Google has recently announced the launch of its latest notebook called Google Chromebook Pixel which is the first Chrome OS device designed by the company that comes packed with high end specifications. Physically the device measures 297.7 X 224.6 X 16.2 mm in size and has a weight of around 1.52Kgs. The body of the notebook is made up of anodized aluminium which makes it look smart and stylish. In order to give a clean look to the device, its ventilation grilles are made hidden and its stereo speakers and screws are placed under the backlit keyboard. As per the company, the 12.85 inches of display that comes packed with the notebook has the highest laptop resolution till date which stands at 2560 X 1700 pixels. Its pixel density is 239ppi which is also the highest and capable of delivering bright contents. The display further has an aspect ratio of 3:2 which enables the user to enjoy more vertical screen while browsing. Made up of Corning Gorilla Glass, the display of the notebook is a touch screen which is a first for the Chromebook devices.
Chromebook Pixel runs on dual core 1.8 GHz of Intel Core i5 processor and comes packed with integrated Intel HD 4000 graphics and 4GB of DDR3 RAM. Connectivity in the device is provided through multiple options of WiFi , optional LTE, Bluetooth 3.0, 2 USB 2.0 ports and mini display port. For providing good sound quality, the notebook features built in microphone, combo headphone/mic jack, powerful stereo speakers offers clarity and integrated DSP that offers noise cancellation. The 59 Wh battery of the device is capable of supporting active use time of around 5 hours. Additional specifications include 33GB/64GB Solid State Drive, Drive Cloud storage for 1TB by Google that will be available for 3 years, 720p HD camera, 12 sessions of GoGo Inflight Internet that will be available for free and others. Google Chromebook Pixel is presently available for sale in US and UK. It will come in 2 models which include the standard WiFi model with 32GB storage priced at $1299/£1049 and the LTE Model with 64GB storage that comes for $1449 in US only.