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The new Acer Chromebook Spin 514 has been released, this is the first Chromebook to be released with the new AMD Ryzen 5000-C Series CPUs, designed specifically for Chromebooks in a collaboration between AMD and Acer.
The new Chromebook comes with a 14-inch 1080p IPS touch screen display, which has extra protection from scratches thanks to the Corning Gorilla Glass. It (reportedly) has a 100% sRGB color gamut, plus ultra-narrow 6.1mm (0.24 in) side bezels. The Chromebook comes with Wi-Fi 6, 2x USB Gen 2 Type-C ports, 1x HDMI, a Corning Gorilla Glass touchpad, and a (supposed) 10-hour battery life.
Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 514 vs Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 514
The Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 514 is essentially the business version of the device. They come with 24/7 tech support, plus (in Acer’s own words):
‘built-in, intelligent security, granular policy controls, and automatic updates for continuous protection from Chrome OS. Safeguard users and data against ransomware, malware, and phishing threats with a read-only OS and encrypted devices. Each layer of Chrome OS’s vertically integrated stack reinforces security, while system-wide automatic updates future-proof your protection.’
Acer Chromebook Spin 514 release date
- The Acer Chromebook Spin 514 release date is scheduled for Q3 in North American markets, though no details as yet of when it will be released in other regions. This will be for the Acer Chromebook Spin 514 (CP514-3H) model specifically.
- The Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 514 release date is also scheduled for Q3 in North American markets, though no details as yet of when it will be released in other regions. Again, this will be for the Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 514 (CP514-3H) model.
Acer Chromebook Spin 514 price
- The Acer Chromebook Spin 514 price (MSRP) will be $579.99 / €749 / £699 for the CP514-3H model.
- The Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 514 price (MSRP) will be $899.99 / €849 / £799 for the CP514-3H model.
Are you looking to pick yourself up an Acer Chromebook Spin 514? What are your thoughts on the new Ryzen 5000 series Chromebook CPUs? Leave us a comment below to tell us your thoughts, and be sure to check out our best Chromebook page for more options currently available.