Deal DetailsPromoted 07-21-2014 at 03:27 AM View Original Post
Additionally, Best Buy.com also has the Acer C720 11.6" Chromebook on sale for $179. Shipping is free or select free in-store pickup as alterntive option.
- Intel Celeron 2955U 1.4GHz
- 2GB DDR3L Ram
- 16GB Solid State Drive SSD
- 11.6" 1366x768 LED Backlit Display
- Intel HD Graphics
- USB 3.0 & 2.0 Ports
- Bluetooth 4.0
Also sold at BestBuy ($180) - Thanks junderscore
This product has been frontpage at $150 (Refurbished). The new comes with a one-year Acer warranty I believe (more than the 3months for refurb)
Screen Size 11.6 inches
Screen Resolution 1366 x 768
Max Screen Resolution 720 pixels
Processor 1.4 GHz Intel Celeron
RAM 2 GB DDR3L SDRAM
Memory Speed 1333.00
Hard Drive 16 GB SSD
Graphics Coprocessor Intel HD Graphics
Chipset Brand Intel
Graphics Card Ram Size 128 MB
Wireless Type 802.11abg
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 1
Number of USB 3.0 Ports 1
Average Battery Life (in hours) 8.5 hours
Other Technical Details
Brand Name Acer
Series Acer C720-2848 11.6-Inch Chromebook (Granite Gray)
Item model number C720-2848
Hardware Platform Consumer Electronics
Operating System Chrome
Item Weight 2.8 pounds
Item Dimensions L x W x H 11.34 x 8.03 x 0.75 inches
Color Granite Gray
Processor Brand Intel
Processor Count 2
Computer Memory Type DDR3 SDRAM
Flash Memory Size 16
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA
Optical Drive Type No
Audio-out Ports (#) 1
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
C720 or HP14?
If screen size is at the top of your list, you'll want the HP Chromebook 14. But that big screen comes at a price -- $50, plus plenty of extra weight. If screen size isn't important, the Acer C720 is the clear winner, with the best combination of power, battery life, and price.
Editor's Notes & Price Research
Purchase of this Acer C720 Chromebook will include a 1-year warranty - Discombobulated
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