HP Announces 4 in 1 Convertible Chromebook x360 For Indian Market
American tech giant, HP has announced the Chromebook x360 convertible in India. As the name suggests, it runs on Chrome OS that also has the functionality to download Android apps from the built-in Play store. It is aimed towards users who mostly use the laptop for online work rather than offline tasks like video editing or playing games.
HP Chromebook x360 Specs & Features
As previously mentioned, the HP Chromebook x360 has a convertible form factor. It can be used in four different formats which include a laptop, tablet, stand and tent. The notebook computer measures 12.81 x 8.93 x 0.63 in and tips the scale at 1.6 kg.
The Chromebook x360 features a 14 inch LED touchscreen that has a full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 px. It features a backlit island-style keyboard and multi-touch trackpad that supports gestures like pinch to zoom and swipe with four fingers.
Under the hood, the notebook computer features the Core i3-8130 CPU which is an eighth-generation processor and has dual cores. The CPU has a base frequency of 2.2 GHz which can turbo clock upto 4 GHz if need be. The CPU also has integrated UHD Graphics 620.
The HP Chromebook x360 features 8 GB of DDR4 RAM which is soldered to the motherboard. In terms of storage, it only has 64 GB of eMMC storage which can be further expanded via a microSD card.
Wireless connectivity options on the device include 802.11 b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.2. The HP Chromebook x360 also has a bunch of input and output ports which are as follows:
- 2x USB 3.1 Gen Type C (charging, power delivery and video out)
- USB 3.1 Type-A port
- 3.5 mm audio jack (headphone / microphone combo)
The Chromebook x360 also has a Widevision HD camera which along with the built-in microphone can be used for making video calls.
It also features dual B&O (Bang & Olufsen) speakers are believed to produce impressive audio output. The notebook computer is powered by a 60 WHr lithium battery which is claimed to provide a battery backup of upto 13 hours and 30 minutes.
HP Chromebook x360 Price and Availability
The HP Chromebook x360 will soon be available for purchase from HP Online Store, HP world stores, Amazon.in and Flipkart.com. It is priced at Rs 44,990 and early buyers of the device get 100 GB of Google Drive storage for 1 year.