Acer’s new Chromebooks start at $279

Acer has announced a slew of new Chrome OS products in the wake of CES. The company’s entry-level Chrome OS laptops are big hits with mainstream consumers, regularly ranking high on Amazon’s laptop sales charts and moving units in educational sales. We have two new laptops and a Chromebox to cover.

Acer Chromebook Spin 11

As the name implies, the Spin 11’s party trick is the 360-degree hinge, allowing the laptop to fold all the way around and turn into a tablet. It supports an optional Wacom EMR (Electromagnetic Resonance) stylus for pen input and supports Google Play, so it runs Android apps.

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Source:: Arstechnica – Gadgets