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Chromebook Vs. Chromebook: Measuring Acer's C910, C740

The massive Chromebook 15 C910 dominates in size and processing power, but the smaller C740 wins for on-the-go productivity.
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Durability 
Both Chromebooks were built to last, withstanding bumps and bruises. Both the C910 and C740 are built with reinforced covers that can handle up to 60kg of force, Acer reports. The corners of each device can withstand drops up to 45cm without damage. Acer's C740 is a bit more rugged, with extended hinges that can handle extra twisting.
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Durability

Both Chromebooks were built to last, withstanding bumps and bruises. Both the C910 and C740 are built with reinforced covers that can handle up to 60kg of force, Acer reports. The corners of each device can withstand drops up to 45cm without damage. Acer's C740 is a bit more rugged, with extended hinges that can handle extra twisting.

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6/4/2015 | 12:50:57 PM
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@JediSQL I'm still trying to get over the fact that they required Chromebooks for third graders - what?! That aside, the C720 seems like a great machine for a kid. Inexpensive and built to withstand bumps and drops.
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