Acer Predator Orion 3000 & Nitro 50 release: 11th Gen Intel Core & AMD Ryzen 5000 Series, starting price from ~RM3634


Apart from the laptops, Acer didn't stop there as they also introduce new gaming desktops. The company updated its range of gaming desktops to include new 11th Gen Intel Core desktop processors or AMD Ryzen 5000 Series desktop processors, and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 30 Series GPUs. To read more of the gaming desktops, continue below.


Predator Orion 3000 Gaming Desktops

First up, the Predator Orion 3000 (P03-630) is a mid-tower rig packing an 11th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 GPU and up to 64 GB of 3200 Hz DDR4 memory. The GeForce RTX 3070 GPU is powered by the NVIDIA Ampere architecture, NVIDIA’s 2nd gen RTX architecture. In other words, this includes Ray Tracing Cores and Tensor Cores, new streaming multiprocessors and high-speed G6 memory.


To keep things cool, the 92x92 mm custom-engineered FrostBlade fan features special patented blades to keep the Orion 3000 cool at all times. The fans even have RGB LEDs and users can further customize vertical light bars on the front of the case via PredatorSense, which is Acer’s customized utility app that allows users to manage and monitor their system, lighting, and fan speed from one location. 

In addition to Intel Killer E2600 for high-end speeds and Wi-Fi 6 with MU-MIMO functionality, a wide range of USB 3.2 Gen2 ports, both Type-A and Type-C and DTS:X Ultra audio, the Predator Orion 3000 also comes with an optional EMI-compliant tempered glass side panel that offers a peek at what lies within. With up to 2 TB PCIe NVMe SSD (1TB x2) and up to 6 TB HDD (3TB x2), there is also plenty of storage.


Acer Nitro 50 

Next, the Nitro 50 series two models which are the N50-120 (AMD) and N50-620 (Intel). Running up to AMD Ryzen 9 5900 Series desktop processor or the 11th Gen Intel Core i7 processor, both are supported by an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti GPU as well as up to 64 GB of dual-channel 3200 MHz DDR4 memory, dual 3.5-inch SATA3 HDD Slots (Up to 3TB x2), M.2 2280 PCIe NVMe SSD Slots, 802.11ax/ac/a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi 6, Dragon LAN 1G Ethernet and USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C and Type-A ports. 


Moreover, the Nitro 50 series can be ordered with a built-in wireless charging pad that works with all mobile devices that support the Qi-standard. Other features include DTS:X Immersive Audio, Windows 10 Home, FrostBlade Cooling, Wi-Fi 6 functionality and RGB LEDs to set the mood for a gaming session. The NitroSense system management software allows you to monitor your CPU and GPU temperatures as well as adjust the fan speed.

For pricing reference, the Predator Orion 3000 (P03-630) will be available in North America in July starting at USD 1,199 (~RM4960) and in EMEA in October starting at EUR 949 (~RM4781). Meanwhile, the Nitro 50 (N50-620) will be available in North America in July starting at USD 949 (~RM3925) in EMEA in October starting at EUR 799 (~RM4025) and in China in June, starting at RMB 5,599 (~RM3634).


Exact specifications, prices, and availability will vary by region. Until then, we will have to wait and see if Acer Malaysia decides to import these gaming desktops here. Stay tuned for more trending tech news at