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Acer Aspire C710-series

Great Deal: $249.99

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Overall 8

Acer C7 Chromebook (C710-2055)

PC Magazine
11 February 2013
  • Conclusion: Though it still has a couple of faults, the new version of the Acer C7 Chromebook is faster, longer lasting, and better all around. All this and its very low price tag makes it the best inexpensive Chromebook on the market.
  • Pros: More RAM for better, zippier performance. Swappable 6-cell battery lasts longer on the road. Very affordable. Big 320GB hard drive for a Chromebook. Full selection of ports, including Ethernet and VGA. Keyboard blends traditional and Chrome layouts.
  • Cons: Unchanged design is still clunky. Chrome OS is limited. No 3G option.
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Overall 7

Acer C7 Chromebook (C710-2847)

PC Magazine
15 December 2012
  • Conclusion: The Acer C7 Chromebook (C710-2847) isn't the slickest laptop out there, but it runs Chrome OS, has a roomy hard drive and a full selection of ports, and sells for a song. We'll overlook a lot for its $200 price tag.
  • Pros: Dirt cheap at $199. Relatively enormous 320GB hard drive. Full selection of ports, including Ethernet and VGA. Swappable battery. Keyboard blends traditional and Chrome layouts.
  • Cons: Clunky design. Short battery life. Chrome OS is limited. No 3G option
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Overall 7

Expert Review

21 November 2012
  • Conclusion: That improvement, coupled with falling prices, means that Chromebooks are becoming more viable every day—and the $199 Acer is viable with a capital "V." Does the platform still have limitations? Absolutely. Is it a knockout blow to tablets? Absolutely not. Reading, to name just one task, will always be better on a portrait-mode tablet than on a landscape-mode laptop. But if you're even casually interested in Chrome OS, Acer is making it hard to resist the experiment.
  • Pros: Shockingly low price, Plenty of ports, 100GB of free Google Drive cloud storage for two years, Competent screen and keyboard
  • Cons: Netbooky design, Disappointing battery life, USB 2.0, not 3.0
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Overall 8
Performance 7

Review: Acer C7 Chromebook

PC Authority
18 June 2013
Overall 8

A small and inexpensive laptop for the Google generation

Good Gear Guide.au
19 February 2013
  • Summary: Acer's C710 is not a laptop that will suit everyone, but if you are already a heavy user of Google's array of services, and if you just want a simple device on which to use those services, you should definitely give this Chromebook a go.
  • Pros: Good overall performance, Vibrant screen, Good keyboard and touchpad
  • Cons: Short battery life, Can get noticeably warm, Sticky Backspace key
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Overall 8

Review Acer Chromebook C710: com hardware simples e sempre conectado

Tech Tudo
24 January 2014
  • Conclusion: O Acer Chromebook C710 é um notebook para os conectados, leve no hardware e no software. É o primeiro aparelho que chega no Brasil com o sistema operacional do Google, o Chrome OS. Não deve agradar os fãs de hardware robusto para jogos ou edições pesadas. Ele ganha na leveza e na rapidez de boot, mas perde muitos pontos com a necessidade de estar sempre conectado à Internet. Custando R$ 1,1 mil, em média, pode afastar muitos dos fãs do sistema por aqui.
  • Pros: Sistema operacional Chrome OS, baseado no Chome;, Peso leve com 1,38 Kg;, Conectividade com os diversos serviços em nuvem do Google;
  • Cons: Preço elevado;, Pouco espaço interno;, Sistema dependente da Internet;, Não roda bem games e programas que dependem de alto processamento.
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Overall 8

Acer Chromebook C7 C710

24 March 2013
  • Conclusion: Le Chromebook C7 d’Acer peut convenir aux personnes ultra connectées qui font du Facebook, Twitter, webmail et autres services en ligne mais frustre les personnes qui souhaitent faire de la correction de photos, du montage vidéo ou de travailler sur des fichiers spécifiques. L’ordinateur est stable et constitue une bonne solution en tant que machine secondaire, moins onéreuse qu’une tablette tactile de dernière génération.
  • Pros: Stabilité du système, Temps de démarrage, Rapidité d’exécution des applications, Espace de stockage
  • Cons: Impossible d’installer certains programmes dont on peut avoir l’habitude sous Windows, Mac ou Li, Temps d’adaptation nécessaire, Autonomie
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