The device offers connectivity options through a USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 1 port, five USB Type-A ports supporting USB 3.1, a USB 2.0, an HDMI port, a microSD card reader and a Gigabit Ethernet port. Wirelessly connectivity options on the Chromebox CX include, 132×2 MIMO 802.11ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.2.
It is rated for IP41 protection against object and water intrusion, and according to Acer, is compliant with the US MIL-STD-810G military standard for ruggedness and capable of surviving drops from a height of 122cm (48 inches).
Acer has students and educators in its sights with the introduction of two new Chromebook models, including the Chromebook 11 and Chromebook 11 Spin, and a Chromebox mini PC. The Chromebook has dual USB Type-C ports for charging and connecting to peripherals, along with two USB 3.0 ports and a microSD card slot for memory expansion. Acer hasn't revealed pricing for the new Chromebox.
Acer's new "headless" Chromebox CX13 will run on an 8th generation "Coffee Lake" Intel Core desktop processor. The IPS display itself, meanwhile, has a resolution of just 1366 x 768.
The Acer Chromebook Spin 11 continues in the tradition of the Chromebook R 11, which won many awards for design, performance and strong feature set, and now includes the latest ports, all-day battery life and solid performance in a stylish, convertible design.
The Chromebook 11 C732 is coming to the United States in March.
The Acer Chromebook Spin 11 follows its predecessors with an inexpensive price starting at $349 (versions with more than the standard 32GB cost a bit more, although the company did not say how much more).
Acer also introduced a new Chromebook Spin 11 hybrid model with a multi-position 360-degree hinge.
Display-wise, the Chromebook 11 is offered in an 11.6-inch IPS touchscreen display (C732T) and a non-touch IPS or TN display (C732).
Will be sold via our retail channels, available in North America starting in March priced starting at $349USD. RAM goes up to 8GB and on-board storage can hit 64GB of eMMC SSD. The Spin 11 launches in the United States in March, with an EMEA launch to follow in April. Alternate Spin 11 models will ship with an optional Wacom stylus and an outward-facing camera. Pricing and availability for the CX13 has yet to be announced. 802.11ac Wi-Fi (2x2 MIMO) is also present on the wireless side of the equation, along with Bluetooth 4.2 LE.
The new Acer Chromebook Spin 11 includes two USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 1 ports, which can be used to charge the device as well as other products, transfer data quickly up to 5Gbps, and connect to an HD display to share visuals.
Snapchat now allows sharing on other social media
Meanwhile, Snapchat has reported lower-than-expected 178 million daily active users in the third quarter ended September 30, 2017. Instagram is testing a new feature that notifies users when screenshot or screen recording of your stories taken by some one.
NTSB to investigate fire engine hit by Tesla in California
The vehicle had been traveling at 65 miles an hour, the tweet said. "Autopilot requires full driver engagement at all times". In the Tesla Model S owner's manual, however, the company warns drivers of possible issues that may arise with Autopilot.
Facebook plan to combat fake news draws scepticism
Adam Mosseri, head of news feed for Facebook, describes the process they are doing to ensure the quality of news on the platform. The initial change means that users will see less public content; dropping from making up 5% of News Feed posts , to 4%.
You Can Now Buy Audiobooks from Google Play
If you use Google Play Books and have been waiting for Google to offer support for audiobooks directly, the wait is finally over. And can also get a free few minutes preview of the audiobook before purchasing.
'Angel Of Death' Nurse Charged With 97 More Murders
Hoegel worked as a nurse at the Oldenburg site between 1999 and 2002 before moving to Delmenhorst hospital between 2003 and 2005. Niels Hoegel is already serving a life sentence for killing two intensive care patients at a hospital in the north of Germany .
NBA All-Star 2018 reserves and rosters
Since Curry's Warriors are the National Basketball Association champions, we'll give James the first pick. Kyle Lowry is joining Toronto Raptors teammate DeMar DeRozan at the NBA All-Star Game.