In Russia, sales of the new ultrabook Acer Swift 5 began. According to the company, the laptop is made of special alloys, which explain its light weight – the device weighs less than 1 kilogram. The 14-inch notebook is equipped with the latest Intel Core 8-generation processor, an IPS-touch screen with a resolution of Full HD and will be sold at a price of 79,990 rubles.
Also, configurations with more powerful stuffing – Intel Core i7 processor, increased capacity of the drive, increased memory capacity are available. The older configurations will be sold at a price of 99,990 and 107,990 rubles, respectively.
The main emphasis in the new version of Acer makes on the ease of the notebook (970 grams), the thickness of 9.2 mm and the narrower frame.
“Acer Swift 5 will especially appeal to users who appreciate the combination of stylish appearance, performance and convenience of transportation in the notebook,” the press release said.
The main feature of the new ultrabook is the case. It is made of special ultra-light and strong magnesium-lithium and magnesium-aluminum alloys. The laptop weighs 42% less if you compare the option, made in a completely aluminum housing. Also on the body is applied a special polymer coating, created with the help of plasma electrolytic oxidation. A lightweight and portable laptop will be convenient for those who spend a lot of time on the road and need a small but powerful device with a good battery. The battery capacity of 4670 mAh allows the laptop to work up to 8 hours from one battery charge.
Swift 5 has an HDMI port, two USB 3.0 ports and a USB 3.1 Type-C port that supports data transfer speeds of up to 5 Gb / s, an image output of 4K, and can also charge connected gadgets. For connection to the network, the laptop is equipped with a wireless communication module 2 × 2 802.11ac. The central body of the laptop is the Intel Core 8-th generation processor. Windows 10 comes with a built-in fingerprint sensor with Acer Bio-Protection technology, which supports the Windows Hello function to identify the user and unlock the system.
The following Swift 5 models will be available in retail:
- Acer Swift 5/14 “FHD IPS Multi-touch LCD / Core i7-8550U / 16 GB LP DDR3 / 512 GB SSD – 107 990 rub.
- Acer Swift 5/14 “FHD IPS Multi-touch LCD / Core i7-8550U / 8 GB LP DDR3 / 512 GB SSD – 99 990 rub.
- Acer Swift 5/14 “FHD IPS Multi-touch LCD / Core i5-8250U / 8 GB LP DDR3 / 256 GB SSD – 79 990 rub.