Acer Spin 1 Apollo Lake Laptops to Sell for $250 and Up

Acer has launched a tidal wave of products at IFA 2016, including their 64-bit ARM Chromebook R13, and beside the many Intel Core laptops, the company also announced Acer Spin 1 laptop models powered by the new low-power Intel Apollo Lake processors.

Acer Spin 1 (SP111-31) specifications:

  • SoC – Intel Pentium / Celeron Apollo Lake processors. Unnamed, but most likely N series: N3350, N3450, or/and N4200.
  • System Memory – Up to 8GB RAM
  • Storage – Up to 64GB eMMC or up to 1TB HDD
  • Display – 11.6” or 13.3″ IPS Display with Corning AntiMicrobial Glass 5; resolutions: 1366×768 or 1920×1080
  • Misc – Optional Acer Active Pen with Microsoft Ink
  • Battery – Up to 9 Hours of Battery Life
  • Dimensions – 11.6″ model(s):  29.7 cm x 21.1 cm x 2 cm
  • Weight – 11.6″ model(s): 1.5 kg


Acer Spin 1 will first be available in China in October for ¥2,999 and up, followed by EMEA in November for 299 Euros and up, and finally in North America in December at $249 and up.

Via Liliputing

Jean-Luc started CNX Software in 2010 as a part-time endeavor, before quitting his job as a software engineering manager, and starting to write daily news, and reviews full time later in 2011.

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Jayavardana Vel
Jayavardana Vel
4 years ago

Will you review this laptop? How will be the performance of this one?
How the processor will cope up in reallife situations?

4 years ago

Performance is going to be really bad as it is an Atom chip, not a Core based one.

4 years ago

@Jayavardana Vel

It will be very fast actually.