Asus has launched the Chromebox in India. Running on Chrome OS & powered by a Haswell Processor, it is extremely handy and measures only 12 cm x 12 cm.
Asus has launched the Chromebox, a mini desktop for domestic, as well as commercial use.
With a powerful processor the Chromebox supports Chrome OS and it definitely looks promising.
At the launch, Vinay Shetty, the Country Head – Component Business, ASUS (India) said, “We’re excited to launch the Chromebox in India. There’s been an increase in demand for small form factor mini PCs / HTPCs and the Chromebox would be a great alternative for such application.”
Asus would initially sell the Chromebox through its 40 exclusive stores. Enthusiasts may buy the gadget online too.
Based on the response, the ace PC manufacturer would make the product available to its other stores. Presently, Asus has 112 stores in the country.
The Asus Chromebox Models:
The company has launched 3 models of the Chromebox, namely:
1). Chromebox CN60 with Intel Celeron Processor,
2). Chromebox CN60 with Intel Core i3 Processor
3). Chromebox CN60 with Intel Core i7 Processor
The Asus Chromebox Price:
The price of the 3 models is Rs 21,000, Rs 36,500, and Rs 58,000 respectively.
Specifications of the Asus Chromebox:
An extremely handy product, the Chromebox measures 12 cm x 12 cm in dimension. One can easily place it behind any VESA-mountable monitor or HDTV.
With a host of enticing features the device guarantees a hassle-free user experience.
We list below some of the significant features of the Asus Chromebox:
- It is powered by a contemporary Haswell Processor
- Runs on Chrome OS and supports all aspects of Chrome, including quick boot up, separate user accounts, multitasking, and more
- Has access to Chrome apps
- Supports 4K ultra high-definition video playback (the base model – the Chromebox CN60 with Intel Celeron processor is an exception)
- Has an in-built virus protection system
- Is enabled with 802.11 b/g/n dual-band wireless connectivity
- Comes with four USB 3.0 ports, a HDMI port, a Display port, an SD card reader, and a mic-in/headphone-out jack
- The base model comes with 2GB of RAM, and the other two have 4GB RAM
- It is mated with 100GB of free Google Drive space for two years
Overall an alluring product, we expect Asus Chromebox in India to do well with the users.
The PC manufacturer has introduced a product that is contemporary, as well as affordable – exactly what any Indian would want from a gadget!
We hope that this promising widget from the house of Asus does well and we get to see some more exciting devices from them soon!