HP launched a new Chromebook X360 in India that offers an output of Chrome OS combined with the power of Android apps. The new Chromebook is claimed to be fast as well as convertible. The laptop offers all the benefits of Chrome OS and Android apps for simple, stable, speedy, secure and shareable computing experience. The x360 has four modes laptop, tablet, stand, and tent. The new laptop is also powered by Google voice Assistant.
Vickram Bedi, Senior Director, Personal Systems, HP Inc. India, said, “The Chromebook ecosystem has been growing steadily across the world, driven by Gen Z’s aspiration to explore, learn, create and do more. We are excited to introduce the HP Chromebook x360 in India to help modern consumers unlock new ways to create, collaborate and consume with the features and functionalities of Chrome OS and Android apps.”
HP Chromebook x360 specifications
The new laptop is powered by the 8th Gen Intel Core i3-8130U processor. The x360 is available in a 14-inch diagonal FHD touch display with an ultra-thin bezel (7.5 mm). The device comes with custom-tuned Bang &Olufsen(B&O) Play dual speakers. It offers True Vision HD Camera meant for as the Webcam. The connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.2, two USB 3.2 Type-C ports, 1 USB 3.1, HP Sleep and Charge port, 1 headphone/ microphone combo and 1 multi-format SD media card reader. In terms of storage it offers up to 64 GB of SSD drive for fast processing and boot time, and up to 8 GB of DDR4 RAM to multitask with ease. It also has a 60 Watt-hr battery to handle working, playing, creating or binge-watching. The Chromebook comes with an aluminum keyboard deck in cloud blue with color-matched keycaps. The X360 weighs 1.68Kg.
Pricing and Availability
The HP Chromebook x360 comes at a starting price of Rs 44,990. It will be available for purchase at 250 HP World Stores in 28 cities along with with HP Online Store, and e-commerce websites like Amazon along with Flipkart.
On the purchase of HP Chromebook x360, the buyers will get a premium subscription of Google one along with 1 year of complimentary 100 GB of Google Drive storage and unlimited Google Photos storage. The telecom company Jio is providing 2GB of high speed 4G daily data for a period of one year along with the JioFi device at Rs 999. The buyers will also get a prime subscription to Jio Android apps. The company is also offering an exclusive Meritnation education package worth Rs 35,000 with the HP Chrome notebook.
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