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channelnews.com.au
Reviewed on 2016-11-02
It's easy to dismiss 2-in-1 laptops as a gimmick but their utility isn't hard to see. Yesterday's laptops were all about uniformity. They were standardized tools in the hands of a workforce that was consistent, if inflexible. Today's laptops are of a diff...
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gadgetguy.com.au
Reviewed on 2016-10-19
Silent, fanless operation, good value for money, very useful tablet standalone mode, stylus and keyboard includedScreen not very bright
I've previously written about my choice of a Surface Pro 4, and the main reason I selected the Core M3-powered version. Well, Acer has come along with a nifty tablet/notebook hybrid of its own which manages to eliminate any need for a low powered processo...
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chip.com.my
Reviewed on 2016-10-07
Sensitive touch screen, Portability, Overall performanceOnly a single USB 3.1 port
Sometimes it takes a portable and simple notebook to get things done instead of a gaming notebook filled with the most powerful hardware. Some may find the larger and heavier notebooks less than ideal when going on business trips, especially when you don'...
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pcmag.com
Reviewed on 2016-09-30
Fast performance, Sharp, bright display, Keyboard is includedKickstand feels flimsy, Battery life on the shorter side compared with competition
Like several systems before it, the Acer Switch Alpha 12 (starts at $599.99; $749.99 as tested) is looking to replicate the success of Microsoft's Surface line, combining a quick Windows 10 tablet with a slim detachable keyboard. While the Switch Alpha 12...
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cnet.com
Reviewed on 2016-09-24
For its price class, the Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 delivers excellent performance in a wellthoughtout design, and it includes a great keyboard.While the display is good, it's not as contrasty or vivid as the OLED models on other 2in1s. And it's got a middling pen system
Acer manages to roll premium construction and smart design, better-than-average performance, decent battery life and an excellent keyboard into a reasonably priced 2-in-1 tablet. The battery life could be a little better and the easily hit power button ma...
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cnet.com.au
Reviewed on 2016-09-24
For its price class, the Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 delivers excellent performance in a wellthoughtout design, and it includes a great keyboard.While the display is good, it's not as contrasty or vivid as the OLED models on other 2in1s. And it's got a middling pen system
Acer manages to roll premium construction and smart design, better-than-average performance, decent battery life and an excellent keyboard into a reasonably priced 2-in-1 tablet. The battery life could be a little better and the easily hit power button ma...
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CNET.co.uk
Reviewed on 2016-09-24
For its price class, the Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 delivers excellent performance in a wellthoughtout design, and it includes a great keyboard.While the display is good, it's not as contrasty or vivid as the OLED models on other 2in1s. And it's got a middling pen system
Acer manages to roll premium construction and smart design, better-than-average performance, decent battery life and an excellent keyboard into a reasonably priced 2-in-1 tablet. The battery life could be a little better and the easily hit power button ma...
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timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Reviewed on 2016-09-12
Good performance, Bundled stylus, Decent build quality
Acer is known for making some really good laptops, capable of delivering exceptional performance at affordable price points. The Taiwanese tech giant recently expanded its 2-in-1 line-up in the country by launching the Acer Switch Alpha 12. The convertibl...
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makeuseof.com
Reviewed on 2016-08-19
Looking for a better priced Surface Pro 4? The $600 Acer Switch Alpha 12 offers 90% of a Surface Pro, at almost half the cost . While Acer's brand doesn't portend quality, their latest 2-in-1 hybrid offers every bit the refinement of a Surface.So should y...
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techsmart.co.za
Reviewed on 2016-08-17
Premium materials, design and feel; Superb screen quality; Solid multitasking perfomanceHeavy as a tablet; Slightly subpar battery life
Like many of its Microsoft OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) counterparts, Acer has been striving to make inroads in the tablet hybrid and 2-in-1 notebook sectors. While they've proved capable of doing so in the entry-level and mid-range price bracket...
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gizmodo.com.au
Reviewed on 2016-08-09
It's a lot to ask a machine to be both a laptop and a tablet, but Acer comes damn close to nailing it with its new Switch Alpha 12. To make it work, Acer had to get weird with design.Local pricing for the Acer Switch Alpha 12 hasn't been officially announ...
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mobilesyrup.com
Reviewed on 2016-08-09
Excellent screen, Superlative performance, Great operating system in Windows 10Poor battery life, Average keyboard and trackpad at best, Heavy, Before anyone asks, here's the wallpaper you see on my desktop
When Microsoft first announced its Surface lineup of 2-in-1 detachables back in 2012, most people were not sure how to greet the company's new device.On the one hand, it seemed like the Redmond-based company wanted to displace its manufacturing partners...
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Digitaltrends.com
Reviewed on 2016-08-05
Great price point for a Windows 10 tablet, Performance similar to more expensive devices, Keyboard case is includedWeak battery life, Heavier than the competition
When it comes to Windows tablets, OEMs are following Microsoft's lead. The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 , for example, is unapologetically a ThinkPad take on the Microsoft Surface Pro 4 . Acer's specialty is value, so it makes sense that its Windows 10 tablet would...
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geekdad.com
Reviewed on 2016-08-05
Parents are gearing up for back to school and for many of us, that means having to invest in a computer as well as new clothes, shoes, and backpacks One of the hot categories right now is 2-in-1 laptops which give you both a Windows laptop and a tablet in...
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thunderbaylive.com
Reviewed on 2016-08-04
Lisa Gade reviews the latest MS Surface Pro 4 competitor, and one of the first to ship with Intel Skylake Core i5 and i7 CPUs rather than Core M— the Acer Switch Alpha 12. Despite the relatively low price— our Core i5 with 8 gigs RAM, 256 gig SS with keyb...
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mobiletechreview.com
Reviewed on 2016-08-01
Low price, Intel Core i5 and i7 performance, nice design and materials. Keyboard (and sometimes pen) included.Battery life isn't great
BenchmarksWe're really impressed at the power and value Acer offers with the Switch Alpha 12. Yes, like other competitors, it's a Surface Pro 4 clone, but that's not a bad thing: Microsoft created the Surface line to inspire and spur manufacturers to crea...
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theverge.com
Reviewed on 2016-07-29
Very Inexpensive, Fanless, Good screenTerrible battery life, Can get hot
A solid and inexpensive Windows tabletAt first glance, Acer's Aspire Switch Alpha 12 looks very much like a me-too device. It's a Microsoft Surface clone running Windows 10, albeit with a slightly different kickstand and a clever way of cooling itself (li...
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pocket-lint.com
Reviewed on 2016-07-29
Affordable, keyboard and stylus included (in the UK), ample power to rival Microsoft Surface, silent operation, decent screen, integrated and adjustable standBattery life limited to around 5hours per charge, not the smallest or lightest design, trackpad has an irksome click, twotone finish looks off, poor speakers
The laptop-replacement market is going from strength to strength, with every manufacturer worth its salt looking to innovate in the 2-in-1 market and stand apart from the top-of-the-pack Microsoft Surface. With the Acer Switch Alpha 12, the Taiwanese comp...
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expertreviews.co.uk
Reviewed on 2016-07-25
Coming in three different flavours, the Acer Switch Alpha 12 could at first be mistaken for almost any other 2-in-1 ultraportable, with the HP Elite X2 first springing to mind. Sure Acer isn’t exactly rewriting the rulebook when it comes to design, but it...
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notebookcheck.net
Reviewed on 2016-07-24
performance, big storage capacity, fanless cooling, good input devices with backlight, solid construction, display with strong colors can be very well calibrated, good microphone, camerasspeakers, short battery life
Better take the entry-level model with i5. This update will reveal why the expensive i7 model does not pay off for typical buyers. In addition, we will compare the test model to the popular Surface Pro 4, MateBook, Miix 700 and Spectre x2 12 convertibles...
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User Comments

Processor

Processor frequency

2.3 GHz

Processor family

Intel Core i5-6xxx

Processor model

i5-6200U

Processor boost frequency

2.8 GHz

Processor cores

2

Processor threads

4

Processor cache

3 MB

Processor socket

Socket B2 (LGA 1356)

Processor cache type

Smart Cache

Processor lithography

14 nm

Processor operating modes

64-bit

Stepping

D1

Processor codename

Skylake

Thermal Design Power (TDP)

15 W

Processor series

Intel Core i5-6200 series

Maximum number of PCI Express lanes

12

PCI Express slots version

3.0

PCI Express configurations

1x4, 4x1

Tjunction

100 °C

Configurable TDP-down frequency

800 MHz

Conflict Free processor
ECC supported by processor

Memory

Internal memory

4 GB

Internal memory type

LPDDR3-SDRAM

Optical drive

Optical drive type

Display

Display diagonal

30.5 cm (12")

Display resolution

2160 x 1440 pixels

Touchscreen
LED backlight
HD type

Quad HD

Panel type

IPS

Touch technology

Multi-touch

Ports & interfaces

USB 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2) Type-C ports quantity

1

DVI port
Combo headphone/mic port
Docking connector
DC-in jack

Weight & dimensions

Weight

1.25 kg

Width

292.1 mm

Depth

201.4 mm

Height

15.9 mm

Keyboard

Pointing device

Touchpad + Pointing Stick

Numeric keypad
Windows keys

Networking

Bluetooth
3G
4G
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi standards

IEEE 802.11ac

Ethernet LAN
Bluetooth version

4.0

Storage

Total storage capacity

256 GB

Storage media

SSD

Number of SSDs installed

1

Solid-state drive capacity

256 GB

Solid-state drive interface

Serial ATA III

Card reader integrated
Compatible memory cards

MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDXC

Software

Operating system installed

Windows 10 Home

Operating system architecture

64-bit

Camera

Front camera

Battery

Battery technology

Lithium Polymer (LiPo)

Number of battery cells

2

Battery life (max)

8 h

Battery capacity

4870 mAh

Design

Product type

Notebook

Colour of product

Black

Form factor

Convertible (Detachable)

Graphics

On-board graphics adapter
Discrete graphics adapter
On-board graphics adapter model

Intel® HD Graphics 520

On-board graphics adapter base frequency

300 MHz

On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)

1000 MHz

Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory

1.74 GB

Number of displays supported (on-board graphics)

3

On-board graphics adapter DirectX version

12

On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version

4.4

On-board graphics adapter ID

1916