Acer has just announced two new Chromebooks for the education market, namely the Acer Chromebook Spin 512 (R853TA) and Acer Chromebook Spin 511 (R753T).

The Spin 511 comes with an 11.6-inch display with a 16:9 aspect ratio, while the Spin 512 sports a 12-inch screen with a 3:2 aspect ratio. Both are powered by the latest generation Intel N4500 and N5100 processors, and according to Acer, they will be offered with up to 8GB RAM and 64GB eMMC storage.

“The new Acer Chromebooks both have 360-degree hinges that make four different usage modes possible, enabling students to do more with their device. Plus, they have up to an 8MP MIPI world-facing camera to capture images and also an 88-degree wide-field-of-view HDR webcam for online classes and chats. For privacy, the device includes a physical shutter that can be closed at any time,” Acer explains in a press release today.

Both devices come with Wi-Fi 6 and feature two USB 3.2 Type-C ports, as well as two USB 3.2 Type… (read more)