Acer Chromebook R11 CB5-132T
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Screen Size||29.46 centimetres – 1366 x 768 pixels||The screen size on a laptop computer determines the total physical size of the computer. The tinyest screens can be as small as eleven inches and the largest are over eighteen inches. A large screen size often means higher resolution which is useful when working on the device for long periods. High definition screens have a minimum of 1720×1080 pixels definition.|
|Battery Life||10 hours (37 watt_hours)||The battery on a laptop computers are rechargeable however different laptop use up batteries faster.
Note that the battery life depends on processor and screen utilisation. Batteries can range from around three to twelve hrs. As a computer gets older the battery life normally will decrease dramatically. For people unplugged often, it’s best to choose a computer with more battery power.
|Processor chip||2x Intel Celeron||The onboard cpu generally determines the speed and power of your computer. The processor chip acts like the mind of the laptop. It dictates to the laptop what needs doing and when to accomplish. You can choose from a variety of processor units. The two largest manufactures are AMD & Intel.
In the main Intel CPUs are faster than AMD chips but more expensive.
|Inputs/Outputs||USB ports: 2
HDMI ports: 1
|If you need to move data files or connect up to hardware such as a television or printer etc, the input/output slots on a computer are essential and very useful.
Some of the most common slots you are likely to find on a computer are USB for connecting external hardware like keyboards and HDMI for outputting to the video output.
|(OS) Operating System||Chrome OS||There are three types of operating system, Microsoft Windows, Mac OSX and Linux based Android. They all are extremely good operating systems and operate well. Some programmes including MS Office will only run on Microsoft Windows. Apple Mac is popular for its design and iTunes software. Android works best with netbooks and large screen phones.Google Chrome OS is a recent one on the list, known for being simple to use for browsing the iternet and viewing E-mails.|
|RAM||4 GB||The more random access memory in your notebook means it can do more jobs at the same time. random access memory is mainly used up when you have a number of programs running simultaneously. 4GB+ RAM will be perfect for people who enjoys multitask. High demand applications like image editing and newer games could need up to 8GB. For general web browsing 2GB is sufficient.|
|Hard Disk||32 GB||The hard drive on your laptop is where a users songs, videos, pictures and data are stored. They can be measured in GB or TB with one terrabyte is 1000 gigabytes. Videos take up the most roomthe standard movie can use between 1-2 gigabytes.
Hard drives typically range between 128GB to 2TB.