Acer Swift SF314-52-517Z (Silver)

MPN: NX.GQGAA.002  |  EAN: 0191114383902  |  Model: B076KZ5JZV

Price Information

C$1,069.99

as at 7 Nov 18 | 1:45 AM CET

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Choosist's Ratings

Acer Swift SF314-52-517Z (Silver) - NX.GQGAA.002 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
College (Students)
Just Right
Watching Movies
Just Right
Basic Video Editing
Just Right
Simple Music Editing
Just Right
Pro Music Production
Just Right
Bookkeeping
Just Right
Front-end Development
Just Right
Email
Outstanding
Social Media
Outstanding
Browsing
Outstanding
Documents
Just Right
Use in Public Places
Very Good
Short Journeys
Very Good
Long Journeys
Just Right
Use Around the Office
Very Good
Use At the Client's
Just Right
Carrying All the Time
Very Good
Carrying Occasionally
Very Good
Working in Low Light
Outstanding
Presentations
Outstanding
Regular Look
Outstanding
Windows
Outstanding
Serious Multitasking
Just Right
13 to 14 Inches
Outstanding
Outstanding

Great for photo editing

The Acer powerful Intel Core i5-8xxx processor makes image manipulation a breeze. And the high resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels display ensures your pictures really ‘pop’ when you’re done.

It's good for academic research

Light, portable, and full-featured, the B076KZ5JZV is ideal for carrying between offices and libraries. You’ll have all the tools you need to research and write outstanding research papers and theses.

All about the Films!

With a high resolution Advanced screen the excellent B076KZ5JZV was built to allow you enjoy movies, serials and animation. And with a HDMI port, you can connect the laptop to your TV or projector for an even more cinematic experience.

Videos for fun

With a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels pixels, you'll have sufficient visual clarity to decide which video sequence will give the impact you're looking for. With 8 GB GB RAM, and a Intel Core i5-8xxx CPU, the B076KZ5JZV delivers great results.

Music and Audio

Developing your own tunes and mixes is important to you, so we've recommended a laptop that has got an advanced audio system on-board with HD sound capabilities.

The presence of a 4 cores core process will help speed up music format conversions or codec-based compression.

Its all about the Beats

Since you're all about the music, this laptop will make a great side-kick to you music production gear. It's multi-core processor gives you the necessary muscle to rip, encode or convert your audio craft without having to wait forever. Also, it's on-board audio chip and high resolution screen (1920 x 1080 pixels) offer a competent and mobile deputy to your existing tools and setup.

Book keeping

The 14 inches screen gives you enough screen-space to wade through columns and rows

Excel, Quicken etc, don't need much power so this option won't up the requirements on processor. 

Your Acer 's 8 GB RAM will ensure large sheets and accounts wont undermine performance

Can handle UI Dev & Design work

Whether you’re coding HTML5, CSS or Javascript-based frameworks like AJAX, Angular or JQUERY the B076KZ5JZV is a very capable option. It's 4 cores core CPU and 8 GB of RAM helps you multi-task as you craft your vision on its high quality, 1920 x 1080 pixels screen.

Regular Stuff / Everyday Tasks

Spreadsheets, presentations and documents, are relatively undemanding, but the Intel Core i5-8250U processor and 8 GB RAM ensures even image laden files won't leave you watching the 'spinning wheel' on the B076KZ5JZV

Surf comfortably as all components of your Acer will easily handle the web

A sizeable drive allows you to download and manage hundreds of thousands of emails on the B076KZ5JZV.

Although less powerful than other laptops, the B076KZ5JZV is more than capable of keeping you connected to Facebook, Twitter and all the other social networks you love.

Battery life is fairly decent

Designed to be carried about, the B076KZ5JZV can be used everywhere in your home thanks to its 10 hours battery life.

The B076KZ5JZV is the perfect size working on the move. With a battery life of 10 hours, this is a machine that slips easily into a bag and goes everywhere with you without worrying too much about the next time you need a charge.

The B076KZ5JZV allows you to stay productive even when you need to pop out for a few hours thanks to its portability and 10 hours battery life.

With an impressive run time of approximately 10 hours, the B076KZ5JZV will keep you entertained, or working, throughout the duration of your trip.

If you work in a hot desk environment, portability will be key. The B076KZ5JZV comes with 10 hours battery life so you can move around the office as much as you need.

With a great run time of approximately 10 hours, there isn't a huge need to carry a charger each time your about.

Suits your occasional mobility

Not the smallest laptop, but this is a good choice for when you don't want a full-size PC. The B076KZ5JZV works just as well on your lap or a desk.

Great to use on the go!

The B076KZ5JZV is a great choice for when you need a good value, reliable laptop that won't be carried around too often. It’s not the smallest or lightest, however the 1.8 kg weight is enough to get the job done.

Working in the dark

The light may be low, but the B076KZ5JZV allows you to work or play around the clock. Make every keystroke count thanks to the 1 .

Presentations

It's got a good variety of display ports which allows you connect to a good range of projectors and screen types.

Looks like your everyday laptop

It looks simple, capable and doesn't stand out in any particular way.

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Product Description

Writers need a laptop that can keep up with their creative chaos, and the Acer Swift is an excellent option for all budding writers. With its ultra-thin, all-metal and sleek finish, this is a lightweight laptop for you to bring along with you, wherever, whenever. If chipping away at your next bestseller is keeping you up at night, the beautifully backlit keyboard will allow you to work through the night without distraction so that you can remain productive. Plus, if you're on a long-haul flight, the Swift 3 can work, unplugged, for ten hours straight (that's the equivalent of flying from Hong Kong to Dubai). What's more, if you are ever worried about your bestseller falling into the wrong hands, the fingerprint recognition is an excellent option to keep you half-finished edits away from prying eyes. Remain inspired as you work diligently on your novel, with this sleek, beautiful laptop that's got enough features to spur on your productivity.

Technical Specifications

Acer Swift SF314-52-517Z (Silver) - NX.GQGAA.002 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Design
Colour Silver
Form Factor Clamshell
Display
Display HD Type FHD
Display Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Display Size 14 inches
Display Technology Name IPS
Processor
Processor Architecture 64 Bit
Processor Cores 4 cores
Processor Family Intel Core i5-8xxx
Processor Model Intel Core i5-8250U
Processor Speed 1.60 GHz
Processor Threads 8
Memory
RAM Size 8 GB
RAM Type DDR4-SDRAM
Storage
SSD Capacity 256 GB
Storage Total Capacity 256 GB
Storage Type SSD
Graphics
Graphics Card Model - Integrated Intel UHD Graphics 620
Graphics Card Type Integrated
Networking
Network Bluetooth Type 4.2
Network Wireless Type b/g/n/ac
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Port 1
Memory Card Reader 1
Microphone 1
USB 2.0 Ports 1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C Ports 1
USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports 2
Camera
Camera 1
Keyboard
Keyboard Back-lit Yes
Software
Operating System Architecture 64 Bit
Operating System Name Microsoft Windows
Operating System Version Windows 10 Home
Battery
Battery Life 10 hours
Security
Cable Lock Slot Yes
Cable Lock Slot Type Kensington
Fingerprint Reader Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Dimesnsions - Depth 23.4 cm
Dimesnsions - Height 1.8 cm
Dimesnsions - Width 33.8 cm
Weight 1.8 kg