Acer has unveiled its latest addition to the Chromebook Plus lineup with the Acer Chromebook Plus 514 (CB514-4H/T), catering to users seeking a combination of performance, portability, and durability while leveraging the AI-powered capabilities of ChromeOS.

James Lin, General Manager of Notebooks at Acer Inc., emphasized the device’s portable design, 14-inch Full HD display, and performance-oriented technology as key features addressing the evolving needs of students, businesses, families, and individuals.

The Chromebook Plus 514 builds upon Acer’s commitment to enhancing Chromebook performance and user experiences. It boasts upgraded hardware designs, including improved displays and cameras, alongside powerful productivity, creativity, and multimedia capabilities.

Powered by an Intel Core i3-N305 processor and 8 GB of LPDDR5 RAM, the Chromebook Plus 514 offers responsive performance and efficient multitasking, ideal for running AI-powered apps like Google Docs and Photos, streaming content in full HD, or engaging in multimedia tasks such as movie-making with LumaFusion. The device ensures prolonged usage with up to 11 hours of battery life on a single charge.

Featuring a 14-inch Full HD display with IPS technology and wide viewing angles, the Chromebook delivers vibrant visuals, making it suitable for graphic design, photo editing, and multimedia consumption. Additionally, users have the option of touch- and non-touch models with anti-glare coating for enhanced usability in various lighting conditions.

The Chromebook Plus 514 prioritizes connectivity and conferencing with Wi-Fi 6E support and advanced webcam features like Temporal Noise Reduction (TNR) and AI-powered enhancements for clarity and lighting. It also offers privacy features such as a physical shutter for the webcam and microphone mute.

In line with Acer’s sustainability initiatives, the Chromebook Plus 514 incorporates eco-friendly features, including recycled materials, sustainable packaging, and energy-efficient design. It is also compliant with U.S. MIL-STD 810H standards for durability.



Acer Chromebook Plus 514



Operating System



14.0″ display with IPS (In-Plane Switching) technology, Full HD (1920×1080), high brightness Acer ComfyView LED-backlit TFT LCD, integrated multi-touch optional


Intel Core i3-N305 processor (6 MB Smart Cache, 1.8 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 up to 3.8 GHz)


Intel UHD Graphics


8 GB of onboard LPDDR5 SDRAM system memory


Up to 512 GB, PCIe Gen 3, 8 Gb/s, NVMe

Dimensions (mm & inch)

326.87 (W) x 224.93 (D) x 20.5 (H) mm (12.87 x 8.86 x 0.81 inches)


1.43 kg (3.15 lbs.)


53 Wh 3-cell Li-ion battery, fast charging

Battery life

11 hours


Wi-Fi 6E Wireless LAN


OceanGlass touchpad


Two USB Type-C ports (supporting DisplayPort, and USB charging), two USB Type-A ports, MicroSD card reader


Full HD camera with privacy shutter, Facial Auto Exposure, Temporal Noise Reduction


Specs may vary depending on the model and/or region. All models subject to availability

Availability and Price

For education and enterprise users, the Chromebook Plus 514 is available with Chrome Education Upgrade and Chrome Enterprise Upgrade, respectively, offering seamless device management and enhanced security features.

The Acer Chromebook Plus 514 (CB514-4H/T) will be available in North America starting at $399.99 in May and EMEA starting at EUR 479 in June. Specific configurations, prices, and availability may vary by region. For more information, interested individuals can contact their nearest Acer office or visit the Acer website.

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