After a stellar show at Berlin in 2019, this year’s edition of Acer’s Next@Acer even had to be mellowed down into a live online stream only, due to the worldwide lockdown. At the event which concluded only a few days ago, Acer unveiled the Swift 5 as well as the Concept D. These will all be available in China, Europe, and North America from June itself. When they reach India, prices will, of course, vary.
Here’s a look at the new releases in Concept D and Swift ranges.
Acer Concept D3 Ezel
The Concept D3 Ezel is a convertible notebook for creators, which doesn’t just look futuristic but also provides state-of-the-art features for designers. It is a convertible notebook which looks like a creative toolbox with its all-metal make chassis. It can be used in 6 different ways
- Stand mode for drawing
- Display mode for presentation
- Adjustable float mode
- Pad mode
- Traditional laptop mode
- Share mode
It has a full-HD PANTONE-validated screen with options of 14 inches and 15.6 inches. It features a 100% sRGB gamut too. It comes with an Active Stylus that holds 4096 levels of pressure sensitivity.
The processor here is Intel’s 10th Generation Core i5 or i7. This is supported by Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 1650Ti graphics, and a 1TB SSD for storage. There is also an alternate model with an Nvidia Quadro T1000 graphics unit. The RAM is also 16GB.
It is currently priced at $1,499.99 (around Rs. 1,13,100). It is definitely a huge amount, but you can always buy your dream laptop on EMI and get your hands on this new device .
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Acer Concept D3
The D3 is a device which lets you take all your creativity with yourself, on the go. It has a massive 20-hour long battery life which means that you can pull those late nighters without worrying about charging.
It has a stellar graphic card in the form of NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1650TI1. To support it, the Acer Concept D3 also packs in Intel’s 10th Generation Core i7 Processor1. This comes with a powerful 16GB RAM and a 1TB SSD. It has three extra creation-specific hotkeys on its keyboard which give quick access to utility tools such as app swapping or Snipping Tool. The touchpad is 27% larger as compared to previous generations.
You can smoothly edit 2D, 3D designs and videos on this laptop with its exceptional designer-friendly features. The colour fidelity on its Corning Gorilla Glass 5 (anti-glare) screen is incredibly high because of its Delta E <2 colour accuracy, 100% sRGB colour gamut, and upto 15.6 inches IPS FHD PANTONE Validated display.
This laptop is currently priced at $999.99 in the US market, which is roughly Rs.75,600. If you are an aspiring designer looking for their first laptop, you should surely consider grabbing this laptop on EMI and give your career a great kickstart.
Acer Swift 5
The Acer Swift 5 has a 14 inch IPS full HD display which comes with multi-finger gestures and carries 300 nits of brightness. The panel has 72% NTSC colour gamut and is made of Antimicrobial Gorilla Glass. The build is an all-metal chassis made of magnesium-aluminum and magnesium-lithium materials. Its thickness is 14.95mm and it weighs less than one kilogram.
This suave model is powered by Intel’s next-generation Core processor from the 11th Gen series, coupled with integrated graphics based on Intel’s Xe architecture. You also have the option Nvidia’s GeForce MX 350 for the graphics unit. The RAM is a 16GB LPDDRAX type, plus there is an SSD of 1TB. Not just this, there are three different cooling options too.
This stellar combination is fuelled by a 56Wh battery which can last for an entire day with a single charge. It can deliver upto 4 hours of usage time in only 30 minutes of charging.
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The Acer Swift 5 begins at $999.99 (around Rs. 75,600). If you really want a slim yet high-functioning laptop, this is it. Worry not about financing as you can easily grab this laptop on EMI with Tata Capital’s Consumer Durable Loan that can be availed with flexible tenures of 6 to 24 months.
Acer’s new releases have something in store for everyone whether they are a casual user or a professional designer. Take your pick and gift yourself a brand new world of computing!