Chrome books have become great alternatives to Windows laptops, but also Mac Books. What are the best Chrome books at the moment? Find our full selection.
Initially addressed to the educational community with very affordable prices, Chrome books are no longer reserved for students and are becoming real alternatives to conventional laptops. Our practices have evolved with the arrival of Smartphone, and a good part of the tasks that we perform today on computers revolve around the web browser.
HP CHROMEBOOK X2: THE MOST COMPLETE
HP launched the Chrome book X2 at the very end of 2018, and it remains the complete Chrome book today. It is a premium model which offers to start with a beautiful 12.3-inch screen displaying a “2K” definition (2400 x 1600), an Intel Core i5 processor with two cores (and 4 Threads ) clocked at 1, 2 GHz basic and can go up to 3.2 GHz in “Turbo Boost” mode. You’ll also find 8 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage.
However, it is not this technical sheet that distinguishes the HP Chrome book from its classmates. It is outstanding from the crowd thanks to its detachable keyboard on the one hand and its stylus on the other. You will understand, the HP Chrome book x2 is, therefore, a convertible Chrome book. Sometimes a tablet for consuming content or drawing, sometimes a computer for office tasks. The machine is consequently particularly versatile.
The HP Chrome book X2 also offers a lovely design with finishes that approach visually and to the touch of ceramic according to the brand. It has two USB 3.0 ports and a jack connector. We want more HDMI. HP announces autonomy of approximately 12 hours.
WHY DO WE RECOMMEND THE HP CHROMEBOOK X2?
A beautiful 12-inch screen
It is a Chrome book convertible into a Chrome tablet
Above-average performance of Chrome books
HP CHROMEBOOK X360 11: THE COMPACT
The HP Chrome book x360 11 is a hybrid between a touchpad and an ultrabook thanks to its 11-inch reversible screen. It is intended primarily for those looking for a compact and accessible machine.
It is equipped with an 11.6-inch touch screen with a definition of 1366 x 768 pixels all in a tiny footprint (30.6 x 20.8 x 1.95 cm). We find an Intel Celeron N3350 CPU supported by 4 GB of RAM which can guarantee excellent performance in everyday tasks and has a long battery life of up to 14h.
Its great advantage is its reversible screen which will allow it to transform into a compact tablet to enjoy Android applications on Chrome OS. And despite its reduced size, it has complete connectors with two USB C 3.1 ports (45 W fast charge compatible), 2 USB 3.1 ports, a micros SD card slot and a jack output.
WHY DO WE RECOMMEND THE HP CHROMEBOOK X360 11?
A beautiful technical sheet in a compact format
Tablet use with Android applications
Its affordable price
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ACER CHROMEBOOK CB713: GOOD AND CHEAP
The Acer Chrome book CB713 represents the high-end of Acer in 2019. Even if it does not have the first screen of the Asus Chrome book Flip C434, it is not to be outdone with its 13-inch panel with Quad HD definition (2256 x 1504 pixels) and above all a more accessible price since it is found on average at less than 500 Euros.
The Asus Chrome book CB713
For the rest of its features, there is an Intel Core i3-8130U CPU supported by 8 GB of RAM, and it has a battery life of 10 hours according to the manufacturer. Its aluminium chassis also allows it to weight only 1.40 kg and it has a backlit keyboard.
In terms of connections, there is a USB 3.0 port, two USB C 3.1 ports (45 W fast charge compatible), a jack output and a micro SD card slot.
WHY DO WE RECOMMEND THE ACER CHROMEBOOK CB713?
A reliable and reasonably accessible alternative
Its 13-inch Quad HD screen
Aluminium design and backlit keyboard
ASUS CHROMEBOOK C423: THE BEST VALUE FOR MONEY
Chrome books are the source of computers that we are used to finding at very affordable prices. Even if there has been a move upmarket in recent years, there are still accessible machines that have benefited from innovations. This is particularly the case of the Asus Chrome book C423, which can be found at less than 350 Euros and which remains one of the best value for money since its release.
Asus C423 is arranged as a mid-range solution in the Chrome book universe. Equipped with an Intel Pentium N4200 CPU supported by 8 GB of RAM, it will benefit from a fluid experience for the majority of tasks, and its 64 GB storage will allow it to download a few applications via the Play Store, in addition to being able to work on documents in offline mode to synchronize them with Google Drive later.
For the rest of its features, it has a 14-inch screen with a definition of 1366 x 768 pixels and a 38Wh battery which gives it a battery life of up to 10 hours.
In terms of connections, there are two USB 3.1 ports, two USB C 3.1 ports (45 W fast charge compatible), a jack output and a micro SD card slot.
WHY DO WE RECOMMEND THE ASUS CHROMEBOOK C423?
The Pentium + 8 GB RAM combo
Excellent value for money
Premium aluminium design31