Acer expanded its award-winning Switch 10 series, 2-in-1 notebook line with the launch of two new 10.1-inch models featuring Intel Atom quad-core processor in a fashionable and flexible design.
Thin, lightweight and durable, the new Aspire Switch 10 E (SW3-013) and Switch 10 (SW5-015) were designed for taking to class, to work and on the road. They combine a full Microsoft Windows 8.1-based notebook and tablet in one flexible device featuring a magnetic detachable design for latch-free docking and smooth transition between four modes.
These include notebook for content creation and other productivity apps; pad for browsing the Internet, viewing movies, playing tablet games and taking notes; display for showcasing presentations in small meetings, sharing with friends and communicating via videoconference; and tent for watching movies and maximizing space in confined spaces, such as while traveling by plane or train.
The Red Dot award-winning Switch 10 E (SW3-013) features a second generation Acer Snap Hinge 2 with a guiding plane design for exceptionally smooth switching between modes comes in six eye-catching colours. Outfitted with a powerful 30Wh battery, the Switch 10 E provides up to 12 hours of battery life on just one charge, enough for working on a transcontinental flight or a full day of classes and homework. It will also sport a sophisticated textile pattern on the top cover and underside that helps prevent scratches, while providing a stylish appearance and a better grip for easier carrying and transport.
The stylish Switch 10 (SW5-015) features a FHD 1920 x 1200 resolution screen with Zero Air Gap technology displays sharp text and exceptionally crisp visuals, making photos, games and movies incredibly lifelike. Reinforced with an elegant white Gorilla Glass 3 back cover, the tablet is resilient and the silver grey keyboard dock is an aesthetically appealing match. In addition, customers can purchase the optional Acer Active Pen for this model, which supports both passive and active pen input without requiring a digitizer.
Powered by an Intel Atom quad-core processor and 2GB DDR3L memory, the new Switch 10 and 10 E models deliver ample power for essential computing, whether it’s catching up on email, completing school projects or enjoying casual entertainment.
Both the models are pre-loaded with Windows 8.1 along with Microsoft Office 365 Personal at no additional expense, allowing customers to leverage the benefits of Word, Excel and PowerPoint virtually anywhere.
Acer Aspire Switch 10 E (SW3-013) will be available in Saudi Arabia initially, with a starting price of US$ 299.