HP's new Chromebook x360 has up to 14 hours of battery life

09 Octubre, 2018, 13:30 | Author: Misty Newman
  • HP Chromebook x360 14 is a slim 2-in-1 with a premium design

HP, a longtime contender in the Chromebook market, has today announced a new model in their line of premium Chromebooks with the convertible x360 14 Chromebook, launching in the United States later this month.

The Chromebook x360 14 has a 360-degree hinge that offers the usual four hybrid positions - laptop, tablet, tent and stand modes, as illustrated above - with premium design touches including an anodized aluminum keyboard deck, a rear cover with a ceramic-like finish, and a touchpad with diamond-cut trim.

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Backing up this processing power will be up to 64 GB of SSD storage (along with two years of complimentary 100 GB of Google Cloud storage) for boosted boot times and app launching, and up to 8 GB of DDR4 RAM to make for smooth multitasking.

Finally, the Chromebook x360 14 comes equipped with a front-facing HP Wide Vision webcam (with an HD resolution and dual array microphones). Although the price is a little on the high side, compared to the Chromebook average, HP more than justifies it with the internals. The Chromebook has a large battery allowing for up to 14 hours of life, and comes with 2x USB-C ports and 1 USB-A port and a 3.5mm audio jack. Asus has packed in a 14-inch 1920 x 1080 NanoEdge touchscreen display with surprisingly thin bezels. £460). It's also up for pre-order at Best Buy and will be available starting October 21 in the US.



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