• Acer Leads In Chrome OS, Focuses On Education & Enterprise

    8 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Acer CEO Jason Chen spent the morning at today's Brooklyn Acer Next event highlighting computers and accessories made specifically for designers, creators, and gamers but Chromebooks certainly weren't left out of the mix. The company has made significant progress as a world leader in Chrome OS innovation, spending much of the previous years focused on spreading into the Enterprise sector and fortifying its position in the education segment.
    Education markets have undoubtedly been an area where Chrome OS has excelled meeting the needs of end users. That's largely come down to its simplicity...
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  • Hands on: Acer Chromebook 714 and 715 are premium Chromebooks w/ fingerprint sensor

    Hands on: Acer Chromebook 714 and 715 are premium Chromebooks w/ fingerprint sensor

    8 days ago - By 9to5Google

    Before Google's Pixel Slate launched, we discovered that two additional Chromebooks were in-development with built-in fingerprint support. During today's Next Acer event, both of these fingerprint sensor equipped devices showed up as the Acer Chromebook 714 and 715, and we were able to go hands-on with them.
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  • Acer announces a pair of Chromebooks that are elegant, rugged, and affordable

    8 days ago - By Beta News

    Acer announced a bunch of new products today, including many Windows machines. While I am sure those computers running Microsoft's desktop operating system are fine, they don't really excite me. Instead, it is Acer's Linux-based Chromebooks that get my engine running. The company has been cranking out great Chrome OS laptops for many years, and they have proven to be a great value for consumers. Today, Acer unveils a pair of new elegant Chromebooks. Called "714" and "715," the former has a 14-inch display while the latter is 15.6-inch. Both machines have fingerprint readers, aluminum...
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  • Acer announced a bevy of new PCs, notebooks, displays, and more

    Acer announced a bevy of new PCs, notebooks, displays, and more

    8 days ago - By Techno Buffalo

    Acer fleshed out its product line-up for 2019
    Acer today held an event where it unveiled a ton of new products it plans to release in 2019, including new gaming PCs, Chromebooks, displays and AR accessories.
    Among the new products Acer unveiled were its main Acer line, its ConceptD line, Predator line and NITRO line. In total, it unveiled 22 products. Some of those products are geared towards students such as the Acer Chromebook 715, while the Predator CG437P UHD monitor is a gamer's dream.
    Each of the notebooks and PCs come with various configurable specs. The Chromebook comes with an 8th...
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  • Chromebook 715, 714 Are Acer's Latest Portable Powerhouses

    Chromebook 715, 714 Are Acer's Latest Portable Powerhouses

    8 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Acer took to the stage for its Next Acer 2019 event in Brooklyn to take the wraps off of a new family of business-ready enterprise Chromebooks announced as the Acer Chromebook 715 and Chromebook 714. The company indicated that the majority of its focus over the past several years, with few exceptions, has been on education. But the new gadgets point to a significantly deeper shift into the enterprise sector at the premium end of the Chrome OS spectrum.
    Designed not to stand out but not to be ignored
    The Acer Chromebook 715 and Chromebook 714 are designed expressly not to stand out. The all...
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