Acer’s Nitro 5 and Swift 3 come with second-generation AMD Ryzen processors

The Acer Nitro 5 and Swift 3 get sweet upgrades to 2nd generation AMD Ryzen processors

Both aimed at different markets, Acer’s Nitro 5 and Swift 3 come with support for 2nd generation AMD Ryzen mobile processors. They deliver astonishing power, efficiency and stunning visuals for streaming and gaming.

Acer Nitro 5

Powered by up to a 2nd generation AMD Ryzen 7 3750H processor and Radeon RX560X, users can expect stunning visuals and responsive performance. They can enjoy games in exceptional detail with a 15.6-inch Full HD IPS’ or FHD IPS 144Hz panel. This display in combination with the laptop’s design makes for an impressive 80 per cent screen-to-body ratio.

The Acer Nitro 5 is ideal for streaming and gaming because of its AMD processor

In addition, users benefit from Gigabit Wi-Fi 5 with 2×2 MU-MIMO and can connect supporting gadgets with an array of ports such as HDMI 2.0, USB Type-C 3.1 Gen 1 among others. For an improved network experience, Acer’s Network Optimiser helps with online gaming and bandwidth keeping data flow strong. In addition, Acer’s CoolBoost technology improves CPU and GPU cooling by 9 per cent and increases fan speeds by 10 per cent.

Acer Swift 3

Aiming to enhance productivity, this notebook is powered by up to a 2nd generation AMD Ryzen 7 3700H processor and Radeon Vega graphics. This helps deliver power and efficiency to get work done at effortless speed. However, customers can opt for a discrete Radeon 540X graphics package too. With this, they will get the performance they need for video editing and casual gaming in a manageable factor.

Its 180-degree lay-flat design makes the Acer Swift 3 a sleek choice

The Swift 3 comes with a 14-inch IPS narrow bezel display encased in an aluminium design. It opens 180-degrees to lay-flat and the sleek design makes for a super light (1.45kg) and thin (17.95mm) package. Above all, it does not sacrifice on the latest technologies for performance and connectivity.

Pricing and availability

The Acer Nitro 5 with a 15.6-inch Full HD IPS display will be available in the UAE starting at Dh3,300. As for the Swift 3 with a 14-inch IPS display, it will retail for Dh2,000.