HP Pavilion Chromebook Tipped in Leaked Spec Sheet
January 29, 2013 9:13 AM
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HP Chromebook details leak
was recently singing the praises of Google’s Chrome OS and strong sales for its Chromebook offerings in the face of uninspiring sales of Windows 8 computers. However, Acer isn't the only computer maker looking to get in on the rising popularity of Chrome.
A leaked document that turned up on HP's own website hints that it is set to get into the Chromebook market as well. The unannounced, $330 Pavilion 14-c010us Chromebook will have a 1.1 GHz Intel Celeron processor under the hood. That processor would be paired with 2 GB of RAM, a 16 GB SSD, and a 14-inch display (1366x768).
The HP Pavilion 14-c010us Chromebook landing page before HP pulled the plug
The 14-inch screen would certainly set the machine apart from other Chromebooks on the market that feature smaller 11.6-inch screens. The larger screen does mean less battery life with HP's leaked document claiming a maximum runtime of four hours and 15 minutes. For comparison, Chromebooks from other manufacturers offer up to 7 hours of battery life.
reports that the document had an embargo date of February 17, so we’ll likely know more details along availability at that time.
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RE: time machine
1/29/2013 9:06:25 PM
I think you'd be better off buying an HP Mini or DM1Z for $100-$150 on eBay. They run Windows 7, cost half as much, and do 10x more. Not to mention both have double the battery life.
RE: time machine
1/30/2013 9:39:12 AM
My concern is that it would do Windows 7 poorly. At least low end hardware running the much lower-overhead Chrome OS is going to be much smoother in comparison.
I'd rather spend more money on better Windows 7 hardware.
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