Three Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)s
Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Chromebook C720P only use two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s, however the Acer Chromebook C720P uses three number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s.
64-Bit Processor Operating Modes
This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.
Acer Has Good Portable PC Reviews
We checked 1,714 owner and expert reviews for Acer portable PCs and found that on average Acer has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Acer has good reviews specifically for its Chromebooks.
Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of portable PCs of this age and type is 750MHz, the fastest is 1,000MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 890MHz. At 1,000 megahertz, the Chromebook C720P has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Chromebook C720P.
Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other Chromebooks that have been around for around the same time as the Chromebook C720P, the Acer Chromebook C720P has a front camera.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative notebook PCs with a front camera currently available including the Samsung XE303C12 which has better reviews.
Quite Big Internal Memory
With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the Acer Chromebook C720P has one of the bigger internal memorys amongst Chromebooks of this age. The average internal memory of notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Chromebook C720P is 3.2GB.
If this notebook PC internal memory is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Google Chromebook Pixel (16GB) which also has a higher rating.
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1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.
Has a Touchscreen
The Acer Chromebook C720P has a touchscreen. Most of the other notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Chromebook C720P do not have a touchscreen.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative notebook PCs with a touchscreen currently available including the Lenovo N20 Chromebook which has better reviews.
802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
The Chromebook C720P has an 802.11n wi-Fi standards which is better than the 802.11g wi-Fi standards found on most portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to it. This portable PC also have an 802.11a and 802.11b wi-Fi standards.
An 802.11n wi-Fi standards is in fact the best Wi-Fi standard across all notebook PCs of this spec and age.
An 802.11a wi-Fi standards is the worst Wi-Fi standard across similar types of portable PC.
4 Bluetooth Version
This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported bluetooth version on similar spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.
Quite Big Processor Cache
The average processor cache of notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Chromebook C720P is 1.7MB. The Chromebook C720P has one of the bigger processor caches (2 megabytes) amongst Chromebooks of this age.
Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity
The total storage capacitys of Chromebooks that are a comparable age to the Chromebook C720P range from 16GB to 320GB, and the average total storage capacity is 23GB. When compared to other comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Chromebook C720P that we have assessed the total storage capacity of, the Acer Chromebook C720P's total storage capacity of 32 gigabytes is one of the biggest.
32 Solid-State Drive Capacitys
The Acer Chromebook C720P has bigger solid-state drive capacitys than most of the Chromebooks that were released around the same time as the Chromebook C720P. This portable PC is a 32 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity laptop compared to most of the portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Chromebook C720P which only have between 16 and 31 solid-state drive capacitys.
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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Chromebook C720P is 260MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter base frequencys range from 200MHz to 350MHz. The Chromebook C720P has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencys (only 200 megahertz) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The Acer Chromebook C720P does not have a full-size keyboard, although keep in mind that most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been around for more than two years also do not have a full-size keyboard.
Very Slow Processor Frequency
The average processor frequency of laptops of this type and age is 1.8GHz, and the processor frequencys range from 1.1GHz to 2.4GHz. With a processor frequency of only 1.4 gigahertz, the Chromebook C720P has a fairly slow processor frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Chromebook C720P.
Very Short Battery Life (max)
At only 7.5 hours, the Acer Chromebook C720P has a quite short battery life (max) compared to most of the other Chromebooks that were released around the same time as the Chromebook C720P. The shortest battery life (max) of Chromebooks that are a comparable age to the Chromebook C720P is 3.5h and the longest is 4,000h.
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Released Over Three Years Ago
This portable PC has been on the market for over three years.
SSD Storage Media
This notebook PC has an SSD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on Chromebooks that have been available for more than two years. 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.
It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative portable PCs that have an SSD storage media currently available including the Toshiba CB35 which has better reviews.
Intel Celeron Processor Family
This laptop has an Intel Celeron processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on laptops of a similar age and type to it.
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Average Display Diagonal
The Chromebook C720P has a relatively typical display diagonal (11.6 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Chromebook C720P.
We compared all the other 11.6" laptops to this laptop and we think because of it's better review score, the Samsung XE303C12 is also worth considering.
Laptops with a bigger display diagonal that might also be worth looking at include the Google Chromebook Pixel (12.85" and higher rated).
At 1.3 kilograms, the Chromebook C720P has a relatively standard weight compared to most of the other laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.
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