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Google Pixelbook - hybrid chromebook with voice assistant (12 photos + video)


Google introduced the first hybrid laptop oflineup pixelbook. After closing the Chromebook series, the company retained the proprietary Chrome OS and Intel's mobile processor, but now the Assistant Voice Assistant is now available to users. He answers questions by reading information from the screen.

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With a thickness of 10.3 mm gadget weighs only 1 kg. In addition, the novelty presented in San Francisco will please the 12.3-inch QuadHD touchscreen display (2400 x 1600 pixels, 235ppi, 400 nits) with Gorilla Glass protective glass, keyboard backlighting and support for the pixel Pen's self-learning stylus (until 2046). degrees, the delay is 10 ms). Working with him is very convenient - even at an angle of 60 °. With regard to technical equipment, model performance provides seventh generation Intel Core i5 / Core i7 chips and 8/16 GB RAM. For internal memory, an SSD-drive with a volume from 128 to 512 GB is used. There is a separate button to launch Google Assistant, HD camera for video calls, Wi-Fi wireless modules (802.11a / b / g / n / ac) and Bluetooth 4.2, GPS and GLONASS, audio jack, stereo speakers, 4 microphones and USB Type- C 3.1.


Battery rated for 10 hourscontinuous work. Thanks to the fast charge function, 15 minutes of connecting to the network gives 2 hours of battery life. In the absence of a network connection, Pixelbook searches for a branded Pixel smartphone and integrates with mobile networks. Pixelbook glass cover, according to Google, improves Wi-Fi connectivity. The design of Pixelbook allows you to work with it in four modes: as with a tablet, in a canopy, in the “stand” format and in the classic one. The strength of the laptop-transformer provides a metal frame.


Start of sales of new items is scheduled for October 31,however, you can pre-order today. In the base model will cost $ 999, in the maximum - for $ 1,649. The stylus is sold separately, its price is $ 99.

Source: Google