Asus has released six cheap Chromebooks in India today, after the debut of three new Chromebooks in the worldwide market earlier this year. A 2-in-1 hybrid device and three conventional laptops with Intel processors are part of the new range. So there you have it: all you need to know about Asus’ new Chromebook line.
Asus Chromebooks in India
The new Chromebooks, according to Asus, are meant to be easy to use and quick. The Chromebook Flip C214 is a 2-in-1 hybrid, as well as the Chromebook C223, C423, and C523. So, before we go into the pricing and availability, let’s go through the major specifications and features.
Asus Chromebook Flip C214
The 2-in-1 Asus Chromebook Flip C214, for example, has been built to be extremely robust to satisfy the rigorous needs of students. It has a military-grade durability certification that ensures it will survive drops, bumps, and rough handling. A spill- and tamper-resistant keyboard with a proven lifespan of 10 million keystrokes is also included in the gadget.
The 11.6-inch touch-supported display of the Chromebook Flip C214 is mounted on a 360-degree hinge. It features an ergonomic design that allows it to expand to 180 degrees to lay flat on a surface or 360 degrees for simple 1-to-1 interactions.
The gadget is powered by an Intel Celeron 64-bit dual-core processor, 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM, and 64GB of internal storage. There’s also a MicroSD card inside for up to 2TB of storage expansion.
In terms of battery life, the Chromebook Flip has a 50Wh battery that can last up to 11 hours. There are also two USB-C ports and one USB-A port, making for a flexible port option. A 5MP camera and dual loudspeakers are also included. It is available in a dark grey hue.
Asus Chromebook C223, C423, and C523
The Chromebook C423 and C523 are higher-end versions that may be purchased with or without touch-enabled screens. The Chromebook C223, on the other hand, is a budget model with a smaller display and less memory than its more expensive siblings.
So, the Chromebook C423 and C523 have a 14-inch touch-enabled or non-touch-enabled LED display with a 60Hz screen refresh rate (whatever you want). The C523 screens have a resolution of 1920 x 1080p, whilst the C423 displays have a resolution of 1366 x 768p. The Chromebook C223, on the other hand, has a smaller 11.6-inch LED display with anti-glare technology and a 1366 x 768p resolution.
When it comes to the internals, all three devices have an Intel Celeron N3350 processor with 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM, as well as 32GB of inside storage on the Chromebook C223 and 64GB of storage on the Chromebook C423 and 523 versions. They all include a MicroSD slot that can be used to extend the storage up to 2TB.
In terms of ports, the C223 has two USB-C ports and one USB-A port, while the C423 and C523 have two USB-A and USB-C ports each. When it comes to the battery, they all have a 38Wh battery that can last up to 10 hours. The Chromebook C223 is available in a grey colour. The Chromebooks C423 and C523 are available in silver.
Asus Chromebook – Pricing
In India, the newest Chromebooks will appeal to buyers at a tight price. As a result, they are reasonably priced. The following are the pricing for these latest Asus Chromebook models:
- Asus Flip C214 (Hybrid) Chromebook – Rs 23,999
- Asus Chromebook C223 – Rs 17,999
- Asus Chromebook C423 (Non-Touch) – Rs 20,999
- Asus Chromebook C423 (Touch) – Rs 23,999
- Asus Chromebook C523 (Non-Touch) – Rs 20,999
- Asus Chromebook C523 (Touch) – Rs 24,999
Starting at noon on July 22, the gadgets will be available for purchase on Amazon. The devices (C214, C223, C423, and C523) may be found on Asus’ official website via the links below.