Chromebooks are not meant to be devices with top of the line specs. These devices are focused on consumers that spend most of their time over the Internet. Chromebooks have evolved over time to become more versatile. Also, these have started coming in various form factors to cater to the requirements the varying consumers. With manufacturers shifting their focus towards Chromebooks, this might just be the right time to buy a Chromebook. Keeping that in mind we bring you the best Chromebooks your money can buy.
- Google Pixelbook Go
- Asus Chromebook Flip C434
- HP Chromebook X2
- Lenovo Chromebook C630
- Acer Chromebook 715
Google Pixelbook Go
The Pixelbook is Google’s Version of Chromebook. Which denies the idea of Chromebooks being a cheaper alternative. However, the Pixelbook Go is a cheaper alternative compared to its predecessor. The Pixelbook is a well-built Chromebook that is not too heavy. It has a 13.3 inch LCD touch display and a battery that will run you for about 12 hours. The cheapest Pixelbook Go comes with an intel core m3 processor will cost you $649 (Rs. 47,500/- approx).
Asus Chromebook Flip C434
Asus Chromebook Flip C434 is a sleek Chromebook with minimal bezels around. It comes with a 14 inch HD display that can be flipped around. The base model of the Chromebook Flip C434 brings in an Intel Core m3-8100Y CPU, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of eMMC storage. It features a backlit keyboard and a battery that will last for about 10 hours. You will have to shell out Rs. 54,650/- to buy this device.
HP Chromebook X2
The HP Chromebook X2 is designed for portability. It is a 12.3 tablet that turns into a laptop when you slap the keyboard on. This premium looking device packs in an Intel Core M3 processor, 4GB of RAM, and 32GB of eMMC storage. HP also provides a pen stylus in the package. The Chromebook X2 is available for Rs. 53,000/- approximately.
Lenovo Yoga Chromebook C630
Not everyone likes working on a small screen device and Lenovo’s Yoga Chromebook C630 is meant just for them. The C630 sports a 15.6-inch touch panel that can be flipped to be used as a tablet. While the base variant of Yoga Chromebook C630 with a 1080p panel and a Core i3 CPU, it can be upgraded to a 4k panel with a Core i5 CPU. Lenovo has priced the lower variant at $599 (INR 43,800 approx) and the higher variant at $700 (INR 51,200 approx).
Acer Chromebook 715
The Acer Chromebook 715 neither skims on hardware specifications nor the build. It is MIL-SPEC tested, which means you can’t go wrong with the durability of this device. The base variant of the 715 gets a Pentium 4417U processor which can be upgraded to a Core i3 or i5 processor. These are priced at $449 (Rs. 32,800/- approx), $649 (Rs. 47,500/- approx) and $779 (Rs. 57,000/- approx) respectively.