The first laptop with discrete Intel Arc graphics is in pre-sale. Customers can pre-order the Acer Swift X laptop with Intel Arc A370M graphics. The offer was discovered in the Finnish ProShop. Recall that this laptop was announced at CES 2022 earlier this January.
The ultra-light Acer Swift X, equipped with a 16-inch screen with a resolution of 2560 × 1600 pixels, uses 12th generation Intel Core processors (Alder Lake). The laptop is ready, 12-core Core i5-1240P (frequency 3.3 / 4.3 GHz, 12 MB Intel Smart Cache) and Core i7-1260P (frequency 3.4 / 4.7 GHz, 18 MB Smart Cache -Memory) to offer. Both processors have four productive and eight energy-efficient cores. The cost of a laptop based on the first processor starts at 1299 euros, the second at 1549 euros.
In both cases, the laptop offers 16 GB of LPDDR5 RAM. The older model received a 1TB NVMe solid-state drive, while the newer offers a 512GB drive. Support for the Wi-Fi 6E and Bluetooth 5.2 wireless standards is also announced for the Acer Swift X. The weight of the laptop is 1.7 kg.
According to earlier leaks, the Intel Arc A370M graphics card is one of the first accelerator models and is based on the DG2-128EU graphics chip. It is assumed that the novelty will receive 4 GB of video memory with support for a 64-bit interface.
The presentation of mobile gaming graphics cards Intel Arc Alchemist will take place on March 30th. As for the laptop Acer Swift X Finnish MaGazin expects it on May 25th.