The Acer Chromebook 314 on sale at Fnac: the ideal option for students and mobile workers!

If you are looking for an efficient, affordable computer that also has a touch screen and excellent battery life, your search is over. Fnac offers the Acer Chromebook 314 at € 349.99 until July 24 and it also benefits from a complete pack with the wireless mouse and a carrying case.

Powerful, ergonomic and affordable, the Acer Chromebook 314 is an ideal solution for students looking for a computer with an ultra-advantageous price-performance ratio. This choice is all the more relevant since Fnac offers a 30% discount for its members and that a complete pack including a wireless mouse and a carrying case is offered!

We explain everything you need to know about this machine and its operating system Chromium OS so that you can make an informed decision.

Chromium OS : working comfort and immediate handling

One of the strengths of the Acer Chromebook 314 is to run under Chromium OSthis operating system that stands out not only for its intuitive interface, but above all for its excellent ergonomics and the fact that it turns on in just a few seconds.

Whether you are experienced or a novice, handling is quick, it must be said that Google had the good idea to group together all the applications in a single menu and to add a customizable bar at the bottom of the screen to pin those that we use most often. You can also search the Internet, your Drive or local files on the computer from the home screen, which is a significant time saver on a daily basis.

You will find all the applications you need among the thousands available on the Google Play Storeas Google Meet and Zoom for video meetings or Google Workspace applications for office automation. Google also offers 100 GB of cloud storage to back up your files.

Google Workspace desktop applications are automatically integrated on the Acer Chromebook 314.

As for the updates, they are done automatically in the background, without any intervention, and the antivirus is already integrated. In this way the computer stays fast over time, has the latest features and continuous protection against threats.

Acer Chromebook 314: the ideal road companion

Compact and lightweight, the Chromebook 314 is an ideal laptop for students and workers on the go. This is all the more true as the borders around the screen have been reduced to their simplest expression in order to maximize the display surface and ultimately the comfort of use. We thus benefit from a beautiful slab of 14 inches (35.5 cm) on a computer which measures only 32 cm in length and 23 cm in width.

The Full HD definition (1920 x 1080 pixels) provides very detailed images, as for the display technology IPS-LCD, it improves color rendering, contrast and viewing angles. The icing on the cake comes from the presence of touch to navigate the interface at your fingertips.

Designed to be versatile, the Acer Chromebook 314 benefits from an impressive 48 Watt-hour (Wh) battery which gives it 12.5 hours of autonomy. So you can use it continuously throughout the day without having to find an outlet to refuel. Charging is done by USB-C, the same standard as on recent smartphones, so you avoid carrying several chargers when you are on the move.

With a 12:30 battery life, the Acer Chromebook 314 is capable of lasting all day.

Chromium OS being a very well optimized operating system, it only takes eight seconds for the computer to boot. For insiders, it has an Intel Celeron processor clocked at up to 2.80 Gigahertz (GHz) coupled with 8 GB of RAM and with 64 GB of space. The connection is complete with USB 3.1 ports, USB-C with DisplayPort (to connect an external screen), an SD card reader, a 3.5 mm audio jack and microphone combo, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 5. HD webcam (1280 x 720 pixels) is also included for video conferencing, as well as an encryption TPM chip to enhance data security.

Highlights of the Acer Chromebook 314:

  • Its excellent autonomy.
  • Its intuitive and ergonomic interface.
  • A start in seconds.
  • Its ideal size for transport.
  • A 14-inch (35.5 cm diagonal) touch screen.
  • Its ultra advantageous price at Fnac.

While its price is usually around 500€, the very convincing Acer Chromebook 314 sees its price rise to € 349.99 until July 24 at Fnac. It comes with a pack including a wireless mouse and a carrying case. Find all the information on the Fnac website.