Google worker reveals a brand new Chromebook Pixel’s due out quickly
The primary Chromebook Pixel wasn’t precisely an enormous vendor, what with its hefty price ticket and all, however Google’s apparently nonetheless getting ready to launch a second model. OMG! Chrome! noticed a video of Renee Niemi, who’s in command of Android and Chrome for Work and Schooling, on the current Google Teamwork occasion, the place she revealed that the corporate’s engaged on the subsequent-gen Pixel that may quickly be slated for launch. Mountain View has since pulled down the video, however the publication transcribed the related half as follows:
We do have a brand new Pixel popping out and will probably be popping out quickly. We can be promoting it however I simply need to set your expectations: this can be a improvement platform. That is actually a proof of idea. We do not make very many of those — we actually do not. And… our builders and our Googlers eat eighty five% of what we produce. However sure, we do have a brand new Pixel popping out.
Because the firm hasn’t formally introduced something but, we do not have the laptop computer’s specs or options to record. Based on OMG! Chrome!, although, it’d nonetheless have the identical 12.eighty five-inch excessive-res display, together with the brand new heaven-despatched, reversible sort C USB port. It’s going to most probably value upwards of a grand (whereas different Chromebooks are priced solely within the lots of of dollars), contemplating the primary Pixel begins at $1,300. There’s additionally an opportunity that the brand new mannequin might be introduced at Google I/O 2015 in Might, as the primary one was launched on the similar occasion again in 2013. We reached out to Google for affirmation and for extra particulars, and we’ll replace this submit as soon as we hear again.
- Key specs
- <a href=”http://www.engadget.com/merchandise/google/chromebook/pixel/” title=”Google Chromebook Pixel evaluations” goal=”_blank”> Critiques • 12 </a>
- Sort Midsize
- Display measurement 12.eighty five inches
- Processor velocity 1.eight GHz
- System RAM four GB
- Most battery life As much as 5 hours
- Dimensions zero.sixty four x eleven.seventy two x eight.eighty four in
- Weight three.35 lb
- Launched 2013-02-21