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Acer Swift 5 SF514 15.6 inch

Specifications

Acer Swift 5 SF514 15.6 inch
Acer Swift 5 SF514 15.6 inch (Swift 5 SF514 Series)
Processor
Intel Core i7-8550U 4 x 1.8 - 4 GHz, Kaby Lake Refresh
Graphics adapter
Memory
16384 MB 
, DDR4
Display
15.60 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 141 PPI, IPS, glossy: yes
Storage
1TB
Connections
2 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 USB 3.1 Gen2, 1 HDMI, Card Reader: SD
Networking
Intel Wireless-AC 9560 (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 5.0
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: HD
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet
Weight
1000 g ( = 35.27 oz / 2.2 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

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Reviews for the Acer Swift 5 SF514 15.6 inch

ACER Swift 5 Hands-on: The Lightest 15-inch Notebook In The World
Source: Unbox English
Powering the notebook is an 8th-gen Intel Core processor – which processor ultimately depends on how much you want to spend. You can also stuff in up to 1TB of SSD storage and up to 16GB of RAM inside, though again it depends on the configuration and how much coin you want to drop.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/24/2018
Acer Swift 5 (15-inch) initial review: The shape of things to come
Source: Pocket Lint English
We anticipate seeing more of the new Swift 5 in September at IFA 2018, where we'll be able to get a better gauge on how its screen resolution, brightness, overall processing power, fan noise, and battery life combine. Until then, have a flick through our pictures for a taste of the future to come.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/23/2018

Comment

Intel UHD Graphics 620: Integrated GPU (GT2, 24 EUs) found on some Kaby-Lake-Refresh CPU models (15 W ULV series). Technically identical to the previous Kaby-Lake GPU called HD Graphics 620.

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.


i5-8550U: Kaby-Lake-Refresh based low power quad-core processor. The four cores are clocked between 1.8 and 4 GHz (Turbo Boost) and support HyperThreading. The integrated GPU is clocked between 300 and 1,150 MHz. The SoC is manufactured in a 14nm+ FinFET process.» 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.


1 kg:

Mainly, bigger-sized tablets and convertibles 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.


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

 

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UHD Graphics 620, Comet Lake i7-10510U, 1.55 kg
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UHD Graphics 620, Comet Lake i5-10210U, 1.98 kg
HP ProBook 450 G7-8VU93EA
UHD Graphics 620, Comet Lake i5-10210U, 2 kg
Dell Vostro 15 3590, i7-10510U
UHD Graphics 620, Comet Lake i7-10510U, 1.99 kg
Dynabook Satellite Pro L50-G-151
UHD Graphics 620, Comet Lake i7-10710U, 1.7 kg
HP 15-DA1008NS
UHD Graphics 620, Core i5 i5-8265U, 1.9 kg
Asus VivoBook S15 S531FL, i5-8265U
UHD Graphics 620, Core i5 i5-8265U, 1.8 kg
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MSI Modern 14 B10RBSW-063XES
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UHD Graphics 620, Comet Lake i5-10210U, 17.30", 2.7 kg
Dell Inspiron 14 5490-6C55V
UHD Graphics 620, Comet Lake i7-10510U, 14.00", 1.5 kg
Lenovo Ideapad 530s-14IKB-81EU00N8SP
UHD Graphics 620, Kaby Lake Refresh i5-8250U, 14.00", 1.6 kg
Asus ZenBook Duo UX481FL-BM040T
UHD Graphics 620, Comet Lake i5-10210U, 14.00", 1.5 kg
Asus VivoBook S14 S432FL-EB036T
UHD Graphics 620, Core i5 i5-8265U, 14.00", 1.5 kg
Acer TravelMate X3 TMX3410-MG-59Z5
UHD Graphics 620, Kaby Lake Refresh i5-8250U, 14.00", 1.6 kg
Acer Swift 3 SF314-55G-78U1
UHD Graphics 620, Core i7 i7-8565U, 14.00", 1.35 kg
MSI PS42 Modern 8MO
UHD Graphics 620, Core i5 i5-8265U, 14.00", 1.18 kg
LG Gram 17Z990-R.AAS7U1
UHD Graphics 620, Core i7 i7-8565U, 17.00", 1.338 kg
LG Gram 17Z990-R.AAS8U1
UHD Graphics 620, Core i7 i7-8565U, 17.00", 1.34 kg
Asus Vivobook 15 X540UB-GQ352T
UHD Graphics 620, Kaby Lake Refresh i5-8250U, 14.00", 1.9 kg

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Stefan Hinum, 2018-08-29 (Update: 2018-08-29)