Acer today announced support for the latest NVIDIA GeForce RTX GPUs on its Predator Orion series gaming desktops. Acer says the new GPUs powered by the all-new NVIDIA Turing architecture, will be able to provide incredible new levels of gaming realism, speed, power efficiency, and immersion to the Predator Orion 9000, 5000, and 3000 gaming desktops lineup.
“Acer is excited to be among the first to provide gamers the choice of the latest NVIDIA GeForce RTX GPUs on our Orion series gaming desktops,” said Jeff Lee, General Manager, Stationary Computing, IT Products Business, Acer Inc. “With our commitment to bringing the latest technology in time to the market, gamers will be able to enjoy the latest breakthroughs in graphics for an incredible gaming experience.”
The new GPUs were unveiled at a special NVIDIA two-day event called the GeForce Gaming Celebration, which was held at the Palladium in Cologne, Germany ahead of Gamescom 2018.
“With the powerful Orion series gaming desktops, our new GeForce RTX GPUs provide consumers with an incredible gaming experience,” said Tim Bender, Vice President of Consumer Sales at NVIDIA. “With breakthrough technologies including
real-timeray tracing and next-gen, ultra-fast GDDR6 memory, we’re excited that our new GeForce GTX 2080 Ti and 2080 GPUs are helping Acer create a revolution in gaming realism and performance.”
The new Predator Orion 9000, 5000, and 3000 series refresh features all new RGB lighting on the chassis and fans that illuminates in 16.7 million colors with preloaded color patterns and lighting modes for users to choose and customize through the preinstalled PredatorSense app. Change of lighting schemes can be triggered by custom events, for example, users can set the lighting on the RGB LED fans and bars to follow music played through the PredatorSense app’s music player.