Google Unveils Two New Chrome OS Notebooks
Following its pilot program, Google unveils its two new Chrome OS notebooks from Acer and Samsung.
Yesterday’s Google I/O keynote reveals two upcoming Chrome OS notebook from Samsung and Acer. And if the keynote is anything to go by, people will see Google’s new babies hit the streets this summer. Obviously, both will run the Chrome OS as their sole operating system. In addition to this, the Samsung and Acer ChromeBook will also have Netflix and Hulu support and offline versions of Gmail and Google Docs.
See the full specs of these two new Chrome OS Notebooks below.
* 11.6-inch HD widescreen LED-backlit LCD
* dual-core Atom CPU, 2xUSB 2.0
* 4-in-1 memory card slot* HDMI support
* Six hours battery life of continuous use
* Price starts at $349
Samsung Series 5 ChromeBook
* 12.1-inch SuperBright display
* Intel Core 2 Duo N570 1.66Ghz CPU
* Up to 8.5 hours of battery life
* 2xUSB 2.0 ports* SD, SDHC and MMC support
* 11.6″ HD Widescreen CineCrystal LED-backlit LCD.
* Price starts at $429
Acer and Samsung’s ChromeBooks will be available for pre-order starting June 15.View Article Source »