Acer Chromebook 714 & 715 Now Available


In April, Acer brought along some new Chrome devices to the Next@Acer event in Brooklyn, NY.  Now that these models are becoming available on the market, here’s a closer look at Acer’s Enterprise-focused Chromebook 714 and 715.  Prices are starting at $479.00 on up.

On the inside, both models will offer up the same choices that range from Pentium to Core i5 and up to 16GB of RAM. Here’s the breakdown of the 714 and 715’s internal options:

  • 8th gen Kaby Lake R Intel processors. Core i3-8130U/Core i5-8250U/Celeron 3867U/ Pentium Gold 4417U
  • Intel HD 620 Graphics (integrated)
  • Up to 16GB of RAM
  • 32/64/128 GB eMMC storage
  • Anodized aluminum chassis
  • 3.31 lbs/3.97 lbs
  • 14″ and 15.6″ FHD 1920 x 1080 display w/optional touch
  • 180-degree hinge
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Embedded Fingerprint reader
  • Durable MIL-STD 810G1 testing including a spill-resistant keyboard

The information for this post was taken from an article by Gabriel Brangers in CHROME UNBOXED, follow this link for more details and the complete article.

Here are some additional sources to get different viewpoints on this new model:  April Reviews; Android Police, The Asian Age, Laptop and August Reviews;  CHROME UNBOXEDGeeky Gadgets, and Thurrott.