CES 2017: Asus Unveils Convertible Chromebook With 8GB RAM

On: January 4, 2017

Asus unveiled Chromebook Flip C302CA notebook featuring a silver lid and metal finish ahead of CES trade show in Las Vegas. It boasts a 360-degree rotating display that can operate in four different modes like Tent, Tablet, Laptop and Stand. The convertible notebook by Asus has both Chrome Web Store and Google Play running inside so that users can use regular Chrome extensions as well as Android apps/games.


Moving on, ASUS Chromebook Flip C302CA has a 12.5-inch multi-touch LED screen with 1920 x 1080 pixels Full HD resolution. Powering it is 6th-gen Intel core m3, m7 or Pentium processors with integrated CPU, supporting 8GB of RAM. It comes in 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB storage options. Interestingly, there is also an ambient light sensor for adjusting the screen brightness automatically.


ASUS Chromebook Flip C302CA, as the name suggests, is based on Chrome OS. Hence, it comes with all the bells and whistles which you would find normally on any machine running Chrome OS. It houses an HD web camera up front for video calling in addition to stereo speakers supporting up to 87dB high-fidelity audio.


Talking about the connectivity of ASUS Chromebook Flip C302CA, it supports WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm combo audio jack, and two USB Type-C 3.1 ports. The notebook weighs 1.2kg (including battery) and measures 304 x 210 x 13.7 mm. It packs in 39Wh battery that should last up to 10 hours,

Asus Chromebook Flip C302CA comes in silver colour starting $499 (approximately Rs 32,099) for Intel Core m3 CPU, 4GB RAM, and 32GB storage. The cost will go as high as $1000 (Rs 68,199) for Intel Core m7 CPU, 8GB RAM, and 128GB storage.

Specifications of ASUS Chromebook Flip C302CA

Display 12.5-inch Full HD
Processor Intel Core m3 / m7
Storage 32GB / 64GB / 128GB
Operating System Chrome OS
Battery 39Wh
Tanmay Patange

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