Acer Upgrades C7 Chromebook Line for Education and Business Customers
There are two new models -- C710-2826 with 2GB of DDR3 RAM and C710-2815 with 4GB of DDR3 RAM -- both now boasting a fast 16GB solid state drive (SSD). You'll also find a 6-cell battery in each of the new models, which is good for up to 6 hours of battery life, according to Acer.
"Our new Acer C7 Chromebooks deliver exactly what the K-12 education market and so many businesses require -- solid performance at an affordable price with up to 6-hours of battery life," said Gregg Prendergast, vice president, U.S. Commercial Sales, Acer America. "Acer C7 Chromebooks will help our customers at schools -- students, teachers and administrators -- as well as our business customers, get to work and be productive right away for longer."
Acer's C7 Chromebook models feature an 11.6-inch LED-backlit display with a 1280x720 resolution, Intel Celeron 847 dual-core processor clocked at 1.1GHz, HDMI output, three USB ports, SD card slot, and a few other odds and ends.
The C710-2826 and C710-2815 are available now for $259 and $279, respectively.