Acer today unveiled two new Windows 10 gaming notebooks, the Predator Triton 900, a 17-inch performance notebook featuring a slim design and convertible 4K display — and the Predator Triton 500 — a 15-inch all-metal gaming powerhouse measuring just 17.9 mm (0.70 inches) thin. Both gaming notebooks combine new, functional designs with powerful internals that rival gaming desktops.
The Predator Triton 900 is the stand out a product with its one-of-a-kind flipping screen allows for multiple gaming scenarios and better ergonomics including a stand mode that utilizes the touchscreen for creation tools.
The new laptop features the newly announced GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q GPU for laptops and while it does look chunky but it is only 24mm thin though other dimensions and the weight are not currently available.
The Triton 900 also includes Intel's 8th-generation Core i7 processor with six cores, 16GB RAM and 1TB of SSD storage space.
The display is a 17-inch 4K IPS panel featuring G-Sync providing affluent gamers with the best experience possible
Acer says it'll be available in the EU from February with a starting price of 4199-Euros. US availability will be from March and prices starting at €4,199.
If you can't quite afford that, then they have also announced the Predator Triton 500 which is a 15.6-inch Full HD gaming notebook weighing in at just 2.1 kg and 17.9mm thin. The all-metal chassis has ultra-thin bezels of 6.3mm giving it an 81% screen to body ration.
This isn’t form over function though and the Predator Triton 500 features up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 GPUs with Max-Q design up to 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processors, NVMe PCIe RAID 0 SSDs, and up to 32GB DDR4 memory. Its GPU is overclockable and VR-Ready, letting gamers enjoy the latest cutting-edge gaming and VR experiences. The 15.6-inch 300 nits IPS display brings games to life with 144Hz refresh rates in overdrive at 3ms. NVIDIA G-SYNC technology creates fluid images as they zip across the screen while gaming or watching movies.
The Predator Triton 500 will be available in North America in February with prices starting at US$1,799; in EMEA in February, with prices starting at €1,999.