After LG, Samsung, and HP, Acer has now released four new laptops, which includes ‘the world’s thinnest’ laptop. The laptops are an upgrade to Acer’s Windows 10 lineups- Swift 7, Nitro 5, and Spin 3 and Chromebook 11. All four laptops will be displayed at CES 2018.
Of the four, the Swift 7 is believed to be the world’s thinnest laptop. The company also disclosed the US availability for its early declaration Switch 7 Black Edition and Predator Orion 9000 series.
Acer Swift 7
Acer claims that the upgraded Swift 7 is the ‘thinnest computer in the world’ with a thickness of 8.98mm. It is powered by a 7th generation Core i7 processor paired with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. In terms of screen size, the company has upgraded the screen from a 13.3-inch panel in last year’s model to a 14-inch display with 1080p resolution. The laptop is said to last up to 10 hours in terms of battery life. The Swift 7 (SF714-51) begins from $1,699 (₹107,500 approx) and is expected to start shipping in March 2018.
Acer Nitro 5
Acer’s Nitro 5 is a ‘casual gaming’ laptop with a 15.6-inch display. It comes with AMD Radeon RX560 graphics and the newest AMD Ryzen mobile processors with 4GB RAM. The included NitroSense software is supposed to offer real-time metrics for monitoring the GPU and CPU. The Nitro 5 (AN15- 42) starts at $799 (₹50,500 approx) and ships in May 2018.
Acer Spin 3
The Spin 3 (SP314-51) laptop has been updated with support for 8th generation Intel Core processors and has a new 14-inch full HD display. The laptop has the 360-degree hinge that permits functionality in four different modes. The company says that the laptop promises to last up to 12 hours. The spin 3 2018 is said to release in February starting at $599 (₹37,9000 approx).
Acer Chromebook 11
Acer’s Chromebook 11 is a new model (CB311-8HT/ CB311-8H) with up to 10 hours battery life, fanless design, and two USB 3.1 Type C ports. It flaunts an 11.6-inch display and 4GB of RAM inside. There is also a 16GB or 32GB of eMMC storage. The Chromebook 11 (CB311-8HT/CB311-8H) starts at $249 (₹15,700 approx) and ships in April 2018. It is handy with touch or non-touch display and comes with Google Play support at launch.
Acer Switch 7 Black Edition, Predator Orion 9000 Series
The company disclosed black at IFA 2017, the Acer Switch 7 Black Edition (SW713-51) will be available at a price starting $1,699 (₹107,500 approx) later on this month.The Acer Predator Orion 9000 series, on the other hand, is priced at $1,999 (₹126,400 approx) and ship in February 2018.