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Acer Chromebook AC700

We have collected and analyzed 4 expert reviews and 39 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 40/100 and users rate it 87/100. The average review date is Apr 28, 2012. We have compared these reviews to 1012657 reviews from other Laptops. The alaScore™ for this product is 77/100 = Good. Last update: Dec 10, 2018.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Acer Chromebook AC700

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 user reviews of Acer Chromebook AC700 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the portability and size. The price and performance also get good opinions, whereas there are some less positive opinions about the reliability and glare.

usability, performance, price, size, portability

glare, reliability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Acer AC700 Chromebook (Black)Acer AC700 Chromebook (Black)

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Acer Chromebook AC700

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Acer Chromebook AC700 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the performance. The design also gets good views, whereas comments are divided on the software.

design, performance

67% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Acer Chromebook AC700-N1099Acer Chromebook AC700-N1099

Dec, 2018

Expert review by : PC Perspective (pcper.com)

Acer AC700-1099 Chromebook Review: Cut to the Bone

 

We have our heads in the clouds. Once a dream, cloud computing is now common and used to support everything from file sharing to email. Here at PC Perspective, for example, we often make use of Dropbox. Storing certain files “in the cloud” is much...

Aug, 2011

Expert review by : studentbuyingguide.com (studentbuyingguide.com)

Acer AC700 Review

 

The Acer AC700 Chromebook, as laptops running the Google Chrome OS are being dubbed, is an 11.6” screen laptop that sells for an affordable price of $349 via Amazon.com right now.  The Acer AC700 and Chromebooks in general are unique in the fact that...

Jul, 2011

Expert review by : Nicholas Greene (thechromesource.com)

Acer versus Samsung: Which Chromebook is Better?

 

The Acer Chromebook is the clear winner here. It's cheaper, it's smaller, it has a better screen, and it has virtually the same specifications as the Samsung Series 5. And have I mentioned the HDMI support? The Samsung Series 5 might look a bit...

May, 2011

Expert review by : What Laptop (techradar.com)

Acer AC700 Chromebook review

 

The rebirth of the Chromebook seriously misfires

Chrome OS ; Battery life

Poor build quality ; Reliant on internet connection ; No local storage ; External storage issues ; Dull screen

Apr, 2012

Consumer review (circuitcity.com)

Great for what it is meant to do

 

If you are looking for a netbook I would say the Chromebook is the way to go. There have been some issues but everything has been fixable by either restarting or pulling the battery.

Jun, 2012

Consumer review (tigerdirect.com)

Acer ChromeBook

 

Absolutely great product, excellent price, fast shipping. My wife loves it.

Jun, 2012

Consumer review (circuitcity.com)

Acer ChromeBook

 

Absolutely great product, excellent price, fast shipping. My wife loves it.

Jun, 2012

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Three Hundred for web only?

 

Its small and light weight and boots up real fast

Way too much for just internet access. This should be arounf one fitty

May, 2012

Consumer review (tigerdirect.com)

Worth a test - Google FTW

 

I've been waiting for the right moment to start my adventures in the Google world of Chromebooks, but when I first read about them, I wasn't impressed that I would be limited to a browser, but now there are more apps, and Google Drive makes storage and...

May, 2012

Consumer review (circuitcity.com)

Worth a test - Google FTW

 

I've been waiting for the right moment to start my adventures in the Google world of Chromebooks, but when I first read about them, I wasn't impressed that I would be limited to a browser, but now there are more apps, and Google Drive makes storage and...

May, 2012

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:HD
Built-in Microphone: Yes

Battery

Battery Capacity:4400
Battery life (max):6
Battery performance:4400
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:6

Certificates

Certification:WEEE
RoHS compliance: Yes

Design

Color of product:Black
Intel segment tagging:Education
Product color:Black
Product type:Chromebook

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:11.6
Display number of colors:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1366 x 768
LED backlight: Yes

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
Power supply:40

Graphics

On-board graphics adapter base frequency:200
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel GMA 3150

Keyboard

Keyboard language:English
Keyboard Layout:QWERTY
Keyboard type:QWERTY
Pointing device:Touchpad

Memory

Internal memory:2
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:2
Memory clock speed:1333

Networking

3G:No / Yes
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:3.0
Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi: Yes

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type: No

Other Features

Audio system:HD
Dimensions (WxDxH):11.2 x 8.1 x 1
Display:LCD
Graphics:GMA 3150
Graphics adapter:GMA 3150
Graphics adapter family:Intel
Power Requirements:100 - 240 V
Power supply type:AC/DC
Wireless Technology:802.11a/g/n / IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n

Packaging Content

Handheld remote control:N

Packaging Data

Handheld remote control: No

Performance

GPS: No
GPS (satellite):N

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
TV out:N
TV out port: No
TV-out:N
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
Power supply:40

Processor

Chipset:Intel NM10
Conflict Free processor:Y
Motherboard chipset:Intel NM10
Number of Processing Die Transistors:17
Processing die size:87
Processor:N570
Processor cache:1
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Pineview
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel® Atom™
Processor frequency:1.66
Processor front side bus:667
Processor lithography:45
Processor model:N570
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor technology:Hyper-Threading
Processor threads:4
System bus rate:2.5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):8.5

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:Y
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):N
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:N
Processor ARK ID:55637
Processor package size:22 x 22
Supported instruction sets:SSE2,SSE3,SSSE3
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington / Yes
Cable lock slot type:Kensington

Software

Operating system installed:Chrome OS

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD, xD
Solid-state drive capacity:16
Storage media:SSD
Total Storage Capacity:16

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:8.11
Dimensions (W x D x H):11.2 x 8.1 x 1
Dimensions (W x D x H) (imperial):11.2 x 8.1 x 1
Height:1
Weight:3.2
Width:11.2