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Laptops for Email and Presentations Under C$500

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C$243.94

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This HP Chromebook is the Notebook all students have been looking for, with its excellent capacity for essay-writing, note-taking and conducting research through its easily accessible interface and quick start-up process. While you may be concerned to take your laptop into the classroom, this laptop has almost indestructible rubber edges that prevent it from being eaten by the dog - like your homework. Give your learning a 21st-century update with the Chromebook's touchscreen, providing you with an interactive way to learn with resources at a simple click of the finger. This also gives you access to the Chromebook's web-enabled apps which can boost your learning in a fun and enjoyable way. Parents - if you are worried about your kid's computer use, the Chromebook is pure simplicity, enabling students to access the web quickly and efficiently while having enough power to create a reliable work station, but without added distractions.

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C$319.00
C$249.00

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Students, office workers, and casual browsers will fall in love with this cute little powerhouse. However, don't be fooled by the cuteness. This HP Chromebook's design and specs shows that it can cope with demand while looking fantastic. The Intel® Celeron® processor 2 means that you get a fast laptop that won't struggle to multi-task, and your battery life will last, too. For those that get a lot of use from video chats, there are some high-quality visuals involved here, and for Google Hangouts or Skype, there's plenty of viewing angle. What's more, the lovely bonus of noise suppression software means that you get little in the way or background noise. The Intel® HD Audio delivers sound quality that's clear and free from distortion, and the visual from its HD screen are lively and perfectly animated. For low-demand tasks like Facebook or Twitter scrolling you'll get maximum speed, and for more labor-intensive jobs it's not going to struggle either. It's a tank that hides its power in design.

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C$249.99

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If you need a simple and no-fuss laptop to take you through everyday tasks and duties of school, the HP Chromebook 11 Education Edition has you covered. Its reliable capacity stems from the Intel dual-core processor and efficient DDR3L memory for seamless multitasking and bouncing between apps. Driven by Intel HD Graphics, the 11.6-inch display has a resolution of 1366x768 for crisp and clear visuals while browsing the web, composing assignments and streaming media. The outstanding battery life lasts up to 12 hours and 30 minutes, meaning you can take notes, watch videos and chat with friends through a full day on campus without having to worry about charging. The Chromebook builds upon this portability with a thin and lightweight frame that's easy to carry around. On top of that, the co-moulded rubber edges and spill-resistant keyboard make this a tough and dependable choice. Designed for speed, simplicity and security, the Chrome Operating is an easy-to-use interface with automatic updates and robust virus protection.

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C$313.00

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Professionals who work online will love nothing more than an Acer Chromebook. Notorious for their high performance and impressive durability, this Chromebook is a wonder to look at and use. Sleek corners and a beautiful white coloring make this laptop ultra-modern. Ideal for students and professionals alike, this is the perfect companion for those who do a lot of web browsing, streaming content, or video calling their friends. The Acer has an Intel Celeron N3060 dual-core processor which can easily handle any online application and allows speedy surfing of the internet. You also get a compact 11.6 inch HD display that'll make viewing your content a breeze and joy. Plus, because you don't have a heavy operating system in the background, you also get a long battery life with up to 10 hours of use from a single charge. The Acer Chromebook 11 CB3 is just what you need if you like to spend time in Cyberspace.

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C$484.00
C$314.21

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The Acer Chromebook 14 is a solid powerhouse of a Chromebook, complete with a very minimalist look that has an air of sophistication. Plus, with its 12 hors of battery life, you'll remain energized throughout the entire work day. Don't be fooled by its slim and elegant appearance, though. This Chromebook is an absolute tank when it comes to knocks and drops, with the Corning® Gorilla® Glass only adding to the durability. It's fast too, with the Intel processor making multitasking seamless and without lag, while the addition of a USB C port will make data transfer incredibly swift. The 14-inch screen is made possible by the incredibly thin bezel, meaning that your eyes will happily feast on the full HD2 display. Professionals will live the wide angle HD webcam that means you can fit more people into the shot when video conferencing, while students will appreciate the dual-array digital microphones that can let you chat with family or friends without the distraction of background noise. Sleek, fast, and massively portable, this is a Chromebook on a mission.

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C$349.99

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Designed for student but perfect for professionals, this is a tough laptop indeed. The optional touchscreen can be useful if you select this option, with its multitouch display that makes app management much easier. Even if you skip over the touchscreen, you're still left with a good sized screen that's in HD and comes with a cool backlight. With portability in mind, it's no wonder that this laptop is light and slim, but that doesn't have a negative effect on either power or durability. This is one tough laptop, but it's powered by some Intel® processors and great onboard Intel® HD Graphics so it's got the power to keep you going through work or play. The perfect finishing touch is the Intel® HD Audio which will make your Spotify sound flawless or your YouTube videos sound as crisp as imaginable. Whether it's for getting down to your homework, starting a new online lesson plan, or kicking back with Reddit, this laptop will do the job and do it well.

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  • Regular Look
C$350.00

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  • Cute & Pretty Look
C$392.62
C$360.00

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What's this, another Chromebook? You may be wondering what makes this one so different, well, let us tell you. The Acer Chromebook CB3 is effortlessly modern and sexy with its white coloring and compact design. The Widescreen IPS LED-backlit Display is 11.60-inches of marvelling visuals and beautiful clarity, and the Intel HD Graphics makes watching videos and viewing photos even more delightful. The addition of MIMO 802.11ac wireless tech means that you'll never struggle to get online and start surfing, and this snazzy little Chromebook even comes with a USB 3 port. What else could you need or want? What about a battery life of nine hours and a lightweight that makes carrying the device around as easy as pie? Well, the Chromebook CB3 has got your back. For browsing online or watching your favorite films, this Chromebook is an absolute pleasure to use. You'll find it difficult to beat, that's for sure.

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  • Cool Look
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  • Windows
C$372.99

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The HP Stream is a fun, nimble, and colorful laptop for those who need a basic workstation that allows them to complete tasks such as completing homework and watching their favorite shows and films. Designed in a vibrant purple color, this laptop is the life of the party when it comes to coloring and design: smooth, rounded corners, vivid purple exterior, and beautifully modern white keys - this laptop is a loud and vivacious machine. While the Stream is by no means a powerhouse, this machine can complete the most basic of tasks, and complete them well. Designed with simplicity in mind, the Stream is ideal for high school students or those who needs a laptop for the sake of internet surfing, streaming, long battery life, and portability. With a standard 4GB of RAM, this laptop offers all the features you want, without slowing you down and causing you issue.

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C$404.74

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What if we told you that a Chromebook that doubles up as a tablet exists? You may call us a liar, but in actual fact, you'd be wrong. The Chromebook R 11 is simply beautiful and incredibly productive, giving users the best of both worlds. The touchscreen alone is amazing, and responds intuitively to both touch and gestures, making this a sleek and beautiful machine to work on. To make it even better, this Chromebook also comes preloaded with MIMO 802.11ac wireless technology, meaning that it's amazingly quick to connect and play online, or if you want to chat with your friends, video chats are made easily with the built-in webcam that supports Dynamic Range imaging for crystal clear images, too. Overall, this is a great Chromebook that will suit either students or professionals, and the addition of Intel® IPT means that office workers will keep their data that bit more secure. For a minimalistic laptop that combines beauty with power and convenience, look no further.

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  • Windows
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  • Touchscreen
C$408.50

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C$459.58
C$449.99

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For everyday basic use, it's hard to beat this sleek and impressive HP Chromebook 14. If you're looking for a laptop that lets you do the basics, like browsing the web, emailing, or even some basic photo editing, then this will certainly do the job while looking incredibly attractive, too. This Chromebook is a superbly sleek looking laptop that certainly looks the part, and the power that it packs into its slim chassis is a delightful surprise. The Intel HD graphics only add to the quality, with the inbuilt webcam doing a good job of making Skype an enjoyable experience with crisp visuals. You'll even be able to engage in video editing on this Chromebook, because the Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology is already loaded so that you can get straight to sharing your video creations with your audience - perfect for creatives! To top it all off, the 14-inch screen is the ideal size for watching your own videos or streaming films, and completes the look and practicality of this elegant and enjoyable Chromebook.

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C$449.99

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C$811.00
C$457.06

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The Acer Chromebook is a student's dream and has been specially designed to meet the intensity of student life; it can also make dreaded group presentations easier, with its wireless speed up to 3 times faster than normal laptops and easily shareable data with its USB 3.0 ports. With the Acer Chromebook 11 HD, you can welcome ultra-performance and durability with welcome arms, making your life much easier and more interesting. Designed to help you work well and on a laptop that's luxurious, speedy and portable, this Chromebook is a must for all students. Work well, but also play well with its vivacious imagery and crisp clarity. Designed robustly, one of the thrills of this laptop is that you do not need to worry about spills. This super suave and beautifully designed laptop will make you the envy of the classroom. The next time you're looking for a well-designed laptop with innovative features, look no further.

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  • Regular Look
  • Touchscreen
C$459.99

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  • Cool Look
  • Cute & Pretty Look
  • Use as Tablet
  • Touchscreen
C$467.49

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Dubbed one of the cheapest Chromebooks on the market that comes with a touchscreen, the Acer Chromebook R 11 Convertible is a sturdy workhorse that is ideal for those people looking for online capability. The touchscreen is this Chromebook's biggest and most impressive feature, and because of its overall minimalist design, this laptop is sexy, compatible, and fantastic for those seeking an attractive laptop that can flip into a tablet. The Acer Chromebook R 11 Convertible is light, compact, and largely crafted from white plastic that exudes a simple and modern aesthetic, while its textured white metal panel for the lid of this laptop feels great and is incredibly sophisticated. For those who are looking for an option that makes for easy day to day use, this touchscreen option will get you through your tasks efficiently, while the 720p webcam will make video calls incredibly easy to indulge in. Plus, with built-in virus protection and automatic updates, you can also rest assured your work will be in safe hands.

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  • Windows
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  • Touchscreen
C$835.00
C$467.82

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The Acer TravelMate Spin is the perfect addition to any suitcase, meeting all of your vacation and business needs in one simple and accessible device. The best thing about this device is its convertible nature. Whether you want to scroll through your holiday pictures or catch up on excess work over the holidays, this Acer TravelMate can be flipped from laptop to tablet form with a simple flex of the screen. This will allow you to be able to use your laptop for a range of different purposes, from replying to that email build-up and scribbling memories on your notes. With its 64 GB storage capacity and 4 GB internal memory, this laptop will give you the chance to store all those photos and documents that you need to take with you wherever you go without the worry of a full memory capacity. Additionally, the 1280 x720 pixel front camera can give you the chance to speak to family members and communicate with business associates whilst abroad.

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C$481.14

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The Acer TravelMate is perfect for students who love to learn their own way. Its convertible features allow you to flip/fold the beautiful IPS screen to whatever vantage point suits you - whether you like to get close and personal with your work or relax at a distance. The 360-degree hinge gives you the opportunity to utilize four modes so that you have unbeatable flexibility, whereas its enhance structural features of a pressure resistant screen and reinforced rubber sides adds extra protection, so it doesn't get battered by the rigors of student life. The more notable features, however, is the ability to write down your thoughts and notes, or even draw, through the Windows Ink, so that you can capture your creativity through the Acer Active Stylus3. This top of the class tech is fantastic so that you can turn your thoughts into clear actions, improving the relation between work-day productivity and being able to relax at the end of the day.

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  • Presentations
  • Regular Look
C$499.99

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The sleek, silver chassis already makes this a visually appealing device, so you'll be pleased to know that this doesn't just excel when it comes to looks. As well as all of the standard bells and whistles that you normally get with a Chromebook, this Acer throws in some nice treats too. The chassis is made from an aluminum alloy, so it's as hardy as it is beautiful, but the screen is a mindblower. With the choice of HD or Full HD, you'll be hard pressed to choose, but whichever you opt for you're still getting 14-inches of anti-glare screen that comes with IPS tech as standard. The impressive 12 hours of battery life makes it easy to untether yourself from the wall, and the dual-band MIMO technology means that you'll rarely struggle to get online either. Should we say more? Of course! Style, strength, and impressive durability makes this Chromebook a complete game changer.

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