with immersive 1900R and 1800R curvature respectively. The NVIDIA®G-SYNCTM in the Predator X34P and Z35P gaming monitors create a smooth, tear-free gaming experience by syncing frames rendered by the GPU to the refresh rates of the monitors, while NVIDIA® Ultra Low Motion Blur (ULMB) technology reduces motion blur by delivering sharp edges in fast-paced gaming environments in the Predator Z35P. The fast 4ms response time and native 100Hz refresh rate which supports overclocking up to 120Hz that give gamers all the speed they need to dominate their opponents and make the gameplay seamlessly smooth on the Predator X34P and Z35P gaming monitors.
The Predator X34P gaming monitor is priced at RM4,299 and will be available in mid January 2018 while the Predator Z35P gaming monitor is priced at RM3,899 and is available immediately at select authorized Acer resellers countrywide.
Predator Galea 500
The Predator Galea 500 gaming headset’s Acer TrueHarmonyTM 3D Soundscape technology recreates the acoustic space based on the orientation of the player’s head, convincing the brain that sound is coming from a fixed direction. The Predator Galea 500 also lets users select from three modes including EQ, Music, Movie and Sport with volume control.
The Predator Galea 500 gaming headset is priced at RM1,399 and are immediately available at selected authorized Acer resellers countrywide including Acer Online Stores.
Predator Cestus 500
The new Predator Cestus 500 gaming mouse features the Omron dual switch design, which allows gamers to adjust the click resistance according to the game type they are playing. Besides that, whether one is right-handed or left-handed, the customizable ambidextrous design with side panels support up to 4 different usage mode for the ultimate fit and ergonomic comfort.
Predator Cestus 500 is priced at RM299 and are available immediately at selected authorized Acer resellers countrywide including Acer Online Stores.
Last but not the least, every top end Predator Triton 700 with GTX1080 customer will also go home with an exclusive package worth a total of RM1,997 comprising of a “special edition” TTe-Sports GT Fit Predator gaming chair (RM1,399), Predator Gaming mouse (RM499) and Predator Gaming T-shirt (RM99).
To learn more, do visit Acer Malaysia Facebook or call Acer’s Product Infoline at 1800-88-1288.