Acer Chromebook Coming June 15 from $349

Today’s Google I/O keynote saw the unveiling of the Acer Chromebook, part of a one-two punch delivered as the next generation of Chrome netbooks. Acer’s option comes in as the lowest priced and features an 11.6-inch HD Widescreen CineCrystal backlit LED display, Intel Atom dual-core CPU, and built-in Wi-Fi with option world-more 3G. In addition, Acer’s Chromebook gets an HD webcam with noise┬ácanceling┬ámicrophone and plenty of connectivity including USB, memory card slot, and HDMI port. All of this in a package that weighs a mere 2.95 pounds and from a $349 price point. Here are more details on the specs:

  • 11.6″ HD Widescreen CineCrystalTM LED-backlit LCD
  • 2.95 lbs. | 1.34 kg.
  • 6 hours of continuous usage 1
  • Intel┬« AtomTM Dual-Core Processor
  • Built in dual-band Wi-Fi and World-mode 3G (optional)
  • HD Webcam with noise cancelling microphone
  • High-Definition Audio Support
  • 2 USB 2.0 ports
  • 4-in-1 memory card slot
  • HDMI port
  • Fullsize Chrome keyboard
  • Oversize fully-clickable trackpad

It can all be yours starting June 15th from Amazon or Best Buy. Head over to the Acer Chromebook forums to discuss.