Acer refreshed its Swift ultra-portable notebook and Aspire all-in-one desktop ranges, all powered by the latest 10th Gen Intel Core processors and Windows 10.
The Acer Swift 5 (SF514-54T/SF514-54GT) and Swift 3 (SF314-57/SF314-57G) notebooks is an ultra-portable notebook with sleek chassis, stylish design and slim bezels with impressive performance and battery life. The new Acer Aspire C all-in-one desktop series are slim, space-saving, elegantly styled PCs with thin bezels and provides impressive computing experience.
“We’re continuously challenging ourselves on how we can make the world’s lightest 14-inch notebook even better,” said James Lin, General Manager, Notebooks, IT Product Business, Acer. “With the new Swift 5, we’ve integrated a discrete graphics chip and the latest processors so mobile professionals no longer have to compromise between portability and performance.”
“10th Gen Intel Core processors redefine what’s possible in a modern laptop by bringing broad-scale AI to the PC for the first time, an all-new graphics architecture for a leap in performance with Iris Plus graphics, and integrated best-in-class connectivity with Wi-Fi 6 (Gig+) and Thunderbolt 3,” said Chris Walker, Corporate Vice President and General Manager of Mobility Client Platforms in the Client Computing Group, Intel. “It has been a great collaboration between Intel and Acer to bring the performance and platform capability to life in the new, beautifully designed Swift laptops.”
Acer Swift 5 – The World’s Lightest 14-inch Notebook
The 14-inch Acer Swift 5 has been known to be the lightest in its class since its inception, with a chassis made from a magnesium-lithium and magnesium-aluminium alloys. The latest generation weighs just 990 grams which includes a new discrete NVIDIA GeForce MX250 graphics or even less with solely newly updated integrated Intel Iris Pro graphics while measuring just 14.95 mm thin. The screen features a three-sided narrow bezel with a high screen-to-body ratio of 86.4%.
With up to a 10th Gen Intel Core i7-1065G7 processor, and a maximum of 512 GB PCIe Gen 3×4 SSD storage, it offers powerful performance and brilliant colour quality on the 14-inch Full HD IPS touchscreen. The Swift 5 has a full-function USB 3.1 Type-C connector that supports Thunderbolt 3, dual-band Intel Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax), and supports Windows Hello through a fingerprint reader.
The Swift 5 is a lightweight laptop, yet it offers up to 12.5 hours of battery life for day-to-night productivity. The Swift 5 supports fast-charging, providing up to 4.5 hours of use with just a 30-minute charge. Users can login via a touch of the built-in fingerprint reader through Windows Hello for easy and more secure access.
The Acer Swift 5 will be available in India by September end, starting at Rs 69,999.
Acer Swift 3 – A Stylish and Portable Powerhouse
The stylish and lightweight Acer Swift 3 notebook has a 14-inch Full HD IPS screen, is available in steel grey and millennial pink colour variant, and weighs just 1.19 kg makes it an another Acer lightweight laptop. The Swift 3 packs a lot of power into its 15.95 mm thin chassis with up to a 10th Gen Intel Core i7-1065G7 processor with Intel Iris Plus graphics and an optional discrete NVIDIA GeForce MX250 GPU. It also includes up to 512 GB PCIe Gen 3×4 SSD storage, 16 GB LPDDR4X RAM, Thunderbolt 3 and dual-band Intel Wi-Fi 6. It delivers up to 12.5 hours of battery life and offers fast charging capabilities: 30 minutes charging can provide 4 hours of battery life in video playback conditions.
The Acer Swift 3 has thin 4.37 mm bezels and an 84% screen-to-body ratio. For further colour enhancement, the Swift 3 also includes Acer Color Intelligence and Acer ExaColor Technology for enhanced, vivid images.
The Acer Swift 3 will be available in India by September end, starting at Rs 59,999.