Chromebooks are alternatives to Windows laptops or Macbooks and run on Chrome OS. Although there are a lot of Chromebooks in the market available with almost similar features or may have 1- 2 that may vary. But now bringing a major change in Chromebook, Asus is rumored to be working on the world’s first Chromebook with 17-inch screen size.
Rumored features of the Asus 17-inch Chromebook
- As per Chrome Unboxed, it may be called CX1700.
- Could feature a 17.3-inch FHD display.
- And could be powered by Intel’s Jasper Lake Celeron NS100 processor or Intel Pentium Silver N6000 silicon.
- Paired with 4GB or 8GB of memory alongside 64 GB of storage.
- Additionally, Asus 17-inch Chromebook could feature add up a sizable battery to increase the battery life.
Price and Time of Arrival of Asus 17-inch Chromebook (aka Asus CX1700)
- Rumors are suggesting that Asus CX1700 will soon arrive in August.
- Now talking about the price Asus CX1700 may start from $299, the lowest price at which large screen laptops can be afforded. But according to sites in Switzerland, the prices may hike up to $580.
For now, there are no images about the product but this is for sure that Asus CX1700 Chromebook has to compete with the Macbook Pro or Macbook Air which are much more efficient.
So, do tell us in the comment section below what you think about the upcoming Asus 17-inch Chromebook.
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