Acer Aspire Switch 10E Review

Acer Aspire Switch 10E comes equipped with the Intel Atom Z3735F processor and features a keyboard dock that lets you use it like a normal mini laptop. This keyboard dock packs 500GB hard disk drive that is also home to the Office Home and Business 2013.

Acer Aspire Switch 10E Review

Intel Atom Z3735F processor packs four core processor and four threads clocked at 1.33 GHz. It goes up to 1.83 GHz under turbo-boost mode. Its cache is 2MB and has TDP of 2.2 watts. It is equipped with 64GB eMMC. The keyboard adds another 500GB HDD  and can be attached to the tablet part using built in magnets. The Acer Aspire Switch 10E measures 262 × 180 × 10.95mm (width × depth × height) and weighs about 630 grams. Tablet part is home to 2-cell lithium-ion battery that has capacity of 8060 mAh. battery life is up to about 12 hours on a single charge.

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From the front, the Acer Aspire Switch 10E looks like an ordinary Acer mini laptop PC when the keyboard is attached. There is a 2MP camera above the display.

Acer Aspire Switch 10E specifications

SoC    Atom Z3735F (4 core 4 thread, clock 1.33GHz / 1.83GHz, cache 2MB, SDP 2.2W)
Memory    2GB (DDR3L-RS 1333)
Storage    eMMC 64GB / HDD 500GB (USB 2.0 connection)
OS    Windows 8.1 with Bing (32bit)
Graphics    Processor built-in Intel HD Graphics, Micro HDMI
Display    10.1-inch IPS-type 1,280 × 800 dot (glossy), 10-point touch support
Network    IEEE 802.11b / g / n, Bluetooth 4.0
Interface    Micro USB 2.0, microSD card slot, voice input and output, 2 million pixel front / rear camera, USB 2.0 to the keyboard dock side
Size / weight (body)    About 262 × 180 × 10.95mm (width × depth × height) / about 630g
Thickness / weight (when docked)    About 25.75mm / about 1,280g (HDD built-in model)
Battery life    About 12 hours (2-cell lithium-ion / 8,060mAh)
Estimated retail price    55,000 yen around (500GB HDD built-in, included with Office Home and Business 2013)

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On the left side, you will find Micro SD card slot, audio input and output jacks along with Micro HDMI and Micro USB which is used for charging. The docking connector is present on the lower part.

Acer Aspire Switch 10E review

On the back of Acer Aspire Switch 10E, there is another 2 mega pixel camera present in the center. On the right side, you will find power button, volume up down button and windows button.

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Keyboard has isolated keys. While the key pitch is like cheap windows laptops as it not deep. That said it is fine enough for quick chat, web browsing and email sessions.

Winsat benchmark scores and Crystal mark

Winsat benchmark scores Intel Atom Z3735F

Overall 3.9. Processor 5.7, memory 5.5, graphics 3.9, Gaming graphics 4, the primary hard disk 6.9. PCMark 8 version 2 of the Home is 1097. Crystal mark scores are ALU 19966, FPU 16074, MEM 17985, HDD 19890, GDI 4000, D2D 2889, OGL 2568. PCMark 8 version 2 benchmark score of Intel Atom Z3735F is 1097.

PCMark 8 Intel Atom Z3735F

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