Acer’s Chromebook 13 line starts during $650 and arrives in September
August 6, 2018 - chromebook
Back in May, Acer showed off dual new Chromebooks: a Chromebook 13 and Chromebook Spin 13. Both machines looked staid to take on a Google Pixelbook with reward internals and a 13.5-inch, 2256 x 1504 IPS arrangement with a 3:2 aspect ratio. Three months later, Acer has now announced a cost and accessibility sum for a inclination (via The Verge).
The Acer Chromebook 13, that facilities a normal clamshell form-factor, starts during $650. An Intel Core i3 CPU powers this laptop and it includes 8GB of RAM, and 32GB of storage. Customers can ascent to a indication with an Intel Core i5 for an additional $100.
The Chromebook Spin 13, that comes with a touchscreen and a 360-degree hinge, starts during $749.99. This simple pattern houses an Intel Core i3 processor, 8GB of RAM, and 64GB of built-in storage.
Additionally, the Spin 13 comes with a stylus that docks into a bottom of a Chromebook. It uses Wacom’s EMR active coop technology, a tradition resolution that aims to broach “a digital coop knowledge that feels as discerning and healthy as writing, drawing, or signing on paper,” says Wacom.
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The top-of-the-line indication costs $949.99 and gets bumped adult to a Intel Core i5 CPU. This various also gets a RAM and storage doubled to 16GB and 128GB.
Both Chromebooks also come with a Corning Gorilla Glass trackpad, dual USB-C ports, a singular USB-A 3.0 port, and a microSD label slot. The computers underline an aluminum framework that keeps a machines lightweight and sturdy.
Customers will be means to squeeze possibly Chromebook 13 various from Acer starting in September. With Google rumored to recover a second-generation Pixelbook in a same timeframe, it will be engaging to see how a dual Chromebooks compare.