HP launches Chromebook x2, “world’s first Chromebook detachable”
HP has just announced the Chromebook x2, which they have given the title of the “world’s first Chromebook detachable”. It’s essentially a tablet that docks onto a keyboard, has stylus support, and runs Chrome OS.
It has a QHD (2400 x 1600) 12.3-inch IPS touch display covered by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The tablet and keyboard part come together via a magnetic hinge.
Powering the Chromebook x2 is a 7th-generation Intel Core m3 processor, up to 8GB of LPDDR3 SDRAM, and 32GB of eMMC storage, which is expandable up to 256GB via microSD.
The HP Chromebook x2 starts at $599 (~Php31k) and will be available in the US on June 10.
HP Chromebook x2 specs:
12.3-inch QHD (2400 x 1600) IPS touch display
Intel Core m3-7Y30 CPU
Intel HD Graphics 615
8GB LPDDR3 SDRAM @ 1600MHz
32GB eMMC storage
Expandable to 256GB via microSD
2x USB 3.0 Type-C
HP Wide Vision 5MP front camera
HP 13MP rear camera
4-cell 48Wh Li-ion battery
292.1 x 211.33 x 8.38mm
1.39kg (tablet and keyboard dock)