Acer is bringing updates to its 15.6-inch Chromebook 315, the 14-inch Chromebook 314. These are new Chromebooks to show off at IFA 2019. Both are the clamshell and 2-in-1 versions of its 11-inch Chromebook. The company’s Chromebook 314 and Chromebook 315 are going to be available with Full HD. They have IPS displays with the option for touchscreen functionality. Both are also getting an upgraded design to decrease the bezels around the displays. It will give them a smaller footprint than their predecessors. The Acer Chromebook 315 will also feature a full numeric pad.
These Chromebooks will feature USB 3.1 Type-C ports on both sides and it also can handle charging. Standard USB 3.1 ports and a microSD card reader also round out the connections. Each Chromebook has the option for either an Intel Celeron N4000 dual-core processor (CPU) or a Celeron N4100 quad-core CPU. The Chromebook 315 gets the additional option of a Pentium Silver N5000 processor. They have 8GB of RAM and use eMMC storage. The Chromebook 315 can come with 128GB of storage, but the Chromebook 314 will max out at 64GB of storage. These 2-in-1 Chromebooks are among the best implementations of Chromebooks available.
It is noteworthy that Acer’s Chromebook Spin 311 updates its already excellent Chromebook Spin 11. It also has a standard and clamshell-style unit. Both new models feature 11.6-inch displays and the entire body is smaller than a standard sheet of A4 paper with significantly lightweights. The Chromebook Spin 311 and clamshell model both feature the same USB ports and microSD card reader found on the larger models. Both have the same Intel Celeron CPU options. The Chromebook Spin 311 can come with 8GB of RAM and up to 64GB of storage. But, the Chromebook 311 just has 4GB of RAM and up to 32GB of storage.