Acer has announced their latest three Chrome OS computers for 2018 – They are Chromebook 11 C732, Chromebook Spin 11 and Chromebox CX13. We will highlight the features on-board the new Acer Chromebook & Chromebox and leave you to decide which one to lay your hands on. Let’s do it!
Acer Chromebook 11 C732
Not sure of what is in Chromebook 11 C732. Check out the listed features.
- 180-degree hinge with both touch and non-touch 1366×768 displays.
- Two processors to choose from, either Intel Celeron dual-core processor N3350 or Intel Celeron quad-core processor N3450
- Storage options include 16GB / 32GB or 64GB
- microSD card slot
- IP41 water and dust resistance
- MIL-STD 810G compliance which means the device is durable, reliable and protected from falls of up to 122 cm / 48 inches
- Optional 4G LTE modem to help users when they don’t have Wi-Fi access
- 2×2 802.11ac network adapter for wireless LAN
- Two USB 3.1 Type-C ports for both data, charging and display output. It also has two USB 3.0 Type-A ports
- 12 hours battery life
- Its thickness is 21.3 mm / 0.84 and weighs 1.26 kg / 2.78 pounds
Acer Chromebook 11 C732 Price and Availability
Acer Chromebook 11 C732 pricing starts at $299 for touch models and $279 for non-touch models. The device will be available by March 2018.
Acer Chromebook Spin 11
Acer Spin 11 is a 2-1 (convertible) Chromebook. Here are the key specifications/features on the device.
- 11-inch screen with 1366×768 resolution.
- Three processors to choose from, either Intel Pentium quad-core processor N4200, Intel Celeron quad-core processor N3450, Intel Celeron dual-core processor N3350
- You can choose between 4GB and 8GB of RAM
- 32GB or 64GB of eMMC storage
- Connectivity options include two USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C ports, and two USB 3.0 Type-A ports
- MicroSD card reader
- Fast and reliable 2×2 MIMO 802.11ac Wi-Fi
- Bluetooth 4.2 peripherals can be connected to it
- You can sketch, take notes, capture ideas, as well as interact with programs and apps with precision using the optional Wacom EMR stylus. This will come with the standard Acer Chromebook Spin 11 CP311-1HN models.
Acer Chromebook Spin 11 Price and Availability
Acer Chromebook Spin 11 pricing starts at $349.99 and will be available by April 2018.
Acer Chromebox CXI3
The company behind this lovely device has something to say about it:
With solid performance powered by up to 8th Gen Intel Core processors, the Acer Chromebox CXI3 is a great choice for desktop scenarios in computer labs and libraries. It includes a myriad of connectivity options including a USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 1 port, five USB Type-A ports supporting USB 3.1 and USB 2.0 depending on model, one HDMI port, one Gigabit Ethernet port, and a MicroSD card reader. On the wireless side, the Acer Chromebox CXI3 has 2×2 MIMO 802.11ac Wi- Fi wireless and Bluetooth 4.2 LE. The Acer Chromebox CXI3 features a compact design that fits neatly into all sorts of environments, and can be placed freestanding with the included stand, or secured to the back of the monitor with an optional VESA mounting kit
The price of Acer Chromebox CXI3 and availability has not been revealed.