Google Launches Chromebook Pixel With USB-C Ports To Rival Apple Macbook

Google Chromebook Pixel

Google has unveiled a new Chrome laptop with the aim of competing with Apple recently launched Macbooks. The Chromebook Pixel is the latest laptop by Google that runs Chrome OS out-of-the-box and comes with top notch specifications when compare with other Chrome series.

It comes with a polished aluminium body and glass trackpad. The Chromebook Pixel features a 12.85-inch touch display with a resolution of 2560×1700 and offers 10-point multi-touch. It is driven by a 2.2GHz Intel Core i5 processor slammed with 8GB of RAM and 32GB storage.

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Its most notable feature is two USB Type-C ports that was placed at each side, the likes of which is on Apple new Macbook 2015 Editions. The USB-C is a high-speed port that can transfer up to 10GB of data per second and can be use to charge and access multiple device at once (through convertible cords and adapters). Macbooks comes with one but Pixel comes with two. Battery onboard can last up to 12 hours in a single charge as claimed by the firm. It measures 297.7 x 224.6 x 15.3mm and weighs 1.5kg

The Chromebook Pixel LS version is also available which packs a more powerful Intel Core i7 processor with 2.4GHz clock speed , 16GB RAM, and 64GB SSD storage.

The Pixel is priced at $999 USD (Roughly NGN 200,000) for standard version while the LS version is priced at $1,299 (Roughly $260,000).
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