Two new Windows 10 gaming notebooks from Acer
Acer shares details of new convertible notebook with four display modes
Acer has unveiled two new Windows 10 gaming notebooks, with 4K displays and all-metal bodies.
The launches include the Predator Triton 900, a 17-inch performance notebook featuring a slim design and convertible 4K display - and the Predator Triton 500 - a 15-inch all-metal gaming powerhouse measuring just 17.9 mm (0.70 inches) thin.
Both notebooks include Acer's advanced cooling system that includes 4th Gen AeroBlade 3D metal fans that increase airflow by 45% and Coolboost technology for cooling.
The Predator Triton 900 is a gaming notebook in an inventive form factor with innovative new design features. It features a CNC-machined Ezel Aero Hinge that flips, extends, or reclines the 17-inch display, for four usage models include display mode so friends can also view the screen during gaming sessions, Ezel mode for playing on the touchscreen, traditional notebook mode and stand mode which allows it to be used like a tablet for gaming or design applications.
The notebook includes NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 GPU and a 4K IPS display with NVIDIA G-SYNC technology; up to six core 8th gen Intel Core i7 processor, NVMe PCIe RAID 0 SSDs, and up to 32GB DDR4 memory. It has Waves Nx audio for 3D sound, and a built in Xbox received so that Windows 10 games can be played using an Xbox controller.
The Predator Triton 500 is a powerful 15.6-inch Full HD gaming notebook in a 17.9 mm (0.70 inches) thin casing, that weighs just 2.1kg. It has a durable, all-metal chassis and narrow bezels measuring just 6.3 mm (0.25 inches) for an 81% body-to-screen ratio.
The Predator Triton 500 features up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 GPUs with Max-Q design, up to 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processors, NVMe PCIe RAID 0 SSDs, and up to 32GB DDR4 memory.
Acer also announced the upcoming PredatorSense mobile app, which will allow users to set PC specs, including overclocking, fan speeds, lighting, and audio modes, using a mobile app, and switch between preset lighting profiles and custom hotkey sets.
The Predator Triton 500 will be available in the UAE from February 2019 with prices starting from AED 10,499.
The Predator Triton 900 will be available in the UAE from May 2019 with prices starting from AED 17,999.
"We are pushing the envelope on what a gaming notebook can be with designs that offer more uses while still packing in the computing power," said Jerry Hou, General Manager, Consumer Notebooks, IT Products Business at Acer. "The Predator Triton 900's one-of-a-kind flipping screen allows for multiple gaming scenarios and better ergonomics, while the Triton 500 offers superb gaming performance in a slimmer, all-metal body for gamers on the go."