Tag Archives: Chromebook

Chromebooks Serve A Specific Purpose, And The Pixel Defeats It

Google has just announced the Chromebook Pixel, and I have to say I’m extremely disappointed. And probably not for the reasons you are. Yes, it’s $1300. It only has a 32GB SSD, it only runs web apps, and its battery life is not extraordinary. There is nothing in there that costs $1300, nothing. But that’s fine, people might buy it for the looks and the… Read more

Google Unveils Chromebook Pixel, High Res Touchscreen For $1300

After a few rumors of a Chromebook Pixel and others of a touch screen Chromebook, we have an official announcement. Google has unveiled the Chromebook Pixel, a 12.85 inch notebook running their Chrome OS. The screen has been supercharged with a 2560×1700 resolution in a 3:2 format. It clocks in at a very impressive 239 pixels per inch and a very… Read more

HP Launches Its New Pavilion 14 Chromebook

HP just launched its Pavilion 14 Chromebook, and it’s quite the disappointment. The HP Chromebook, while having a bigger display, is much more bulkier and expensive compared to the other Chromebooks. It retails at $329.99, and features an Intel x86 processor instead of an ARM processor like the one inside the Samsung Chromebook. The specs for… Read more

Google Is Supposedly Releasing Its Own Self-Branded Chromebook

According to a Taiwanese newspaper entitled the Commercial Times, Google is getting ready to launch a Chromebook of its own. The rumored Chromebook will be 12.85-inches, touch-capable, and will be released in Q1 of 2013. Google has enlisted two Taiwanese manufacturers to handle the production its Chromebooks. The first manufacturer, Compal… Read more

Another Chromebook Hits The Play Store From Acer, Only $199

We now have yet another option for a Chromebook, and that’s a great thing. We thought that the $250 Samsung Chromebook was cheap, but this is a whole different level. They priced it at only $199 while retaining a real Intel processor (the Samsung has an ARM processor). It also includes an 11.6″ 1366×768 display (that’s a good density), a slightly… Read more

New Samsung Chromebook Powered By The Long Awaited Exynos 5

We’re an Android site. We usually don’t write about things like Chromebooks. But this is an interesting Chromebook, as it is powered by Samsung’s Exynos 5 processor. The Exynos 5 is an A15 based chip with some very impressive specs, including a monster Mali-T604 GPU for some powerful 3D processing. The rest of the Chromebook is fairly nice, with a… Read more