If you’re looking for a laptop that balances performance, portability, and affordability, you might want to check out the Acer Swift 3 (2021) Ryzen 5.
Under the hood, this particular Swift 3 model houses a Ryzen 5 5500U processor, which is a hexacore CPU with 12 threads and 8MP of L3 cache. Accompanying it is 8GB of RAM, and 256GB of SSD storage. It also comes with Windows 11 pre-installed.
Design and Display
The Acer Swift 3 (2021) has a sleek and sturdy design, with a silver metal chassis and a thin bezel around the screen. It weighs only 1.2 kg and measures 16mm thick, making it easy to carry around. The screen is a Full HD IPS panel with an anti-glare coating and decent brightness and contrast. It’s not a touchscreen, though, and it has a standard 16:9 aspect ratio, unlike some other models in the Swift 3 series.
The trackpad supports Windows Precision drivers and multi-touch gestures. There’s also a fingerprint reader for biometric security.
Ports, Connectivity, and Battery
The Acer Swift 3 (2021) has a good selection of ports. It consists of two USB-A 3.2 Gen 1, one USB-C 3.2 Gen2, one HDMI, and one 3.5mm headphone jack. For wireless connectivity, there is support for WiFi 5 and Bluetooth 5.0. Fueling the setup is a 48 Wh battery with a 65W power adapter.
Acer Swift 3 2021 (AMD) Price in Nepal
|Acer Aspire 3 2021 (Ryzen 5500U, 14" FHD)||Price in Nepal|
|8GB RAM, 256GB SSD||NPR 80,000|
Acer Swift 3 2021 (Ryzen 5 5500U, 8GB, 256GB, 14'' FHD) Specifications Compare
|Market Status||In Stock|
|Dimension (D x W x H)||322.8 x 212.2 x 15.9 mm|
|CPU Series||AMD Ryzen 5000 Series|
|Processor||Ryzen 5 5500U|
|Base / Boost Clock|
2.1 GHz / 4.0 GHz
|Cores / Threads||6 Cores / 12 Threads|
|GPU||AMD Radeon Graphics|
|Maximum Capacity||16GB (2x SO-DIMM Slots)|
|SSD||256GB NVMe PCIe Gen 3|
|SSD Slots||1x PCIe Gen 3 NVMe|
|Panel Type||IPS LCD|
Full HD (1920 x 1080)
16:9 aspect ratio
|Variable Refresh Rate||No|
|Maximum Brightness||300 nits|
|Color Gamut||100% sRGB|
2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C (DisplayPort, Power Delivery)
|Display||1x HDMI 2.0|
|Audio||1x 3.5mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output|
|WiFi||WiFi 5 (802.11ac), Dual-Band (2.4/5GHz)|
|Security||Fingerprint reader, TPM 2.0|
|Keyboard||Backlight Chiclet Keyboard|
|Trackpad||Windows Precision trackpad|
|Webcam||720p HD Camera|
3-cell 48 Wh Li-ion
|Charging||65W AC Adapter|
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