Acer expands Predator line with Orion 7000, projectors, gaming desk, Shot
ACER recently announced the addition of new Predator Orion 7000 series desktops with powerful performance in a stunning design and two intelligent 4K gaming projectors to its Predator gaming portfolio. The gaming experience is further enhanced by the Predator gaming table, which offers two practical surface options and a practical storage shelf.
“The Predator Orion 7000 series desktops are top-notch, high-performance rigs for the serious gamer who demands incredible performance from even the most demanding titles,” said Jeff Lee, general manager, stationary computing, IT product business, Acer Inc. We are pleased to be among the first companies to include the new 12th generation Intel Core CPUs in our product portfolio. “
Predator Orion 7000 – upgradeable, liquid-cooled gaming PC
The powerful new Predator Orion 7000 series (PO7-640) Gaming desktops give users everything they need for the latest generation – and next – of all games. Designed for the hardcore gaming enthusiast, these new upgradeable gaming PCs are powered by the latest 12th Gen overclockable Intel® Core ™ processors.
The impressive, EMI-compliant case has clear tempered glass sides with two 140 mm (5.5 “) Predator FrostBlade ™ 2.0 front fans and a third 120 mm (4.7”) Predator FrostBlade ™ 2.0 rear fan with a dazzling palette of ARGB colors. The top of the Orion 7000’s case has an opening that allows users to replace this 120 mm (4.7 inch) fan with a 240 mm (9.45 inch) fan while The integrated PredatorSense software allows gamers to control the ARBG lighting, fan speed and overclocking. The bold lighting and design is accentuated by an illuminated, blue-green Predator logo on the front of the case and an easily accessible, blue-green on / off switch with prismatic refraction on the top of the system.
In addition to this striking aesthetic, there is an exceptional thermal management with the three Predator FrostBlade ™ 2.0 fans mentioned above, in addition to an AIO CPU liquid cooler and advanced airflow management for effective cooling of the system components. The thin and curved blades of the FrostBlade fan are designed to increase the airflow evenly without creating turbulence and to quickly dissipate the heat. In addition, the fan’s wear-resistant and fully sealed rifle bearings prevent lubricant leakage and dust ingress to maintain stability and extend the life of the computer.
Intel® Killer ™ 2.5G LAN gives gamers a competitive edge by detecting game traffic and prioritizing it over other network traffic, resulting in smoother and faster connectivity for online gaming and streaming media. Intel® WiFi 6E (AX211) and 2×2 MU-Mimo technology offer fast and secure wireless connectivity. As a gaming beast, the Predator Orion 7000 offers numerous connections for using the latest gaming accessories. On the front of the case there are three USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type A, one USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type C and two audio jacks for quick access. On the back there are three USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A, one USB 3.2 Gen 2×2 Type-C, two USB 2.0 ports and three audio jacks.
Equipped with sufficient storage space, the rig includes a 2.5-inch USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C hot-swap drive bay, 2x M.2 PCIe 4.0 NVIMe SSDs (each up to 1 TB) and two 3.5 Inch SATA3 hard drives (up to 3 TB each).
Predator GD711 and Predator GM712 gaming projectors
the Predator GD711 is a smart 4K LED gaming projector that is compatible with both console and PC gaming systems. The projector also has a built-in app market that gives users access to a wide variety of streaming services. The Predator GD711 has a large color space that is 125 percent of the area ratio of Rec. 709, which covers most of the color space within the color space as well as a significant area outside of it, to give gamers impressive levels of color saturation. A total of 4,000 LED lumens of brightness, high dynamic contrast and HDR10 performance ensure brilliant content.
The projector has several modes that users can switch between depending on their mood. Standard mode offers 4K (3840 x 2160) resolution for playing movies and videos with sharp details, while two game modes – one for bright scenes, one for dark scenes – allow users to choose image settings that suit the aesthetics of the Game they are playing are optimized. The Predator GD711 projects images at a variable refresh rate mode from 1080p @ 120 Hz for consoles or up to lightning-fast 1080p @ 240 Hz for PCs and delivers buttery smooth performance even in the busiest of scenes. In addition, this ready-to-play home theater with a projection of only 23 dBa in ECO mode will not interrupt immersion either.
The Predator GD711 has a throw ratio of 1.22, which means it supports a wide variety of throw sizes. Acer’s recommendation is a 100-inch screen measuring just 2.70 m (8.85 ft). It also comes with the convenience of a 10W speaker and a remote control with an antimicrobial coating on the surface and buttons. The excellent airflow dissipates the heat and contributes to a long service life of 30,000 hours. Connectivity options include two HDMI 2.0 ports for PCs and consoles, audio output for an additional speaker, and three USB Type-A ports: one for the projector’s hidden wireless dongle, another for connecting a wireless accessory, and another for DC 5V -Output that also allows users to update the device firmware.
For users who prefer lamp-based projectors, the Predator GM712 is also available with 4K resolution and 3,600 ANSI lumens of brightness.
Predator Gaming Desk
The big 55-inch Predator gaming table (PGD110) offers enough space for a gaming system, monitor, accessories and more. Gamers can choose between two surfaces: one coated with an easy-to-clean, stylish carbon fiber or another with a specially designed Predator mouse pad. The Predator gaming table is equipped with plenty of storage space and comes with a rack for storing gamepads and / or cartridges, a headphone hook, a cup holder and a compartment for power supplies stowed in the back. It also has the convenience of a headset holder to save desk space, a cup holder to prevent spills, and a cable management recess on each side of the desk to keep cables organized and out of the way. The desk is sturdy and can hold up to 120 kilograms (264 lbs).
Acer Predator Shot
In addition to the Predator Orion 7000, gaming projectors and gaming desks, a notable addition to the Predator line is the Predator Shot Energy Drink, which Acer Predator calls the “next generation energy drink”.
“As you know, Acer launched the Predashots in Taiwan last year. And now we are about to start in Thailand. We are ready to roll this out to convenience stores in Thailand, 13,000 stores and also in Southeast Asian countries in November, “said Andrew Hou, President of Pan Asia Pacific.
Prices and availability
Exact specifications, prices and availability vary by region. To find out more about availability, product specifications and pricing in specific markets, contact your nearest Acer office at. to contact www.acer.com. Sponsored content