SAVE 31%: The lightweight Acer Swift Go 16 (Intel Core i5-1335U, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD) costs just $549.99, down from $799.99 on Amazon. This represents a savings of $250.
We face a lot of heavy things as adults. Unfortunately, some heavy things are unavoidable. But part of it is within our control. If you’ve been lugging around a heavy laptop for years, give your back a break with this deal on a lightweight model.
As of November 21, the Acer Swift Go 16-inch laptop costs just $549.99 on Amazon, down from its regular price of $799.99. This represents a savings of $250. While Acer’s early Black Friday sales have already dropped, this model is still available at full price, making the deal on Amazon even more satisfying to grab.
Weighing just over 3.5 pounds, the Acer Swift Go 16 is just over half an inch thick. Fortunately, there’s still enough room for two USB-C ports, two USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports, an HDMI port, and a MicroSD slot. Our sister publication PCMag (owned by Mashable publisher Ziff Davis) gave the Acer Swift Go 16 an Excellent rating in its review of the laptop. Highlights include the screen and sturdy metal construction, which is always useful if your laptop ends up in a tote bag or backpack.
The Acer Swift Go 16 has an Intel Core i5-1335U processor, the current 13th generation. It also has 8GB of RAM, ideal for multitasking. The 16-inch display uses a 16:10 aspect ratio and the Intel Wireless Wi-Fi 6E AX211 supports 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi. This model also comes with a backlit keyboard that makes typing in low-light situations much easier on the eyes.
If you’re looking for a more portable and lighter laptop for everyday tasks, the Acer Swift Go 16 is made for work and is currently selling for a great price.