Google announces the new Pixelbook with Pixelbook Pen

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Together with the Pixel 2, Google also announced the new Pixelbook, a 4-in-1 Notebook with a stylus that they’re calling Pixelbook Pen.

Pixelbook has an aluminum and glass finish, a 12.3 inches touch screen display and, an edge-to-edge trackpad and back-lit keyboard. It will be powered by 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5 or i7, with up to 16GB RAM and up to 512GB Solid State Drive (SSD) storage. The Pixelbook will be running Google’s own Chrome OS and supports app from the Google Playstore.

Google Pixelbook Specs;

  • 12.3-inch Quad HD LCD touchscreen display with Pixebook Pen support, 2400×1600 @235 ppi, 400 nits, 72% NTSC color
  • 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5 or i7
  • Chrome OS
  • Dual speakers and 4 mics
  • 8GB/ 16GB RAM
  • 128GB, 256GB, or 512GB (NVME support) Solid State Drive (SSD)
  • Aluminum unibody
  • Glass detail with Corning® Gorilla® Glass
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 2×2 (MIMO), dual-band (2.4 GHz, 5.0 GHz), Bluetooth 4.2
  • Full size backlit keyboard with 19 mm pitch and a dedicated Google Assistant key
  • Edge-to-edge etched glass trackpad
  • 720p @ 60FPS front facing camera
  • TPM Chip for on-device security
  • Sensor: 3-axis Gyroscope/Accelerometer, Magnetometer, Ambient Light, Hall Effect
  • Two (2) USB-Cs, 4K display output, 3.5 mm headphone jack
  • Dimensions: 290.4 mm x 220.8 mm x 10.3 mm
  • Weight:1.1 kg
  • 41 Whr battery
  • Color: Silver

The Pixelbook is now available for pre-order and will be available in 3 configurations;

  • Intel® Core™ i5, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD for $999.
  • Intel® Core™ i5, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD for $1,199.
  • Intel® Core™ i7, 16GB RAM, 512GB NVMe SSD for $1449.

Together with the Pixelbook, Google introduces a stylus for the Pixelbook that they’re calling Pixelbook Pen. Pixelbook Pen was designed and developed in partnership with Wacom. The Pixebook Pen only have 10ms latency, 60 degree angular awareness and 2000+ levels of pressure sensitivity. Pixelbook Pen is now available for pre-order for $99.

Last modified: October 6, 2017

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