The Philippines has decided to keep schools shuttered for another year because of the pandemic.
It has not been easy for parents because on top of inconsistent Internet connections, they've had to struggle to find the right gadgets that their children can use.
Acer's Chromebooks are ideal for distance learning because they are powerful, well- built and affordable.
“Acer understands the needs of consumers especially in the education sector. We made sure that the right products are developed for the right market, said James K. Lin, General Manager of Notebook Products Business, Acer Inc.
The Acer Chromebook 514 (CB514-2H/T) offers good looks through an aluminum chassis, strength and durability. Like every device from the Taiwanese ICT giant, the Chromebook 514 is Made for Humanity to make people's lives easier especially in these challenging times.
Powered by an octa-core MediaTek Kompanio 828 processor, the 1.3 kg (2.87 lbs) and measures just 16.85 mm thin (0.66 inches) Chromebook can handle a heavy load. It delivers all-day battery life up to 15 hours and can be fast-charged to up to 50% of thse battery’s capacity in only 30 minutes.
The Chromebook’s 14-inch matte display (multi-touch optional) has narrow bezels that highlight the visuals, additional features like DTS Audio, a backlit keyboard and USB Type-C ports.
A budget-friendly option for learning from home is the Acer Chromebook Spin 314 (CP314-1H/N), which has a convertible design with a 14-inch FHD display, a wide port selection and an environmentally friendly OceanGlass™ touchpad.
This Chromebook also features a wide range of connectivity options, such as a USB 3.2 Type-C port, two USB 3.2 Type-A ports, an HDMI port and a MicroSD slot, plus Wi-Fi 6 and 2x2 MU-MIMO technology for faster wireless speeds.
Chrome OS, Chrome Enterprise and App Support
Acer Chromebook Enterprise devices provide employees with a modern experience and devices that stay fast, have built-in security, deploy quickly, and reduce the total cost of ownership. Acer Chromebooks with Chrome Enterprise Upgrade unlock the built-in capabilities of Chrome OS, allowing IT to deploy, orchestrate, and power the cloud workforce securely and effectively from anywhere.
The new Acer Chromebooks all support apps via Google Play and web based apps, so users will have access to all the apps they love for productivity, creativity and more.
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