Acer has unveiled the new Swift 5 laptop to be powered by the next-gen Intel Core chipsets, NVIDIA MX350 GPUs, Intel XE-based integrated graphics with long battery life. Also announced is the creator-focused Concept D series, powered by the 10th-gen Intel Core CPUs, NVIDIA Quadro GPU’s and a Pantone-validated screen displays.
There are two models in the ConceptD series, the ConceptD 3 and the ConceptD 3 Ezel with its signature Ezel hinge featured on it. This enables it to be operated in 6 distinct modes (display mode, adjustable float mode, stand mode, pad mode, share mode, and traditional laptop mode).
The Acer ConceptD 3 Ezel is powered by either a 10th gen Intel Core i5-10300H chipset or an Intel Core i7-10750H, with optional NVIDIA Quadro up to T1000 or GeForce GTX 1650Ti GPU. It offers a 14 or 15.6-inch 1080p touchscreen display that is pantone validated, with 100% sRGB color gamut and delta E<2 color accuracy.
The ConceptD 3 Notebook offers 14-inch and 15.6-inch Full High Definition screen display that is also pantone validated. It is powered by the new 10th gen Intel Core H-series chipset, with optional GeForce GTX 1650 Ti GPU or NVIDIA Quadro T1000 (ConceptD 3 Pro). It comes with the usual clamshell design, with claims that the battery can last for 20 hours.
The Acer Swift 5 weighs less than 1kg and is ultra-thin, it features 14-inch Full HD IPS display with 90% screen-to-body ratio as well as a maximum 300 nits brightness. The display panel is protected by the Antimicrobial Corning Gorilla Glass.
Under the hood is the next generation Intel Core processors with an NVIDIA GeForce MX350 graphics. The Notebook has LPDDRAX RAM up to 16GB and 1TB PCle SSD storage. The options available for connectivity include the Thunderbolt and USB 3.2 Gen 2 ports, USB Type-C, Wi-Fi 6, and Bluetooth 5.0.
The availability of the Acer ConceptD 3 Ezel in North America will be in August with a price tag of $1,499. On the other hand, the ConceptD 3 will follow in October with a price of $999.99. Finally, the Acer Swift 5 Notebook costs $999.99.