Acer Chromebook R11 Review

Acer Chromebook R11

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The Acer Chromebook R11 draws inspiration from the MacBook Air, and is stylish without going too far. And, the Acer Chromebook R11 is affordable, unlike its Apple inspiration, costing $329 (£221, AU$455).

Chromebooks aren’t like other laptops. Historically perceived as a direct route to the Google Chrome browser, their functionality was once limited to what you could accomplish on the web. The climate is a bit different now that most Chromebooks are compatible with Android apps via the Google Play Store. In that regard, the Acer Chromebook R11 is no different.

Why this matters:

With recent research (opens in new tab) demonstrating the benefits of one-to-one laptop programs, it's important for education professionals to understand the pros and cons of each device. Chromebooks as a group offer the basics for kids to start learning in their one-to-one classrooms - but which Chromebooks are best? To learn more about the Acer Chromebook R11, including design, performance, display features, battery life, where to purchase and more, read the full review at (opens in new tab).