Google Pixelbook Launched: Specifications | Price

Google Pixelbook Launched: Specifications | Price

Google Pixelbook Launched: Specifications | Price

by October 16, 2019

Google had it’s “Made by Google” event yesterday in New York. Pixel 4, Pixel 4 Xl, Pixel buds, Nest mini, Nest Wifi, and the new Chromebook Pixelbook Go were launched at the event. Pixelbook Go is the successor of the Pixelbook. 

Features and Specifications

Pixelbook Go is going to be launched 3 variants, 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB, all have a 13.3-inch touchscreen and 16:9 aspect ratio. It is crafted from magnesium alloy and has a traditional clamshell design. Pixelbook Go can be configured with up to an Intel Core i7 chipset and up to 8GB RAM. It has the latest ChromeOS and will feature Titan C chip which will help with advanced data security and Google accounts on the Chromebook. It is said to have a battery life of up to 12 hours. With just 20 minutes of charge, the Pixelbook can be used for up to 2 hours. Google also introduced something called “Hush Keys” that offers a quiet typing experience. The bottom of the laptop is ribbed and hence provides an easier grip. Pixelbook is said to be very portable. It weighs 2.3 pounds and is half an inch thick. It gives the MacBook vibes when it is open.

PIXELBOOK GO SPECS

  • Processor: 8th Gen Intel Core i3, i5, or i7

  • RAM: 8GB / 16GB of RAM

  • Storage: 64GB / 128GB / 256GB SSD

  • Weight: 2.3 pounds

  • Thickness: 0.5 inches

  • Battery: 12 hours,

  • Display: 13.3-inch, 16:9 touchscreen; HD (1920 x 1080) or 4K (3840 x 2160)

  • Camera: Front-facing 2MP, 60 fps, 1080p video

  • Wi-Fi: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 2×2 (MIMO), dual-band (2.4 GHz, 5.0 GHz)

  • Bluetooth: 4.2

Pricing and Availability

It would be available in two colour variants, Just Black and Not Pink. Pixelbook’s price will start at $649, which is roughly Rs. 46,400. The laptop is available for pre-order in the US and Canada and will be available from Jan 2020 in the UK. There has been no information about it being launched in India. 

  • $649: 8GB RAM, 64GB SSD, FHD, 8th Gen Intel Core m3

  • $849: 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD, FHD, 8th Gen Intel Core i5

  • $999: 16GB RAM, 128GB SSD, FHD, 8th Gen Intel Core i5

  • $1,399: 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, UHD, 8th Gen Intel Core i7