Acer launched its latest collections of 11th gen Intel laptops yesterday (29/10/2020) in the Indian market. The five models are Acer Swift 3 (two variants), Acer Swift 3X, Acer Swift 5 and Acer Aspire 5. With this move, Acer becomes the first company to launch 11th gen laptops in India. These laptops come under the Evo platform with its all-day battery life, instant wake up facility, vibrant display and Intel Iris Xe graphics. Other notable features of the range are its ultra-thin lightweight metal design, powerful CPU, onboard GPU with mesmerising graphics and AI acceleration.
The laptops can be purchased from Acer e-store, Amazon, Flipkart or the brand outlets by the first week of November.
Acer Swift 3
The two variants of Acer Swift 3 are models SF313-53 and SF314-59. The SF313-53 version has a 13.50-inch display with 2256×1504 pixels resolution. It has a 3:2 aspect ratio. The display covers 100% of the sRGB colour range and has a peak brightness of 400nits. It has claimed to give a battery life of 18 hours in a single charge. With the usage of Aluminium and Magnesium-aluminium on the frame, it weighs up to 1.19kg with a thickness of 15.95mm.
The SF314-59 version has a 14 inch Full HD display with 1920×1080 pixels resolution. It has a 16:9 screen to body ratio and weighs around 1.20kg with a thickness of 15.95mm.
Both the laptops are powered by 11th Gen Intel Core i5 and i7 processors. These laptops have an Integrate Intel Iris Xe graphics. The SSD storage can be stretched up to 1TB. The connectivity options include WiFi 6 and Thunderbolt 4. The price options for these laptops starts from Rs 67999.
Acer Swift 3X
The Acer Swift 3X offers a 14 inch Full HD display for 1920×1080 pixels resolution. It has 72% NTSC colour range and 84% screen to body ratio. It reduces eye damage and strain by the integration of Acer Exacolor and Acer Color features. With the help of dual heat pipes, Acer Swift 3X has multiple cooling modes for heat dissipation. By the employment of a 58.7Wh battery, the laptop claims 17.5 hours of battery life in a single charge. Powered by 11th Gen Intel Core Processor, it utilizes Intel Iris Xe Max for graphics. The laptop also has Wifi 6, Bluetooth v5.1, USB Type C, Thunderbolt 4, HDMI 2.0 and USB 3.2 Gen 2 port connectivity. Its price options in India starts from Rs 79999.
Acer Swift 5
The new Acer Swift 5 offers a 14 inch Full HD display with 1920×1080 pixels resolution. It has up to 1 TB SSD and supports touchscreen. It has a 90% screen to body ratio and 100% sRGB colour range. The peak brightness is claimed to be 340nits. The notable feature of this laptop is that it has an antimicrobial Gorilla Glass for extra protection. Acer Swift 5 also claims a battery life of 17 hours in a single charge. The laptop frame is built with Magnesium lithium and Magnesium aluminium. Hence, it weighs up to 1 kg. Powered by 11th generation Intel Core i5 and i7 Processor, it also employs Intel Iris Xe graphics. It also supports USB Type C, Thunderbolt 4 and USB 3.2 Gen 2 connectivity. Its price range in India starts from Rs 79999.
Acer Aspire 5
With a price starting from 54999, Acer Aspire offers a 14 inch Full HD display with 1920×1080 resolution. It has 16GB RAM and 256GB SSD. Powered by 11th Gen Intel Core i5 and i7 Processor, it employs NVIDIA GeForce MX350 for powerful graphics. With the help of Acer Bluelight Shield, the laptop offers eye protection. Acer Aspire 5 is 17.95mm slim and weighs about 1.55kg. It has up to 1TB SSD and supports up to 2TB with HDD. The laptop also offers dual-band Wi-Fi 6 connectivity.