The multinational Acer will present its new Chromebook Spin 514 this Thursday (7), now equipped with processors from the Ryzen 3000 C-series and integrated graphics Vega Radeon. The announcement marks the arrival of the company’s first Chromebook with AMD processors, announced in late 2020, focused on performance and portability.
The Chromebook Spin 514 has several configuration options, starring the Ryzen 5 3500C or Ryzen 7 3700C as the processors, with up to 16 GB DDR4 RAM and 256 GB storage – right on NVME technology in the most powerful configuration. The whole set should be powered by a battery of up to 10 hours, according to Acer.
The visual presentation of the Chromebook Spin 514 is due to the 14 “FHD display, Gorilla Glass 3 protection and thin bezels. The model can still be” folded “for use as a tablet, thanks to the 360 ° rotational hinge. It is rugged and has MIL-STD 810H certification, which guarantees military resistance to shocks and other accidents.
For your connectivity, the Chromebook Spin 514 has two USB-C 3.2 ports, two traditional USB ports and a headphone jack. In addition to the standard set, you will find microSD and HDMI card readers in the most complete models, called Enterprise.
The Chromebook Spin 514 will hit the market in February this year, with suggested retail prices starting at $ 479 for base models and $ 749 for Enterprise models (approximately R $ 2600 and R $ 4000 in direct conversion, respectively). It will have three color options namely “Pure Silver”, “Steel Gray” and “Mist Green” and has not yet arrived in Brazil.