Acer announces the release of the Acer Chromebook 314, a versatile device designed to enhance productivity for parents, college students, and teachers. With its 14" anti-glare screen, fast Intel® processor, and optional FHD webcam with a privacy shutter, the Chromebook 314 offers exceptional performance and convenience, allowing users to accomplish more tasks efficiently, regardless of their location.
The Acer Chromebook 314 outperforms other Chromebooks in the market, making it an ideal choice for college students. Featuring the latest Intel® Core™ i3-N305 processor, this Chromebook combines low power consumption with high performance, providing a reliable solution to complete schoolwork faster and more efficiently. Equipped with a stunning 14" narrow bezel display and up to FHD resolution, the Acer Chromebook 314 ensures a captivating visual experience. Its anti-glare coating allows users to work productively even in bright conditions, while the optional touchscreen display offers seamless navigation and convenience.
The optional FHD HDR webcam on the Acer Chromebook 314 significantly improves video quality through TNR3 and facial auto-exposure technologies, delivering a superior online meeting experience. Additionally, the built-in dual microphones enhance audio reception, ensuring clear communication during remote meetings and video calls. The Acer Chromebook 314 offers complete connectivity options to keep users synced and always connected. With two fully functional USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C ports, two USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A ports, a MicroSD card reader, and Wi-Fi 6E with Bluetooth 5.1, users can easily connect multiple devices simultaneously, simplifying their workflow.
Designed to cater to users' entertainment needs, the Acer Chromebook 314 features DTS® Audio technology and two upward-facing speakers, delivering immersive sound quality. Its impressive 11.5-hour battery life allows users to enjoy their favorite content without the need for an adapter, and the fast-charging support enables charging up to 50% of the battery life in just 30 minutes.
In line with Acer's commitment to sustainability, the Chromebook 314 incorporates recycled materials, sustainable packaging, and an energy-efficient design. It is also registered with EPEAT®, highlighting its dedication to reducing waste throughout the device's lifetime. This initiative aligns with Acer's Earthion program, contributing to the preservation of our environment.
The Acer Chromebook 314 proudly introduces the OceanGlass™ Touchpad, providing users with a smooth, glass-like tactile experience. The touchpad is crafted from an environmentally friendly blend of acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) and ocean-bound plastic waste (OBP) collected within 30 miles (50 kilometers) of a coastal area or waterway. This innovative approach not only delivers superior touchpad performance but also helps reduce the occurrence of microplastic pollution in our oceans.
The Acer Chromebook 314 undergoes rigorous testing, including U.S. military grade tests, ensuring its durability and reliability. Its reinforced hinge and port design further enhance its longevity, making it a reliable companion for everyday use.
Pricing and Availability
The Acer Chromebook 314 (CB314-4H / CB314-4HT) will be available in EMEA in July starting at USD 379.