1. Empaim's Avatar
    Which big screen (min 15'') chromebook should I get?
    Low price, good hardware, etc [don't really need/want touchscreen]

    Also should I wait a few months, or go out and get it now?
    (my old laptop can live aprox a few months)
    07-26-2016 11:46 AM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    I love my Acer CB5-571. It has a Celeron 3205U processor (Octane score of around 14000), 4 GB RAM, full HD 15.6" screen (which has excellent image quality), great keyboard, good speakers. I got it for around $180 refurbished on the Acer eBay store, but you can often find it new for around $220-230 if it's on sale. There's an i5 version which is even faster, but I think it goes for more like $300-400. The CB5 is on the list of Chromebooks that are supposed to get Android app support.

    One of the current Chromebook darlings for tech writers is the Acer Chromebook 14, so that's worth checking out as well. https://forums.androidcentral.com/e?...token=oFNuUvrG
    wxboss likes this.
    07-26-2016 01:41 PM
  3. Empaim's Avatar
    thanks I'll take a look at those
    B. Diddy likes this.
    07-27-2016 01:25 AM
  4. Empaim's Avatar
    Thanks for the remommendation. I got the Acer CB5-571, and I'm very happy with it.
    Now my old laptop have been retired, and I'm now completly Windows-free
    B. Diddy likes this.
    08-02-2016 05:09 AM
  5. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Awesome! New or refurbished?
    08-02-2016 12:25 PM
  6. Empaim's Avatar
    A new one (the i5 version)
    I got it for 1980dkk (aprox $299)
    B. Diddy likes this.
    08-02-2016 12:54 PM
  7. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Great deal for a big i5 Chromebook! Hope you enjoy it.
    Empaim likes this.
    08-02-2016 02:44 PM

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