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CTL J5 Chromebook Receives Excellent Rating from PCMag.com

CTL’s Rugged Convertible Touchscreen Chromebook Earns High Marks for Durability, Battery Life, 4GB RAM and Affordable Price

The CTL J5 Chromebook recently earned high praise in a review by PCMag.com. This education-friendly rugged touchscreen Chromebook easily converts between laptop and tablet mode. In a July 25, 2016 PCMag.com review, this touchscreen Chromebook received an editor’s rating of Excellent, with four out of five stars. “If you need a compact Chromebook with a touch screen, the J5 should be on your list,” stated reviewer Joel Santo Domingo. Santo Domingo praised the J5 for its affordable price, rugged construction, 4GB memory and comfortable keyboard. The PCMag.com reviewer stated that one of the most impressive features of the CTL J5 Chromebook is its phenomenal 12 hour, 21 minute battery life, which is significantly longer than many competing models, according to Santo Domingo. To read the entire review, visit http://www.pcmag.com/review/346376/ctl-j5-chromebook.


CTL J5 rugged Chromebook spill proof keyboard

The J5 undergoing spill tests with water, hot coffee and Coca Cola.

CTL J5 Chromebook Withstands Rigorous Durability Testing

The CTL J5 Chromebook is unique for its versatility and durability. In recent testing, this rugged Chromebook underwent numerous tests including dust, salt spray, spills, altitude, drops, low/high temperature and humidity. The J5 was tested to withstand drops of up to three feet and was IPX5 certified for dust-resistance as well as IPX2 certified for water-resistance. Additionally, The J5 underwent three consecutive spill tests using water, hot coffee and Coca Cola. In each spill test, two ounces of each respective liquid was poured over the keyboard. The unit was then rotated 360 degrees so that the liquid could drain out and full functionality was reported after each test.  

CTL J5 Chromebook Features and Benefits

  • 11.6’’ HD (1366 x 768) 5 point touch 16:9 IPS Panel
  • 5-point capacitive touch screen
  • Intel Braswell N3060 processor (bursts to 2.48 GHz)
  • 16GB (expandable to 32GB) eMMC hard drive
  • Chrome OS
  • 1x combo audio jack
  • 2x USB 3.0 port
  • 1x HDMI
  • 1x Micro SD card
  • HD Web Camera
  • Up to 10 hours battery life


CTL Chromebooks Come with Enterprise Level Support and Services

All of CTL’s Chromebooks are available with a host of enterprise-level support and services. CTL provides IT solutions and classroom devices including CTL branded Chromebooks, Windows devices, and a host of enterprise level educational services such as professional development, custom logo painting, Pearson Education software and eTextbooks, asset tagging and much more.  To learn more about CTL’s professional development for educators, visit http://www.ctl.info/webinars. For more information on the CTL J5 Rugged Convertible Chromebook or other CTL products, contact CTL.


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