Chrome OS fans rejoice as Samsung has launched its second generation Chromebooks as well as the first ever Series 3 Chromebox.
The refreshed notebook line-up also marks therollout of amajor update of the Chrome OS, which features enhanced security options, better integration with Google Drive, better offline capabilities and updates apps.
Th second new Google-powered computer carries the name Series 3 Chromebox, and is basically a nettop comes with a 1.9GHz Intele Celerone B840 dual-core processor, 4GB of RAM and 16GB of SSD storage for the occasional file needed to be available offline. The Intel HD Graphics 3000 enables the use of up to two o30-inch display via DisplayPort. The Chormebox also comes with 6 USB 2.0 ports. Naturally there’s WiFi, Ethernet and a combined headphone and mic jack.
The newly announced Samsung Chromebook belongs to Series 3 and features an Intel Celeron 847 dual-core CPU clocked at 1.3GHz bundled with Intel HD 3000 graphics, 4GB of RAM and 16GB of SSD storage. Connectivity is coivered with WiFi, Ethernet and an optional 3G chip. There’s also two USB 2.0 ports, 1MP HD webcam, 4-in-1 memory card slot and a DisplayPort, instead of a VGA.