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Meet the first Chromebook with a numpad: the Acer Chromebook 715

These enterprise-focused Chromebooks also feature military-grade impact-resistant aluminum chassis.

Acer is busting out all the new toys at [email protected], and in between the next-age ConceptD devices and latest generation of Predator gaming machines, the company unveiled the first Chromebook with a number pad, and two models with fingerprint sensors: the Acer Chromebook 715 and 714.

The Chromebook 715 features a 15.6-inch Gorilla Glass screen, a backlit keyboard with a dedicated numeric keypad, and an integrated  [Read More…]

Acer announces a bevy of new PCs, notebooks, displays, and more

Acer fleshed out its product line-up for 2019

Acer today held an event where it unveiled a ton of new products it plans to release in 2019, including new gaming PCs, Chromebooks, displays and AR accessories.

Among the new products Acer unveiled were its main Acer line, its ConceptD line, Predator line and NITRO line. In total, it unveiled 22 products. Some of those products are geared towards students such as the Acer Chromebook 715, while the  [Read More…]

Thursday’s top deals: Acer computers, fast wireless chargers, and more

There are so many great deals each and every day, but there are also a lot of lame ones. Figuring out what’s worth your hard-earned dollars and what is just marketing is no mean feat. But fear not! We round up our absolute favorite deals on a daily basis to make sure that you see the ones you won’t want to miss.

One day only Acer computers and accessories

Acer is offering some huge savings across a broad  [Read More…]

Should you get this ASUS or Acer Chromebox?

I use Chrome OS every day for both work and play so I know the ins and outs of the operating system. I’m also a big fan of Chromeboxes and know what you need for Chrome on the desktop and what you don’t.

Acer CXI3 Chromebox

Same power, more disk space

$ 490 at Amazon

Pros 8th generation Intel Core i3 processor Small form factor Chrome and Android app compatibility USB-C 3.1 4K graphics Cons No  [Read More…]

Should you buy the Acer CXI3 Chromebox?

Best answer: If you’re looking for a powerful Chromebox for home or business use, the Acer Chromebox CXI3 should be on your short list. With 8th generation Intel Core processors, user-upgradable memory and storage, and plenty of ports, it’s one of the best Chromeboxes available.

Amazon: Acer Chromebox CXI3 ($ 490)

A powerful, business-class Chromebox

You can save money and buy a Chromebox with low-end specs if you want a small and reliable desktop PC, but  [Read More…]

These are the best sleeves for the Acer Chromebook R 11

Chromebooks are perfect devices for getting work done no matter where you are, but you’ll want to be sure that it’s protected while you’re on the go. Backpacks and messenger bags are good, but it’s always nice to have a dedicated sleeve for your laptop just for that extra added protection, along with the added storage that some sleeves provide.

Best value AmazonBasics 11.6-inch Laptop Sleeve

Amazon’s in-house brand has proven to be a popular option for price-conscious  [Read More…]

These are the best SD cards to use with the ACER Chromebook R 11

One of the best and easiest ways to expand the storage on a Chromebook is by using an SD card. According to Acer, the Chromebook R 11 officially supports SD cards with capacity up to 64GB — but users have reported no issues using cards up to 128GB, so we’ve included some microSD options on our list that work just as well as a permanent storage solution with the included SD card adapter.

Our pick SanDisk Extreme 128GB

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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…]