2nd day at next@acer: Acer Swift 5 upgrade, 360° Spin 5 and more!

Just after the launch of the Predator Orion 9000, Aspire S, Switch 7 and other gadgets, Acer has now bring us some of the new upgrades for the Switch 5 notebook and a new Acer Spin 5 versatile convertible notebook!

Acer Spin 5 specifications:


  • Windows 10
  • 13/ 15 inch Full HD display
  • 8th generation Intel Core i5/i7 processor
  • up to 16GB DDR4 RAM
  • 13 inch model (1.5KG, 15.9mm),15 inch model(>2KG, 17.9mm)
  • Supports Acer Active Stylus
  • Acer TrueHarmony, Dolby Audio Premium technology

Retail price:$799 onward(~RM3412)

The Spin 5 offers multiple working position with laptop mode, tablet mode, tent mode and stand mode. It is equipped with the current 8th generation Intel Core I processor and comes in 13 inch and 15 inch variant, offering Full HD resolution for both.


Weighted ta 1.5kg, the 13 inch model is notebook that offers performance and portability at one go. Its battery is able to last up to 13 hours after a single recharge.


On the other hand, the Spin 15 also comes with the new Nvidia GeForce GTX1050 GPU and supports up to 16GB DDR4 RAM. It offers one of the industrial best performance within a thin body.

Acer Swift 5


  • Windows 10
  • 14 inch Full HD IPS display(1920 x 1080 resolution)
  • 8th generation Intel Core i5, Core i7 processor
  • 8GB / 16GB RAM LPDDR3
  • 256GB / 512GB SSD
  • Acer TrueHarmony technology
  • 329 x 228 x 14.9mm
  • 0.97KG

Retail price:~RM4269 onward



The Swift series product is design for portability and a retail price that fits most of the consumer’s budget. Apart from having a decent design, it also brings with the 8th generation Intel Core processor that delivers powerful raw performance.


The new Swift 5 is no differ in design when compared to its previous generation Swift lineup. It total weight is less than 1kg but it is operable up to 8 hours from its battery.


Lastly, the new Swift 5 starts from RM4269 onward.