Pros

  • Competitive price
  • Striking design

Cons

  • Liquid-cooled, but not overclocked

At A Glance

A good machine, the Predator delivers solid performance for its price; a little reconfiguring could wonders, however.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://us.acer.com

The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 39754
Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550
Processor speed 2830.0 MHz
Display
Display size 24.0 inches
Included monitor No
Monitor model number Acer G24
Display type LCD
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce 9800GTX
Video Bus PCI Express
Video Memory Type DDR3
Storage
Raid type none
Drive size 1920.0 GB
Expansion slots
Open PCI Express X16 Slots 2.0
Number of PCI slots 1.0
Open PCI Express X1 Slots 1.0
Number of PCI-Express Slots 6.0
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (rear) (x4)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (front) (x5)
  • FireWire Port (rear)
  • FireWire Port (front)
Ethernet Type Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps)
Slots 5
Parallel Port No
Memory
Memory size 8192.0 MB
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Speed 8.0
Optical Drive Type DVD±RW
Second Optical Drive Speed 16.0
Second Optical Drive Type DVD-ROM
Included Drives 3
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (64 bit)
Case
Chassis style Tower (Midsize)
External Drive Bays 3.0
Internal Drive Bays 4.0