Acer Swift 7 SF714-51 was introduced before the exhibition CES 2018, which starts in Las Vegas. The manufacturer boasts that it is the thinnest ultrabook in the world, which was closed in a case with a thickness of less than 9 mm. The laptop has a 14-inch touch screen and built-in LTE modem.
Yesterday in Las Vegas, Acer introduced new devices, where the CES 2018 will start on January 9. Among them was the Swift 7 laptop in the new version, which introduces quite a few improvements with respect to its predecessor. The computer is expected to be available in EMEA markets in April. The price in Europe was set at 1699 euros.
Acer Swift 7 SF714-51 received a large 14-inch touch panel with a resolution of Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels). The previous model had a 13.3-inch display, but thanks to the use of a narrower frame, the dimensions of the notebook did not change. The processor has not changed, here still stands Core i7-7Y75. This is due to the fact that Intel has not yet updated the processors from the Y-line. The system works in pairs with 8 GB of DDR4 memory, and 256 GB of SSD memory are allocated to user data. The battery life was increased to 10 hours.
Acer Swift 7 SF714-51 also has a built-in LTE modem from Intel, which seems to be the most important novelty. Thus, it is a laptop of the type Always Connected PC. The manufacturer boasts that it is the thinnest ultrabook in the world. Its body has a thickness of only 8.98 mm). The board also has a fingerprint sensor with a backlit keyboard.
Acer will present at CES also cheaper laptop from the line of Spin 3. In Europe will be available this month for 649 euros. The Swift 7 specifications are below.
Acer Swift 7 SF714-51 – specifications:
- 14-inch touch screen with Full HD resolution with a protective glass Gorilla Glass;
- processor Intel Core i7-7Y75;
- 8 GB of RAM;
- solid state drive up to 256 GB;
- a battery that provides 10 hours of operation;
- Fingerprint’s scanner;
- speakers with Dolby Audio Premium and Acer TrueHarmony;
- Wi-Fi 802.11 ac MU-MIMO, Bluetooth;
- keyboard with illumination;
- USB-C connector;
- Windows 10.