Acer has quietly launched yet one more curved ultra-wide Predator show for avid gamers in search of a big diagonal, a excessive decision and an ultra-high refresh fee. The Predator Z35P resembles its predecessor launched a few years in the past, however has a better decision and a greater distinction ratio. The new monitor is out there for pre-orders now.
Acer’s Predator Z35 was one of many first giant ultra-wide curved shows that includes a really excessive refresh fee when it was launched in mid-2015. Its giant dimensions, alongside with a 144-200 Hz refresh fee, and accompanied by NVIDIA’s G-Sync know-how, made it well-known amongst demanding avid gamers – however its decision of 2560×1080 was not excessive sufficient. The comparatively low decision was justified by the truth that in 2015 solely ultra-high-end graphics playing cards might hit 200 fps in demanding titles at 2560×1080. In the imply time, graphics playing cards have come a good distance in two years and it’s time for Acer’s giant curved ultra-wide monitor to get a decision improve.
The new Acer Predator Z35P is predicated on a 35” VA panel providing a 3440×1440 decision (2.39:1 side ratio), a most brightness of 300 nits, a 2500:1 distinction ratio, a 100 Hz refresh fee, 178°/178° viewing angles, a four ms response time, and 1800R curvature. According to TFT Central, the refresh fee of the panel will be overclocked from 100 Hz to 120 Hz, which isn’t as excessive because the 200 Hz doable on the unique Z35, however which is effectively past what non-gaming screens can provide.
When it involves connectivity, the Acer Predator Z35P monitor has one HDMI 1.four port, a DisplayPort 1.2 port, 4 USB Type-A headers (with one USB-B enter) and a three.5-mm audio jack to drive two 9 W built-in audio system.
|3440 × 1440|
|100 – 120 Hz|
|four ms GTG|
|100% sRGB (?)|
|zero.2382 mm × zero.242 mm (?)|
|1 × DP 1.2
1 × HDMI 1.four
|three.5 mm enter/output
2 × 9 W audio system
|four × USB three.zero Type-A connectors
1 × USB three.zero Type-B enter
|Idle: zero.5 W
Active: 65 W
The new Predator Z35P doesn’t appear to have many rivals available on the market that may provide an identical mixture of options: dimensions (35″), decision (3440×1440), curvature, a really excessive refresh fee (as much as 120 Hz), G-Sync assist and so on. In truth, there are solely two of them: the AOC Agon AG352UCG in addition to the HP Omen X, if we don’t think about barely smaller 34″-class ASUS ROG Swift PG348Q and Acer Predator X34 (this one makes use of an IPS panel with 60 Hz, however it’s overclockable to 100 Hz).
The Acer Predator Z35P is anticipated to be accessible within the U.S. within the coming weeks for $1099.99. Amazon is taking pre-orders on the show with ETA in a single to a few weeks.