Acer Chromebook 315 15.6″ Full HD Laptop
2020 model pure silver Acer Chromebook 315 is a 15.6-inch Full HD laptop with the entry-level dual-core AMD A4-9120C processor, 32GB eMMC flash storage, 4GB DDR4 memory, and Chrome operating system for school, business or daily home use.
The dual core accelerated A4 series dual core processor runs at a base speed of 1.6GHz that moves up to 2.4GHz for your daily tasks on Chromebook. You can browse the internet quickly, run Google apps, type up documents, stream videos and more. The AMD A4 with a benchmark score of 1539 has a reasonable performance advantage over the Celeron N3350 processor.
4GB DDR4 memory offers reasonable multitasking power and you won’t have any problems with some browsers on the Chrome store and online or offline apps open simultaneously. 32GB EMMC flash storage is not enough for saving many media files on the laptop itself. But you shall be using Cloud based storage more wherever you have internet access. The Thermal Design Power- TDP is only 6 watts on the processor and the 3-cell lithium ion battery can last up to 10 hours on average use.
The 15.6″ FHD display has the 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution, with decent contrast and vibrant colors. You have the upward facing speakers that you can see in the photo and you will get immersed in a nice experience when you stream videos or play games. The Radeon R4 is the built-in graphics card with enough GPU power for the daily media tasks including gaming. You won’t have any problems with the Chrome games at acceptable settings and resolutions. There is also a decent webcam with the 1280 x 720 pixel resolution for video chats.
Acer Chromebook 315 weighs 3.97 pounds with the measurements of 13.2 x 8.9 x 0.7 inches. There is no Optical Drive and the connectivity options include the 802.11ac wireless with the 2×2 MU-MIMO technology, Bluetooth 4.1, 2 x USB 3.1 gen 1 ports, an audio jack, microSD memory card, and a DC-in port. It comes with the Spmor accessories of a 6ft extension cord, a 6 ft. HDMI cable and a mouse pad. You have an entry level A4 processor, limited amount of storage and memory, but this is a basic entry-level Chromebook that runs smoothly for your daily tasks. And it would be suitable for those of you that spend their time online. It is good value for money.