Acer Chromebox CXI4 with Intel Comet Lake coming in early 2021 for $260

Acer is updating Chromebox line of small form-factor desktop computers powered by Chrome OS with a new model sporting 10th-gen Intel Comet Lake processor options. The new Acer Chromebox CXI4 is set to hit the streets in the first quarter of 2021, when it will sell for $260 and up. Entry-level pricing will only get you […]

CTL Chromebox CBx2 supports up to a Core i7 Comet Lake processor

CTL is taking pre-orders for a new Chromebox powered by an Intel Comet Lake chips. The CTL Chromebox CBx2 is a 5.9″ x 5.8″ x 1.6″ desktop computer powered by Google’s Chrome OS operating system and a 15-watt, 10th-gen Intel Core processor with Intel UHD graphics. Prices start at $259, and the little computer will receive software […]

Acer Chromebox CXI3 with 7th (or 8th) gen Intel chips coming in June for $280 and up

Acer unveiled its latest Chrome OS mini-desktop computer at the Consumer Electronics Show in January, but the company didn’t provide any details about the price, release date, or even what kind of processor the new Acer Chromebox CXI3 would have. Now we have answers. According to product listings at internet retailers including CDW, TigerDirect, and […]

Some older Chromebooks won’t receive Meltdown & Spectre security patches

Intel and AMD are rolling out updates to help mitigate the impact of the recently disclosed Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities. Microsoft is rolling out security updates for Windows. Linux distributions are rolling out updates. Apple has updates for iOS and macOS, and Google has updates for Android and Chrome OS. But those last few may […]