Acer is the manufacturer chosen to bring to the market the first tablet with Chrome OS, a sign that the confidence of Google in Android for this type of devices is becoming less and less. We are in the Acer Chromebook Tab 10, a tablet with 9.7-inch screen, the same processor that the Samsung Plus Chromebook and pointer Wacom to be able to write freehand.
The new tablet from Acer also support Google Expeditions AR, a project focused on the educational community, in which we have learning experiences in conjunction to augmented reality.
technical Sheet of the Acer Chromebook Tab 10
Acer Chromebook Tab 10
for 9.7″ QXGA IPS
Processor OP1 (dual-core Cortex A72 + quad-core Cortex-A53)
RAM / Storage
4GB / 32GB
Dimensions and weight
172.2 x 238.2 x 9.98 mm
Up to 9 hours
Pointer Wacom, Wifi 2×2 MIMO 802.11 ac, BT 4.1, USB type C, microSD
ChromeOS, Android apps, and augmented reality
The Acer Chromebook Tab 10 supports Google Play, but inside we have to Chrome OS. The rest is almost identical to the Android tablets. We have a 9.7-inch screen QXGA, a processor of Rockchip that we had already seen earlier in ChromeOS and 4GB RAM.
For the storage we have 32GB of storage expandable via microSD, and a battery that promises nine hours of battery life. While that level of connectivity we have USB Type C 3.1, HD camera, Bluetooth 4.1 and Wifi 2×2 MIMO 802.11 ac-
But beyond the technical characteristics, the most striking feature of the Acer Chromebook Tab 10 is their role in the ecosystem of compatible products with Google services. This tablet from Acer adds a pointer Wacom EMR that can be stored in the same tablet and has a license Chrome Education.
Another detail of this product is its compatibility in the future with the Expeditions AR Google, basically guides in augmented reality that allow students to learn subjects like biology or astronomy.
Availability and price of the Acer Chromebook Tab 10
The Acer Chromebook Tab 10 (D651N) will be available in a variety of regions, among which is Spain. We have it in cobalt blue and will be available for educational use and professional in may with a price starting of 339 eur.
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