Acer Chromebook R11 CB5-132T – (Intel Celeron N3060, 4GB RAM, 32GB eMMC,
The laptop comes with 4 GB RAM, a Intel processor and a 29.46 centimetres display. I do not want to drown you in the tech jargon, so this is just a brief outline.
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Inputs/Outputs||USB ports: 2
HDMI ports: 1
|If you want to move documents or connect up to external hardware like a TV or printing device etc, the slots on your computer are required and incredibly useful. Some of the common slots you are likely to require on a laptop are USB to connect devices like keyboards and HDMI for connecting to your TV.|
|System||Chrome OS||There are 3 main forms of operating system, Microsoft Windows, Mac and Android. These are very good systems and run efficiently. Common software packages including Office will only work on MS Windows. Apple Mac OSX is popular for its graphics and publishing capabilities. Google Android works best with tablets and mobile phones.Chrome OS is the new one on the list, it is simple to operate when browsing the iternet and viewing E-mails.|
|Screen||29.46 centimetres – 1366 x 768 pixels||The screen size on your laptop determines the total size of the machine. The tinyest laptops can be as small as eleven inches and the largest are over eighteen inches. A large screen size often means better resolution, this is helpful when working the device for longer timeframes. High definition screens have at least a 1720 x 1080 pixels definition.|
|Battery||10 hours (37 watt_hours)||A battery on a laptop computers are rechargeable however some models of laptop drain the batteries quicker.
Bare in mind that the battery life varies depending on laptop usage. Batteries should range between around three to twelve hours. When the computer gets older the battery life normally will go down. If you are out of the office all day it is best to have the computer with better battery.
|Central Processing Unit||2x Intel Celeron||The CPU generally determines the quickness and power of your computer. The onboard cpu plays the role of the brain of your laptop. It dictates to the computer what needs doing and when to do it.
There are a number of processor units. Two of the largest manufactures are AMD & Intel.
|Random Access Memory||4 GB||Increasing random access memory in a laptop computer enables it to process more jobs at the same time.
memory is mainly over utilised when you have large numbers of programs running at the same time. 4GB+ RAM will be perfect for people who likes to multitask. Heavy demand applications such as image editing and the latest games could need up to 8GB. When general internet browsing 2GB is all that is needed.
|Hard Drive||32 GB||A harddrive on a computer is where the songs, videos, photos and data are stored. HDs are measured in gigabytes or terrabytes and 1 terrabyte is 1000 gigabytes. Videos use a lot room, an standard film can use around one to two gigabytes.
Hard disks generally range from one hundred gigabytes to two terrabytes.