Announced last month at Mobile World Congress, you can now purchase the Lenovo Slim 3 Chromebook with an expected 13.5 hours of battery life for $319.
MediaTek Kompanio 520
The Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 3 Chromebook is a budget laptop with entry-level MediaTek processor. It has a 14-inch display and will start at $340 in May.
The new Asus Chromebook CM14 Flip with MediaTek Kompanio 520 chip promises a 14 hour battery life. I expect pricing around $300 to $350.
Here are two key ways MediaTek’s new Chromebook chips will make entry-level ChromeOS laptops more appealing.