Chromebooks for the Classroom

Lenovo recently came out with 3 new Chromebooks—the 500e, 300e, and 100e. Perfect for the classroom, these devices are affordable options for schools. Complete with a rugged design, these lightweight, portable laptops have mechanically anchored keys, rubber bumpers, and reinforced ports and hinges. Did we mention that these Chromebooks were tough? They are drop-resistant up to 29.5 inches, which is about the height of a school desk, plus they resist spills up to 1.39 cups. These devices boast up to 10 hours of battery life, and they come with support for Google Classroom and G Suite for Education.

Chromebooks 500e

500e: Adaptable and Classroom-Tough

The durable, 2-in-1 500e has an 11.6-inch HD IPS touchscreen display with a Gorilla® Glass screen to help resist damage. It features a 360-degree hinge that offers 4 modes of interaction—laptop, tablet, tent, and stand—so it can adapt to meet any need and learning style. The 500e is designed with 2 cameras, plus it has a built-in stylus that you can garage in the laptop when not in use.

Tech Specs
Processor: Intel® Celeron® Quad-Core N3450
Memory: 4 GB or 8 GB
Storage: 32 GB or 64 GB
Ports: 2 USB-C, 2 USB 3.0, micro SD card reader, audio combo jack

Chromebook 300e

300e: Durable and Versatile

The 2-in-1 300e has an 11.6-inch HD IPS touchscreen display, and similar to the 500e, it is designed with a versatile, 360-degree hinge for 4 different modes of learning and engagement. Students can even use a standard No. 2 pencil on the screen, thanks to the 300e’s enhanced touch technology.

Tech Specs
Processor: MediaTek MTK 8173C
Memory: 4 GB
Storage: 32 GB
Ports: 1 USB-C, 1 USB 3.0, HDMI, SD card reader, audio combo jack

Chromebook 100e

100e: Rugged and Budget-Friendly

The 100e has an 11.6-inch HD display. Although it doesn’t have a touchscreen display, the 100e is designed with anti-glare technology to reduce eye strain. The more traditional style does not have a convertible design, but it is a great budget-friendly option for the classroom.

Tech Specs
Processor: Intel® Celeron® N3350
Memory: 4 GB
Storage: 32 GB
Ports: 2 USB-C, 2 USB 3.0, micro SD card reader, audio combo jack

Want to learn more about the 3 new Chromebooks and what they can offer for your school? Talk to one of our experts today!


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