Samsung announced new Chromebook and the Industry’s first Chromebox

Posted by Unknown Posted on Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Google partner Samsung announced a new Chromebook and the industry’s first Chromebox. The new Chromebook and Chromebox, based on Intel Core processors, are nearly three times as fast as the first-generation Chromebooks. And support for hardware-accelerated graphics, a built-from-scratch multi-touch trackpad and an open-source firmware stack provide a much faster and more responsive computing experience. The new Chromebook boots in less than seven seconds and resumes instantly. With the Chromebox, you can be on a video conference while continuing to play your favorite role-playing game on the side.


The latest Samsung Chromebook which features an Intel processor, 4GB RAM and a completely revamped touchpad starting at $449

Features:
    12.1" (1280x800) display
    3.3 lbs / 1.48 kg
    6 hours of continuous usage
    Intel® Core™ processor
    4 GB RAM
    Built-in dual band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n,   Gigabit ethernet, and 3G modem (opt)1
    HD Camera
    2 USB 2.0 ports
    4-in-1 memory card slot
    DisplayPort++ Output (compatible with HDMI, DVI, VGA)
The Chromebox is a compact, powerful and versatile desktop perfect for the home or office. . Set up your Chromebox the way you want with multiple USB ports and versatile display options starting at $329.
Features:
    Intel® Core™ processor
    4 GB RAM
    Built-in dual-band WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n
    Gigabit ethernet
    6 USB 2.0 ports
    2x DisplayPort++ Output (compatible with HDMI, DVI, VGA)
    DVI-I single link output (compatible with VGA)
    Bluetooth 3.0™ compatible
    Kensington™ key lock compatible


Chrome devices are available only in selected countries. You can get the new Chromebook and Chromebox from Google online retail partners in the U.S. and U.K. and in other select countries over the coming weeks.