In a major move for gaming enthusiasts, Acer introduces four premium models to expand its Predator gaming monitor line, catering to hardcore gamers with state-of-the-art features. The new models, including two with MiniLED and two with OLED panels, are designed to elevate the gaming experience through wide curved screens, exceptional picture quality, and seamless performance.
Predator Z57 – MiniLED Marvels
Acer’s flagship, the Predator Z57, takes center stage with its massive 57-inch DUHD (7680×2160) resolution at 120 Hz display. Leveraging 2304-zone MiniLED technology, it delivers superb picture quality and brightness, particularly in dark scenes. The wide 32:9 aspect ratio and 1000R curvature enhance the gaming environment, providing an immersive field of vision. VESA DisplayHDR™ 1000 certification ensures up to 1000 nit brightness, vivid colors, and optimal light and dark contrast for a truly remarkable gaming session.
Versatile Gaming Experience
Ideal for multi-tasking, the Predator Z57 includes productivity-enhancing features like picture-by-picture and picture-in-picture. It supports the latest consoles with two HDMI 2.1 ports and ensures fast and reliable connectivity through a DisplayPort 1.4 port. The VESA-compliant design allows for wall hanging to save desk space, while adjustable height, tilt, and swivel options cater to individual preferences. Additionally, it comes equipped with two powerful 10W speakers.
Predator X34 V3
For avid gamers, the Predator X34 V3 offers a 34-inch curved MiniLED display with a 21:9 ultrawide QHD (3440×1440) resolution. The 1500R curvature deepens immersion, and the high DCI-P3 94% color gamut and VESA DisplayHDR 1000 certification showcase vibrant colors and luminosity. With a fast 180 Hz refresh rate and 1 ms (G-to-G) response time, it ensures fluid, uninterrupted gameplay. Connectivity features include two HDMI 2.0 ports and DisplayPort 1.4, and the monitor is wall-mountable with adjustable height, tilt, and swivel options. Two 5W speakers provide quality audio.
Acer’s new OLED models, the Predator X39 and Predator X34 X, bring high contrast and ultra-fast refresh rates for incredibly detailed images. Supporting views at tight angles of up to 178 degrees, they deliver a smooth and stutter-free gaming experience. Both models offer UWQHD (3440×1440) resolution with up to a 240 Hz refresh rate and 0.01 ms pixel response time. The 800R curvature broadens the peripheral view, and the broad DCI-P3 99% color gamut ensures a vast array of colors and shades. VESA DisplayHDR™ True Black 400 showcases details in shadows, and these models are Eyesafe 2.0 certified.
All new models feature AMD FreeSync Premium™ for smooth rendering of fast-paced action scenes. They include a USB Type-C 90W PD port for display, data transfer, and device charging simultaneously. A built-in KVM switch allows for swapping sources without reconnecting peripherals.
Pricing and Availability
The pricing and availability of these models vary by region. The Predator Z57, X39, X34 X, and X34 V3 will be available in North America, EMEA, and China at different times in 2024, with prices starting from USD 899.99 to USD 2,499.99.