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Acer Chromebase Information

The Acer Chromebase is a discontinued Chromebase manufacturered by Acer to target the consumer market. The Acer Chromebase was released on August 01 of 2015 and will receive operating system security and feature updates until August 31 of 2020.

The Acer Chromebase is currently discontinued and will no longer receive operating system updates from Google or the Manufacturer. This could potentially leave your device vulnerable to newly discovered security threats that may go unpatched if discovered after October 31 of 2019. Your device will still continue to function for several years past the EOL date but may not support newer web standards that were released after October 31 of 2019.

Pricing and Availability

Amazon

The Acer Chromebase is currently not available on Amazon.com. Since this is a discontinued Chromebase, it is not likely that it will be restocked on Amazon. If you still wish to purchase this model, you will need to look at the used market.

eBay

eBay is one of the largest marketplaces for both new and used ChromeOS. You can check to see if this Chromebase is available for sale on eBay by clicking here and searching for the "Acer Chromebase".

Hardware Information

System Specifications

The Acer Chromebase is a arm based Chromebase powered by a NVIDIA Tegra K1 clocked at 1.7 GHz with 4 GB of RAM. As far as built-in storage, the Acer Chromebase has 16 GB of local disk space. The Acer Chromebase runs code built for the arm architecture.

Product Status Active
Manufacturer Acer
Device Form Factor Chromebase
Processor NVIDIA Tegra K1
(Clocked at 1.7 GHz)
Architecture arm
RAM 4 GB
Storage 16 GB
Board Codename nyan_kitty

Displays

Feature
Screen Resolution 21.5 Inch 1920 x 1080
Touchscreen Yes

Ports

Panel Port List
Rear I/O {DCIN}, {Ethernet}, HDMI, 2xvUSB20
Right I/O {HeadphoneMicrophone}, {USBA-30}, DisplayPort

Hardware Controls

  • Power Button Location : Keyboard

Software Information

ChromeOS Features

ChromeOS Plus false

Linux/Virtualization Support

Most ChromeOS devices manufactured after 2017 officially have the ability to run most Linux GUI and Command Line Applications via the built-in Linux Container system provided by ChromeOS. This feature is activated in the ChromeOS Developer Settings. If you are using a managed ChromeOS device from a school or business, they may restrict the ability to access the ChromeOS Linux runtime.

Linux Support No
Linux GPU Support No
Parallels Support No

Accessories