- Acer introduced two new Chromebook traces lately: the Acer Chromebook 13 and Acer Chromebook 15.
- The Chromebook 13 line at once competes with the Google Pixelbook, with 3:2 ratio shows and high-end specifications.
- The Chromebook 15 line are extra budget-friendly, with conventional 16:9 shows and lower-quality specifications.
Today at an match in New York City, Acer debuted two new Chromebook traces: the Acer Chromebook 13, and the Acer Chromebook 15. The Chromebook 13 fashions appear to be poised to compete with the Google Pixelbook at once.
The Google Pixelbook, introduced in Fall of 2017, is a high-end Chromebook with a 3:2 show ratio, spectacular specifications, and a whopping $1,000 price ticket. The new Acer Chromebook 13 and Chromebook Spin 13 additionally function spectacular specifications and a 3:2 show ratio.
However, we’re no longer certain of the price ticket but. We can most effective hope that Acer considerably undercuts Google’s pricing for the Pixelbook.
The “Spin” moniker in those new Chromebooks refers to the laptops’ convertible nature; the use of the 360-degree swivel hinge, you’ll turn the touchscreen all the long ago to create a tablet-like enjoy. This is useful as a result of all of Acer’s new Chromebooks give a boost to each Chrome apps and Android apps from the Google Play Store.
The Acer Chromebook 13 – with out the Spin – includes a conventional clamshell hinge. It was once no longer instantly transparent if it additionally includes a touchscreen, however we think it does.
The Acer Chromebook Spin 13 additionally comes with a stylus that with ease docks within the base of the computer. This is notable as a result of the Pixelbook has a stylus as neatly – that you’ve to purchase one at a time at the price of $99 and that doesn’t dock within the Pixelbook. Acer is in reality attempting to one-up the PIxelbook in each means.
Both Chromebook 13 fashions come with a Corning Gorilla Glass trackpad, a 13.5-inch show with a answer of 2,256 x 1,504, two USB Type-C ports, a legacy USB 3.0 port, and a microSD card slot. They function an all-aluminum chassis for a swish glance and a mild weight.
You can customise the specifications of the Chromebooks, too. The Chromebook Spin 13 comes with both an eighth-generation Core i5 or Core i3, up to 16 GB of RAM and up to 128GB of garage. The Chromebook 13 has the identical choices for RAM, however most effective comes with the CPU choices of a Core i3, a Pentium 4415U, or Intel Celeron 3865U, and is derived with both 32GB or 64GB of garage.
And in case you like your laptops a little larger however with lower-quality specifications, Acer could also be freeing the Chromebook 15 and Chromebook Spin 15, that are identical to the Chromebook 13 fashions except for they function a 15.6-inch, conventional 16:9 show in 1,920 x 1,080 answer. Acer dumps the Intel Core chips for Pentium and Celeron possible choices, drops the most quantity of RAM to most effective 8GB, and bounds the garage choices to both 32GB or 64GB.
All in all, those new Chromebooks appear to be they’re high quality additions to the global of Chrome OS laptops. We simply need to know what they’re going to price and when we will get our palms on them.