Acer introduces the Swift 7 the “thinnest notebook in the world”




There are the press days of the IFA 2016 in Berlin. Here and there, giving the manufacturer the jack in hand to present the world press their innovations. Acer today was quite early in the series and has left a whole bunch notebooks launched, one of them wrote to even “the thinnest notebook” in the world on the flags. Personally, I always ask myself whether this is the Thin Feature, to which I have been waiting for. I Do not take might prefer a thicker device, which offers perhaps more interfaces or more space for battery? But that is just my opinion on the subject, which certainly looks any different. Let’s have the new Swift notebooks from Acer proceed, I would like to outline briefly.

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Swift 7: The mentioned thinnest notebook in the world weighs 1,100 grams and measures 9.998 mm. Acer relies on a full-aluminum body and Corning Gorilla Glass. The display is 13.3 inches tall (IPS + Full HD), the battery life will be up to 9 hours. Acer uses the seventh generation of Intel Core i processors, SSD and 8GB of RAM. In terms of wireless has 2 x 2 802.11ac with MU-MIMO on board. External devices can be connected via USB-C, two of which are on board. The keyboard is illuminated, the touchpad really big, all 72 mm.

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Swift 5: The next device is 14.4 mm thick and brings it to 1,360 grams. Here Acer relies on a 14-inch IPS display with full HD resolution – the whole set in a classic 33.8 cm (13.3-inch) enclosure. Here you bet on Intel Core i processors, seventh-generation SSDs (256 or 512 SATA or PCIe) and up to 8GB of RAM. Again this: a reversible USB 3.1 Type C port, a keyboard with backlight and an optional fingerprint reader – depending on the model.

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Swift 3: This notebook is 17.95 mm flat and brings it to 1,500 grams. Acer uses a matt brushed aluminum surface. Up to 10 hours of battery life available on the data sheet. Combine the Swift 3 models a 35.6 cm (14 inch) matte Full HD IPS display with Intel Core processors of the sixth and seventh generation, as well as a 512 GB SSD, up to 8GB of RAM and dual- Volume 2 × 2 MU MIMO 802.11ac WLAN. Other features include a USB 3.1 Type C port for fast data transfer, connecting an external display and charging the notebook and a HD webcam with HDR. added to the database in addition to the backlit keyboard, a 72 mm large touchpad. Here installed: a built-in fingerprint scanner.

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Swift 1: 17.9 mm thin and 1,600 grams schwer.Bis to 12 hours of battery life are possible, even here there are various models in different configurations. The Swift 1 models are equipped with a 35.6 cm (14-inch) display and an Intel Pentium or Celeron processor and have 4GB of RAM and either 64GB or 128GB eMMC.

Rates and Availability

The Swift 7 is available at a recommended retail price of 1,299 euros in stores from the end of September.

The Swift 5 is available at a recommended retail price from 799 euros in stores from November.

The Swift 3 is available at a recommended retail price from 599 euros in stores from the end of September.

The Swift 1 is available at a recommended retail price from 399 euros in stores from November.

In addition to the Swift series, there was also the Spin series, which also is split into various models with different configurations.

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Spin 7 – “The thinnest Convertible World”: Inside the Convertibles an Intel Core i7 processor, 8GB of RAM and a 256 GB SSD for performance ensure. Battery life is estimated at up to 8 hours. Two USB Type C connectors ensure rapid data transfer and connection to external displays or chargers. The operating system is all Convertibles the Spin series Windows 10 . It can be used as a notebook or tablet, positioned for presentations on the display mode or space-saving be placed in stand mode.

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Spin 5: The Spin 5 Convertibles also have Intel Core processors (up to the seventh generation) under the hood, up to 8 GB DDR4 RAM and up to 512GB SSDs for fixed boot processes and fast data transfers. Spin 5 offers up to 10 hours Battery life. Its 33.7 cm (13.3-inch) IPS-touch display with full HD resolution can be optionally used with the Acer Active Pen with Ink Windows. An HD webcam with HDR (High Dynamic Range) is to provide clear, bright and crisp images.

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Spin 1: The spin-1 notebook with a battery life of up to 9 hours to be ideal for students or as a second computer – so Acer thinks at least. This series is 33.8 cm (13.3 inches) and 29.4 cm (11.6 inches) offered large IPS display with HD or Full HD resolution. are driven all models with new Intel Pentium or Celeron processors. In the spin 1 (SP111-31), an Acer Active Pen with Ink Windows are used.

Rates and Availability

The Acer spin 7 will be available in October at a price of 1,299 Euro.

The Acer spin 5 will be available from late September priced from 599 euros in the trade.

The Acer spin 1 will be available in November with prices starting at 399 Euro.

The Acer devices often applies: there throughout many different configurations, some even specifically to traders – as Media Markt, Saturn and Co have occasional special editions on the market.


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