- Acer has announced new Nitro and Swift series laptops.
- The Nitro 16, Nitro 17, and Swift 14 Go laptops will be launching in the coming months.
- These laptops will be powered by AMD Ryzen 7000 series processors.
Acer has announced new Nitro and Swift series laptops that will be launching in the coming months.
These laptops are powered by AMDRyzen 7000 series processors.
The Nitro 16 and Nitro 17 gaming laptops come with great displays to deliver fantastic visual fidelity in games.
While the Acer Swift Go 14 thin and light laptop has an OLED display for streaming video content and professional use.
The AMD Ryzen 7000 series mobile processors use the new Zen 4 core architecture to deliver great performance in laptops.
The company announced the laptops at the CES 2023 tech trade show in Las Vegas. Acer launched Nitro and Swift laptops with Intel processors.
The new AMD Ryzen mobile processors deliver power-optimized performance along with a plethora of enhanced user experiences.
Leveraging its new Zen 4 core architecture which is designed for high performance and efficiency, gamers and mobile workers are treated with accelerated performance for outstanding productivity and power efficiency.
In addition, select models feature AMD’s Ryzen+AI technology, for video effects like eye gaze correction.
Acer Nitro 16, Nitro 17, Swift Go 14 Price and Availability
The Acer Nitro 16, Nitro 17, and Swift Go 14 will be launching in various regions including North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and China from May. It is unclear when these laptops will be available in India.
Acer hasn’t announced the Indian pricing for these laptops either. In North America, the Nitro 16 starts at $1,149.99 (approximately Rs 94,534) and the Nitro 17 starts at $1,199.99 (approximately Rs 98,645). Meanwhile, the Swift Go 14 starts at $849.99 (approximately Rs 69,874).
Acer Swift Go 14 Specifications
Acer’s Swift Go 14 features 14-inch 2.8K OLED display with 90Hz refresh rate. The display covers 100 percent DCI-P3 colour gamut and delivers 500-nits peak brightness.
The thin-and-light laptop weight less than 1.3kg and has a sleek design. The Swift Go 14 features AMD Ryzen 7000 series processors and up to 16GB LPDDR5 RAM alongside up to 2TB PCIe Gen 4 SSD storage.
Acer claims that the laptop offers up to 9.5 hours of battery life.
Besides these, the Swift Go 14 comes with enhanced thermal performance and several connectivity options.
Acer Nitro 16, Nitro 17 Specifications
The Nitro 16 features a 16-inch WUXGA or WQXGA display with 165Hz refresh rate. The display offers 100 percent sRGB colour gamut with 84 percent screen-to-body ratio.
Meanwhile, the Nitro 17 has a 17.3-inch FHD or QHD display with up to 165Hz refresh rate. Both of these laptops are powered by AMD Ryzen 7000 series processors and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 40 series GPUs.
They also support up to 32GB DDR5 RAM and up to 2TB M.2 PCIe Gen 4 SSD storage. Along with these, Nitro 16 and Nitro 17 laptops come with improved cooling tech, 4-zone RGB keyboard, and various connectivity options.
1) How is the Acer Nitro 17 good for gaming ?
Ans) The Nitro 17 (AN17-41) houses the latest AMD Ryzen 7000 Series processors and Nvidia GeForce RTX 40 Series GPUs within its slim but solid construction. The 17.3 display comes in either an FHD display with 144 Hz or 165 Hz refresh rates or a quad high-definition display (QHD) with a 165 Hz refresh rate, supported by an 81% screen-to-body ratio.
Its large gaming space is topped off with a big touchpad (125.0 mm x 81.6 mm) and an RGB 4-zone backlit keyboard.
The two Acer Nitro devices come with up to 32 GB of DDR5 5600 MHz memory and up to 2 TB of M.2 PCIe Gen 4 storage so gamers and content creators can do more at once. The laptops utilize dual fans, four fan outlets strategically-placed at their sides and rear, upper air intake, and are further supported by liquid metal thermal grease to improve cooling.
These are also integrated with NitroSense software and a NitroSense key, so users can monitor their systems’ temperatures and easily manage the devices’ performance settings.
Players can stream with the laptops’ HD camera, two microphones, and two speakers with DTS:X Ultra for clear-cut audio.
The AMD-powered gaming notebooks also provide a full range of connectivity options with an HDMI 2.1 port, a microSD card reader, USB 2.0, USB 4, a Type C USB3.2 Gen 2 display port supporting Power Delivery, and two USB 3.2 Gen 2 ports, with one that allows for offline charging.
Each model comes with LAN E2600G and is Wi-Fi 6E-enabled, providing greater bandwidth and faster connectivity for wired and cordless connections. Both laptops also include one month of Xbox Game Pass or PC Game Pass, providing access to hundreds of high-quality PC games.
2) Why is the Acer swift go 14 called a light model ?
Ans) The new Acer Swift Go 14 (SFG14-42) highlights a lightweight design, featuring defined edges and structural lines to suit the Swift line’s stylish appearance. The 0.58-inch aluminum chassis with its 90% screen-to-body ratio and slim side bezels, measures 0.17-inch thick while weighing less than 3.5 pounds.
It combines the latest AMD Ryzen 7000 Series processors and a stunning 16:10 ratio OLED display with a 90 Hz frame rate, providing productivity on-the-go.
The Swift Go 14’s display is supported with 500-nit peak brightness, 100% DCI-P3 color range and VESA DisplayHDR True Black 500-certification. It sports a 14-inch 2.8K OLED display with 2880×1800 resolution, TÜV Rheinland Eyesafe display certification, backlit keyboards, and is finished off with a OceanGlass touchpad.
3) What is the swift go Acer 14 known for ?
Ans) The Swift Go 14 brings the new processor together with color-rich OLED displays and all-day battery life, compressed in a new thin-and-light design.
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