Best Chromebook for Students | via Android Central – Android Forums, News, Reviews, Help and Android Wallpapers

If you’re like me, looking for a new chromebook for the kid(s) here’s a good guide to help you decide.

 

The ASUS Chromebook Flip is the best Chromebook for a student.

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ASUS Chromebook Flip (C100)

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If you are a student in the market for a Chromebook or if you’re buying for someone who is, the ASUS Chromebook Flip is our top pick. While not the most powerful available, it still has plenty enough where it counts so it can do everything a student or graduate needs in the perfect form factor for someone on the go.

The bottom line: Small and portable, the Chromebook Flip is great for a busy student. Its excellent app support means you’ll be able to use it to get things done and be able to play games or watch video during the downtime.
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Acer Chromebook 14 review: Big screen, big value | via Android Central

Acer Chromebook 14 Full review

Since Google started pushing its Chromebook platform as a consumer-focused product, Acer has been there leading the charge with some of the best models. Perhaps the most popular Chromebook of all time, the C720, came from Acer, and the company commands a substantial portion of the Chrome OS market at this point.Acer Chromebook 14

But all of that success came on the back of low-end, affordable Chromebooks that leaned more toward the side of “cheap throw-away” than “solid laptop to be proud of using.” To be fair to Acer that’s where the entire Chromebook market was at — that is, until 2015 when a few different manufacturers hit the scene with new mid-range models that upped the performance and hardware quality over the bargain basement norm.

Acer’s response to the likes of Dell, HP and Toshiba is this, the new Chromebook 14. Built out of aluminum and packing really solid specs even in its base model, the Chromebook 14 ticks a lot of boxes for those who want the simplicity of a Chromebook but are willing to pay just a little bit more for something that’s actually enjoyable to touch and look at.

Acer Chromebook 14At $299, the Chromebook 14 is fitting the mold nicely — this is our full review

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