Hello Hello ! News coming from the Intel that they are going to introduce their Core i5-8250U in Acer Swift 3. Acer has also comfirmed that they are going to use the product for their Swift 3.Acer Swift 3 will be one of the first models to sport the upcoming Core i5-8250U from the Coffee Lake generation by Intel. Despite being ultra thin (17.95 mm / 0.7″) and light (1.7 kg / 3.8 lbs), the 14-inch laptop is equipped with an NVIDIA GeForce MX150 discrete GPU (2GB GDDR5) and 8GBs of RAM. Another big advantage will be the PCIe NVMe storage (still unconfirmed) and the Full HD IPS screen.
However the main stuff is the jewel in the crown Core i5-8250U ,It has four cores with 3.4 Ghz Turbo Boost Frequency.It will provide decent performance even for casual photo / video editing and although the Swift 3 has DDR3 RAM, 8250U supports DDR4 at 2133 MHz.It has also the 6MBs of LL cache.
Some more information regarding the processor is given below.
Clockspeed: 1.6 GHz
No of Cores: 4 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 15 W
Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8250U CPU @ 1.60GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts: Q2 2017
CPUmark/$Price: NA Overall Rank: 645
Last Price Change: NA