Acer and AMD has launched the Acer GX-281, the first pre-assembled CPU in the country powered by AMD’s next-gen Ryzen 7 processor. The Ryzen 7 amps up the GX-281’s performance with 8 CPU cores, 16 threads, a 3.4GHz base clock speed (can be extended to 3.8GHz), and an Extended Frequency Range for premium performance and cooling.

The Acer GX-281 comes in a sleek housing and is designed to provide superspeed data transfer, massive storage and expansion capabilities, stunning 4k resolution visuals, and Qi standard wireless charging. It has eight cores each with Simultaneous Multi-Threading (SMT), the Ryzen 7 boasts a 52% improvement in instructions per clock versus AMD’s previous best which means it is able to process more clock for clock.

The Ryzen 7 handles single-threaded performance that heavy PC users (gamers and content creators) will appreciate both for its its powerful processing ability and its affordability.

AMD’s Ryzen 7’s Sense MI allows the processor to accurately and expertly monitor itself within a milliamp, millivolt, milliwatt, and even a single-degree Celsius which is used by Precision Boost to pinpoint its ideal clock frequency.

Acer GX-281 Ryzen 7

Acer GX-281 Ryzen 5

Ryzen 1700X Ryzen 1600
Radeon RX 580 Radeon RX 580
Windows 10 Windows 10
24.5-inch 144Hz FreeSync Monitor 23.6-inch 75Hz FreeSync Monitor
P96,499 P74,999

Ryzen 7 combines high-core count chip power with affordability, rivaling more expensive CPUs for content creation. It also addresses the need for processing power and undisrupted streaming (given the rise of game streaming platforms like Twitch).

The Acer GX-281 offers Filipinos gamers and content creators a dependable tool with a competitive price. It was launched on September 12, 2017 at Chaos Manila, City of Dreams.

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