ASUS and Google Launches New Chromebooks and Chromebit –Apr 02, 2015– Taipei, Taiwan (Techreleased) – ASUS and Google today announced the ASUS Chromebook Flip C100, Chromebook C201 and ASUS Chromebit at the Google Chrome launch event in San Francisco. These products are the latest in a continued, successful partnership — combining exceptional ASUS hardware design with the fast, simple and secure Google Chrome OS experience.
ASUS Chromebook C201
ASUS Chromebook C201 is designed for everyday and on-the-go computing with up to 13 hours* battery life for all-day mobile use*. It’s easy to use, with virus protection and auto-updates built-in, so users can always get the latest protection and latest features.. The C201 is a light and easy-to-carry notebook with an 11.6”display, large touchpad with gesture recognition for intuitive input, and 100% full-size keyboard with high-quality key mechanism for comfortable typing. The ASUS Chromebook C201 is powered by a Rockchip® quad-core processor with 2GB/4GB RAM for incredible performance – the device boots in seconds. The connectivity with dual-band WiFi 802.11ac & BT4.0 support can also provide up to 3 times the speed of 802.11n for faster data transfer. The compact design with streamlined curves, tactile surfaces and a narrow bezel also gives the C201 more compact dimensions. ASUS Chromebook C201 will be available on Amazon.com starting at $169 in May 2015.
ASUS Chromebook Flip
ASUS Chromebook Flip is the world’s first 10” convertible Chromebook with a full metal chassis, so a user can go from laptop to tablet form factor in a snap. Ultra-thin and extremely light, for maximum portability. In order to create a bold and beautiful design on the Flip, Chrome OS has been optimized for touch with features such as Google Now, voice recognition, and virtual keyboard handwriting. Chromebook Flip is to demonstrate the power of touch and mobile on a best-in-class convertible device. The ASUS ChromebookFlip is powered by a Rockchip® quad-core processor with 2GB/4GB RAM for incredible performance – the device boots in seconds. It has a 10-finger multi-touch screen, with a comfortable wide key-pitch keyboard and up to 8 hours* battery life for all-day mobile use. The connectivity with dual-band WiFi 802.11ac & BT4.0 support can also provide up to 3 times the speed of 802.11n for faster data transfer. Carved from a single block of aluminum for a seamless design, the ASUS Chromebook Flip is not only beautiful, but durable, too. ASUS Chromebook Flip will be available on BBYcom starting at $249 in June 2015.
The ASUS Chromebit is the first in a new category of Chrome devices – a full computing device, the size and shape of a memory stick. It is powered by a Rockchip® quad-core processor with dual-band WiFi 802.11ac & BT4.0 support. The ASUS Chromebit has wide appeal for consumer and digital signage applications, and will be available for less than $100 USD later in the year.