Chromebooks owe their rapid rise in popularity to the wide range of features and ease of usability they offer – long battery life, powerful performance, lightweight – their versatility, speed, and low prices are winning an increasing number of fans. Let’s take a look at the best Chromebooks available on Amazon that will give you value for money and excellent computing experience.
Samsung Chromebook Plus
Weighing approximately 1.35kg, this lightweight laptop can also be used in tablet mode while browsing or reading for a comfortable experience. It comes with a built-in pen that can be used to sketch, edit and make notes, and the best part is that it doesn’t need charging. The laptop comes with a dual-camera setup and can capture clear shots with the 13MP video camera. When it comes to performance and storage, Samsung has equipped it with an Intel Celeron processor, 4GB RAM and 64GB built-in memory (which is expandable up to 400GB) for a smooth and efficient user experience. Last but not least, you can browse and work safely on your everyday applications as Chrome OS supports Google Play Store and provides everything you need to work efficiently.
Google Pixelbook Go
The Google Pixelbook Go is designed to be used on-the-go. Google keeps its tradition of making super lightweight Chromebooks with a fantastic battery life, which enables you to work all day in office or school without having to put it on the charge. The brilliant ‘Hush’ keyboard is also a novel feature that makes your computing experience way better. It comes in variants of 8 GB and 16 GB RAM, both being capable of high performance.
Acer has gradually made its name in the industry due to its quality laptops that deliver great performance at a reasonable price. The Acer R11 has an eye-catching 360-degree flip-and-fold design which allows you to work and browse comfortably. You can enjoy all your favourite movies and series on the 11.6-inch HD touchscreen, which has an energy-efficient LED backlight and a resolution of 1366 x 768p. It has an Intel dual-core n3060 processor (clocked at 1.6GHz can boost up to 2.48GHz), 4GB RAM, and 16GB eMMC storage which should allow you to use all your apps and software without any glitches. It also has an Intel HD graphics 400 with shared graphics memory for all your gaming and designing needs. In terms of connectivity, the laptop is equipped with Bluetooth 4.0, an HDMI port, a USB 2.0 port, a USB 3.0 port, and a port for headphone/microphone. This 2kg Chromebook also has an HD webcam so that you can attend video calls anytime you want.
Lenovo 2020 2-in-1 Convertible Chromebook
When it comes to listing the best laptops across any category, Lenovo is surely among the mentioned brands, and this list is no different. The Lenovo 2020 2-in-1 Convertible Chromebook can be your ultimate companion as you manage your everyday tasks and get work done in no time. Its 11.6-inch HD anti-glare display has a resolution of 1366 x 768p and integrated PowerVR GX6250 graphics which should help deliver good video quality while watching movies and gaming. Under its hood, there is a MediaTek MT8173C Quad-Core processor (base clock speed 1.3 GHz, maximum boost speed 2.16 GHz), 4GB LPDDR3 RAM and 32GB eMMC, which provide ample storage and processing power for smooth functioning. In terms of connectivity, Lenovo has equipped this beast with a USB 3 port, a USB Type-C port, an HDMI port, multiple USB Type-A ports and Wi-Fi. Last but not least, this 1.18kg Chromebook runs on Google Chrome OS and has dimensions 29.72 x 20.57 x 2.03-cms so you can work and relax even when travelling.
Acer Chromebook 514
The Acer Chromebook 514 runs on the Google Chrome OS and has built-in virus protection. The laptop hosts all your favourite Google apps, which means you can use over 2 million Android apps available on Google Play Store. With the Intel Celeron N3350 Dual-Core Processor, 4GB LPDDR4 RAM and 32GB eMMC under its hood, this 1.4kg Chromebook offers premium performance and an additional 100GB of Google Drive space. For connectivity, Acer has added a USB Type-C port and USB Type-A ports on both sides (total 2 of each). Features like a 14-inch FHD widescreen with a resolution of 1920 x 1080p, IPS LED-backlit display, backlit keyboard, and up to 12-hours of claimed battery life make this laptop a great choice for school and college students who like to get things done quickly and in an efficient manner.
HP Chromebook x360 14c-ca0009TU
If you have used an HP laptop before, then you might be eager about the HP Chromebook x360, which combines powerful hardware with the efficient and advanced Google Chrome operating system. With a 10th Gen Intel i5-10110U (clocked at 1.6Ghz), 8GB DDR4 RAM and 128GB SSD under its hood, this Chromebook should offer smooth operations. It has a 14-inch FHD IPS anti-glare micro-edge touchscreen display and Intel UHD Graphics. The laptop weighs 1.65kg. It has features like a webcam privacy switch to turn off your video anytime you want, claimed boot time of under 10 seconds, an integrated fingerprint reader, a magnetic pen dock to ensure you don’t misplace the pen, and a flexible 360-degree hinge design.