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HP launches Chromebook 11 G6 and 14 G5 ahead of CES 2018

HP launches Chromebook 11 G6 and 14 G5 ahead of CES 2018

On the other hand, the Chromebook 14 G5 comes with a 14-inch display with 1366×768 pixels resolution. As for peripherals, the Chromebook 11 boasts two USB 3.0 ports, two USB 3.1 Type-C ports, and a microSD card reader.

The Acer Chromebook 11 is powered by an unknown Intel Celeron processor which is paired with 4 GB RAM. They are all driven by Intel Celeron processors. Road warriors will appreciate the impressive 10-hour battery life.

There are two versions of this new Chromebook 11, one with a touchscreen display and other without a touchscreen display. But USB-C has remained rare in entry-level machines like the Chromebook 11. The company is continuing its support with the launch of the new Chromebook 11, a budget-friendly device that features USB Type-C ports.

Furthermore, the Acer Chromebook 11 is 18.15 mm thin and weighs only 2.43 pounds (1.1 kg) which makes it lightweight and portable enough to carry around easily.

The Chromebook 11 G6 and Chromebook 14 G5 are aimed at enterprise and education segments of the market.

Concerning the build and durability aspect, the Chromebook 11 G6 comes with MIL-STD 810G military proofing, which should leave it non-impacted from drops and harsh conditions. The 11.6-inch Chrome OS laptop comes with 4GB of RAM by default, plus your choice of either 16GB or 32GB of onboard storage. Actually, the OS is a full Linux distribution that is both extremely secure and easy to use. Just like any other Chromebook it runs on ChromeOS and is now also compatible with Android apps. The Chromebooks will be available in black and dark grey color options.

HP has not revealed pricing for either device, but that may be available next week at CES 2018 where the devices will be on display. As Acer looks into the future, it is focused on enabling a world where hardware, software and services will fuse with one another to open up new possibilities for consumers and businesses alike. As far as its availability is on quest, the new Chromebook 11 is set to be launched initially in EMEA, most probably in coming March.