This Wednesday, Taiwanese manufacturer Acer has launched Spin 7, which has been described as the World’s thinnest 2-in-1 convertible laptop. Acer Spin 7 has been priced at ₹1,09,000 in the Indian market. The Indian unit of Acer has stated that the laptop will be available across all key retail stores in India.
Spin 7 which has proudly been described as the Windows alternative to the MacBook 2016, because of its tablet-ish design except that it runs Windows 10 Home. It is literally the slimmest and thinnest laptop available in the market. Also, Spin 7 has amazed everyone because of the missing fans. The laptop works quietly without any fan like a smartphone or a tablet. But, when it comes to sound Acer Spin 7 is not going to lag behind with its Dolby Audio Premium technology.
Spin 7 weighs at almost 1.2kg courtesy to its all-aluminum metal unibody. The laptop, when closed, has a maximum thickness of 10.98mm. As it is a convertible laptop so its display can be rotated around 360o, which converts it into a tablet. Spin 7 features a 14-inch Full-HD IPS touchscreen display.
Acer Spin 7 is powered by a Seventh gen. Intel Core i7-7Y75 processor coupled with an 8GB of LPDDR3 RAM. It boasts of a 256GB SATA III Solid State Drive which means a really fast boot-up time. When it comes to external connectivity, Spin 7 offers two USB Type-C v3.1 ports and a memory card reader. The wireless connectivity includes Wi-Fi 802.11ac hardware. Acer has claimed a rather longer 8 hours of battery life attributable to the 4-cell 2,770mAh battery.
“We are extremely excited to launch one of our flagship products in India, something that we are really proud of. Considering that Acer has always focused on delivering industry leading innovations, the Spin 7 is a reflection of just that. Our top-of-the-line Spin 7 will allow consumers to enjoy extreme portability without compromising on performance or versatility”, Chandrahas Panigrahi, Sr. Director and Consumer Business Head, Acer India said during the launch of Acer Spin 7.
This remains to be seen whether the Acer Spin 7 will prove to be a tough competition to the MacBook 2016. Till then, stay tuned.