Acer Switch Alpha 12 2-in-1

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  • Intel Core i3-6100U 2.3GHz
  • 4GB RAM + 128GB SSD
  • 12" QHD Touch 2160 x 1440
  • Webcam + Bluetooth + WIFI
  • Windows 10 Pro 64bit

Product Description

Acer Switch Alpha 12 2-in-1

This lightweight 2-in-1 uses a space-age heat pipe cooling system to cool its high-performance CPU, so you get powerful computing without ever hearing the whine of a fan. Sporting a powerful 6th generation Intel® Core™ processor1, the Switch Alpha 12 is the perfect blend of productivity, portability and flexibility.


Portable & Versatile

A portable form factor, adjustable display and full-sized keyboard help you stay productive on the go


Adjustable Kickstand

Adjust the kickstand up to 165° and get the perfect screen angle. Its rubber anti-slip strip ensures the screen stays put.


Full-Sized Keyboard

The full-sized magnetic snap-on keyboard is raised for comfy typing and doubles as a screen cover.


Take It to Go

This device slips into your bag and disappears, only to reappear when you need it.






  • Intel Core i3-6100U 2.3GHz
  • Dual-core (2 Core™)
  • 3MB Cache



Hard Drive

  • 128GB SSD SATA600

Optical drive

  • None


  • Operating System: Windows 10 Pro 64bit


  • 30.5 cm (12") Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD
  • In-plane Switching (IPS) Technology
  • 3:2 Aspect Ratio
  • LED Backlit
  • Resolution: 2160 x 1440 QHD


  • Intel HD Graphics


  • Integrated Speakers
  • Microphone

Input Devices

  • Keyboard and touchpad
  • Touchscreen


  • WLAN: IEEE 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 4.0

Power Supply

  • 2 Cell Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol) Battery
  • Capacity: 4870 mAh
  • Energy: 37 Wh
  • Run Time up to 8 hours


  • Height 15.9 mm
  • Width 292.1 mm
  • Depth 201.4 mm
  • Weight (Approximate) 1.25 kg


  • 1 x USB 3.1 Port
  • USB Connector Type-C

Warranty / Miscellaneous

  • 1 Year Manufacturer Warranty
  • Front Camera 2 Megapixel
  • Rear Camera 5 Megapixel
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Digital Compass
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyro Sensor




Technical Specification

Acer Switch Alpha 12 2-in-1


Resolution 2160 x 1440 (Full HD Plus)
Touchscreen Yes (10-point multi-touch)
Type 12" - IPS
LCD Backlight Technology LED backlight
Widescreen Yes
Image Aspect Ratio 3:2
Image Brightness 350 cd/m²
Features Glare, CineCrystal

Audio & Video

Sound Stereo speakers, microphone
Camera Yes - 2592 x 1944
Graphics Processor Intel HD Graphics 520
Memory Allocation Technology Shared Video Memory (UMA)
Resolution 5 Megapixel (rear), 2 Megapixel (front)
Camera Features Autofocus, 1080p Full HD movie recording
Audio Features Acer TrueHarmony technology

AC Adapter

Input AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Output 45 Watt, 19 V

Connections & Expansion

Memory Card Reader Yes (microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC)
Interfaces USB-C 3.1 Gen 1 ¦ Headphone/microphone combo jack ¦ USB 3.0


Included Accessories Power adapter, keyboard, active pen
Dockable Yes
Colour Grey
Case Material Anodised aluminium
Integrated Options Ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyro sensor, G-sensor
Security Trusted Platform Module (TPM) Security Chip
Features Fanless, liquid cooling system, volume control, non-slip rubber frame, Windows button, MU-MIMO technology, multi-position Kickstand
Localization United Kingdom


Features Multi-gesture touch pad, Acer FineTip keyboard
Type Digitizer, touchpad, digital pen, detachable keyboard
Keyboard Layout UK


Capacity 37 Wh
Technology 2-cell lithium polymer

Dimensions & Weight

Dimensions (WxDxH) - tablet 29.21 cm x 20.14 cm x 0.95 cm
Dimensions (WxDxH) / Weight Details 29.21 cm x 20.14 cm x 0.95 cm / 900 g - tablet ¦ 29.21 cm x 20.14 cm x 1.585 cm / 1.25 kg - tablet with keyboard
Weight 900 g


Product Type Tablet - with detachable keyboard
Operating System Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Edition

Processor / Chipset

CPU Intel Core i3 (6th Gen) 6100U / 2.3 GHz
Number of Cores Dual-Core
Cache 3 MB
64-bit Computing Yes


Technology LPDDR3 SDRAM


Main Storage 128 GB SSD


Wireless Bluetooth, 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Wireless Controller M.2 Card

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Add-ons and Accessories

External HDD

Toshiba Canvio Ready 2TB Portable External Hard Drive USB 3.0

£54.95 inc. vat
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£45.79 ex. vat
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Office 365 Personal 1 Year Subscription

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Laptop Bags

Wenger Sidebar 16 Deluxe Laptop Backpack

£39.99 inc. vat
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Techair 15.6" Black Laptop Case with Optical Mouse

£16.98 inc. vat
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£14.15 ex. vat
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Logitech M185 Wireless Mouse Grey

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