The latest Acer Swift 5 is one of the lightest 14-inch consumer laptops in the market packed with a full-featured antimicrobial solution, an agent that stops the growth or kills microorganisms.
Designed on the Intel Evo platform for an exceptional experience anywhere, the Acer Swift 5 which weighs around 1 kg, is just 14.95 mm thin and boasts an impressive 90% screen-to-body ratio.
What is so impressive about the Acer Swift 5 its light nature? It is so weightless for a 14-inch laptop that it requires very little effort to lift up and carry around for mobile users.
Light and durable materials were used in designing the Acer Swift 5 to make it less weighty. Compared to Al, MgAl is 20% lighter and MgLi 35% lighter at the same thickness. In addition, MgAl is two times stronger and MgLi is four times stronger at the same thickness, giving the device solid rigidity in a feather-light body design. This powerful notebook, at around 1kg, includes a chassis made from high-grade magnesium-lithium and magnesium-aluminum – allowing it to reach an incredible 14.95 mm thinness.
This laptop is most suitable for people that spend a lot of time on the move. When fully charged, the battery is capable of lasting for up to 17 hours. It can also be fast-charged in emergency cases to provide four hours of use for just 30 minutes of charge time.
It can connect to wireless networks with the latest tech via dual-band Intel Wi-Fi 6 (GIG+) and Bluetooth 5.1. In addition, it has an array of ports such as USB-C™, Thunderbolt 4, and USB3.2 Gen 2 for fast data transfer and power delivery.
Smart access features of Acer Swift 5
The embedded fingerprint reader is a quick and secure way for Windows Hello to verify a user’s identity without a password. You can also activate and query Windows 10 when the screen is off with Wake On Voice (WoV) to interact with Cortana while the device is in Modern Standby mode.
Microsoft’s Intelligent Personal Digital Assistant helps users stay on time for tasks and meeting schedules and syncs with multiple devices.
Acer Swift 5 is currently selling at $1000 on Acer website which is about N412,500 in the Nigerian market.
|Operating System||Windows 10 Home|
|Operating System Architecture||64-bit|
|Processor and Chipset|
|Processor Type||Intel® Core™ i5|
|Processor Speed||2.40 GHz|
|Processor Speed (turbo)||4.20 GHz|
|Processor Core||Quad-core (4 Core™)|
|Standard Memory||8 GB|
|Total Solid State Drive Capacity||512 GB|
|Solid State Drive Interface||PCI Express|
|Display and Graphics|
|Display Screen Type||LCD|
|Display Screen Technology||IPS technology|
|Screen Mode||Full HD|
|Screen Resolution||1920 x 1080|
|Graphics Controller Manufacturer||Intel®|
|Graphics Controller Model||Iris Xe Graphics|
|Graphics Memory Accessibility||Shared|
|Number of Speakers||2|
|Speaker Output Mode||Stereo|
|Network and Communication|
|Wireless LAN Manufacturer||Intel®|
|Wireless LAN Model||Wireless Wi-Fi 6 AX201|
|Wireless LAN Standard||IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac|
|Bluetooth Standard||Bluetooth 5.0|
|Webcam Resolution (front)||1280 x 720 webcam|
|Number of USB 3.2 Gen 1 Ports||2|
|Number of Thunderbolt™ 4 (USB 3.2) Ports||1|
|Total Number of USB Ports||3|
|Audio Line Out||Yes|
|Number of HDMI® Ports||1|
|Pointing Device Type||TouchPad|
|Keyboard Type||Backlit keyboard|
|Number of Cells||4-cell|
|Battery Chemistry||Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)|
|Maximum Battery Run Time||15 hours|
|Maximum Power Supply Wattage||65 W|
|Height||0.59″ (14.95 mm)|
|Height (Front)||0.59″ (14.95 mm)|
|Height (Rear)||0.59″ (14.95 mm)|
|Width||12.56″ (318.90 mm)|
|Depth||8.15″ (206.98 mm)|
|Weight (Approximate)||2.31 lb|
|Package Contents||Swift 5 SF514-55TA-56CH Notebook; Lithium Ion Battery; AC Adapter|
|Security Features||Kensington lock|