Acer Debuts Switch Alpha 12 Liquid-Cooled 2-in-1 Notebook

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The new Switch Alpha 12 is the industry's first fanless 2-in-1 notebook to use a 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i7, Core i5 or Core i3 processor. The silent LiquidLoop Cooling System keeps the Switch Alpha 12 at a stable temperature and running efficiently without fan noise. The LiquidLoop cooling system also provides improved reliability; since no fan is present, the Switch Alpha 12 doesn't require venting that can be compromised by airflow issues and dust accumulation.


  • [0:24] Let's talk about this new device from Acer - the Switch Alpha 12
  • [1:04] What are the benefits of having a detachable? Why did Acer decide to do this vs. a regular tablet?
  • [1:49] Why did you build the kickstand you way you did?
  • [2:14] A Liquid Cooling System in a 2-in1 notebook!! Tell us about that!
  • [9:30] What are the differences between the pro and consumer version?


Acer Switch Alpha 12 2-in-1 Tablet and Laptop

At the intersection of versatility and innovation resides the Switch Alpha 12, delivering a knockout combination of productivity, portability and flexibility. Its innovative fan-less liquid-loop cooling system is the world’s first to support high-performance 6th Gen Intel Core processors in a 2-in-1 device and keeps the system cool and quiet. This thin and light device features a 12 inch QHD touch display with a stylish kickstand and snap-on/off wireless back-lit keyboard that transforms to meet your needs and maximize productivity. Simply put, this masterfully crafted dynamic device is boundless!

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