Based on Project Athena, the Acer Chromebook Spin 713 is a premium convertible 2K Chromebook. Co-engineered and verified as part of Intel’s Project Athena, this Chromebook is rocking the latest 10th-Gen Intel Core processors and features military-grade durability in a flexible design.
This gorgeous device from Acer is outfitted with a 3:2 2K VertiView 13.5-inch touch IPS display (3:2 aspect ratio enables more vertical workspace, Acer say) and gets an antimicrobial Corning Gorilla Glass to boot too.
Acer Chromebook Spin 713 further features up to 16 GB DDR4 SDRAM, up to 256 GB PCIe NVMe SSD, dual stereo speakers, dual microphones, backlit keyboard, a host of I/Os including a much welcomed microSD card reader, dual-band Wi-Fi 6 AX201 with 2×2 MIMO, Bluetooth 5.0, and well, convertible design that allows it to be used in four different modes.
There’s an Enterprise version too and also, a “consumer-friendly” 11.6-inch variety known as Acer Chromebook Spin 311. The latter is powered by MediaTek MT8183 processor and it is a 11-inch laptop with a 11.6-inch HD IPS display.
The Spin 311 boasts a newly improved keyboard with concave keys and ample key travel, a wide FoV webcam, 802.11ac 2×2 MU-MIMO WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2, and antimicrobial Corning Gorilla Glass.
The Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 713 will have a starting price of US$1,099 when it becomes available in August while the Acer Chromebook Spin 713, which will be available this month (July), has a starting price of US$629.99.
As for the Acer Chromebook Spin 311, it will also be available this month at a super affordable starting price of US$299.99.