HP has unveiled the Chromebook x2, a device the company tagged the world’s first Chromebook detachable. It primarily serve as a Chromebook tablet with a keyboard dock as well as stylus support.
The HP Chromebook x2 features a 12.3-inch, 2400×1600 resolution IPS display. The display has support for a stylus and it comes bundled with the HP Active Pen. Another thing that’s included is the keyboard dock, which includes a full-size keyboard, trackpad and B&O speaker system.
The device is powered by an Intel Core m3 processor, coupled with 4 or 8GB of LPDDR3 memory and 64GB of storage with microSD expansion.
Connectivity & battery
As far as connectivity is concerned, potential owners gets two USB-C ports and a headphone jack. The HP Chromebook x2 allegedly have a battery life of around 10 hours.
The HP Chromebook x2 starts at $599 and will go on sale June 10.
HP Chromebook x2 Specifications
- Type: Detachable Chromebook
- Processors: Intel Core M3-7Y30 (2C/4T, 2.6 GHz Max. Turbo)
- RAM: 4 GB/8 GB LPDDR3-1600 SDRAM
- Internal Storage: 32 GB eMMC (expandable to 256 GB via Micro SD expansion)
- Network Connectivity: 802.11ac Dual Band 2×2, Bluetooth 4.2
- Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 615
- Expansion Slots: Micro SD Card reader
- Display: 12.3″ 2K (2400×1600) IPS WLED-backlit touchscreen panel
- Ports: 2 x USB 3.0 Type-C, 1 x Headphone/Microphone Combo Jack
- Input Device: Full-size island-style backlit keyboard w/number pad
- Camera: HP Wide Vision 5MP front facing, HP 13MP rear facing
- Power: 48Wh 4-Cell Lithium-Ion battery, 45W Slim AC Adapter
- Dimensions (W x D x H) : 11.50″ x 8.32″ x 0.33″
- Weight: 1.62 lbs (tablet), 3.07 lbs (tablet + base)
- Price (Starting): $599