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Switch Alpha 12


Switch 12 Alpha SA5-271

Switch 12 Alpha SA5-271

Switch Alpha 12

Model Name: Switch 12 Alpha SA5-271

Part Number: NT.LCDEK.002

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.

Operating System

Windows 10 Home


Intel® Core™ i3-6100U

2.3 GHz; Dual-core



4 GB

Card Reader



128 GB SSD



QHD (2160 x 1440) resolution


IPS technology



LPDDR3 Shared graphics memory


802.11ac wireless LAN

Bluetooth 4.0

Audio & Video

2 x Speaker

1MP (Front camera)

3MP auto focus (Rear camera)

Ports & Connectors

1x USB 3.1 Type-C

Input Devices

TouchPad, Stylus


2-cell 4870 mAh Li-Polymer

Battery Life

8 hours


45 W

Dimensions (W x D x H)

292.10 mm x 201.40 mm x 15.85 mm

Weight (Approximate)

1.25 kg (with dock)

Package Contents

  • Aspire Switch Alpha 12 SA5-271-32DM 2 in 1 Notebook
  • Lithium Polymer Battery
  • AC Adapter
  • Keyboard Dock
  • Stylus
  • 1. Specifications vary depending on model and/or region.
    2. Subject to availability.
    3. Battery life varies depending on power settings and usage.

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