Compare Chromebook Specs

Acer vs Samsung Chromebook

Brand acer samsung
Features    
Instant On (eight second boot time), Instant Resume instant on, instant resume instant on, instant resume
Full support for the latest web standards and Adobe® Flash® Adobe Flash support Adobe Flash support
Google Chrome OS & Chrome Browser yes yes
720p video play back yes yes
Availble colors Grey Titan Silver & White
Processor Intel® ATOM Processor N570
1.66Ghz Speed, 2 cores, 4 threads
Intel® ATOM Processor N570
1.66Ghz Speed, 2 cores, 4 threads
Memory 2GB DDR3 2GB DDR3
Display Size 11.6" 12.1"
Resolution 1368 x 768 1280 x 800
Display Type HD Widescreen CineCrystalTM LED-backlit LCD LED (WXGA) Display
Non-Gloss, 16:10 Aspect Ratio, 300 nits Brightness
Graphics
  • NM10 Graphics Chipset
  • Integrated Graphics
  • Shared Graphics Memory
  • NM10 Graphics Chipset
  • Integrated Graphics
  • Shared Graphics Memory
Multimedia    
Stereo Speakers yes yes
ALC272 Integrated Audio Controller yes yes
Webcam 1.3 megapixel HD Webcam 1 megapixel HD Webcam
Internal Mic yes (noise cancelling microphone) yes
Storage 16GB SSD (mSATA) 16GB SSD (mSATA)
Communication
  • 802.11 b/g/n Wireless LAN
  • Optional Verizon 3G WWAN
  • 802.11 b/g/n Wireless LAN
  • Optional Verizon 3G WWAN
I/O Ports
  • HDMI port
  • Headphone/MIC combo
  • 2 USB 2.0 Ports
  • 4-in-1 Multi Card Slot
  • VGA via dongle adapter
  • Headphone/MIC combo
  • 2 USB Ports
  • 4-in-1 Multi Card Slot
Supported external devices
  • USB storage, mice, and keyboards
  • SIM cards
  • SD cards
  • External monitors and projectors
  • Headsets, earsets, microphones
  • USB storage, mice, and keyboards
  • SIM cards
  • SD cards
  • External monitors and projectors
  • Headsets, earsets, microphones
Extended display support
(dual display)
no no
Connecting to printers Google Cloud Print only Google Cloud Print only
Input Oversize fully-clickable trackpad
  • Touch Pad
  • Buttonless type, Gesture Support Touch Pad Function
Keyboard
  • Full-size (island style)
  • Google Chrome Keyboard
  • 74 Keys
  • Full-size (island style)
  • Google Chrome Keyboard
Power  
  • 40W AC Adapter
  • 6 Cell
  • 8280 mAh
  • 61Watt Hours
Battery Life Up to 6 hours (Google Chrome Battery Test) Up to 8.5 hours (Google Chrome Battery Test)
Dimensions   8.6" (W) x .08" (H) x 11.6" (D)
Weight 2.95 lbs. | 1.34 kg 3.3 lbs / 1.48 kg
Expected Price $349 Wi-Fi only
$419 for the Wi-Fi/3G option
$429 Wi-Fi version
$499 for the Wi-Fi/3G option
     
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