The Chromebook R 13 is the latest in the family of Acer Chromebook convertible after the success dell’Acero Chromebook R 11. Like its predecessor, the Acer Chromebook R 13 can pass in a few moments in one of four modes of use – Laptop , Hall, display and tent – so that users can stay productive and have fun with the Chromebook in a wide range of situations.
The Acer Chromebook R 13 is characterized by a touch screen Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 13.3-inch high brightness and with IPS technology to deliver brilliant color images and sharp text. The LED-backlit LCD also offers a wide viewing angle so that students and family members can use it in tandem for group projects, sharing videos and more. The display supports up to ten contact points and supports gestures such as tap, swipe and Pinch to Zoom, to enjoy the best of web browsing and apps.
The display is completed by a webcam HD (1280 x 720 pixels) and high dynamic range capable of recording audio / video in HD 720p and an integrated microphone for web chat. The HD audio with two built-in speakers on the bottom and sides of the Chromebook is fully integrated with the display for a first-class entertainment. Despite the large display dell’Acero Chromebook R 13, the dimensions are compact and can be slipped quickly into bookbag or backpack weighs only 1.49 kg and has a slim design of 326 x 228 x 15.5 mm .
The Acer Chromebook R 13 offers up to 12 hours of battery life, giving users the freedom to stay productive and connected and play longer. The device is powered by a MediaTek M8173C CorePilot quad-core processor for solid performance, able to cope with everyday tasks, while the fast connection is guaranteed by wireless technology 802.11ac 2×2 MIMO. On board also a Type-C USB port that allows fast data transfer, connection to a high-resolution external display, the notebook charge and the power of other devices, USB 3.0, HDMI, Bluetooth 4.0 and microphone jack and headphones. The Acer Chromebook 13 R will be available in different configurations with 16, 32 or 64 GB of storage space eMMC and 4 GB of SDRAM dual channel LPDDR3.
The Chromebook 13 R is equipped with hinges at 360 ° to double by Acer patented torque, allowing the display to be positioned at any required angle. The double-couple hinges stabilize the screen when the touch are used and during the passage between a functionality mode and the other. The Acer Chromebook R 13 can be used in four ways:
Laptop – keeps the display to 90 degrees to the keyboard for efficient and productive type.
Display – the keyboard folds under the system so that the display is shown to the viewer. When Chromebook R 13 is in this position, the image displayed on the screen automatically rotates.
Curtain – provides a view and touch capabilities ideal in confined spaces, such as when traveling on an airplane or train.
Pad – the Chromebook can be used as a tablet with touch screen keyboard and display, so you can play, share and explore both horizontally and vertically.
It ‘an ideal device for a wide range of customers who want to view, edit, create and collaborate using programs such as Microsoft Office Online and Google Docs. Chromebooks are easy to use and ideal to be shared by multiple users, as everyone can access your account to view documents, favorite websites and other personal information. The storage on Google Drive protects your files, documents and photos safely in the cloud and ensures that the most current version of the file or document is always available and safe, even if your Chromebook is lost or stolen. Safety is a key benefit of Chromebooks is automatically and constantly updated to protect against evolving online threats. In addition, the Supervised Users feature allows you to keep users online in a safe and controlled environment.
The Acer Chromebook 13 R will be available in EMEA from October with prices starting from 399 €.