Acer Puts $8999 Tag on the New Predator 21 X Gaming Laptop

By | January 3, 2017

Gaming laptops are very popular among the young teenagers these days. No doubt these heavy machines are beasts that provide amazing gaming experience to the users. But today we are going to talk about the brand new Acer Predator 21 X gaming machine.

The new Predator 21 X is different from all other gaming laptops as it features a curved display. In addition to that, the screen is way large to make sure that you get the full gaming environment. The display measures 21 inches with full HD 2560 x 1080 resolution and IPS panel.

However, the laptop was first unveiled in the IFA, August 2016 but the cost of the laptop is revealed by the company today. You will have to pay $8,999 for the Predator 21 X, which s obviously not a small amount.

With such price tag, Acer gives you nothing to complain about. Talking about the design and build of the laptop, it is huge, rough, with perfect blend of silver and black and a blue dragon on the keyboard. However, looks hardly matter in-front of the power which Predator 21 X produces. The laptop weighs 17.6 pounds and is obviously not at all easy to carry. 

There are two Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 X graphics card which are more than enough to handle almost all the games produced till date. These graphic cards are also Nvidia’s SLI tech. There is a new Intel i7 processor assisted by 64 GB RAM fitted in four slots. Storage is not a problem in this laptop as it features four 512 GB SSD hard disks which are way faster than normal hard drives.

The additional features are Tobii eye-tracking, a keyboard with customisable backlight,  five cooling fans, four speakers along with two subwoofers, and a numeric board which can also be changed into a touchpad.

The Acer Predator 21 X Gaming Laptop will hit the market next month and the first 300 customers will receive the limited edition model with series number engrave on the laptop.

For those who think it is way costly for you to buy, Acer has released a cheaper version with the name Predator 17 X which has just one Nvidia graphics card, limited SSD and simple flat 17.3 inch display. You will have to pay $2599 for Acer Predator 17 X gaming laptop.

In case you think that is costly as well, Acer also announced their upcoming updated versions of V 15 as well as V 17 Nitro laptops. The new models will cost $1119 and $1299 respectively. Both these laptops will be out in the market along with Predator 21 X and 17 X laptops.

Author: Scott

Hi, I am Scott. A tech journalist by profession who loves to learn and share about various technologies and new gadgets popping up every other day in the market. I am a soccer fan and love travelling.