Search
Filters
Close

Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 SA5-271-56ZK 2.3GHz i5-6200U 12" 2160 x 1440pixels Touchscreen Black Hyb

Windows 10 Home, Intel Core i5-6200U 2.30 GHz, 8 GB LPDDR3, 256 GB SSD, 30.5 cm (12") 2160 x 1440, Li-Polymer 4870 mAh, 1.25 kg
SKU: 550-1215
Manufacturer part number: NT.LCDEK.010
EAN: 4713392966767
Brand: Acer
Availability: 44 available to order

  Available for next day delivery

  Collection available in 2-3 working days

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.

A Silent Performer
A liquid cooled CPU and great fundamentals give you superb performance.

Quiet and Powerful
Fan-less Acer LiquidLoop™ cooling keeps CPU performance up and won’t generate whining fan noise.

The Perfect Port
Transfer data super-fast, stream high-res video to 4K displays and power up with USB 3.1 Type-C™.

Great Audio and Visuals
Videos will look and sound perfect thanks to a 12" touchscreen with 2160x1440 resolution and 2 front-facing speakers.

For the Professional
Transform the Switch Alpha 12 into a PC with desktop-grade performance via an optional USB Type-C™ Dock.

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.

A Silent Performer
A liquid cooled CPU and great fundamentals give you superb performance.

Quiet and Powerful
Fan-less Acer LiquidLoop™ cooling keeps CPU performance up and won’t generate whining fan noise.

The Perfect Port
Transfer data super-fast, stream high-res video to 4K displays and power up with USB 3.1 Type-C™.

Great Audio and Visuals
Videos will look and sound perfect thanks to a 12" touchscreen with 2160x1440 resolution and 2 front-facing speakers.

For the Professional
Transform the Switch Alpha 12 into a PC with desktop-grade performance via an optional USB Type-C™ Dock.

Products specifications
Design
Product type Hybrid (2-in-1)
Form factor Convertible (Detachable)
Colour of product Black
Display
HD type Quad HD
Panel type IPS
LED backlight Yes
Touchscreen Yes
Touch technology Multi-touch
Display resolution 2160×1440
Display diagonal 12"
Processor
Stepping D1
Processor operating modes 64-bit
Processor lithography 14 nm
Processor codename Skylake
Bus type QPI
Tjunction 100 °C
Thermal design power (TDP) 15W
Processor series Intel Core i5-6200 series
PCI Express slots version 3.0
PCI Express configurations 1x4, 4x1
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes 12
Configurable TDP-down 7.5W
ECC supported by processor No
Configurable TDP-down frequency 800MHz
Processor cache type Smart Cache
Conflict Free processor Yes
Processor cache 3 MB
Processor frequency 2.3GHz
Processor model i5-6200U
Processor boost frequency 2.8GHz
Processor cores 2
Processor threads 4
System bus rate 4 GT/s
Processor socket B2
Processor family Intel Core i5
Memory
Memory 8GB
Internal memory type LPDDR3-SDRAM
Memory clock speed 1866 MHz
Storage
Storage media SSD
Number of SSDs installed 1
Solid-state drive capacity 256GB
Solid-state drive interface Serial ATA III
Card reader Yes
Compatible memory cards MicroSD, MicroSDXC
Total storage capacity 256GB
Graphics
Discrete graphics adapter No
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) 1000MHz
On-board graphics adapter base frequency 300 MHz
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory 1.74 GB
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version 4.4
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version 12.0
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics) 3
On-board graphics adapter ID 1916
On-board graphics adapter family Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter Yes
On-board graphics adapter model Intel® HD Graphics 520
Discrete graphics adapter model Not available
Audio
Built-in microphone Yes
Camera
Front camera Yes
Optical drive
Optical drive type No
Networking
4G No
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards 802.11ac
Ethernet LAN No
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth version 4.0
3G No
Ports & interfaces
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity 1
USB 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2) Type-C ports quantity 1
DVI No
Docking connector Yes
Keyboard
Pointing device Touchpad
Numeric keypad No
Windows keys Yes
Software
Operating system architecture 64-bit
Operating system installed Windows 10 Home
Technical details
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA) Yes
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi) Yes
Intel® vPro™ Technology No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
Intel® Smart Response Technology Yes
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT) Yes
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology) Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID) Yes
Processor special features
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology Yes
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology Yes
Intel® Insider™ Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD) Yes
Intel® OS Guard Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT) Yes
Intel TSX-NI Yes
Intel Trusted Execution Technology No
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) No
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX) 1
Intel® Smart Cache Yes
Intel® Secure Key Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI) Yes
Thermal Monitoring Technologies Yes
Supported instruction sets SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX 2.0
Processor package size 42
Processor code SR2EY
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) Yes
Intel 64 Yes
Idle States Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography 14 nm
Execute Disable Bit Yes
Embedded options available No
CPU configuration (max) 1
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version 0.00
Intel Smart Response Technology version 1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version 1.00
Intel Secure Key Technology version 1.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x) Yes
Intel TSX-NI version 1.00
Processor ARK ID 88193
Battery
Battery technology Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Number of battery cells 2
Battery life (max) 8h
Battery capacity 4870 mAh
Power
AC adapter power 45W
Security
Fingerprint reader No
Docking station
Docking station included Yes
Weight & dimensions
Width 292.1 mm
Depth 201.4 mm
Height 15.9 mm
Weight 1.25 kg
Packaging content
Stylus pen Yes
AC adapter included Yes
Write your own review
  • Only registered users can write reviews
  • Bad
  • Excellent
Products specifications
Design
Product type Hybrid (2-in-1)
Form factor Convertible (Detachable)
Colour of product Black
Display
HD type Quad HD
Panel type IPS
LED backlight Yes
Touchscreen Yes
Touch technology Multi-touch
Display resolution 2160×1440
Display diagonal 12"
Processor
Stepping D1
Processor operating modes 64-bit
Processor lithography 14 nm
Processor codename Skylake
Bus type QPI
Tjunction 100 °C
Thermal design power (TDP) 15W
Processor series Intel Core i5-6200 series
PCI Express slots version 3.0
PCI Express configurations 1x4, 4x1
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes 12
Configurable TDP-down 7.5W
ECC supported by processor No
Configurable TDP-down frequency 800MHz
Processor cache type Smart Cache
Conflict Free processor Yes
Processor cache 3 MB
Processor frequency 2.3GHz
Processor model i5-6200U
Processor boost frequency 2.8GHz
Processor cores 2
Processor threads 4
System bus rate 4 GT/s
Processor socket B2
Processor family Intel Core i5
Memory
Memory 8GB
Internal memory type LPDDR3-SDRAM
Memory clock speed 1866 MHz
Storage
Storage media SSD
Number of SSDs installed 1
Solid-state drive capacity 256GB
Solid-state drive interface Serial ATA III
Card reader Yes
Compatible memory cards MicroSD, MicroSDXC
Total storage capacity 256GB
Graphics
Discrete graphics adapter No
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) 1000MHz
On-board graphics adapter base frequency 300 MHz
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory 1.74 GB
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version 4.4
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version 12.0
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics) 3
On-board graphics adapter ID 1916
On-board graphics adapter family Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter Yes
On-board graphics adapter model Intel® HD Graphics 520
Discrete graphics adapter model Not available
Audio
Built-in microphone Yes
Camera
Front camera Yes
Optical drive
Optical drive type No
Networking
4G No
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards 802.11ac
Ethernet LAN No
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth version 4.0
3G No
Ports & interfaces
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity 1
USB 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2) Type-C ports quantity 1
DVI No
Docking connector Yes
Keyboard
Pointing device Touchpad
Numeric keypad No
Windows keys Yes
Software
Operating system architecture 64-bit
Operating system installed Windows 10 Home
Technical details
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA) Yes
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi) Yes
Intel® vPro™ Technology No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
Intel® Smart Response Technology Yes
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT) Yes
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology) Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID) Yes
Processor special features
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology Yes
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology Yes
Intel® Insider™ Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD) Yes
Intel® OS Guard Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT) Yes
Intel TSX-NI Yes
Intel Trusted Execution Technology No
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) No
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX) 1
Intel® Smart Cache Yes
Intel® Secure Key Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI) Yes
Thermal Monitoring Technologies Yes
Supported instruction sets SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX 2.0
Processor package size 42
Processor code SR2EY
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) Yes
Intel 64 Yes
Idle States Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography 14 nm
Execute Disable Bit Yes
Embedded options available No
CPU configuration (max) 1
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version 0.00
Intel Smart Response Technology version 1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version 1.00
Intel Secure Key Technology version 1.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x) Yes
Intel TSX-NI version 1.00
Processor ARK ID 88193
Battery
Battery technology Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Number of battery cells 2
Battery life (max) 8h
Battery capacity 4870 mAh
Power
AC adapter power 45W
Security
Fingerprint reader No
Docking station
Docking station included Yes
Weight & dimensions
Width 292.1 mm
Depth 201.4 mm
Height 15.9 mm
Weight 1.25 kg
Packaging content
Stylus pen Yes
AC adapter included Yes

*Free next working day delivery to UK mainland addresses. Shipping costs to other areas may vary.

Filter your results