This Black Friday of 2012, Samsung has released a Chromebook PC in the market, the Samsung XE303C12-A01US. This chromebook comes equipped with the processing power of Samsung Exynos 5 dual processor which incorporates two ARM Cortex A15 cores which runs up to 1.7GHz with shared 1MB L2 cache. This processor targets tablet PCs, so if you were looking for a powerful one, this is not for you. It is designed for simple tasks such as reading ebooks, surfing the web and more.
This Samsung XE303C12-A01US Chromebook is packed with some basic features like 11.6-inch LED high-definition display with matte finish and 1366 x 768 resolution; 16GB solid state drive; 0.3MP webcam with microphone; media reader designed for Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity and SDXC formats; 2GB DDR3L memory; 16GB solid state drive and more.
Other features of this Samsung XE303C12-A01US Chromebook includes USB 3.0 port and 1 USB 2.0 port; Murata high-speed wireless LAN with 802.11a/b/g/n standards; HDMI port; Flat-type touchpad with scroll-scope support; 2-cell lithium-polymer battery and HDMI output port.
The Samsung XE303C12-A01US Chromebook measures around 11.4 inches x 0.7 inches x 8.1 inches and weighs about 2.4 pounds. It runs with Google Chrome operating system. This Black Friday this Chromebook is priced at about $249 at BestBuy.
-Thin and light profile
-larger screen than standard netbooks
-less powerful than full pledge laptops
-less storage capacity