Revealed: The first Intel 12th-gen ‘Alder Lake’ gaming rig
Acer simply claimed the prize for saying the primary Intel 12th-gen “Alder Lake” gaming rig with its feature-filled Predator Orion 7000. Your wait is sort of over.
Certain, it’s been no secret that Intel’s Alder Lake desktop processors are within the works, however the disclose of the Acer Predator Orion 7000 confirms the brand new CPUs are actually forthcoming, since firms don’t like to inform folks to forestall purchasing what they lately promote. (Regardless that there may be worth to being the primary to publish “first” too.)
And sure, we imply “feature-filled,” as a result of how else are you able to describe a gaming PC that may include Intel’s much-hyped 12th-gen Alder Lake CPU, Nvidia’s juggernaut GeForce RTX 3090 graphics card, PCIe Gen five, and as much as 64GB of DDR5/4000 RAM?
Should you don’t need to take it to the following stage, you’ll be able to dial it right down to a GeForce RTX 3080 as neatly. The Orion 7000 options RGB fanatics, an all-in-one liquid cooler, Killer E3100G 2.5G Ethernet, and WiFi 6E. Pricing and the precise send date at the new Predator Orion 7000 wasn’t launched, however we’re going to wager you’ll have to succeed in deep into your pocket ebook.
One among founding fathers of hardcore tech reporting, Gordon has been masking PCs and parts since 1998.