Google Launches Chromebook Pixel Touch
Feb 22,2013 0 Comments
Google has launched its own Pixel Chromebook which is priced at a strong $ 1,299 for the Wi-Fi version only, while the Wi-Fi version and cellular is priced at $ 1,499. The device is currently only available in the United States and the United Kingdom via Google Play Store and a few select retailers.
So What Are The Main Features Of The Last Unit Of Google?
It’s all about the screen: As the name suggests, the device has a pixel density high enough for a screen of 12.85 inches at 239 pixels per inch (ppi). This more than 13-inch Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display, which has a pixel density of 227 ppi.
Google says that the screen is filled with 4.3 million pixels, the screen provides crisp text, vibrant colors and wide viewing angles.
It is interesting screen has an aspect ratio of 3:2 rare that Google says it is because most of the content on the web is always horizontal and so he went with the 3:2 aspect ratio instead of a ratio of 16:10.
More importantly the screen is touch and slide activated and you can slip through the applications and applications on your computer screen itself. It has a layer of 0.55 mm touchscreen Gorilla Glass fused directly to the screen for it.
The Reason: According to Google, the body of a pixel is made from anodized aluminum alloy. The design has a smooth and durable, where the vents are hidden screws are invisible and stereo speakers are hidden under the keyboard backlight. Itself the touchpad is frosted, analyzed and refined using a laser microscope to ensure accurate navigation. Pixel dimensions of the Chromebook are: 297.7 x 224.6 x 16.2 mm and weighs 1.52 kg.
Processor and Memory: The camera has an Intel Core i5 dual-core 1.8 GHz and 1 terabyte of storage on free Google Hard for three years. The device has 4GB of DDR3 RAM and a 32 GB disk 64 GB solid state but to the version that supports cellular service.
Other Additions: He also powerful full-range speakers are tuned for greater clarity, explains Google. The Pixel also has a 720p webcam, and three microphones designed to cancel surrounding noise.
Connectivity: Different than WLAN and LTE support, the device comes with Bluetooth 3.0, two USB 2.0 ports, a mini display port and reader 2-in-1 card that supports SD and Multimedia. Google partners with Verizon 4G LTE network in the United States.
OS: It uses the Chrome operating system with applications such as Google Search, Gmail, YouTube, Maps and Google.
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