Bengaluru, October 2020.
ACER, the leading global PC brands, today unveiled a range of laptops with the latest 11th Gen Intel processors aimed at consumers looking power-packed performance in an ultra-thin stylish design. Acer is the first brand in India to launch the 11th Generation Intel Core platform laptops on the Intel Evo platform and first to launch with Intel revolutionary discrete graphics – Intel Xe Max based laptop.
The new laptops by Acer powered by 11th Gen Intel® Core™ processors brings together ultra-thin chassis, stylish metal design, industry-leading CPU performance, immersive graphics, amazing AI acceleration, and best-in-class wired and wireless connectivity to help users focus, create, and connect at new levels. It also features like an instant wake, powerful graphics performance with Intel Iris Xe graphics, all-day battery life that can be fast charged, feature best-in-class wireless, and wired connectivity with Thunderbolt™ 4 and Intel® Wi-Fi 6 and deliver an outstanding audio with DTS sound and display to make each experience superior.
Speaking on the occasion Mr. Sudhir Goel, Chief Business Officer, Acer India, stated, “Keeping up with the growing PC demand, Acer has always gone the extra mile to bring the best technology first to market for our customers. Our laptops powered by 11th Gen Intel Core Processor represent a significant leap forward in performance, responsiveness, and usability for our customers who wants to blend work, life, and passion-projects on-the-go. With added safety features like ant-microbial coating we offer a safer computing experience as well.”
Prakash Mallya, VP & MD – Sales, Marketing & Communications Group, Intel India said, “The latest 11th Gen Intel Core processors are the best laptop processors we have built to maximize real-world performance on applications and features people use the most. Whether it’s productivity, rich collaboration, content creation, gaming or entertainment, 11th Gen Intel Core powered laptops with the Intel Iris Xe graphics engine offer groundbreaking capabilities that provide superior support to users through their day. Intel® Evo™ verified designs raise the bar for laptop experiences through remarkable responsiveness, battery life, performance and connectivity.”
Swift 5 (SF514-55T) Specifications: Portable Sophistication with Antimicrobial Properties
The Acer Swift 5 ultra-thin and-light laptop comes with an elegant design, powerful performance and anti-microbial coating for added protection. Powered by 11th Gen Intel Core processors and verified to meet the requirements of an Intel Evo platform, the Swift 5 has the power and performance to effortlessly run demanding applications and provides up to 17 hours of battery life for all-day productivity.
The premium magnesium-lithium and magnesium-aluminum chassis are durable yet lightweight; it weighs around just 1 kg. The specially intended hinge elevates the device when the screen is opened, which enhances ergonomics while typing, provides better thermal performance, and keeps the focus on the vibrant 14-inch Full HD display. At 340-nit brightness rating and covering 100% of the sRGB color gamut, the display is surrounded by ultra-narrow bezels on all four sides, resulting in a 90% screen-to-body ratio and creating an immersive viewing experience. In addition, take full advantage of the plentiful array of ports such as USB-C™, Thunderbolt 4 and USB3.2 Gen 2 for fast data transfer and power delivery.
The Swift 5’s touchscreen display is covered with a layer of Antimicrobial Corning® Gorilla® Glass, which has been specially formulated to reduce the growth of microorganisms. Additionally, users have the option to further include an antimicrobial solution on the touchpad, keyboard, and all covers of the device.
Price starts from Rs 79,999 onwards
Swift 3 X Specifications: Disrupt the status quo with the powerful performance
The new Swift 3X is powered by 11th Gen Intel® Core™ processor and the revolutionary Intel® Iris® Xe MAX graphics allows consumers to do graphics intensive tasks like photo and video editing and play modern games with high FPS. It features multiple cooling modes, accessible via easy shortcut keys, dual heat pipes, and a device-lifting hinge, all combine to further enhance the laptop’s performance. It brings images and videos to life in the 72% NTSC color gamut through the use of a narrow bezel, offering up an 84% screen-to-body ratio, users see more of the 14-inch FHD IPS screen. With Acer ExaColor™ and Acer Color Intelligence™, it lessens the Eye strain and improved colors. Also, take full advantage of the plentiful array of ports such as USB-C™, Thunderbolt 4, and USB 3.2 Gen 2 port for fast data transfer and power delivery. Plugin another display via HDMI 2.0 for additional screen real estate. Also, Swift 3 X quickly connect to wireless networks with the latest tech via 2×2 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi 6 (802.11 AX) and Bluetooth 5.1.
For spending all day on the move requires a large battery, and at 58.7Wh it’s capable of lasting for up to 17.5 hours. In cases of emergency, Swift 3 X can also be fast-charged to provide 4-hours of use for just 30 minutes of charge time.
Price starts from Rs 79,999 onwards
Swift 3 specifications: Performance and Portability in Two Different Display Choices
Offering a balance between performance and design, two models in the Acer Swift 3 line is powered by new 11th Gen Intel Core processors and certified as an Intel Evo platform laptop design. Both the laptops come with a sleek metal chassis, the latest technology including Intel Iris Xe graphics and Thunderbolt™ 4. With Wi-Fi 6 (Gig +) users can enjoy a fast and reliable Internet connection for a true wire free experience.
The new Acer Swift 3 (SF313-53) expands viewing with a vibrant 13.5-inch display and a 3:2 aspect ratio for 18% more vertical viewing display. Also, the display covers 100 percent of the sRGB color range and has a 400-nit brightness rating. The Swift 3 (SF313-53) delivers up to 16 hours of battery life for more than all-day productivity. In cases of emergency, it can also be fast-charged to provide up to 4-hours of use for just 30 minutes charge. Its stylish and durable aluminum and magnesium-aluminum design make the Swift 3 (SF313-53) easy to carry anywhere; it measures only 15.95 mm thin, weighing just 1.19kg.
The second variant features an ultra-thin and stylish design, the new Acer Swift 3 (SF314-59) has an aluminum chassis and a magnesium-aluminum palm rest for premium feel. The Swift 3’s ultra-narrow bezels up to 5 mm enhance the compact frame and provide a screen-to-body ratio of up to 82.73 percent, keeping the focus on the vibrant images on the Full HD 14-inch display. Weighing just 1.2kg and measuring just 15.95 mm thin, the Swift 3 is easy to carry by hand and fits easily into a suitcase.
Both new Swift 3 models have a backlit keyboard, utilize fast and reliable SSD storage and support up to Up to 1TB PCIe Gen 3 x 4 SSD memory. Besides, they support Windows Hello via a fingerprint reader for easy and more secure logins.
Price starts from Rs 67,999 onwards
Aspire 5 Specifications: Breeze through tasks and easily make edits
The new Aspire 5 comes with a choice of colors and the slim 17.95mm body projects a ultra-modern look and has an ergonomic hinge design which increases airflow on the underneath. The Acer Aspire 5 is powered by the latest 11th Gen Intel® Core™ processors to address diverse computing needs and experiences. It comes with NVIDIA® GeForce® MX350 discrete graphics. The Acer Aspire 5 is easy on the users’ eyes irrespective of whether it being used for surfing, watching content, or for work. Its narrow-bezel design provides plenty of screens so you can focus on what’s in front of you with its Full-HD 14-inch IPS panel using advanced technologies like Acer’s Color Intelligence™ and eye care feature Acer BlueLightShield™. It can easily stay connected with a full range of connectivity options. The new Aspire 5 also features dual-band Wi-Fi 61 (802.11ax) improves the average network throughput by up to 3 times and reduces latency by up to 75% compared to Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac). Users have plenty of power and storage to carry out their tasks with up to1TB M.2 PCIe SSD and up to 2TB HDD.