Toshiba announced 13.3-inch Chromebook 2

Toshiba has announced two models of Google Chromebook that are dubbed as Chromebook 2 in an event at IFA 2014. Both the models by Toshiba sport a 13.3 inch display in a 12-inch silver chassis. The first model is priced at $249 and features 1,280 x 720 HD display while the high-end model has a 1,366×768-pixel resolution display and will cost $330. Toshiba Chromebook weighs only 2.95 pounds and the overall device measures 12.6 x 8.4 x 0.76-inches and weighs 2.95 pounds.


The Chromebook 2 will be available starting from 5th of October featuring Intel Celeron N2840 Bay Trail processor for both the models and 16 GB of storage. It will also come with USB 3.0 and HDMI output, an SD card reader, and 802.11ac WiFi. The battery life is rated up to 9 hours for the high-end model while 11 hours for the standard one.

Toshiba is also offering 100GB of free Google Drive storage for two years. Toshiba Chromebook 2 also have SkullCandy audio with high-quality bass and a wide range of audio. There are no words of its availability in India yet.

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