Acer is saying three new Predator screens at CES 2020 at the moment, and that features a large, 55-inch 4K OLED mannequin.
The large Predator CG552K is a 4K OLED panel with a 120Hz refresh fee, assist for Nvidia’s G-Sync, and assist for variable refresh fee by way of HDMI. Primarily, it’s a TV-sized gaming monitor, and the thought is that it’s going to supply quick refresh charges and decrease response occasions that the majority televisions can’t, in impact providing a way more immersive and responsive PC gaming expertise. It’s much like Alienware’s 55-inch OLED show that was introduced final August, and each comply with the introduction of Nvidia’s Huge Format Gaming Show commonplace first introduced at CES 2018 that led to the launch of the HP Omen X Emperium 65 early final 12 months.
The Predator CG552X is large, however it’s not even the most important choice in the marketplace. HP’s Omen X is 10 inches bigger, and it additionally has a good greater refresh fee of 144Hz. My colleague Dan Seifert mentioned in his assessment that the Omen X 65 was nice for taking part in video games, however you’ll nonetheless want a high-end PC if you happen to actually wish to reap the benefits of it. It appears seemingly that’s the case for the Predator CG552K as effectively.
However if you happen to actually wish to combine considered one of these big screens into your gaming setup, they’re fairly costly on their very own. The Omen X 65 prices $4,999, Alienware’s 55-inch monitor prices $3,999, and the Predator CG552K will value $2,999 when it launches in Q3 in North America.
Acer additionally introduced two smaller screens. The brand new Predator X32 has a 32-inch IPS mini LED show with a UHD decision, Nvidia’s G-Sync, a refresh fee of as much as 144Hz, as much as 1,440 nits of brightness, and a large viewing angle of as much as 178 levels. It’s additionally VESA DisplayHDR 1400 licensed, the best stage of certification doable, that means that it reaches a brightness of at the least 1,400 nits, helps extensive shade gamut, and dims on the pixel stage.
Mainly, if Acer’s specs are correct, the Predator X32 ought to look fairly good at many viewing angles, and due to that, Acer is positioning the monitor nearly as good for each gaming and making movies. That is smart, as many streamers are additionally content material creators. The nice-looking specs will come at a worth, although, as Acer says the Predator X32 begins at $3,599 when it’s accessible in Q2 in North America.
Acer can be saying the brand new Predator X38, which has a 37.5-inch UWQHD+ curved show, helps Nvidia G-Sync, and will get as much as a speedy 175Hz refresh fee when overclocked. The Predator X38 can be dear, costing $2,399 when it’s accessible in North America this April.