Acer Chromebook 11 with USB Type-C launched, priced from $249

09 January, 2018, 02:00 | Author: Randy Kelley
  • Acer Chromebook 11 with USB Type-C launched, priced from $249

The world leader in PC sales has two new Chromebooks to showcase at CES 2018 in Las Vegas, and the education-focused Chrome OS laptops are... nothing special.

As for the size, it is quite easy to carry around with the thickness of 0.71-inch and the laptop weighs only 2.43 pounds.

Acer has launched a new version of its Chromebook 11 series of Chromebooks. The laptop is powered by Intel's Celeron processor.

It claims to offer 10 hours of battery life in a single charge. It is a budget-friendly Chromebook and comes with USB Type-C charging. Notably, the Chromebook 11 boasts a fanless design, making it a quiet option for students.

There are two versions of this new Chromebook 11, one with a touchscreen display and other without a touchscreen display. You can choose from either the touch or non-touch variant also know as the CB311-8HT or CB311-8H model.

Acer Chromebook 11 with USB Type-C launched, priced from $249

There are two USB Type-C ports as well present in the device. There is a microSD card reader to expand the onboard 16 GB or 32 GB storage.

The Chromebook 11 is outfitted with an 11.6-inch display that features a surprisingly low 1366×768 resolution, as well as options for touch and non-touch displays. Customers can stay connected to their network with fast and reliable 2×2 MIMO 802.11ac Wi-Fi wireless connectivity.

Acer has added one more Chromebook to its ever-growing product range.

It is expected to go on sale in March for $249. The notebook is equipped well enough for its price in the multimedia aspect as well with an HDR camera for Google Hangouts, dual stereo speakers, and an integrated microphone.

Alongside that processing power, the Chromebox G2 packs up to 16GB of DDR4 RAM, and either a 32GB or 64GB SSD for storage.

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