For performance Acer Chromebook 512 has a bit better processor.
Chromebook 512 is cheaper.
The laptops have different operating systems, Acer Aspire 1 Blue 15″ has Windows 11 Home and Chromebook 512 has Chrome OS.
Aspire 1 Blue 15″ features a higher resolution screen (Full HD).
Aspire 1 Blue 15″ has a bigger screen. For portability Aspire 1 Blue 15″ is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.
Aspire 1 Blue 15″ has more SSD storage.
|Acer Aspire 1 Blue 15″ (AS1)||Acer Chromebook 512 (NX.A8GAA.001)|
|Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.|
|Intel Celeron Series||Intel Celeron N4020|
|Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.|
|Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.|
|Intel UHD Graphics||Intel UHD Graphics 600|
|Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)||HD Plus (1600 x 900 pixels)|
|2 lbs (0.91 kg)||3.09 lbs (1.4 kg)|
|Size (length x width x height)|
|15 x 14 x 1 inches||11.65 x 9 x 0.8 inches|
|(38.1 x 35.56 x 2.54 cm)||(29.59 x 22.86 x 2.03 cm)|
|Operating system (OS)|
|Windows 11 Home||Chrome OS|
|120gb SSD||32gb SSD|
|October 30, 2022||May 31, 2022|
|Amazon.com List Price|
|Amazon.com Lowest New Price|
|Amazon.com Lowest Used Price|
|Buy on Amazon.com||Buy on Amazon.com|
Portable and Ultra-thin design; Windows 11 Home; Intel Dual Core Celeron N4500 (1. 1 GHz, up to 2. 8 GHz, 4 MB cache) + Intel UHD Graphics
15.6in FHD (1920x1080) IPS ComfyView, Wide Viewing Angle, anti-glare Display with BlueLightShield technology to reduce eye strain; Narrow-bezel design; Two built-in stereo speakers and built-in digital microphone
4GB DDR4 memory (Expansion Slot Available); 128GB High Speed eMMc; Precision Touchpad; HD Webcam; Intel HD Graphics; Long Lasting battery
Gigabit Ethernet; Powerful WiFi IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac + Bluetooth 5; HDMI; 1-USB 2.0 Ports; 2- USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A Ports; 1- Network (RJ-45); Long Battery Life
Chromebook runs on Chrome OS - an operating system by Google that is built for the way we live today. It comes with built-in virus protection, updates automatically, boots up in seconds and continues to stay fast over time. (Internet connection is required).
All the Google apps you know and love come standard on every Chromebook, which means you can edit, download, and convert Microsoft Office files in Google Docs, Sheets and Slides
With the Google Play Store, you can access a rich library of apps, games, music, movies, TV, books, magazines, and more, all from your Chromebook.
Chromebooks come with built-in storage for offline access to your most important files and an additional 100GB of Google Drive space to ensure that all of your files are backed up automatically
Acer Chromebook 512 Comes with - Intel Celeron N4020 | 12.0" HD plus (1366 x 912) IPS Display | 4GB LPDDR4, | 32GB eMMC | Intel Wireless-AC 9560 802.11ac Gigabit WiFi 5 | MIL-STD 810G