When Google Chromebooks first appeared, they'd very particular customers in thoughts. When third-party partner-vendors determined to make their very own variants of this mobile computing platform that runs on the Google Chrome working system, general demand shot by means of the roof.
Acer is aware of this and determined it is high time Malaysians get an actual style of those Google-empowered notebooks.
Included in the preliminary launch wave of Google Chromebooks from Acer, which will be thought-about as one of many first correct deployments for Malaysia, are the Acer Chromebook R 11 738T, Acer Chromebook 14 CP5-471, and Acer Chromebook 11 N7 C731.
Of the three that Acer launched, probably the most anticipated is the Acer Chromebook 14 CP5-471 because of the high-powered specs it provides. Packed beneath the 14in IPS HD screen, which comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, is an Intel Core i5-6200U CPU with 8GB DDR3L RAM and 32GB eMMC storage.
If that is not spectacular sufficient, it additionally helps 2x2 MIMO 802.11ac Wi-Fi, sports activities two USB 3.0 in addition to a USB Kind-C ports, HDMI jack, and a claimed 12-hour battery run. All that's stuffed right into a 13in type issue.
The opposite two are not any pushovers as effectively.
With the Acer Chromebook R 11 738T, it rocks specs which are extra complementary to its 2-in-1 convertible chassis. Made to be consistently mobile, this entry runs on an Intel Celeron Quad-Core N3160 CPU, 4GB DDR3L RAM, 32GB eMMC storage, and an 11.6in IPS HD touchscreen. The same old bells and whistles, like USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 ports in addition to a HDMI jack, are included. Due to the low-power processor it makes use of, it could possibly last as long as 10-hours of use. Most intriguing is how the Google Play Retailer is natively built-in into this Acer Chromebook, making certain instant entry to over 2 million apps inside the Google ecosystem.
Acer and Google put due emphasis on college students in addition to they got here up with the Acer Chromebook 11 N7 C731. It runs on the vitality environment friendly Intel Celeron Twin-Core N3060 CPU with 2GB DDR3L RAM (as much as 4GB) and 16GB eMMC storage (as much as 32GB). Up front is an 11.6in IPS HD display.
For Acer, toughness in design is crucial. To make sure it meets the US Army Normal (MIL-STD 810G) for ruggedness and sturdiness, rigorous checks have been carried out. The scholar entry even comes with a spill-resistant design the place as much as 330ml of liquid will be funneled out of the chassis instantly through specifically designed drainage holes.
All three new Acer Chromebooks at the moment are obtainable on the market at choose authorised Acer resellers nationwide at these following price factors:
- Acer Chromebook 14 CP5-471: RM2,299
- Acer Chromebook R 11: RM1,499
- Acer Chromebook 11 N7 C731: RM999
- Acer Chromebook 11 N7 C731 4GBRAM/32GB eMMC: RM1,099