Acer has officially introduced a hybrid device Acer Aspire Switch 12, which according to the Taiwanese manufacturer is a combination of at least five different mobile devices.
To make such a statement, Acer unique design allows Aspire Switch 12, which allows you to use the device in five different modes of operation. Like most hybrid class of mobile computers “2-in-1”, the device Aspire Switch 12, which, in fact, is the older brother presented in early May Acer Switch 10 can be used as a tablet and a laptop, after connecting the keyboard unit.
In addition, the Acer Aspire Switch 12 tablet has a stand, rotating 360 degrees, which provides additional opportunities to work with the device. It allows you to use the device in three modes corresponding to different use cases, and differ only in the angle at which the display of the tablet is placed relative to the table. Stand allows you to use the device as a display (horizontal) to display different visual content, or place it in the “tent” for more comfortable use of the device on a hard surface. In the latter mode, the tablet is based on the support extension and is oriented almost vertically, so you can use your device as a candy bar. True, the screen is a bit small.
Hybrid computer Acer Aspire Switch 12 is equipped with a Full HD-display size of 12.5 inches diagonally. Its main is the newest mobile processor Intel Core M architecture Broadwell. The equipment of the device includes a solid-state drive capacity of 60 or 120 GB, micro-HDMI video output jack and micro-USB 3.0. The device is running out of the box with Windows 8.1.
In North America, the device will be available early next year, the cost is not yet known. But if specifically about the Acer Aspire Switch 12 release date then you can expect it in the month of February. On other hand, MacBook Air 2015 would be running the same processor series the Intel broadwell, so let’s wait and watch what exactly would be arrived. On the paper, Acer Aspire Switch 12 looks pretty interesting and promising. Also, the price of Aspire Switch 12 unit is not confirmed now. So, stay tuned for more updates.