Acer Swift 3 Laptop - SF315-41-R8PP

Acer Swift 3 Laptop - SF315-41-R8PP

Description

AMD Ryzen 2500U, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, AMD Radeon Vega 8, Windows 10 Home, 4.85 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $688.99 (for a new one, see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:82
GPU Benchmark:66
Popularity score:80

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Very good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:88/ 100

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Shop Condition Price Availability Link
AcerNew$699.99In stockGo to shop
AmazonNew $688.99 In stockGo to shop
AmazonUsed $799.77 In stockGo to shop

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Video review

Here is a video review by Daylife. He reviews the MX150 config. The model above has integrated graphics (only suitable for light gaming). The other aspects should be very similar.

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Acer Swift 3 Laptop - SF315-41-R8PP
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Product nameAcer Swift 3 Laptop - SF315-41-R8PPHP Pavilion 15-cc158nr 15.6" Laptop Computer - Silver Intel CoreAcer 15.6inch Aspire 5 Series Laptop2017 HP 15.6" FHD2018 Lenovo Ideapad 330 15.6" FHD Laptop Computer, AMD Quad-Core
CPU Benchmark82better83better83worse7382
GPU Benchmark66worse56better77worse4866
Value for Money99better100worse91better100
Popularity80worse5780better87better97
Rating
Shopineer score88worse70better89worse84better94
Price$688.99better$688.63better$579.00better$688.00better$540.95
Operating SystemWindows 10 HomeWindows 10Windows 10 HomeWindows 10Windows 10
BrandAcerHPAcerHPLenovo
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display Type
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIPSIPS
TouchscreenNoNone
ProcessorAMD Ryzen 2500UbetterIntel Core i5-8250U Processor 1.6GHzbetterIntel Core i5-8250U Quad-CoreworseSkylake Intel Core i7-6500U 2.5GHz (4M CacheAMD Quad-Core Ryzen 5 2500U up to 3.6GHz(Beat i7-7500U)
Cores444worse24
Base Frequency
Boost Frequency
Memory8 GB8 GB8 GBbetter12 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported
Memory Speed
HDD1 TB
HDD RPM
SSD256 GB256 GB256 GB
Optical Drive
Webcam
Battery
Battery Life9 hours
Graphics Type
Graphics CardAMD Radeon Vega 8worsebetterNVIDIA GeForce MX150 with 2 GB GDDR5 VRAMworseAMD Radeon Vega 8 Graphics
Video Memory
Communication
WLAN
Color
Weight4.85 lbs.worse4.9 lbs.better4.27 lbs.better4.84 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake834523
Alien: Isolation94683627
Anno 140427188
Anno 2070175976030
Anno 22055933166
Ark Survival Evolved361147
Ashes of the Singularity23156
Assassin's Creed Syndicate292674
Assassin's Creed Unity3425149
Assassin´s Creed III665821
Assassin´s Creed IV: Black Flag57473115
Assassin´s Creed Odyssey2717139
Assassin´s Creed Origins30191613
Batman: Arkham City1561287136
Batman: Arkham Knight36311713
Batman: Arkham Origins1511075728
Battlefield 163442013
Battlefield 3101715523
Battlefield 483634418
Battlefield Hardline73552717
Battlefield: Bad Company 21481199546
BioShock Infinite110766524
Borderlands 2108927443
Call of Duty Black Ops 442222115
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare47442828
Call of Duty WWII75481815
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare69422616
Call of Duty: Black Ops 21481177045
Call of Duty: Black Ops 355371917
Call of Duty: Ghosts71593518
Civilization 56831
Civilization VI49311612
Civilization: Beyond Earth76392522
CoD: Modern Warfare 31551299664
Company of Heroes 241352310
Counter-Strike: GO1501189364
Crysis - CPU Benchmark6373
Crysis - GPU Benchmark897824
Crysis 25531
Crysis 365443112
Darksiders II9959
Dead Space 323813310061
Destiny 245262118
Deus Ex Human Revolution22610847
Deus Ex Mankind Divided3122137
Diablo III1861028474
Dirt 31471199038
Dirt 474332115
Dirt Rally167563921
Dirt Showdown102877533
Dishonored 228221210
Dishonored11610910159
Doom43331920
Dota 2 Reborn77614235
Dota 2897650
Dragon Age: Inquisition55331913
ELEX38191310
Evolve51372118
F1 201217514012180
F1 20131261068855
F1 2014102887251
F1 201762302618
F1 201852311912
FIFA 161239055
FIFA 17107956567
FIFA 18119756957
FIFA 1986615251
Fallout 449311714
Far Cry 377654114
Far Cry 457462116
Far Cry 5321599
Far Cry Primal40201313
Farming Simulator 17129964828
Fifa 12244151158
Fifa 13462318291217
Fifa 14344279248178
Fifa 1513910367
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark26125
For Honor60241713
Fortnite12361209
Forza Horizon 441252619
GRID 2137998230
GRID: Autosport149764929
GTA V72562410
Ghost Recon Wildlands3717176
Ghost Recon: Future Soldier5833
Guild Wars 2833720
Hitman 201630221316
Hitman: Absolution53483216
Just Cause 254
Just Cause 339352118
Kingdom Come: Deliverance3918107
Mad Max522620
Mafia 2118987848
Mafia 3231010
Mass Effect 3616551
Mass Effect Andromeda41211413
Max Payne 368684030
Medal of Honor: Warfighter115776125
Metal Gear Solid V57482819
Metro 20331451036019
Metro: Last Light55493317
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor66422417
Middle-earth: Shadow of War49231312
Mirror's Edge Catalyst5336138
Monster Hunter World37151511
Need for Speed 201640371210
Need for Speed Payback44231310
Need for Speed: Most Wanted64574830
Need for Speed: Rivals29263029
No Man's Sky30271011
Overwatch93734020
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds4314129
Prey62321815
Rainbow Six Siege90583124
Resident Evil 513511782
Resident Evil 783391711
Rise of the Tomb Raider43271613
Risen 2: Dark Waters79594823
Risen 3: Titan Lords56332512
Risen146684833
Rocket League1175342
Ryse: Son of Rome50351615
Saints Row IV62503223
Shadow of the Tomb Raider3612118
SimCity98473722
Sims 3510222146
Sims 4141674329
Sleeping Dogs128974914
Splinter Cell: Blacklist93813717
Star Wars Battlefront 256231512
Star Wars Battlefront71482320
StarCraft 22381126545
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm2541146533
Supreme Commander - FA Bench27
Team Fortress 275645848
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified92743826
The Crew 236191814
The Crew50452816
The Division4430159
The Elder Scrolls Online77655329
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim84574630
The Evil Within 2231496
The Evil Within443521
The Witcher 34227149
Thief38312916
Titanfall 277542316
Titanfall57564831
Tomb Raider168955828
Torchlight 2127110100
Total War: Rome II1331027916
Total War: Shogun 22246928
Trackmania Nations Forever27110460
Warhammer 40.000: Dawn of War III52171513
Watch Dogs 23527117
Watch Dogs52381711
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus4713
Wolfenstein: The New Order55553424
World of Tanks v8100706639
World of Warcraft2971559342
World of Warships89694233
X-Plane 10.2577391913
X-Plane 11.11342722
XCOM 2411685