Smart Communications has introduced the Acer Chromebook C720, which marries Acer?s mobile design prowess and Google?s online services with broadband network powered by Smart Bro.
Consumers can get their hands on this mobile device for P999 a month, which already comes with 50 hours of high-speed mobile Internet via a free Smart Bro Pocket WiFi.
?Now, users have an affordable yet best-in-class option for their laptop needs with the Acer Chromebook C720 from Smart Bro,? said Michele Curran, data and international services Marketing Head at Smart. ?We?re proud to partner with global giants such as Acer and Google to bring this next-generation mobile device to Filipinos nationwide.?
Unlike conventional laptops, Chromebooks uses Google?s very own Chrome OS, which promises instant connection to the Internet from boot-up to welcome screen in less than eight seconds.
Measuring only 19.35 millimeters at its thickest point, the Chromebook C720 is? one of the thinnest and lightest notebooks around that doesn?t scrimp on features: it comes with an 11.6-inch screen and two USB ports on the side, one of which is already a USB 3.0 port that facilitates faster file transfers.
The entire notebook is powered by an Intel Haswell Celeron ultra-low-voltage processor, which gives it a long battery life of as much as 8.5 hours on a single charge for average use.
All these features made the Chromebook C720 the best-rated Chromebook to date, receiving the highest ratings from reputable tech review sites such as The Verge (7.8 score), PC Magazine (4 stars) and Laptop Magazine (3.5 stars), as well as a 4.5-star rating in top e-Commerce site Amazon.
The Acer Chromebook C720 is part of the Smart Bro Gadget Plans lineup, which gives the users a wide range of choice for tablets, laptops, hybrid tablets, eBook readers and other Internet-powered mobile devices without the need for a credit card.