Acer Chromebook Models 17-Inch Variant , Vero Eco-Friendly Notebook Revealed
Acer Chromebook models and Acer Aspire Vero notebook have been launched and they come with Intel’s latest 11th-Gen Core processors. The Acer Chromebook lineup includes Chromebook Spin 713, Chromebook Enterprise Spin, Chromebook 514, Chromebook Enterprise 514, Acer Chromebook 314, and a new addition to the lineup — the 17.3-inch Chromebook Spin 317. Acer says this is the industry’s first 17-inch Chromebook model. Acer Chromebook Spin 317 comes with Wi-Fi 6 and up to 10-hour battery life. The Chromebook models run Chrome OS.
Acer Chromebook, Acer Aspire Vero price, availability
Acer Chromebook 317 (CB317-1H) starts at $379.99 (roughly Rs. 27,500) while Acer Chromebook Spin 713 (CP713-3W) starts at $699.99 (roughly Rs. 50,700). Both models will go on sale in North America starting June.
Acer Chromebook 514 (CB514-1W) starts at $599.99 (roughly Rs. 43,500) and will go on sale starting October in North America. Acer Chromebook 314 (CB314-2H) is the cheapest option and starts at $269.99 (roughly Rs. 19,500) with sale starting July in North America.
Acer Chromebook 514, Acer Chromebook Enterprise 514, Acer Chromebook 314 specifications, features
Acer Chromebook 514 (CB514-1W/CB514-1WT) and Acer Chromebook Enterprise 514(CB514-1W/CB514-1WT) come with 14-inch displays and are powered by up to 11th-Gen Intel Core processors. They have a claimed battery life of 10 hours. They sport dual full-function USB Type-C ports with Thunderbolt 4. The Chromebook models come with backlit keyboards and an optional fingerprint scanner. They also have MIL-STD 810H durability as well as Intel Wi-Fi 6.
The Chromebook 314 (CB314-2H/CB314-2HT) features a 14-inch full-HD (1,920×1,080 pixels) display with 7.3mm bezels. It is powered by a MediaTek MT8183 octa-core processor and can last up to 15 hours on a single charge. It has an optional touchscreen variant and fully functional USB Type-C port. Acer Chromebook 314 weighs 1.5kg.
Acer Aspire Vero specifications, features
Acer Aspire Vero is powered by the latest 11th-Gen Intel Core processor with Intel Iris Xe graphics. It can be equipped with up to 1TB of M.2 SSD storage. It comes with a lifting-hinge design that slightly elevates the notebook when opened. You get Intel Wi-Fi 6 (Gig+), HDMI 2.0 port, a USB Type-C port, and two USB 3.2 ports.
The Aspire Vero is part of the company’s ‘Earthion’ sustainability mission. The chassis and keyboard caps are made from post-consumer recycled (PCR) plastic. The packaging is eco-friendly with the box made from 80-85 percent recycled paper pulp and uses paper sleeves for adapter packaging.