The laptop weighs 970gm and comes with Windows Hello biometric security feature. It will be available via Acer Exclusive stores and other retailers.
Acer has launched its latest Swift 5 ultrabook in India which is powered by Intel's latest 8th Generation processor. Chandrahas Panigrahi, CMO and Consumer Business Head, Acer India, said, “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 light weight 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” It comes with a 14-inch full HD screen and runs on 8GB RAM. It is equipped with 512GB SSD and boasts of delivering 8 hours of battery backup.
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Acer one of the largest PC brand in the world takes another significant step in India to lead in with Ultra-thin and light laptops by extending the highly popular Swift series with the unveiling Acer Swift 5 in India. Featuring exceptionally powerful 8thGeneration Intel® Core™ processors, stylish metal body, and weighing in at just 970gms, Acer Swift 5 an incomparable companion for people who value style, sophistication and portability.
Starting at Rs.79,999/- the products will be available in Acer Exclusive stores and other leading retailers.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Chandrahas Panigrahi, CMO and Consumer Business Head, Acer India, said, “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 light weight 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”
Light, Sleek and Elegant Design:
At just 14.9 mm thin, the new Swift 5 is designed for users who want splendid portability, solid performance, and a touch of style. Its elegant chassis weighs less than 1 kg making it ideal for people always on the go. The notebook is exquisitely crafted with a stylish selection of materials including ultra-light magnesium-lithium alloys for the top and bottom cover, and magnesium-aluminum alloys for extra sturdiness on the palm rest area.
Immersive Experience, Vibrant Display
Along with its enthralling finish, the device boasts a 14 inch FHD display with narrow bezels allowing the overall footprint of the notebook to be similar to that of a 13” notebook. The Acer Color Intelligence™ technology optimizes screen color, brightness and saturation resulting into much vivid and brilliant colors letting you enjoy movies and video content at their finest. Acer TrueHarmony™ with Dolby Audio™ Premium technology provides powerful and clear audio, while Skype for Business certification ensures crisp video conferencing and a great experience with Cortana.
Power packed performance
Running on the windows 10 platform, Acer Swift 5 comes with the 8th Generation Intel Core processors 8GB DDR4 RAM, 512GB SDD storage, 8hrs battery back-up and cutting-edge audio and video technology with a fast wireless 2x2 802.11ac WiFi provides best browsing, entertainment and video calling experience.
Faster, More Secure Login with Windows Hello
Providing an extra layer of security and convenience by taking advantage of the hardware enabled security built into the 8th Gen Intel Core processor, the swift 5 includes a fingerprint reader to help quickly and securely verify an owner’s identity through Windows Hello, logging them on with a touch of the finger.
The Acer Swift 5 emanates the true performance potential with key features like Dual USB 3.1 Type-C ports are included for quick data transfers, connection to an external display, and to charge the notebook.
The new Acer Swift 5 compliments the existing line of premium slim line ’Swift’ series from Acer and positions itself as the top of the line option for anyone looking for the ultimate light-weight slim portable notebook with elegant styling and powerful performance.