During the next@acer Global Press Conference held at the Alice Tully Hall in New York City last month, a host of Acer and Predator Gaming products were unveiled. These were the Acer Chromebook Spin, Nitro Series, and Swift 5, as well as the Predator Helios and Predator Orion Series.
Acer Chromebook Spin
The new Acer Chromebook Spin 13 and Chromebook 13 are designed for business use. And so, for its user to achieve utmost productivity, these new Acer Chromebooks feature 3:2 aspect ratio screens for more vertical space than wider 16:9 screens, reducing the need for scrolling while editing documents and spreadsheets. It also includes 8th-gen Intel Core processors that provide remarkable performance and exceptional battery life. For convenient charging and data transfers, the new Acer Chromebooks have dual USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 1 ports, as well as Android app support via the Google Play Store. The new Acer Chromebook Spin 13 and Chromebook 13 boast stylish all-aluminum designs that are durable, thin, and light.
Meanwhile, the new Chromebook 15 is a budget-friendly model that also features the best of design. Ideal for media streaming, apps, and productivity, the Acer Chromebook Spin 15 has 360-degree hinges and 15.6-inch display. It also features Corning Gorilla Glass touchpad for smooth navigation, upward-facing speakers for robust audio to complement visuals, and a long 13-hour battery life for more productivity and entertainment. The new Chromebook 15 model that pairs a large screen with long 14-hour battery and value pricing.
Acer Nitro Series
The new Acer Nitro 50 Series desktops promises a type of performance that exceed the needs of casual gamers and can easily handle graphic-intensive tasks, thanks to its 8th-gen Intel Core i7 processors and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 GPUs. Aside from that, you can expect a smooth and tear-free gameplay with its AMD Radeon FreeSync and up to a 1ms Visual Response Boost. It also never misses the factor of style the new Acer Nitro VG0 and RG0 series monitors are recipients of the 2018 Red Dot Design Awards.
Acer Swift 5
True to its name, the Acer Swift 5 is ideal for those always on-the-go with its 15-inch display and elegant chassis that weighs less than 1kg (2.2lbs). Exceptional performance and long-lasting battery life are delivered, as it is powered by Windows 10, the latest Intel Core processors. Viewing experience is also maximized with its Full HD IPS touchscreen that features ultra-narrow bezels that measure only 5.87 mm, giving it an incredible 87.6 percent screen-to-body ratio.
Cutting edge thermal technologies and radical new designs are the defining traits of the new Predator Helios 500 and Predator Helios 300 Special Edition. The new Predator Helios 500 combines up to overclockable 8th-gen Intel Core i9+ processors with overclockable NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 graphics for a gaming force to be reckoned with. Moreover, the superior thermal architecture ensures its nice and cool run especially during marathon gaming sessions. On its obsidian black chassis, there are the blue lighting and trim accents.
Meanwhile, the Predator Helios 300 Special Edition is all about class with its distinctive white chassis accented with elegant gold trim. It features 15.6-inch FHD IPS displays with an upgraded 144Hz refresh rate, 8th-gen Intel Core i7+ processor, and overclockable NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 graphics.
Predator Orion Series
The new Predator Orion 5000 series gaming desktops feature up to 8th-gen Intel Core i7+ 8700K processors paired with the latest Intel Z370 chipset , and up to 2-way NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti GPUs in SLI. Its chassis has an EMI-compliant transparent side panel to show off its powerful internals, while the IceTunnel 2.0 airflow management design segments the system into different thermal zones and provides each sector with its own airflow tunnel to expel heat. Meanwhile, The Predator Orion 3000 series is powered with up to 8th-gen Intel Core i7+ processors, and up to NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 GPUs, while the VR-Ready desktop supports 4K gameplay letting gamers take dead aim at opponents on the battlefield with crystal clarity.