There are lots of differences, as many as between a station wagon and a more recent convertible coupe.
I guess that all my complaining in every venue I could find is starting to pay off.
YESTERDAY ACER POSTED 'updated' INFORMATION AND MANUALS FOR THE R11s.
View and Download Acer Chromebook 11 Series user manual online. Chromebook 11 Series Laptop pdf manual download.
However what's there now is still lame and very incomplete. A hardware manufactures user manual should thoroghly cover the hardware and its care and use, not devote 2/3 of the manual to how to. 'drive' or find a parts store, to use an automotive analogy.
As far as I can tell, all Acer did was put an 'R' on the cover and change the line drawings of the sides of the case. The cover still shows a black generic Acer laptop. There's not even a casual mention of the tent, display or tablet modes.
I downloaded user manuals from Lenovo and Samsung for comparison. They don't have an
as pretty a three year old overview of ChromeOS as this manual does, but they do cover the fact that the display folds and some precautions.
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Lenovo and HP seem to always have better manuals, but needing to use their manuals is like buying a Lexus and then working from a Honda Civic Owners Manual.
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