Download Windows 8.1 or 10 drivers for Acer C720 Chromebook

Acer C720 is an excellent chromebook but some people just cannot get comfortable with chromium operating system. Those people will love the fact that they can now install Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 operating system on C720.

Download Windows 8.1 or 10 drivers for Acer C720 Chromebook

The author of drivers recommend Acer C720 with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB or higher SSD. He says he will be making the drivers available for download.

Device Status Description
Keyboard Working Working with Patched DSDT & i8042prt-cros.
I2C Bus Working Working with Patched DSDT & Lynx-Point Chipset Driver
Trackpad Not Working Cypress APA trackpad initialization fails; might need cyapa driver.
Touchscreen (C720P) Untested Untested; may work as the I2C driver is now working.
Video Acceleration (Celeron 2955U) Working Working with Intel HD Graphics driver & workaround
HDMI Video (Celeron 2955U) Working Mirroring and Extending work with HDMI using Intel HD Graphics Driver.
Able to play Asphalt 8 smoothly at 1920×1080.
Brightness Control* (Celeron 2955U) Not Working Intel Video BIOS & DSDT Misconfigured
Power Status Almost Works but must be accessed via external utility.
Audio (Speakers) Working Works with Realtek ALC283 Driver
Audio (Headphone Port) Working Works with Realtek ALC283 Driver
Audio (HDMI) Not Working Shows as disconnected.
Webcam Working Works with Windows 8.1 out of the box
USB 3.0 Port (XHCI) Working Works with Windows 8.1 out of the box
USB 2.0 Port (ECHI) Working Works with Windows 8.1 out of the box
SD Card Slot Working Works with Windows 8.1 out of the box

The Acer C720 comes with an Intel Core i3 haswell processor or Celeron 2955U ultra low voltage processor, upto 4GB RAM, 32/64GB storage and it goes for $200 and up. If you want a $200 cheap laptop with windows operating system pre installed, then HP Stream 13 is a better buy.

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