At CES 2017, Acer has taken the wraps off its rugged Acer Chromebook 11 N7. Targeted at education customers, the device comes with durability features. As for specifications, the Chromebook packs a dual-core Intel Celeron processor. It runs Chrome OS and features an 11.6-inch IPS display with 1366×768 pixels.
The device houses 4GB of RAM and comes with either 16GB or 32GB storage with SD card reader. There is also an HD webcam onboard. Backed up by a 4090mAh battery, the company claims it to deliver up to 12 hours of battery life. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 2x USB 3.0 ports, HDMI port, Kensington lock slot, SD card reader, 3.5mm audio jack
Coming to the design, the Chromebook 11 features corner-shield structure and rubber bumper keyboard surround that help the device survive drops from heights of up to 48-inches (122cm). The device weighs 2.98 pounds and its hinge opens up to 180 degrees. There is also an anti-slip pattern on the back case for better grip. It is also compliant with stringent U.S. Military Standard (MIL-STD 810G).
The Chromebook 11 N7 features a fan-less design for quiet operations. Besides, the keyboard of the Chromebook is spill-resistant up to 11 fluid ounces (330ml) of water.
Acer Chromebook 11 N7: Specifications & Features
- Processor: Dual-core Intel Celeron
- Operating System: Chrome OS
- Display: 11.6-inch IPS (1366×768 pixels)
- RAM: 4GB
- Storage: 16GB / 32GB (SD card reader)
- HD Webcam
- Battery: 4090mAh with up to 12 hours of battery life
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 2x USB 3.0 ports, HDMI port, Kensington lock slot, SD card reader, 3.5mm audio jack
Price & Availability
The Acer Chromebook 11 N7 will be available in North America in January for price starting at $229.99 (approximately Rs. 15,700) and in EMEA in February strating at €299 (approximately Rs. 21,250).
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