Acer Swift Edge 16 AMD Ryzen 7040 CPUs and Predator Triton 16 with 13th Gen Intel CPUs, RTX 4070 GPUs announced
Acer has introduced Swift Edge 16 (SFE16-43) laptop, designed for dynamic professionals seeking high computing capability, productivity, and portability. It features AMD Ryzen 7040 Series processors, AMD Radeon 780M graphics, and select models include AMD Ryzen AI for enhanced performance and AI capabilities.
Additionally, Acer unveils the new Predator Triton 16 (PT16-51), a powerful gaming and work laptop. It is equipped with the latest 13th Gen Intel Core processors and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070 Laptop GPU. Recently, Acer Swift Go was launched in India.
Acer Swift Edge 16 (SFE16-43)
The Acer Swift Edge 16 (SFE16-43) is a stylish and lightweight laptop designed to turn heads. It features a thin and light magnesium alloy chassis, a vibrant 16-inch 3.2K OLED display with high color accuracy, and a fast refresh rate. The display is also TÜV Rheinland Eyesafe-certified for reduced blue light exposure.
Powered by AMD Ryzen 7040 Series processors and AMD Radeon 780M graphics, the Swift Edge 16 delivers both performance and immersive visuals. It incorporates AMD Ryzen AI on select models for real-time video enhancements during video calls. The laptop prioritizes security with a built-in Microsoft Pluton security processor and a fingerprint reader supporting Windows Hello.
With up to 32 GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 2 TB of PCIe Gen 4 SSD storage, the Swift Edge 16 ensures fast data transfer and quick load times. It features TwinAir cooling technology for efficient heat dissipation, and supports Wi-Fi 7 for high-speed and reliable wireless connections.
The laptop offers smart features such as a high-resolution webcam with advanced video effects, noise reduction technology, a full-sized keyboard, and a variety of connectivity ports including USB Type-A, USB Type-C, HDMI, and a Micro SD card reader.
Specifications of the Acer Swift Edge 16
- Ultra-thin and light magnesium alloy chassis; Olivine black coating
- Display: 16-inch 3.2K OLED panel (3200 x 2000 resolution), 120 Hz refresh rate, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut support, 0.2ms response time, 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio, 500 nits peak brightness
- VESA DisplayHDR True Black 500 certification and TÜV Rheinland Eyesafe certified for reduced blue light exposure
- Processor: AMD Ryzen 7040 Series processors; AMD Ryzen AI on select models
- Graphics: AMD Radeon 780M graphics
- Memory: Up to 32 GB LPDDR5 RAM
- Storage: Up to 2 TB PCIe Gen 4 SSD storage
- Cooling: TwinAir cooling technology with enhanced fan and air inlet keyboard designs
- Wireless Connectivity: Wi-Fi 7 support (up to 5.8 Gbps speeds, under 2 ms latency, multi-link capability)
- Smart Features: Window Studio Effects support
- Webcam: 1440p QHD webcam with automatic framing, gaze correction, and advanced background blur
- Acer Temporal Noise Reduction (TNR) and Acer PurifiedVoice with AI noise reduction
- Full-sized keyboard
- Charging and Connectivity Ports: x2 USB Type-A ports, Dual USB 4 Type-C PD 65 W ports with fast charging and display capabilities, HDMI 2.1 and Micro SD card reader
- Security: Secured-core PC with Microsoft Pluton and Windows Hello
- Dimensions: (12.95 mm / 0.51 inches, 1.23 kg)
- Color: Black
Acer Predator Triton 16 (PT16-51)
The Acer Predator Triton 16 (PT16-51) is a slim and powerful gaming laptop designed for on-the-go gaming. With a sophisticated metal casing and a sleek silver finish, it offers both style and portability.
The Predator Triton 16 boasts a 16-inch WQXGA IPS display with a 240 Hz refresh rate, high brightness, and a wide color gamut, providing an immersive visual experience. It incorporates advanced thermal capabilities, including a dual-fan system and Acer’s Vortex Flow technology, to keep the laptop cool during intense gaming sessions.
The laptop features up to 13th Gen Intel Core i9 processors with a max turbo frequency of 5.4 GHz, along with the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070 Laptop GPU and NVIDIA DLSS 3 technology for optimized ray tracing and performance. It can be configured with up to 32 GB of DDR5 memory and up to 2 TB PCIe M.2 SSDs in RAID 0 configuration.
With the PredatorSense key and dedicated software, gamers can customize the per-key RGB lighting, manage system settings, and more. The laptop runs on Windows 11 and offers a range of functional ports, including USB, HDMI, Thunderbolt 4, and a Micro SD card reader. It also includes a fingerprint reader with Windows Hello support for added security and convenience.
Specifications of the Acer Predator Triton 16 (PT16-51)
- Metal casing with a silver finish; Thickness: 19.9 mm (0.78 inches)
- Display: 16-inch (16:10) WQXGA IPS display, Resolution: 2560 x 1600, 240 Hz refresh rate, 500 nits peak brightness, DCI-P3 100% color gamut
- NVIDIA Advanced Optimus and NVIDIA G-SYNC support
- Processor and : Up to 13th Gen Intel Core i9 processors
- Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070 Laptop GPU; NVIDIA DLSS 3 and Max-Q technology features
- Memory: Up to 32 GB DDR5 5200 MHz memory
- Storage: Up to 2 TB PCIe M.2 SSDs in RAID 0 configuration
- Thermal Solutions: Dual 5th Gen AeroBlade 3D fans, Vortex Flow optimization, Liquid metal thermal grease on the CPU
- Keyboard and Controls: Per-key RGB lighting, PredatorSense utility app for customization
- Fingerprint reader with Windows Hello support
- Operating System: Windows 11
- Wireless Connectivity: Intel Killer DoubleShot Pro (E2600+WiFi 6E 1675i)
- Connectivity Ports: Two USB 3.2 Gen 2 ports, HDMI 2.1, Type-C USB port with Thunderbolt 4 and Micro SD card reader
- Additional Features: Includes one month of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate
Pricing and availability
- The Swift Edge 16 (SFE16-43) is scheduled to be released in North America and EMEA in July, with prices starting at US$ 1,299.99 (EUR€ 1,199 / Rs. 1,07,530 approx.), respectively.
- The Predator Triton 16 (PT16-51) is expected to be available in North America and EMEA in September, starting at US$ 1,799.99 (EUR€ 2,299 / Rs. 1,48,890 approx.), respectively.
Both laptops will be sold through Acer’s official e-store and other authorized retailers starting from the specified availability dates.