Acer's Swift 7 Announced in CES 2018

09 January, 2018, 02:14 | Author: Sherri Guerrero
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As far as specifications are concerned, the Swift 7 spots a 14-inch Full HD IPS touch display with the resolution of 1920x1080 pixels, which is protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass.

Acer has showcased the Swift 7 (SF714-51T) laptop. The Dell XPS 13 and the Lenovo Yoga 920 sport eight-generation Core i7 chips, and up to 16GB RAM storage cost around the same, but that's just a small trade-off for owning the thinnest laptop in the world.

Alongside the CPUs, the Swift 7 has 8GB of LPDDR3 RAM and a 265GB PCIe SSD; all in all pretty decent, if not remarkable. It works well, though we'd recommend getting the GTX 1050 Ti variant, if you can find it. This year, it'll feature updated specs in the form of 8th Generation Intel Core processors. Other contributors to portability have been addressed; there is built-in Intel XMM 4G LTE connectivity with nano SIM slot, and up to 10 hours of battery life is useful when you are on the road.

Acer also rolled out its Chromebook 11, which will support Google Play for Android apps and two USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 1 ports. It'll go on sale in March for a whopping $1,699 (around £1,250).

Casual gamers looking for a laptop at the cheaper end of the scale might want to check out the updated Nitro 5. The device is powered by the lRyzen mobile processor with Radeon TX560 graphics.

The Nitro 5's chassis features a top cover with elegant laser texturing that brings bold refinement to the gaming laptop.

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The new Acer Spin 3 (SP314-51) has a durable 360-degree rotating screen, letting users view content in different modes such as laptop mode, tent mode, tablet mode or display mode.

The Acer Nitro 5 will be available in Europe, the Middle East and Africa from April and prices will start at £899.99.

Acer has been showcasing its new Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop which is expected to launch during April 2018 within the United Kingdom and North America with prices starting from £899 or $799 depending on your location.

The Spin 3 launches in America next month, but it's a lot more affordable with pricing starting at $599.

Moving to the Acer Spin 3, the features a 14-inch Full HD display (1920x1080 pixels) with IPS technology. The new Acer Chromebook 11 comes in two models, namely CB311-8H and CB311-8HT, both featuring an 11.6-inch display with 1366×768 pixels resolution.



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