Acer announces lots of news at CES 2022, both for the world of gaming on PC that for those who worka, study or just want a multipurpose laptop. From monitors to desktops, passing through many new laptops: here are all the main announcements of the Las Vegas event.
Acer announces laptops, desktops and monitors at CES 2022
Lots of news announced by Acer at the Las Vegas fair, both for those who love to play with their PC and for those who want super thin and performing laptops. All with the latest components for maximum power and efficiency.
James Lin, General Manager, Notebooks, IT Products Business, Acer Inc. explains, “Our gaming laptops have been updated with the latest components announced here at CES. Equipped with technology of state-of-the-art cooling and high refresh rate of the displays we presented exciting laptops that even the most demanding gamers will love ”.
The new gaming laptops
Among the most awaited news is the Predator Triton 500 SE (PT516-52s), which comes in a special edition for CES 2022. The laptop has a 240HZ WQXGA (2560 × 1600) screen and NVIDIA G-SYnc technology. Inside you will find processors Intel Core i9 12th generation, laptop GPU NVIDIA® GeForce RTX ™ 3080 Ti and 32 GB of LPDDR5 2 memory at 5200 MHz. With PCIe Gen4 SSD up to 2TB. All in a body of only 19.9 mm at the thinnest point. The triple fan AeroBlade™ 3D and technology Vortex Flow from Acer keep your computer cool and ready to play, with a 99.98Wh battery. Finally, find USB 3.2 Gen2, with two Thunderbolt 4 Type-C and an HDMI 2.1 port.
Predator Helios 300 (PH315-55) has a 15.6-inch 1 QHD (2560 x 1440) IPS panel with 165Hz refresh rate (also available in 17.3-inch). Inside you will find 12th generation processors up to i7, mobile GPU NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 o GPU mobile NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti, 32GB of DDR5-4800 MHz memory and up to 2TB of PCIe Gen4 SSD RAID 0 storage. In addition to the fifth generation AreoBlade 3D cooling system, you will find Acer CoolBoost ™ technology. With the WiFi 6E you will have a very fast connection.
Acer Nitro 5 is renewed with processors Intel® Core™ i7 up to the twelfth and NVIDIA GeForce GPU up to RTX 3070 Ti. Two M. “SSD slots and RAM up to 32GB 3400Hz ensure great speed on the 165Hz QHD screen. Killer ™ Ethernet E2600 2 and Intel® Killer ™ Wi-Fi 6 make connecting a breeze.
But you can also find Nitro 5 with AMD Ryzen serie 6000™ and up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti mobile GPUs, plus 32GB of DDR5 4800MHz RAM. This version yields a 144Hz FHD or 165 QHD panel.
Prices and availability
- Predator Triton 500 SE (PT516-52s) from April 2022 starting from 2.699 euro.
- Predator Helios 300 (PH315-55) 15.6-inch from March 2022 starting in 2.399 euro.
- 17.3 inch starting from 2.599 EUR.
- 15.6-inch Acer Nitro 5 Intel from March 2022 with indicative prices starting at 1.299 euro.
- AMD in May 2022 a 1.599 euro.
- 17.3 Intel starting with 1.599 euro.
- AMD from 17.3 to April 2022 with indicative prices starting from 1.699 euro.
Acer desktops presented at CES 2022
There is also no shortage of desktop preassembled, for those who want a fixed station on which to play to the fullest. Like on Predator Orion 5000, which features Intel processors up to Intel Core i7 12th generation on Intel H670 chipset. The GPU goes up to NVIDIA ® GeForce RTX ™ 3080 and 64 GB of 4,000 MHz DDR5 RAM. Comes in April starting at 2699 euros.
Predator Orion 3000 it uses an Intel chipset instead B660, with GPUs up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 GPU and 64 GB of 3200 MHz DDR4 RAM. The price starts from 1999 euros and arrives in Italy in May 2022. Both have a new body with darkened glass panels, metal, plastic and mesh. With LEDs that make the desktop really interesting to have on your desk, especially for Twitch broadcasts.
I monitor da gaming
The Monitors of the Predator series could not be missing at CES 2022. In fact, we find the Predator X32 e X32 FP, which are VESA DisplayHDR ™ 1000 certified IPS panels. They also have the dimming MiniLED local to 576 and a refresh rate at 160 or 165 HZ in overclocking. Among other things, the X32 model received the prestigious CES Innovation Award in the category “Computer Peripherals & Accessories”.
The monitor Predator CG48 instead it is for those who want the best possible image quality. In fact it is a panel 4K OLED at 138Hz 48-inch, compatible with AMD FreeSync ™ Premium Pro. Designed for those who really want to immerse themselves in games.
The Predator X32 and X32 FP gaming monitors arrive in the third and second quarters of 2022, respectively, starting with 1899 e 1599 euro (FP). Instead Predator CG48 costs 2.199 euro and arrives in the third quarter.
Acer unveils Swift laptops at CES 2022 (and beyond)
Finally, many products also for those who work. The new laptops Swift X 14 and 16 inches they are great for those looking for performance and efficiency. In fact they both have processors 12th generation Intel Core, for up to 12 cores. The GPU for the 14 version goes up to NVIDIA® GeForce RTX ™ 3050 Ti (in just 1.4kg and 17.9mm thick!), while the 16-inch version has integrated Intel Arc graphics.
Both run Windows 11 on a 2240×1400 for 14-inch and up to 2560 × 1600 (WQXGA) 3 for 16-inch. With LPDDR5 memory up to 16Gb and 2TB of storage, they include two Type-C with support Thunderbolt 4 (up to 40GBs 5), two USB 3.2 Type-A Gen 1, HDMI 2.0 and a biometric reader.
Acer also unveiled all-in-one workstations Aspire C27 (27 inch, C27-1751) and C24 (24 inch, C24-1750), updated with Windows 11. They have processors Intel ® Core ™ i7 12th generation, NVIDIA GeForce MX550 GPUs and 64GB of DDR4 RAM, as well as 1TB SSD and 2TB HDD. With Wi-Fi 6E 3 for fast and stable connections, Bluetooth ® 5.2 and Thunderbolt ™ 4 offering up to 40Gbps of bi-directional bandwidth. In addition, Aspire C27 also has a webcam from 5MP for calls.
Prices are not yet defined. But you can find out more about these products and the full range of Acer offers at this address.