Acer Unveils Its Go-To Gaming Gear You Need In 2022
Acer has revealed its 2022 lineup of gaming desktops, laptops, and monitors that are sure to make any gamer happy if they're looking to upgrade their PC setup this year. The slew of announcements kicked off CES 2022 in Las Vegas, and even came with the "CES Innovation Award" for the Acer Predator X32 gaming monitor.
Here's a breakdown of everything that has been revealed.
The Predator CG48 gaming monitor might just replace your regular TV, as it comes with a 48-inch 4K screen with a refresh rate of 138Hz. The monitor also comes with a DisplayPort 1.4 and HDMI 2.1. The Predator CG48 will be released in North America in Q3 2022 for $2,499.
The Predator X32 gaming monitor comes with NVIDIA G-SYNC ULTIMATE, NVIDIA Reflex, 576-zone miniLED local dimming, VESA DisplayHDR 1000 certification, and a 160Hz refresh rate. The Predator X32 will be available in North America in Q3 2022, starting at a price of $1,999.
The Predator X32 FP gaming monitor supports 4K gaming on PCs and consoles via its HDMI 2.1 port, and also comes equipped with VESA DisplayHDR 1000 certification, a 165Hz refresh rate, 576-zone miniLED local dimming, and a USB Type-C port with 90W power delivery. The Predator X32 FP will launch in North America sometime in Q2 2022, starting for $1,799.
The Predator Orion 5000 gaming desktop looks slick with its darkened glass, metal, and mesh combination, while internally featuring a 12th Gen Intel Core i7 processor, Intel H670 chipset, and ability to house a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 GPU along with up to 64GB of 4,000 MHz DDR5 memory. The Predator Orion 3000 desktop also features a new chassis design and is powered by up to a 12th Gen Intel Core i7 processor, the Intel B660 chipset, and can support a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 GPU and up to 64 GB of 3200 MHz DDR4 RAM. Both gaming desktops will be launch in North America next month. The Predator 5000 will retail starting at $2,599, while the Predator Orion 3000 will start at $1,999.
If you're a gamer on-the-go, Acer's lineup of refreshed gaming laptops also has exactly what you need in its Predator Triton 500 SE gaming laptop, Predator Helios 300 gaming laptop, and redesigned Nitro 5 laptop. All models come with different configuration options. The Predator Triton 500 SE ($2,300) and Nitro 5 with Intel (from $1,050) will launch in North America in March 2022, while the Nitro 5 with AMD (from $1,100) will be released in April. The Predator Helios 300 (from $1,650) will launch in May 2022.
2022 is already shaping up to be a great year in video games, with Acer leading the charge as one of the major brands that gamers should check out if they're in the market for new and innovative gear.