It can be hard to determine what exactly makes a Chromebook like the Asus C300 cost nearly $200 more than the Acer 15 from the previous page. The only real spec difference is the two additional gigs of RAM the Asus C300 has.
When it comes to budget laptops like most Chromebooks it's a good idea to go to a store where you can play with one first. That difference could very well be due to the quality of the build and how long it will last.
- Processor: Intel Celeron N2830 / 2.16 GHz
- Cores: Dual-Core
- RAM: 4 GB
- Storage: 16 GB SSD
- Screen: 13.3"
- Touchscreen: None
- Weight: 3.1 lbs
- Battery life: 10 hours
- Price (Google shopping): $340
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