Acer Aspire Switch 12 Specs and Info
|The Acer Aspire Switch 12 runs on Intel's Core-M platform with the HD 5300 GPU. This hybrid device has a detachable keyboard and can be used as a tablet or as a laptop. It has 4GB of RAM and 60GB/128GB of SSD storage. Note that the detachable keyboard does not feature a touchpad but offers a trackpoint and can operate remotely via RF. A total weight of 1.4KG is not the best in class but pricing looks attractive so this may be an option for those looking for a low-cost hot-desking solution.
The Acer Aspire 12 is slightly heavier than some of the other 12.5-inch 2in1 devices but starts at a slightly lower price. Good SSD speeds. A large range of usage scenarios are enabled by the design.|
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Acer Aspire Switch 12 Specifications
|Model name||Aspire Switch 12||CPU||Intel Core M 5Y10c|
|CPU speed||800 Mhz|
|Graphics||Intel HD 5300 (Core M)|
|OS||Microsoft Windows 8.1|
|Display Size||12.5" 1920 X 1080||Screen Type
||Touch with Digitizer|
|Battery capacity||36 Wh|
|Weight (Minimum)||1200gm / 2.65 pounds|
USB 3.0 (Micro)
Headset i/f (Mic+Line)
|Wireless Interfaces||802.11 a/b/g|
No Wireless WAN (e.g. 4G)
|*Specifications can vary|
|Total weight 1400 grams (3 lbs.) WiFi is dual-band. Micro USB port is USB 3.0. A 128GB model exists with the Core M 5Y10c CPU (Aspire SW5-271-64V2) at $50 more. USA entry level price is $649. A digitizer layer is included but no pen is included in the package (that we tested.) Total weight with included case and PSU is 2.1 KG. Update: Some users are reporting having the pen in the retail package. Battery is in base/stand. SSD is M.2 (long) and upgradeable. Digitizer is Synpatics.|
|Acer Aspire Switch 12 popularity (12 months)|
|Acer Aspire Switch 12 prices|
|USA||$649||18 Feb 15|
|Germany||€699||18 Feb 15|
|Acer Aspire Switch 12 news and review links.||Date|
|Acer Aspire Switch 12 Review (Bulgarian)||23/02/19|
|Acer Aspire Switch 12 first impressions (English, Notebookcheck)||23/02/19|
|Full review of Acer Aspire Switch 12||23/02/19|
|Notebookcheck Review: Acer Aspire Switch 12||23/02/19|
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