Samsung Chromebook 2: A Sneak Peek

The Samsung Chromebook 2 with its stylish design, good battery backup, high screen resolution, and reasonable price is all set to capture the US markets in end-April this year.

Expected to hit the US markets during the last week of April 2014, the Samsung Chromebook 2, powered by Google Chrome, promises to give tough competition to the prevailing chromebooks from Acer, Toshiba, HP, and more. While the availability to the rest of the world is still under wraps, this classy ultra-portable laptop has already created a buzz among the prospective buyers, especially students.


This stylish product from Samsung sports a faux-leather dark finish with evident seams, which add to its elegance, and make it resemble the Galaxy Note 3 & the Galaxy Grand 2. Also inspired by the Samsung Ativ Book 9 design, this laptop is available in two different screen size models – 11.6 inches & 13.3 inches.

The 11.6-inch model comes in two colors – black & white, while the 13.3-inch model looks enticing in a gleaming titan grey body.


 With 4 GB RAM & 16GB onboard storage, both the models offer convenient keyboards and smooth touchpads. Powered by 1.9 GHz Samsung Exynos 5-Octa Processor, the 11.6-inch model makes multitasking easier and its 1366 X 768-pixeldisplay provides a decent level of brightness. The 13.3-inch model, equipped with an Exynos 5 Processor and a 1920 X 1080-pixel display presents a better view with higher brightness.

With a battery life of 8 hours, both the models boot in about 10 seconds. Another important Samsung Chromebook 2 feature is its 720p HD web camera which will enable its users to store their special moments through sharp images, enjoy video chats, and record 720p videos.

Apart from the essential ports, the USB 3.0 & USB 2.0, the Samsung Chromebook 2 laptop also has a HDMI port which connects to HDTV screens and provides an enriching movie & video watching experience. Both the models possess the microSD multimedia card reader programmed to read cards of various formats. Available with an optional 3G modem, the other features of Samsung Chromebook 2 includea built-in dual band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, and Bluetooth 3.0.

The first chromebook certified for Google Hangout chats, also includes few preloaded products from Google, such as Gmail, Google Search, YouTube, and more.

The Samsung Chromebook 2 Price in India would range between Rs. 19,500 to Rs. 21,000 for the 11.6-inch model and Rs. 24,500 to Rs. 25,500 for the 13.3-inch model. With a few days left for it to reach the US markets, buyers are looking forward to the Samsung Chromebook 2 review and the feedback from its users. 

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