Acer CES 2019: Launches Chromebook 315
Its First AMD-fueled Chromebook with 10-hour Battery & Multitasking Genius
In light of the ever-increasing demand for powerful and portable computing devices, Acer has launched a whole new Chromebook the Acer Chromebook 315, a 15.6” laptop driven by a multitasking-friendly AMD A6-9220C or A4-9120C processor, 8GB RAM, and 32GB of eMMC storage space. This unique processing choice (also the first ever for Acer) makes this Chromebook ideal for simultaneous endeavors such as browsing the internet and gaming, while also keeping the price tag affordable at $279.99. The all-new Chromebook also boasts of 10-hour battery life and a dazzling FHD display with an optimal 1920 x 1080 screen resolution.
Unleashing the Power of AMD & Chrome
Acer has targeted this Chromebook at students and working professionals alike; its rapid processing and high-quality display are ideal for both school and work environments. The famous multitasking competence of the AMD CPU is complemented by the easy access to apps on Google Play Store. Together, they make a heady, winsome combination for productivity.
Interestingly, the most recent Chromebook also comes with a handy parent-friendly feature—the new Family Link app. With the help of this application, parents/guardians can monitor their kids’ digital time, right from the list of websites they can use to the daily screen time permitted to them. In fact, this laptop is highly configurable as per your home or office settings. The ChromeOS led security ensures multiple layers of protection across different users.
Making Portability a Priority
The lightweight yet durable construction of this Chromebook is likely to be a crowd-pleaser. At 3.79lbs and 0.79”, it is quite a portable machine and thin enough to slide into backpacks.
Accentuating the portability of this machine are the adequate provisions for USB ports and the internet connectivity. The laptop comes fitted with two USB Type-C ports to let you connect to any devices or peripherals you may require. It also supports 802.11ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.2.
Display & Sound
Remarkable as it is, CPU performance isn’t the only thing going for the Chromebook 315. The stunning display and sound are likely to please audiences with the IPS support (In-Plane Switching), 178-degree viewing angle, HD webcam with 88-degree field of view, and high-definition audio through upward-facing speakers. Whether users are working on decks/documents or sitting back to enjoy a favorite film, the large screen size and the backlit keyboard should keep them comfortable.
Depending on your requirement/budget, you can opt for the non-touch display (CB315-2HT) or the touch display (CB315-2H). Note that the full-sized keyboard is available with the touchscreen model.
Chromebooks always succeed in capturing the imagination, thanks to their limitless possibilities and easy adaptability to modern lifestyles. With the Acer Chromebook 315, Acer has sprinkled a dash of AMD brilliance to the winning formula, resulting in a product that suits educational, business and home needs. At first sight, this launch seems to be a promising amalgam of power, beauty and style.