The Acer Chromebook 516 GE, the company’s first Chromebook designed for cloud gaming, makes its premiere today. With it, users can instantly access entire PC and console games that are powered by the cloud and enjoy a top-tier gaming experience. With 12th Gen Intel® CoreTM processors, a quick 120Hz display, an RGB keyboard with anti-ghosting technology, cutting-edge DTS audio, and, most importantly, support for the top cloud gaming platforms like NVIDIA’s GeForce NOW, Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta), and Amazon Luna, the new Acer Chromebook 516 GE is equipped with the newest technology and features that matter most to gamers.
General Manager, Notebooks, IT Products Business, Acer Inc., “The Acer Chromebook 516 GE ushers in a new era of Chromebooks with a focus squarely on gaming; it combines the ideal collection of gaming hardware, game-streaming support for NVIDIA GeForce NOW’s top tier, and easy access to popular game titles from the leading cloud gaming platforms.” It is time to have more fun now that Chromebooks have cemented their status as essential tools for business, play, education, and personal productivity.
We can hardly wait for keen gamers to get their hands on the Acer Chromebook 516 GE. We believe this device will be game-changing for individuals looking for a method to play their favorite games with a hassle-free, smooth, and high-fidelity experience thanks to the wonderful combination of user-friendly software and superb hardware developed for smooth cloud gaming experiences. commented Chris Daniel, Google’s Director of Product for the ChromeOS Platform.
Exceptional Graphics and Performance on a Vibrant 120Hz Display
The highest performance level of NVIDIA GeForce NOW enables games to be streamed at up to 1600p and 120 frames per second with cutting-edge graphics capabilities like ray tracing and more. These games are streamed from NVIDIA GeForce NOW’s SuperPOD, a potent gaming supercomputer in the cloud.
Every feature of the Acer Chromebook 516 GE is created to encourage users to explore the world of gaming. The newest Chromebook is compatible with NVIDIA GeForce NOW’s highest performance tier, enabling next-generation cloud gaming on the Acer Chromebook 516 GE.
The Chromebook is powered by up to 12th Gen Intel Core i7 “P-series” processors for the most responsive performance and video decoding technology, perfect for cloud gaming, to augment these new graphics. One of the finest Chromebooks for gaming is the Acer Chromebook 516 GE, which also offers up to 256GB of PCIe NVMe SSD storage and 16GB of LPDDR4X RAM for even more responsiveness.
On its ultra-smooth, high-resolution WQXGA IPS (2560 x 1600) 120Hz display, the Acer Chromebook 516 GE displays breathtaking gaming graphics. In milliseconds… time, never miss an intense game. Beautiful visuals come to life on the 16-inch screen’s narrow bezel, which supports 100% of the sRGB color gamut and produces a wide variety of accurate, brilliant colors.