Acer has immediately launched a pair of recent Chromebooks focused at enterprise customers, flaunting a sturdy metallic construct, small type issue, Citrix certification, and fingerprint sensors amongst different options. The 2 new Chrome OS-powered computing machines launched by Acer on the firm’s Subsequent@Acer occasion are the Acer Chromebook 714 and the Acer Chromebook 715. Each the Acer Chromebook 715 and Chromebook 714 could be configured with as much as an eighth Gen Intel Core i5 processor and are available outfitted with USB Kind-C v3.1 ports for charging and sooner information switch. There’s a Kind-C port on both facet, giving customers the selection of which facet they need to cost the Chromebook from.
The Acer Chromebook 714 and Chromebook 715 function a shock-proof anodised aluminium chassis that comes with MIL-STD 810G sturdiness certification. Each the brand new gadgets are claimed to be extremely sturdy and impact-resistant, able to withstanding drops from a peak of as much as 48 inches and vertical pressure of as much as 60kg. The touchpad, alternatively, is protected by a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass and is claimed to be scratch and moisture resistant.
Each the laptops include an built-in fingerprint scanner for added safety. Moreover, the Acer Chromebook 715 and the Chromebook 714 duo include Citrix certification for compatibility with a variety of networking and cloud computing options. Furthermore, the Acer Chromebook 715 additionally holds the excellence of being the primary Chromebook to function a full-size numeric keypad, and contains a backlit keyboard.
Speaking about specs, the Acer Chromebook 715 comes outfitted with a 15.6-inch full-HD (1920×1080 pixels) IPS show, whereas the Acer Chromebook 714 packs a smaller 14-inch full-HD (1920×1080 pixels) IPS show with slim bezels (6.18mm). Each the laptops can be obtainable in variants with a contact and non-touch delicate show.
The Acer Chromebook 715 and Chromebook 714 could be configured with as much as an eighth Gen Intel Core i3 or i5 processor. Decrease-end fashions powered by Intel Celeron and Pentium Gold processors can even be made obtainable. The storage capability varies between 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB of eMMC storage. Each the gadgets include assist for Google Chrome Enterprise options in addition to the Play Retailer’s library of Android apps.
On the subject of ports and connectivity, each the brand new Acer Chromebooks function a USB three.1 Kind-C port on either side, in addition to a USB three.zero port and a microSD card reader. Wi-fi connectivity is dealt with by Bluetooth four.2 and dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac. By way of battery life, Acer claims that the Chromebook 715 and Chromebook 714 will final round 12 hours on a single cost.
Coming to the pricing and availability half, the Acer Chromebook 714 will begin at $549 (round Rs. 38,000) for the bottom variant with 8GB of RAM and 32GB of inside storage, and can go on sale in North America in April. It is going to additionally hit the cabinets within the EMEA area carrying a beginning worth of EUR 549 (roughly Rs. 43,000 ) the identical month. A 16GB RAM possibility can also be obtainable.
As for the Acer Chromebook 715, it’s going to go on sale later in June beginning at $499 (round Rs. 34,000) in North America, and can retail at EUR 599 (roughly Rs. 47,000 ) for the bottom variant (8GB RAM, 32GB storage) within the EMEA area in April. Nevertheless, the provision of variants will differ relying on the area. A better-end variant with 16GB of RAM can even be made obtainable.