New Chromebook From Samsung and Google Looks Similar to the MacBook Air

Posted October 18, 2012 at 7:27pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 23289 views

Samsung and Google have teamed up to release a new Chromebook that looks similar to the MacBook Air.

The new Chromebook is a great computer at any price, but it’s an incredible computer at $249. It’s one of the lightest laptops on the market. You can easily carry it around all day—it’s 2.5 pounds, a mere 0.8 inches thick, with more than 6 hours of battery life for the typical user. And with 100 GB of free storage on Google Drive*, you can get to all of your stuff anytime, anywhere.

Even with its compact design, it’s packed with performance—it boots up in less than 10 seconds and resumes instantly. High-resolution videos (in 1080p) are beautiful to watch and when using the touchpad, you’ll notice smooth scrolling due to a hardware-accelerated user interface. And as you‘d expect from a Chromebook, it’s easy to share with others. Everyone—mom, dad, grandparents, tech lovers, tech haters—can have separate accounts where all of their stuff is kept safe. Finally, if you’re an active Google user of products like Gmail, Drive, Search, Maps, YouTube, Play or Google+ Hangouts, everything just works seamlessly.

Pre-orders are set to start today at 12:00PM PDT.

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[Photo: Verge]

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Robert Smith - October 23, 2012 at 5:10am
it's easier than coming up with your own design
Drad - October 22, 2012 at 1:25am
That fucking thing looks SO much like a MacBook Air that seeing Samsung on it makes reality bend.
crunch - October 21, 2012 at 5:39pm
Companies are copying the design of the MacBook Air? You're kidding me...
Lov3boyz - October 20, 2012 at 3:58pm
What a copycat company :) samsung don have any design ?
js - October 20, 2012 at 6:02am
Samsung all sucks
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