Acer Swift 14 AI With Copilot Plus Launched: Price, Specifications

  • The Swift 14 AI Copilot+ PC sports multiple AI features, including Recall.
  • The laptop features a sleek and lightweight design with an aluminium chassis.

Acer has announced the Swift 14 AI laptop in the US as the company’s first Copilot+ PC. According to the company, the integrated NPU within the Qualcomm processors on the Acer laptop delivers 45 trillion operations per second (TOPS), making it ideal for AI-related tasks.

Acer Swift 14 AI: Pricing, Availability

Acer has launched the Acer Swift 14 AI laptop in a single colourway, and the device will be available in North America starting July 2024 for $1,099 (approx. Rs 91,500). The laptop will also be available in EMEA (Europe, the Middle East, and Africa) regions starting in June 2024 and retail for €1,499 (approx. Rs 1,35,500).

Acer has yet to reveal the India availability of these newly launched Copilot+ PCs. The Taiwanese giant is expected to launch the Copilot+ PC in the upcoming months in the country.

Acer Swift 14 AI: Features, Specifications

Acer equips the Acer Swift 14 AI laptop with Qualcomm Snapdragon X Elite and Qualcomm Snapdragon X Plus processors. The laptop sports a dedicated Microsoft Copilot Key to access the popular AI features, including Recall, Cocreator, Live Captions, and more.

The Recall function will help users retrieve the things they have visited in a day. The Cocreator will generate an interpretation of the user’s description. The Live Translate feature will assist the user by providing instant translations in the form of subtitles.

The Swift 14 AI laptop features a 14.5-inch WQXGA display with up to 120Hz refresh rate. Here are the complete specifications of the newly announced Acer laptop.

  • Display: 14.5-inch IPS display, WQXGA (2560 x 1600 pixels) resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, 16:10 aspect ratio, 100% sRGB, TÜV Rheinland Eyesafe Certified 2.0, Touchscreen option.
  • Processor: Snapdragon X Elite X1E-78-100 processor (12 cores up to 3.4 GHz, integrating Qualcomm Hexagon NPU AI Engine up to 45 TOPs) or Snapdragon X Plus X1P-64-100 processor (10 cores up to 3.4 GHz, integrating Qualcomm Hexagon NPU AI Engine up to 45 TOPs).
  • NPU: Qualcomm Hexagon NPU.
  • Graphics: Qualcomm Adreno GPU up to 3.8TFLOPS.
  • OS: Windows 11 Home.
  • Memory: Up to 32 GB dual-channel LPDDR5X-8533 SDRAM.
  • Storage: Up to 1 TB, PCIe Gen4, NVMe.
  • Camera: 1440p QHD IR camera, with Privacy Shutter and Triple-mic support.
  • Audio: DTS X Audio, dual speakers.
  • Battery and Charging: 75 Wh 3-cell Li-ion battery, claimed battery life of up to 16 hours, fast charging.
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 5.4, Wi-Fi 7.
  • Ports: 2x USB Type-C (supporting DisplayPort, USB charging), 2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, 1x 3.5mm audio jack.
  • Others: AcerSense, Experience Zone, AcerSense key, Acer PurifiedVoice 2.0, Acer PurifiedView 2.0, Activity Indicator, Backlit keyboard.
  • Dimensions and Weight: 322.6 (W) x 225.95 (D) x 14.9 (H) mm, 1.36 kg.