Acer at CES 2022: 3 new Chromebooks launched with Intel/MediaTek processors

The all-new Acer Chromebook Spin 513, Acer Chromebook 315, and Acer Chromebook 314 unveiled at the CES 2022. The Acer Chromebook Spin 513 is the most premium laptop out of the three Chromebooks.

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Acer unveiled three new Chromebook laptops at CES (Consumer Electronic Show) 2022. These Chromebooks comes with the name of Chromebook Spin 513, Chromebook 315, and Chromebook 314. Moreover, these Acer Chromebooks are designed to perform hybrid work, education and entertainment. Out of these notebooks, the Acer Chromebook Spin 513 is powered by a MediaTek processor. FYI, this Chromebook Spin 513 is the first laptop to come with MediaTek Kompanio 1380 processor. While, the other two Chromebooks get its power from the latest Intel chipset.

Acer Chromebook laptops at CES 2022:

The all-new Acer Chromebook Spin 513 laptop features a 13.5-inch display. Whereas, the Chromebook 315 laptop sports a larger 15.6-inch anti-glare Full-HD display. The all-new Chromebook 314 comes with a smaller 14-inch Full-HD display. The latest Chromebook runs on Chrome OS. These Chrome OS laptops will come with built-in support for Android apps via Google Play Store.

1. Acer Chromebook Spin 513:

  • Chromebook Spin 513: Price and Availability

The latest Chromebook Spin 513 comes with the model number CPS513-2H. During the launch at CES 2022, the tech giant confirmed that the latest Chromebook will go live on sale in North America in the month of June. As for the pricing, the Acer Chromebook Spin 513 price starts at USD 599.99 which is roughly Rs 44600.

Acer Chromebook Spin 513 will go live in North America with a starting price of USD 499.99
Acer Chromebook Spin 513 will go live in North America with a starting price of USD 499.99

The laptop makers further confirms that the Chromebook will also be made available in European, the Middel Eastern and African region in the month of April. For European countries, the Acer laptop will launch at a starting price of EUR 649 which is roughly Rs 54600. As for the India price and availability, the new Acer Chromebook is yet to be announced.

  • Chromebook Spin 513: Specifications

As for the specs, the all-new Acer Chromebook Spin 513 comes with a 13.5-inch display. Acer calls this display as the VertiView display. This display comes with a screen resolution of 2256×1504 pixels along with 3:2 aspect ratio. The latest Chromebook features narrow side bezels that measures 0.3 inches.

  • Performance:

Under the hood, the latest Acer Chromebook Spin 513 get its power from an octa-core MediaTek Kompanio 1380 processor. This processor comes in pair with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of eMMC Storage. Moreover, the latest Chromebook also gets an integrated ARM Mali-G57 MC5 GPU. Also Read – Acer Swift X Laptops with AMD Ryzen 5000 series processors launched in India

Acer Chromebook Spin 513 is the first laptop from the company to launch with MediaTek processor
Acer Chromebook Spin 513 is the first laptop from the company to launch with MediaTek processor
  • Design:

The tech giant claims that the latest Chromebook Spin 513 can convert into four different shapes depending on usage. In one of the modes, the Acer Chromebook screen can be bent back such that the laptop device can be used as a tablet while travelling. The all-new Chromebook Spin 513 is a premium laptop with aluminium body. Moreover, this Acer laptop support a military durability standard.

  • Connectivity:

As for the other features, the Acer Chromebook comes with backlit keyboard, a USB Type-C port and Wi-Fi 6 connectivity. The tech giant is offering a pair of upward-facing speakers on this laptop along with a pair of microphones. The latest notebook also comes with DTS audio support. Similarly for the battery backup, the Chromebook Spin 513 can last for up to 10 hours.

According to reports, the Acer Chromebook laptop comes with a fast charger. However, the company official did not mention about fast charging support at the launch event. The Chromebook measures 300x235x16.3mm and weighs 1.2kg.

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