Google, in collaboration with Acer and Samsung, is well set to launch new laptops termed as the Chromebook, which will be based on Google Chrome operating system.
Google launched the prototype of chromebook “CR-48” around six months ago. It was distributed among testers and programmers and there feedback helped Google and its partners making this project user friendly.
Both Acer and Samsung are stepping with two models each. One model is Wi-Fi enabled and the second model has the option of 3G connectivity as well. The price of Acer Chromebooks is lesser as compared to Samsung notebooks. Price for Samsung 5 series Chromebook starts from $429 and 3G model is priced at $499. Price of Acer Chromebook starts from $349 and price of 3G enabled model is still undisclosed.
Google Chromebook boasts of some amazing features, which some say will make you run away from your laptops. In this there will not be any extra software like Microsoft Office etc. Everything will be done online and your documents will be stored in Google docs. Storage of your documents and data in cloud makes it more secure. Another highlight of Google Chromebook is boot up time of just 8 seconds. This is really very less as compared to a normal laptop. This has been made possible because there are no extra software and applications present on Chromebook which takes lots of time in loading.
Google Chromebook comes with the feature in which there will be inbuilt internet facility. All the applications will be updated online. So you will have all the new applications on your laptop instantly after their launch.
Google has given a gift to the students by giving rent option to the students. Students can use Chromebook by paying a monthly rent of $20-$28 depending upon the model they are using. For internet lovers, Chromebook is a big thing because you can stay connecting to internet anywhere in this world. Google Chromebook is secure and will keep you away from malware and viruses.
Google Chromebook will be launched on June 15, 2011. It will be available on Amazon on the same day. So what are you waiting for? Just get ready to scrap out your old laptop. Enter the world of new technology with new Google Chromebook.