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Acer announces two new education-focused Chromebooks

The Acer Chromebook 512 and Spin 512 are launching this April.

During the BETT show over in London, Acer announced two new Chromebooks launching this April that are focused directly on the education market. They are the Acer Chromebook 512 and Chromebook Spin 512.

As you might expect being designed for use in the classroom, both Chromebooks feature a MIL-STD 810G military standard to ensure their durability for years of use to come. Acer designed the keyboard  [Read More…]

HP and Acer announce new Chromebooks with AMD chips

Intel has been there from the beginning. ARM wasn’t far behind. Now, Chromebooks from HP and Acer have AMD processors inside. These new x86 laptops with Google’s OS were announced at CES this year and have some pretty pedestrian specs.

However, it’s nice to see the operating system expand to a new architecture to offer a better choice to consumers on a budget. Both units come with the same dual-core A4 edition AMD. AMD did offer that the A6 version  [Read More…]

Acer announces its first AMD powered Chromebook

Acer is well known for producing affordable award-winning Chromebooks and has a new one for us from CES 2019 this year. Introducing Acer’s Chromebook 315 powered by AMD processors for the very first time.

Specifically, the Chromebook 315 will be powered by either the AMD A6-9220C or A4-9120C and Radeon graphics to drive the large 15.6-inch display. Acer promises the revamped 7th gen AMD processors offer plenty of power to run demanding Android apps and still make it through the  [Read More…]

The $279 Acer Chromebook 315 uses a pretty decent AMD chip

Acer’s new 15.6-inch Chromebook will be the first to use the AMD A-series of Chromebook APUs.

Acer has a new Chromebook to show at CES, and this addition to the company’s 15-inch line has something all-new under the hood — an AMD APU.

The new Chromebook 315 will be the first Chromebook to use AMD’s newest A-series of mobile chips, which are designed to use less power while still delivering the performance you expect to see from  [Read More…]

Get everything you need in the $550 Acer Aspire all-in-one desktop

Setup your perfect workstation.

The Acer Aspire C24-865-ACi5NT all-in-one 23.8-inch desktop computer is down to $ 549.99 on Amazon. That’s $ 100 off what it normally goes for and the only discount this combo has ever seen.

Amazon is having a large sale on a collection of laptops, desktops, and all-in-ones like this. If an all-in-one isn’t your cup of tea, try one of the other deals. They are all down to low prices.

The Aspire has  [Read More…]

Celebrate Alexa’s birthday with discounts on Echo, an Acer laptop, and more

Save big on tons of Alexa-enabled hardware for a limited time!

Amazon is celebrating Alexa’s fourth birthday in typical Amazon fashion, and is offering some big discounts on a wide variety of products that utilize the assistant’s services. From the Echo Dot to Anker’s Roav Viva smart car charger, smart plug 2-packs, and even laptops with Alexa built-in, there’s a bunch of great devices here at awesome prices. Beyond discounts on individual pieces of hardware, there are  [Read More…]

Acer announces a new 14″ Chromebook, among others

At IFA in Germany this morning, Acer announced a ton of new products: the Acer Swift 5 (an ultralight 15″ notebook), OJO 500 (a Windows-based mixed reality headset), Predator Thronos (a fully integrated gaming chair platform), Z 24 (an all-in-one), Swift 13 (13″ notebooks), updates to the Aspire 3,5, and 7 notebooks, a 27″ Acer Nitro gaming monitor, and a brand-new Chromebook – the Chromebook 514.

While all those other products are personally exciting, that Chromebook is somewhat related to  [Read More…]

Acer Chromebook Tab 10 review: Not quite Android, not quite Chrome OS

Not like this, Google. Not like this…

Ever since the first time we saw a virtual keyboard in Chrome OS code a couple of years ago, I’ve been waiting patiently for a Chromebook tablet. Not a Chromebook convertible where I can fold the keyboard back, but a tablet running Chrome OS with no keyboard at all unless I wanted one attached. As Android apps started coming to Chrome this seemed inevitable, and now thanks to Acer we  [Read More…]

The $160 Acer Chromebook 11 is just one of several Chromebooks on sale right now

Get the device you need.

The Acer Chromebook 11 is down to $ 159.99 on Amazon. That price is at least $ 30 off what it regularly goes for, and we’ve seen it go as high as $ 220 before.

This deal coincides with a price drop we covered on the Asus Chromebook Flip as well as a couple of other popular Chromebook models that have dropped in price.

A device like this is meant to be  [Read More…]

Treat yourself to a refurbished Acer Chromebook 15 for just $225

A refurb worthy of your purchase!

Amazon currently has the Acer Chromebook 15 on sale for $ 224.99 in certified refurbished condition. It’s being sold directly from Acer’s recertified store and comes with a minimum of 90-days of warranty coverage in case you run into any issues, but each one is tested to work and look like new before as part of the refurbishment process. It has a 15-inch display, 4GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage,  [Read More…]