Grappling with a shrinking market for PCs, Hewlett-Packard has unveiled its first Google Chromebook laptop “Pavilion 14 Chromebook” — an alternative to the Windows OS. Why is HP pitching the Pavilion 14 Chromebook?
For now i firmly believe, Google Chrome OS and Chromebooks are an interesting trend to watch. Let’s face it: Looks like the search giant is succeeding.
Simply put, it’s now time to rethink!!!
The new Pavilion 14 Chromebook has a 14-inch display with 1366-by-768 resolution, roughly 21 millimeters thick, and weighs 1.8 kilograms with a 1.1GHz Intel Celeron processor and 2GB of RAM with integrated graphics.
The HP Pavilion 14 Chromebook is expected to ship on Monday in the U.S. starting at $329.99, but you also get 100GB of free Google Drive storage for two years ($120).
“It’s really about choice. We have a very wide offering,” David Conrad, director for product management at HP’s consumer products group said. “We think the time is right for an additional choice for people to have a gateway to their Google digital lifestyle.”