One of the largest manufacturers of Chromebook, Samsung Electronics plans to unveil a new top solution in this category devices – 12.3-inch Chromebook Pro. This became known through a series of leaks. Scout out nearly everything, or at least a lot of the professional (quotation marks to taste) Chromebook Samsung tried to South Korean enthusiasts lined the Web page of the product, as well as those who stay tuned assortment of American Adorama and B & H online stores.
Samsung Chromebook Pro will be of interest primarily to creative people and all those who like to use the digital pen. The latter, apparently, will enter into standard delivery device. Chromebook has a small thickness (13.9 mm), taking as 279 mm in length and 221 mm in width. Its weight is 1.08 kg.
Customers longing for the days when 4: 3 screen were more common others will appreciate the matrix Chromebook Pro, has a resolution of 2400 × 1600 pixels (aspect ratio – 3: 2). The display has a density of 234 pixels pieces. per inch, support multi-touch technology and brightness up to 400 cd / m². Matrix type is not yet known. The mechanism allows the screen to reveal mounting Chromebook 360 ° and use it as a tablet.
“filling” of the device includes a yet unnamed six-core SoC with ARMv8 architecture (dual-core ARM Cortex-A72 and four ARM Cortex-A54), 4 GB of RAM, eMMC-drive volume 32 GB , network adapter Wi-Fi (802.11ac) / Bluetooth and a webcam. Used in Chromebook Pro battery is designed for a maximum of 10 hours without recharging. The software solution Battery Life Extender, set the upper limit of the charge of 80%, can significantly extend battery life. According to Samsung marketers gently battery capacity after three years of use around 70% of the original.
Chromebook keyboard, of course, fit only for the Chrome OS. The keys have a concave shape, which should, on the idea of the producer, to facilitate collection of large volumes of text. By operating the system are attached not only to service utilities and a basic set of programs and applications for content creators, in particular ArtCanvas. The one-year license AirDroid helps synchronize operations on the Chromebook Pro and modern Android-device.
The remote Chromebook page in the American online store B & H provisional date since its launch has been specified – 24 October. In turn, Adorama site offers pre-order on the Samsung Chromebook Pro priced at $ 499.99 (excluding sales tax).