Acer has officially introduced new Swift 7 (SF714-51T) laptop at CES 2018. Company is claiming it to be worlds thinnest laptop, imbued with exquisite detail and craftsmanship. Along with it Acer also unveiled its refreshed SPIN 3 (SP314-51) (also known at SPIN 3 2018) at CES 2018.
The Acer Swift 7 (SF714-51T) laptop is just 8.98 mm thin, slimmer that many rugged smartphones. It runs on Windows 10 OS and offers 4G LTE connectivity as well. It comes in built-in Intel XMM 4G LTE that offers data on the go. It will be useful to professionals who require connectivity during transit. Apart from Nano SIM card slot, it has eSIM technology and ships with Transatel profile provisioned with up to 1GB of free data for a month in 48 countries.
The Swift 7 sports a uni-body aluminum chassis with sleek sophisticated look. It has 14-inch IPS screen with full HD resolution. It comes with Acer Color Intelligence for life like clarity. It has Corning Gorilla Glass NBT touch screen and touch pad. Under the hood is 7th Generation Intel Core i7 processor with 8GB LPDDR3 RAM and 256GB PCIe SSD storage. The battery inside offers about 10 hours of battery.
Talking about refreshed Acer Spin 3 (SP314-51) laptop, it has 360-degree dual-torque hinge which allows it function as a laptop, tablet, display and even in tent mode. It is equipped with 8th generation Intel Core processors and offers impressive storage options. This convertible laptop comes with 14-inch IPS display with full HD resolution and offers vivid imagery. It battery is capable of lasting up to 12 hours while its front-facing speakers come with Acer TrueHarmony technology.
The Acer Swift 7 (SF714-51T) is priced at US$ 1699 and will be available in North America in March 2018. It is priced at €1,699 in EMEA and will start selling there in April 2018.
The Acer Spin 3 (SP314-51) price is set at US$ 599 in North America and will be available in February 2108. In EMEA, it is priced at €649 and will launch in January 2018 itself.
Jerry Kao, President of IT Products Business of Acer Inc. commented –
We’re extremely proud to make the world’s thinnest laptop even thinner with the new Swift 7. Building on the engineering breakthroughs from the previous generation, the new Swift 7 steps up the game with an even slimmer chassis, powerful performance and always-on 4G LTE connectivity for professionals on the go.
Chris Walker, Vice President of Intel Corp. said –
The next PC anyone buys should be a great PC – powerful to feed the newest, richest experiences all day long, Acer’s Swift 7 delivers on the performance expectation then ups the ante with built-in 4G LTE in an ultra-thin, stunning design. It’s the perfect PC for those who have things to do and create anywhere, at any time.
Peter Han, Vice President, Partner Devices and Solutions, Microsoft Corp said –
Acer’s new Swift 7 is a great Windows 10 PC for on-the-go professionals or consumers who crave portability and connectivity. The Swift 7 is thin, light, and perfect for customers to stay connected on the go.