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At CES 2017: Acer Predator 21 X is a $9,000 laptop with a 21-inch curved screen that weighs 20 pounds

The laptop is more of a portable desktop replacement, because who wants a 20 pound laptop on their lap?

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Acer Predator 21 X

What has a 21-inch curved screen, two power supplies, five system fans and nine heat pipes?

The $9,000 Acer Predator 21 X.

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The curved screen and strange construction are enough to get the laptop noticed, but the specs are nothing to scoff at.

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It's got an Intel Core i7-7820HK processor, dual Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 GPUs, and 64GB of DDR4 2400 MHz memory.

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Plus, there are a few interesting features like a removable trackpad...

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...that can be flipped over and used as a numerical keypad.

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A five-fan cooling system with nine heat pipes prevents the laptop from getting too hot, while two power supplies prevent it from running out of juice.

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The 2,560 x 1080 resolution display comes with a 120 GHz refresh rate, and features Nvidia G-Sync technology for smooth gameplay.

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Programmable keys and an array of RGB color options let you make the keyboard your own.

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Tobii EyeX eye tracking works with certain game titles to control your player or aim, just by looking at the screen.

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This computing behemoth has a lot going on, so take your time clicking through the following slides.

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The Acer Predator 21 X is expected to go on sale in February, in the meantime read CNET's thoughts on the beast here.

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