Acer launches Swift 5 with 8th gen Intel Core processors

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Acer has recently announced the launch of its latest Swift 5 laptop in India. The device will be available with a starting price range of Rs 79,999. It will be available for sale in Acer exclusive stores and other leading retailers in the country.

The company says that Swift 5 is one of the lightest laptops weighing just 970 grams and 14.9mm thin. The device has a metallic unibody with magnesium lithium alloys used for the top and bottom cover and magnesium aluminium alloys used for the palm rest area. The Acer Swift 5 will have a 14 inch full HD display with narrow bezels which makes the overall footprint of the notebook to be as similar as that of a 13 inch notebook. It also has Colour Intelligence technology feature which optimises screen colour, brightness and saturation for a better immersive experience.

The device is powered by the latest 8th generation Intel Core processors and backed with up to 8GB of DDR4 RAM and up to 512GB of SSD storage. Further, the laptop runs on the latest Windows 10 operating system with 8 hours of battery backup. The device also has a feature of a fingerprint reader which supports Windows Hello.

Apart from this, the Swift 5 laptop offers many connectivity options including USB 3.1 Type-C ports and 2×2 802.11ac Wi-Fi for enhanced browsing experience. Acer Swift 5 will comprise of Acer TrueHarmony with Dolby Audio Premium technology which gives powerful and clear audio. The laptop is Business certified for Skype so that users can enjoy video conferencing.

Chandrahas Panigrahi, CMO and Consumer Business Head of Acer India said that “We are ecstatic with the newest addition –Swift 5 to our range of Swift series laptops in India. This is another record breaker by being one of the lightest laptops in the world at an unbelievable 970gms. Cramming so much technology into such a lightweight body showcases our engineering and design capabilities and we are sure Swift 5 appeals to a wide variety of people looking for a portable, light-weight powerhouse laptop.” 


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