Acer is probably the first company that have introduced liquid cooling system into a portable notebook pc’s. In today’s event Acer has introduced Switch Alpha 12 which is a convertible 2 in 1 notebook pc featuring liquid cooling system.


This thin and lightweight 2-in-1 uses a space-age heat pipe cooling system to cool its high-performance CPU, giving powerful computing without ever hearing the whine of a fan.

Under the hood Switch Alpha 12 uses latest 6th generation Core (skylake) processors with 4GB DDR3 RAM in the base model together with 128GB SSD for high class performance.

Switch Alpha 12 has Full HD (2160×1440) IPS touchscreen display and has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Together with that there are 2 front facing speakers giving immersive sound and optional backlit keyboard too

Acer Switch Alpha 12 looks quite similar to Microsoft Surface Pro 4 but it does not a good contender to it. Price tag for this device is $599 for base models and will be available for pre-orders in upcoming days.