Taiwanese multinational hardware and electronics corporation Acer, have announced their lates notebook into the market and the company claims that it is the thinnest laptop in the world today. The Acer Swift 7 grabbed a lot of eyeballs during it’s unveiling at the IFA earlier this year when the company stated that the Swift 7 will be the thinner than 1 centimetre – 9.98mm to be exact.
Yes, the HP Spectre which was launched a number of months back was touted to be the slimmest notebook in the market and it had a measured thickness of 16mm, almost 6mm more than Acer’s new Swift 7. That is significant and does speak a lot of Acer’s commitment into serious business at the consumer notebook market.
“We are extremely excited with the India launch of Swift 7. Being the thinnest laptop in the world, it has a premium positioning in the market and with this latest offering, we have fulfilled the need for great performance in a beautiful thin package. Over the last few quarters, we were focused on strengthening our product portfolio by leveraging the latest in technology.”
-Chandrahas Panigrahi, senior director and consumer business head at Acer India
Acer Swift 7 Specifications
#Design: The new Swift 7 by Acer does look an asthetically beautiful in the black and gold colour. The gold finish is only found on the interior of the device, while the back of the display is an attractive matte-black with gold accents. The interior, where the keyboard and trackpad rest, is decked out in a matte-gold finish with a luxuriantly large trackpad.
#Display:The base model of the Swift 7 laptop features a 13.3-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and a 16:9 aspect ratio. Acer Color Intelligence technology dynamically optimizes screen color, brightness and saturation making the viewing experience of the laptop phenomenal.
#Technical Specifications: The device sports an Intel seventh generation Core i5 processor coupled with 4GB of RAM (up to 8GB). It houses a 256GB SSD. Acer claims that the battery on the laptop lasts for up to nine hours. The 802.11ac-based Acer Swift 7 offers up to 3 times faster wireless performance than before.
Stereo speakers, powered by Dolby Audio Premium and Acer TrueHarmony, also help deliver great sound, too. There’s also a headphone jack on the right-hand side.
“The flagship Swift 7 comes packed with an all-aluminium chassis that’s less than one centimetre thin [and] is packed in performance and stamina for all-day productivity.”
-Acer India said in its press release.
Acer Swift 7 Price and Availability
The Acer Swift 7 will be available through Acer’s exclusive stores and select multi-brand outlets, while online it will be available for sale exclusively via Flipkart. The starting price of the laptop for India has been set by the company at Rs. 99,999.