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Acer Chromebook 14 CB3-431-C8YS

Specifications

Acer Chromebook 14 CB3-431-C8YS
Acer Chromebook 14 CB3-431-C8YS (Chromebook 14 Series)
Memory
4096 MB 
Display
14 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 157 PPI
Storage
32 GB NVMe, 32 GB 
Connections
2 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, Card Reader: undefined
Networking
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 4.0
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 16.95 x 341 x 236.6 ( = 0.67 x 13.43 x 9.31 in)
Operating System
Google Chrome OS
Weight
1.68 kg ( = 59.26 oz / 3.7 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

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Average Score: 75% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

Reviews for the Acer Chromebook 14 CB3-431-C8YS

75% Chromebook anno 2017: Kan den erstatte en Windows-maskin eller Mac?
Source: Tek.no NO→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/08/2017
Rating: Total score: 75%

Comment

Intel HD Graphics (Braswell): Integrated graphics card in the Intel Braswell series (Celeron and Pentium) processors. Based on the Broadwell architecture (Intel Gen8) supporting DirectX 11.2. Depending on the processor offers 12 or 16 shader cores (EU) and different clock speed.

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.

N3160: Frugal quad-core SoC based on the Atom architecture "Airmont" for inexpensive notebooks. Runs with clocke between 1.6-2.24 GHz and includes a graphics adapter with DirectX 11.2 support.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

14":

Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this 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.

1.68 kg:

This weight is typical for very big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 inch display-diagonal.


Acer: The company was founded under the name of Multitech in Taiwan in 1976 and renamed to Acer or Acer Group in 1987. The product range includes, for example, laptops, tablets, smartphones, desktops, monitors and televisions. Gateway Inc. and Packard Bell also belong to the Group and sell their own laptops.

While Acer still had the third largest global market share in the notebook segment in 2008, it ranked 6th in 2016 with a market share of 6% after they had continuously lost market shares.

There are dozens of Acer laptop reviews per month, the ratings are average (as of 2016). Gateway, which has an own laptop line-up, has also belonged to the Acer Group since 2007.


75%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.

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

 

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

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HD Graphics (Braswell), Celeron N3150

Devices with the same GPU

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HD Graphics (Braswell), Celeron N3160, 15.6", 2.3 kg

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Stefan Hinum, 2017-10-24 (Update: 2017-10-24)