Acer C720 vs Lenovo N20p

Posted on 20 September 2014 by


Acer C720

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Vs

Lenovo N20p

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These two Chromebooks look very similar, weigh very similar and have the same screen size but they’re for very different audiences. The Acer C720 has a classic laptop design while the Lenovo N20p has a rotating screen. There’s a big difference in the CPU being used too. Check out the comparison tool, video and specifications below.

Acer C720
Advantages

Lenovo N20p
Advantages

  • 2X processing power
  • Better keyboard
  • Good speakers
  • Good value for the processing power
  • Full size HDMI port
  • Upgradeable SSD
  • Fold-back, stand-mode touchscreen
  • Low power CPU
  • Fanless (silent)
  • Better battery life.

 


Acer C720 Chromebook Vs Lenovo N20p Chromebook Editors Evaluation

Use our editors ratings to find a solution. By rating each criteria based on your requirements you'll find a 'Winner' shown at the bottom of the table.

Acer C720 Chromebook Lenovo N20p Chromebook
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ConnectivityNot important
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SensorsNot important
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Battery LifeNot important
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ProductivityNot important
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Acer C720 Chromebook Specifications

Specifications (base version)
Manufacturer Acer
Model name C720 Chromebook
CPU type Intel Celeron 2955U
CPU speed 1400 Mhz
Graphics Intel HD Graphics
OS Google Chrome OS
Display Size
11.6" 1366 X 768
Screen Type
LED-Backlit LCD
Touch Technology
No Touchscreen
RAM 2048 MB
SSD 16 GB
Battery capacity 44 (Wh)
Weight 1360g / 48 oz.
Size (w/h/d mm) 288/19/99.9 mm
Size (w/h/d inches) 11.3/0.7/3.9

Physical Interfaces
DC-in
HDMI
Line-out / Headphone (3.5mm)
SDXC (SDHC, SD Compatible)
USB 2.0
USB 3.0 (x1)

Wireless Interfaces
802.11 a/b/g/n
BT 4.0
No Wireless WAN (e.g. 3G cellular)

Additional Specs and Accessories (can vary)
AC Adaptor
Microphone
Multitouch Touchpad
Stereo speakers
WebCam

Acer C720 Chromebook News

Latest NewsDate
Acer C720 Chromebook Review by Notebookcheck.net29/09/14
Acer C720 Chromebook Amazon Link21/08/14

Product Notes
The C720 runs on a Haswell-architechture CPU which is more powerful than the Baytrail-M platforms. Also available with touchscreen (C720P)

Lenovo N20p Chromebook Specifications

Specifications (base version)
Manufacturer Lenovo
Model name N20p Chromebook
CPU type Intel Celeron N2830
CPU speed 2160 Mhz
Graphics Intel HD (Gen 7 Baytrail)
OS Google Chrome OS
Display Size
11.6" 1366 X 768
Screen Type
LED-Backlit LCD
Touch Technology
Multi-touch
RAM 2048 MB
SSD 16 GB
Battery capacity 34.8 (Wh)
Weight 1297g / 45.8 oz.
Size (w/h/d mm) 294/18/99.9 mm
Size (w/h/d inches) 11.6/0.7/3.9

Physical Interfaces
DC-in
HDMI (Micro)
Line-out / Headphone (3.5mm)
SDXC (SDHC, SD Compatible)
USB 2.0
USB 3.0 (x1)

Wireless Interfaces
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
BT 4.0
No Wireless WAN (e.g. 3G cellular)

Additional Specs and Accessories (can vary)
AC Adaptor
Capacitive Touchscreen
Keyboard
Microphone
Multitouch Touchpad
Stereo speakers
WebCam
Fanless

Lenovo N20p Chromebook News

Latest NewsDate
Notebookcheck Review: Lenovo N20 Chromebook22/11/15
Lenovo N20p review - Itechtriad13/10/14
Lenovo N20p Review by Notebookcheck29/09/14
Slashgear: Lenovo N20P Review15/09/14
Lenovo N20p Chromebook first impressions report01/09/14
Lenovo N20p Chromebook Manufacturers Site21/08/14

Product Notes
Available with 16 or 32GB RAM. Non-touch, non convertible is the N20.

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Notes
Editors Comparison Version: Alpha V3.0 - 29 Feb 2014 (Alpha - Features may change)
Ratings shown are the latest entries entered by an expert/admin
Thanks to Bryan Cryer and Steve Litchfield for interactive code.