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Acer Swift 5 SF514-55TA-57P3


Acer Swift 5 SF514-55TA-57P3
Acer Swift 5 SF514-55TA-57P3 (Swift 5 SF514 Series)
Intel Core i5-1135G7 4 x 2.4 - 4.2 GHz, Tiger Lake UP3
16384 MB 
14.00 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 157 PPI
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/ax = Wi-Fi 6), Bluetooth 5.0
height x width x depth (in mm): 15 x 319 x 210 ( = 0.59 x 12.56 x 8.27 in)
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64 Bit
Additional features
Keyboard Light: yes
1.05 kg ( = 37.04 oz / 2.31 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)



Average Score: 85% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)

Reviews for the Acer Swift 5 SF514-55TA-57P3

80% Acer Swift 5 (2021) review: An affordable workhorse
Source: Pocket Lint English
This laptop may not wow on first impression because its magnesium body plates and plastic touchpad don't treat your fingers as a MacBook might. But the Acer has quality where it matters, fitting good performance, a solid keyboard, and good screen into a circa-1kg laptop.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/14/2021
Rating: Total score: 80%
90% Acer Swift 5 (SF514-55T) review
Source: Tech Advisor English
The latest version of the Swift 5 is an excellent Windows 10 laptop which somehow manages to pack high performance, an excellent display, and a battery that'll last all day into a very tidy and lightweight package.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/21/2021
Rating: Total score: 90%

Foreign Reviews

Laptop Premium Antimicrobial, Acer Swift 5 Dibekali Intel Core 11th Gen
Source: Pemmzchannel ID→EN
Positive: Nice connectivity; Thunderbolt 4 port; powerful processor.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/10/2020


Intel Iris Xe G7 80EUs: Integrated graphics card in Intel Tiger Lake G7 SoCs based on the new Gen. 12 architecture with 80 EUs (Execution Units / Shader Cluster). The clock rate depends on the processor model. The Tiger Lake chips are produced in the modern 10nm+ process at Intel.

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.

i5-1135G7: A quad-core, mid-range processor of Tiger Lake product family designed for use in ultra-light laptops. The i5 is manufactured on Intel's second-gen 10 nm process marketed as SuperFin and features an 80 EU Iris Xe G7 iGPU. Core i5-1135G7 has a base clock speed of 2.4 GHz as long as it is allowed to consume 28 watts.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


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.

1.05 kg:

This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 inch display-diagonal.

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.

85%: 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, 2021-01-23 (Update: 2021-01-23)