Acer Predator Ultra-Wide, Ultra-Short Throw Gaming Projector Now Available

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Acer has expanded their Predator gaming series with the Acer Predator Z850 Gaming Projector which features ultra-wide images projected at an ultra-short throw distance. The Predator Z850 also features sleek red accents on an angled black chassis, making it sure to stand out.

The new laser projector displays a 50 percent wider image over traditional 16:9 screen resolutions with it’s 24:9 ultra-wide 1920×720 HD resolution, augmenting gamers peripheral vision. With it’s ultra-short throw technology, the Predator Z850 can project a 120″ image from just 18.5″ (47cm) away from the screen, making it easy to set up in smaller rooms.

Other features include:

  • 3,000 ANSI lumens for bright images
  • 100,000:1 contrast ratio for vivid images with deep, rich blacks and crisp whites
  • Laser diode lamp lasts up to 30,000 hours
  • Acer ColorBoost3D improves 2D and 3D color performance
  • Acer ColorSafe II minimizes color decay
  • 3D Ready
  • 2x HDMI, 2x VGA, MHL, RS-232, Ethernet, USB, microUSB ports
  • Optional Wireless HD-Kit for 1080p lossless wireless streaming


The Acer Predator Z850 isn’t cheap however, and will set you back $4,999USD.

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