Acer has expanded its Chromebox CXI Series with the launch of new Intel Core i3-Based Chromebooks, namely, the Chromebox CXI-i34GKM and Chromebox CXI-i38GKM. The Chromebooks are designed to cater to the needs of users in education sector and businesses. As for the specifications, the new Acer Chromebooks are powered by dual-core 1.9 GHz Intel Core i3 4030U processor. Out of the two models, CXI-i34GKM packs 4 GB of RAM, while the CXI-i38GKM comes with 8 GB of RAM. Read on to find more information on specifications, features, price and availability of the devices.
Both Chromeboxes feature a 16 GB Solid State Drive while supporting both 2K (2048 x 1536) and 4K (3840 x 2160) display resolution. Connectivity options on the devices include include Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, Gigabit Ethernet and four USB 3.0 ports.
Features and Specifications of New Intel Core i3-Based Chromebooks
- Processor: 1.9 GHz Intel Core i3 4030U processor
- Operating System: Chrome OS
- Display: 2K/4K displays
- RAM: 4 GB/8 GB
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, Gigabit Ethernet and four USB 3.0 ports
“We’ve extended our Chromebox CXI line with new models featuring enhanced processing power and memory for users with more demanding computing requirements. A win/win for users and IT staff, the Chromebox CXI devices are easy to use and deploy, highly secure and save significant desk space. Featuring multiple accounts and Google Drive access, they’re ideal for any environment where multiple users will be sharing one device, such as classrooms, libraries, hotel business centers and reception areas.,” said Leila Axelle-Robert, Acer America senior business manager. “
Price and Availability
The Acer Chromebook CXI-i34GKM with 4 GB RAM is priced at $349.99 and the Acer Chromebook CXI-i38GKM with 8 GB of RAM is priced at $399.99. Both Chromebooks will go on sale in United States first, while there is no word on the global availability of the devices. Stay tuned with us for more updates!