Acer announces overclockable Predator laptop with GTX 980 on




Acer has its Predator series for gamers given an update. Among others, the company brings a 17.3 “laptop with 4k display and GTX 980 and a desktop system with striking 16liter-housing. In addition, a curved display with G-Sync support.

The 17.3 “laptop” Predator X 17 ‘comes in versions with resolutions of 1920×1080 and 3840×2160 pixels available. The processor is the Core i7-6820HK and Acer offers the possibility to overclock it from 3,6GHz to up to 4GHz. In addition, also adjust the clock speeds of the GeForce GTX 980:. 1,31GHz to the core clock and 3,7GHz for GDDR5 the GTX 980 has the desktop gPU which Nvidia in a mxm module available allows to laptop manufacturers.

The laptop includes three fans in order to keep the system at temperature and cold air is supplied via an inlet at the front side will be sucked in while a vaporchamber should take care in the housing for the circulation of heat. Acer equips the laptop with up to three PCI-E SSDs with nvme support to be put in RAID0. The network is a Killer Double Shot Pro. The starting price of the Predator 17 X 2699 euros if the laptop will be available in July.

By that time also need the Predator G1 desktops in stores. These gaming desktops in a 16liter housing which according to Acer ‘portable’ and could be taken under an arm to LAN parties. The G1 supports GeForce cards to the Titan X and Acer delivers them continue Skylake processors and up to 64GB DDR4. Further, HDD storage until 4TB and SSD storage of up to 512GB present and Acer also reports the presence of a USB 3.1-c-port of the second generation. Optional Acer delivers desktop with accessories such as a mechanical keyboard and a roller case. In June, the PC must appear before Euro 1799.

The Predator Z1 finally a line monitors with curved display. Acer delivers them with 31.5 “- 30”. – And 27 “-schermdiagonalen and all three contain Nvidia G-Sync support to prevent stuttering and flickering of the image 30.” -Predator Is a 21: 9 model with resolution of 2560×1080 pixels and gray-to-gray response time of 4ms. Details of Acer has not yet announced the other monitors but they come in June, for a starting price of 599 euros.

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