This week at CES, Acer unveiled three new devices powered by Windows 10: the Swift 7, the Acer Spin 3 convertible laptop, and the Nitro 5 gaming laptop. So let’s check them out.
Acer Swift 7
The new Swift 7 is just 8.98mm thin and is powered by Windows 10. The laptop is said to have an ultraportable design, all-day battery life, and a personal, trusted 4G LTE connection. In addition to a Nano SIM card slot, the Swift 7 features eSIM technology, allowing download and activation of eSIM profiles. The Swift 7 ships with a Transatel profile provisioned with up to 1 GB of free data to help you get started immediately, while additional data plans can be easily purchased as needed through the Mobile Plans application while travelling around the world. 802.11ac wireless with 2×2 MIMO provides reliable and fast connections to the office or home network.
The Swift 7 will be powered by an Intel Core i7 processor and will come with a 256 GB of PCIe SSD storage and 8 GB of LPDDR3 memory. A fingerprint reader allows password-free and more secure sign-in through Windows Hello.
The Swift 7’s unibody aluminum chassis holds its new Full HD IPS display, Acer Color Intelligence for lifelike clarity at every angle, as well as Corning Gorilla Glass touchscreen and touchpad.
Acer Spin 3 Laptop with a 360° dual-torque hinge
Acer also refreshes its Spin 3 laptop with a durable 360° dual-torque hinge that enables it you to use it as a laptop, tablet and display. A powerful 8th Gen Intel Core processor and up to 12 hours of battery life, with two front-facing speakers with Acer TrueHarmony technology are all packed into the device. The Spin 3’s display supports vivid imagery in Full HD with IPS technology too.
Acer unveils new Nitro 5 Gaming laptop
The new Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop is powered by Windows 10 and designed for gaming enthusiasts seeking best-in-class performance. The laptop comes with a 15.6-inch Full HD IPS display, front-facing HD web camera, internal solid-state drive, high-quality speakers with Dolby Audio Premium and Acer TrueHarmony technology and dual-stream 802.11ac wireless technology, a plethora of ports, including hyper-fast USB Type-C, HDMI 2.0, and Gigabit Ethernet.
The 15-inch Acer Nitro 5 packs in the AMD Radeon RX560 graphics as well as the latest AMD Ryzen mobile processors. The lightning-fast speeds of DDR4 RAM of up to 32 GB combined with the SSD means fast booting, loading and restarting in mere seconds so players can get to the action immediately. Acer’s NitroSense utility allows the monitoring of the CPU/GPU, and adjustment of cooling fan speeds via Acer CoolBoost to keep them in optimal operation.
The Nitro 5’s chassis features a top cover with elegant laser texturing that brings bold refinement to the gaming laptop. And with the power of Windows 10 and Mixer, enjoy easily broadcast games from the Game bar, with no extra hardware or software.