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Acer Swift 3 SF315-41G-R6BR

Specifications

Acer Swift 3 SF315-41G-R6BR
Acer Swift 3 SF315-41G-R6BR (Swift 3 SF315 Series)
Processor
AMD Ryzen 5 2500U 4 x 2 - 3.6 GHz, Zen
Graphics adapter
AMD Radeon RX 540 - 2048 MB, Core: 1124 MHz, Memory: 1250 MHz, GDDR5, 128 bit memory interface, 23.20.817.256, Enduro
Memory
8192 MB 
, DDR4-2400, dual-channel, soldered memory, no memory slots
Display
15.60 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 141 PPI, BOE CQ NV156FHM-N48, IPS, glossy: yes
Mainboard
AMD CZ FCH
Storage
Intel SSD 600p SSDPEKKW256G7, 256 GB 
, 210 GB free
Soundcard
Realtek ALC255 @ AMD K17.1 - High Definition Audio Controller
Connections
1 USB 2.0, 3 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: combined audio, Card Reader: SD, 1 Fingerprint Reader, TPM 2.0
Networking
Qualcomm/Atheros QCA6174 (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 4.2
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 18.9 x 370.5 x 255 ( = 0.74 x 14.59 x 10.04 in)
Battery
48 Wh, 3220 mAh Lithium-Ion, 15.2 V
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: HD
Primary Camera: 0.9 MPix
Additional features
Speakers: stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes, Mozilla Firefox, Norton Security (trial version), 24 Months Warranty
Weight
2.2 kg ( = 77.6 oz / 4.85 pounds), Power Supply: 315 g ( = 11.11 oz / 0.69 pounds)
Price
899 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 83.7% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 84%, features: 64%, display: 75% mobility: 84%, workmanship: 78%, ergonomy: 86%, emissions: 91%

Reviews for the Acer Swift 3 SF315-41G-R6BR

82.4% Acer Swift 3 SF315-41G (Ryzen 5 2500U, Radeon RX 540, SSD, FHD) Laptop Review | Notebookcheck
Hit the brakes. The Swift 3 SF315-41G is a multimedia allrounder by Acer that relies on the combination of a Raven Ridge APU and a dedicated AMD graphics unit. They are joined by an IPS display, a backlit keyboard and an NVMe-SSD. As a result, the computer is well-rounded in terms of features.
85% Die Besten ihrer Art – Mittelklasse-Notebooks
Source: PC Go - 12/18 German
Comparison, online available, Long, Date: 12/01/2018
Rating: Total score: 85% performance: 93% features: 80% display: 67% mobility: 93%

Comment

AMD Radeon RX 540: Polaris based mid-range graphics card with 512 shaders (8 compute units) and a maximum clock speed of 1,219 MHz (according to AMD). Uses the new Polaris 12 chip like the faster Radeon RX 550 (not verified but highly likely) with the slightly improved 14nm FinFET process.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


R5 2500U: Mobile APU that integrates four Zen cores clocked at 2 to 3.6 GHz. The TDP is configurable between 12 to 25 Watt (15 W nominal) and the integrated Radeon RX Vega 8 is clocked at up to 1100 MHz.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.60":

15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.2 kg:

Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.


Acer: The company was founded under the name of Multitech in Taiwan in 1976 and renamed to Acer or Acer Group in 1987. The product range includes, for example, laptops, tablets, smartphones, desktops, monitors and televisions. Gateway Inc. and Packard Bell also belong to the Group and sell their own laptops.

While Acer still had the third largest global market share in the notebook segment in 2008, it ranked 6th in 2016 with a market share of 6% after they had continuously lost market shares.

There are dozens of Acer laptop reviews per month, the ratings are average (as of 2016). Gateway, which has an own laptop line-up, has also belonged to the Acer Group since 2007.


83.7%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

 

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Stefan Hinum, 2018-11-11 (Update: 2018-11-11)