Acer has my Hz tingling at CES 2020, offering up three new Predator Gaming Monitors. The new trio feature larger displays, powerful specs and high price tags. Makeing my 1080ti sweat like jimmy after a KFC family dinner meal.
“Acer has gone big with its premium Predator gaming monitors, offering expansive views with cutting-edge technologies that support true-to-life gameplay, even with the most demanding of titles,” said Victor Chien, President, Digital Display Business, Acer Inc. “We support gamers of all types from novices to professionals with some of the best performing gaming hardware on the market.”
Predator X32 Gaming Monitor
The 32-inch Predator X32 features:
- NVIDIA G-SYNC ULTIMATE
- 144 Hz refresh rate.
- 1152 zone local dimming mini LED IPS panel with UHD (3840 x 2160) resolution with up to 1440 nits brightness.
- Broad contrast ratio and expanded color palette, (enabling you to see tiny details even in fast-paced action scenes.)
- 10-bit color.
- Color accuracy of Delta E <1, it covers 99% of the AdobeRGB and 89.5% of the Rec2020 color gamut.
The Predator X32 also features an ergonomic stand with adjustable swivel and height. Three HDMI 2.0 ports and DisplayPort 1.4 with four USB 3.0 and two 4W stereo speakers, that definitely come in handy if you don’t have desktop speakers.
Predator X38 Curved Gaming Monitor
The 37.5-inch UWQHD+ (3840 x 1600) Predator X38 features:
- 2300R curve
- IPS UWQHD+ (3840 x 1600) panel.
- NVIDIA G-SYNC
- Up to a 175 Hz refresh rate (overclock) and 1 ms G to G response time in overdrive.
- VESA DisplayHDR 400 certification.
- Delta E <1 color accuracy and 98% DCI-P3 color gamut coverage.
The Predator X38 also features an ergonomic stand with viewing position -5 to 35 degree tilt, +/- 30 degree swivel and 5.11-inch height adjustment. Connectivity is supported by HDMI 2.0, DisplayPort 1.4 and four USB 3.0 ports via a hub. The Predator X38 has two convenient 7W speakers that deliver quality 14W audio.
Predator CG552K Gaming Monitor
The Predator CG552K brings ultimate couch viewing pleasure featuring a 55-inch 4K (3840 x 2160) OLED panel. With support up to 400 nits brightness, Delta E <1 color accuracy and 98.5% coverage of the DCI-P3 color gamut provide lifelike color.
Supporting variable refresh rate (VRR) via HDMI for smooth gaming on supporting devices, its a great choice for console gamers. Both Adaptive Sync and NVIDIA G-SYNC Compatible, the Predator CG552K rocks an impressive 0.5 ms (G to G) response time via overdrive and a 120 Hz refresh rate. Connectivity is covered with three HDMI 2.0 ports, two DisplayPort v1.4 ports, a USB Type C port as well as two USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 ports.
Pricing & Availability
The Predator X32 gaming monitor will be available in North America in Q2, starting at USD 3,599; in EMEA in Q2 starting at EUR 3,299; and in China in Q2, starting at RMB 25,999.
The Predator X38 gaming monitor will be available in North America in April, starting at USD 2,399; in EMEA in April starting at EUR 2,199; and in China in March, starting at RMB 16,999.
The Predator CG552K gaming monitor will be available in North America in Q3, starting at USD 2,999; in EMEA in Q3 starting at EUR 2,699; and in China in Q3, starting at RMB 21,999.