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 $749.99 (for a new one, see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:80
GPU Benchmark:63
Popularity score:80

Verdict

  • Fast processor suitable for 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:85/ 100

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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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Product nameAcer Swift 3 Laptop - SF315-41-R8PPAcer Aspire 5 A515-51G-53V6, 15.6" Full HD, 8th Gen Intel CoreAcer Aspire 5 A515-51G-58SAAsus Vivobook S15 S512 Thin and Light 15.6" FHD, Intel Core I5-8265U2018 Flagship Acer Nitro 5 15.6" FHD IPS VR Ready Gaming Laptop,
CPU Benchmark80better81worse71better82better86
GPU Benchmark63better74better74better74better80
Value for Money93better94worse75better95better99
Popularity80better9680better99better94
Ratingbetter78
Shopineer score85better91worse76better93better94
Price$749.99$749.99better$749.94$749.99better$749.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home
BrandAcerAcerAcerASUSAcer
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesLED backlightIPS
TouchscreenNoNo
ProcessorAMD Ryzen 2500Ubetter8th Generation Intel Core i5-8250U Processor (Up to 3.4GHz)worseIntel Core i5-7200U 2.50 GHzbetterPowerful Intel Core i5-8265u Processor (6M Cachebetter8th Intel Quad Core i5-8300H Processor 2.3GHz with up to 4.0GHz
Cores44worse244
Base Frequency2.5 GHz
Boost Frequency
Memory8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported20 GB
Memory Speed
HDD
HDD RPM
SSD256 GB256 GB256 GB256 GB256 GB
Optical Drive
WebcamHD Webcam (1280 x 720) supporting High Dynamic Range (HDR)
Battery4-cell Li-Ion (3220 mAh) Battery
Battery Life7 hours5.5 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated Card
Graphics CardAMD Radeon Vega 8betterNVIDIA GeForce MX150 with 2 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAMbetterNVIDIA GeForce MX150betterNvidia GeForce MX250 graphics with Windows 10 HomebetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 with 4 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM
Video Memory2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wi-Fi (Dual-Band 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz)
ColorObsidian Black
Weight4.85 lbs.better4.41 lbs.4.85 lbs.better3.97 lbs.worse6 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: Isolation91643526
Anno 140427188
Anno 18003316101
Anno 2070175976030
Anno 22055933166
Anthem23141212
Apex Legends47191816
Ark Survival Evolved331046
Ashes of the Singularity24156
Assassin's Creed Syndicate292574
Assassin's Creed Unity3526148
Assassinīs Creed III665821
Assassinīs Creed IV: Black Flag57473115
Assassinīs Creed Odyssey2714117
Assassinīs Creed Origins2918118
Batman: Arkham City1561287136
Batman: Arkham Knight36311713
Batman: Arkham Origins1511075728
Battlefield 161442112
Battlefield 3103725423
Battlefield 480624518
Battlefield Hardline73552717
Battlefield V45242220
Battlefield: Bad Company 21481199546
BioShock Infinite113755723
Borderlands 2107806640
Call of Duty Black Ops 443181515
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare47442828
Call of Duty WWII67451815
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare73442615
Call of Duty: Black Ops 21471216944
Call of Duty: Black Ops 362371919
Call of Duty: Ghosts71593518
Civilization 56831
Civilization VI57361812
Civilization: Beyond Earth76392522
CoD: Modern Warfare 31551299664
Company of Heroes 243362410
Counter-Strike: GO1691189364
Crysis - CPU Benchmark6373
Crysis - GPU Benchmark894724
Crysis 25531
Crysis 362423012
Darksiders III62181715
Darksiders II9959
Dead Space 323813310061
Destiny 243252219
Deus Ex Human Revolution1979846
Deus Ex Mankind Divided3122133
Diablo III1381028464
Dirt 31471199038
Dirt 477331910
Dirt Rally 2.062272414
Dirt Rally168563821
Dirt Showdown101917534
Dishonored 228231210
Dishonored11610910159
Doom4322107
Dota 2 Reborn78634231
Dota 2897650
Dragon Age: Inquisition55331912
ELEX3618129
Evolve51372118
F1 201217514012180
F1 20131261068855
F1 2014102887251
F1 201759292513
F1 201848301412
F1 201947201811
FIFA 161239055
FIFA 17107956567
FIFA 18113746557
FIFA 1986595251
Fallout 448311712
Fallout 7629231816
Far Cry 377654114
Far Cry 458472117
Far Cry 5321699
Far Cry New Dawn29161315
Far Cry Primal4019137
Farming Simulator 17127914732
Farming Simulator 1979462814
Fifa 12244151158
Fifa 13462318291217
Fifa 14344279248178
Fifa 1513910367
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark24104
For Honor59231613
Fortnite93491910
Forza Horizon 442232318
GRID 2137998230
GRID: Autosport149764929
GTA V68612410
Ghost Recon Wildlands3616106
Ghost Recon: Future Soldier5833
Guild Wars 2833720
Hitman 201633221316
Hitman 2241096
Hitman: Absolution54483316
Just Cause 254
Just Cause 339352118
Just Cause 429181411
Kingdom Come: Deliverance3616107
League of Legends104887367
Mad Max522620
Mafia 2118987848
Mafia 3251010
Mass Effect 3585847
Mass Effect Andromeda42211513
Max Payne 368684030
Medal of Honor: Warfighter115776125
Metal Gear Solid V57482819
Metro 20331441136219
Metro Exodus211073
Metro: Last Light55483317
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor65422317
Middle-earth: Shadow of War4621107
Mirror's Edge Catalyst5235138
Monster Hunter World36131011
Need for Speed 201640371210
Need for Speed Payback36221211
Need for Speed: Most Wanted64574830
Need for Speed: Rivals29263029
No Man's Sky30271011
Overwatch99743920
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds48171414
Prey59321815
Rage 22517145
Rainbow Six Siege88583124
Resident Evil 513511782
Resident Evil 781381711
Rise of the Tomb Raider44261613
Risen 2: Dark Waters79594823
Risen 3: Titan Lords56332512
Risen146684833
Rocket League1075539
Ryse: Son of Rome50351615
Saints Row IV62503223
Shadow of the Tomb Raider33121110
SimCity93454221
Sims 3510222146
Sims 4155764329
Sleeping Dogs128974914
Splinter Cell: Blacklist93813717
Star Wars Battlefront 25021712
Star Wars Battlefront72472220
StarCraft 2236936840
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm173906330
Supreme Commander - FA Bench27
Team Fortress 275645947
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified92743826
The Crew 236191814
The Crew50452816
The Division 23918149
The Division4429148
The Elder Scrolls Online83665329
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim69534826
The Evil Within 2221296
The Evil Within443521
The Witcher 34227148
Thief39323016
Titanfall 276532216
Titanfall57564831
Tomb Raider173926028
Torchlight 2127110100
Total War: Rome II128987616
Total War: Shogun 22246928
Total War: Three Kingdoms5422149
Trackmania Nations Forever26910256
Warhammer 40.000: Dawn of War III52171513
Watch Dogs 23527117
Watch Dogs52381711
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus3613
Wolfenstein: The New Order55553223
World of Tanks enCore1884917
World of Tanks v8100706539
World of Warcraft2961559238
World of Warships92714434
X-Plane 10.2579392114
X-Plane 11.11352316
XCOM 2401685