Acer has brought us some good news from CES 2019 too! Brand new gaming laptops – Predator Triton 900 and Predator Triton 500 with the new NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 graphics are introduced at the event in Las Vegas. You can check out more details below!
Predator Triton 900
The Predator Triton 900 features a CNC-machined Ezel Aero Hinge that flips, extends, or reclines the 17-inch display. Users can switch between four usage modes: Display mode for sharing the screen with friends during gaming sessions, Ezel mode for playing games on the touch screen, notebook mode for traditional gaming scenarios, and stand mode that turns the Triton 900 into a tablet for gaming or using creator tools.
Featuring the new NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 GPU and a 4K IPS display with NVIDIA G-SYNC technology, the Predator Triton 900 offers gamers a best-in-class gaming experience. With up to a six-core high-performance 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor, NVMe PCIe RAID 0 SSDs, and up to 32GB DDR4 memory, gamers can power up the most demanding games and expect smooth, tear-free gameplay.
Its trackpad is placed beside the keyboard, giving users natural hand placement for gaming using both the keyboard and trackpad. It’s also amazingly thin at just 23.75 mm. It comes with an Xbox wireless receiver that lets users play their favourite PC games on Windows 10 with an Xbox controller too.
The Triton 900 also comes with support for Predator RGB Assault, an app for League of Legends gamers, which shows pre-defined keyboard lighting effects while champions cast their abilities. Users can customize lighting effects for each of the abilities of their champion.
It will be available in North America in March with prices starting at USD 3,999.
Predator Triton 500
The Predator Triton 500 is a powerful 15.6-inch FHD gaming notebook slimmed down to just 17.9 mm thin and weighing 2.1 kg. It has a durable, all-metal chassis and narrow bezels measuring just 6.3 mm for an impressive 81% body-to-screen ratio. It can easily be slipped in a backpack or briefcase, but once taken out and powered on, it becomes a gaming powerhouse. And with up to 8-hours of battery life, users can play their favourite titles on the road or with friends away from home.
It features up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 GPUs with Max-Q design, up to 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processors, NVMe PCIe RAID 0 SSDs, and up to 32GB DDR4 memory. The GPU is overclockable and VR-Ready, letting gamers enjoy the latest cutting edge gaming and VR experiences. While the 15.6-inch 300 nits IPS display comes with 144Hz refresh rates in overdrive at 3ms. NVIDIA G-SYNC technology creates fluid images as they zip across the screen while gaming or watching movies.
The Predator Triton 500 will be available in North America in February with prices starting at USD 1,799.
PredatorSense mobile app
Available later this year, the PredatorSense mobile app gives control of the Predator PC from a smartphone. It is able to control settings for overclocking, fan speeds, lighting, and audio modes. Users can show active lighting profiles pre-set on the PC, or switch lighting profiles remotely. Additionally, users can view and set customized macro key sets for physical hotkeys.