Acer has unveiled a powerful new update to their C720 line of Chromebooks. The as-yet-unamed model will be powered by an Intel i3 processor and Intel HD4400 graphics. It was unveiled by the Taiwanese company at a press event in the US today, April 29. It features a dual-core Intel Core i3-4005U processor running at 1.7GHz. (Source: OMG Chrome) http://www.omgchrome.com/acer-new-i3-chromebook-specs-price/
SAMSUNG CHROMEBOOK 2 RELEASE PUSH BACK TO THE END OF MAY 2014...
The highly anticipated Samsung Chromebook 2 has hit a bit of a snag: the release has been pushed back by a month for unknown reasons. BetaNews reports that their existing pre-order of the 13.3″ Chromebook 2 on Amazon has been delayed a number of times from early to mid and, now, the end of May. Samsung has confirmed the delay.Both the 11.6-inch and 13.3-inch models of the Samsung Chromebook 2 were made available to pre-order earlier this month. At the time, Samsung listed an “early May, 2014″ shipping date whilst Amazon listed a more optimistic April 28 for both models.As of writing, Samsung US’ online store shows a wait of 10–14 business days for the black 11.6-inch Chromebook 2 – the only model still available to pre-order directly from Samsung – while Amazon has since modified its release dates to May 7 and May 29 for the 11.6 and 13.3-inch models respectively. (Source: OMG Chrome) http://www.omgchrome.com/samsung-chromebook-2-release-delayed-end-may/
SAMSUNG CHROMEBOOK 2 PRE-ORDERS GO LIVE ON AMAZON.COM...
Pre-orders for the new, eight-core Samsung Chromebook 2 have gone live in the US. The Samsung US website lists both the 11.6-inch and 13.3-inch models as available for pre-order with an expected shipping date of ‘early May, 2014′. Amazon US is touting a shipping date of April 28.(Source: OMG! Chrome!) http://www.omgchrome.com/samsung-chromebook-2-pre-orders-go-live-us/