Excerpt: Powerful and Chromebook? That’s about as useful, to be crude, as a right-mouse button on a Mac. And yet that’s what Acer is pushing on the latest iteration of its C720 notebook. You’ll recognize the model number, of course, as we’ve reviewed it before and have long recommended it as our Chromebook...
Pros: Gives even the Google Pixel a genuine run for the money.
Summary: - The Acer C720 has a number of things going for it that make it perfect for those wanting a Chromebook. It is certainly the most affordable on the market while still providing a good level of performance and better battery life than the competition.
The best Chromebooks so far: Acer C720 and Chromebook 13
20 December 2014
Excerpt: Editor's Note: The selection of Mashable Choice applies only to the Acer Chromebook C720. Not all Chromebooks are created equally, but if you look at what’s actually in them... they actually are.
Conclusion: The Acer C720 Chromebook is just about the cheapest yet still capable laptop you'll find. If you are comfortable with the limitations of Chrome -- including the constant need for an Internet connection to get the most out of your laptop -- the C720 is the one to get.
Pros: Price, Suitable for light web browsing, 100 GB of free Google Drive cloud storage
Cons: Can't handle heavy tasks, Limited use without an Internet connection
Acer C720 Chromebook Review: A Notebook Built for the Internet
4 October 2014
Excerpt: We review the Acer C720 Chromebook! While today’s world is dominated by tablets and mobile phones, there’s still a segment of the population that needs notebooks. But even though prices have been going done for traditional Windows based notebooks, some still find them pricey, and are constantly...
Acer C720 Chromebook Hands-on, First Impressions: A Notebook Built for the Web
20 September 2014
Excerpt: We go hands-on with the Acer Chromebook C720! Today, we’ll be talking about Acer’s C720 Chromebook, the first such device to be officially offered here in the PH. while the C720 kind of looks like a traditional notebook, it’s anything but, as it runs on Google’s Chromebook OS that’s specifically...
Summary: The Acer C720 Chromebook with Core i3 is one of the most powerful Chromebooks to date, but it’s not a perfect laptop. The limited screen viewing angles can be frustrating, and some folks would also probably prefer a model with a larger, or higher-resolution display.
Summary: The upgraded Acer C720 Chromebook with Core i3 processor is definitely an improvement on the original in power and speed. Its ultra-compact size and 11.6-inch display are great for portability, but I would prefer to see this notebook with a 13-inch display to better take advantage of its...
Excerpt: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2PinS7wDjmI Thinking about a Chromebook? Or are you still wondering what you can do with a Chromebook? I was a skeptic, but after using the Acer C720 for a while, I’m a complete convert! The price points on the C720 are great, starting at about $200.