The Chromebook Pixel,Lets Talk About It

File-It-Under: Google's portables By:D.F.Skinner!~ xl_Google_Chromebook_Pixel_main_624

A touchscreen Google laptop? Yes,there is a Google touchscreen laptop sighting and yes it do exist.Today,Google introduce the world to the Chromebook Pixel,and unlike Sony with the PS4, Google actually introduce a actual physical product.This Chromebook Pixel is a straight beast,it comes fully stocked with some pretty hardcore hardware and is Google's first high end Chromebook.The main feature on the Chromebook Pixel is its display which measures 12.85-inches with a 3"2 ratio and offers 18 percent more vertical space than 16.9 does.The screen pixel is also a beast,it sports a 2560 x 1,700 resolution,it gives a PPI 239 and offers super brightness at 400nit. Under the hood,the Chromebook features a dual-core Intel 1.GHz Core i5 processor,4GB of RAM and two SSD as a optioned 32GB or 64GB,for good measures Google throws in 1TB storage drive.

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Google will offer two choices as far as connection is concern,for the 32GB version its WiFi only while the 64GB will come stocked with Verizon LTE that's baked right in,and a choice of plans.Oh but wait, there is more people,the Google Chromebook Pixel has a triple microphone configuration with one that sits directly underneath the keyboard which Goggle states will help improve noise cancellation.The camera features is HD capable ( no mention of measured megapixels). The Chromebook Pixel features a Macbook inspired chiclet style keyboard that of course illuminates just like the Macbook. As for the input/output ports,it has two USB ports(no mention if its 3.0 or 2.0 ports), a mini displayport, a mic/ headphone jack and a SD card reader,shockingly there is no Ethernet jack within the Chromebook pixel.Your wireless connection includes WiFi n standard, a Bluetooth connection and of course you already know about the LTE connection.

If you want to get your hands on a Chromebook Pixel,the WiFi model is now available on Google's Play Store for $1,299 for the LTE version it will cost you $1,499 and will be available in April.