Chromebook Specs: Samsung VS Acer Chromebook Specs Comparison

Google has been a popular search engine but have come even farther in the technology industry. They have released the Chromebook which already has your favorite Google products built in to it. Such products include YouTube, Gmail and more. They’ve become popular due to their affordable prices and user-friendly interfaces. This article will tell you the detail chormebook specs available in the market.

A slim and lightweight device, the Chromebook weighs less than 2 and a half pounds and is not even an inch thick. The battery life extends 6.5 hours with each use. Chromebooks have Wi-Fi and you can easily access offline apps when necessary. Keep your important information and photos backed up with Google Drive, also included with your Chromebook purchase.

Chromebook OS

Chromebooks have a Chrome operating system with the Chrome web browser. Chromebooks are, however, intended for use when connected to the web. It also supports a variety of USB devices so you can still add your photos, movies and music easily. It also works well with other devices like your Android or Tablet that run the same browser.

A feature that many users really enjoy is that the Chrome Web Store carries thousands of free apps that you can download directly to your Chromebook. For those that intend to use the Chromebook for strictly work, be prepared to be more organized than ever. Utilize easily accessible apps such as Google Drive, Zoho or even SlideRocket.

Another feature that Google boasts about regarding the Chromebook is the “take everywhere” claim. They make it easy for you to go about your life without having to worry about your location when accessing needed documents or apps. You can load websites that you frequently visit even faster with Chrome Instant. It starts to load as you type in the name to allow for quick access.

There are currently three models to choose from. Acer and Samsung currently produce the Chromebook. The Acer model being more affordable featuring a 11.6 inch display, is 1 inch thick and weighs 3 pounds. Expect up to 4 hours of battery life and it boots up in less than 20 seconds. As you look at the other two models you will notice increase in price, weight, battery life and boot-time. It’s all a matter of what you’re looking for and which Chromebook will work the best for you.

Chromebook Specs comparison

Models Samsung Chromebook Samsung Series 5 550 Chromebook Acer C7 C710-2847 Chromebook
Pictures Samsung Chromebook

Samsung Series 5 550 Chromebook

Acer C7 C710-2847 Chromebook
Screen Size 11.6 – inch LED HD 12.1 – inch LED WXGA 11.6 – inch TFT Color LCD
Display Resolution 1366 x 768 pixels 1280 x 800 pixels 1366×768 pixels
Product Dimensions (W x D x H) 11.4″ x 8.09″ x 0.69″ 11.5″ x 8.5″ x 0.83″ 11.2″ x 8.0″ x 1.1″
Weight 2.43 lb. 3.02 lbs 3 lbs
Processor Samsung  Exynos 5200 Dual
1.7 GHz
Intel Celeron Dual-core 867
Intel Celeron Dual-core 847
Hard Disk 16 GB SSD 16 GB SSD 320 GB 5400RPM
Ram 2 GB DDR3 4 GB DDR3 2GB
Graphics Integrated Intel HD Graphics Intel HD Graphics
Operating System Google Chrome OS Google Chrome OS Google Chrome OS
Multimedia 3W Stereo Speaker (1.5W x 2)
Internal Mic
4W Stereo Speaker (2W x 2)
Internal Mic
Stereo internal speaker
Internal Mic
Input/ Output 1 x USB3.0
1 x USB2.0
1 x HDMI
Headphone Out
Microphone In
3- in-1 (SD/SDHC/SDXC)
2 x USB2.0
1 x HDMI
Headphone Out
Microphone In
4- in-1 (SD/SDHC/SDXC/MMC)
3 x USB2.0
1 x HDMI
Headphone Out
Microphone In
2- in-1 (SD/MMC)
Webcam 0.3 MP 1 MP HD 0.3 MP
Communication 3G/Wifi 3G/Wifi Wifi
Battery Life 6.3 hours 6 hours 3.50 Hour
Price Wifi: $316
3G: $435.37
Wi-Fi: $449.99
Wi-Fi: $549.99

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