Acer records 52 per cent growth across the Middle East with Predator line-up

Good news across the board for gaming fans in the Middle East

Acer Middle East recently announced 52 per cent growth for its Predator range during the first half of 2019. According to Acer, the Predator line-up was responsible for a 52 per cent growth in revenue and 68 per cent growth in volume in comparison to last year.

Acer Predator Triton 500 (via Acer)

“We are delighted with the success the Predator range has had in the region,” says Paul Collins, General Manager at Acer. “Gaming and e-sports in the Middle East is rapidly evolving and is valued at $3 billion (Dh11 billion), according to Newzoo. With that in mind, as shown by the latest results from GFK, Acer currently holds a market share of 18 per cent in the UAE notebook gaming landscape alone. This highlights our focus within this segment and commitment to expanding the gaming industry in the region, while also empowering the next generation of homegrown e-sports champions.”

Acer Predator Helio 300 (via Acer)

Predator Social Media

The company has also launched Facebook and Twitter accounts for its Predator range to promote engagement with the Middle Eastern gaming community. The page will also provide product information, gameplay recaps, industry trends, gaming tips and tricks, and local gaming news in the region.

Acer Predator products

The Predator series is known to deliver powerful laptops that offer a great gaming experience. The Acer Predator Helios 300 offers an affordable yet feature-packed gaming laptop. The device boasts a 9th Generation i7 Processor as well as a 6GB Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti. These powerful specs ensure no stutters for a seamless gaming experience.

Acer Predator XB2 (via Acer)

Next, we have the slim and light Triton 500, measuring just 17.9mm thin. This device makes for effortless gaming and streaming experience on the go. Lastly, the Predator XB2 Monitor with 240Hz refresh and 1ms response time pairs up perfectly to ensure seamless FPS at 1080p.

Product availability

Predator Helios 300
UAE: Available at Carrefour, Sharaf DG, Jumbo, Emax and Lulu
Price: Dh6,499

Predator Triton 500
UAE: Available at Jumbo, Sharaf DG, Amazon, Emax
Price: Dh9,999

Predator XB2
UAE: Available at Al Ain Plaza
Price: Dh2,099