Indigenous consumer electronics firm Xolo has released the portable Chromebook series budget laptop in India.
The new Xolo Chromebook was originally unveiled last month along with Nexian Chromebook (sold via Amazon India), and now it has been made available in the subcontinent for ₹12,999.
It sports a 11.6 TFT screen with 1366 x 768p resolution and is powered by Chrome OS with 1.8GHz Rockchip quad-core CPU, 2GB RAM, 16GB inbuilt memory (expandable), and packs a 30Whrs battery that can run the laptop for close to 10 hours in a single charge.
Xolo Chromebook also features 1mp HD web-camera on front and boasts of Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi (dual-band and MIMO), two micro-USB ports and standard connectivity ports.
Besides Xolo and Nexian Chromebooks, Google is slated to release new units from ASUS, including the Chromebook Flip, C201 and Samsung, and they will be made available from local retailers in coming months.
Xolo Chromebook availability details:
As of now, Xolo Chromebook is exclusively available on Snapdeal (HERE) for ₹12,999 (MRP). As part of the promotional campaign, the e-commerce site is offering discounts on the device for a limited period. Exchange scheme is also in the offing for consumers who are ready to be part of their old device (smartphone, laptop, desktop and others) for the new Xolo Chromebook.
Key specifications of Xolo Chromebook:
|Display||11.6-inch TFT screen with 1366x768p resolutions|
|Processor||1.8GHz Rockchip RK3288 quad-core (ARM Cortex-A17) with 1MB cache|
|Storage capacity||16GB eMMC SATA, (expandable)|
|Camera||1.0-megapixel web-camera with HD resolution video recording|
|Add-ons||Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac dual bandL 2.4GHz & 5GHz; MIMO), 2 x UBv2.0, 1 x HDMI, SD card support, 3.5mm combined headphone/microphone jack, built-in microphone, Maxim audio chip, speaker 8 ohm, 2 x 2W|
|Dimensions||290.0 x 205 x 17.9 mm|