This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on portable PCs of a similar spec and age to it.
Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
When compared to other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Chromebook 11, the on-board graphics adapter base frequency of the Acer Chromebook 11 of 313 megahertz is one of the fastest. Chromebooks that were released one year ago have on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of between 100MHz and 320MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 240MHz.
We calculated the average reviews for all Acer laptops and also specifically for Acer Chromebooks and found that in both cases Acer had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.
SSD Storage Media
This laptop has a Flash storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on Chromebooks that were released around the same time as it. Flash drives store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Flash have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.
Has a Front Camera
The Chromebook 11 has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Chromebook 11.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative portable PCs with a front camera currently available including because of it's better review score, the DELL Chromebook 11[plb_2961001_price].
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
Like most of the other Chromebooks that have been on the market for a similar time to the Chromebook 11, the Chromebook 11 has a full-size keyboard.
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Intel Celeron Processor Family
This portable PC has an Intel Celeron processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.
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 have been on the market for around the same time as it.
802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
The Chromebook 11 has a better Wi-Fi standard than most similar spec notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago. This portable PC has an 802.11n wi-Fi standards, whereas most Chromebooks that have been on the market for around the same time as it have an 802.11a wi-Fi standards. This Acer laptop also have 802.11ac and 802.11b and 802.11g wi-Fi standardss.
An 802.11n wi-Fi standards is actually the best Wi-Fi standard across all Chromebooks that are a comparable age to the Chromebook 11.
Across similar types of laptop the worst Wi-Fi standard is 802.11a.
At only 1.1 kilograms, the Acer Chromebook 11 is very light compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec. The average weight of similar spec portable PCs that were released one year ago is 1.5kg, and the weights range from 1.1kg to 2.2kg.
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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of the Acer Chromebook 11 of only 750 megahertz is one of the slowest amongst similar spec laptops that were released more than a year ago. Comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Chromebook 11 have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of between 750MHz and 1,000MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 850MHz.
Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency
The Chromebook 11 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter burst frequency (only 750 megahertz) compared to most of the other Chromebooks that were launched around the same time as the Chromebook 11. The on-board graphics adapter burst frequencys of comparable spec notebook PCs that were released one year ago range from 750MHz to 860MHz.
Does Not Have a Touchscreen
Like most of the other laptops that have been available for more than a year, the Acer Chromebook 11 does not have a touchscreen.
We compared this notebook PC to all the other laptops with a touchscreen and we think the Acer Chromebook C85[plb_2854176_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.
Very Small Maximum Internal Memory
The smallest maximum internal memory of notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Chromebook 11 is 2GB and the biggest is 4GB. The Acer Chromebook 11 has one of the smaller maximum internal memorys (only 2 gigabytes) amongst Chromebooks of this age.
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Quite Small Battery Capacity
Across all the laptops of this age and type the battery capacitys range from 45mAh to 4,000mAh. At only 3,220 milliamperes * hour, the Chromebook 11 has a fairly small battery capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Chromebook 11.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when Acer released the Chromebook 11.
Average Processor Frequency
With a processor frequency of 2.16 gigahertz, the Acer Chromebook 11 has a relatively typical processor frequency compared to most of the other Chromebooks that are a similar age to the Chromebook 11.
Portable PCs with a faster processor frequency that might be worth considering include the Acer Chromebook C910[plb_2860373_price] (2.2GHz) which is also higher rated.
Average Battery Life (max)
With a battery life (max) of 8.5 hours, the Acer Chromebook 11 has a pretty standard battery life (max) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.
If this Acer laptop battery life (max) is too short for you then you might also want to consider the Toshiba Chromebook CB30[plb_2729661_price] (9h and higher rated), or the DELL Chromebook 11 2955u[plb_2717495_price] (10h and higher rated).
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Average Display Diagonal
The Acer Chromebook 11 has a pretty typical display diagonal (11.6 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.
If you would prefer a notebook PC with a bigger display diagonal then you might want to look at the Toshiba Chromebook CB30[plb_2729661_price] (13.3") which also has a higher rating.
Average Internal Memory
With an internal memory of 2 gigabytes, the Chromebook 11 has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a similar age to the Chromebook 11.
Average Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 16 gigabytes, the Chromebook 11 has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the Chromebook 11.
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