Acer C7 Chromebook Specs and Price. Acer America has just announced a new Chromebook running Google‘s Chrome operating system. Chromebooks are designed with productivity and ease-of-use at their core; don’t expect this to be your next primary computing device. But as a second home machine, student laptop, or traveling companion, Acer’s new Chromebook may be the first entry of its kind to make you pay attention to this alternative OS.
Acer C7 Chromebook Price
In a move that will certainly have those of you thinking about getting a Chomebook jumping for joy, Acer and Google have announced a new C7 Chromebook Acer C7 Chromebook Price for $199. This lovely machine is ready to take on the Samsung Series 3 Chromebook with a price that under-cuts that machine by $50! This machine has an 11.6-inch display and many of the same perks that come with the Samsung machine, starting with 100GB free storage for 2 years on Google Drive.
Acer C7 Chromebook | Credit: google.com
Acer C7 Chromebook Specs
Acer C7 Chromebook come with main specifications, the C7 Chromebook includes some modest specifications:
- 11.6’’ (1366x768) display
- 1 inch thin – 3 lbs / 1.4 kg
- 3.5 hours of battery1
- Intel® Core™ processor
- 100 GB Google Drive Cloud Storage2 with 320 GB Hard Disk Drive
- Dual band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n and Ethernet
- HD Camera
- 3x USB 2.0
- 1x HDMI Port, 1x VGA port
Acer C7 Chromebook are designed with productivity and ease-of-use at their core; don’t expect this to be your next primary computing device. But as a second home machine, student laptop, or traveling companion, Acer’s new Chromebook may be the first entry of its kind to make you pay attention to this alternative OS.
Acer C7 Chromebook Available Tuesday (November 13) for $199 via Google Play and Best Buy.
Acer C7 Chromebook is 1 inch thin and weighs in at 3 pounds. It’s got dual band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n and ethernet access for the web, and both a VGA port as well as a full-size HDMI port for video output. This machine is added to the burgeoning family of next-generation Chromebooks that also includes the Series 3 Chromebook from Samsung and the Samsung Chromebook 550. It’s also got additional bonuses such as 12 free sessions of Gogo Inflight internet – connect up high!
Acer C7 Chromebook is sure to add to the madness that is next-to-free notebook devices, especially and particularly because of it’s $199 price point undercutting the already undeniable $249 of the Samsung Series 3 Chromebook. If you’re thinking about getting a device for web browsing only – this is certainly going to be one of your best bets. Have a peek at the timeline below for more information on the Chromebook universe as it ramps up to the 2012 holiday season.