Thin, light and nomadic with its autonomy of 10 hours, the Acer Swift 3 SF313-52-53EC is a new elegant silver Ultrabook which stands out with its 13 inch 3: 2 QHD IPS screen. Thanks to its good amount of RAM and its Quad Core i5 Ice Lake processor, it is efficient in everyday use but also able to run greedy games with the Iris Plus Graphics G4 solution. In addition, it benefits from a fast SSD storage with a large capacity of 1 TB which improves its reactivity and benefits from a backlit chiclet keyboard, a fingerprint reader or even a Wi-Fi ax connection. and USB 3.1 Type-C.
Specifications Acer Swift 3 SF313-52-53EC
|Screen (s)||13.5 ” QHD 3: 2 LED IPS CineCrystal 400cd / m² 1000: 1 with thin edges (2256×1504, bright)|
|Processor||Intel Core i5-1035G1 Ice Lake (1.1 GHz, 4 cores, TDP 15W)|
|RAM installed (max)||16 GB LPDDR4X 2133 MHz (soldered)|
|Graphic card||Intel Iris Plus Graphics G4 integrated into the processor|
|Storage||1 TB M.2 SSD (NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4)|
|Connectivity||1 USB 3.0 1 USB 2.0 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen2), HDMI|
|Network||Wi-Fi ax (Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201), Bluetooth 5.1|
|Windows Hello||Yes, via fingerprint reader|
|Audio system||2 Dolby Audio Premium speakers, Acer TrueHarmony|
|Operating system||Windows 10 64 bit|
|Autonomy announced / Battery||10 hours / Li-Ion 4 cells|
|Weight / Dimensions (mm)||1.2 Kg / 302.5 x 233.9 x 15.95|
Chassis, connectors, screen of Acer Swift 3 SF313-52-53EC
It sports an elegant and discreet design with its fine and light silver chassis made of magnesium-aluminum alloy. In addition, it can be recharged for 4 hours in 30 minutes.
In terms of connectivity, this Ultrabook is well provided thanks to its USB 3.1 Type-C, its Bluetooth 5.0 wireless modules and Wi-Fi ax to communicate and connect remotely, its practical HDMI video output to easily connect it to a monitor or TV for example, its audio port as well as its 2 USB (compatible with USB 2.0 and USB 3.0), USB 3.0 guaranteeing transfers up to 10 times faster than with USB 2.0 if you connect a USB 3.0 device.
Via Windows Hello technology and the integrated biometric reader, authentication is possible by fingerprint recognition.
The chiclet keyboard can be backlit, which is useful for distinguishing its keys in dim light.
The screen adopts an unusual 3: 2 format, with more height than the standard 16 / 9th, which can be interesting when surfing on sites or when consulting documents where you have to scroll through the screen vertically. Due to its original format, it also has an original definition QHD whose display space is greater than Full HD. Of course just like the latter, QHD is suitable for displaying High Definition content. Thanks to its IPS technology, the screen has horizontal and vertical viewing angles and reproduces colors more faithfully than average. As it is brilliant, the screen revives the colors but proves to be sensitive to reflections in a bright environment (ex: outdoor).
Performances, autonomy of Acer Swift 3 SF313-52-53EC
The Acer Swift 3 SF313-52-53EC is for those who are looking for a compact High Definition laptop for everyday mobile use.
It will seduce the most nomadic with its autonomy of about 10 hours on battery in light use, its lightness, its compactness and its finesse.
It must be said that it is built around energy-efficient components such as its SSD storage which is more energy efficient than a hard drive but also silent, more robust and much faster.
Thanks to the integrated SSD whose large capacity of 1 TB easily competes with hard drives, this Ultrabook is significantly more fluid and responsive to everyday life than if it were based on a hard drive. This implies much faster start / stop times as well as the launch of software and games, or even a faster arrival on the cards of online games.
The SSD goes well with the heart of this thin and light computer which delivers good general performance capable of satisfying many users. It consists of a Quad Core i5-1035G4 processor with low consumption Ice Lake and a good amount of 16 GB RAM above the average.
Keep in mind, however, that to carry out work requiring processor resources, it is better to opt for a PC with a non-low power processor.
Dedicated graphics card point here. However, this ultraportable allows you to view photos and videos but also to play titles that do not consume graphics resources. How is it possible ? Thanks to the benefits of the Intel Iris Plus Graphics G4 solution integrated into the Core i5-1035G4, significantly better than the traditional Intel UHD 620 and at the level of an entry-level graphics card.