Acer has today announced the world’s first Chromebase all-in-one desktop with Intel Core processors in the form of the new Chromebase 24 that was unveiled this week at CES 2016 taking place in Las Vegas.
The all-in-one Chromebase system is equipped with a 23.8-inch Full HD offering users a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels with IPS technology and the ability to also enjoy 10-point multi-touch functionality.
Acer explains a little more
The Chromebase 24, based on Chrome OS, will receive automatic updates every six weeks to ensure it always has the latest security and software installed. All data whether stored on the Chromebase or in the cloud are encrypted and protected by its TPM (Trusted Platform Module) 1.2 chip, which securely generates and stores cryptographic keys. Each time Chrome OS boots up, Verified Boot checks the integrity and validity of system files to ensure they have not been tampered with.
Intel Core processors provide the Chromebase 24 with outstanding performance, up to 8GB of DDR3L brings a smooth computing experience, and 802.11ac wireless or Gigabit Ethernet enables speedy network connectivity. Optimized for video conferencing, the Chromebase 24 incorporates four digital microphones, and can capture the perfect frame with the chassis that easily tilts from – 5° to 30°in addition to the adjustable HD webcam.
Gregory Bryant, Corporate Vice President and General Manager, Desktop Client Platforms Group, Intel
Intel Core processors work seamlessly with Chrome OS to deliver the incredible performance and graphics that consumers and businesses expect from an all-in-one desktop. With smooth video conferencing, a great HD video experience and ability to multi-task, the Acer Chromebase 24 with Intel Core is an exciting all-in-one design.
Unfortunately no information on pricing or worldwide availability has been released as yet by Acer, but as soon as information comes to light we will keep you updated as always.