Acer Chromebook R11 Review

Acer Chromebook R11

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From our friends at TechRadar:

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 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