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AMD Ryzen processors power latest Acer Swift Series PCs & include Microsoft Copilot in Windows 11


Staff member
Nov 29, 2020
Acer’s newest Swift Edge 16 and Swift Go 14 laptops pack fast, power-efficient computing in a thin and light package to meet the needs of creative professionals and other people who want to upgrade to a new PC and who also want to incorporate AI in their workstreams. Across these PCs, help is always at hand with Microsoft Copilot in Windows 11. These laptops have the new built-in Copilot key, providing faster access to your everyday AI companion in Windows 11, harnessing the capabilities of AI to make the things you do every day easier. Features include helping you summarize web pages and change settings. Pluton is also included in these latest Swift releases. [caption id="attachment_178718" align="alignnone" width="1024"]
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Acer Swift Go 14[/caption] Designed by Microsoft and built by silicon partners, Pluton technology is integrated directly into the PC's processor, hardening new Windows 11 devices with ongoing protection for identities, data and applications. The AMD Ryzen 8040 Series leverages AMD’s Zen 4 architecture with up to eight cores and up to 16 threads of processing power. AMD’s latest processors enable the efficient distribution of AI workloads between accelerators on the NPU, GPU and CPU. [caption id="attachment_178719" align="alignnone" width="1024"]
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Acer Swift Edge 16[/caption] The Acer Swift Edge 16 is encased in a magnesium-aluminum alloy chassis that weighs just a little over two pounds and is 0.51 inches thick. Open it up and the 16-inch 3.2K OLED display will immerse you in whatever you’re streaming or working on, thanks to a 120 Hz refresh rate and 100% support for the DCI-P3 color gamut. Along with the specs already mentioned, it’s also got AMD Radeon 780M graphics, up to 32 GB of LPDDR5 RAM, up to 2 TB PCIe 4.0 SSD storage and essential ports. [caption id="attachment_178720" align="alignnone" width="1024"]
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Acer Swift Go 14[/caption] The Acer Swift Go 14 packs a lot in its 14-inch frame, which has a fully extendable 180-degree hinge and an OceanGlass touchpad that is 44% larger than before. Underneath a 2.8K OLED display (that you can also choose to make a touchscreen to tap and swipe), it’s got up to AMD Radeon 780M graphics, support for up to 32 GB LPDDR5X memory and up to 2 TB PCIe Gen 4 SSD.   Head over to Acer to find out more.

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