Intel has been really working hard to improve their line of processors. They even recently strengthened their ties with Google, the maker of Chrome OS. One of the first recipients of the new processor from Intel is Hewlett-Packard (HP), which launched their new Chromebook 14 at the Intel Developer Forum happening in San Francisco. The new Chromebook 14 from HP is said to be run by Intel’s new Haswell processor, another innovation from the chip company.
Amazingly Improved Battery Life and Power Consumption
According to its manufacturer, the Chromebook 14 can last up to a whole day. This is because of the new and improved processor from Intel. Intel has been working on new processors to attract some clients other than Microsoft. The Intel Haswell processor that belongs to the fourth generation of Core chips is believed to consume power lesser which helps in preserving battery life by an estimate of two times over old generations.
Impressive Laptop Specifications at a Lower Price
The HP Chromebook 14 release is still to be determined. However, it is expected to come out for shipping before the holiday season begins and is said to be priced at a relatively competitive price of 300 dollars. The new laptop from HP will run with Google OS and has a screen size of 14 inches. Its screen also features a high-definition (HD) screen with 1366×768 pixel resolution. The Chromebook 14 will have a 16GB solid-state drive (SSD) that will enable faster start-up durations. Aside from that, it will also have several connectivity ports such as HDMI, USB 3.0, USB 2.0, microphone jack and headphone port. To make it more enticing to potential buyers, some models of the said laptop will also come with a free data worth 200MB per month for two years courtesy of T-Mobile Network’s 4G mobile broadband service, without contracts.
Additional Interesting Features and Freebies
Since the Chromebook 14 will run a Chrome operating software from Google, buyers will also get a free 100GB worth of storage on the company’s storage cloud, the Google Drive, for 24 months as a freebie. Aside from that, the HP Chromebook 14 will be available in three different colors – Coral Peach, Snow White and Ocean Turquoise. The new model from the well-known laptop and printer company will also join the HP SlateBook x2, HP Slate21 all-in-one and HP Slate7 that already offer “Google experience”.