Acer Swift SF314 Core i5, 256GB SSD Silver

MPN: NX.GXZAA.001  |  EAN: 0191114672419  |  Model: Swift SF314-54-56L8

Price Information

C$1,077.05

as at 7 Nov 18 | 1:45 AM CET

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Choosist's Ratings

Acer Swift SF314 Core i5, 256GB SSD Silver - NX.GXZAA.001 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
Documents
Just Right
Email
Outstanding
Social Media
Outstanding
Browsing
Outstanding
Use in Public Places
Outstanding
Short Journeys
Outstanding
Long Journeys
Very Good
Use Around the Office
Outstanding
Use At the Client's
Very Good
Carrying All the Time
Very Good
Carrying Occasionally
Very Good
Presentations
Outstanding
Cool Look
Outstanding
Regular Look
Outstanding
Business Look
Outstanding
Windows
Outstanding
13 to 14 Inches
Outstanding
Outstanding
Serious Multitasking
Just Right

Great for photo editing

Resolution of up to 1920 x 1080 pixels means you can work in greater detail

Running editing programs such as photoshop is possible due to the inclusion of 8 GB of RAM and the 4 cores-core processor.

Even more, you can render your image and design work with ease as this laptops comes with a robust graphics card with a strong 3Dmark benchmark score of 1124 .

The Memory card reader makes loading images from you camera straightforward.

It's good for academic research

As a student or researcher in the social or physical sciences, this device provides a good balance of portability (with it's 14 inches screen size) and performance so that you're free to roam the labs or libraries with a machine that can competently multi-task your data crunching, "multi-tabbed browsing" and the production of academic content.

All about the Films!

In addition to its excellent Advanced screen, this laptop comes with a 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution ensuring scenes pop with colour and great fidelity.

Videos for fun

Whether you’re vlogging on YouTube, or putting together high-quality family videos, the Swift SF314-54-56L8 can meet your needs.

And when you’ve finished editing, the on-board Memory Card Reader makes it simple to transfer and share your video content with others

Music and Audio

Making your first steps in music editing? The Swift SF314-54-56L8 has what it takes to deliver your audio craft.

Its all about the Beats

With its wide selection of ports the Swift SF314-54-56L8 sits at the heart of your music production workflow. And with a total storage capacity of 256 GB hard drive, you’ve got plenty of space to store work in progress

Book keeping

Capable of running spreadsheets or dedicated accounts software, the Swift SF314-54-56L8 is perfect for keeping finances in check. And with a you’ll find it even easier to enter and update figures.

Can handle UI Dev & Design work

Whether it's HTML5, CSS or Javascript-based frameworks such as AJAX, Angular, JQUERY etc, the Swift SF314-54-56L8 is a very capable option. 

It's multi-core CPU & 8 GB memory size helps you multi-task as you craft your vision on it's high quality, 1920 x 1080 pixels screen.

Regular Stuff / Everyday Tasks

Modern productivity apps like Office 365 and Google G Suite are relatively lightweight – but it never hurts to have some power under the hood. The Swift SF314-54-56L8 packs a decent Intel Core i5-8250U processor and 8 GB RAM so this is machine that will last.

The Swift SF314-54-56L8 makes surfing the web easy thanks to a reasonable hardware specification and fast, reliable b/g/n/ac WiFi connectivity.

Sending and receiving email is a relatively lightweight activity that the Swift SF314-54-56L8 can comfortably handle. It also comes with of total storage so you never have to delete a message or attachment again.

Facebook, twitter etc require little processing power or screen specification so the Swift SF314-54-56L8 will do just fine.

Battery life is fairly decent

With its 12 hours battery life, the Swift SF314-54-56L8 offers a good amount of freedom while moving from place to place around the house.

For anyone who works on the road, or outside the office, portability is everything. With a battery life of 12 hours, the Swift SF314-54-56L8 can go the distance for you while working on the move.

The Swift SF314-54-56L8 allows you to stay productive even when you need to pop out for a few hours thanks to its portability and 12 hours battery life.

A long journey doesn’t mean wasted time with the Swift SF314-54-56L8 thanks to its massive 12 hours battery life.

If you work in a hot desk environment, portability will be key. The Swift SF314-54-56L8 comes with 12 hours battery life so you can move around the office as much as you need.

With a great run time of approximately 12 hours, there isn't a huge need to carry a charger each time your about.

Suits your occasional mobility

The Swift SF314-54-56L8 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 1.6 kg weight is enough to get the job done.

Great to use on the go!

Because this has got a weight measuring in at 1.6 kg, it'll help you stay light and nimble. 

Presentations

Ensure everyone can see your presentation with the . With an 1 and several 1 you will always be able to connect to an external projector or screen.

Slick package

It's got clean lines and a premium look, which showcases a refined taste in mobile devices.

Looks like your everyday laptop

Whether you want to blend in, or have a laptop that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the Swift SF314-54-56L8 fits the bill.

Looks very professional

Traditional and corporate, the Swift SF314-54-56L8 will not be out of place in any office, anywhere in the world.

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Product Description

If you struggle to stay productive while on the move, the Acer Swift is easily transportable and strictly professional, with lightning fast Wi-Fi performance 3 x that of earlier models. This will help you to stay connected from wherever you are, allowing you to answer emails, read messages, and answer video calls. The Acer Swift is also wonderfully catered towards group calls and business meetings, with its HD webcam providing the best service for you when conducting calls through Skype or other similar applications. All this power and connectivity is contained within a deceivingly light and ultra-thin casing which is super easy to transport and stuff into a suitcase for long train rides and commutes, allowing you to have access to over 8 GB of storage from any location. Its stable RAM also ensures that your laptop is reliable for all your purposes and runs quickly enough to complete tasks in the time it takes you to get to work.

Technical Specifications

Acer Swift SF314 Core i5, 256GB SSD Silver - NX.GXZAA.001 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 i5-8
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 4.0
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
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports 1
Camera
Camera 1
Camera Resolution 1280 x 720 pixels
Software
Operating System Architecture 64 Bit
Operating System Name Microsoft Windows
Operating System Version Windows 10 Home
Battery
Battery Life 12 hours
Security
Cable Lock Slot Yes
Cable Lock Slot Type Kensington
Fingerprint Reader Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Dimesnsions - Depth 22.8 cm
Dimesnsions - Height 1.8 cm
Dimesnsions - Width 32.3 cm
Weight 1.6 kg