The Acer R13 Chromebook Is Here – Get Specs and Pricing

The Acer R13 Chromebook is here- get specs and price.

The first Chromebook to use a chipset that’s never been used before is here. That’s the Acer Chromebook R13- powered by MediaTek’s MT8137C Quad-Core ARM Cortex processor. That’s a mouthful of words. If you’re not familiar with Chromebooks, or computer processors parts in general, Intel is the most popular brand on the planet. And Chromebooks … Read more

Acer Chromebook R13 Will Use a MediaTek Chipset – Not Intel

The Acer Chromebook R13 will feature a MediaTek chip.

A new chipset is in the works for Acer’s new Chromebook R13. Guess what chipset it uses? By chipset, I mean processor. It’s not ARM. It’s not Intel. It’s MediaTek. Specifically, the MT8173. Haven’t heard of them? Neither have I. After doing some research, the only information I could find is that they’re used in smartphones- … Read more