After the success of the first Chromebook laptops, Samsung has launched a new version – the Samsung Chromebook 2 with distinct advantages in design and performance.
The Chromebook Series has become the craze with new technology in late 2013 when it accounted for more than 10% market share of laptops sold in the world market because of the advantages of light weight, long battery life and low price. The only downside to using a Chromebook is that you can only use the Chrome browser.
Samsung Chromebook success with the first model of Chromebook being technology experts as well as user reviews for good performance as well as affordable and battery life quite durable which is thanks to the ARM processor. Now Samsung has released a new version of Chrombook with an 11.6-inch screen and price about the 250 USD.
Samsung Chromebook 2 has pretty good specs, it comes with an Intel Celeron N2840 processor instead of Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5800. It has 2 GB DDR3L SDRAM of 1600MHz and 16 GB of internal memory. It has a better screen resolution, a faster processor and lightweight device.
Samsung Chromebook 2 Case design with faux leather, Samsung has inherited the advantages in the design of Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Tab Pro, but still pay attention to make this Chromebook price low for the competitive market. This design creates luxurious looks for the Samsung Chromebook 2.
The Chromebook 2 is 28.9×20.5×1.7 cm in size, even thinner and lighter than the Retina MacBook Pro. It is also an advantage for those who prefer a Chromebook.
11.6 inch display with sharp resolution of 1366 x 768pixels. With this HD display you can see all content very clear and pixel density is also quite high. Even the wide viewing angle also gives better picture quality than equivalent Chromebook.
Samsung has always been appreciated by the performance of the equipment they produce. The Samsung Chromebook 2 is equipped with an Intel Celeron N2840 processor, 1.3 GHz to 2.16 GHz dual core speed. This configuration of Chromebooks 2 allows using heavy tasks running smoothly benefits of increased performance, while the other one for simple tasks to save energy.
Samsung Chromebooks 2 comes with 720p Cam, which is providing clear and sharp images for the need to use Google Hangouts. The quality of the camera to achieve the minimum requirements, but is not appreciated. And the microphone with the basic sound quality.
The Chromebook often complain about the quality of the keyboard and touchpad. But Samsung Chromebook 2 overcomes these disadvantages. Spacing between the keys is quite comfortable for you and even the key design are slightly concave to the more convenient typing. The Touchpad is not perfect, but as expected, but still use good quality with large area and responsive.
Samsung Chromebook 2 has two small speakers placed near the edge but downwards. The sound quality just is not so excellent when listening via speaker, better sound quality when using headphones. But we also should not require too much of a Chromebook models with the most important criteria is cheaper.
Samsung Chromebook 2 equipped 4080mAh lithium polymer battery, the battery life is relatively good. According to Samsung the Chromebook’s battery life is around 8 and half hours.
Samsung Chromebook 2 with a larger screen, specs and good performance, long battery life, ChromeOS is much improved, luxurious design, thin and light as a device has many advantages. Still can not say that the Chromebook 2 is not replaced your old laptop, but for a popular series and low prices, this Samsung laptop is a worth buying Laptop.
Samsung Chromebook 2 Specs:
- Dimensions of 28.9×20.5×1.7cm
- Weight of 1.2kg
- HD Display of 11.6 inches with LED
- Resolution of 1366×768 pixels
- 1.3 GHz to 2.16 GHz dual core Processor
- Intel Celeron N2840 CPU
- Intel HD Graphics
- 2GB DDR3L RAM
- 16GB eMMC Internal memory
- Connectivity of Wi-Fi – Intel Wireless-AC 7260, Bluetooth, USB 2.0 x USB 3.0, HDMI port and microSD memory card slot
- 2 Stereo speakers and 720p Cam
- Battery capacity of 4080mAh