Need to buy a new portable laptop at a really affordable price? If you are not too concern about multimedia performance and only looking for a laptop that allows you to streaming video or movies from internet, watch HD video or light general tasks, we think you can consider to buying a Acer C7 C720-2802 Chromebook laptop. Yeah, this is not designed for multimedia or hard work in office, but if the price is your big concern, the Acer C720-2802 Chromebook will fit your needs.
Like common Chromebook laptop from other brand, Acer C7 C720-2802 is not designed for medium to high end level user who need a laptop for hard work in office. The Intel Celeron 2955U dual core processor as the heart with a clocking rates speed at 1.4GHZ is not gives ultimate performance for hard office work, but paired with a 2GB of DDR3L SDRAM for multitasking performance, the Acer C7’s Chromebook still provides more power and faster multitasking performance than common tablet on its price range. Inside, the Google Chrome OS as the operating system also provides fast and smooth access to rich internet browsing or streaming movies from Netflix.
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Speaking of design, the C720-2802 is identical to previous Acer C7 C720-2800 Chromebook. Comes with a thin and light design with a high quality material for casing and matte finish for the display, this machine looks more solid and offers stylish appearance. Measures 8 x 11.3 x 0.75 inches and weighs only around at 2.8 lbs, the dark silver’s Chromebook feel lights and easy to carry around with you. Unlike the first Acer C7 lineup series that only offers around 3 hours of battery life, the latest Acer C7 C720 laptop series provides more than six hours of battery life on single charge, thanks to the 3-cell Lithium Polymer battery.
Similar to its predecessor, Acer C7 C720-2802 Chromebook also boasts a 11.6 inch High Definiton display and can produces maximum internal resolution around at 1366 x 768. Inside, the e integrated Intel HD graphics as graphics engine and Acer’s anti glare technology offers fairly bright, crisp and stunning color for both photo and videos, even in bright light rooms. Yeah, this is not support for streaming full HD movies or play 3D modern games, but still gives stunning viewing experience for 720p video playback.
On the top center of matte metallic black bezel, the High Definition web camera that integrated with digital microphone allows user to keep in touch with friends or family while on the go. As an online machine, this machine is not built in with a plenty of storage space and only equipped with a 16GB of Solid State Drive as internal storage. But, like other Chromebook machine, Acer C720-2802 laptop also comes with free 10GB of Google Drive, so you store more multimedia files into the cloud drive and than access from any device.
On the left and right edges, the Acer’s 11.6 inch Chromebook laptop also comes with few essential port interface, such as single USB 2.0 port, 3.5mm audio jack, single USB 3.0 port (up to 10x faster than the previous USB version) and multimedia card reader slot for SD card. If you preferred to watch video or streaming in bigger display, you cn also easily connect it into external HDTV, thanks to HDMI port that located on the left side. The rest of features are Bluetooth 4.0, Acer InviLink Nplify dual-band 802.11a/b/g/n LAN for wireless internet connection, 12 Gogo Inflight passes and High-definition stereo speakers.
Yeah, this is an online machine and not suitable for hard work in office or when you on the occasional business trips. The storage also a bit disappointed. But the Acer’s still has many strengths that make it a good choice, such as portable design, comfortable keyboard, really affordable price and long battery life. So, what do you think? If you interested, Acer C7 C720-2802 Chromebook laptop is now available in major retailers with a starting price around at $199.