Chrome os system Google Continues to gain interest from manufacturers: HP and Acer are exhibiting Mobile New and improved; Toshiba And Assos are also joining the celebration with the first products that are all based on Haswell chips
Google's free operating system based on the Chrome browser has become the favorite of quite a few users who need a cheap computer that will allow them to surf the net and perform a few more basic activities (as evidenced by the fact that the current סמסונג And Acer are at the top of the bestseller list Amazon For quite some time).
Now Google and Intel announce On a number of new and updated Chromebooks (and also Chromebooks) that will be launched in the coming months - get to know the new generation of ultra-cheap laptops.
For now only Acer and-HP Revealed significant details about their new Chrome OS products.
Acer's new Chromium (now called The New Acer Chromebook) is a continuation To C7 Which gained considerable popularity thanks to a ridiculous price tag of $ 200. In the new laptop you will find an 11.6-inch screen with a resolution of 1366 × 768, a significantly lighter and thinner body than the C7 (19 millimeters vs. 25.5 millimeters and 1.25 kilograms vs. 1.36 kilograms), HDMI connection, a pair of connections USB, An SD card slot and a seven-second boot time guarantee.
The biggest upgrade in Acer's new Chromebook is without a doubt the transition from the Salron processor from the Sandy Bridge generation to the new Haswell generation processor. The Acer did not specify what specific model the upgraded laptop will offer, but even if it is once again a product from the Celeron family, we will see a significant improvement in performance and a huge improvement in battery life - the new Chromebook should offer life battery Of up to eight and a half hours, while the C7 offered my life battery Of only about four hours.
|The new Chromebooks are being unveiled about a week after Google launched Google Chrome Apps -
Based applications chromium That can work either offline or through the browser
And should take the Chrome OS system another step towards a direct competition against Windows And MacOS
Like its predecessor, Acer's new Chromium will give buyers free 100GB cloud storage for up to two years in the "Google Drive - a volume that should be a substitute for the absence of volume storage Significant physical device (the C7 contained memory A minimum volume flash of 16GB intended for basic operating system applications).
Mobile OS New Chrome OS Acer It seems like a big improvement over the previous laptop - if the Acer can keep the minimum price tag, there is no doubt that the new device will also be very popular.
Chromebook 14, HP's new Chromebook, looks just as interesting as Acer's - you'll find a 14-inch screen with a resolution of 1366 × 768 pixels (one of the options that comes with a low price tag, unfortunately), chip Core The USB flash drive, the internal storage unit based on 16GB flash memory, the HDMI connection, a pair of USB connections (one USB 2.0 and one USB 3.0), SD card slot, front camera, less than 7 seconds boot time, 100GB storage on Google Drive For two years, battery Which should suffice for nine and a half hours of work.
The Chromebook 14 is made of plastic with a rubber finish and offers a thickness of 20.5 millimeters and a weight of approximately 1.85 kilograms. Chromebook 14 HP Offered in three colors - "classic" white and bright, flashy and unique turquoise or red.
The strong turquoise and red colors of the mobile phone probably will not fit everyone (that's why the seemingly neutral white model seems to exist), but we believe there will be quite a few consumers who will be fascinated by them.
|Obtaining a chrombook in this country is not a simple task, which usually reverses the final price of the product
For much less attractive - hopefully this too will change with the arrival of the new generation of products
God-HP Chromebook 14 will start selling in the next few months at a starting price of $ 299.
Google has announced that two new manufacturers will join the Chrome OS family in the coming months - Asus to launch a mini-home computer (Chromebox) and Toshiba to offer a Chromebook mobile. The technology giant has not provided technical details on the two new products beyond what both will be based on Processors The Hasswell Section.
|Asus' Chromobox (on the left) looks like a more compact version of Samsung's Chrombox Last year.
The cactus of Toshiba (Right) looks like Mobile Slightly smaller or the same size as the HP 14 Chromebook
We'll keep track of the new Chromobox and update you.