As Intel introduced the 11-gen Tiger Lake CPU, Acer launched all Swift series laptops with the new Intel 11th Gen core CPU. The information on which Acer has given through a tweet. The company has introduced the Acer Swift 5, Acer Swift 3, and Acer Spin 7, while the Acer Spin 7 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx General 5G processor.
The Acer Swift 5 and Acer Swift 3 laptops were first powered by the 10th generation Intel Core CPU which is now introduced with Intel’s 11th Gen core CPU. In addition, the Spin 7 will be the “world’s first notebook” powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 5G processor. The Swift series laptop models form part of Intel’s new EVO platform as they create a thinner and lighter design and provide a longer battery life. Newer laptops come with Intel Core i5 or Intel Core i7 processors and Intel Iris Xe graphics. So let’s know about their features and availability.
Specifications of Acer Swift 5
This model of Acer Swift 5 (2020) is powered by the Intel Core i7 processor with 11th generation Intel Core i5 and Intel Iris X graphics.
This powerful notebook, available in about 1kg1, includes a chassis made of high-grade magnesium-lithium and magnesium-aluminum, giving it a premium look.
This laptop comes with a 14-inch full HD IPS display touchscreen with a peak brightness of 340 nits and a 90 percent screen to body ratio.
The laptop comes with a 64-bit operating system, PCIe for high speed, and 1TB SSD storage of NVIDIA® GeForce® MX3501 graphics.
Acer Swift 5 is based on Microsoft Windows 10.
For connectivity, it has dual-band Intel® Wi-Fi 6 (GIG) and Bluetooth 5.0, USB-C ™, Thunderbolt 41, and USB 3 Gen 2.
An embedded fingerprint reader for Windows Hello is a quick and secure way to verify your identity without a password.
Battery:- The laptop comes with a strong battery, which on 56W1, has the capacity to last 17 hours. And fast-charging in 30 minutes can be used up to 4 hours.
Acer Swift 3 Specifications
Acer Swift 3 has a 13.5 display with a resolution of 2,256 × 1,504 pixels which comes with an IPS display in a 3: 2 aspect ratio.
The latest NVIDIA® GeForce® MX350 GPU provides 2.5X faster performance over integrated graphics for photo and video-editing applications, as well as faster, smoother gaming.
The Acer Swift 3 is lightweight and thin with aluminum and magnesium-aluminum metal chassis weighing 1.19kg5 and as thin as 15.95mm.
The model Swift 3 (2020) is powered by the 11th generation Intel Core i7 and Core i5 processors.
Swift 3 can be accessed more securely without a password. Because it has an embedded fingerprint reader for Windows Hello, a quick and secure way.
This Swift 3 comes with a maximum of 1TB PCIe Gen 3×4 SSD and 16GB LPDDR4X RAM.
Connectivity options include USB-C, Vajra 35, USB 3.1 Gen 2, and Wi-Fi connection dual-band Intel® Wi-Fi 6 (GIG +) (802.11ax)
With a full range of connectivity options including full-function USB-C ™, the Vajra 35 Swift 3 pretty much it comes with USB 2.0, USB 3.1 Gen 2, and a display port. Wi-Fi connection with dual-band Intel® Wi-Fi 6 (GIG +) is provided by (802.11ax). And single connectors can be used for ultra-quick data transfer, video streaming, and battery charging/power.
Battery: – The Acer Swift 3 offers a long battery life, with its large battery 56Wh5, it is capable of lasting up to 16 hours. And it can be used for 6 to 4 hours in an emergency by charging 30 minutes.
Acer Spin 7 Specifications
This 14-inch convertible notebook has a full-HD IPS display and comes with pre-installed Windows 10 Pro.
The Acer Spin 7 is powered by a Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 5G processor that includes the Snapdragon X55 5G Modem-RF System.
The screen can be folded and the Acer’s 360-degree hinge design elevates the chassis slightly while in regular laptop mode for a more ergonomic experience.
It weighs 1.4kg. And it is just 15.9 mm thick.
For connectivity in this, the notebook offers 5G support with mmWave and sub-6 GHz frequencies, both 4G / LTE and Wi-Fi.
Price and availability
Acer has not shared the price nor was it said about coming to India. Nothing can be said about the value of spin 7.
While the starting price of Acer Swift 5 is $ 999.99 (approx. Rs. 73,400). The Swift 3 with a 13.5-inch display costs $ 799.99 (about Rs 58,700), and devices with a 14-inch display start at $ 699.99 (about Rs 51,400). All three models will be available in North America in November.