Chromebooks are rapidly getting extra widespread globally, however have began to realize momentum in India solely just lately. Looking to experience the early wave, Asus has launched 4 reasonably priced Chromebooks in India with the launch of the Asus Chromebook C223, C423, C523 and Flip C214.
The 4 Chrome OS laptops are fairly comparable and are part of the identical household. Asus tells us that now’s the fitting time to convey Chromebooks to India because the demand for reasonably priced computer systems is at an all-time excessive in addition to rising web penetration. The interface is much easier and lighter than a Windows machine, making it apt for eLearning or web-based workflows.
The working system developed by Google presents deep integration with Google companies and even entry to Google Assistant, the Play Store for Android apps and extra. All the Chromebooks might be out there on Flipkart starting July 22.
Asus Chromebook Flip C214
Asus Chromebook Flip C214
Priced at Rs 23,999, the flagship product is the Asus Chromebook Flip C214, which because the identify suggests is a convertible laptop computer with a 360-degree hinge. There’s an 11.6-inch HD LED touchscreen with a matte end, a 50Whr battery for as much as 11 hours of battery life and 45W quick charging over USB Type-C. It has a rugged design together with MIL-STD 810G certification, so it must be fairly sturdy.
On the within, the Asus Chromebook Flip C214 is powered by the Intel Celeron N4020 processor, Intel HD Graphics 600, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of eMMC storage which may be expanded to 2TB through a micro SD card. Other ports embrace a USB Type-A port (3.1), two USB Type-C ports (3.1) with DisplayPort and energy supply assist, and an audio jack. The Indian variants don’t include a stylus. There’s an HD webcam over the show in addition to a secondary 5MP world-facing digicam.
Asus Chromebook C223
The Asus Chromebook C223 weighs lower than 1 kg and comes with an 11.6-inch HD show, 4GB of RAM, 32GB of storage, 10-hour battery life and a USB Type-C port with 3.1 spec. The Intel Celeron N3350 runs the present. It is priced at Rs 17,999.
Asus Chromebook C423/C523
The Asus Chromebook C423 and C523 are similar laptops with the principle distinction being the screens — 14-inch HD and 15-inch Full HD respectively. These shows can go all the best way again to 180-degrees and include elective touchscreen capabilities. At their coronary heart is the Intel Celeron N3350 processor with Intel HD Graphics 500, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of expandable storage.
Weighing 1.2 kg and 1.4 kg respectively, the Asus Chromebook C423 and C523 have two USB Type-C ports, two Type-A ports and a micro SD card slot. They are priced at Rs 19,999 and Rs 20,999 for the non-touch variants and Rs 23,999 and Rs 24,999 for the touchscreen fashions.
|Model||Price in India|
|Flip C214||Rs 23,999|
|C423 (contact)||Rs 23,999|
|C523 (contact)||Rs 24,999|