Acer Swift 7 – world’s thinnest laptop outed at CES 2018
At just 8.98 mm thin, the new Swift 7 is an always-connected PC running Windows 10 that’s designed for mobility.
Its ultraportable design packs a powerful Intel Core i7 processor, all-day battery life and a personal, also trusted 4G LTE connection.
The Swift 7 currently has bragging rights to the ‘thinnest’ crown. However, it is going to be interesting to see how long it manages to keep hold of that.
Acer Swift 7 – always connected
Thanks to blazing-fast, built-in Intel XMM 4G LTE connectivity you can stay connected. This is especially useful for professionals who wish to eliminate tedious wireless connection problems on the road.
The Swift 7 ships with a Transatel profile provisioned with up to 1 GB2 of free data valid for one month in 48 countries. This means that you can get started immediately. Additional data plans can be easily purchased through the Mobile Plans application while travelling around the world.
Furthermore, 802.11ac wireless with 2×2 MIMO provides reliable and fast connections to the office or home network.
Brawn and beauty
Powered by a 7th Gen Intel Core i7 processor, the Swift 7 provides incredible performance, as well as up to 10 hours of battery life.
With 256 GB of PCIe SSD storage onboard, there’s plenty of room to keep important files.
The Swift 7’s unibody aluminium chassis looks and feels great.
Its new high-resolution display has been upgraded to 14-inches, and sports a Full HD IPS5 display. You also get Acer Color Intelligence for lifelike clarity at every angle, as well as a Corning Gorilla Glass NBT touchscreen and touchpad.
FInally, there’s the Swift 7’s backlit keyboard, which is handy in low-light conditions such as long-haul international flights or train journeys.
Acer Spin 3
This is designed for users seeking out a versatile device for all-day productivity and entertainment.
It is equipped with a durable 360° dual-torque hinge. This enables it to function as a laptop, tablet, display and even provides a space-saving tent mode.
Additionally, you get up to 12 hours of battery life and two front-facing speakers with Acer TrueHarmony technology.
The Spin 3’s 14-inch display supports vivid imagery in Full HD with IPS technology, allowing on-screen content to shine through in exceptional detail.
Pricing and availability
The Acer Swift 7 will be available in EMEA in April with prices starting at £1599.
The Acer Spin 3 will be available in North America in EMEA in February with prices starting at