HP launches Chromebook x2, "world's first Chromebook detachable"

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
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
Chrome OS
292.1 x 211.33 x 8.38mm
1.39kg (tablet and keyboard dock)


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1 Response

  1. Paul says:

    Not holding my breath for this, chromebooks aren’t sold in retail in this country anyway.

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