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Acer’s huge one-day sale takes up to 25% off Chromebooks

Acer is offering some huge savings across a broad array of its computer hardware and accessories today only as part of Amazon’s daily deals. As well as PC hardware, the sale includes several of Acer’s Chromebook devices and many of the prices in the sale are the best we’ve seen to date. However, these deals are only good until the day is out, so you’re going to want to make the most of the savings while you can.

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Acer’s $349 Chromebook 514 has USB-C charging, Gorilla Glass trackpad

This marks a nice step up from the entry level.

Acer is expanding its Chromebook range with a new model, the Chromebook 514. The new model keeps things inexpensive while adding some nice-to-have hardware features that will separate it from the plastic bargain machines so often associated with the Chromebook name.

There isn’t anything particularly revolutionary in terms of the Chromebook 514’s overall design, but Acer is focusing on the fact that this is a 14-inch screen  [Read More…]

Acer’s premium Chromebook 13 laptops coming in September for $649.99 and up

Acer finally announced pricing and availability information for its set of premium laptops, the Chromebook 13 and the Chromebook 13 Spin. The two devices were launched back in late May.

Acer’s Chromebook 13 line directly competes with the Google Pixelbook, with 3:2 ratio displays and high-end specs. But obviously, Acer undercut Google in terms of pricing.

Starting in September, the Chromebook 13 and 13 Spin will be available for $ 649.99 and $ 749.99 respectively at select retailers  Indeed, these  [Read More…]

Acer’s latest Chromebook 11 has a rugged design, 13-hour battery life

Acer built a Chromebook that can withstand the rigors of the classroom.

Acer is rolling out a new Chromebook that’s designed to withstand drops and tumbles. Dubbed the Chromebook 11 C771, the device is compliant with the MIL-STD 810G standard, featuring rubber bumpers on the display and keyboard to give it added resistance to drops. It also has a spill-resistant keyboard, and a 180-degree hinge that allows you the Chromebook to lay flat on a surface.

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Acer’s Holo 360 is an odd Android camera that can place calls

When you hear the name Acer your mind naturally conjures up images of cheap notebooks and monitors, but certainly not cameras. But this might soon change. The Taiwanese device maker which recently hosted an event in New York put on display a pretty bizarre object – it’s called the Holo 360 and yes, it’s a […]

Acer’s new rugged Chromebook can survive all sorts of abuse

Chromebooks are considered great educational accessories. After they offer basic functionalities at affordable prices, which makes them perfect for students of any ages. Now Acer has come to CES 2017 to launch a few new products like any self-respecting tech companies. So say hello to the rugged Chromebook 11 N7 – a laptop which was

Acer’s Chromebook R13 is the nicest the company has ever made

One of the leaders in the Chromebook space is pushing the category again with its new Chromebook R13.

Acer’s brand new 13.3-inch “convertible” (i.e., it folds backward) Chromebook R13, unveiled at IFA 2016, is clearly a step beyond the quality on offer from the Chromebook 14 that was released back in March, but of course it also has a higher starting price at $ 399.

For the money you’re getting something really nice — a  [Read More…]

Acer’s all-in-one Chromebase 24 now available starting at $429

Acer’s latest Chrome OS-based all-in-one, the Chromebase 24, is now available for purchase. Starting at $ 429, the Chromebase 24 steps things up in size from Acer’s previous offering, bumping the screen size up to 23.8-inches.

On the inside, the Chromebase 24 is available in your choice of Intel processors, ranging from Celeron to Core i5, and up to 8GB of RAM. The Chromebase 24 is even available with a touchscreen option, and the display itself can  [Read More…]

Acer’s Chromebook 14 and 2016 Chromebook 11 now available on the Google Store

If you’re on the lookout for a new Chromebook, the Google Store is now selling Acer’s latest entries — the Chromebook 14 and the 2016 refresh of the Chromebook 11.

Available for a cool $ 300, the Acer Chromebook 14 packs a 14-inch 1080p IPS display, which means viewing angles should be top notch. There’s also 4GB of RAM and 32GB of storage tagging along, as well as an Intel Celeron chip powering the whole thing.  [Read More…]

Acer’s Liquid Zest Plus with 5000mAh battery will retail in July

Acer unveiled the Liquid Zest Plus last month in New York, and the manufacturer is now announcing that the phone will make its debut in North America in the month of July for $ 199. The highlight of the phone is a massive 5000mAh battery, which according to Acer will result in a battery life of three days.

Other specs on offer with the Liquid Zest Plus include a 5.5-inch 720p display, quad-core MediaTek MT6735 SoC  [Read More…]