HP unveiled a new Chromebook. The HP Chromebook x2 as it is called has been tagged as “the world’s first detachable Chrome OS” tablet. The device features a 12.3-inch touchscreen (2400 x 1600 resolution), keyboard dock and stylus for input which will be sold for $599.
HP Chromebook x2 also sports a 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front camera, two USB-C port and a headphone jack.
Kevin Frost, Vice President and General Manager of Consumer Personal Systems at HP said:
The HP Chromebook x2 hits a trifecta for customers, combining the productivity of the Chrome OS and power of the world’s most-used app platform into a versatile form factor ideal for experiencing all the Google ecosystem has to offer
As the world’s first Chromebook detachable, it will unlock new ways for people to create, collaborate and consume within Chrome and the Google Play Store.
HP Chromebook x2 Specifications
- Brand: HP Chromebook x2
- OS: Chrome OS
- Colors: –
- Display: 12.3-inch, 2400 x 1600 pixel (Quad HD) display
- Touch Screen: Yes (Touchpad supporting multi-touch gestures)
- Display Type: QHD
- Processor Type: Intel Core M3-7Y30 Processor
- Clock-speed: 1 GHz base frequency, up to 2.6 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology
- Storage: 32GB
- microSD slot: Yes
System Memory (RAM)
- RAM: 4GB LPDDR3-1600 SDRAM (There is an option to double it i.e. 8GB)
- Rear camera: 13 MP
- Front camera: 5 MP
- Battery: 4-cell, 48 Wh lion battery, charging using 45W AC adapter
- Battery Type: Li-Ion
- Use Time: The batteries can run up to 10 hours
- Wi-Fi: Yes, Intel® 802.11b/g/n/ac (2×2)(19a)
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.2
- Ports: 2 USB-C 3.0 Gen 1 Ports
- Headphones: Yes
- Microphone Jack: Yes
- Video: Intel® HD Graphics 615
- Keyboard Type: Full-size island-style keyboard
HP Chromebook x2 Price and Availability
The Price is $599 and expected to be available by June 2018.
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