The Acer Chromebook 11 C711 was certainly designed with durability in mind. The Chromebook is compliant with the stringent Military Standard U.S. MIL-STD 810G that authenticates its ruggedness, durability and quality. For additional protection, this laptop has a corner-shield structure and rubber bumpers surrounding the display and keyboard that help to cushion against drops from heights up to 48 inches (122cm).
Chromebook 11 C771 delivers improved performance with 6th Generation Intel® Core i5, Core i3 and Celeron processors and support for up to 4GB of RAM. This allows students to experience better graphics capabilities, faster response times and access more apps.
Enjoy a full day of learning and fun thanks to C771’s extra-long battery life. Acer provides a C771T model with a touch screen provide up to 12 hours of battery life and a C771 model which can provide up to 13 hours of battery life.
Chromebook 11 C771 is easy to transport from class to class with its slim and portable structure measuring only 0.82 inches (21mm) thin and weighs only 2.98 pounds (1.35kg).
The Chromebook 11 C771 has a USB 3.1 Type C for fast data transfers as well as two USB 3.0 ports and one HDMI port. Students can plug in headphones with the 3.5mm combo audio port. Files can be transferred with the device’s built-in microSD card reader. Also, students and business customers can stay connected with fast dual-band 2×2 MIMO 802.11ac/a/b/g/n Wi-Fi. The HDR webcam delivers an easy and fun way to connect with HD 1280×720 resolution and 720p audio/video recording. The Chromebook also includes HD audio support, dual built-in stereo speakers and a microphone.
The Acer Chromebook 11 C771 supports multiple user sign on to keep data safe. Students and employees simply log onto their unique accounts to ensure their project, Gmail and other information is kept safe, even if the Chromebook is lost or stolen. Storage on Google Drive protects files, documents, and photos safely in the cloud, and ensures that the most current version is always available. Students can also access files offline, and even open and edit Microsoft® Office documents as well as Google Documents.
The initial models to be available in the line will come with a 6th Generation Intel Celeron 3855U processor, 32GB of eMMC storage and 4GB of RAM, and either a touch-screen (model C771T-C1WS) or non-touch (model C771-C4TM) IPS display priced at $329.99 and $279.99 respectively. They will be available to education and commercial customers in North America this month. Models with 6th Generation Core i5 and Core i3 processors will be available in September.