Acer Chromebook R11 CB5-132T
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Connectivity||USB ports: 2
HDMI ports: 1
|If you need to move files or connect to hardware such as a TV or printer, the input and output slots on a computer are essential and very helpful.
Some of the common slots you are likely to need on a computer are USB for connecting hardware such as printers and HDMI for outputting to the external monitor.
|Central Processing Unit||2x Intel Celeron||The processor chip usually decides the quickness and power of your computer. The processor acts like the brain of your computer. It dictates to the computer what needs doing and when.
There are a number of CPU options available. Two of the market leaders are AMD & Intel. Generally speaking Intel processors are faster than AMD and more expensive.
|Screen Size||29.46 centimetres – 1366 x 768 pixels||The size of the screen on a laptop computer determines the overal size of the device. The smallest laptops are as small as eleven inches and the largest are over eighteen inches. Large screen size can mean better resolution which is useful when working on the laptop for long timeframes. High definition displays have a minimum of 1720×1080 pixels resolution.|
|Battery||10 hours (37 watt_hours)||The battery on a laptop computers are rechargeable but different laptop use up battery quicker.
Keep in mind that battery longevity depends on usage. The batteries can range from three to twelve hours. As a computer ages the battery life can decrease dramatically. For people unplugged all day it’s best to choose the laptop with more batteries.
|Hard Drive||32 GB||The harddrive on your laptop is where a users music, movies, images and files are stored. Hard drives are measured normally in GB or TB and 1 terrabyte is 1000 gigabytes. Videos take up a lot roomthe standard movie should require around 1-2 gigabytes. Hard disks commonly range between one hundred gigabytes to two terrabytes.|
|RAM||4 GB||More RAM in your laptop means it can process more jobs at once. random access memory is often used up if you have large numbers of programs running at the same time. 4GB+ RAM will be ideal for people who enjoys multitask. High demand applications like photo editing tools and the latest games can require 8GB. For normal web browsing 2GB is all that is required.|
|System||Chrome OS||The three varieties of operating system, Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac OSX and Linux based Android. These are extremely good operating systems and operate efficiently. Some software packages like Office can only run on Windows.
Apple Mac is popular for their design and iTunes capabilities. Android works best with netbooks and mobile phones.Chrome OS is a new addition to this list, known for being easy to use for web browsing and reading E-mails.