Acer at CES 2016 has officially unveiled the “most premium and advanced model” of its Aspire Switch line of 2-in-1 notebooks. It is the Acer Aspire Switch 12 S, with the model number SW7-272.


The Aspire Switch 12 S packs a 12.5-inch display with a 4K (3840×2160) or Full HD (1920×1080), depending on the model. Powering everything is a sixth-generation Intel Core M processor, 4- or 8GB of RAM, and versions with 128- or 256GB SSD storage. The notebook is equipped with a Thunderbolt 3 on USB Type-C port “for ultra-fast charging as well as data and video streaming of up to 40Gbps between devices or to an external HD display”. In addition to that, you’ll also find two USB 3.0 ports, Micro HDMI, a Micro SD card reader and a headphone/speaker jack.


The Acer Aspire Switch 12 S will be available in North America next month starting at $999.99, while it will reach Europe, the Middle East and Africa the same month for prices starting from £735.00 / €1,199.