comscore Acer Chromebook 511, 311, Spin 511, 512 launched | BGR India
News

Acer launches Chromebook 511, Chromebook Spin 512, more laptops aimed at students

Acer Chromebook 511, Chromebook 311, Chromebook Spin 511, Spin 512 launched for students, keeping in mind the education sector.

acer-chromebook-spin-512-511

Acer has launched its new lineup of 11-inch Chromebooks for the education market. The lineup includes Acer Chromebook 511 and Chromebook 311. In addition, Acer also launched two new convertible Chromebooks – Spin 512 and Spin 511. The Chromebook convertible models have been announced to “meet the needs of students and education customers,” as per a press release by Acer. The laptop models meet the MIL-STD 810H standard for durability, the company said. Also Read - Best budget gaming laptops to buy in India in September 2021

Acer Chromebook 511, Chromebook 311, Spin 512, and Spin 511 will only be available in North America and EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) regions as of now. We take a look at the price and specifications of Acer Chromebook 511, Chromebook 311, Spin 512, and Spin 511: Also Read - Best laptops under Rs 50,000 for work or studies in India in September 2021

Acer Chromebook 511: Price and specifications Also Read - Best laptops under Rs 40,000 for work and studies in India in September

The Acer Chromebook 511 (C741L) gets an 11.6-inch display and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 7c compute platform. It is said to offer a battery life of up to 20 hours. There is also built-in 4G LTE connectivity.

The laptop weighs in at just 1.3kg. Further, Chromebook 511 sports an impact-resistant chassis, widened brackets and reinforced I/O ports, which is said to help it stand up to rough handling. It also comes with a drainage system built into its keyboard that helps to protect the device’s internals from accidental spills. The Zero-touch enrollment feature allows to automatically enroll into school administration as soon as the end-user connects to the internet.

The Acer Chromebook 511 will be available in North America starting April at a starting price of $399.99, while the EMEA markets will get the Chromebook 511 from March at a starting price of 399 euros.

Acer Chromebook 311: Price and specifications

Acer Chromebook 311 (C722) has been designed for K-12 students. It packs a MediaTek MT8183 processor. The laptop can survive falls of up to 122 cm (48.03 in) and withstand up to 60 kg of downward force, thanks to its shock-absorbent bumpers. According to the company, the keyboard is capable of withstanding up to 330 ml of water.

Acer Chromebook 511 and Chromebook 511 have been designed keeping in mind the toy safety standards. Plastic coatings on the computer have been certified under the ASTM F963-16 Toy Safety Standard. The Chromebook is said to offer up to 20 hours of battery life. The Acer Chromebook 311 will be available in North America in January starting at $299.99. In EMEA, the laptop will be available in March starting at 269 euros.

Acer Chromebook 311 gets an optional touch screen, an HDR webcam with a wide field-of-view for online classes, and Chrome OS features. Both the Chromebook 511 and Acer Chromebook 311 support apps via Google Play and web-based apps.

Acer Chromebook 512

Acer Chromebook Spin 511, Spin 311: Price, specifications, and features

Acer Chromebook Spin 511 and Spin 512 both feature scratch-resistant, Antimicrobia, Corning Gorilla Glass touch display. While the Chromebook Spin 511 sports an 11.6-inch HD IPS screen,  while the  Spin 512 has a 12-inch HD+ IPS screen. The devices sport a shock-absorbent bumper and reinforced design that help protect the devices from drops as high as 122 cm and up to 60 kg of downward force, Acer claimed.

There are widened brackets, reinforced I/O ports, BPR & EPA-compliant silver-ion antimicrobial agent coating on the keyboard and surrounding surface,  mechanically anchored keys, and spill-resistant keyboard keys.

Acer Chromebook Spin 511 and Spin 512 are powered by the latest Intel N4500 and N5100 processors, respectively. The laptops are said to offer a battery life of up to 10 hours. Both the models have 360-degree hinges with support for four different usage modes. The devices sport an 8MP MIPI world-facing camera with 88-degree wide-field-of-view HDR webcam with a physical shutter.

The laptops will be available with up to 64GB of storage and up to 8GB of RAM. Intel Wi-Fi 6 802.11ax MU-MIMO connectivity, USB 3.2 Type-C ports, two reinforced USB 3.2 Type A ports, and Bluetooth 5.1 are supported as well. The Chromebook Spin 511 and Spin 512 have been launched with Google Play support.

“The Acer Chrome OS devices support multi-user sign-in, so each student can simply log onto their unique account where their projects, Gmail and other information are kept safe, even if the Chromebook is lost or stolen,” Acer said.

Acer Chromebook Spin 512 and Spin 511 will be available in North America in April. The prices start at $429.99 and $399.99, respectively. In EMEA, the laptops will be available in March starting at 399 euros and 369 euros, respectively.

For the latest tech news across the world, latest PC and Mobile games, tips & tricks, top-notch gadget reviews of most exciting releases follow BGR India’s Facebook, Twitter, subscribe our YouTube Channel. Also follow us on  Facebook Messenger for latest updates.
  • Published Date: January 20, 2021 12:37 PM IST



new arrivals in india

Realme 8i
Realme 8i

13,999

Realme 8s 5G
Realme 8s 5G

17,999

Xiaomi Redmi 10 Prime
Xiaomi Redmi 10 Prime

12,499

Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G
Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G

35,999

Samsung Galaxy M32 5G
Samsung Galaxy M32 5G

20,999

Vivo Y33s
Vivo Y33s

17,990

Realme C21Y
Realme C21Y

8,999

Vivo Y21
Vivo Y21

15,490

Realme GT Master Edition
Realme GT Master Edition

25,999

Realme GT 5G
Realme GT 5G

37,999

Itel A48
Itel A48

6,399

Motorola Edge 20
Motorola Edge 20

29,999

Motorola Edge 20 Fusion
Motorola Edge 20 Fusion

21,499

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3

84,999

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3

1,49,999

Samsung Galaxy A12 (Exynos)
Samsung Galaxy A12 (Exynos)

13,999

Nokia C20 Plus
Nokia C20 Plus

8,999

Vivo Y53s
Vivo Y53s

19,490

Tecno Pova 2
Tecno Pova 2

10,999

Infinix Smart 5A
Infinix Smart 5A

6,499

Micromax In 2b
Micromax In 2b

8,999

Vivo Y72 5G
Vivo Y72 5G

20,990

Tecno Camon 17
Tecno Camon 17

12,999

Tecno Camon 17 Pro
Tecno Camon 17 Pro

16,999

Realme C11 2021
Realme C11 2021

6,999

Oppo Reno6 Pro 5G
Oppo Reno6 Pro 5G

39,990

Oppo Reno6 5G
Oppo Reno6 5G

29,990

Samsung Galaxy M21 2021
Samsung Galaxy M21 2021

12,499

OnePlus Nord 2
OnePlus Nord 2

27,999

Poco F3 GT
Poco F3 GT

27,999

Samsung Galaxy A22 5G
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G

19,999

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10T 5G
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10T 5G

13,999

Samsung Galaxy F22
Samsung Galaxy F22

12,499

Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite
Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite

21,999

Infinix Note 10 Pro
Infinix Note 10 Pro

16,999

Infinix Note 10
Infinix Note 10

10,999

Vivo Y73
Vivo Y73

20,990

OnePlus Nord CE 5G
OnePlus Nord CE 5G

22,999

iQOO Z3
iQOO Z3

19,990

Realme C25s
Realme C25s

9,999

Poco M3 Pro 5G
Poco M3 Pro 5G

13,999

Realme X7 Max 5G
Realme X7 Max 5G

26,999

Oppo F19
Oppo F19

18,990

Motorola Moto G40 Fusion
Motorola Moto G40 Fusion

13,999

POCO M2 Reloaded
POCO M2 Reloaded

9,499

OPPO A74 5G
OPPO A74 5G

17,990

Oppo A53s 5G
Oppo A53s 5G

14,990

Vivo V21 5G
Vivo V21 5G

29,990

Realme C25
Realme C25

9,499

Realme C21
Realme C21

7,999

Realme C20
Realme C20

6,799

Motorola Moto G60
Motorola Moto G60

17,999

iQOO 7
iQOO 7

31,990

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G

21,999

Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra
Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra

69,999

Xiaomi Mi 11X Pro 5G
Xiaomi Mi 11X Pro 5G

39,999

Xiaomi Mi 11X
Xiaomi Mi 11X

29,999

Realme 8 5G
Realme 8 5G

13,999

Samsung Galaxy F02s
Samsung Galaxy F02s

8,999

Samsung Galaxy F12
Samsung Galaxy F12

10,999

POCO X3 Pro
POCO X3 Pro

18,999

Realme 8 Pro
Realme 8 Pro

17,999

Realme 8
Realme 8

14,999

Vivo X60 Pro Plus
Vivo X60 Pro Plus

69,990

Vivo X60 Pro
Vivo X60 Pro

49,990

Vivo X60
Vivo X60

37,990

OnePlus 9 Pro 5G
OnePlus 9 Pro 5G

64,999

OnePlus 9R 5G
OnePlus 9R 5G

39,999

OnePlus 9 5G
OnePlus 9 5G

49,999

Samsung Galaxy A72
Samsung Galaxy A72

34,999

Samsung Galaxy A52
Samsung Galaxy A52

26,499

Micromax In 1
Micromax In 1

10,499

Asus ROG Phone 5
Asus ROG Phone 5

49,999

Samsung Galaxy M12
Samsung Galaxy M12

10,999

Motorola Moto G30
Motorola Moto G30

10,999

Motorola Moto G10 Power
Motorola Moto G10 Power

9,999

Oppo F19 Pro Plus 5G
Oppo F19 Pro Plus 5G

25,990

Oppo F19 Pro
Oppo F19 Pro

21,490

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro Max
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro Max

18,999

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro

15,999

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10

11,999

Realme Narzo 30A
Realme Narzo 30A

8,999

Realme Narzo 30 Pro
Realme Narzo 30 Pro

16,999

Infinix Smart 5
Infinix Smart 5

7,199

Samsung Galaxy F62
Samsung Galaxy F62

23,999

Samsung Galaxy A12
Samsung Galaxy A12

12,999

Nokia 5.4
Nokia 5.4

13,999

Nokia 3.4
Nokia 3.4

11,999

Realme X7 Pro 5G
Realme X7 Pro 5G

29,999

Realme X7
Realme X7

19,999

Vivo Y31
Vivo Y31

16,490

Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G
Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G

35,990

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G
Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G

1,05,999

Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus 5G
Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus 5G

81,999

Samsung Galaxy S21 5G
Samsung Galaxy S21 5G

69,999

Vivo Y12s
Vivo Y12s

9,990

Vivo Y51A
Vivo Y51A

17,990

Samsung Galaxy M02s
Samsung Galaxy M02s

8,999

Xiaomi Mi 10i
Xiaomi Mi 10i

21,999

Oppo A15s
Oppo A15s

11,490

Best Sellers