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Acer C720-2955G01aii

Specifications

Acer C720-2955G01aii
Acer C720-2955G01aii (Chromebook C7 Series)
Processor
Display
11.6 inch 16:9, 1366x768 pixel, glossy: yes
Operating System
Google Chrome OS
Weight
1.25 kg ( = 44.09 oz / 2.76 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

Average Score: 80% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 6 reviews)
price: 60%, performance: 80%, features: - %, display: - % mobility: - %, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Acer C720-2955G01aii

80% Acer Chromebook
Source: Gadgetspeak English
This offering from Acer is 28.5x20x2cm the last measurement is at the rear with the thickness at the front only 1cm. A Chromebook is an option to a standard Android Tablet. It works in much the same way and the biggest problem it had at first launch of not being able to work offline is now overcome although there are currently less options than with other Android offerings.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/21/2014
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 60% performance: 80%

Foreign Reviews

Acer C720: Иной Подход К Простым Вещам
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Positive: Pretty good battery life; good connectivity; good performance; good speakers; excellent build. Negative: Low-contrast of the display.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/01/2014
Обзор хромбука Acer Chromebook C720: интернет-зависимый
Source: 3DNews.ru RU→EN
Positive: Decent processor; good battery life; comfortable keyboard and touchpad; good price. Negative: Terrible display and mediocre sound; unassuming design.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/19/2014
Обзор хромбука Acer C720: последний шанс мобильных ПК
Source: Zoom RU→EN
Positive: Low price; cloud storage.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/11/2013
Ревю на Acer C720 Chromebook – интересно решение на Google, набиращо все по-голяма сила
Source: Laptop.bg BU→EN
Positive: Slim and light; long battery life; fast startup; cloud storage. Negative: Missing key programs such as Skype and Viber; inappropriate games; less disk space.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/13/2014
Acer C720 Chromebook вече е в България – кратко представяне и цена
Source: Laptop.bg BU→EN
Positive: Low cost; good battery life; compact size; light.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/20/2014

Comment

Intel HD Graphics (Haswell): In the mobile Haswell Celeron and Pentium integrated processor graphics card. The HD Graphics is the slower, GT1 called, part with less execution units (EUs).

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


2955U: Entry level ULV dual core processor with integrated graphics card called Intel HD Graphics and reduced features of the Haswell core (no Turbo Boost, AES, ...).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


11.6":

This screen diagoal is quite large for tablets but small for subnotebooks. Some convertibles are also represented with that size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


1.25 kg:

This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 inch display-diagonal.


Acer: Acer Incorporated is a Taiwanese multinational electronics manufacturer. Its product lineup includes desktops and laptops, as well as personal digital assistants (PDAs), servers and storage, displays, peripherals, and e-business services for business, government, education, and home users. Acer is the third largest computer manufacturer in the world (by sales) after HP and Dell Inc (2007). The company owns the largest franchised computer retail chain in Taipei, Taiwan. Originally named Multitech, it was founded in 1976. Gateway and Packard Bell are economically connected with Acer. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %

Acer reviews


80%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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, Celeron N2830, 11.6", 1.3 kg
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Stefan Hinum, 2013-12-17 (Update: 2013-12-17)