Comparison of Microsoft Surface Book (CR7-00002) vs Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 SA5-271 (NT.LCDEK.002)
Comparison of Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 SA5-271 (NT.LCDEK.002) vs Microsoft Surface Book (CR7-00002)

Microsoft Surface Book (CR7-00002) vs Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 SA5-271 (NT.LCDEK.002)

Comparison summary

Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 SA5-271 is cheaper.

For performance Microsoft Surface Book has a better processor. It also contains more memory.

Book has Windows 10 Pro, which is safer than Windows 10 that is in Aspire Switch Alpha 12 SA5-271.

Book has a bigger screen. For portability Aspire Switch Alpha 12 SA5-271 is lighter.

Aspire Switch Alpha 12 SA5-271 has more SSD storage.

Compare technical specifications of Microsoft Surface Book (CR7-00002)
Compare technical specifications of Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 SA5-271 (NT.LCDEK.002)

Microsoft Surface Book (CR7-00002)

Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 SA5-271 (NT.LCDEK.002)

Compare specifications

Microsoft Surface Book (CR7-00002)Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 SA5-271 (NT.LCDEK.002)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-6600UIntel Core i3 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
16gb4gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
Integrated graphics-
Screen size
13.5″12″
Screen resolution
-Quad HD (2560 x 1440 pixels)
Weight
1.58 kg1.25 kg
Size (length x width x height)
29.21 x 20.14 x 0.95 cm
(11.49999998827 x 7.92913385018 x 0.37401574765 inches)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10 ProWindows 10
Hard drives
500gb SSD120gb SSD
Amazon.com Price
$1,999.11
Amazon.co.uk List Price
£3,299.99£768.98
Amazon.co.uk Lowest New Price
£3,299.99£768.98
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Amazon.co.uk description

Microsoft Surface Book 13.5 inch Touchscreen Laptop (Intel Core i7-6600U 2.6 GHz, 16 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD, NVIDIA 1 GB Integrated Graphics, Windows 10 Pro) - Silver

13.5 inch PixelSense touchscreen display

6th Gen Intel Core i7

Surface pen and keyboard included

Windows 10 Pro operating system

Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 SA5-271 12 inch QHD IPS Touchscreen Detachable 2-in-1 Laptop (Intel Core i3-6100, 4 GB RAM, 128 GB SSD, Windows 10) - Silver

This thin and light device slips into your bag and disappears, only to reappear when you need to get work done

The full-size keyboard also features deep key travelling depth (1.4 mm) for comfy and accurate typing

Adjust the kickstand to tilt the screen to the exact angle you need

The Switch Alpha 12 makes no noise because it has no whining fan and that's because it has a fan-less heat pipe CPU cooling system called Acer Liquid Loop

This 2-in-1's powerful capabilities are extended seamlessly to external devices via a USB 3.1 Type-C port

This thin and light device slips into your bag and disappears, only to reappear when you need to get work done

The full-size keyboard also features deep key travelling depth (1.4 mm) for comfy and accurate typing

Adjust the kickstand to tilt the screen to the exact angle you need

The Switch Alpha 12 makes no noise because it has no whining fan and that's because it has a fan-less heat pipe CPU cooling system called Acer Liquid Loop

This 2-in-1's powerful capabilities are extended seamlessly to external devices via a USB 3.1 Type-C port