HP had unveiled the Chromebook x360 in India earlier this month. Now the company has expanded its Chromebook portfolio by announcing Chromebook 14 series. In a statement Vickram Bedi, Senior Director, Personal Systems, HP Inc. India said, “After the successful introduction of HP Chromebook x360 recently, we are excited to expand our Chromebook portfolio in India to provide exceptional Chrome OS experience and power-packed PC performance to all users.”
The HP Chromebook 14 offers a 14-inch touchscreen display bearing HD resolution. The laptop features a 180-degree hinge and weighs 1.54kgs. On the audio front, the Chromebook 14 is equipped with Bang and Olufsen dual speakers for a rich sound experience. The laptop can be availed in Chalkboard Grey and Snow White colour options.
The new Chromebook 14 is powered by Intel Apollo Lake dual-core processors. The device offers 64GB SSD storage and 100GB of Google Cloud storage. The Chromebook 14 runs Chrome OS with access to more than one million Android apps. The device is capable of booting up in less than 10 seconds, and users can directly access their files and data by just logging into the system with their Google account. The Chromebook 14 also supports local language and syncs with Android smartphones easily.
The Chromebook 14 comes with security features like Verified Boot that performs self-checks to repair any system corruptions. There is built-in virus protection, auto-updates and a Sandboxing feature that runs web pages and apps in an isolated environment to prevent virus infection.
The HP Chromebook 14 draws its power from a 47Whr battery life.
Pricing & Availability:
The HP Chromebook 14 is priced at Rs 23,990 onwards. It is available for purchase at 250 HP World Stores in 28 cities, HP Online Store, Amazon and Flipkart. As a part of the launch offer, customers will get a premium subscription of Google One with 100GB of storage and other exclusive benefits for 12 months. Jio users can avail 2GB high-speed data from JioFi device for one year along with a prime subscription to 14+ Jio Digital apps. Lastly, students will get exclusive meritnation education package up to Rs 35,000.