Acer Swift 5 with 15-inch FHD touchscreen Display announced
Acer has announced the Swift 5 laptop. it weighs just 970g, it is just 15.9mm thin. The Swift 5 features top and bottom covers that are constructed from magnesium-lithium alloy for a thinner design while ensuring durability without bending or twisting. The magnesium-aluminum alloy palm rest provides an extra sturdy base when using the keyboard and trackpad. The Acer Swift 5 (SF515-51T) packs a 15.6-inch Full HD touchscreen display with ultra-narrow 5.87 mm bezels and 87.6% screen-to-body ratio. It is powered by the latest 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8565U / Core i5-8265U processors. It runs on Windows 10 OS.
It has up to 16GB of DDR4 SDRAM and up to a 1 TB NVMe PCIe SSD. It has Acer TrueHarmony technology and optimized Dolby Audio for powerful sound through dual stereo speakers. This laptop comes with a fingerprint reader that supports Windows Hello unlock.
Interms of connectivity, it has WiFi 2×2 802.11ac, USB 3.1 Type-C Gen-2 port, two USB 3.1 Type-A ports (one with power-off charging functionality), and an HDMI port. The Company said that it will give you up to 10 hours of battery life.
The Acer Swift 5 (SF514-53T) comes with a 14-inch Full HD touchscreen display with 9.32 mm narrow bezels, similar design to the 15.6-inch model with magnesium-lithium alloy construction. It is powered by the Intel Core i7-8565U / Intel Core i5-8265U processors. It has 2×2 802.11ac Gigabit WiFi. It also has a fingerprint reader that supports Windows Hello unlock.
It has a USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 1 , 2 x USB 3.0 (one with power-off USB charging) and a HDMI. The Company said it will give you up to 8 hours of battery life.
The Acer Swift 5 with 15-inch display (SF515-51T) price starts at €1,099 in EMEA and 7,499 Yuan in China. It will be available in November 2018 / Starts at $1,099 and available in North America in January, 2019.