Acer has recently expanded their portfolio of Chromebooks, all of which are integrated with the latest technology, heightened responsiveness and efficiency to optimized education environment.
This Chrome education upgrade supports the learning and teaching experience of the students and the teachers and this new line-up of devices enable the students to leverage the best Chrome experience for streamlined performance and productivity.
These new line of Chromebooks are backed with the zero-touch enrollment to allows the school sites to plug and play the devices without any complications.
Features Durable Design
The four Chromebooks from the line-up are designed with the impact-resistant chassis that meet MIL-STD 810H that support superior user experience, especially in the woes of the busy school environment. The device features a shock-absorbent bumper and reinforced design that protects them against falls and damage.
The devices also feature a flexible 180-degree hinge for the standard devices and around 360-degrees with the Spin models. The keyboard is water-resistant against water spills.
Also, three of the Chromebooks, Acer Chromebook Spin 311, Acer Chromebook 512 and Acer Chromebook 511 are mechanically anchored for easy repair and replacement.
Acer has been working towards creating more sustainable products, so it isn’t surprising that all the new Chromebooks are designed with the eco-friendly OceanGlass touchpad, made with ocean-bound plastic waste. It enhances the look of the device and further contributes to responsive tactile feedback.
Let us look into each of the Chromebooks in-depth.
Acer Chromebook 512
The new Acer Chromebook 512 is equipped with a 12-inch display that features a 3:2 aspect ratio that contributes to 18% more vertical space. The expansive display enables easier viewing of all the schoolwork without needing to consistently scroll through. The device will also come with an optional multi-touch panel.
The device is designed to support virtual learning experience of the students with the built-in microphones and the assisted TNR technology. The webcam is further integrated with the blue glass IR-cut filter in the camera module that reduces the risks of background flares for a clear video communication experience.
The Chromebook 512 is powered by the N-series Intel processor with up to 12 hours of prolonged battery life.
Acer Chromebook 511
Next on the line is an even more compact device that support heightened responsiveness and superior user experience. The Acer Chromebook 511 features a 11.6” display with standard or multi-touch designs that support superior responsiveness.
It is designed to meet the ASTM F963-16 Toy Safety Standard and UL/IEC 60950-1 standards, making it ideal for the younger students.
Like the previous one, even this Chromebook is powered by the latest N-series Intel processor for superior all-day productivity and up to 12 hours of battery life that suffices the learning needs of the students. The device is also programmed to accentuate the video quality with the TNR technology if the students are in rooms with low-light conditions.
Acer Chromebook 314
The Chromebook 314 is the most standard option of them all with a 14” FHD IPS touchscreen display that enables the students to multitask and get their job done in no time at all. It features narrow bezels with a compact design for seamless user experience and portability like no other. The display is also equipped with an anti-glare coating.
Like all the previous choices, even the Chromebook 314 is designed to support remote learning experiences of the students. It is powered by the N-series Intel processors with up to 10 hours of battery life for consistent productivity. The device also features Intel Wi-Fi 6 (Gig+) for superior network connectivity.
Acer Chromebook Spin 311
Last on the list of the latest launch is the Acer Chromebook Spin 311, which is a convertible and highly optimized device for superior learning experience. The device is equipped with a 11.6” touch display with the Corning Glass coating.
The convertible and flexible 360-degree hinge in the Chromebook supports multiple modes of work for superior productivity like no other. The device runs on the MediaTek MT8183 processor that contributes to efficient performance and prolonged battery life of up to 15 hours. Also, the device stands out with its wireless connectivity features with Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.2.
Pricing and Availability
The Acer Chromebook 512 (C852) will be available at a starting range of $349.99 from January,2022 in North America.
The Acer Chromebook 511 (C734/C734T) will be available at a starting range of $349.99 from February,2022 in North America.
The Acer Chromebook 314 (C934/C934T) will be available at a starting range of $429.99 from April,2022 in North America.
The Acer Chromebook Spin 311 (R722T/R723T) will be available at a starting range of $399.99 from March,2022 in North America.