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Acer Swift 3X

Specifications

Acer Swift 3X (Swift 3X Series)
Processor
Intel Core i7-1165G7 4 x 2.8 - 4.7 GHz, Tiger Lake UP3
Graphics adapter
Intel Iris Xe MAX Graphics - 4096 MB, LPDDR4X
Memory
16384 MB 
, LPDDR4X-4266
Display
14.00 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit

 

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Reviews for the Acer Swift 3X

Acer Swift 3X initial review: Intel's discrete graphics has arrived
Source: Pocket Lint English
This 'X' version might see the Swift 3 break free from its once budget shackles - but while its innards, with Intel's Iris Xe Max discrete graphics, are a step ahead, the overall build quality is still missing a trick. Still, there's a lot of potential for the asking price.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/21/2020
Acer Swift 3x laptop delivers an Intel graphics boost for budding creators
Source: CNet English
The Swift 3x is just barely heavier than the regular Swift 3, too, with the whole thing weighing about 3 pounds (1.4 kg). Considering the potential performance here with the new Intel processors, this could be a great option if you need more than integrated graphics and mobility and long battery life.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/21/2020

Comment

Intel Xe MAX: The Intel Iris Xe MAX (DG1) is a dedicated mobile entry level graphics card based on the Gen 12 architecture (similar to the integrated graphics of the Tiger Lake processors). Compared to the Iris Xe iGPU (e.g. in the i7-1185G7), the Xe MAX offers 4 GB LPDDR4x graphics memory and higher boost clock speeds (up to 1.65 GHz versus 1.35 GHz).

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.


i7-1165G7: Tiger Lake based low power quad-core processor for thin and light laptops. The four cores clock around 2.8 - 4.7 GHz. Produced in 10nm+ at Intel.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


14.00":

Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

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


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.


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

 

Devices with the same GPU

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 7506 2-in-1 Black Edition
Xe MAX, Tiger Lake i7-1165G7, 15.60", 1.936 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

Acer ConceptD 3 Ezel CC314-72G-7513
GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Max-Q, Comet Lake i7-10750H, 14.00", 1.775 kg
Acer Aspire 5 A515-56G-51YF
GeForce MX350, Tiger Lake i5-1135G7, 15.60", 1.65 kg
Acer Aspire 3 A315-57G-59LG
GeForce MX330, Ice Lake i5-1035G1, 15.60", 1.9 kg
Acer Swift 5 SF514-55GT-79BM
GeForce MX350, Tiger Lake i7-1165G7, 14.00", 0.99 kg
Acer Book RS Porsche Design AP714-51GT-71A4
GeForce MX350, Tiger Lake i7-1165G7, 14.00", 1.25 kg
Acer Aspire 5 A515-44G-R6Q3
Radeon RX 640, Renoir (Ryzen 4000 APU) R3 4300U, 15.60", 18 kg
Acer Aspire 5 A515-44G-R83X
Radeon RX 640, Renoir (Ryzen 4000 APU) R5 4500U, 15.60", 1.8 kg
Acer TravelMate P6 TMP614-51TG-G2
GeForce MX250, Comet Lake i7-10510U, 14.00", 1.2 kg
Acer TravelMate P2 TMP215-52G-NX.VLUEX.005
GeForce MX230, Comet Lake i7-10510U, 15.60", 1.8 kg
Acer Aspire 7 A715-41G-R5LR
GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile, Picasso (Ryzen 3000 APU) R5 3550H, 15.60", 2.35 kg
Acer Swift 3 SF314-58G-77JX
GeForce MX250, Comet Lake i5-10210U, 14.00", 1.6 kg
Acer Swift 5 SF514-54GT-72NT
GeForce MX350, Ice Lake i7-1065G7, 14.00", 0.99 kg
Acer Aspire A514-53G-55A8
GeForce MX350, Ice Lake i5-1035G1, 14.00", 1.6 kg
Acer Aspire 7 A715-41G-R3J5
GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile, Picasso (Ryzen 3000 APU) R7 3750H, 15.60", 2.35 kg

Devices from the same Manufacturer

Acer Swift 3 Air 3 SF313-53-79G3
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Tiger Lake i7-1165G7, 13.50", 1.2 kg
Acer Nitro 5 AN515-44-R3N9
GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Mobile, Renoir (Ryzen 4000 APU) R5 4600H, 15.60", 2.4 kg
Acer ConceptD 3 Ezel Pro CC314-72P-75P3
Quadro T1000 (Laptop), Comet Lake i7-10750H, 14.00", 2 kg
Acer Aspire Nitro 5 AN517-53-51FQ
GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile, Tiger Lake i5-11300H, 17.30", 2.7 kg
Acer Aspire 5 A515-55-54RX
UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU), Ice Lake i5-1035G1, 15.60", 1.8 kg
Acer Swift 5 SF514-55TA-7494
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Tiger Lake i7-1165G7, 14.00", 1.05 kg
Acer Swift 5 SF514-55T-71NL
Iris Xe G7 96EUs, Tiger Lake i7-1165G7, 14.00", 1.05 kg
Acer Swift 3 SF314-42-R30P
Vega 7, Renoir (Ryzen 4000 APU) R7 4700U, 14.00", 1.2 kg
Acer Nitro 5 AN515-44-R8QT
GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile, Renoir (Ryzen 4000 APU) R5 4600H, 15.60", 2.4 kg
Acer ConceptD 3 Ezel CC315-72G-73DF
GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Mobile, Comet Lake i7-10750H, 15.60", 2.2 kg
Acer ConceptD 3 Ezel CC314-72G-79WQ
GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Mobile, Comet Lake i7-10750H, 14.00", 1.9 kg
Acer Aspire 3 A315-56-52KD
UHD Graphics G1 (Ice Lake 32 EU), Ice Lake i5-1035G1, 15.60", 1.9 kg
Acer Swift 3 Air 3
Iris Xe G7 80EUs, Tiger Lake i5-1135G7, 13.50", 1.2 kg
Acer Chromebook 514 CB514-1HT-C0SJ
HD Graphics 500, Celeron Celeron N3350, 14.00", 1.4 kg
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Stefan Hinum, 2020-12-18 (Update: 2020-12-18)