Acer Swift 1 is upgraded to Intel Gemini Lake with the new Pentium Silver N5000

One of the most accessible laptops of the Acer brand is undoubtedly the Acer Swift 1 a popular model that will be updated soon with the Intel Pentium Silver N5000 processor of the new generation Gemini Lake. A product that seems to receive few changes apart from the processor since we have the same design and connections, in this new version if we have a change of memory from DDR3L to DDR4 with the corresponding improvement of consumption and speed, we also have a battery larger.

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Processor, RAM and storage

In the new passive notebook Acer Swift 1 we have an Intel Pentium Silver N5000 Quad Core with four threads running between 1.1 GHz and 2.7 GHz and for the graphic section integrates an Intel HD Graphics 605 GPU. The motherboard we have integrated 4 GB of DDR4 RAM, we have 256 GB of memory on an SSD, in the previous model it was possible to expand the internal storage by means of an M.2 disk by opening the lower cover so we assume that in this new version we will have the same option.

Connectivity and other features

At the connection level we have two USB 3.0 ports, USB 2.0 port, HDMI video output, SD card reader, audio jack and a USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C connector. In the section of networks we have Wifi dual-band AC and Bluetooth. Mounts a 14-inch LED IPS screen with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels that is accompanied by a front HD camera. The operating system installed by default is Windows 10, the installed battery is 4670 mAh, has measures of 12.7 x 8.97 x 0.6 inches and a weight of 30.9 lb.

Price and availability

  • Acer Swift 1 Gemini Lake will be available shortly on for an approximate price of $350, in gold, black and silver.

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