Acer Malaysia today unleashes new additions to its Predator Gaming line in Malaysia. This includes the latest Predator Helios 500, a new Acer Nitro 5, Predator Orion 5000, and Acer Nitro 50. Joining this line-up is also the Predator X27 4K gaming monitor.
Here’s a closer look at some of the new devices from Acer’s Predator Gaming lineup:
Predator Helios 500
The new Predator Helios 500 uses a 17.3″ FHD IPS display with 300 nits in visuals. It also supports NVIDIA G-sync technology and 144Hz refresh rates. Roaring inside is an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 GPU, 8th Gen Intel Core i9 processor, and 64GB of memory. Tackling audio, the device uses two built-in stereo speakers with subwoofer. These are paired with TrueHarmony and Waves MaxxAudio sound technologies.
The Predator Helios will be available from 1st July 2018 at all Acer stores and authorised resellers nationwide. You can get the laptop in two configurations:
Intel Core i9-8950HK processor with 32GB DDR4 RAM, 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD (RAID 0) & 1TB HDD (RM12,999)
Intel Core i7 -8750H processor with 16GB DDR4 RAM, 256GB PCIe NVMe SSD & 1TB HDD (RM8,999)
Acer Nitro 5
The Acer Nitro 5 returns with a new 8th Gen Intel Core TM i7+ processor, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti GPU, and 4GB RAM. The specced up version retains its 15.6″ Full HD IPS display, as well as Dolby Audio and Acer TrueHarmony technologies.
The Acer Nitro 5 is priced at RM3,999 and will be available from 1st July 2018.
Predator Orion 5000
Following the introduction of the top-of-line Predator Orion 9000, the new Predator Orion 5000 joins the Predator Orion family. Engineered with an 8th Gen Intel CoreTM i7-8700 processor, it comes with 16GB DDR4 (upgradable to 64GB) and an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 GPU.
Acer’s IceTunnel 2.0 smartly separates the different thermal zones of the system each with its own individual airflow tunnel to expel heat. Meanwhile, its adaptable chassis allows gamers to upgrade CPU, GPU, RAM and storage with easy-open side panels. A massive, transparent side window panel showcases its interior view while keeping electromagnetic interference (EMI) levels in check.
To complete the package, the Predator Orion 5000 comes with a Predator USB Flare keyboard and mouse. Priced at RM7,899, the Predator Orion 5000 will be available in mid-July.
Acer Nitro 50
Designed for casual play, the Acer Nitro 50 runs an 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor, an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 GPU, and comes with 8GB of DDR4 RAM.
This desktop is capable of delivering 4K resolution in visuals. It also supports up to four simultaneous monitor displays. Furthermore, the machine comes with 1TB HDD and 128 GB SSD storage. Customers can also choose to include a wireless charging deck that supports any Qi-enabled wireless device.
The Acer Nitro 50 desktop comes bundled with an Acer wireless keyboard and mouse. It will be available at the end of July at the price of RM4,239.
Acer Sales & Services Sdn Bhd Director of Consumer Business and Product, Johnson Seet says, “The eSports scene in Malaysia has gained rapid traction and Acer Malaysia is continuously keeping abreast of developments to understand gamers’ needs.”
In conjunction with this event, Acer is also holding a roadshow at Sunway Pyramid from 28th until 30th June 2018. Learn more about its promotional deals here.