Taiwanese tech giant Acer has launched a more powerful variant of its Chromebook Spin 13 laptop.
The key highlights of the new Chromebook include its QHD+ touchscreen display, Chrome OS, and 8th-generation Intel Core i7 processor.
Notably, the laptop will initially be available in the United States at $1,568 (approximately Rs. 1,08,000).
Here is our roundup.
At a glance
The all-new Acer Chromebook Spin 13 retains the design of the standard model. Hence, it sports a rectangular conventional screen and a backlit keyboard.
The laptop comes with 13.5-inch LED display with QHD+ (2256 x 1504 pixels) resolution.
Moreover, thanks to its foldable hinge, the 2-in-1 laptop can be used as a regular PC as well as a tablet.
Under the hood
The new Acer Chromebook Spin 13 is powered by the 8th-generation Intel Core i7 processor, paired with Intel UHD Graphics 620, 16GB DDR3 RAM and 512GB storage.
Under the hood, it packs a 3-cell Li-ion battery which offers upto 12 hours of screen time on a single charge.
Moreover, the notebook runs on the 64-bit Chrome OS- an operating system by Google.
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Connectivity options, audio and other features
In terms of connectivity, the latest Acer Chromebook Spin 13 offers Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth 4.2, a USB 3.0 slot, SD card reader, and a couple of jacks for microphone and headphone.
Talking about media options, the notebook gets stereo speakers and comes with a web camera which is capable of recording 720p HD videos.
And, what about pricing?
As for the pocket pinch, the all-new Acer Chromebook Spin 13 costs $1,568 (approximately Rs. 1,08,000) in the US. Meanwhile, there is no official word about the new model's launch in India at the moment.
8th-gen Intel Core i7
Acer Chromebook Spin 13
Acer Chromebook Spin 13 features
Acer Chromebook Spin 13 launch
Acer Chromebook Spin 13 price
Acer Chromebook Spin 13 processor
Acer Chromebook Spin 13 specs
Intel 620 Graphics
GB DDR3 RAM
Intel UHD Graphics 620