Acer has yet again designed a hatful of laptops meant for creators, designers and the hybrid workforce. Dependent on their needs, there’s a new update just made for them. For the creatives, Acer Swift X 16 is built to support crisp displays and heavy-duty creative applications. Likewise, for the productive workforce, both Acer Chromebook Spin 714 and the Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 714 have the earth in mind while features meant for hybrid professionals. Not to mention, for professionals travelling around and about, the TravelMate series is catered just for you with its battery life and durability.
Delivering fast and fluid performance for creators and designers
Introducing the Acer Swift X 16 (SFX16-61G), targeted at all creative professionals, including designers, 3D artists, and video editors. This laptop comes equipped with a range of features aimed at enhancing creativity and productivity. Its most notable feature is the 16-inch OLED display, offering a 3.2K resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, and 100% DCI-P3 colour gamut coverage. The display also holds VESA DisplayHDR TrueBlack 500 and TÜV Rheinland Eyesafe display certifications, providing comfortable viewing for extended periods.
Powered by an AMD Ryzen 9 7940H processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4050 laptop GPUs, the Swift X 16 is optimized for demanding creative applications. It also includes NVIDIA Studio Drivers pre-installed, offering access to exclusive tools such as NVIDIA Omniverse, NVIDIA Broadcast, and NVIDIA Canvas. The laptop features a newly engineered thermal design with upgraded TwinAir cooling to ensure optimal performance and longer battery life, boosting air intake by up to 36%. Additionally, AI features such as Background Blur, Automatic Framing, and Eye Contact technology enhance video conferencing and streaming.
In terms of connectivity, the Swift X 16 comes equipped with all essential ports, including two USB Type-C ports, HDMI 2.1, and Wi-Fi 6E support. It also features a MicroSD slot for added storage space, a fingerprint reader for Windows Hello support, and Wake on Voice for secure logins. The Acer Swift X 16 is a reliable and powerful laptop that caters to the demands of creative professionals.
Built for Productivity, with an Eco-Friendly and Durable Design
In addition, Acer has launched two high-end Chromebooks, the Acer Chromebook Spin 714 and the Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 714. These laptops feature the latest 13th Gen Intel Core processors, up to 10 hours of battery life, and eco-friendly packaging. They also have a 14-inch touchscreen display, protected by Antimicrobial Corning Gorilla Glass, and surrounded by thin bezels. An optional USI stylus with 4,096 different levels of pressure and tilt sensitivity provides a natural feel for note-taking or sketching. The Chromebooks’ QHD 2K webcam, temporal noise reduction technology, and built-in smart amplifier provide high-quality, distortion-free sound, making them ideal for video conferencing.
The Acer Chromebook Spin 714 and Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 714 both support Acer’s Earthion mission, featuring eco-friendly features and EPEAT registration. The devices are made from post-consumer recycled plastics and have packaging that is entirely made of recycled materials. The Chromebooks meet Energy Star certification and have an energy-efficient design. Additionally, the durable anodized aluminium chassis conforms to U.S. MIL-STD 810H durability, ensuring they can withstand daily wear and tear.
According to James Lin, General Manager of Notebooks, IT Products Business, Acer Inc., the new Chromebooks are ideal for executives, mobile professionals, consumers, and students who need more advanced apps such as coding and video editing. Their eco-minded features support Acer’s commitment to creating a positive impact on the environment. Users can enjoy access to millions of Android apps from the Google Play Store and utilize ChromeOS’s built-in virus protection and automatic updates.
New TravelMate Line of Business Laptops for Hybrid Workforces
Catering to the hybrid workforce’s performance and mobility needs, Acer has released a new range of TravelMate business laptops, all of which are equipped with 13th Gen Intel Core vPro processors. The laptops include premium features such as 16:10 OLED displays, fingerprint readers or IR cameras, military-grade durability, and 65Wh fast-charging long battery life.
The Acer TravelMate P6 14 is the series’ flagship product, designed for mobile professionals and executives. It features a 2.8K OLED display panel with a 16:10 aspect ratio and 100% coverage of the DCI-P3 colour space. The laptop is powered by Intel vPro and an Intel Evo design and comes with 13th Gen Intel Core i7 processors, 32 GB LPDDR5 memory, and a 65Wh fast-charging battery. It also includes 2×2 Wi-Fi 6E and 5G connectivity for faster and stronger wireless internet connection, which is necessary for mobile professionals.
The Acer TravelMate P4 14, Acer TravelMate P4 Spin 14, Acer TravelMate P2 14, and Acer TravelMate P2 16 are other laptops in the TravelMate business range. They come with next-gen performance powered by 13th Gen Intel Core processors and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2050 GPUs, Thunderbolt 4 Type C port, and upgraded levels of usability, among other features. All the latest TravelMate business laptops run on Windows 11 and feature Acer Dust Defender technology to minimize the accumulation of dust and maintain consistent high-power performance.
The laptops are also environmentally friendly, with ocean-bound plastic in the device, 100% plastic-free and recyclable packaging, and granted TCO certification with selected configurations in some countries and an EPEAT rating.
As these laptops are just launched, pricing and availability have yet to be determined.
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