As you well know, Google launched an ecosystem called Chromebook where the idea was to create a operating system based on ChromeOS and free software that brands could take to develop laptops cheap and functional. This idea has worked and HP has bet heavily.
Proof of this is the announcement made today by the Californian company, which has two new consumer laptops: the 15.6″ HP Chromebook and the 13.3″ HP Chromebook x360, designed to offer two very similar but very different offerings.
Both devices run the ChromeOS operating system, so they have access to a huge selection of apps on the Google Play Store. and to all Google apps: Gmail, Docs, Drive, Spreadsheet and more. In addition, via the web they can work with any third-party tool.
We are going to see which two models HP has launched and how they differ, since although both come with a clear mission, productivity and low price, they are very different concepts: from computer functional to flexible computer model.
HP Chromebook 15.6″ and Chromebook x360
The 15.6″ HP Chromebook laptop its performance has improved thanks to the new Intel Pentium or Celeron processor that can be chosen from the configurator, the screen (up to Full HD) and its autonomy of up to 11.5 hours.
Plus, it’s designed with EPEAT Gold and ENERGY STAR ratings in mind, contains ocean-based and post-consumer recycled plastic, and has sustainable packaging.
The 13.3-inch HP Chromebook x360 laptop It is a somewhat more powerful and slimmer device than its older brother. It incorporates MediaTek Kompanio Octa-core processors, Full HD screen and up to 14 hours of battery life.
This product contains sustainable materials such as post-consumer recycled plastic, ocean-based plastic, and 50% recycled aluminum. In addition, it has the EPEAT Gold and ENERY STAR certifications and its packaging and the components it incorporates are 100% recyclable and sustainable.
HP Chromebook Laptop Price and Release
The 15.6-inch HP Chromebook laptop starts at 369 euros (It will be the user who personalizes the characteristics and, therefore, the price). And it is already available in Spain.
As for the 13.3″ HP Chromebook x360 laptop, we do not have a price or release date for this, so we cannot give an estimate for both. sale later.