Acer launches its new Chromebook 15 (CB515-1H / 1HT), a fanless aluminum model with 15.6 "Full HD display, Intel Celeron and Pentium processors, USB Type-C ports and 12-hour autonomy. starting price of 499 €. The brilliant 15.6-inch Full HD (1920×1080 pixel) display allows users to visit websites, watch video and play, and also increase productivity by offering more space to open multiple apps at the same time and use multiple tabs. In addition to the huge screen, the Acer Chromebook 15 has two large front speakers which support high definition audio and provide improved audio volume and range.
Large touchpads and keyboards are easy to use and offer the user the freedom they need for comfortable navigation. The webcam has a wide 88-degree visual field to accommodate more participants within a video chat at home or in the office. In addition, video and audio are clear and clear thanks to HDR images and built-in microphone.
The new Acer Chromebook 15 offers industry-leading autonomy that lasts up to 12 hours , so you can use the device for a whole day of work or study and for entertainment and streaming. The fanless design allows the device to operate silently, making it perfect for shared spaces such as libraries and premises. The latest Intel Celeron dual-core and Intel Pentium quad-core processors offer great performance for apps and the web. The models of this line will be available with 32GB or 64GB of storage space eMMC and 4GB or 8GB of RAM . The design of the new Chromebook 15 has the upper body and aluminum backrests, which give the device a modern style and provide a pleasant feel to the touch. It is also slimmer and lighter than the previous generations. The backlit keyboard allows great usability, weighs only 1.72 kg and measures 378 x 256 x 18.9 mm.
Acer Chromebook 15 keeps users connected with Intel Wireless-AC (802.11ac) with 2×2 MIMO technology. Data transfer, video streaming, and external display connections are made faster thanks to two USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C ports. The USB Type-C adapter can also be used to charge the device. Users also have the ability to connect to external devices thanks to Bluetooth 4.2, two USB 3.0, an HDMI output and a headphone jack and speakers. The SD and SD card also supports SDXC cards up to 128GB to transfer and save files. The new Chromebook supports multiple accesses from different users to keep your data secure: members of the same family can share the device and access their personal profile to protect projects, Gmail account, and more. Everything is maintained at even if the device is damaged or stolen.
Saving Google Drive protects your files, documents, and photos in your personal cloud, and always ensures the latest version. Acer Chromebook 15 will be available in either touch mode (CB515-1HT) or non-touch screen for display only (CB515-1H) . It will be available in EMEA countries in October from € 499 .