At the ongoing CES 2023, Acer announced that the Swift 3 laptops will bear the Swift Go moniker moving forward. This makes 2022’s Swift 3 models, which have just arrived in Nepal, the last in the lineup. So, let’s look at the official specs, features, latest price, and availability of the Acer Swift 3 (2022) in Nepal.
Acer Swift 3 (2022) Overview:
Design and Display
Depending upon the region, Acer offers the Swift 3 in three screen sizes: 13.5”, 14”, and a 16” variant. That said, the 14” Acer Swift 3 14 (2022) is the only variant— that you can get in Nepal. It brings a beautiful 14” IPS screen with 100% sRGB coverage and 300 nits of brightness. Moreover, the high-end model even features a sharp QHD panel. It also has Acer’s ComfyView technology for a comfortable viewing experience.
The laptop comes in an all-aluminum chassis that is 15.9mm thick and weighs around 1.25kg. Acer offers the Swift 3 color options, including Pure Silver, Aqua Blue, and even Steel Grey.
Performance and Memory
Under the hood, the 2022 edition of the Acer Swift 3 comes with both Intel and AMD CPUs. Alder. On the Intel side, you can configure it with up to the 12th Gen Intel Core i7-1260P. However, the one available in Nepal is the base variant powered by the Core i5-1250P.
Regardless, the Swift 3 benefits from Intel’s first hybrid architecture, especially when it comes to multi-core performance. For reference, Acer places the 12th Gen Core i5 even above the Core i7 of the Tiger Lake.
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The performance gains are not as significant if you go with the AMD version. Here, you get to choose between Ryzen 5 5625U and Ryzen 7 5825U which slightly build on their respective predecessors with higher-clock speeds.
The Swift 3 is not a gaming laptop and is only meant for day-to-day tasks. Still, it packs the TwinAir cooling setup with two fans—with a combined total of 118 blades.
Rest of the specs
Fueling the Acer Swift 3 (2022) is a 50/ 56Whr battery, and it ships with a 65W power adapter. It comes with a total of 3 USB ports, Intel model has one Thunderbolt 4, an HDMI, and a combined audio jack. You get an FHD webcam on the Swift 3, backed by Acer’s Temporal Noise Reduction (TNR) algorithm. Likewise, it also has the in-house PurifiedVoice with AI Noise reduction for the microphone. Then there are stereo speakers with DTS audio.
Acer Swift 3 14 (2022) Specifications:
- Display: 14-inch IPS panel, 100% sRGB, 300 nits, Acer Comfyview (matte)
- Resolution: FHD / QHD
- Intel: 12th Gen Core i5-1240P / Core i7-1260P
- AMD: Ryzen 5 5625U / 7 5825U
- Graphics: Intel Iris Xe / AMD Radeon
- RAM: 8/16GB LPDDR4x
- Storage: 512GB/1TB NVMe SSD
- Connectivity: WiFi 6E AX211, Bluetooth 5.2
- I/O Ports: 3x USB Type-A, 1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C, 1x combo audio jack, 1x RJ45, 1x HDMI
- Battery: 50/56Wh battery, 65W AC power adapter
Acer Swift 3 (2022) Price in Nepal and Availability
The price of the Acer Swift 3 (2022) in Nepal starts at Rs. 105,000 for the Ryzen 5 variant with 16GB RAM and 512GB SSD. You can buy the Ryzen 7 variant with 1TB SSD for Rs. 125,000. In between the two, there is a Swift 3 with Core i5-1240P and QHD display. The 2022 Swift 3 is available from ITTI and other reliable computer stores in Nepal.
|Acer Swift 3 (2022)||Price in Nepal||Availability|
|14″ QHD, Intel Core i5-1240P, 8GB LPDDR4 RAM, 512GB SSD||Rs. 110,000||ITTI|
|14″ FHD, Ryzen 5625U, 16GB LPDDR4 RAM, 512GB SSD||Rs. 105,000||ITTI|
|14″ FHD, Ryzen 5825U, 16GB LPDDR4 RAM, 1TB SSD||Rs. 125,000||ITTI|
- Meanwhile, check out our review of the Acer Aspire 5 (2022).