The Acer Chromebook Spin 514 features the new AMD Ryzen 3000 C-Series Mobile Processors and AMD Radeon Graphics. This power encased in a stylish design makes the Chromebook more than capable of handling all consumer applications. In addition to this, there is the Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 514 which offers the same power with the business capabilities of Chrome OS unlocked for a secure and productive environment.
Powered to perform
Being the first to utilize the latest AMD Ryzen Mobile Processors, the Acer Chromebook Spin 514 is based on the powerful ‘Zen’ architecture. With this, you get consistent responsiveness, fast boot times and long battery life. You can use the device for streaming content, multitasking or to complete more challenging projects from work and school such as video editing and coding.
The Chromebook Spin 514 also includes AMD Radeon Graphics. Models with the AMD Ryzen 7 3700C or Ryzen 5 3500C quad-core processors will come with powerful AMD Radeon Vega Mobile Graphics built in. Moreover, the processor technology contributes to the Chromebook Spin 514’s thin-and-light design. According to Acer, it delivers up to 10 hours of battery life, is just 1.55kg and features up to 16GB DDR4 RAM and up to 256GB of storage.
Convertible design with military-grade durability
With a sleek chassis made of anodized and sandblasted aluminum, the Acer Chromebook Spin 514 is incredibly durable. You get a MIL-STD 810H rating with a reinforced metal chassis that resists dents, dings and corrosion. On the front, you find a 14-inch Full HD touch IPS display covered in Corning Gorilla Glass.
Combined with its 6.1mm side bezels and 78 per-cent screen-to-body ratio, your experience is even more vibrant. Additionally, an optional backlit keyboard boosts productivity whereas the concave keycaps result in an overall better typing experience. Lastly, the full 360-degree usage enables the device to be used in variety of spaces and environments.
Ports and connectivity
The new Chromebook has two USB Type-C ports supporting USB 3.2 Gen 1, DisplayPort over Type-C USB and USB charging. It also comes with two USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports, one featuring power-off charging. There is also a micro-SD card reader and select models of the Acer Chromebook Spin 514 also feature an HDMI port. Furthermore, you find integrated stereo speakers, dual microphones and an HD webcam for better interaction during video calls.
Pricing and availability
The Acer Chromebook Spin 514 will be available in the UAE in March 2021, starting at Dh2,299. As for the Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 514, it will be available at the same time for Dh3,399.