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Acer Aspire One C720

Acer Aspire One C720 2 Core Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 2GB 32GB SSD 11.6" Laptop

2 Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 2GB Feb 2014
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The 11.6" Acer C720 Chromebook is a hassle-free, high-performance computer built for speed, simplicity and security. It boots up in seconds, updates itself automatically, and comes with all the... More
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14 Reasons For

Three Displays Supported by On-Board Grap

Most of the other portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the Aspire One C720 only use two displays supported by on-board grap, however the Aspire One C720 uses three displays supported by on-board grap.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on Chromebooks that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Very Fast Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth

The average maximum processor memory bandwidth of Chromebooks that were released more than two years ago is 24GB/s. When compared to other Chromebooks that were launched around the same time as the Aspire One C720, the maximum processor memory bandwidth of the Aspire One C720 of 25.6 gigabytes per second is one of the fastest.

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Good Brand

Acer has good average reviews for its Chromebooks as well as across its entire laptop range compared to other manufacturers.

Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 900MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 750MHz to 1,000MHz. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of the Acer Aspire One C720 of 1,000 megahertz is one of the fastest amongst Chromebooks that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire One C720.

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Has a Front Camera

The Aspire One C720 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops of this age and type also have a front camera.

We compared all the other portable PCs with a front camera to this notebook PC and we think because of it's better review score, the Samsung XE303C12[plb_1570733_price], and the Acer Chromebook C720[plb_2422801_price] is also worth considering.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Aspire One C720 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all laptops of a similar age and spec to the Aspire One C720.

The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of laptop is 133MHz.

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1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on Chromebooks that are a comparable age to it.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

The Aspire One C720 has a better Wi-Fi standard than most similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to it. This portable PC has an 802.11n WiFi standard, whereas most Chromebooks that were released more than two years ago have an 802.11g WiFi standard. This Acer portable PC also have an 802.11a and 802.11b WiFi standard.

An 802.11n WiFi standard is actually the best Wi-Fi standard amongst all Chromebooks that came out more than two years ago.

The worst Wi-Fi standard amongst comparable types of notebook PC is 802.11a.

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Very Light

The weights of portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Aspire One C720 range from 1kg to 2.2kg. The Aspire One C720 is one of the lighter portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Aspire One C720 (only 1.3 kilograms) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.

Laptops with a heavier weight that might also be worth considering include the Acer Aspire C720[plb_2073703_price] (1.3kg).

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Quite Big Processor Cache

Notebook PCs of this spec and age have processor caches of between 1MB and 4MB, and the average processor cache is 1.7MB. At 2 megabytes, the Aspire One C720 has a fairly big processor cache compared to most of the other Chromebooks that were released more than two years ago.

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32 Solid-State Drive Capacity

The Aspire One C720 has bigger solid-state drive capacity than most of the notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago. This Acer laptop is a 32 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity portable PC compared to most of the laptops that were released more than two years ago which only have between 16 and 31 solid-state drive capacity.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

Similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have total storage capacity of between 16GB and 320GB. With a total storage capacity of 32 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire One C720 has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Aspire One C720.

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Narrow

The widths of Chromebooks that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire One C720 range from 200mm to 390mm, and the average width is 310mm. At only 288 millimeters, the Aspire One C720 is fairly narrow compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Aspire One C720.

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7 Reasons Against

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the Aspire One C720 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencies amongst Chromebooks of this age. Across all the similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire One C720 the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 200MHz to 350MHz.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age, the Acer Aspire One C720 does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire One C720 is 2GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average internal memory is 3.1GB. The Aspire One C720 has one of the smaller internal memory (only 2 gigabytes) amongst Chromebooks of this age.

If you would prefer a bigger internal memory then you might want to look at the HP Chromebook 14[plb_2350765_price] (4GB).

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Very Small Screen Size

The screen sizes of Chromebooks that have been available for around the same time as the Aspire One C720 range from 11" to 16". The Acer Aspire One C720 has a fairly small screen size (only 11.6 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Aspire One C720.

Notebook PCs with a bigger screen size that might also be worth looking at include the Google Chromebook Pixel[plb_2964645_price] (12.85") which is also higher rated.

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Very Slow Processor Clock Speed

The slowest processor clock speed of Chromebooks that have been available for around the same time as the Aspire One C720 is 1.1GHz and the fastest is 2.4GHz. The Aspire One C720 has a fairly slow processor clock speed (only 1.4 gigahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Aspire One C720.

If you would prefer a notebook PC with a faster processor clock speed then you might want to consider the Acer Chromebook CB5[plb_2964438_price] (1.6GHz).

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Aspire One C720 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other portable PCs of this type and age also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

There are a number of alternative portable PCs which also have a touch sensitive screen which you might want to consider including the Acer Chromebook C720[plb_2422801_price].

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Only Three Battery Cells

Most Chromebooks that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Aspire One C720 have between two and five battery cells, including the Aspire One C720 which has three battery cells.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire One C720

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Chromebook has been on the market for over two years.

SSD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an SSD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops of this age and type. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

If the storage medium of this Acer notebook PC is too bad for you then you might want to look at the HP Chromebook 14[plb_1545160_price] (SSD).

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Average Battery Life

The Aspire One C720 has a pretty average battery life (8.5 hours) compared to most of the other Chromebooks that were launched around the same time as the Aspire One C720.

If you would prefer a portable PC with a longer battery life then you might also want to look at the Toshiba CB35[plb_2275441_price] (9h) which also has a higher rating.

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Intel Celeron Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Celeron processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Intel Segment Tagging
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Installed SSD
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
DVI Port
HDMI Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel ME Firmware Version
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Universal Asynchronous Receiver/transmitter (UART)
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Fingerprint Reader
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Technical Details
Other Features

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer c720, acer c720p, acer ram32, acer 2955u4, acer ram32g, acer ram32gb, acer 2955u4g, acer 2955u4gb
Barcodes 04713147050819

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Chromebook CB5 vs Aspire One C720

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Acer Chromebook CB5
2 core intel celeron 1.6GHz 2GB 32GB 15.6"
Acer Aspire One C720
2 core Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 2GB 32GB SSD 11.6"
£ 242.95
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One More Battery Cell Count
Slightly Lower Expert Review Score
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Chromebook C300MA vs Aspire One C720

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Asus Chromebook C300MA
2 core Intel Celeron 2.16GHz 2GB 32GB Flash 13.3"
Acer Aspire One C720
2 core Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 2GB 32GB SSD 11.6"
£ 199.99
A Lot Faster On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
A Lot Faster Processor Clock Speed
Newer by Three Months
13% Bigger Screen Size
Six Less PCI Express Lanes (max)
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Chromebook 14 vs Aspire One C720

HP Chromebook 14 vs Acer Aspire One C720
HP Chromebook 14
2 core Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 4GB 32GB SSD 14"
Acer Aspire One C720
2 core Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 2GB 32GB SSD 11.6"
£ 294.00
50% Bigger Internal Memory
Two USB 3.0 Ports
One More USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
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