Welcome the “world first chromebook Detachable” as HP Electronics launched it on Monday which is called Chromebook x2. The word chromebook Detachable simply means that its display can be detached and used as a standalone tablet.
“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,” said Kevin Frost, Vice President and General Manager, Consumer Personal Systems, HP.
HP CHROMEBOOK X2 SPECIFICATIONS
The HP Chromebook x2 runs Chrome OS with support for Android apps out-of-the-box. It sports a 12.3-inch Quad-HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. The Chromebook detachable runs 7th-generation Intel Core processors, with up to 8GB of LPDDR3 RAM.
The Chromebook x2 has up to 32GB of inbuilt storage which is expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB). Along with that, HP is also bundling 100GB of free Google Cloud storage for up to two years. In terms of audio, it comes with dual speakers paired to B&O Play’s technology. The Chromebook also has a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front camera. Ports on the device include two USB Type-C ports, a microSD card port, and audio jacks. There is support for active pen that comes bundled with select models.
PRICE AND AVAILABILITY
The Chromebook x2 has been priced starting at $599.99 (roughly N217,000 ). Also, the chromebook will be available via HP.com and Best Buystores in the US starting from June 10.