Today at IFA 2017, Berlin. Acer unveiled its most powerful gaming PC- The Predator Orion 9000. Acer’s new gaming desktop features a good looking chassis, beastly specs-thanks to the very high-end components and a pair of wheels(yup a pair of wheels, may actually be portable).
The Predator Orion 9000 is without a doubt one of the most good looking gaming PC out there. The chassis features a matte black and silver exterior with Customizable RGB lighting strips on the front bezel and a unique see-through side panel to show its hardware inside. For making the machine portable Acer has fitted a pair of handles at top and a set of wheels at the bottom.
Meet the Acer Predator Orion 9000
Now, let’s talk about the insanely powerful specs. The Predator Orion 9000 features 18core,36 thread Intel Core i9-7980XE processor paired with 128GB of quad-channel DDR4 RAM. As for graphics cards, it comes with two killer GPU’s NVIDIA GTX 1080Ti SLI configuration or you could opt for four-way Radeon RX Vega cards. Keeping the internal components from heating, Acer has utilized the liquid-cooling solution and is equipped with Acer’s own Ice Tunnel 2.0 which optimizes the airflow within the system. For gamers, this gaming desktop is a dream come true, given such massive specs, Predator Orion 9000 with ease handles 8K gaming and intense virtual reality games.Connectivity options include two USB 2.0 ports, two USB 3.1 Gen 2 ports, and eight USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports. For storage expansion Predator Orion 9000 includes three M.2 slots and four PCIe x16 slots.
Acer Predator Orion 9000 Highlights:
- Intel Core i9 Extreme Edition 18-core, 36-thread processor
- Two NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080Ti’s in SLI or
- 4-way AMD Radeon RX Vega graphics cards
- 128GB quad-channel DDR4 RAM
- Liquid Cooling with Ice Tunnel 2.0
- Three M.2 slots
- Four PCIe x16 slot
According to Acer, Acer Predator Orion 9000 will hit North America and Europe in December with starting price costing around US$1,999. Local availability and pricing are yet to be determined.