Acer wants to become a big player in the gaming market with its new Predator brand, unveiling a tablet and smartphone Android Which are aimed at the audience of game enthusiasts
Remember the period when the surprising success of the OUYA console (at least as a Kickstarter campaign) made everyone believe that Android gaming is about to become the new hot trend? It did not really happen, as everyone knows, and most of the players in the market seem to have given up on this idea for the time being.
However, Baser believes that everything here is a matter of approach - especially branding. So please get the Predator 8 and Predator 6, טאבלט And the new smartphone from the Taiwanese manufacturer, which aspire to return gaming to Android, or vice versa.
The Predator 8 is a device that is designed to compete directly with the Shield's tablet NVIDIA, With an emphasis on gaming that comes in the form of a young and sharp metal back cover, as well as a set of four front speakers designed to enable power Sound More to the player (which will bother even more people around him if he chooses to use it instead of using headphones).
In terms of technical specifications, Acer believes that Cherry Trail's fresh chips Intel The 14 nanometer would be a worthy competitor to the Tegra K1, and chose the most powerful quadrilateral x5-8700 with a built-in graphics core from the Broadwell Intel, Alongside the 8-inch 1,200 × 1,920 pixel screen, which declares the widest color gamut that fully covers the NTSC standard, a built-in 32GB or 64GB storage space with expandable microSD slot for additional 128GB, and a modest XNX RAM editorial board Android Lolipop in 5.1 version.
This tablet is not for everyone and lacks the unique advantages it has developed for itself NVIDIA Over the years such as direct streaming of games on the local network from a stationary computer or Mobile, Streaming online games on the GRID service, as well as high-quality and exclusive titles - but with a rather surprising starting price of 300 dollars, the Predator 8 may well be a hit for users, especially in the younger generation who are passionate about the unusual design. The tablet will go on sale this November.
The Predator 6 is a slightly different animal because it is first of all Unlocked For all purposes. Beyond being Unlocked, He offers a design very similar to that of his older brother, with the same four speakers Scattered in the corners of the device and facing the player - and also powerful vibration engines designed to give feedback similar to a game sign.
The rest of the specification of the 6 Predator includes the chip The Mediotek 10-core Helio X20 (which also reveals that the actual launch will probably take place only next year), with a Mali-T880MP4 graphics core, 4GB RAM, 21 megapixel camera and a system Android. The rest of the details have yet to be revealed, but there is no doubt that Isser has succeeded in intriguing us, and we will certainly continue to follow this predator.
The Predator line does not only boil down to Android products - alongside them, Esser has also launched a massive gaming line-up that will try to compete with Asus' ROG products, Dell's Alienware, Gigabyte's Aourus and other competitors in this crowded category. The Isser Gaming Needs are not much different than you would expect from other manufacturers, with 15.6 or 17.3 inches, advanced Skylake Core quad processors, the leading mobile video cards of the NVIDIA, NVME-based flash chip storage up to 512GB, memory DDR4 Up to 64GB, wired and wireless network connectivity based on Killer products, audio systems with up to four speakers and a pair of subwoofers with a total power of 12 watts, and a system Cooling Based on quite a few copper tubes and three fans.
Prices will start at $ 1,500, and in this case it seems that Acer will have to work a little harder next time to find some gimmicks that will distinguish them from others that require similar amounts of money. Maybe a built-in class for cans of energy drinks?
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