Senseless records: gaming notebook Acer Predator X 21 with a curved display

At IFA 2016, the company Acer has managed to surprise everyone with the announcement of a monstrous gaming notebook 21 X Predator, which got a curved screen (this has never been done), a full-sized mechanical keyboard and tracking system Tobii gaze for maximum effect of immersion in video games. The inside filling is a match, but you need to understand one simple thing: this is a typical PR product, designed to attract attention, not sales.

At IFA 2016, the company Acer has managed to surprise everyone with the announcement of a monstrous gaming notebook 21 X Predator, which got a curved screen (this has never been done), a full-sized mechanical keyboard and tracking system Tobii gaze for maximum effect of immersion in video games. The inside filling is a match, but you need to understand one simple thing: this is a typical PR product, designed to attract attention, not sales. It is impossible not to pay attention to the size of the new “predator” — the thickness is more than 8 cm, and the entire notebook weighs all of 8 lbs. looks Like we have another contender for the award “the Iron Fox.”

Gaming the system is equipped with a curved 21-inch display with a resolution of 2560×1080 and technology NVIDIA G‑Sync. The basis of the Acer Predator 21 X laid down a powerful Intel Core i7 of the seventh generation, for performance in games meet two graphics accelerator NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 in SLI. The amount of RAM up to 64 GB, and the keyboard uses mechanical switches Cherry MX. The design of the cooling system with five fan company describes it as “elegant”. Among other features — 4.5-channel audio system, and optional digital unit, on the reverse side of which is the touchpad. The space inside the case enough to install SSD drives into multiple terabytes. Of the autonomy manufacturer modestly silent.

The start of sales of this monster is scheduled for the first quarter of next year, price not reported. It is obvious that the Acer Predator X 21 — it’s not so much the laptop, how many insanely expensive portable gaming desktop with keyboard.

Sources: Acer, SlashGear