The Acer Swift 3 SF314-51 (NX.GKBSI.010) comes in a mid range budget and features cool elements such as a fingerprint scanner, great battery backup, sound performance etc. The performance and battery backup is great for day to day usage. However, the laptop runs on Linux OS which seems to be a bit disappointing.
Display and Configuration
The Acer Swift 3 SF314-51 (NX.GKBSI.010) laptop comes with a 14-inch HD LED backlit display and runs on Linux operating system. It has a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768. Inside the laptop, there is a 2GHz Intel Core i3-6006U processor which acts a brain of the system. The processor is aided by 4GB of DDR4 RAM and an onboard Intel HD 520 GPU.
Camera and Storage
For image clicking, video calling and shooting, there is a webcam stacked above the display screen. It captures good quality clear videos. In terms of storage, the Acer Swift 3 SF314-51 (NX.GKBSI.010) houses a 128GB solid state drive which performs tasks at a super fast pace.
Connectivity and Battery
Networking options include a Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.0, one USB 3.0 slot, one USB 2.0 slot, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port. The Acer Swift 3 SF314-51 (NX.GKBSI.010) gets its energy from a 4 cell li-ion battery which keeps the show running for around 12 hours.
Body Looks and Input Devices
The laptop is well designed in a silver coloured body which is shiny and glossy. It measures 341 x 236.6 x 17.9mm and weighs only 1.5Kg, easy to carry around. Like other laptops, the Acer Swift 3 SF314-51 (NX.GKBSI.010 laptop also features input devices namely - a fingerprint scanner, a touchpad with multi-touch gestures support and an Acer finetip keyboard with numeric keypad.