Ok, this deal is for all of the people that think Chromebooks have to be cheap. Walmart is discounting the Acer Chromebook 311 by $100, bringing the cost down to $129 on its site.
At MWC 2021, the new Lenovo Chromebook Flex 5i and 5i devices debuted. Starting at $439.99, these look to piggyback on the success of last year’s Flex 5.
I found a pair of unannounced laptops this morning. Say hello to the 11.6- and 14-inch Asus Chromebook CX1. Now tell me why they have a CPU from 2016.
It doesn’t appear in the Asus Store yet but folks in the US can now buy the ASUS Chromebook Flip C536: The first 11th-gen Intel powered Chromebook.
Look out mid-range Chromebooks, there’s a new-ish kid on the block. The new HP Chromebook x360 14c gets beefed up with 11th-gen Core i3 and i5 CPUs.
Google’s latest hire comes from Intel and has 25 years of chip design experience. Uri Frank is just the person to bring custom silicon to Chromebooks, which would offer a more optimized Chrome OS experience, similar to Apple’s M1 MacBooks.