10 Amazing Acer Gifts for Gamers This Holiday Season
Struggling to find the perfect gift for the gamer this holiday season? Acer's Predator and Nitro products unlock elite skills and next-level immersion that serious players demand. We've compiled a list of the top 10 Acer gaming must-haves that will be on every gamer's wish list. You can't go wrong gifting the gear that champions rely on.
1. Nitro 5 Gaming Laptop: Portable power for AAA gaming
Dominate the game world with the Nitro 5's lethal combo of 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 horsepower and NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 30 Series graphics. This battle station packs top-tier gaming performances to conquer tournaments.
At its core, the Nitro 5 is built for next-gen gaming. The hybrid 12th-generation processor architecture blends efficiency and performance to handle:
Its NVIDIA® GPU brings to life hyper-realistic ray-traced graphics and AI-enhanced features for an unbeatable experience.
Experience gaming like never before with a high-refresh-rate display ensuring fluid, responsive gameplay. With a vivid 165Hz/3ms LCD display to match its savage specs, the refined Nitro 5 is locked and loaded for esports domination. Ports like USB 3.2, HDMI 2.1, and Thunderbolt 4 future-proof your rig.
Stay supercharged with enhanced cooling, per-key RGB keyboard, and immersive DTS:X Ultra spatial audio. With Killer Connectivity, enjoy low latency and a reliable network. This tournament-ready powerhouse packs next-gen velocity, visuals, and immersion. Suit up, boot up, and gain gaming supremacy.
Nitro 5 Gaming Laptop:
- Intel® Core™ i7-12700H
- NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3070
- 15.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080) 16:9 165 Hz
- 16 GB, DDR4 SDRAM
- 512 GB SSD
2. Acer Chromebook 516 GE: Cloud gaming unleashed
Discover cloud gaming's potential with the Acer Chromebook 516 GE, engineered for services like GeForce NOW. Blazing performance comes with an Intel® Core™ i5 CPU and 8GB RAM, delivering seamless gameplay on the 16-inch 120Hz display. Wi-Fi 6E and 2.5G Ethernet provide low-latency performance, optimizing streaming speed.
Vivid visuals pop on the 16-inch WQXGA IPS screen with its 16:10 aspect ratio. The DTS Audio pumps immersion. The anti-ghosting RGB keyboard lets you customize commands. Long battery life provides flexibility, and ample connectivity like HDMI and USB-C ports equips your arsenal.
Access a vast library of games through Steam and GeForce NOW without worrying about hardware demands. The Chromebook 516 GE removes limitations, making gaming simple and accessible through ChromeOS. Acer built the ideal rig to expand cloud gaming capabilities.
Acer Chromebook 516 GE:
- Chrome OS
- Intel® Core™ i5-1240P
- 8 GB Ram
- 256 GB SSD
- 16" WQXGA (2560 x 1600) 16:10 120 Hz
- Intel™ Iris® Xe Graphics shared memory
3. Predator Gaming Utility Backpack: Grab your gear and game anywhere
Gear up for gaming adventures with the Predator Gaming Utility Backpack. Built rugged, this lightweight pack fits up to a 17" Predator laptop and accessories. A water-resistant coating and military-grade ballistic fabric shield your gear from rain and dirt.
Ventilated back panels and padded shoulder straps ensure you stay cool and comfortable on the move. Interior padding protects your devices. Stash your charger in the zippered bottom pocket. Organize effortlessly with dedicated compartments for all your accessories - you'll be ready to dominate any tournament.
Show off your Predator pride with this heavy-duty, purpose-built backpack. Stay fully equipped and battle-ready for wherever the game takes you.
4. Nitro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard: Swift, precise control
The Nitro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard delivers fast, accurate inputs for competitive gaming. Its rugged metal design uses mechanical switches for tactile feedback. 104 ergonomic keycaps provide comfort for marathon gaming sessions.
Vibrant RGB backlighting lets you customize the keyboard's appearance. Anti-ghosting technology guarantees that every keystroke is registered flawlessly, even when pressing multiple keys simultaneously. This responsiveness gives an edge where split-second timing gives you the win.
Durable yet sleek, the Nitro Mechanical Keyboard delivers the speed, accuracy, and style serious gamers need.
5. Predator Galea 350 Gaming Headset: Immersive audio for a competitive edge
Dominate the soundscape with the Predator Galea 350, a gaming headset purpose-built to amplify your performance. 7.1 virtual surround captures every detail, from the faintest whisper to the loudest explosion. The noise-canceling mic technology ensures clear team communication. Sound gives you the edge - hear everything with precision and zero distractions.
The memory foam cushions, and adjustable steel headband provide ultimate comfort and are built for long gaming sessions. With universal connectivity, gain an audio edge on PC, Xbox, PlayStation, and beyond.
Pro-tuned 50mm drivers deliver booming bass and clear audio. Easily switch between optimized game, movie, and music sound profiles.
In competitive gaming, sound cues mean life or death. With the Predator Galea 350, you hear everything clearly and react instantly. You're not just playing a game – you're living it.
6. Acer Nitro Gaming Mouse III: Precision that annihilates the competition
Acer Nitro Gaming Mouse III takes dead aim at the competition with its hyper-responsive 6D optical sensor. Toggling between 6 calibrated DPI settings enables pixel-perfect precision in any game genre. Nail those no-scope headshots or dominate close-quarter firefights with 800-7200DPI.
At an insane 7000 fps and 125 MHz polling rate, even micro-movements translate into on-screen action instantly. The 20g acceleration empowers swift, decisive maneuvers to outplay your enemies. Precision is power - no missed shots or fumbles.
Embedded RGB lighting sets the mood, while the contoured, lightweight design ensures fatigue-free fragging. This weapon's agile responsiveness gives you a competitive edge. The Nitro Mouse lifts your play to pro levels, evolving accuracy with its breakthrough technologies. Precision evolves - step up your game.
The Nitro Mouse lifts your play to pro levels with breakthrough accuracy honed by next-gen technologies.
7. Predator Gorge Battle XXL Mouse Pad: Size matters
Predator Gorge Battle XXL mouse pad provides a titanic 3-foot surface, giving gamers ample room to maneuver for total domination. Its textured fabric tracks mouse movements with enhanced precision and speed thanks to reduced friction.
The pad's resistance to oil, water, and heat ensures it can withstand spills and heat up to 180°C. With a heavy, no-slip silicone base and heat-bound edges, it's built to last without fraying, no matter how intense your gaming sessions get.
Developed with input from pro gamers, the Predator Mousepad's speed-optimized surface is designed for ultra-responsive tracking, making every motion swift and precise. Conquer your desk and the competition with this massive pad crafted for peak gaming performance.
8. Nitro Gaming Controller: Elevate your game with unmatched control
Acer Nitro Gaming Controller is a formidable ally in your gaming arsenal, designed for seamless integration and high performance. Carefully tuned asymmetrical joysticks enhance accuracy and comfort - every movement translates precisely and naturally.
Blast into overdrive with the Turbo button for rapid-fire input. Dual vibration motors create tangible feedback for immersive play. The 6.5-foot cable provides room to roam while the USB-C interface plugs in hassle-free. Built for superiority on PC and Android.
With XInput support, this controller feels right and performs even better. The ergonomic grip keeps you comfortable in long sessions, while responsive controls give you the split-second edge.
Precision-engineered and instantly compatible, it's the ultimate accessory for competitive domination anywhere. Level up your arsenal with every press, push, and pivot.
9. Predator Connect W6 Wi-Fi 6E Router: Blazing speeds for lag-free gaming
Dominate online with the Acer Predator Connect W6 Wi-Fi 6E Router. With blazing speeds up to 7.8Gbps and an ultra-low latency of around 2ms, eliminate lag and gain the competitive edge.
The router harnesses the wide-open 6E spectrum for maximum throughput during intense gaming battles. Built-in Trend Micro™ security protects your network against attacks in real time.
Purpose-built for gaming, a dedicated LAN port ensures your device has the fastest connection. The Hybrid QoS network fine-tunes your gaming data and optimizes every session. NVIDIA GeForce Now integration enables smoother cloud gaming by further reducing lag.
For lag-free online play, the Predator Connect W6 delivers the speed, security, and low latency competitive gamers demand. Conquer any server with this mighty gaming router.
10. Predator G1 aluminum frame suitcase: For gamers on the move
Transport your battle station safely to LAN parties with the Predator G1 Aluminum Frame Suitcase. Custom built for the Predator G1 desktop, this rugged carrying case features a durable aluminum frame, foam-lined interior, and locking latches to secure your rig and accessories.
Measuring 22" x 18" x 10.5" and weighing only 13 pounds, it can easily hold your:
- External PSU
Sturdy yet portable, this premium suitcase lets you game anywhere while keeping your battle station secure. Game on the go - your gear is secured.
Acer's Predator and Nitro lines make holiday shopping a win. Watch their eyes light up with these next-level laptops, routers, and accessories. With these gifts, your mission is complete.
Robert is a Taiwan-based writer and digital marketer at iamrobert design. He has a passion for helping people simplify their lives through tech.