Again in early February, pre-orders went up for the Chromebook Plus, the primary to release from a couple of Samsung-made Chrome OS laptops with Android app compatibility. Each have been announced during CES, however as you might have spotted, we’re nonetheless ready at the Chromebook Pro to release. Throughout Google I/O this week, we've discovered simply when we will be able to be expecting the Pro model to be to be had.
In keeping with Kan Liu, senior director of product control for Chrome OS, we will be able to be expecting the Chromebook Pro on May 28. Chatting with The Verge, Liu discussed that Android apps at the pc will nonetheless be in beta, even though, that means they won't absolutely beef up window resizing, docking to the aspect of the display, or split-view. All of that capability is scheduled for later this yr.
As a refresh, the Chromebook Pro includes a 12.3″ LED touchscreen show (2400×1600), 4GB LPDDR3 Reminiscence, 32GB e.MMC onerous pressure, 39Wh battery (round 8 hours of lifestyles), 720p webcam, two USB Sort-C ports, SD card fortify, and stylus. The one distinction between the Pro and the Plus is the Intel Core M3 Processor 6Y30, whilst the Chromebook Plus makes use of an ARM OP1 processor designed in particular for Chromebook machines.
As soon as the Chromebook Pro is in any case to be had, we’ll help you know the way to get one.