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Acer announces new AMD Ryzen powered Nitro 5 and Swift 3 Notebooks

The latest Ryzen mobile processors will deliver power and efficiency

PC hardware, Acer Computer Middle East

Acer has announced support for the 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen Mobile Processors with Radeon Vega Graphics for its Nitro 5 gaming notebook and the Swift 3 thin-and-light notebook.

The AMD Ryzen Mobile Processors deliver power and efficiency; capable of handling visuals for streaming and gaming; and responsive processing power.

Nitro 5 with Ryzen

The Nitro 5 powered by up to 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen 7 3750H processor with Radeon RX 560X Graphics provides responsive performance from the new AMD technology.

It allows users to enjoy their games in detail with a choice of 15.6-inch Full HD IPS or 15.6" FHD IPS 144hz panel with an impressive 80 percent screen-to-body ratio. The Nitro 5 can stream gameplay with Gigabit Wi-Fi 5 with 2x2 MU-MIMO technology. Users can also connect supporting gadgets with an array of ports such as HDMI 2.0, USB Type-C 3.1 Gen 1 (up to 5 Gbps), and more.

The Nitro 5 features dual fans, plus Acer CoolBoost technology and a dual exhaust port designed to keep it cool during extended gaming sessions. CoolBoost increases fan speed by 10 percent and CPU and GPU cooling by 9 percent compared to auto mode.

It features Acer's Network Optimizer to optimize online gaming and keep the data flow.

A specially configured easy-to-use GUI (graphical user interface) helps users manage their bandwidth in both Auto Mode - categorizing and prioritizing programs to eliminate network issues - or manually by letting users adjust the priorities, change the bandwidth for each application, or even block specific applications to get the best network experience.

Swift 3 with Ryzen

Up to 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen 7 3700U processors with Radeon Vega Graphics on the Swift 3 notebook delivers power and efficiency for getting work done with effortless speed. With optional discrete Radeon 540X graphics, customers have the performance they need for more computing-intensive tasks such as video editing and casual gaming.

The Swift 3 comes with a 14" FHD IPS narrow bezel display, a sleek aluminum design that opens 180-degrees to lay-flat, and the latest technologies for performance and connectivity, packed into a super-light 1.45 kg (3.2 pounds) design that is only 17.95 mm thin (0.71 inches).

Pricing and Availability

The Nitro 5 with 15-inch Full HD IPS display will be available in the UAE, starting at AED 3,300

The Acer Swift 3 with 14-inch FHD IPS display will be available in UAE, starting at AED 2,000