• CPU: Intel Core i7-8550U
  • GPU: Intel UHD Graphics 620
  • Display: 14.0”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 256GB SSD
  • RAM: 8GB DDR4, 2400 MHz
  • Weight: 0.97 kg (2.1 lbs)

Acer Swift 5 (SF514-52) - Specs

CPU Performance #13
  • Intel Core i7-7820HK 1%
  • Intel Core i7-7920HQ 1.1%
  • Intel Core i7-8550U
  • Intel Xeon E3-1505M v6 0.7%
  • Intel Core i7-8705G 0.8%
GPU Performance #151
  • AMD Radeon R5 (Bristol Ridge)
  • NVIDIA Quadro K1100M (2GB GDDR5) 0.1%
  • Intel UHD Graphics 620
  • AMD Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge)
  • AMD Radeon R7 M440 (2GB DDR3) 0.3%
14.0”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
panel 1
AUO B140HAK02.0
Color accuracy 3.4 -> 1.4
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 PCIe NVMe M.2 slot
8GB DDR4, 2400 MHz
Windows 10 Home
4670 mAh, 2-cell
Body material
Aluminum, Magnesium-Lithium alloy (Magnesium-lithium top & bottom; Magnesium-aluminum palm rest)
329 x 228 x 15 mm (12.95" x 8.98" x 0.59")
0.97 kg (2.1 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1), Sleep and Charge
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1), Power Delivery (PD), DisplayPort, HDMI
  • HDMI
  • Card reader SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Ethernet LAN
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2x2)
  • Bluetooth 4.1
  • Audio jack
  • Web camera HD 720p
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

DISPLAY: 14.0-inch, 1920 x 1080, IPS

Name AUO B140HAK02.0
Diagonal 14.0"
Pixel density 157.35 ppi
Brightness 213 cd/m2
sRGB 72%
PWM frequency No PWM (Flicker-Free)
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 22 inches (56 cm)
Contrast 1450:1
dE Color Checker 3.4 1.4
PWM Rating 10.0: (safe)



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  • Ultra-thin and lightweight body
  • All-aluminum chassis with good build quality
  • Very fast and responsive device
  • Good IPS display with touchscreen
  • Core i7-8550U onboard
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Good battery life


  • Lack of an RJ45 port
  • Screen is a bit shaky when using the touchscreen
  • Bad thermal effectiveness (at very high load)

CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-8550U

Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
Results are from the Fritz chess benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
Results are from our Photoshop benchmark test (the lower the score, the better)

GPU Performance: Intel UHD Graphics 620

Results are for the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 4.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
Results are for the Unigine Superposition benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 3.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)

Gameplay recordings with Intel UHD Graphics 620

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