Acer launched four new Chromebooks on Wednesday, October 13 – Chromebook Spin 514, Chromebook 515, Chromebook Spin 314 and Chromebook 514 – at its next @acer global event. Designed for work, learning and entertainment, the Acer Chromebook Spin 514, Chromebook 515 and Chromebook Spin 314 are powered by the latest 11th Gen Intel Core CPU, while the Acer Chromebook 514 is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Companion 828 processor. The Acer comes with the Chromebook Spin 514, the Chromebook Spin 314 and the Chromebook 514 Sport 14-inch display, while the Chromebook 515 comes with a larger 15.6-inch display. All four Chrome OS laptops are said to support Android apps through the Google Play Store. With the exception of the Chromebook 514, Acer laptop models have also been introduced in enterprise versions that have management tools for IT departments.
Acer Chromebook Spin 514, Chromebook 515, Chromebook Spin 314, Chromebook 514: Price and Availability
The Acer Chromebook Spin 514 (CP514-2H) starts at 799 EUR (approximately Rs 69,700) and will be available in the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) region in October. The convertible laptop will be available for purchase in North America in January 2022 from 699.99 (approximately Rs. 52,600). The Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 514 comes with a price tag of 899.99 (approximately Rs. 67,700) and will be available in North America in December. The device will start at EMEA in October for 1,049 EUR (approximately Rs 91,500).
The second model, the Acer Chromebook 515 (CB515-1W / T) starts at 499 EUR (approximately Rs. 43,500) and will be available at EMEA in October. The Acer Chromebook Enterprise 515 will be available for purchase in North America from January next year for 649.99 (approximately Rs. 48,900). It will be priced at 799 EUR (approximately Rs 69,700) at EMEA where it will go on sale in October.
The Acer Chromebook Spin 314 (CP314-1H / N) is priced at अमेरिक 499.99 (approximately Rs. 37,600) in North America and will go on sale in November this year. At EMEA, the device will be available in EUR 449 (approximately Rs. 39,000) in October.
The Acer Chromebook 514 (CB514-2H / T) will go on sale in December in North America with a price tag of $ 399.99 (approximately Rs. 30,000). It will be available at EMEA in November for EUR 399 (approximately Rs. 34,800).
All these new models will be available for purchase through the Acer online store.
Acer Chromebook Spin 514 features
The Acer Chromebook Spin 514 (CP514-2H) comes with a 14-inch full HD IPS display with 84 percent screen-to-body ratio and narrow edges on all four sides. It is powered by an 11th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and reportedly offers 16GB of RAM and 512GB of storage. The convertible laptop has a Corning Gorilla Glass touchpad and a backlit keyboard.
Its full-HD MIPI webcam is said to use Temporal Noise Reduction technology and a blue glass filter to reduce light during video calls. It has two upward facing speakers, dual microphone, inbuilt amplifier and support for DTS audio.
The 2-in-1 laptop has aluminum top and bottom covers and is MIL-STD 810H certified. It comes with a dual USB Type-C port and Intel Wi-Fi 6 (Gig +). The Acer Chromebook Spin 514 gives up to 10 hours of battery life and is claimed to charge 50 percent of its 30 percent battery life.
The Acer Chromebook Spin Enterprise 514 comes with the same specs but with advanced management tools for IT departments that the company says users automatically register the Chrome OS machine in Enterprise Administration as soon as they connect to the Internet with “Zero-Touch Enrollment”. Enterprise Editions also claims to have improved security.
Acer Chromebook 515 features
The Acer Chromebook 515 (CB515-1W / T) -As well as the Acer Chromebook Enterprise 515 has a 15.6-inch full-HD IPS display with optional multi-touch capabilities. The laptop comes with 11th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and integrated Intel Iris Xe graphics. Acer claims to have improved performance by 40 percent over previous generations. The Acer Chromebook 515 has 16GB of RAM and offers 512GB of PCI NVME storage. The laptop supports DTS audio for high-quality sound output and has a webcam shutter to ensure privacy. It has an inbuilt smart amplifier, a numeric keypad and two inbuilt microphones. For smooth typing, the Acer Chromebook 515 has a gorilla glass touchpad and backlit keyboard.
The Acer Chromebook 515 comes with an aluminum lid with MIL-STD 810H certification. Also, users will get two USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C ports with a data transfer rate of up to 10Gbps with a microSD card reader. The laptop has Intel Wi-Fi 6 (Gig +) connectivity and includes an HDMI port.
Acer Chromebook Spin 314 features
Produced in an eco-friendly manner, the Acer Chromebook Spin 314 has an oceanglass touchpad, which the company claims is made entirely from plastic waste that is recycled into glass-like materials. It has 14-inch full-HD …