Gaming equipment has always been a premium, but now we see a trend of having good enough specs for a lower price point than ever before. Today Acer Malaysia just launched four new products that should make you consider having one without ripping apart your wallet too much.
First up is the Acer Aspire VX15. As seen before at CES early this year, this 15.6″ monster shares a lot of similarities with the Predator series in terms of design but with lower (yet still decent enough) specs for gaming. A 7th gen Intel i7-7700HQ, GTX 1050 Ti graphics card with 4GB VRAM, and a 4GB DDR4 RAM and 1TB (5400rpm) of HDD. Not too bad considering the price point here is [...]
Acer Malaysia unveil three monitors that look set to take display and entertainment experience to a new level today at an event in Petaling Jaya.
One of which is the Acer ET430K which provides clearer and sharper images to the user,while the other two monitors,the Acer XR342CK and Predator XB321HK offer users a deeper, more immersive in-game experience for those gamers wanting a slight advantage.
So let’s look at all three in detail:
First up is the Acer ET430K, With an extra-large 43-inch screen, the monitor provides wide angle viewing experience, and is especially ideal for corporate presentations, graphic designing or [...]
Acer is not holding any punches with their gaming hardware, and the Predator 21 X is exactly what that means. It is showcased at CES 2017 with more details to share. The first laptop with a curved display. Which includes two GeForce 1080 GTXs, new Kaby Lake Intel i7-7820HK, 64GB RAM, up to four 512GB of SDD storage and a 1TB HDD. It even has a mechanical keyboard with Cherry MX Brown switches. What else can you ask?
And the list of crazy features goes on: 5 fans and 9 heat pipes for cooling, a numeric keypad that can be switched to a touchpad, 21-inch display 2560 x 1080 screen resolution, Xsplit Gamecaster software bundled in and accessible upgrade bay for RAM and hard [...]
We all know that Acer’s new venture into gaming hardware has produced some sick and ridiculous machines, but it seems their advances made in the Predator line has trickled down to its mainline Aspire series as well. When we last saw the new Aspire laptops coming to Malaysia, the models where most people would find affordable don’t really do much justice when it comes to gaming. But the two laptops (and one desktop) unveiled at CES 2017 in Las Vegas has a pretty decent specs suitable for gaming, more than ever before.
The Aspire VX15 in particular borrows a lot of the visual design from its Predator brethren with big cooling exhausts on the back and red trimmings [...]
Virtual Reality (VR) has been around for decades but only in 2016 it’s blown up to be a potentially lucrative industry. The trifecta of VR headsets for gaming, the Oculus Rift, the HTC Vive and Sony’s Playstation VR, all launched this year, has been instrumental to its current rise, but VR is also being explored in the mobile space and various other areas. As such, it’s the right time for the big names in VR form an association to further advance VR technology by developing practices and dialogue among them.
The Global Virtual Reality Association (GVRA) consists of Acer Starbreeze (joint venture [...]
Acer just launched another new monitor under their Predator gaming brand. The Z1 monitor is not only curved, but has a 200Hz refresh rate and one of the first 27-inch curved monitors to support G-Sync. It also comes with the Tobii Eye Tracker, a new piece of tech that, as the name implies, can track the eye movement allowing new ways for interaction with some games that support the new tech.
The Z1 monitor sports a 1800R curvature and up to 1920×1080 resolution (no 4K just yet). G-sync should help reducing screen tearing without the big impact to performance that the current solution, in-game v-sync options, [...]