Acer launches 3 new military grade Chromebook with water resistant from RM999!

Dated back to May 2011, Acer introduced its first Chromebook, a conventional laptop that runs on browser based operating system, Chrome OS. This time, Acer has upgraded some of their Chromebook product line with military grade durability and it has officially launched 3 new Chromebook today, starting from RM999!

Acer Chromebook R 11 738T


  • Chrome OS
  • 11.6 inches IPS display
  • Intel Celeron N3150 quadcore SoC
  • Webcam, BT4.0, stereo speakers
  • 294 x 204 x 19.2mm
  • 1.25KG
  • Available in black


The R11 is versatile laptop that can is 360° rotatable. It instantly transform itself to an Android tablet or a laptop whenever you want and it is light enough (1.25kg) to be carried around. Targeting business professional or casual user, the R11 also comes with Google Play Store and is powered by N3160 Celeron processor and supports USB 3.0 for lightning fast data transfer.


It is possible to play any Android games on this Chromebook!

Acer Chromebook for Work 14 CP5-471


  • Chrome OS
  • 14 inches HD display(1366 x 768 resolution)
  • Intel Core-i5,Intel HD Graphics 520
  • 8GB DDR3L RAM + 32GB eMMC
  • Bluetooth 4.0, webcam, HDMI, 2 x USB3.0 ports
  • 3950mAh battery for 12 hours battery life
  • 331 x 227 x 22.4mm
  • 1.45KG





As the name suggest, this Chromebook is built for office productivity which offers decent performance with Intel Core processor. It is beautifully designed and comes with military grade durability with display protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 that can withstand 60KG downwards pressure and impact from 45cm. The Cp5-471 chromebook also offers water resistance up to 330ml.


This chromebook also offers 12 hours of battery life and thus this is ideal for business professional who frequently outstation. The CP5-471 also comes with 3 years on-site warranty if anything goes wrong.

Acer Chromebook 11 N7 C731


  • Chrome OS
  • 11.6 inches HD display(1366 x 768 resolution)
  • Intel Celeron N2840
  • 2GB RAM + 16GB eMMc / 4GB RAM + 32GB eMMc
  • 3220mAh battery for 13 hours battery life
  • Bluetooth 4.0, webcam, HDMI
  • 303 x 207 x 21.75mm
  • 1.4KG

RRP:RM999(2GB RAM)/ RM1099(4GB RAM)



Similar with Chromebook for Work 14, the Chromebook 11 N7-C731 also offers water resistance up to 330ml of liquid splashes. Liquid is also soon displaced out from the bottom of laptop to prevent and reduce potential damages caused by short circuit. While its design doesn’t appear as appealing with the previous model, this chromebook also comes with military grade protection with impact resistance up to 122cm.


The Chromeboo 11 comes with 4GB RAM and 2GB RAM variant, priced at RM1099 and RM999 respectively. It also comes with 1 year International Travelers Warranty.


Acer Chromebox for Meetings CXV2 & Acer Chromebox CX12


Chromebox works similarly as a desktop CPU, which runs Chrome OS and preloaded wit over 30 thousands educational apps, available through the Chrome Web Store. The Chromebox CXV2, it is equipped with Intel Core i7 while the Chromebook CX12 comes with Intel Core i3, both specced with 4GB RAM and 16GB SSD. Both chromebook are primarily targeted towards professional users.


Acer Malaysia also provides installment plan as low as RM42/month for 24 months and offers trade in for old laptops and iPad. You can learn more about these on its official site or call Acer hotline at 1800-88-1288