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Acer Chromebook 514

Acer’s Chromebook 514 (starts at $ 349; $ 499 as tested) is an upscale Chromebook with a 14-inch screen. Priced higher than a fan-fave and PCMag Editors’ Choice winner from Acer, the Acer Chromebook 14, it brings to the table improved portability, a sleek aluminum design, and the option for touch-input tech. Once you add […]

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Asus Chromebook C523

The largest Chromebook that Asus sells serves up a big screen for little money. Many Chromebooks suffer from cramped panels and thick bezels, but the Chromebook C523 flips the script and delivers a roomy 15.6-inch touch display inside a sleek chassis with pleasingly thin bezels—and it does so for well south of $ 400. Add […]

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Lenovo Chromebook C330

It’s easy to find a fine 2-in-1 Chromebook if you’ve got the bucks. Our Editors’ Choice, the detachable HP Chromebook x2, is $ 599.99. Among more affordable convertibles, the Acer Chromebook Spin 11 and Asus Chromebook Flip C213SA are $ 399.99 and $ 349, respectively. But if you’re looking for a model that can fold […]

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Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 (LTE)

Premium laptops running Google’s Chrome operating system used to be rare, but 2018 has seen several intriguing options. One of those is a refreshed Samsung Chromebook Plus V2. It sports peppier internal components than its predecessor, a sturdy 2-in-1 convertible design, and an integrated active stylus. The LTE-equipped version I’m reviewing here goes for $ […]

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Google Pixel Slate vs. HP Chromebook x2

Chromebooks are no longer budget systems meant for schools and organizations looking to save a buck and keep things simple. While Chrome OS continues to evolve and remains a less feature-complete (albeit more secure and easy to manage) platform, it’s increasingly running on premium hardware that offers excellent build quality, high-performance components, and great looks. […]

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HP Chromebook x2

[unable to retrieve full-text content] It could use a $ 50 or $ 100 price cut, but HP’s pioneering Chromebook x2 detachable joins Google’s $ 999 Pixelbook as the elite of the Chrome OS field. PCMag.com Latest Articles