Acer also has taken advantage of the fair IFA 2015 to teach to the world their new devices, not only moving but also for other uses and among which stands out the new series Acer Predator, a range of products aimed especially at the ‘gamers’.
The Acer Predator series devices include PCs, monitors and laptops in high range, but also a Tablet and a smartphone designed to improve our user experience when playing, an interesting idea as exploited by Nvidia Shield taking advantage of that, increasingly, the videogame world intersects with mobile devices.
The Tablet is called Acer Predator 8 GT-810, and to compete with the Nvidia option arrives with a very well balanced hardware that seeks enhance the display and multimedia sections, without forgetting that the price should be at attractive levels.
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With a distinctively aggressive design, the Acer Predator 8 hits the market with the model being the first tablet with chipset Intel Atom X 7-Z8700, a heart made of 14 nm technology and incorporating a quad-core processor to a clock speed of 1.6 – 2.4 GHz, on the basis of the Cherry Trail of Intel platform.
It is one chipset that is sufficient for running devices with Android or Windows, and has with a energy content thinking on mobile devices, but keeping a very high power especially in the graphic part, that it is borne by a GPU Intel HD Graphics.
Its screen is of 8 inch and FullHD resolution has (1920 x 1200 pixels), manufactured with IPS technology and additives of Acer, as Predator ColorBlast and Predator MediaMaster, a software that allows to control audio and video parameters optimize and customize its use when it comes to consuming multimedia content or play stop.
The RAM is 2 GB, with a more than acceptable 64 GB internal storage It is also expandable with microSD cards, especially taking into account that the best Android games already rise to 2 or 3 GB of data required.
The Tablet has dual-band 802.11 WiFi connectivity a/b/g/n, as well as Bluetooth, all under Android 5.1 Lollipop in a housing very thin 8.7 millimeters and weighing 350 grams made of aluminium.
Outstanding for the multimedia section
Acer incorporates your Tablet Predator 8 audio and video enhancement technologies to customize the user experience when playing, with both graphics and sound quality.
In this sense, a Predator Quadio audio with four front speakers system It will delight our senses, with surround sound and Dolby technology.
In addition, the Tablet features Precision Plus technology with a high-accuracy digitizer to improve the touch response with both fingers and a stylus, and the games will they bring us better experience thanks Predator TacSense, a haptic feedback system with vibration to which already we are accustomed from the famous Rumble Pack for Nintendo 64.
Unfortunately have not transcended all data about cameras or some built-in sensors, but what we have seen we liked, because differentiation is not simple and the Acer Predator range has succeeded.
Acer Predator 8, availability and prices
The ‘gamers’ for Acer Tablet will be available starting on November 6 exclusively through Newegg for the North American market, priced at 299.99 dollars.
Europe, the Acer Predator 8 GT-810 you will arrive shortly with a price of €349, and accompanied by a wide variety of accessories specific such as housings, covers, a stylus, trip, SlimPort dongle adapters and headphones for gaming.