Acer Swift SF514 i5 IPS SSD 14 Blue

MPN: NX.GU4EK.001  |  EAN: 4713883532365  |  Model: Swift SF514-52T-531B

Price Information

£797.77

as at 21 Aug 19 | 1:15 AM CET

£699.97

as at 25 May 19 | 6:00 AM CET

£931.85

as at 2 May 19 | 6:00 AM CET

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Choosist's Ratings

Acer Swift SF514 i5 IPS SSD 14 Blue - NX.GU4EK.001 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
College (Students)
Just Right
Watching Movies
Just Right
Basic Video Editing
Outstanding
Simple Music Editing
Just Right
Pro Music Production
Outstanding
Bookkeeping
Just Right
Front-end Development
Just Right
Documents
Just Right
Email
Outstanding
Social Media
Outstanding
Browsing
Outstanding
Use in Public Places
Just Right
Short Journeys
Just Right
Long Journeys
Just Right
Use Around the Office
Just Right
Use At the Client's
Just Right
Carrying All the Time
Outstanding
Carrying Occasionally
Outstanding
Working in Low Light
Outstanding
Presentations
Outstanding
Cute & Pretty Look
Outstanding
Windows
Outstanding
Serious Multitasking
Just Right
Touchscreen
Outstanding
13 to 14 Inches
Outstanding
Outstanding

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.

In addition, this laptop can be used night or day thanks to the built in back-lit keyboard.

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

It's good for academic research

Light, portable, and full-featured, the Swift SF514-52T-531B 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!

High quality video on your Swift SF514-52T-531B's Advanced resolution display

IPS screen technology makes video content richer and more viewable.

You won't have to struggle to pause or rewind in the dark with its backlit keyboard.

Connecting to a TV or monitor to watch content on a bigger screen will be simple as its HDMI port is the most common connection option available.

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 CPU, the Swift SF514-52T-531B delivers great results.

Music and Audio

The Swift SF514-52T-531B provides a great playground to create homemade tracks, mixes and audio effects. It offers ample storage for your music files with a total capacity of 256 GB. Also, the Intel Core i5-8250U processor gives sufficient power for converting your work into various music file formats.

Its all about the Beats

When you need crystal clear audio and plenty of grunt for processing and encoding, the Swift SF514-52T-531B can handle everything you throw at it. A selection of ports allow you to connect instruments and devices, while the 1.60 GHz takes care of the actual production work.

Book keeping

Capable of running spreadsheets or dedicated accounts software, the Swift SF514-52T-531B 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 SF514-52T-531B 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 SF514-52T-531B packs a decent Intel Core i5-8250U processor and 8 GB RAM so this is machine that will last.

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

Sending and receiving email is a relatively lightweight activity that the Swift SF514-52T-531B can comfortably handle. It also comes with of total storage so you never have to delete a message or attachment again.

Although less powerful than other laptops, the Swift SF514-52T-531B is more than capable of keeping you connected to Facebook, Twitter and all the other social networks you love.

Battery life is fairly decent

With its 8 hours battery life, the Swift SF514-52T-531B offers a good amount of freedom while moving from place to place around the house.

The Swift SF514-52T-531B is the perfect size working on the move. With a battery life of 8 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 Swift SF514-52T-531B allows you to stay productive even when you need to pop out for a few hours thanks to its portability and 8 hours battery life.

With a great run time of approximately 8 hours, there isn't a huge need to carry a charger each time your about.

If you work in a hot desk environment, portability will be key. The Swift SF514-52T-531B comes with 8 hours battery life so you can move around the office as much as you need.

Thanks to a 8 hours battery life, the Swift SF514-52T-531B lets you work and work and work while visiting client sites.

Suits your occasional mobility

As you'll be needing to move about now and then, it's 1 kg weight should suit your needs just fine.

Great to use on the go!

The Swift SF514-52T-531B 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 kg weight is enough to get the job done.

Working in the dark

The lights may be low, but that doesn’t mean you can’t work. The Swift SF514-52T-531B’s built-in 1 allows you to type accurately – even in the dark

Presentations

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

Lively and charming package

It's an eye-catching package with a bright and refreshing look about it. It could even play the role of an accessory to compliment a specific sense of style. 

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Technical Specifications

Acer Swift SF514 i5 IPS SSD 14 Blue - NX.GU4EK.001 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Design
Colour Gold
Form Factor Clamshell
Display
Display Brightness 250 cd/m²
Display HD Type FHD
Display Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Display Size 14 inches
Display Technology Name IPS
Display Touchscreen Yes
Processor
Processor Architecture 64 Bit
Processor Cores 4 cores
Processor Family Intel Core i5
Processor Model Intel Core i5-8250U
Processor Speed 1.60 GHz
Processor Threads 8
Memory
RAM Size 8 GB
RAM Type LPDDR3-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
Audio
Sound System Dolby Audio Premium
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 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C Ports 1
USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports 2
Camera
Camera 1
Camera Resolution 1280 x 720 pixels
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 8 hours
Security
Fingerprint Reader Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Dimesnsions - Depth 22.8 cm
Dimesnsions - Height 1.49 cm
Dimesnsions - Height (front) 1.49 cm
Dimesnsions - Height (rear) 1.49 cm
Dimesnsions - Width 32.9 cm
Weight 1 kg