Acer Updates Nitro 5 And Swift 3 Laptops With 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen Mobile


Acer has unveiled new variations of the Swift 3 and the Nitro 5 video gaming laptop computer that include AMD’s processing and graphics muscles. The updated Acer Nitro 5 and the Swift 3 laptops are powered by AMD’s second-gen Ryzen mobile processors. In addition to AMD processors, the Nitro 5 will extract its video gaming chops from the Radeon RX 560X graphics card, while the Swift 3 will come equipped with the less powerful Radeon Vega graphics card targeted at efficiency tasks and casual gaming.

The AMD variant of the Nitro 5 video gaming laptop computer is identical to its Intel-powered sibling in terms of design, ports selection, and some internal hardware other than the processor and graphics. Acer has announced that the brand-new Nitro 5 model can be configured with approximately second generation AMD Ryzen 7 3750H processor and the Radeon RX 560X graphics. Other requirements of AMD-powered Acer Nitro 5 consist of a 15.6-inch full-HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) IPS show with 19:9 aspect ratio and 80 percent screen-to-body ratio. The Nitro 5 with hexa-core Intel processor was introduced in April last year.

There is no word on the RAM and storage capability, however if the Intel variant is anything to pass, the Nitro 5’s AMD model could provide to 16GB of RAM and a 1TB HDD, with optional SSD and Intel Optane memory. There is support for Gigabit Wi-Fi 5 with 2×2 MU-MIMO and Acer’s Network Optimizer for a better online gaming experience. The Nitro 5 likewise includes Acer CoolBoost technology for increasing fan speed and dual exhaust ports for thermal management.

The upgraded Acer Swift 3, whose Intel-powered variation was launched in October in 2015, can be set up with approximately 2nd generation AMD Ryzen 7 3700 mobile processor with Radeon Vega graphics. Purchasers will likewise get the option to choose the Radeon 540X for more graphics processing power. The Acer Swift 3 loads a 14-inch full-HD (1920×1080 pixels) IPS screen and has a 180-degree rotatable hinge with a light-weight chassis.

Acer has actually not exposed the prices or market schedule details of the upgraded Nitro 5 and Swift 3 laptops. The AMD-powered versions of the Nitro 5 and Swift 3 laptop computers will be showcased at Acer’s exhibit in between May 28 and June 2 at Computex 2019 in Taiwan.

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