Acer C720 Chromebook

As if Chromebooks' prices weren't low enough, Acer has brought out a new Haswell Chromebook that can be configured for as low as $199.99. With promises of long battery life and snappy performance, the C720 makes Chromebooks look more appealing than ever.

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: October 2013
  • Price at launch: $249.00

What You Need To Know

  • 100GB Google Drive Cloud Storage included

Verge Review

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Basic Specs

Laptop type Budget
Thickness .75 inches
Weight 2.76 pounds
Operating system Chrome OS
Screen size (diagonal) 11.6 inches
CPU brand Intel
CPU family Haswell
Graphics type Integrated
Integrated GPU model HD Graphics

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Tech Specs

Hardware
Laptop type Budget
Width 11.34 inches
Depth 8.03 inches
Thickness .75 inches
Weight 2.76 pounds
Color Silver / Black
Software
Operating system Chrome OS
Display (base)
Screen size (diagonal) 11.6 inches
Technology LCD
Backlight LED
Resolution (X) 1366 px
Resolution (Y) 768 px
PPI 135
Keyboard
Type Chiclet
Number pad No
Mouse
Type(s) Trackpad
Processor (base)
CPU brand Intel
CPU family Haswell
Model Celeron 2955U
Cores 2
Clockspeed 1.4 GHz
GPU (base)
Graphics type Integrated
Integrated GPU brand Intel
Integrated GPU model HD Graphics
Dedicated VRAM size 128 MB
Memory
Base RAM size 2 GB
Max. config RAM size 4 GB
RAM type DDR3
Storage
Options Flash Memory (SSD)
Base drive type Flash (SSD)
Base drive capacity 16 GB
Card reader Yes
Card reader support SD
Audio
Speakers 2
Webcam
Video resolution 720p
Port options
USB 1
USB 3.0 1
HDMI 1
3.5mm mic / headphone combo 1
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi options 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b, 802.11a
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth version 4.0
Battery
Size 3950 mAh
Chemistry Lithium Polymer (Li-Po)
Quoted time 8.5 hr
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