Acer Swift 5 Review; Feather-Light Feature-Packed Laptop

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With the new normal setup, the majority of the workforce is slowly going back to work. Working in front of a screen for a long period of time has been the norm. That's why trend-conscious professionals tend to seek to have criteria when looking for a laptop and later on submit to the desire for a super lightweight laptop with spectacular visuals and effortless computing. Having a minimalist design with an all-day battery life that can easily be carried with them throughout their day. Choosing a laptop that functions the user's needs while not sacrificing its style and convenience is what most professionals seek to buy.

Acer Swift 5 Review; Feather-Light Feature-Packed Laptop
Acer Swift 5 Review; Feather-Light Feature-Packed Laptop

That said, let's take a look at Acer's latest offering, the Acer Swift 5, a feather-light laptop that is perfect for those who seek to have a minimalist device with an all-day battery life that can easily be carried from one place to another.


The Acer Swift 5's 14-inch, 1920 x 1080-pixel display produces a sharp and vibrant image. Its 14-inch Full HD IPS display is also a touchscreen, covered in highly durable Antimicrobial Corning® Gorilla® Glass. At 340 nits brightness1 and a 100% sRGB gamut, colors are vivid, and screen space is plentiful, with the narrow-bezel design also offering up an impressive 90% screen-to-body ratio.

Maximize every task with the latest 11th Gen Intel® Core processor, up to 1TB of high-speed PCIe SSD storage, and NVIDIA® GeForce® MX3501 graphics. Multiple cooling modes, accessible via shortcut Fn + F, also make it easy to tailor the laptop noise to the ambiance of where you’re working from. Dual heat pipes and the hinge, which lifts the device when the screen is opened, further enhance the laptop’s performance.

The embedded fingerprint reader is a quick and secure way for Windows Hello to verify a user’s identity without a password. You can also activate and query Windows 10 when the screen is off with Wake On Voice (WoV) to interact with Cortana while the device is in Modern Standby mode.


Being behind the screen all day and being on the move requires a large battery. The Acer Swift 5 could get you through at least one and possibly two days on a single charge. Its 56Wh1 it’s capable of lasting for up to 17-hours. It can also be fast-charged in emergency cases to provide 4 hours of use for just 30 minutes charge.

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Acer Swift 5 battery is capable of lasting for up to 17-hours

The Acer Swift 5 has an assortment of ports that can support all of your legacy gear while also giving you a taste of what the future has to offer with its Thunderbolt 4 port. Along its left side, you will find a DC-in charging port, HDMI 2.0, a USB Type-A port (USB 3.2 Gen 1), and the USB Type-C Thunderbolt 4 port. Turning to the right side, things are a little more minimal: just a Kensington lock port, another USB Type-A port (USB 3.2 Gen 1), and a combo headphone/mic jack.

Quickly connect to wireless networks with the latest tech via dual-band Intel® Wi-Fi 6 (GIG+) and Bluetooth 5.1. Also, take full advantage of the plentiful array of ports such as USB-CTM, Thunderbolt 4, and USB3.2 Gen 2 for fast data transfer and power delivery.

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This powerful notebook, at around 1kg, includes a chassis made from high-grade magnesium-lithium and magnesium-aluminum. And, with multiple colors such as Mist Green and Safari Gold, you can tailor the look perfectly to your taste.

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Acer Swift 5 is the perfect laptop to have when you're seeking to have a good functioning and aesthetically pleasing laptop for productivity.

The rubber feet are also made of a silver-ion-based antimicrobial material. With our situation right now, it is important to keep not only ourselves clean and sanitized but to also make sure that everything we lay our hands on is well sanitized as well.

With the Swift 5, you are ensured that your surface and laptop are clean and sanitized. It is equipped with Antimicrobial Corning Gorilla Glass along with the touchpad and touchscreen and also includes antimicrobial (silver-ion) solutions on most of the Swift 5 device surfaces.


The Acer Swift 5 Graphics is equipped with the Intel Iris Xe, which gives you at least 20% greater CPU performance, immersive graphics, amazing AI acceleration, and best-in-class wired and wireless connectivity to help you focus, create and engage at new levels. It offers 2x graphics performance with the new Xe graphics architecture and 5x better AI performance.


Acer Swift 5 Philippines
Acer Swift 5

All in all, The Acer Swift 5 is the perfect laptop to have when you're seeking to have a good functioning and aesthetically pleasing laptop for productivity. Its numerous ports, remarkable performance, and weight make it a wonderful all-purpose laptop.

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