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Acer Chromebook 11.6 Specs

11.6" HD Widescreen CineCrystal LED-backlit LCD
2.95 lbs / 1.34 kgs
6 hours of continuous usage
Intel Atom 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

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No news on hard drive size yet, which makes sense considering the idea behind the Chromebook, I imagine it is a tiny one since we should be storing everything in the cloud.
should be safe to assume the hard drive will be something around 8-16gb at most. anything more is gonna be redundant since your files are supposed to be stored online anyway.

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Well the hard drive wont really be all that necessary, Since everything is on a Cloud Network , since it will all be stored online on the Vast network! Ad for a Chrome OS Tablet i could only imagine hoe sweet it would be

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AS my pals and I are low-income pensioners, we abhor any possibility of extra expense in future for storage.

Acer 11" specs [ '14 build ] seem to maximize SD card slot to 2 GB.

Big news today !! Amazon selling Sandisk 64 GB SD cards for $18 USD !!

Has anyone actually tried a SD card larger than 2 GB ? I contacted Sandisk Support for info -- reply stated that Acer spec indicates that anything larger than 2 GB won't work.

This seems to be writer's opinion. I hope for an actual tryout result(s) for larger cards than 2 GB, rather than just an educated or otherwise guess.

Any anecdotal experiences with larger cards would be appreciated, since costs have dropped so severely these days ?

A Canadian penny-pincher.
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