The Chromebook has become the most popular device used for 1:1 computing programs worldwide. Both Acer and HP announced exciting new Chromebook models for both students and teachers in early 2021.

Check out these new Chromebook models currently available or coming soon to retailers:

 

For Students

 

Acer Chromebook Spin 512

Acer Chromebook Spin 512

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Released: January 2021
Price Range: $450-550
Processor: Intel Celeron N4120 1.1 GHz or Intel Pentium Silver N5030 1.1 GHz
Battery: 11 hours
Memory: 4GB-8GB
Storage: 32GB-64GB eMMC
Screen: 12.0”
Resolution: 1366 x 912
Convertible: Yes
Touch: Yes
Weight: 3.42 lb
Ports: (2) USB-C port, (2) USB-A 2.0 port

The Acer Chromebook Spin 512 is the first Acer Chromebook to come equipped with standard antimicrobial treatment on the glass display, keyboard, and touchpad. With an increased display size and 3:2 aspect ratio for more vertical viewing, it’s the perfect Chromebook to view documents, read, and power through assignments. Durable for students, its keyboard is protected against small spills and is MIL-STD 810H tested.

 

Updated: Acer Chromebook Spin 511 (R752T-C2YP)

Acer Chromebook Spin 511

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Released: April 2021
Price Range: $400
Processor: Intel Celeron N4020 1.1 GHz
Battery: 10 hours
Memory: 4GB
Storage: 32GB
Screen: 11.6”
Resolution: 1366 x 768
Convertible: Yes
Touch: Yes
Weight: 2.78 lb
Ports: (2) USB-C port
New Model: R752T-C2YP

Recently updated and bearing a lower price tag than the previous 511 models, the Acer Chromebook Spin 511 is a versatile 2-in-1 that packs a powerful punch. Impact and pressure resistant with a shock absorbent rubber bumper, it will withstand the most aggressive handling from young hands. With four convertible modes—clamshell, tablet, display, and tent—students can work in a variety of ways.

 

Updated: Acer Chromebook 311

Acer Chromebook 311Photo Credit: Acer

Released: November 2020
Price Range: $150-300
Processor: Intel Celeron N4020 1.1 GHz
Battery: 10 hours
Memory: 4GB
Storage: 32GB
Screen: 11.6”
Resolution: 1366 x 768
Convertible: No
Touch: Available
Weight: 2.43 lb
Ports: (2) USB-C port, (2) USB-A 2.0 port
New Models: CB311-9H-C7C8, CB311-9H-C4XC, CB311-9HT-C7SE

The Acer Chromebook 311 features three new models in its series, with the CB311-9H-C4XC model available at $169*. Smaller than a sheet of A4 paper, this lightweight laptop is perfect for hybrid model instruction and on-the-go students. Easily one of the most affordable Chromebooks on the market, it offers many features while staying in budget.

 

HP Chromebook 11MK G9 EE & HP Chromebook 11 G9 EE

HP Chromebook 11MK G9 EE

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HP Chromebook 11MK G9 EE

Released: January 2021
Price Range: $200-300
Processor: MediaTek MT8183 2.0 GHz
Battery: 12 hours
Memory: 4GB-8GB
Storage: 32GB-64GB eMMC
Screen: 11.6”
Resolution: 1366 x 768
Convertible: No
Touch: Available
Weight: 2.95 lb
Ports: (2) USB-C port, (1) USB-A 2.0 port, (1) Headphone/microphone combo jack

HP Chromebook 11 G9 EE

Announced: January 2021 (not released)
Price Range: Not available
Processor: Intel Celeron Processor N4500 or N5100 1.1 GHz
Battery: 12 hours
Memory: 4GB-8GB
Storage: 32GB-64GB eMMC
Screen: 11.6”
Resolution: 1366 x 768
Convertible: No
Touch: Available
Weight: 2.95 lb
Ports: (2) USB-C ports, (2) USB-A ports, (1) headphone/microphone combo jack

The HP Chromebook 11MK G9 EE and the HP Chromebook 11 G9 EE are near identical save the processors and additional USB-A port in the second model. Built for the wear and tear of student life, these Chromebooks meet MIL-STD 810H standards and can withstand drops from four feet. With long-lasting batteries that can charge to 90% within 90 minutes, your students’ productivity will seldom be interrupted.

 

HP Chromebook x360 11MK G3 EE

HP Chromebook x360 11MK G3 EE

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Released: January 2021
Price Range: $300-400
Processor: Intel Celeron N4020 1.1 GHz
Battery: 12 hours
Memory: 4GB
Storage: 32GB eMMC
Screen: 11.6”
Resolution: 1366 x 768
Convertible: Yes
Touch: Yes
Weight: 3.19 lb
Ports: (2) USB-C ports, (2) USB-A ports, (1) headphone/microphone combo jack

Your students will learn from every angle with the convertible HP Chromebook x360 11MK G3 EE. Designed to withstand the demands of student life, this Chromebook can survive a fall and is spill resistant. The superior performance from the Intel processor and long battery life is sure boost your students’ productivity.

 

HP Chromebook x360 11 G4 EE

HP Chromebook x360 11 G4

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Announced: January 2021 (not released)
Price Range: Not available
Processor: Intel Celeron Processor N4500 or N5100 1.1 GHz
Battery: 12 hours
Memory: 4GB
Storage: 32GB-64GB eMMC
Screen: 11.6”
Resolution: 1366 x 768
Convertible: Yes
Touch: Available
Weight: 3.19 lb
Ports: (2) USB-C ports, (2) USB-A ports, (1) headphone/microphone combo jack

A ruggedized Chromebook with an ultrawide HD camera, the HP Chromebook x360 11 G4 EE will keep up with even the most active students. Featuring a spill-resistant keyboard, this Chromebook also features a garaged stylus that can be stored and charged within the device. Available in either black or teal, it comes equipped with a battery that lasts all day and charges up to 90% in 90 minutes when powered off.

 

For Teachers & Higher Education

Acer Chromebook Spin 513

Acer Chromebook Spin 513

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Announced: February 2021 (not released)
Price Range: $500-550
Processor: Qualcomm Kryo 468 Octa-Core 2.1 GHz
Battery: 13.5 hours
Memory: 4GB-8GB
Storage: 64GB
Screen: 13.3”
Resolution: 1920 x 1080
Convertible: Yes
Touch: Yes
Weight: 2.65 lb

There’s a lot for teachers to like about the Acer Chromebook Spin 513. Stylish in design, it features a narrow bezel and stunning display. With a battery to power through even the longest days, teachers can easily switch between clamshell and tablet modes to easily meet their needs.

 

Updated: Acer Chromebook 314

Acer Chromebook 314

Photo Credit: Acer

Announced: February 2021
Price Range: $200-450
Processor: Intel Celeron N4020 1.1 GHz
Battery: 12 hours
Memory: 4GB
Storage: 32GB
Screen: 14”
Resolution: 1366 x 768, 1920 x 1080
Convertible: No
Touch: Not available in the updated models
Weight: 3.75 lb
Ports: 2) USB-C port, (2) USB-A 2.0 port
New Models: CB314-1H-C02A, CB314-1H-C7W8

The updated Acer Chromebook 314 is budget friendly laptop with no frills. With a larger 14” display, it is focused on productivity and performance. A bit heavier than most Chromebooks, your teachers can power through their days on a single charge. With model CB314-1H-C7W8 available for $199*, it’s going to be tough to find another comparable Chromebook at this price point.

 

Acer Chromebook 512

Acer Chromebook 512

Photo Credit: Acer

Announced: February 2021
Price Range: $200-300
Processor: Intel Celeron N4020 1.1 GHz
Battery: 12 hours
Memory: 4GB
Storage: 32GB
Screen: 12”
Resolution: 1366 x 912
Convertible: No
Touch: No
Weight: 3.09 lb
Ports: (2) USB-C port, (2) USB-A 2.0 port

Meeting MIL-STD 810G requirements, the Acer Chromebook 512 is designed to withstand the rigors of the harshest school environments. Like its Spin counterpart, this Chromebook features a 3:2 aspect ratio for more vertical viewing making it ideal for viewing documents and reading. Its keyboard is protected against small spills with a unique drainage design. At a price that can’t be beat, it’s a great fit for students and teachers alike.

HP Chromebook 14 G7

HP Chromebook 14 G7

Photo Credit: HP

Announced: January 2021 (not released)
Price Range: Not available
Processor: Intel Celeron Processor N4500 or N5100 1.1 GHz
Battery: 12 hours
Memory: 4GB-8GB
Storage: 32GB-64GB eMMC
Screen: 14.0”
Resolution: 1366 x 768, 1920 x 1080
Convertible: No
Touch: Available
Weight: 3.4 lb
Ports: (1) USB-C ports, (2) USB-A ports, (1) headphone/microphone combo jack

Designed for teachers, the HP Chromebook 14 G7 features a larger screen and ultrawide HD webcam to adapt to any learning environment. Built to survive drops, is also made to be cleaned, withstanding up to 1,000 disinfection cycles. While it is not a fully convertible Chromebook, it does feature a 180-degree hinge.

 

*Pricing may vary. Pricing current as of date of publication.

 

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