HP Chromebook x360 14a with Intel chipset officially debuts in India. Last year, this Chromebook x360 14a debuted as the first-ever AMD-powered Chromebook from the tech giant. Now, HP brings this Chromebook x360 14a with the latest Intel processor. Meanwhile, HP touts this Chromebook laptop to “cater to the needs of students” at an affordable price point. This Chrome book is available in three color options. The HP Chromebook x360 14a comes in Mineral Silver, Ceramic White, and Forest Teal colors. HP India confirmed that these x360 14a laptops would go live on sale at the launch via HP India’s official website. It will also be available via other online and offline retail channels present across the country.
HP Chromebook x360 14a with Intel chipset
The latest HP laptop comes with a 14-inch HD touchscreen which offers around 300 nits of maximum screen brightness. Last year’s HP Chromebook x360 14a gets its power from an AMD 3015Ce processor. Now, the latest Chromebook x360 is powered by the Intel Celeron processor. The chipset will also come in integration with Intel graphics. Furthermore, the chipset will pair with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of eMMC onboard storage.
HP India during the launch event
Tech giant, HP India claimed that this Chromebook could offer up to 14 hours of battery life on a single charge during the launch. Additionally, the AMD variant of the Chromebook x360 can offer up to 12 hours of battery life on a single charge. During the launch event, Vickram Bedi, Senior Director, HP India, “With the increasingly important role of PCs in today’s hybrid learning environment, we are introducing the new Chrome book x360 14a designed to provide digital learners with the performance that they need for everyday tasks. This portable powerhouse is lightweight, slim, and offers great value to our young students.”
HP Chromebook x360 14a price
The HP Chromebook x360 14a price in India starts at Rs 29999 for the sole variant. The only variant of this Chromebook x360 is available in three color variants: Mineral Silver, Ceramic White, and Forest Teal color shades. The latest Chromebook x360 14a will be available for purchase in India in the coming days. Interested customers can purchase their notebooks via online and offline retail channels in the coming days.
Last year, the tech giant also launched the Chromebook x360 14a with the AMD processor. Regarding the pricing for the AMD variant in India, the Chromebook x360 14a with AMD chipset price starts at Rs 32999. The AMD variant of this Chromebook x360 14a is available on Amazon India with a discounted price of under Rs 31000. The AMD variant of Chromebook x360 14a is also available in three colorways. It includes Ceramic White, Mineral Silver, and Forest Teal shades. Besides this AMD-powered Chromebook, HP also launched another HP lightweight laptop last year with the name HP Pavilion Aero 13.
HP Chromebook x360 14a Specifications
HP India has launched this Chromebook, targeting students aged 8 to 18 years, and it runs on the latest Chrome OS out of the box. Additionally, the latest HP Chromebook x360 14a sports a 14-inch HD touchscreen display, and this laptop comes with an 81 percent screen-to-body ratio. The display on this Chromebook x360 14a can reach a peak brightness of around 300 nits. At the same time, the display on the AMD variant can reach a peak brightness of 250 nits.
The Chromebook x360 14a features a full-size keyboard with the Google “Everything” key. Furthermore, this key will allow users to search any query online with a single keypress, allowing several keyboard shortcuts. Meanwhile, like the AMD variant, the users with Intel-powered Chromebook will also get 100GB of cloud storage free for a year.
An Intel Celeron N4120 processor powers the new HP Chromebook x360 14a laptop model. This chipset comes in pairs with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of eMMC storage. Furthermore, the AMD variant of Chromebook x360 14a is powered by an AMD 3015Ce processor with AMD Radeon integrated graphics.
Both the Intel and AMD-powered Chromebook support storage expansion. Here, the internal storage can be expanded via a microSD card by up to 256GB. Furthermore, the latest HP laptop weighs around 1.49kg. With both Intel and AMD Processor, the HP Chromebook x360 14a will take on the likes of Samsung Galaxy Chromebook Go with Intel Jasper Lake Celeron processor, Acer Chromebook 314, Acer Chromebook 315, Acer Chromebook Spin 513.
Furthermore, it packs a battery that supports 45W HP Fast charging technology over a Type C port. HP claims that this battery can offer you a battery backup for up to 14 hours on a single charge. For video calling, the HP Chromebook x360 14a laptop also packs an HD camera and dual-array microphones.
For audio, it also gets dual speaker support. In terms of connectivity options, this HP Chromebook gets Realtek RTL8822CE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac (2×2) Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 5.0. Other Port also includes 2x SuperSpeed USB Type-C 5Gbps (USB Power Delivery, DisplayPort 1.4). Moreover, there is a 1x SuperSpeed USB Type-A (5Gbps), and 1x headphone/microphone combo. Also, Read – HP Omen 16 (2021) the gaming laptop with 11th Gen Intel Core processor launched in India