[CES 2021] Acer announces Predator monitors and new Chromebook
Jan 10 2021
Like the Nitro model above, it also has a wide color gamut coverage of 90 percent DCI-P3. First up is the Predator XB323QK NV, a 31.5-inch refresh of one of our favorite monitors of the past few years, the Editors' Choice Acer Predator XB3. VisionCare 4.0 provides a mix of technologies including; LightSesnse brightness adjustment, AdaptiveLight, ColorSense, and ProxiSense.
If you've moved beyond 1440p, Acer also unveiled a pair of 4K displays with speedy 144Hz refresh rates.
This sort of monitor is built for no-compromises twitch gaming, and as such, Acer baked in Nvidia's new Reflex Latency Analyzer technology. The 27-inch monitor comes with a WQHD (2560 x 1440) IPS panel along with a 240Hz refresh rate that can be overclocked to 275Hz, and a 0.5ms response time (G to G), for an immersive and smooth experience. On top of the buttery smooth visuals that this technology entails, games look pleasantly vivid with the vibrant range of colors offered by the monitor's DCI-P3 90% Wide Color Gamut.
It supports HDMI 2.1 and VisionCare 3.0 with a TUV Rheinland Eyesafe certification so there's less strain on your eyes while gaming over longer periods of time. It also features Acer Agile Splendor IPS and VESA DisplayHDR 400 certification.
With the Chromebook Spink 514 being a suitable device for possible users who would then be inclined on working form home because of the "new normal", or by just streaming different kinds of content, Acer would also offer new monitors which are more induced for gaming purposes.
Featuring a 4K (3840 x 2160) IPS panel with a 144Hz refresh rate and 1ms response, the $US900 ($1,162) Nitro XV282K KV combines support for VRR or variable refresh rates when connected to one of the new next-gen consoles.
Acer Predator XB273U NX is priced at $1,099.99 (roughly Rs. 80,600), the Predator XB323QK NV monitor is price at $1,199.99 (roughly Rs. 87,900), and the Nitro XV282K KV monitor is priced at $899.99 (roughly Rs. 66,000). While their price tags will put them out of reach of most people, the Nitro XV282K KV could be considered a good value for those who game on both a PC and new current-generation console. These technologies include LightSense, ColorSense, ProxiSense and BluelightShield Pro.
Whereas the Predator XB323QK NV monitor in North America will be available in May starting at Dollars 1,199.99.
The Acer Chromebook Spin 514 (CP514-1H) will be available in North America in February starting at United States dollars 479.99; and in EMEA in March 2021, starting at Euro 529.
The Nitro XV282K KV monitor will be available in North America in May starting at Dollars 899.99; in EMEA in May starting at Euro 949.00; and in China in February, starting at RMB 6,999.
The Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 514 (CP514-1WH) will be available in North America in March starting at Dollars 749.99; and in EMEA in March 2021, starting at Euro 799.