Chromebook Comparison Chart – Capabilities Speed and Battery Life with Buying Guide
In this is a compare Chromebook features between capabilities, processor, specs performance, speed and battery life for an idea to Chromebook buying guide. Including good Chromebook for gaming with worth it, which most powerful chromebook that should I buy? Nowaday, commercially Chromebooks on the market are available brands such as Acer, Samsung, ASUS, Lenovo etc, comes with a price less than 200$ to multi hundred dollars and then would be perfect for you. This section, I suggest the affordable 11.6-inch Chromebooks by paying no more than 200 dollars but still the most effective.
Best Seller & Most Powerful Chromebook
Features / Models
Lenovo 100s 80QN0009US
|Reviews Rating||4.4 / 5||4.3 / 5||4.2 / 5||4.5 / 5|
|Display Size||11.6-inch HD 1366 x 768 pixels||11.6-inch HD 1366 x 768 pixels||11.6-inch HD 1366 x 768 pixels||11.6-inch HD 1366 x 768 pixels|
|Processors||Intel Celeron Turbo N2840 Dual-Core||Intel Celeron Dual-Core||Rockchip RK3288 Quad-Core||Intel Celeron N2840 Dual-Core|
|Speed||2.16 GHz||2.16 GHz||1.8 GHz||2.16 GHz|
|Operating System||Chrome OS||Chrome OS||Chrome OS||Chrome OS|
|Memory||2GB DDR3L SDRAM||2GB DDR3L SDRAM||4GB DDR3 SDRAM||2GB DDR3 SDRAM|
|Storage||16 GB SSD||16GB SSD||16GB SSD||16GB SSD|
|Graphics||Intel HD Graphics||Intel HD Graphics||Intel HD Graphics||Integrated|
|Connectivity||Bluetooth, Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi||Bluetooth, Wi-Fi||Bluetooth, Wi-Fi|
|Ports||USB3.0, HDMI, microSD card reader||USB3.0, HDMI, microSD card slot||USB3.0, HDMI, microSD card slot||USB3.0, HDMI, microSD slot|
|Weight||2.43 lbs.||2.65 lbs.||<2.00 lbs.||2.64 lbs.|
|Battery Life||9 hours||9 hours||13 hours||8 hours|
The above table is Chromebook speed comparison including capabilities and battery life. The most powerful Chromebook, I think the Rockchip RK3288 Quad-Core processor and 4GB RAM of ASUS C201 Chromebook is a best performance due use 4 cores, although a bit low speed but enough for most powerful serve to multitasking, internet and Google service. But do not forget the Acer CB3-131 with worth the price and most buyer reviews that have been a great feedback more than 2,100 reviews.
Chromebook battery life comparison: The ASUS C201 Win!, has a long lasting battery up to 13 hours.
Let’s see the features, advantages and reviews of each Chromebook as follows:
Acer CB3-131 model is a mid-price Chromebook for under $200 come with specs and performance available including most user review that great ever. The Intel Celeron N2840 Dual-Core processors 2.16 GHz with boost up turbo speed to 2.58 GHz powered high level specs and this Acer Chromebook has 1366 x 768 pixels of screen resolution that enough for IPS 11.6 inches high definition display and features no-glare Acer ComfyView. In addition, provides convenience by connecting wirelessly to the Bluetooth 4.0 and 802.11ac Wi-Fi allows you to fast communicate with other devices and the Internet with ease. Buy now, for 100 Gigabyte of 2-year free storage on Google Drive – gives you store and access your documents, images, music and more.
Relatively complemented by the left side of this Acer Chromebook 11 has a slot for SD Card for transfer data files, USB3.0, HDMI port for connected to TV or monitor or projector, and the right side including USB 2.0 and head phone jack. Above the display built-in webcam camera with resolution 1280 x 720 pixels for support to video call.
Pros: Fast boots up within 10 seconds, battery life for long time approx up to 9 hours per a charge, 2 speakers for HD audio, Built-in front camera, wireless connectivity with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. You able free storage 100GB on Google Drive for 2 years.
Cons: Not include CD/DVD drive
The new Samsung Chromebook 2 is a XE500C12-K01US model that is a bit little higher price than this group but equipped with a speed 2.16 GHz and over clocking up to 2.58 GHz processor. Overall features are similar the Acer CB3-131-C3SZ Chromebook, but give value for money more than $100 for convenient application pack includes AirDroid Premium (Remote Android Access Utility), Wunderlist Pro and Little Bridge Software for English learning app. In additional built-in security features to prevent your Chromebook from viruses and malware – user can download from Google’s Chrome Web Store. Suitable for use the field of education and instructional media.
Pros: This Chromebooks worth it with free Apps such as AirDroid Premium, Wunderlist Pro, and Little Bridge Software.
Cons: All games must be played according to the Web on your Chromebook, games can only be played in Chrome browser. The weight over the Acer.
This ASUS C201 Chromebook is another brand that’s very interesting because portable size, most lightweight at less than 2 pounds and features powerful Rockchip RK3288 Quad-Core 1.8 GHz processors and starting price $169 offers most RAM 2GB up to 4GB but under $200, and longest battery life with 13 hours. Along with you can open / edit MS Office files by using the free Google Docs or embedded editor QuickOffice and can free download Microsoft Office Online (the online version of Microsoft Office). Ensure your important information is secured by the reliability of the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) hardware security. The other specifications are the same as the two models that already mentioned.
Pros: Quad-core Processors, available 2GB or 4GB, long time battery up to 13-hour and lightest.
Cons: If possible, to increase the speed of the processor, but this is enough for multitasking applications and services from Google.
This Lenovo 100s is one of the best Chromebooks that equipped many features with not over 7 seconds for boot time. Use the same Acer CB3-131 processors with Intel Celeron N2840 Dual-Core 2.16 GHz. On the left is a power port, single HDMI port, a USB 3.0, an SD card reader and a headphone jack, the right side is a USB 2.0 port and a Kensington security lock slot for safety your Chromebook. You can spend very little money for owner of the Lenovo 100s but they are delivers best performance.
I have to check the Lenovo 100s Chromebook review on Amazon is a great feedback for 4.5 of 5 stars rating.
Pros: A price tag that would encourage more buying considered to be cheapest in this group.
Cons: Would be much better if the battery life was a little longer
All these Chromebooks are top popular that perfect for support for basic education needs such as internet browsing and Google service enthusiast. Choosing the right Chromebook 200 dollars for you.
Difference Between Chromebook and Laptop
The Chromebooks are available on the market 4-5 years and customers feedback response has been fantastic. Chromebook is computer that running on Chrome OS by Google development and cooperation with Acer and Samsung, which is different from a typical laptop that running Window and Linux system.
The Chromebook perfect for education, students and who want to surf the web or Internet, by using the features necessary to meet the Internet and services from only Google (Gmail, Google search engine, Google Plus, Google Maps, Google Drives, Google Docs, Google Play, YouTube, Hangouts etc.) thus making cheaper than laptops. If no logo Chromebook at cover area, look like the notebook. With a bit smaller than A4 paper size, lightweight like Ultrabook which is perfect for a school bag, making more popular for schools, organization and educational institutions. Equipped with various connection ports such as USB3.0, USB2.0 and HDMI. Suitable for students to pick up and very convenient due to lightweight, slim, compact and low cost.