The Acer C720-3605 11.6" Chromebook is pre-installed with the Chrome operating system, which uses apps to supply most features and functions, such as creating reports, playing games, browsing the Internet, and more. The majority of apps require online access for use but hundreds can also be used offline. The Chromebook's 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi allows you to download apps from the Chrome Web store and then use them.
The Chromebook's screen is 11.6" and displays content in a native resolution of 1366 x 768. Store data in the Chromebook's 32GB SSD or online via the cloud storage option, which allows you to access info from any computer. The Acer Chromebook weighs just under 3 lbs and offers up to 8.5 hours of battery life, making it ideal for use on long trips or for attending classes.
The Acer C720 relies on a dual-core Intel Core i3-4005U processor and 4GB of RAM to run multiple apps at the same time. The CPU also features integrated Intel HD graphics, which allows the computer to use two HD displays at once, and adds further support in processing visual content. When you want to see and chat online, a webcam and microphone are built into the top of the screen. For connecting to wireless peripherals, such as a mouse or speakers, the computer supports Bluetooth 4.0. A card reader is also included for transferring data to and from SD cards. Included along with the Acer Chromebook are a power adapter and 3-cell battery.
- Dual-Core Haswell Intel Celeron Performance
- This Chromebook features a dual-core 4th generation 1.7 GHz Intel Core i3-4005U processor, with 3MB of L3 cache. The Haswell CPU uses less energy to give you a longer battery life when compared to previous Intel processors. Having two cores also allows the notebook to run multiple apps at the same time without slowing down the system.
- Internet Life
- Log in once and you're set. The C720 syncs and safely backs up all you data to the cloud: docs in Google Drive, emails in Gmail, and even open browser tabs and bookmarks. Collaborate in real time or go solo with hundreds of apps that can be used while offline.
- Chrome Web Store
- Find thousand of Google apps in the Chrome Web Store. Many of them are free.
- Quicker Startup and Virus Protection
- The Chromebook starts within 7 seconds, so you wait less and do more. You won't be bothered by updates, as they're done automatically. The C720 has virus protection built-in, so it stays healthy.
- HDMI Port
- Connect to a HDMI display to view photos on a larger screen.