Sunday, May 15, 2011

All New Chromebooks From Google

Google announced two Chromebooks, one each by Samsung and Acer. Chromebooks do not have an operating system or internal storage. They rely totally on the Chrome web browser for applications and storage.
The Samsung Chromebook has a 12.1-inch screen and an Intel Atom dual-core processor.
It has built-in Wi-Fi and 3G connectivity.
Samsung Chromebook also has a webcam and microphone for video chats and can last 8.5 hours on a single charge.
It will be available in the US and six European countries starting at $429 from June 15.
The Acer Chromebook sports a 11.6-inch screen and an Intel Atom dual-core processor
It also features built-in Wi-Fi and 3G options.
It can last 6 hours on a single charge and will be priced starting $349.
The Chromebooks will also be available in a subscription model - $28/ month per user for businesses and $20/ month per user for educational institutions.