Acer Aspire Switch 10 vs ASUS Transformer Book T100

Posted on 28 May 2014 by

These two 10-inch 2-in-1 Windows 8 tablet / keyboard PCs are close in every respect. So close that it may only be price and availability that differentiates them for the average user. Core specifications are very close but there are a few important details to note.

Firstly the Acer Aspire Switch 10 does not have a USB3.0 port where the T100 has. This could make a difference for people wanting to use a USB3.0 docking station or USB3.0 SSD. Secondly, it’s clear that the Switch 10 has a brighter screen and is bonded closer to the glass resulting in a better experience.

Importantly the Switch 10 has a significantly smaller battery resulting in shorter battery life. Despite that the two devices are the same weight and size (give or take a few mm and grams.)

Acer Aspire
Switch 10

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Acer Aspire Switch 10  _6_ (1)


ASUS Transformer Book T100

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Acer Aspire
Switch 10 Advantages

ASUS Transformer Book T100  Advantages

  • Better screen.
  • Slightly better keyboard and touchpad.
  • USB 3.0 port
  • Better battery life.

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ASUS T100 Vs Acer Aspire Switch 10 Editors Evaluation

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Latest pricing 298.76302.24
Editors Comparison Version: Alpha V3.0 - 29 Feb 2014 (Alpha - Features may change)
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