Acer has added two new merchandise to its lineup of Chromebooks within the type of the Acer Chromebook Spin 512 and Acer Chromebook 512, each of which function a rugged construct and are focused at college students. The brand new laptops adjust to the MIL-STD 810G navy requirements for sturdiness and in addition function a shock-absorbing construct. The corporate has additionally launched the rugged TravelMate B114-21 pocket book which runs Home windows 10 S and adheres to the identical construct high quality requirements as the 2 new Chromebooks launched by Acer.
The Acer Chromebook Spin 512 is a convertible Chromebook which can be utilized in a number of modes comparable to the standard laptop computer mode, tent mode, and pill mode, due to a 360-degree hinge. The Chromebook Spin 512 includes a sturdy which complies with the MIL-STD 810G navy requirements in addition to the ASTM F963-16 and UL/IED 60950-1 toy security requirements, except for sporting a spill-proof keyboard with a liquid drainage system on the backside of the chassis.
Speaking concerning the specs, the Acer Chromebook Spin 512 may be configured with a quad-core Intel Pentium Silver N5000 or a quad-core Intel Celeron N4100 processor, paired with as much as 8GB of RAM and 64GB of eMMC inner storage which may be expanded through a microSD card slot. The brand new Chromebook includes a touch-sensitive 12-inch IPS LCD show (1366 x 912 pixels) with a side ratio of three:2 and a large viewing angle of 170-degrees with a layer of Antimicrobial Corning Gorilla Glass on high.
Port choice consists of two USB three.1 Sort-C Gen 1 ports, two USB three.zero ports, a microSD card slot, and a three.5mm headphone jack. The Acer Chromebook Spin 512 additionally has assist for Wi-fi-AC 2×2 802.11ac MU-MIMO for Gigabit Wi-Fi connectivity and in addition comes with a dockable Wacom EMR stylus. Acer claims that the brand new Chromebook can final for as much as 12 hours on a single cost. There’s an Eight-megapixel webcam for facilitating video calls.
The Acer Chromebook 512 has a standard laptop computer type issue with a 180-degree rotatable hinge and adheres to the identical construct high quality and sturdiness normal because the Acer Chromebook Spin 512. Furthermore, the port choice, battery, and show (non-touch) of the Chromebook 512 are additionally an identical to its convertible sibling. The Acer Chromebook 512 presents a selection between an Intel Celeron N4000, Celeron N4100, or a Pentium Silver N5000 processor paired with as much as 8GB of RAM and 64GB of eMMC storage.
The Acer Chromebook 512 has been priced at $329 (roughly Rs. 23,400) whereas the Acer Chromebook Spin 512 carries a price ticket of $449 (roughly Rs. 32,000). Each the brand new Chromebooks from Acer will hit the cabinets in Q2 2018 in North America and the EMEA area.
The Acer TravelMate B114-21 is a rugged pocket book which runs Home windows 10 in S mode. The brand new laptop computer additionally complies with the identical sturdiness requirements as the 2 new Chromebooks from Acer and includes a rubber bumper and an impact-resistant physique which may stand up to drops from a top of as much as 122cm. The Acer TravelMate B114-21 may be configured with as much as a seventh Gen AMD A6-9220C APU coupled with Radeon R5 graphics, ticking alongside a peak 16GB of RAM and as much as 256GB of dual-lane PCIe NVMeSSD storage.
Acer may also reportedly supply low-powered variations of the system too powered by an AMD A4-9120 APU and as much as 64GB of eMMC flash reminiscence. The brand new Acer laptop computer comes with a 14-inch full-HD (1920 x 1080) show with a 180-degree rotatable hinge. Port choice is roofed by an HDMI port, two USB 2.zero ports, one USB three.1 port, an SD card reader, a three.5mm headphone jack and an RJ-45 Ethernet port, whereas Wi-Fi 802.11ac handles wi-fi connectivity. The Acer TravelMate B114-21 begins at $319 (roughly Rs. 22,700) and might be obtainable in some unspecified time in the future in Q2 2019, nonetheless, availability will range on a regional foundation.