The Chromebook Pixel 2012 has a much more powerful successor


The giant California this weekend unveiled a surprise: a new Chromebook that will target the high-end market. A Chromebook called “Pixel” which will be available for a price of $ 1,000.

A device that keeps the main lines of its predecessor

While almost all giants in the high-tech world have chosen the grand salon of the mobile Barcelona: The Mobile Word Congress to unveil their new product. The Mountain View giant Google decided to get out of this habit and reserved his new Chromebook for the weekend. A successor to the Chromebook Pixel 1 that the giant has unveiled two years ago today, like the latter it is still endowed with finesse, lightness and always opts for the smooth aluminum. We can say that in terms of design there is no real change is therefore in the data sheet found many new features. In particular, the level of connectivity, where the Chromebook has two USB ports that appear to be reversible.

Features Chromebook Pixel 2

The Chromebook Pixel opts for a 12.85-inch screen capable of displaying a resolution of 2560 x 1700 pixels powered by a dual processor. A dual processor is said one of which is an Intel Core i5 processor running at 2.2 GHz supported by 16 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage, the other is an i7 processor clocked at 2.4 GHz. This successor to the Chromebook Pixel 1 loads a webcam choosing a resolution of 720 pixels. Connectivity side we find the Wi-Fi 802.11 ac and Bluetooth 4.0.

This laptop Chrome OS from Google really deliver in terms of autonomy because it can remain in standby 12 hours, 2 hours continuous operation even for just 15 minutes of charging if the battery was flat. Many are the firms that have worked with Google to offer for sale this PC to quote Asus, Acer, Dell, Google, HP, Lenovo; LG, Samsung and Toshiba. Unfortunately for now it Chromebook is not yet available in the United States but will land in other countries over the months