HP Chromebook x2 Announced – First Chrome OS 2-In-1 Tablet – Powered By Intel Core CPU

HP Chromebook x2 - CHROME OS TABLET

HP announced the first Chrome OS 2-in-1 tablet today called HP Chromebook x2. HP says that they expect to launch the Chromebook x2 on June 10 from $599. Specs are a little mixed for a Chromebook, with the Chromebook x2 featuring a 12.3-inch screen with 2400 x 1600 resolution with digitizer and Gorilla Glass 4, while it’s powered by a 7th gen. Intel Core m3 (7Y30) “Kaby Lake” processor with … more…

First Acer Chrome OS Tablet Spotted In London

The first Chrome OS tablet and from Acer has just been spotted during the BETT education fair in London. What’s strange is that Acer have had a stand there called Acer For Education where they have announced Chromebook laptops, but the Chrome OS tablet appears to be something Acer only wantd to showcase to people in the education sector without actually announcing it yet. The announcement came instead from BETT … more…

2-In-1 Chromebooks By Asus, Lenovo, HP, Acer Coming In Q2

2015 Chromebooks

Digitimes says that Asus, Acer, HP, Lenovo and a few others are currently developing 2-in-1 Chromebooks for release in Q2 this year, quoting upstream supply chain sources. We last heard about Acer developing 2-in-1 Chromebooks/Chrometabs in the middle of February, but now it seems that more players have been invited to join the game. And there are some interesting claims too. Digitimes quotes their sources who says that the tablet … more…

Dual OS Android / Chrome 2-in-1’s In Development

Digitimes reports that Google is currently finishing up on the development of dual OS Android / Chrome 2-in-1 tablets. Their research concludes that the 2-in-1 will run Android when in tablet mode, but that it will switch to run Chrome when connected to the keyboard. It will be interesting to see how potential customers will react to this. It’s then believed that the 2-in-1 could be launched under Google’s own … more…

Possible Acer Chrome OS Tablet Unveiling April 29?

The top of a Acer Chromebook

Zdnet is speculating whether Acer might be the first tablet brand to release a Google Chrome tablet. With Acer inviting to a press event on April 29, speculations have a few people wondering if Acer will unveil the first ever Chrome tablet. Nothing have been spotted in benchmark tests, FCC filings, or image leaks yet, but Acer promises that at least it will be a “touch” device. That’s all we … more…